TEXAS CITY — In Shawn Trader’s classroom, it’s important that students learn not just about welding, but that they also learn some important things about life, he said.
The La Marque City Council gave its unanimous approval to a plan that would put in place a mentoring program for at-risk youth at La Marque High School.
Ball High girls basketball coach Sonny Benefield likens his three starting seniors — Sheridan Hopkins, Martina Rawls and Olivia Sjostrom — to a colorful jigsaw puzzle.
Clear Creek boys basketball took another step toward the top of Class 6A, while the Clear Springs girls made their way into the Top 25 in the most recent Texas Association of Basketball Coaches poll, which was released Monday.
It’s good that Councilman Craig Brown has opened a debate about doing something to reduce the number of cats at large in Galveston.
It is my absolute favorite time of year: Lemonade Day Galveston County is right around the corner.
Teenagers around the world are exposed to tobacco smoke at an alarming rate, whether or not they are themselves smokers.
The University of Texas Medical Branch offers a new minimally invasive procedure to remove blood clots that has been shown to help patients better recover from a stroke. The procedure currently only is available in about half of the advanced stroke centers in the United States and UTMB is the only stroke facility in Galveston County that offers this procedure.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of a special House committee investigating the deadly 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya, said Tuesday that the bipartisan inquiry is being hobbled by resistance from the Obama administration.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republican Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has taken the first formal step toward running for president. He has formed a new tax-exempt group that can facilitate paying for his activities as he seriously eyes a 2016 White House bid.
AP FILE PHOTO/Tim Sharp
Dallas Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Ware talks with teammates Oct. 13 while stretching during warm ups before a game against the Washington Redskins in Arlington. After being cut by the Cowboys, Ware signed a three-year deal with the Denver Broncos.
AP FILE PHOTO/LM Otero
Ware sacks St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford Sept. 22 during a game in Arlington. Guest columnist Manuel Moreno Jr. writes the Cowboys and their fans will miss the seven-time Pro Bowler.
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