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.
Two teams entered Veteran’s Memorial Stadium looking for their first district win on Friday, but it was the Clear Brook Wolverines, not the Clear Falls Knights, who benefitted from a plethora of turnovers and walked away with a 35-7 victory.
The Galveston County Commissioners Court picked a bad fight over who has the authority to hire and fire the courts administrator.
For years I wondered: How could the Port of Houston be one of the largest ports in the world? In retirement, I can satisfy my wonder.
The Rev. Doug Guthier, pastor at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Galveston, is retiring after more than 35 years as a minister.
GALVESTON — Catholics will honor their priests as part of a nationwide observaance of Priesthood Sunday today and Sunday at St. Patrick Church.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans in competitive races are treading gingerly around climate change this campaign season, often saying they are not in a good position to make a judgment on the issue, then shifting quickly to express concern for the environment, the economy or both.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Ebola virus's arrival in New York City and yet another West African nation — Mali — renewed questions about whether stricter travel restrictions would help lock down the deadly disease. The governors of New York and New Jersey went ahead and issued their own quarantine order.
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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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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