GALVESTON — The Sturgis, a military barge carrying sealed radioactive waste, is set to arrive at the Port of Galveston in December, spurring much concern among city officials.
At 6 feet, 235 pounds, Dickinson’s Shelton McCray is admittedly the smallest nose guard in the district and probably one of the smallest in Class 6A high school football.
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 government was flawed.
In 1687, Isaac Newton set forth three laws of motion that forever changed science. This had never been done before.
Ebola tops the news, but not the charts of scary diseases menacing Galveston County, experts say.
Stay up-to-date on the latest developments in UTMB’s response to the Ebola outbreak at www.utmb.edu/ebola-response. There you’ll find guidelines, resources and disease facts.
MIAMI (AP) — Dwyane Wade scored 26 points, including a jumper that made it a two-possession game with 35.8 seconds remaining, and the Miami Heat rallied from a 13-point deficit to beat the Houston Rockets 90-85 in a preseason game Tuesday night.
Houston Texans cheerleaders and Galveston County natives Shannon Rai Baty and Jessica Venable were featured in today's sports section. Here are some extra photos of th…Comments (0)
The first weekend of Mardi Gras Galveston 2014 got off to a great start and featured 12 parades on the Seawall and The Strand. Check back as this gallery will be updated with the latest photos through Fat Tuesday.Comments (0)
The Houston Texans battled back from a 24-0 deficit in the first quarter but ultimately lost to the Indianapolis Colts 33-28. J.J. Watt recovered a fumble a scored his third touchdown of the season.Comments (0)
The annual "Fight for 518" between Clear Creek and Clear Springs on Friday night was amazingly crazy. The teams combined for 1,210 yards of offense, 125 points and 18 touchdowns. 28 points were put on the board in the first three minutes of the second half. This game is definitely one tha…Comments (0)
On Saturday afternoon March 22 the 585-foot bulk carrier Summer Wind reported a collision with a barge towed by the motor vessel Miss Susan near the Texas City Dike. As a result of the collision 168,000 gallons of heavy fuel oil leaked into Galveston Bay. Cleanup efforts are on-goin…Galveston Bay Oil Spill Comments (0)
Despite numerous opportunities to put the game away during regulation, the Texans pulled off a dramatic overtime victory on Sunday.Comments (0)
The Texas City-La Marque Chamber of Commerce sponsored an action-packed evening Aug. 7 on Sixth Street beginning at the Texas City Museum for a cocktail hour, followed by a tribute to Roy and Sharon Jones and Jane Baucum. “Dancing with the Stars” took place at the Showboat Pavilion across…Comments (0)
The Houston Texans notched their first win since September 15th of last year with a 32-7 victory over the Falcons in week two of the NFL pre-season.Comments (0)
Despite a strong showing by rookie quarterback Case Keenum, the Texans blew a 21-3 halftime lead. The Colts rallied in the second half for a 27-24 victory on Sunday night.Comments (1)
The Houston Texans opened their season with a 17-6 victory over the Washington Redskins on Sunday. J.J. Watt had a big game an rookie Jadeveon Clowney left the game in the first half with a knee injury.Comments (0)
The Texans held their own during the first half, but ultimately fell to the 49ers 40-13 in their final preseason tune-up. They open the season at home next Saturday against Washington.Comments (0)
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