Before Hurricane Ike hit in 2008, narcotics investigators across Galveston County could count on making a handful of methamphetamine-related arrests each year.
WEBSTER — An electrical issues at McWhirter Elementary School forced school district officials to cancel classes today.
Leaders from the Park Board of Trustees are exploring a plan that would increase parking fees at island beaches.
A Texas state lawmaker wants to cut taxes for people buying boats and yachts that cost a quarter-million dollars or more.
It was a tale of two halves Tuesday night for the Ball High Lady Tors. Luckily for the home team, the story still had a happy ending.
Lady Mustangs junior guard Kayla Callaway was perfect at the free throw line, including going six-for-six in the final quarter, to lead Friend…
With the top two playoff spots virtually locked up in District 24-6A boys hoops, it has come down to a tight playoff race for the third- and f…
Long-lost Galveston pit bull on the way back to island from Indiana
A Bacliff man died late Wednesday night when his 1970 Volkswagen Beetle collided with another car, police said.
Visitation will be held from 6pm to 8pm Monday, January 26, 2015 at Crowder Funeral Home in Dickinson, Texas. Funeral services will be held at 10am Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at Crowder Funeral Home in Dickinson with interment following at Forest Park East Cemetery in Webster, Texas.
Galveston police on Wednesday seized more than two dozen horses found in poor condition and being held in a large pen used by a riding business.
Police said Thursday they had arrested four suspects — including two teenagers — on murder charges in the shooting death of a Galveston man in an apparent drug deal turned fatal.
GALVESTON — The last time JoeAnn Navarro saw her pit bull, Blue, was in May. So on Saturday, when Blue was to make her return to Galveston, Navarro was at the Galveston Island Humane Society two hours before the dog’s expected arrival.
GALVESTON — A growing church seeking a larger and permanent home has acquired 3.5 acres in front of the Criminal Justice Center on Broadway with plans to build a sizable worship center.
Some worried readers have called to report that ShyKatZ Fork & Spoon hasn’t opened in the past two days.
The slaying of a 24-year-old Galveston man stemmed from a rouse to steal his small black TV, a small baggie of marijuana and $4 in cash, according to affidavits released Friday by the Galveston police.
BOLIVAR PENINSULA — County officials are pushing for change in state law this legislative session to root out squatters living on Bolivar Peninsula beaches.