LEAGUE CITY — A 31-year-old man is facing criminal charges after police alleged he assaulted an officer and led officers on a three-hour manhunt.
A man was killed in a single-vehicle crash on Stewart Road in Galveston this morning.
GALVESTON — In a 6-0 vote Tuesday, the council chose Maxwell to be the city’s next permanent city manager.
A Santa Fe woman who was accused of murdering a 4-year-old girl last year was freed Monday after her case was dismissed by the Galveston County District Attorney’s office. But prosecutors say they hope she will soon be back in court after they refile the charge.
LA MARQUE — The La Marque High School principal is still on the job after he and his wife were charged with misdemeanor assault charges last week.
KEMAH — Fire crews from four neighboring cities battled to contain a boat fire at the Boardwalk Marina at the Kemah Boardwalk on Thursday.
LEAGUE CITY — A couple of council members had hoped to get a discount on their ammunition purchase by lumping it in with the police department's order.
Authorities arrested a former employee and a man who applied to work at the Red Cap Restaurant three days before it was robbed, police said.
SAN LEON — The San Leon Volunteer Fire Department rescued a family whose sailboat had flipped near shore dumping five children and two adults into the water.
GALVESTON — Police reported that a man shot himself in a car in front of Fire Station 5 in Galveston at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday.
The short-term rental business operated for years in Galveston without coming to the public’s attention. The only reason that business got ont…
What do you make of the social media announcement, inviting people to come to a polling place for hot dogs and to throw darts at a photo of Pr…
Just a reminder: The deadline for submitting letters about the election is 11 a.m. today.
It was not surprising that the Galveston City Council chose to elevate its interim city manager, Brian Maxwell, to the permanent post.
There are two questions about the plan to dismantle the Sturgis, an old military barge that once held a nuclear reactor, in Galveston.
One of the most valuable things that comes out of the Galveston Economic Development Partnership’s annual Economic Development Summit is an agenda.
If you’re interested in the continuing discussion of the Ike Dike, there was a revealing exchange during the Galveston Economic Development Pa…
The Galveston County Commissioners Court picked a bad fight over who has the authority to hire and fire the courts administrator.
The Galveston City Council changed the way it appoints members to some city boards. Slowly, people are realizing that change could have huge i…
The Daily News has generally supported term limits, but leaders in La Marque have made a case that repealing them would help, rather than hurt…
The Daily News loves to publish letters from readers — especially about contested elections. But we do have a few guidelines.
John Hamm might be the best choice to head of the Hitchcock Police Department, but the process used to fill that important post in city govern…
Today’s the first day of early voting in the Nov. 4 elections. A good way to observe it would be to cast a vote for Proposition 1.
The Daily News recommends Wayne Faircloth for state representative in District 23.
Sooner or later, a patient with a deadly virus will be brought to the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. What should islanders think?
GALVESTON — The University of Texas Medical Branch’s role in fighting Ebola and similar diseases is going to expand. What institution is bette…
The choice of Galveston's next city manager should be decided by intelligent and thoughtful discussion. Strong-arming and potential intimidati…
On Tuesday morning, Rosenberg Library in Galveston was full of first graders. They’d come by bus on a field trip. They were excited.
Texas motorists pay 20 cents per gallon in state tax on a gallon of gasoline.Why is it important for you to know that?
City commissioners in Hitchcock could choose a police chief as early as Tuesday, and The Daily News has asked for a list of the finalists for …