Does a meme mean that a local representative wants to leave the Union?
While more people voted, the balance of power in the county remained about the same as it has been in recent elections: with Republicans in a strong position to stay in power.
La Marque City Councilwoman Casey McAuliffe pushed back against criticism about organizing a Drag Queen Story Time event in Galveston.
Expect to spend more than a little while in the voting booth this year. Some voters will be able to cast votes on nearly 50 different races and propositions on Election Day.
Candidates Roger "Bo" Quiroga and Craig Brown raised tens of thousands of dollars in the COVID-extended race to be Galveston's next mayor
Galveston and other Texas cities were allowed to close their beaches on Independence Day. The Texas Freedom Caucus questions the legality.
Galveston's state reps asks whether people should be allowed to jump into local elections that were supposed to be decided months ago.
Applications have opened up for November's city council election in League City, one of many elections that will be on a crowded November ballot.
Facebook, Target and the state of Virginia are giving employees time off on June 19. But in Galveston, only one public agency gives its employees a day off on Juneteenth.