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An $8.4 million project to expand a U.S. Marine Corps Reserve building in Galveston could be canceled to free up money to build a proposed wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, according to military officials.

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Many obstacles prevent families from eating home-cooked, healthy foods, which are inextricably tied to accessibility, income disparity, education and class. Galveston’s Own Farmers Market contributes toward a different idea of the local foods movement, one cognizant of long-established socia…

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A Galveston County family is suing a Texas City doctor’s office and one of its employees, asserting they failed to read a test properly and it led to their father’s death from a heart attack shortly afterward.

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Spring will officially arrive on Wednesday, accompanied by a full moon and probably clear enough skies to make for a fine spring evening. Sunny skies through the end of week may also cheer up those weary of the persistent clouds, fog and rain that have prevailed over the past couple of month…

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Officials on Friday identified the man who died as while in custody of the Galveston County Jail as a La Marque man who had been arrested in January.

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Playing under the bright lights of BBVA Compass Stadium, the Santa Fe Indians found some magic on the professional pitch Saturday night as they scored a 2-1 upset victory over the Texas City Stings.

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Parents, you may not think your teen is listening, but you make the biggest difference. Research from the Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration (www.samhsa.gov) shows that the No. 1 influence on youth behavior is still parents.

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Cindy Milina was spot on in her response to the blather of L. David Bond (“Commentator was wrong on Trump tax cuts,” The Daily News, March 6).

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With gasoline $5 less than Obama’s mandate, Trump’s energy policy is helping even Trump haters. My February bill for 55 gallons of gasoline was $41.59 less than my 53 gallon January 2017 bill. Combined with lower utility prices saving me $80-plus a month.

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This is a comment on where our society has finally reached in terms of justice for the victims: As stated in several articles in this paper, Judge John Ellisor of the 122nd District Court has chosen to move the Santa Fe school shooting trial out of the county in which it occurred. 

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The Board of Pilot Commissioners for Galveston County has found itself thrust into the spotlight as fights erupt over rising rates and fog delays greatly affecting waterfront commerce.

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Davionna Driscoll blanked the Tors over the final six innings and got just enough offense from her teammates to give the Stingarees a 3-2 home win that improved their record to 5-3 overall and 2-1 in District 22-5A.

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A strong cold front sent overnight temperatures plunging to as low as 30 degrees over inland parts of the county. Fortunately, as predicted, Galveston Island and areas close to the bay, avoided freezing temperatures with morning lows of 35 degrees at Scholes International Airport in Galvesto…

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The Galveston County Criminal District Attorney’s Office has received federal funding to promote community awareness of crime victims’ rights and services during National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, which will be April 7 through April 13.

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Norman Lee Schlotter, 39, has been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, Sheriff Henry Trochesset said. He was in the Galveston County jail as of late Thursday on $80,000 bond, Trochesset said.

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With many weekend events planned, including the second week end of Mardi Gras, there is plenty of interest in what the weather will bring for the next five to seven days.

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A Galveston County judge has decided to move the trial of accused Santa Fe shooter Dimitrios Pagourtzis out of Galveston County, attorneys confirmed on Wednesday afternoon.

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District games scheduled for Tuesday night were delayed for a day. Among the few teams that attempted to play were Friendswood and Texas City (both 1-0 in District 22-5A), after first agreeing to change the game's venue from Friendswood High School to Texas City High School.

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The Texas City Stings did what they could to give themselves a chance to win Monday’s Region III-5A quarterfinal playoff game, but were unable to get a late, momentum-shifting moment as the Fort Bend Hightower Hurricanes escaped with a 49-48 win at Pearland High School.

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Out-sized like they have been most of their season, the Texas City Stings pounced on the limited opportunities given to them by the Angleton Wildcats and came away with a 71-61 win in Friday’s Region III-5A area round playoff game at Alvin High School.

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Following a busy schedule Tuesday of UIL playoff games involving nine Galveston County high school basketball teams, only the boys teams from Dickinson, Friendswood and Texas City are left still standing when the proverbial dust settled. Here’s a look at what’s on the schedule Friday.