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Lone Star Republicans will hold its monthly meeting at the Crosby Church on Thursday from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30. A social will be held at 6:30 p.m. with regular meeting beginning at 7 p.m.

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Law enforcement authorities have identified the men involved in the fatal shooting on Bohemian Hall Road near Crosby Friday night.

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Emil McMahon, 32, of Crosby, has been charged with two counts of intoxication manslaughter in the death of Tania Vercher, 27, and her son, Alejandro Vercher, 2, during a “road rage” incident in east Harris County on Sept. 29. 

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A 30-year-old Crosby man was found not guilty of murder by a Harris County jury Wednesday. Joseph Allen Green had been accused in the death of Terry James Griffin on Jan. 21, 2013 in northeast Houston.

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A Crosby man was arrested after he fought with Baytown police officers during a robbery at a department store Thursday.

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Crime Stoppers of Houston is offering a reward of up to $30,000 for information that leads to the filing of felony charges or the arrest of a suspect or suspects in several cases of vandalism that have cut service to thousands of Comcast customers, mainly in the Highlands and Crosby areas.

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Harris County will receive public comments on proposed new county regulation of game rooms in a hearing at 5:30 p.m. Monday at the Crosby Community Center, 409 Hare Road, Crosby.

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Nearly two years after dozens of animals were rescued near the Highway 90 San Jacinto River crossing – and dozens more found dead, some mutilated – Harris County District Attorney Devon Anderson called a press conference Tuesday to provide an updated report on efforts to combat animal cruelt…

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Huffman High School JROTC members shout out a cadence as they march during a Crosby Veterans Day parade Saturday in Crosby.

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The friendship between Robert B. Martin Jr. and Raymond Blanchard dates back to the 1980s. Although each has traveled a different road since graduating Robert E. Lee High School in 1990, they shared something else Friday afternoon - enriching the lives of theater students.

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A man finishing his shift at the Papa John’s Pizza in the 2100 block of Highway 90 in Crosby had his car and wallet stolen in an armed robbery about 12:30 a.m. Saturday, HCSO reports.

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All are invited to attend the Crosby Community Center’s  Annual Boo Bash and Pumpkin Patch, a family festival and fundraiser, Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sponsored by the Crosby Advisory Council, the nonprofit 501(c)(3) volunteer organization of the Crosby Community Center, this event in…

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The Harris County Precinct 8 Constable’s Office has released the name of a woman who jumped to her death from the Fred Hartman Bridge on Oct. 15.

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The Eastside Veterans Celebration will be three days of fun and patriotism on the east side of the San Jacinto and Lake Houston, Nov. 7, 8 and 9. 

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Nine people – including six law enforcement officers, were arrested Saturday on charges of racing without a license after the Department of Public Safety, the Harris County District Attorney’s Office and other agencies accused them of operating an illegal horse-racing track in Crosby.

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For the 73rd year, residents are invited to attend the Czech Festival scheduled Sunday, Oct. 6 at the Crosby Fairgrounds.

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For the 73rd year, residents are invited to attend the Czech Festival scheduled Sunday, Oct. 6 at the Crosby Fairgrounds.

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The Harris County Sheriff’s Office has filed murder charges against Charles Ray Carter, 32, of Crosby, in connection with the shooting death of Earl Green during a confrontation in the early morning hours of Sept. 1.

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A man was killed in the early morning hours of Sunday near Crosby Lynchburg Road, south of Highway 90.

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No one was injured when a Crosby ISD school bus and a Toyota passenger car were involved in an accident at the intersection of FM 2100 and FM 1942 about 11:45 a.m. Friday.

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Crosby ISD has issued a “Stranger Danger” alert to parents after it was reported that a middle-aged woman attempted to lure a young female student into a vehicle on Tuesday.

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Crosby ISD is streamlining the enrollment and re-enrollment process by introducing new, less redundant forms. New parents to the school district can download new student enrollment forms, fill them out at home and greatly reduce the time spent on enrolling a student.

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Several area residents were named to the dean’s list at Stephen F. Austin State University for the spring semester. To be eligible for this honor, a student must be enrolled in 12 or more semester hours and maintain a grade-point average of 3.5.  

