GALVESTON — Police are investigating the death of a 1-year-old child that occurred at an apartment complex in Galveston early Tuesday morning.
GALVESTON — People have been complaining about roads since the first paving stones were laid in ancient Egypt. In Galveston, the complaints can be justified.
BRYAN – The Bay Area Christian Broncos exorcised the demons of their 2013 state semifinal loss to Brazos Christian, routing the Eagles, 48-7, at Allen Academy on Monday.
It wasn’t the best week for county teams in Week 3 as local teams combined to go 5-6, but there were plenty of standouts, even in defeat.
Visitation will be 5:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M., Wednesday, September 17, 2014, at Stroud Funeral Home in Clute with a vigil/rosary at 6:30 p.m.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, September 18, 2014, at St. Jerome’s Catholic Church in Clute with Fr. Jim Lynes officiating.
Many governments in Galveston County need to work on the mechanics of their meetings.
GALVESTON — Given Galveston’s baby boomer demographics, the care of aging eyes is an expanding part of every ophthalmology practice in Galveston County.
GALVESTON — A man walks into an eye clinic for a routine checkup. After a short wait, he is shown into an examination room equipped with the latest diagnostic and imaging equipment.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The agency responsible for safety on the nation's roads was years late in detecting a deadly problem with General Motors cars and lacks the expertise to oversee increasingly complex vehicles, congressional Republicans charged in a report Tuesday.
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks moved higher in afternoon trading Tuesday with energy stocks leading the way. Investors kept an eye on a two-day Federal Reserve meeting that got underway.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — UCLA never panicked when Jerry Neuheisel had to go into the game, even though the backup quarterback later told his coach he was nervous.
BOSTON (AP) — Boston College quarterback Tyler Murphy rushed for 191 yards, breaking free for a 66-yard touchdown with 3:30 to play on Saturday night as Boston College beat No. 9 Southern California 37-31 — the Eagles' first victory over a top 10 team in a decade.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Everett Golson threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score as No. 11 Notre Dame scored the final 20 points Saturday night and beat Purdue 30-14.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — No. 24 South Carolina's defense showed it's not nearly as bad as it looked two weeks ago — and maybe that No. 6 Georgia isn't the runaway favorite in the Southeastern Conference Eastern Division.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Blake Sims passed for two touchdowns and rushed for a third in three quarters and might have staked his claim as No. 3 Alabama's undisputed starting quarterback in a 52-12 victory over Southern Miss on Saturday night.
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Quarterback Marcus Mariota passed for 221 yards and two touchdowns and ran for two more scores and No. 2 Oregon survived a slow start Saturday to beat Wyoming 48-14.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Down and disappointed, No. 22 Ohio State needed a lift.
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Maty Mauk threw four touchdown passes, two each to Jimmie Hunt and Bud Sasser, and passed for 144 yards to lead No. 20 Missouri past Central Florida 38-10 on Saturday.
PROVO, Utah (AP) — Taysom Hill threw for 200 yards and a touchdown while running for 160 yards and another score, and No. 25 BYU beat Houston 33-25 on Thursday night.
Wyoming (2-0) at No. 2 Oregon (2-0), 2 p.m. (Pac-12 Network)
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — When Memphis safety Fritz Etienne returned an interception for a tying touchdown with 13:44 to play, No. 11 UCLA appeared to be in a world of trouble in its home opener.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin worried about how his team would respond when Saturday night's game against Lamar was delayed by more than two hours because of lightning.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Urban Meyer knows that if things don't get better soon his Ohio State Buckeyes might just face more defeats down the road like the one they were handed in front of the biggest home crowd ever.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Everett Golson and Notre Dame said so long to Michigan with a devastating parting shot. When it was over, the Fighting Irish celebrated their most lopsided victory in the history of the series — and the only thing playing in the stadium was the alma mater and the fight song by the band.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Anthony Jennings to Travin Dural. Get used to it.
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Trailing Michigan State 27-18 in the third quarter and facing a third-and-10, Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota found himself confronting a decision while on the run: Either pitch the ball to freshman Royce Freeman, or try a keeper.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — D.J. Foster rushed for a career-high 216 yards to help No. 17 Arizona State rout New Mexico 58-23 on Saturday night.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Tim Scott's interception in the end zone with 14 seconds left preserved No. 21 North Carolina's 31-27 victory over San Diego State on Saturday night.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Taylor Kelly threw for two touchdowns and ran for another and D.J. Foster rushed for a career-high 216 yards to help No. 17 Arizona State beat New Mexico 58-23 on Saturday night.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston had no problem getting the ball to just about everyone.
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Cameron Artis-Payne ran for three touchdowns, all in the first half, and No. 5 Auburn used a dominant ground game to beat San Jose State 59-13 on Saturday night.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Mike Davis ran for 101 yards and two touchdowns as No. 21 South Carolina bounced back from an embarrassing opening-week loss to Texas A&M to hold off East Carolina 33-23 on Saturday night.
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — New Southern California coach Steve Sarkisian smiled, pumped his fist and threw his arms in the air as his players jumped around the sideline at Stanford Stadium.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — With the exception of that first half against Boise State, Mississippi coach Hugh Freeze is very happy with how his Rebels have started this season.
AMES, Iowa (AP) — For about a quarter, it looked as if Kansas State was going to get run out of Ames.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Desperation brought out the best in Ameer Abdullah.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's quarterbacks both got auditions for the starting job, but it's not clear yet who will win the role.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Cole Stoudt completed 22 of his 31 passes for 302 yards and No. 23 Clemson scored its highest point total in 33 years in a 73-7 win over South Carolina State on Saturday.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Sterling Shepard had a career-high 177 yards receiving to help No. 4 Oklahoma defeat Tulsa 52-7 on Saturday.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Tanner McEvoy overcame a slow start to throw for three touchdowns and run for another, and No. 18 Wisconsin pulled away from second-tier Western Illinois to win its home opener 37-3 Saturday.
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