A tropical storm formed quickly in the Gulf of Mexico on Tuesday and came ashore near Freeport, leading Brazoria County officials to warn of heavy rainfall that could cause flash flooding over the next couple days.
P arents dropping kids off at school in Danbury might have noticed a new face directing traffic and ensuring students are walking safely across the street before morning classes begin.
The ruby-throated hummingbirds came far north and migrate through the area and residents got a chance to see the birds at the Xtreme Hummingbird Xtravaganza this weekend.
WEST COLUMBIA — City officials formally adopted the same tax rate as last year of 82 cents per $100 of appraised property value, during their meeting this week, Mayor Laurie Kincannon said.
A handful of Angleton Junior High School parents voiced concern Thursday over a lack of communication from the campus after disturbances at a dance on Sept. 5.
District officials took disciplinary action after investigating reports of unruly behavior at an Angleton Junior High School dance, they said in a letter to parents.
A tribute band will have residents stop, drop and roll with 50s and 60s rock at the "Shake Rattle & Roll" event, with proceeds going to the Brazoria Heritage Foundation.
Members of the Angleton High School swim team volunteered at the Special Olympics area aquatics meet in Sugar Land on Saturday, taking advantage of an opportunity to help those special athletes.
Formally Riverpoint, the Swamp Shack restaurant in Lake Jackson offers the Brazosport area cajun speciality food, such as alligator kickers and different types of gumbo.
ANGLETON — Family members openly cried as Lou Joffrion III, a former prison guard at the Darrington Unit in Rosharon, was found not guilty of aggravated assault of an inmate who died from his injuries in 2017.
A Brazoria County jury spent two hours deliberating a verdict Monday in the aggravated assault trial of a former prison guard before breaking for the day without a decision.
What once might have seemed science fiction is quickly becoming a reality for Angleton ISD students thanks to a new investment in security by the district.
The Angleton ISD board of trustees adopted a $1.38 per $100 of appraised property tax rate, a seven-cent reduction from last year and approved the school’s 2019-20 budget.
Tim Salaika has been a pilot examiner, flown in the Vietnam War and owned a part-time flight school. His 50-year-plus career made him an ideal candidate to win a prestigious aviation award.
Competing for Brazoswood at the Region III 5A-6A Orange Division Region Preview at Sam Houston State on Saturday were, from left, Katie Fielder (left), Brianna Taylor, Sophia Sutherland, Lilly Cole, Madison Habeck, Anna Tyree, Kayla Goff, McKenzie Whipple and Hannah Vaughn.
A new visual crime-tracking model could reduce crime and traffic accidents in Angleton while saving law enforcement valuable resources, Police Chief Aaron Ausmus said.
The theme for the week was limit mental mistakes for Danny Youngs and the Brazoswood Buccaneers. The Bucs will need more work on that department after absorbing a 52-6 loss to Lamar Consolidated on Friday night at Hopper Field.
The Brazoswood Bucs were never really in their opening game last week, something head football coach Danny Youngs expects to change.
It will start with the players keeping their heads in the game.
While Elliott owners were relieved, those counting on Los Angeles Chargers running back Melvin Gordon are hoping for a quick resolution to his holdout. He hasn’t received a contract yet and has already asked for a trade with he and the team far apart.
His backups could be your saving grace.
While continuing education seems like the natural progression after high school, Brazoswood High School Counselor Cindy Schwebel wants to make sure her students know they have options.
ANGLETON — The muffled cries of David Witt’s family members were the only noise after a surveillance video showing an altercation prosecutors say led to the 41-year-old inmate’s death played Wednesday in the 239th District courtroom of the Brazoria County Courthouse.
A Bay City man died at CHI St. Luke’s Health Brazosport after the ambulance he was riding in was involved in a crash Wednesday morning, Richwood police said.
An argument led to a man being stabbed in his buttocks while he was cooking by his girlfriend who was later arrested on an aggravated assault with a deadly weapon charge, according to Angleton Police Department spokesman Lt. Lupe Valdez.
By next spring, trafficking victims will have a safe place in Brazoria County to escape the life. Area residents were invited to tour a safe house Refuge for Women Texas Gulf Coast plans to purchase by the end of the year and have operating by the spring, chapter Director Vicki Kirby said.
The anniversary celebration’s emphasis on how UTMB Health is serving more central Brazoria County residents didn’t refer to the shrimp cocktail and faux-jitos on the buffet. In the five years since the Galveston-based health system partnered with the Angleton-Danbury Hospital District to form UTMB Health Angleton Danbury Campus, 30 more physicians have come on staff to better serve the region’s health needs.
The Brazoria County Alzheimer's Awareness Project commended volunteers at the annual luncheon event and reviewed the more than 1,000 people it was able to reach in the last year.