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 2022-05-18 03:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Global snags strain city, county vehicle fleets...

Municipalities are waiting on dozens of vehicles that are delayed because of global supply snarls....

 2022-05-18 00:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Two men killed in Sunday shooting in La Marque identified...

A 23-year-old man from Dickinson and 29-year-old man from Lake Jackson died of multiple gunshot wounds Sunday. A third man was wounded. His medical condition remained undisclosed Tuesday....

 2022-05-17 16:45 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Physician appointed to fill Precinct 4 commission seat in Galveston County...

Dr. Robin Armstrong was appointed to replace longtime commissioner Ken Clark, who died last week....

 2022-05-17 15:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Galveston County asks for pause in redistricting lawsuit...

Galveston County's attorneys argue the Supreme Court should decide on a redistricting lawsuit in Alabama before discrimination claims in Galveston County are argued....

 2022-05-17 03:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Hitchcock wants to build a new downtown from the ground up...

Hitchcock is moving away from only trying to attract industrial investment and, empowered by a more flexible sales tax incentives programs, hopes to create a new central business district....

 2022-05-16 03:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Galveston County's response to redistricting lawsuit due today...

Lawyers representing Galveston County on Monday are expected to file a response to a lawsuit accusing the county of a drawing discriminatory voting map....

 2022-05-15 22:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Question of the week: Would you be more likely to eat at food trucks if they were largely located at a specific site or park?...

Galveston will soon discuss ways to encourage more food truck operators to congregate into organized parks rather than at locations scattered across the city....

 2022-05-15 20:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Texas City veterans from 'the old neighborhood' honored with memorial service...

About 100 veterans who grew up in a Texas City neighborhood, which they refer to as "the old neighborhood," near Texas Avenue and Second Avenue North, were honored for their service....

 2022-05-15 15:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

$2M Moody Foundation grant to help build job-training center in Galveston...

Galveston Urban Ministries plans to build lodging for volunteers, an event space and a training center for residents....

 2022-05-14 03:15 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

In Galveston, an uncle's pledge is fulfilled after more than a century...

Ronald McDonald House Galveston finally has a spacious, colorful, state-of-the-art adaptive playground designed to meet the safety and accessibility needs of children receiving treatment for a wide range of serious health issues....

 2022-05-14 03:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

No wounds found on Dickinson woman's body, medical examiner says...

Autopsy results still are pending for a 24-year-old woman found in the trunk of a car on Wednesday....

 2022-05-14 03:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Commuters rejoice! State delays demolition of Santa Fe overpass...

After reevaluating the damaged beams on the bridge, the Texas Department of Transportation has decided it can repair the bridge, which was good news for commuters facing two years of traffic snags....

 2022-05-14 03:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

At 90 years of service, Galveston airport looks to future...

Scholes International Airport has plans for commercial operations and future construction at the facility, which has been in operation for 90 years....

 2022-05-14 01:08 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Weekend Preview...

We'll see you in print Tuesday but, in the meantime, we've got you covered over the weekend, and Monday too, at GalvNews.com. Check us out online over the next few days for news when it breaks, ongoing coverage of national......

 2022-05-14 00:30 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

At League City hospital, Zen and the art of human mechanics...

The University of Texas Medical Branch has come up with a method meant to help overworked health-care workers manage stress and avoid burnout....

 2022-05-13 03:15 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Galveston wants to encourage food trucks to operate in parks...

But some food trucks operators prefer where they're at, they said....

 2022-05-13 03:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Marathon Texas City refinery was nation's largest benzene emitter, according to report...

Environmental justice groups called on the federal government to take more action to regulate oil refineries that emitted high levels of benzene, a cancer-causing chemical....

 2022-05-12 03:30 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Baby formula shortage has Galveston County parents helping, hunting...

A national shortage of baby formula began in February, but appears to have reached a critical level in recent days. Now, some county parents are banding together to help each other find the food they need for their young children....

 2022-05-12 03:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Battleship Texas Foundation sets out to sink rumors...

With repair details set, the group in charge of preserving the historic battleship USS Texas says it's time to set the record straight....

 2022-05-12 02:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

League City inks $1.8M contract for project voters approved in 2019...

The money comes from bond Proposition B, which voters approved in 2019. Proposition B authorized $4.2 million for new traffic signals on League City Parkway....

 2022-05-11 03:30 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Outdoor artists capture island scenes during Plein Air Southwest...

With their easels, brushes, pencils and paints, more than 40 outdoor artists this week will be fanning out across the island for Plein Air Southwest, the annual members competition for the Outdoor Painters Society. Plein air means "out of doors".....

 2022-05-11 03:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Decision to replace Clark will be left to small number of Republicans...

Late county commissioner Ken Clark was set to be an unopposed nominee on November's general ballot. After this death, his successor will be chosen by a small group of Republican precinct chairs who live in Clark's precinct....

 2022-05-11 02:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Slow your roll: League City posts signs to reduce speed on streets, creeks...

Excessive speeding has been an issue throughout the city, particularly in neighborhoods, with residents expressing their concerns to League City Mayor Pat Hallisey and city council members....

 2022-05-10 21:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

With bond passage, Galveston district solidifying construction plans...

The district is beginning designs for the new and upgraded facilities soon, but how construction with the new Ball High School will work isn't yet set....

