Notices are going to those with interests in Magnolia Creek improvement district.
Notices are going to those with interests in Magnolia Creek improvement district.
GALVESTON — U.S. Coast Guard crews practiced both offshore and near shore rescues at the pass, which is prone to rip currents.
FRIENDSWOOD — Pinch-hitter Hunter Kirkland’s two-run homer over the left-field wall in the bottom of the seventh inning gave the Mustangs a walk-off 2-0 win over Ball High in the season finale Tuesday night and a second seed in the playoffs from District 24-4A.
It’s the time of year when high school softball players’ dream to play in the state tournament at the University of Texas seems more real than ever.
Tim Paulissen, League City’s mayor, went to Charlotte Motor Speedway in North Carolina to celebrate the 50th birthday of the Ford Mustang.
With some city leaders and candidates are still talking about restricting or banning short-term rentals in Galveston, its only logical that candidates and residents should be informed of the facts.
Q: Is it really possible to grow a pineapple from the top portion of a fresh pineapple purchased from the grocery store?
GALVESTON — The Galveston Arts Center will honor the contributions and accomplishments of Susan Shirley Eckel at the annual Sunset Buffet from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. May 18.
BEIJING (AP) — At age 32, Jason Jia already is the kind of customer luxury automakers are seeking as competition grows in China's lucrative but crowded market.
CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian security officials say a senior police officer has died after an explosive device placed under his car went off in a western Cairo suburb.
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.
KEMAH — A Sugar Land man was charged with creating a bomb scare Saturday that forced authorities to bring out bomb disposal teams and to lock down a Walmart store for four hours.
KEMAH — A man died in an apparent suicide while in the custody of Kemah police early Friday, officials said.
KEMAH — Police, school district officials and a private transportation company are continuing to investigate two Saturday incidents on the Kemah Boardwalk that ended with prom night being cut short for more than 50 teenagers and two party bus drivers charged with providing alcohol to minors.
KEMAH — Three people were charged late Saturday night when two separate charter buses with high school students celebrating prom were stopped.
KEMAH — About 50 out-of-county students’ prom night ended early Saturday on the Kemah Boardwalk, when a party bus driver chauffeuring the teenagers was arrested, and one student was taken to the hospital to be treated for an unknown medical issue, police said.
LEAGUE CITY — Clear Creek tennis coach Patrick Marrie can breathe a sigh of relief.
KEMAH — Just as spring break means warmer days, families flocking to beaches and children riding amusement rides, it can also mean heavy traffic for one popular Galveston County destination.
KEMAH — Horse-drawn carriages will once again be on Kemah’s streets after the City Council approved temporary routes for the carriages.
KEMAH — For the past three weeks, a regular feature near Kemah’s touristy boardwalk — horse-drawn carriages — has been missing.
An iconic Kemah eatery is soon to celebrate the big 4-0. T-Bone Tom’s, 707 state Highway 146, will mark the milestone Feb. 1 with cake and several specials.
KEMAH — Driver inattention on a busy thoroughfare caused a six-vehicle crash Monday morning that sent at least two people to the hospital, authorities said.
The “Bay Area Houston Idol” begins Tuesday at Jackie’s Brickhouse, 1053 Marina Bay Blvd in Kemah.
KEMAH — The driver of a truck heading north on state Highway 146 in Kemah was taken to the hospital after crashing the vehicle into several parked cars in a parking lot.
KEMAH — The house donated by ABC’s “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” to the Beach family in 2010 is for sale.
The founders of the Kemah-based Triumphant Tails canine rescue group have been in Brazoria County since before Thanksgiving finding new homes for animals left at a now defunct Humane Society shelter in Manvel.
KEMAH — Today’s Jingle parade through the Lighthouse District in Kemah has been canceled because of the cold, rainy weather sweeping through the county.
CLEAR LAKE SHORES — A man who drew suspicion by eyeing a security guard’s new Harley-Davidson motorcycle was arrested on a felony theft charge when the truck police allege he was driving turned out to be stolen.
Thanksgiving Closings published in The Daily News:
SAN LEON — No foul play was immediately suspected in the death of a woman found hanging in her backyard Tuesday morning, an official said.
