• County Officials Back Grand Parkway Progress

    County Officials Back Grand Parkway Progress

    Galveston County officials are calling for the Texas Department of Transportation to look at the traffic and revenue study for Segment B of the Grand Parkway. Segment B would run… Regional News Friendswood League City

  • League City the Safest Big City in Texas

    League City the Safest Big City in Texas

    League City in Galveston County has been named the #1 safest city in Texas with over 100,000 residents by Safewise in their 2019 Safest Cities in Texas list. Ranking at… Regional News League City

  • Galveston County Bank + Houston Bank = $1.4 Billion Bank

    Galveston County Bank + Houston Bank = $1.4 Billion Bank

    Texas City-based Texas Independent Bancshares, the parent company of Texas First Bank, will scoop up Houston-based Preferred Bancshares Inc., the parent company of Preferred Bank. The deal is expected to close… Regional News Texas City

  • Houston Area Sales Tax Reaches Record High

    Houston Area Sales Tax Reaches Record High

    Sales tax allocations for Metro Houston’s 10 most populous cities (including League City, Texas City, and Galveston in Galveston County) totaled $956.7 million in 2018, $59.3 million above the previous… Regional News League City Texas City

  • Galveston County Enacts Loan Program for Building Rehabs

    Galveston County Enacts Loan Program for Building Rehabs

    People who own large buildings in Galveston County now have access to a low-cost loan program allowing them to make eco-friendly improvements to their properties. County commissioners on Monday established… Regional News