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In a season where the Goose Creek Memorial boys basketball team recorded its first ever playoff win, could it be that it may go hand-in-hand with its inaugural postseason run?

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In a matchup between the two top teams in District 22-5A boys soccer, the host Goose Creek Memorial Patriots fell behind early and couldn’t recover in a 4-1 loss to first-place Friendswood.

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The baseball season is upon Goose Creek CISD high school fans as it saw its first pitch Monday as Robert E. Lee played host to Dayton.

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Lady Eagles bounced in area

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The first live ocelot I ever saw was in a cage outside a furniture store in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico in the ‘60s. It was the most beautiful cat I had ever seen.

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Barbers Hill graduate and University of Texas women’s basketball standout Charli Collier teamed up with Roppolo’s Pizzeria owner Marc Roppolo to give back to the Austin community in the wake of the winter storm. 

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As anticipated, the boys and girls basketball playoff schedule was sent scurrying following the winter storm and its aftermath this week.

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The Baytown high school softball programs were all hoping to make notable progress last spring and it appeared that objective could be met.

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The Barbers Hill Lady Eagles basketball team will face No. 1 Richmond Foster 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Shadow Creek High School in a Class 5A area round playoff.

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Maybe l should stick my hat around the door on a stick to see if anybody is going to take a shot at it since I’ve been saying Texas has the best winters in America. The forecast is now calling for a low temp of one degree above zero, Fahrenheit! Broken limbs and sometime entire trees litter …

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Three area girls basketball teams will begin their playoff journey this week and it starts tonight in Port Arthur when the Sterling Lady Rangers – making their first playoff appearance in six years – tip off against undefeated Beaumont United.

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The Manvel Mavericks scored in the first minute of the match, added some insurance before halftime and used that start to gain pole position in a 3-0 victory against Robert E. Lee in Baytown Tuesday night.

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With a chance to potentially improve its District 22-5A standing, the Sterling Lady Rangers basketball team dropped a 55-45 home decision against La Porte Saturday.

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The Friendswood Mustangs used a 13-3 run to end the first quarter and  used that momentum to hold on for a 55-42 victory Saturday in Baytown.

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Every year about this time, some men and women go into something akin to mild depression. And please don’t think I’m belittling the post combat malady known as PTSD when I call it “After Hunting Season Downer”, or “AHSD”.

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The Goose Creek Memorial girls basketball team battled district heavyweights Manvel to a tight ballgame through the first half to see the Lady Mavericks pull away for a 54-40 win Thursday night.

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The Goose Creek Memorial boys basketball team inched into a playoff spot and wrapped up the season sweep of district and city rivals Sterling with an 82-48 home win Saturday.

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The Goose Creek Memorial Patriots used goals by Darwin Velasquez and Carlos Gonzalez to pull of the important, 2-1 road win against one of the challengers for the District 22-5A title.

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In a match Goose Creek Memorial girls soccer coach Roman Huizar called a “good game,” the Lady Patriots still fell short in a 2-0 home defeat Friday against the Manvel Lady Mavericks.

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The Sterling Rangers tennis team is off to a blazing start to the spring campaign after placing in nine of the 10 divisions at the Kim Enocksen Varsity Invitational in Humble on Friday.

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I’ve never met Brandon Butler – at least, not that I recall.  But we’ve travelled some of the same trails, including Missouri’s Current River. We’re brothers in a bond that comes from treasuring the outdoors and the precious memories of time spent there with family and friends. Or alone.

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It appears the Goose Creek Memorial boys basketball team is embracing the concept of becoming a playoff team.

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The Sterling Lady Rangers have clinched no worse than a tie for fourth place in District 22-5A and is on the precipice of a postseason berth.

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With just over a week left in the regular season for the girls and just over two weeks remaining in the boys campaigns, a number of area basketball teams are seeking to nail down bi-district playoff qualification.

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In another chapter of the Robert E. Lee and Goose Creek Memorial boys soccer rivalry it was a late run of play in the first half that secured a precious win for the latter.

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A close game between rivals turned into a lopsided affair as the Crosby Cougars used a dominant third quarter to pull away from host Barbers Hill, 98-54 in District 21-5A play Tuesday.