The Kemah Boardwalk and city of Kemah honored members of the nation’s armed forces this weekend during the Salute to Military Service weekend at the Kemah Boardwalk.
The Honor Flight program sponsors all-expense-paid trips for World War II veterans to visit the nation’s capital and, in particular, the World War II Memorial that opened in 2004.
KEMAH — A lawsuit filed in federal court accuses a former Kemah mayor of conspiring with other officials to purchase property damaged by Hurricane Ike “for pennies on the dollar.”
KEMAH — Kemah Boardwalk will pay tribute to our armed forces with its fourth annual Salute to Military Service celebration Friday through Sunday.
KEMAH — Kemah’s elected and appointed officials might soon need to reveal any real estate and business interest they have in the city.
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.
GALVESTON — Hundreds of bicyclists will be rolling through the county this weekend, all in an effort to preserve Galveston Bay.
KEMAH — Mayor Bob Cummins said the FBI and IRS are conducting some sort of investigation that involves property transactions that occurred during the tenure of former Mayor Matt Wiggins.
LEAGUE CITY – After a complete washout on Saturday, Mother Nature finally cooperated at the second annual Clear Falls Open tennis tournament.
KEMAH — Thymios Partalas, a New York entertainer, will headline the Kemah Greek Food and Wine Fest this weekend.
KEMAH — The Iron Eagle, a 400-foot-long chair zip line, will take flight at the Kemah Boardwalk in mid-September.
KEMAH — In theater, when adversity strikes, the saying is “The show must go on.”
KEMAH — The Glamour for Grammar Fashion Show is Wednesday.
KEMAH — Frans Gillebaard, whose 1980 purchase of an abandoned building along the Kemah waterfront created what is now the iconic Kemah Boardwalk, died Friday. He was 73.
Del Castillo, an award-winning band from Austin, will perform from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday at Pier 21 on Harborside Drive in Galveston.
KEMAH — Fresh off a gold medal win at the Olympic Cup in Puerto Rico, Kemah boxer Ginny Fuchs is gearing up for the Houston Open Ring Nationals in September while keeping one eye on a goal further down the road — Rio in 2016.
KEMAH — Voluntary efforts to curb the demand for water in the Kemah and Clear Lake Shores area have failed, water district officials said Friday.
KEMAH — The city’s plan to abandon 1,600 square feet of waterfront property and sell it to the mayor isn’t sitting well with some.
Independence Day events in the area.
KEMAH — A married couple was arrested in a shoplifting case that police said turned into a robbery.
The 45th annual Blessing of the Fleet was held along the Kemah Boardwalk on Sunday.
Early voting begins today in the May 11 elections.
KEMAH — It’s difficult not to have a good time in Kemah, but this weekend will be exceptionally entertaining with the Memorial Hermann Kemah Triathlon beginning early this morning.
A new grocer is entering the area’s already hotly competitive market.
KEMAH — The growth of Kemah’s annual salute to wounded military service members has been recognized by the U.S. Army.
The Beta Phi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. will have its 75th annual Spring Fundraiser Gala Sunday in Galveston.
If you’ve always wanted to travel around the world, then you can do just that by stopping by College of the Mainland’s annual International Festival today.
Dozens of children enjoyed the Kemah Easter Eggstravaganza.
KEMAH — Several fire departments are responding to a large grass fire near the Kemah Oaks subdivision.
It took the El Paso Socorro Bulldogs tennis team 14 hours on a bumpy ride in a school bus to reach its final destination, the 26th annual Beachcomber Tennis Classic in Galveston.
Easter events published in The Daily News for March 27
Pianists Julie Loeb Sacks, Michael Zuraw, Shawn Heller and Rodolfo Morales will be the featured musicians at 7 p.m. today at the Moody Mansion, 2618 Broadway, in Galveston.
GALVESTON — This weekend, Galveston County tennis buffs don’t have to look any further than their own backyards for the best in high school tennis.
Easter events published in The Daily News for March 18:
Sunshine and warm weather lured huge crowds to entertainment hot spots for the second and final weekend of spring break.
The ballots for the May municipal and school board elections are set.
St. Patrick's Day and Easter events published in The Daily News for March 13.
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