Galveston beachgoers are familiar with the smelly, unsightly seaweed plaguing many of the coast's shorelines and interrupting a pleasant day at the beach. We've all seen kids shriek and throw it at each other and have walked around the uncomfortable stuff as it dried on the shore. Rather than get r ... More >>
In Austin, both the House and Senate have unveiled baseline budgets for the session, with the idea that additions would be negotiated over time. Sen. Tommy Williams (R-The Woodlands), who chairs the Senate Finance Committee, told reporters the Senate's budget was as close to last session as possible ... More >>
Crystal Beach, via KHOUAs the Fourth of July weekend loomed, Galveston's visitors bureau put out a press release "reminding the public that Island beaches remain oil free and open for business this 4th of July holiday weekend....The U.S. Coast Guard confirms that the spill remains more than 200 ... More >>
Not if you put it on a chat line, duh
Squeezed by new development on Galveston's west end, fishermen are trying to hang on to an honored Texas tradition: driving on the beach
Make yourself heard
At the Village of Surfside, it's not just the beaches that are eroding. It's the Open Beaches Act.
Oysterman Joe Nelson says pollution is slowly killing Galveston Bay. But is anyone listening?