GALVESTON — Police reported that a ship worker fell to his death Thursday at Pier 41.
Joyce Whitaker has the right attitude when it comes to the holidays.
TEXAS CITY — On Dec. 10, the Houston Touchdown Club honored the top offensive, defensive and top coaches of the Houston area with their annual High School Football Awards where Texas City senior linebacker D’Vonta Hinton was named a top 10 finalist for the defensive player of the year in the Houston area.
FRIENDSWOOD — Clear Creek freshman Peyton Roemer followed in her sister’s footsteps and set a pool record at the Friendswood Natatorium.
Congratulations are in order for Charles “Cliff” Burks and Ross Novelli, who both have received France’s highest military award, the Legion of Honour, for their service during the Invasion of Normandy.
I am alarmed and angry about the rampant assault on law officers in our country. This is not a racial issue, but a criminal problem and lack of respect for others.
Galveston Arts Center, in cooperation with Fresco Books and Ken General of Duende Art Project, will present “TEXAS ABSTRACT” in January.
Winter holidays are here with red and green decorations everywhere. These traditional colors are seasonally and spiritually-based, primarily from festivals in Europe’s dark and cold midwinter.
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Oregon coach Mark Helfrich confirmed Thursday that the third-ranked Ducks will be without star cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu when they face Jameis Winston and Florida State in their playoff game Jan. 1.
HOUSTON (AP) — Work has begun to clean the exterior of Houston's famed Astrodome.
Posted: Wednesday, December 25, 2013 12:00 am
Health inspections for Dec. 25, 2013 From STAFF REPORTS galvestondailynews.com
The Daily News, in cooperation with the Galveston County Health District, publishes weekly health inspection reports. These reports are conducted by the health district office and provided to The Daily news.
Violations are scored three to five points, depending on their seriousness. Most violations are corrected immediately while inspectors are on site. All must be corrected within 10 days. Demerit scores higher than 30 require immediate correction of all violations.
Food service inspection reports are a matter of public record and are available for review in county health district offices.
Inspections for any restaurant can be found online at www.gchd.org/ech.
The following inspections were conducted Dec. 9-13.
Posted in Health on Wednesday, December 25, 2013 12:00 am.
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