Upset over a recent break-up, a Texas City woman arrested last week laid in wait in front of her ex's home armed with a shotgun, police said.
Galveston County Sheriff’s deputies Monday arrested a 16-year-old Texas City High School student in connection with threats written on a bathroom wall, district officials said.
A broken baling machine means Galveston's recycling center will have to pause disposing of some material over the next week, a city spokeswoman said.
The Galveston County Sheriff's Office stationed more deputies at Texas City High School on Friday morning, after the school received a report of a threat written on a bathroom wall, a school district spokeswoman said.
A 19-year-old man was arrested Wednesday and accused of causing thousands of dollars of damage to rental trailer he lived in with his girlfriend earlier this year, police said.
A police officer attempting to serve a warrant shot and killed a man this morning in the 300 block of Waco Street, the police department reported in a written statement.
Galveston's high school was locked down for about an hour on Tuesday morning, after one student told authorities that another student had a gun.
Two island bartenders were charged with over-serving a Galveston woman accused of running down two bicyclists with her car earlier this summer, killing one of them, police said.
A 38-year-old man was arrested Friday, days after he allegedly exposed himself to a 11-year-old child inside a Bacliff discount store, the Galveston Sheriff's Office said.
A Galveston man was arrested and charged with multiple felonies earlier this week after he allegedly killed a family pet, and threatened to kill his longtime girlfriend, police said.
During the same incident, the man's 4-year-old son accidentally shot an AK-47 that had apparently been left laying on a bed while fully loaded, police said.
A 40-year-old man was taken to the hospital early Thursday morning following an hours-long standoff with a SWAT team, the Texas City Police Department said.
League City is asking for public input as it prepares to apply for a grant to fund improvements at a park in a neighborhood badly damaged during Hurricane Harvey.
School officials on Friday said they had identified a group of students who were recorded fighting with each other outside Ball High School on Thursday afternoon.
Days after a burned out van was found on Galveston's West End, search crews fanned out around the area to try to find any sign of a missing Houston brother and sister connected to the vehicle.
Tropical Storm Gordon officially formed early Monday, but projections had the storm steering away from the Texas coast, according to the National Weather Service.
A tropical disturbance hovering near the Bahamas has a higher chance of developing into a storm or depression, but meteorologists weren’t certain Sunday what path the storm will take through the Gulf of Mexico, according to the National Weather Service.
A.R. “Babe” Schwartz, the former state senator who pioneered laws protecting access to Texas beaches, will be buried Wednesday at the state cemetery in Austin.
Meteorologists are monitoring a tropical disturbance near the Bahamas that could move into the Gulf of Mexico, and possibly onto the Texas coast, during the week, according to the National Weather Service.
Demetrius Leonard Santana, 19, pleaded guilty to one count of deadly conduct discharging a firearm and was sentenced as part of a plea agreement, court records show.
Clear Creek Independent School District is forming a committee to develop new school boundaries to accommodate the opening of the new elementary school, officials said.
The Galveston Police Department warned visitors to the island that they may be towed this holiday weekend if they attempt to park on parts Seawall Boulevard overnight.
Prosecutors have charged two men who were injured in a Fourth of July shooting in the Delany Cove subdivision with conspiracy to commit aggravated robbery.
Thomas Francis Riley IV, 55, pleaded guilty to one count of burglary of a habitation and was sentenced as part of a plea agreement, Assistant District Attorney Ross Hill said.
A national financial information company has upgraded the Port of Galveston’s bond rating from a BBB+ rating to an A- rating, a decision that could produce benefits as leaders of the public docks search for ways to pay for costly infrastructure improvements.
Victims of the Santa Fe High School shooting have until Sept. 10 to apply to receive a portion of the donations collected by Santa Fe Education Foundation after the May 18 shooting.
The U.S. Coast Guard search crews spent most of Monday looking for the owner of an empty kayak on Bolivar Peninsula, but called off the search as night fell