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.
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) — For many high school seniors, fall means deciding where to apply for college and maybe visiting a guidance counselor. Data crunchers hope to help.
AMARILLO, Texas (AP) — Officials say a pastor at a Texas Panhandle church has resigned after being arrested on a prostitution charge.
The Friends of Galveston Island State Park hosted a Beach and Bay Come Out and Play Day at the state park last month. More than 500 people came out to learn about what the park has to offer.
An indoor bee hive under glass allows visitors to watch the bees at work building a hive in the Nature Center at Galveston Island State Park.
Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts discussed the “leave no trace camping” policy at the entry to Clapper Rail Trail during the Beach and Bay Come Out and Play Day at Galveston Island State Park.
Kids imitated a turtle as they crawled and pushed their way up the beach to the nest area during the Beach and Bay Come Out and Play Day at Galveston Island State Park.
Kids learned rod and reel lore and directional casting after plastic fish at the old amphitheater tidal pond picnic area at Galveston Island State Park during the Beach and Bay Come Out and Play Day.
The Friends of Galveston Island State Park hosted a Beach and Bay Come Out and Play Day last month. More than 500 people came out to learn about what the park has to offer. Families got to paddle our tandem kayaks around the pond under the eye of skilled attendants.
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