TEXAS CITY — After months of all work and no play on the Bayou Golf Course, golfers are once more hooking, slicing, birdieing and bogeying on the newly renovated fairways and greens.
LEAGUE CITY — Representatives from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development will be on hand next month to ensure the city is following nondiscrimination laws when using federal grant funds.
Speed will be the name of the game Friday as the lightning-quick defense of undefeated Dickinson (7-0, overall; 4-0, district) faces the fast-paced offense of Friendswood (5-2; 3-1) in a key District 24-6A matchup.
Clear Creek head tennis coach Patrick Marrie can’t help but look back, then have plenty reason to look ahead.
This year’s District 24-6A team tennis champions remind him so much of the Wildcats who were the league’s best in 2004 and went on to reach the regional finals.
The cost of congestion in dollars is staggering. A transportation study group estimates that driving on deficient roads costs Texans $25.1 billion every year — and that number will only go up.
With the Ebola scare in the United States, I took the time to review one of the books in my library.
When First Lutheran Church, the organizers of Galveston's popular Oktoberfest began pondering ways to improve the German dinner that has long been a highlight of the celebration, there was only one way to make it better: offer it twice.
GALVESTON — There is something mildly hopeful about a huge reptile with the arrogance to construct her nest in the middle of the island's bustling West End.
QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — A police official says gunmen have killed eight Shiite Muslims in southwestern Pakistan.
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Georgia Democrat Michelle Nunn has spent the past month hammering away at Republican David Perdue's career as a business executive, making a dispute over his role in outsourcing jobs the hallmark of her campaign for U.S. Senate.
The Daily News has named Hilda Torres a 2013 Everyday Hero for her work helping found the Mexican folklore dance troupe and helping high school students.
For her creative work slotting donations and support to a variety of charitable causes, Jaree Hefner has been named a 2013 Everyday Hero.
For her volunteer work, especially in forming the Galveston Sustainable Communities Alliance, The Daily News staff selected Angela Brown as a 2013 Community Champion.
For his community service, The Daily News staff chose Mark Ciavaglia as a 2013 Community Champion.
For his work in the League City community, The Galveston County Daily News named Rick Wade a 2013 Everyday Hero.
Steve Mataro, with DSW Homes, is a Community Champion for his contributions to Jack Johnson Park in Galveston and renovations to a historic house in The 1867 Settlement in Texas City.
For his work as a firefighter and in the San Leon community, The Galveston County Daily News named Scott Lyons a 2013 Everyday Hero.
For his work on behalf of students, teachers and parents in the county, the region and the state, The Daily News staff selected CCISD Superintendent Greg Smith as a 2013 Community Champion.
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