Man run over, killed while dropping off trash in Galveston

28 September 2016, 5:35 am

GALVESTON, Texas (AP) Galveston police say a man dropping off trash at a garbage transfer station has died after being run over by a front end loader. Police did not immediately release the name of the man who died at the scene Tuesday afternoon.... Read More »

Concerned citizens and business owners speak out about dredging Double Bayou channel

28 September 2016, 5:30 am

Sustainable Texas Oyster Resource Management ... CLCND actually had the authority to grant the lease of 23,000 acres of the 385,000 acres in the Galveston, East and Trinity Bay complex. Lisa Halil was the first to speak. “Why don’t you just say ...... Read More »

One dead in accident at Galveston trash station

28 September 2016, 4:35 am

GALVESTON, TEXAS - A man died Tuesday in an apparent accident at Galveston’s trash transfer station. Galveston police spokesman Michael Gray said the accident appeared to happen after the victim got out of his vehicle to unload trash. While he was doing ...... Read More »

7 Top Things to Do in Galveston

28 September 2016, 3:29 am

Galveston, Texas, a historic island city on the Gulf of Mexico, is an alluring seaport with buildings and homes that still show off its classic Victorian heritage. Arrive a day early for your cruise to experience the city's culture and vibrancy ...... Read More »

Disney Wonder Receiving New Experiences

28 September 2016, 2:10 am

The new experiences will premiere on cruises from Galveston, Texas, to the Bahamas and Caribbean starting November 10. The Disney Wonder will continue to sail from Galveston to the Bahamas and Caribbean, until the ship sails to San Juan, Puerto Rico on ...... Read More »

North Texas woman gets 50 years for killing boyfriend's mom

28 September 2016, 1:20 am

Hostility between League City Mayor Pat Hallisey and City Manager Mark Rohr swelled Tuesday night before a divided city council ultimately decided against opening an investigation into allegations the mayor violated the city charter.... Read More »

Galveston County Animal Resource Center

27 September 2016, 4:33 pm

GALVESTON COUNTY, Texas – A healthy dose of caffeine is sometimes exactly what’s needed to keep up with the energetic pets at Galveston County’s premier animal shelter, the Animal Resource Center (ARC). That’s why the ARC is excited to team up with ...... Read More »

Port of Galveston Fishing Port - Galveston, Texas - Commercial Fishing Ports on Waymarking.com

26 September 2016, 12:00 pm

The Port of Galveston has been a long standing fishing port in the Gulf of Mexico. The commercial fishing fleet operates from Pier 19. The fleet is known as the Mosquito Fleet. Proof of your visit is required. Post TWO photos: One of a sign with the name ...... Read More »

Gallivanting Across Generations in Galveston, Texas

25 September 2016, 10:46 am

When we were recently asked about ideas for planning a family multi-generational vacation we remembered Galveston. Even though our visit a few years ago was an empty nest getaway, we recalled that it might just be the perfect place to accomplish the kid ...... Read More »

Galveston: $85M wastewater plant dedicated 8 years after Ike

22 September 2016, 9:51 am

GALVESTON, Texas (AP) — Officials have dedicated an $85 million wastewater treatment plant in Galveston as the largest Hurricane Ike recovery project since the storm hit in 2008. The Galveston County Daily News (http://bit.ly/2d3GNdD) reports dignitaries ...... Read More »

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