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Haitian migrants milled around makeshift shelters held up with giant reeds, as wind blew dust through the camp littered with plastic bottles and overflowing trash bags. Some migrants sat on plastic paint cans or the ground while others hung clothes to dry on the bamboo-like carrizo cane.

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Cooler temperatures, sunny skies and low humidity levels have brought near ideal Fall weather to Galveston County. Minimum temperatures this morning ranged from 70 degrees on Galveston Island to the low-60’s over northwest portions of the County. Cool mornings and mild to warm afternoons (wi…

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Many Haitian migrants camped in a small Texas border town are being released in the United States, two U.S. officials said Tuesday, undercutting the Biden administration’s public statements that the thousands in the camp faced immediate expulsion.

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More than 6,000 Haitians and other migrants have been removed from an encampment at a Texas border town, U.S. officials said Monday as they defended a strong response that included immediately expelling migrants to their impoverished Caribbean country and using horse patrols to stop them from entering the town.

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The Salvation Army Galveston County will begin registration for its annual Angel Tree Christmas assistance program Oct. 5, Community Relations/Development Manager Holly McDonald said.