We must be honest with ourselves: The culmination of 2021 was devastating. We have a raging pandemic; an intensified assault on basic civil and human rights; an unrelenting attack on the right for individuals to choose and vote for leaders; and never-ending attempts to masquerade a bald-face…
I was asked to support and vote for Beto O'Rourke. I replied that I couldn't. I don't want a moron living in the Texas governor's mansion. The stumbling, bumbling incompetent residing at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. is more than enough.
Two commissioners overrode the objections of Galveston County Judge Mark Henry to maintain the county's $30,000 contract with an advocacy group that fights windstorm insurance rate hikes.
I don’t know whether the internet, Twitter in particular, has contributed to my lack of understanding of abbreviations and acronyms, but I’m certainly befuddled lately by the use of letters standing for something. They’re everywhere.
The pick-up truck rolled through a wooden fence separating the convenience store parking lot from an apartment complex and rolled into the bedroom of an apartment unit.
Discussion of the proposal isn’t likely to move fast. Galveston Mayor Craig Brown said he's hopeful all involved parties will come to an agreement this summer.
The omicron surge has increased the workload at the University of Texas Medical Branch's medical labs, where technicians are processing up to 3,000 tests a day.
A strong showing on the boards and a hot-shooting second quarter helped the Mavericks bounce back for a 54-40 win over the Stings at home in District 22-5A action Friday night.
No other information about the incident was released and no charges have been filed in connection to the girl's disappearance, police said.
More than half of eligible people in Galveston County are vaccinated, but the county's vaccination rate has slowed to a trickle.
Galveston County followed through on a threat to sue Boon-Chapman Benefit Administrators over a dispute centered around payments for health care for jail inmates at the University of Texas Medical Branch.
One of my fondest childhood memories was when my twin brother and I were around 12 years old; we desperately wanted a PlayStation. For months we would nag our mother about getting one for Christmas. December came around and, most of the month, our mother kept telling us, “I have a major surp…
More than 20 percent of absentee ballot applications in Galveston County have been rejected this year, mainly because they lack ID information required under a new state law, officials said.
I believe Texas is a great state. I believe Texas' governmental leaders are all good. I believe we have a good governor in Greg Abbott. I believe Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick is a good leader, too. I believe they're doing a good job during the pandemic. I also believe President Joe Biden is doing a …
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The Campaign Legal Center said recent changes to commissioner precincts are part of a "pattern of discrimination" started in Galveston County in 2011.
A welcome return of milder weather will be brief with a strong cold front reaching the coast by late Wednesday or early Thursday. The front will be accompanied by thunderstorms.