GALVESTON — The police department has launched a mobile phone application to open a new avenue of communication with island residents.
RICHMOND, Va. — Remains found nearly a week ago in a rural area of Virginia are those of a university student who disappeared last month. A man charged in her abduction was arrested Sept. 25 on the beach near Rollover Pass.
DICKINSON — The Dickinson Gators emerged still undefeated after their first real dogfight of the season in a 17-9 win over the Friendswood Mustangs on Friday at Sam Vitanza Stadium.
Two teams entered Veteran’s Memorial Stadium looking for their first district win on Friday, but it was the Clear Brook Wolverines, not the Clear Falls Knights, who benefitted from a plethora of turnovers and walked away with a 35-7 victory.
The Galveston County Commissioners Court picked a bad fight over who has the authority to hire and fire the courts administrator.
For years I wondered: How could the Port of Houston be one of the largest ports in the world? In retirement, I can satisfy my wonder.
The Rev. Doug Guthier, pastor at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Galveston, is retiring after more than 35 years as a minister.
GALVESTON — Catholics will honor their priests as part of a nationwide observaance of Priesthood Sunday today and Sunday at St. Patrick Church.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans in competitive races are treading gingerly around climate change this campaign season, often saying they are not in a good position to make a judgment on the issue, then shifting quickly to express concern for the environment, the economy or both.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Ebola virus's arrival in New York City and yet another West African nation — Mali — renewed questions about whether stricter travel restrictions would help lock down the deadly disease. The governors of New York and New Jersey went ahead and issued their own quarantine order.
GALVESTON — Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr., 32, the man wanted in connection with the disappearance of a University of Virginia student went before a a pair of judges Thursday and said he won't fight being sent back to Virginia.
GALVESTON — A man wanted in connection with the disappearance of a University of Virginia student was arrested Wednesday on the Bolivar Peninsula, authorities confirmed.
Heavy downpours flooded streets and may have been responsible for a major wreck that closed Interstate 45 near Baybrook Mall Thursday afternoon.
An indictment alleges fire department’s credit card was used for more than $25,000 at a Louisiana racetrack and casino.
LEAGUE CITY — A high-speed chase that started in Dickinson ended in a two-car crash late Sunday evening, killing all six people in the vehicles, including a teenager.
TEXAS CITY — Police are investigating an accident that killed a League City man late Thursday night.
HITCHCOCK — A man and his dog were uninjured after strong winds flattened a storage structure next to his mobile home in Freddiesville on Thursday.
GALVESTON — An off-duty Galveston police captain opened fire on a man who was driving the wrong way on Interstate 45 Thursday night, officials said.
TEXAS CITY — A statue stolen from a Texas City park earlier this month has been recovered, police said.
SANTA FE — A former city council candidate who has waged a battle against a police department sergeant for more than four years is no longer allowed to practice law in the state.
SANTA FE — Several Santa Fe school campuses were put on lockdown for about an hour Tuesday morning as police chased a man suspected of burglarizing a nearby home.
There’s now competition for regular cargo deliveries to the International Space Station.
Hundreds of Galveston County residents marked 9/11 on Wednesday on what is now called Patriot Day.
TEXAS CITY — Mayor Matt Doyle said the city would conduct a review of what led to the drowning of a 23-month-old girl whose body was pulled from the pond at a city park early Sunday morning.
TEXAS CITY — The search for a missing 2-year-old girl ended in tragedy early Sunday when divers found her body in a park pond.
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