GALVESTON — The police department has launched a mobile phone application to open a new avenue of communication with island residents.
RICHMOND, Va. — Remains found nearly a week ago in a rural area of Virginia are those of a university student who disappeared last month. A man charged in her abduction was arrested Sept. 25 on the beach near Rollover Pass.
DICKINSON — The Dickinson Gators emerged still undefeated after their first real dogfight of the season in a 17-9 win over the Friendswood Mustangs on Friday at Sam Vitanza Stadium.
Few expected the Cougars to be challenged in what many regarded would be a romp through District 10-4A-II, yet the Kashmere Rams arrived to Etheredge Stadium on Friday night and pushed them for much of the contest.
A number of construction home sites have been under siege lately due to a series of burglaries and thefts.
The second annual Neighborhood Clean-Up Project, a collaborative initiative between the Carver Park Neighborhood Watch Team and the city of Texas City, is fast approaching.
Ed and Opal Vaughn of Santa Fe will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, November 1, 2014 at Arcadia Christian Church in the Fellowship Hall.
The Rev. Doug Guthier, pastor at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Galveston, is retiring after more than 35 years as a minister.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Antonio Murdaca of Australia earned a place in the field for next year's U.S. Masters after winning the Asia-Pacific Amateur Golf Championship by 7 shots Sunday.
NEW YORK (AP) — The nurse who was quarantined at a New Jersey hospital because she had contact with Ebola patients in West Africa is criticizing the way she's been treated.
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Students from Creekside Intermediate cross FM 518 after school in League City on Friday afternoon.
Ice encases oak trees along 20th Street in downtown Galveston on Friday morning. A wintery blast has closed or delayed schools and business this morning.
Icicles hang from the patio chairs and tables Friday at Landry's Seafood, 5310 Seawall Blvd, in Galveston.
Small icicles hang from a parking sign in downtown Galveston on Friday morning. A wintery blast has closed or delayed schools and business this morning.
Ice encases a branch and leaves of an oak tree in downtown Galveston on Friday morning. A wintery blast has closed or delayed schools and business this morning.
Jim Patterson of Galveston took this photo as he prepared to drive to work at NASA's Johnson Space Center Friday morning. Patterson broke his ID badge that he used to get the ice off his windshield, he said. If you have some winter weather photos from Galveston County email them to email@example.com.
Courtesy Heather Lane
Heather Lane of Santa Fe took this photo from inside her van. When her husband Tim rolled down the window, a sheet of ice remained in place. If you have a winter weather photo you would like to share email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Courtesy photo Solomon Roady
Solomon Roady of Santa Fe took this photo of ice on trees. Across Galveston County residents were greeted by icy conditions, but there were no major reports of problems. A couple of schools canceled classes, but most just delayed the start of the school day. If you have a photo of Galveston County's winter blast email them to email@example.com.
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