Galveston Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Galveston, TX.

Results 1 - 20 of 74 for "u:chron.com" in Galveston, TX

  1. Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr., 32, will be extradited to Virginia.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    This undated file photo provided by the Virginia State Police, missing Virginia Tech student Morgan Harrington, 20, of Roanoke County, Va., is shown. Police say the investigation into the case of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham has turned up a lead in Harrington's 2009 disappearance and death.

    Comment?

  2. Coach: Missing UVa. Woman witty, with dry humorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Houston Chronicle

    Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr. is escorted into a courtroom for an appearance before 405th District Court Judge Michelle Slaughter regarding his extradition back to Virginia, Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, in Galveston, Texas.

    Comment?

  3. Mom charged in suffocation of crying infantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Houston Chronicle

    A Galveston mother was arrested Friday for allegedly smothering her 1-year-old daughter to death in an attempt to make her stop crying, Galveston police said. Kayla Stouten-Orozco , 23, was charged with murder, accused of tying a piece of clothing around the head and mouth of Esterilla Enriquez and locking her alone in a bedroom to make her stop crying, police said in a news release.

    Comment?

  4. Challenges remain in missing UVa student caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Houston Chronicle

    Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr. is escorted into a courtroom for an appearance before 405th District Court Judge Michelle Slaughter regarding his extradition back to Virginia, Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, in Galveston, Texas.

    Comment?

  5. Tipster led officers to suspect in missing UVa student caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Houston Chronicle

    Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr., 32, charged with the abduction of a person with intent to defile, appears in the 405th Judicial District Court in front of Judge Michelle Slaughter for an extradition hearing at the Galveston County Justice Center Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, in Galveston, Texas.

    Comment?

  6. 10 Things to Know for TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Houston Chronicle

    FBI special agent Adam Lee announces that Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr. has been arrested in Galveston, Texas during a news conference in Charlottesville, Va., Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014.

    Comment?

  7. Suspect captured in case of missing UVa studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Houston Chronicle

    This undated photo provided by the Charlottesville, Va. Police Department shows Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr. Authorities are again searching the apartment of Matthew, and they believe he is the last person seen with University of Virginia student Hannah Graham before she disappeared.

    Comment?

  8. Wake-Up Weather: Storms likely on Friday, before a slight cool down this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Houston Chronicle

    Houston will see a couple of warm days with temperatures in the mid-90s on today and Thursday, with only a slight chance of thunderstorms, due to the proximity of a ridge of high pressure. A weak cool front will approach Houston on Friday, and because there is a lot of moisture to the south of the area, it should bring the right ingredients for thunderstorms Friday, Friday night and Saturday.

    Comment?

  9. Woman indicted in Galveston Co. bike deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Houston Chronicle

    A grand jury has indicted a 68-year-old Dickinson woman on manslaughter charges in the death of a Houston bicyclist, the Galveston County District Attorney's Office said Tuesday.

    Comment?

  10. Tax dodgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Houston Chronicle

    The Texas City school district has been forced to pay back millions in tax dollars to oil companies, and one Galveston official wants the Legislature to intervene. What's wrong with this picture: A Fortune 500 company with $1,000-an-hour lawyers and expensive appraisal consultants suing a public school system that serves at-risk kids? Marathon Petroleum Corp. is the most recent in a string of petrochemical companies to use a legal tax loophole to seek a lower property appraisal and, thus, lower its tax bill.

    Comment?

  11. Island bars are doing craft beers rightRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    Brews Brothers has kept a solid rotation of craft beer taps and casks along with fine cigars since 2011.

    Comment?

  12. Coastal recreation area edges closer to realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | Chron

    The caller was Mata-gorda County Judge Nate McDonald . McDonald said, "We've got a county down here ... and we would really like to be included," recalled Victoria Herrin , a local campaign director for the National Parks Conservation Association .

    Comment?

  13. Motorcyclist dies on Galveston SeawallRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | Chron

    A 31-year-old Houston man died early Monday morning when his motorcycle slammed into a car parked along the Seawall in Galveston.

    Comment?

  14. Durst's criminal mischief case resetRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | Chron

    Millionaire Robert Durst appeared frail as he shuffled out of a Harris County courtroom Friday, where his criminal mischief case was reset to next month.

    Comment?

  15. Judge told flesh-eating disease caught in timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Chron

    Derry Dunn considers himself lucky. If the Orange County justice of the peace had waited a little longer to begin treatment, he could have been among the 30 to 40 percent of victims who lose their limbs due to a bacterium that causes a flesh-eating disease.

    Comment?

  16. Coast Guard seizes 153 sharks after high-speed chase in Gulf with Mexican poachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Chron

    The Coast Guard seized 153 sharks weighing more than 1,500 pounds Sunday from the group of four poachers.

    Comment?

  17. Galveston park could have a boardwalk and new amenities within five yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    New developments at Stewart Beach in the next five years could include a raised boardwalk, restaurants, retail shops, a concert area and a wedding pavilion, according to a report in the Galveston County Daily News .

    Comment?

  18. Long overdueRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    Fierce waves threaten the memorial to the Great Storm of 1900, which remains the deadliest natural disaster in U.S. history.

    Comment?

  19. Galveston County grand jury indicts motorist, not officer, in wrong-way incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    A Galveston County grand jury has declined to indict a police officer who shot and wounded a Nederland man who allegedly drove the wrong way on Interstate 45 before his tire was shot out by the officer, but the grand jury has indicted the motorist in the incident.

    Comment?

  20. 14 arrested in Galveston drug bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    A city police spokesman told The Galveston County Daily News on Wednesday there is a growing cocaine and methamphetamine problem in the city.

    Comment?

Galveston Job Listings
View or post Galveston job listings on Topix.
Galveston Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Galveston from Topix.
Galveston Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Galveston on Topix.