A Nordhavn 46 yacht made to cross oceans
A catamaran made of red cedar is a tribute to owner’s late friend
Dickinson native shares his love for agriculture
This 29-foot cruising vessel is used more for grandkid time than fishing
Businesses and residents breathe life into once stagnant 6th Street
Islanders find success with their sea-bean jewelry and art
They come from Africa, South America, Central America and the Caribbean. They’re called sea beans, and the many-colored objects that wash up regularly on Galveston beaches are actually seeds and fruit. [Read more…]
Bayou Vista couple shares love of water on ultimate fishing boat
Eric and Tonia Theriot’s new Blazer Bay boat is more than just a fishing boat.
It’s where the two spend much of their time, coasting and exploring the waters of Galveston County since moving to the fishing community of Bayou Vista, they said. [Read more…]
Saltwater anglers work to conserve, restore marine resources
On a recent, pleasant spring evening, about a dozen avid anglers gathered at Bubba’s at Tiki on Tiki Island to talk about fishing. There was discussion about a kids’ tournament that was coming up that weekend. And then the topic turned to conservation efforts. [Read more…]
How a video lured a Montana student to the island
While watching videos about Hurricane Harvey on his computer from Montana, Joshua Bailey came across a video of Galveston Island Beach Patrol helping law enforcement officials in the aftermath of the storm.
Bailey, 20, had visited the island in June last year and Galveston had made an impression on him, he said. But the video solidified his attachment. [Read more…]