TEXAS CITY — A local plumber is being flooded with phone calls — and some threats — after a picture of one of his old company vehicles being used by Islamist militants in Syria was posted on Twitter.
There will be a visitation today, December 16th from 5-8 PM and funeral service at 1:00PM on Wednesday, December 17, 2014, all services will be at Fields-Johnson Family Mortuary (3828 Ave O). Burial will follow at Lakeview Cemetery.
The driver of a two-door car and the driver of an eighteen-wheeler were taken to the hospital for minor injuries after a collision Thursday afternoon, police said.
A man found fishing with illegal gill nets — known as a “wall of death” for fish — was sentenced Tuesday to 70 days in Galveston County Jail.
GALVESTON — Police reported that a ship worker fell to his death Thursday at Pier 41.
Police are searching for a man they suspect is responsible for a string of armed robberies at businesses on Broadway during the past two weeks.
To enter the Lucky Spins game room in Bacliff, undercover sheriff’s deputies had to know exactly which door to knock on.
SANTA FE — A 58-year-old Santa Fe man was in critical condition Wednesday after his SUV struck a school bus from the rear as it was picking up kids on the way to school, authorities said.
You could once drive off the west end of seawall and right onto the beach.
Vicki King knew she wanted to be a police officer not long after she had to wrestle a forged check out of a woman’s mouth.
Sharon Jones and husband Roy attend the “Dancing with the Stars” event Aug. 7 at the Showboat Pavilion in Texas City.
Merlin Francis, from left, May Francis, Nicole Bellow and Ted Bellow enjoy cocktail hour Aug. 7 at the Texas City Museum before attending the …
A piece of pipe helps spool the cable and rope onto the wench on the shrimp boat Rock Bottom.
Johnny Marullo scoops shrimp into his live bait well while shrimping in the Galveston Ship Channel near Pelican Island.
Johnny Marullo prepares to empty his net into his live bait well while shrimping near Pelican Island as a dolphin follows close behind his boa…
Shrimp is the favorite seafood among U.S. consumers, many of whom know little about how the tasty crustaceans landed on their plates.
The aluminum doors, shrimp net and live bait well on the shrimp boat Rock Bottom.
Seagulls land on the steel cables of the shrimp boat Rock Bottom.
A basket of shrimp and one small fish caught by Johnny Marullo.
Johnny Marullo adjusts the rope from the stern of his boat while shrimping near Pelican Island.
Johnny Marullo culls his catch aboard the shrimp boat Rock Bottom as seagulls and brown pelicans swoop in for a snack.
For dessert, Mama Frances Soul Kitchen in La Marque serves up peach cobbler and banana pudding.
Soul food dishes are passed around the dinner table from one person to another with the innate superpower of bringing families together.
Shirley Crowder, who runs Mama Frances Soul Kitchen with her husband, Chris, and restaurant manager Melissa Winston are serving up soul food f…
Traditional soul food sides like black-eyed peas, cabbage, macaroni and cheese and cornbread are on the menu at Mama Frances Soul Kitchen in L…
The Bay Harbour Playhouse marked its 23rd year in Dickinson with gala celebration complete with cocktail hour, silent auction, followed by a s…
Savannah Pearl and her father Dr. Fred Pearl attend the Bay Harbour Playhouse’s 23rd anniversary gala Aug. 16 in Dickinson.
Nell and Jerry Giallanza attend the Bay Harbour Playhouse’s 23rd anniversary gala Aug. 16 in Dickinson.
Lore Glasgow and Rachel Harlin attend the Bay Harbour Playhouse’s 23rd anniversary gala Aug. 16 in Dickinson.