When Judge Janis Yarbrough announced that the adoption and name change were granted, Amber Alston, 16, burst into tears.
Each playoff match as their lineup was being introduced, the Clear Falls Knights were reminded just how far they had come.
The Clear Falls Knights couldn’t overcome the many weapons of The Woodlands Highlanders as they were defeated 22-25, 22-25, 25-21, 25-27 on Saturday in the Class 6A volleyball state championship match at the Curtis Culwell Center.
For the second straight week, the Friendswood Mustangs attempted a late game comeback, trailing 28-13 in the fourth.
Some critics of the proposed land development regulations in Galveston contend that the process has been uneven, and thus unfair.
Tears well up in the young man’s eyes — his voice fighting to remain steady.
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Tommy Armour III made a 4-foot birdie putt on the first playoff hole for a one-shot victory over Lee Janzen at the Callaway Pebble Beach Invitational.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Eli Manning threw a 3-yard touchdown pass to rookie Odell Beckham Jr. and the New York Giants grabbed a 7-3 lead over the Dallas Cowboys after the first quarter on Sunday night.
The transition from life in the military to that of the civilian world can be jarring and at times difficult to navigate, but there are organizations across the county to help former service members make the transition.
According to the Weather Channel, home buyers may want to think twice before buying real estate in Galveston County.
CLEAR LAKE SHORES — The city hired a firm to conduct an environmental survey of the lot used for the farmers’ market due to concerns of pollution on the site.
CLEAR LAKE SHORES — After years of thought and planning, though, city leaders and residents hope that the up-and-coming Town Center will help put a more distinctive stamp on the small city, where residents are as likely to get around by golf course as they are by car.
TEXAS CITY — Air quality has improved for the fourth straight year, according to the toxicology division of the state’s environmental commission.
From city officials in Santa Fe to Bayou Vista, Friendswood to League City and all places in between, the message is pretty much the same. When it comes to mosquito complaints, call the county, not us.
Residents of the League City and Kemah communities are the recipients of the newest newspaper in Texas.
HOUSTON — With the help of a 440-ton crane, the space shuttle replica Independence lifted off Thursday morning and landed safely on the back of a historic shuttle carrier Boeing 747.
Galveston Bay will again be the site for the largest youth regatta in the state of Texas as the six-day Texas Youth Race Week sets sail Saturday.
The county’s Animal Resource Center budget proposal might have shrunk, but not all member cities seem ready to give their vote of approval.
Speedboats aim to break last year’s record of 171 mph on 1-mile course
The National Weather Service has declared a tornado watch in effect in Galveston County until 9 p.m.
The net taxable value of property in Galveston County rose almost 6 percent to $22.67 billion for 2014, up from $21.41 billion in 2013, according to preliminary numbers from the central appraisal district.
CLEAR LAKE SHORES — Searches last week in a small, north county community led to charges against a second man accused of possessing child pornography, authorities said Wednesday.
CLEAR LAKE SHORES — The tranquillity of this small north county community was disrupted during the weekend by a pair of raids and an arrest on Friday of 70-year-old man on child pornography possession charges.
CLEAR LAKE SHORES — Federal authorities on Thursday morning searched a home in Clear Lake Shores, but an official declined to comment on what led to the issuance of the search warrant.
GALVESTON — A brief, but fierce, storm early Sunday morning collapsed scaffolding along The Strand in Galveston, knocked down a few trees across the county and fried the electronics of a yacht.
Interstate 45 tops the list of the county’s 13 deadliest highways, more than doubling the number of fatal crashes elsewhere in the last six years, state officials said.
KEMAH — Voluntary efforts to curb the demand for water in the Kemah and Clear Lake Shores area have failed, water district officials said Friday.
CLEAR LAKE SHORES — A Bellaire man was arrested Friday at a house in Clear Lake Shores on a warrant charging him with the sexual assault of a child, authorities said.
The ballots for the May municipal and school board elections are set.
There are 21 contested races on the May 11th ballot for the area’s city and school board elections.
Bulletin Board published in The Daily News for Feb. 16
CLEAR LAKE SHORES — The farmers market has a bumper crop of vendors since new leaders took over last fall.
CLEAR LAKE SHORES — The first phase of the proposed Town Center will be going out to bid soon.
CLEAR LAKE SHORES — George Jones is the new city administrator for Clear Lake Shores. He took over for Paul Shelley, who retired Tuesday.
CLEAR LAKE SHORES — Paul Shelley headed into his first day of retirement Wednesday after 21 years of service to the city.
CLEAR LAKE SHORES — The city offered George Jones of Tulsa, Okla. the city administrator’s position Monday.
CLEAR LAKE SHORES — The city council will have two empty staff positions to fill at the start of the new year.
CLEAR LAKE SHORES — A man was charged with felony drug possession after police said they found more than two pounds of marijuana in his house.
HOUSTON — The Space Shuttle Endeavour touched down at Ellington Field on Wednesday morning on its way to its new home in Los Angeles.
Wednesday was dubbed "Chick-fil-A appreciation day" by Mike Huckabee and nationwide the restaurants were packed with customers.
KEMAH — A late change in an early voting location has Republicans and Democrats accusing each other of foul play.
KEMAH — A wide array of 16 candidates have applied to be appointed the interim Precinct 7 Justice of the Peace.
CLEAR LAKE SHORES — The city of Clear Lake Shores has filed a lawsuit against former City Councilman Jackie Fuller.
NASSAU BAY — The final 1.4-mile journey for the shuttle replica once called Explorer from Clear Lake to Space Center didn’t go exactly as planned.
CLEAR LAKE — It might not have been the real thing but the arrival of the mock-up space shuttle created quite a buzz Friday.
In the crowded Republican field for Galveston County sheriff it’s tough to determine who the front-runner might be.
FRIENDSWOOD — The home Republican state representative candidate Ryan Sitton lives in and the house's address on his campaign application are not the same.
From Galveston to Clear Lake Shores Santa Fe to Tiki Island and most parts in between today is election day.
Today is the beginning of the end of the 2012 municipal and school district election season.
Voters can head to the polls better informed through The Daily News' candidate questionnaires.
The hiring a special prosecutor and investigator had the courthouse buzzing with one question: ”Who is under investigation?”
CLEAR LAKE SHORES — Charges were dropped against Allan Batchelor after he was arrested for a post he made against a candidate's wife.
CLEAR LAKE SHORES — A blogger was arrested for posting the email address of a candidate's wife and encouraging people to spam her.
The ongoing saga of the county's attempts to redraw political lines took another turn Tuesday over an attempt to force talks into the open.
LA MARQUE — No city officials will face criminal charges after the district attorney’s office finished a yearlong investigation.
What had been a three-man race for Galveston mayor in May turned into a four-way contest on the last day of candidate filing Monday.
Monday is the first day candidates in city and school board elections can file for office.
GALVESTON — Plans for a resurrected pleasure pier at 25th Street envision a retail center on the north side of Seawall Boulevard.
LEAGUE CITY — For all the hype a line of thunderstorms that prompted tornado and severe storm warnings didn’t amount to much Wednesday afternoon.
GALVESTON — Questions are raised about whether the jurist lied on a 2010 application for placement on the Republican Party primary ballot.
GALVESTON — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has done an about face and will change its approach to dredging the Intracoastal Waterway.
LEAGUE CITY — Clear Creek Independent School District on Monday released proposed school zone attendance maps for elementary schools.
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