 2022-05-10 03:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Traffic-stopping I-45 bridge work forces changes in commutes, commerce...

After lengthy delays at north of the Galveston Causeway this weekend, island officials are planning for what replacement of the Santa Fe Overpass bridge means....

 2022-05-10 01:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Some Galveston County election results still too close to call...

Many absentee and provisional ballots remained to be vetted and perhaps added to the vote counts....

 2022-05-09 14:30 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Brazoria county museum uncovers century-old map mural in renovation process...

ANGLETON...

 2022-05-08 00:23 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Taxes, campaign rhetoric took Galveston voters to the polls...

Voters trickled in to the Galveston County Courthouse to vote on Galveston Independent School District bond issues and Galveston City Council races, among other things....

 2022-05-07 03:15 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

With federal backing, dredging business is kicking up...

Major federal investments have supercharged the dredging work planned in Texas waters and the industry at large....

 2022-05-07 03:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Weekend Preview...

We'll see you in print Tuesday but, in the meantime, we've got you covered over the weekend, and Monday too, at GalvNews.com. Check us out online over the next few days for news when it breaks, ongoing coverage of national......

 2022-05-07 03:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Hiring woes persist, leaving some employers at a loss...

Two years into the pandemic, businesses are still having trouble finding people and paying far more when they can find workers....

 2022-05-07 01:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Library statue unveiled to honor League City volunteer...

A longtime city library volunteer was honored with a statue to recognize her work within a program helping struggling readers....

 2022-05-07 00:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

FM 517 intersection at I-45 closing during night hours next week...

The intersection's closure is part of the Texas Clear Lanes Project to expand lanes on the Gulf Freeway....

 2022-05-06 03:15 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Fewer people, more money in Galveston during pandemic...

About 6.5 million people traveled to Galveston in 2021, fewer than the 7.3 million in 2019 but more than a pandemic low of 5.2 million....

 2022-05-06 03:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

City, county warned to not let Cinco de Mayo party block voters...

The Galveston chapter of the League of United Latin American Citizens, or LULAC, plans Saturday to hold its annual Cinco De Mayo celebration in front of the Galveston County Courthouse, 722 21st Street....

 2022-05-06 03:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Houston consultant behind vitriolic ad in Galveston mayoral race...

Jeff Yates, who is a Houston-based conservative consultant, is listed as the expenditure decision-maker....

 2022-05-05 03:15 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Galveston County schools put more emphasis on career and technical education...

Texas City Independent School District honored students who have signed on to industry right out of high school....

 2022-05-05 03:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Bill proposing approval of Ike Dike project moves to U.S. Senate...

The Water Resources Development Act of 2022 would give Congressional approval to fund the massive coastal barrier project....

 2022-05-05 02:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Texas power grid operator warns of high temps, possible outages...

The Electric Reliability Council of Texas issued a notice warning of unseasonably high temperatures that could trigger high demand for electricity, which might spur outages....

 2022-05-04 22:20 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Moody Gardens Aquarium Pyramid welcomes new sea lion...

Annette, a California sea lion, has been busy acclimating to her new home at the Moody Gardens Aquarium Pyramid in Galveston....

 2022-05-04 03:15 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Medical branch's League City campus earns higher trauma rating...

It's the first Level III trauma center in the city and means north county residents will have access to more comprehensive emergency care such as trauma surgery without traveling to Galveston or Houston....

 2022-05-04 03:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

State seeking more answers about allocating federal freeze money...

The state is trying to understand how to allocate resources related to the freeze when most of it was directed to three counties....

 2022-05-04 03:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

State plans closure, demolition of I-45 bridge near Tiki Island...

The Interstate 45 expansion is moving nearer to Galveston. One of the next steps will involve closing a bridge near Tiki Island....

 2022-05-03 03:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

On this they agree: Galveston mayoral race has gotten ugly...

A week from Election Day, negative mailers and conspiratorial posts have some asking how low can this go?...

 2022-05-03 03:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Man rescued by Coast Guard after falling from Galveston ferry...

A man was saved by the Houston-Galveston9;s Coast Guard sector after falling from the Gibb Gilchrist Ferry....

 2022-05-03 03:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Report calls for structural repairs to West End Galveston condominiums...

The residents of the condominiums are getting additional reports for information on what, if any, repairs to make....

 2022-05-02 14:30 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Legacy of Ulysses S. Grant complicated 200 years after birth...

The legacy of Ulysses S. Grant isn't getting any less complicated 200 years after his birth....

 2022-05-02 01:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Line of cruise passengers in Galveston stretches for blocks...

A line of people and their luggage stretched for several blocks Sunday as passengers waited to board Carnival Breeze's first voyage from the Port of Galveston....

 2022-05-01 22:00 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Question of the week: Should League City require microchips for pets such as dogs, cats, pigs and ferrets?...

League City has proposed a change to the city's code that would add microchipping requirements to the already mandatory registration and rabies vaccination for dogs, cats and ferrets age 3 months or older, as well as pigs, which can now......

 2022-04-30 20:30 

The Daily News

[ Galveston, TX ]

Galveston County Fair & Rodeo Wraps Up Until Next Year...

The 2022 Galveston County Fair & Rodeo came to a close Saturday at the county fairgrounds at Jack Brooks Park in Hitchcock....

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