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The Galveston County Daily News: In Focus

October 21, 2016

In Focus

In Focus is the photography blog from The Daily News staff photographers. Here we'll bring you extra photos, behind the scenes details and anything else you'd like to know about photography in the newspaper. Feel free to ask questions or bring up topics you'd like discussed in the comments.

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Photos: “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” event

Students from Texas A&M University at Galveston, Galveston College and the University of Texas Medical Branch strut down the seawall in lipstick-red high heels Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, for the  “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” event in honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. More than 100 people, including dozens of young men, traded their comfortable footwear to walk a mile in the heels.

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Monday 10/17/2016
Photos: Texans vs. Colts
Posted: October 17, 2016

The Houston Texans overcame a 23-9 deficit with seven minutes remaining the in the game to defeat the Indianapolis Colts 26-23 in overtime on Sunday Night Football.

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Saturday 10/15/2016
Photos: Houston vs. Tulsa football
Posted: October 15, 2016

The Houston Cougars returned home Saturday night against the Tulsa Golden Hurricane looking to get back on track after last week's loss to Navy. After a back-and-forth first half the teams went to halftime tied at 17. The game remained close in the second half before two solid defense series delivered the Cougars to a 38-31 win in the final seconds.

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Photos: Clear Creek Vs. Friendswood Football
Posted: October 15, 2016

The Friendswood Mustangs defeated the Clear Creek Wildcats 52-34 at Veterans Memorial Stadium in League City behind a dominant performance by Mustang quarterback Tyler Page.  

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Friday 10/14/2016
Photos: Texas City vs. Willowridge
Posted: October 14, 2016

The Texas City Stings and Fort Bend Willowridge Eagles got off to a slow start on Friday night with no scores in the first quarter. But the Stings came out of the locker room after halftime and didn't waste any time running away with the game for a 41-23 victory.

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Friday 10/07/2016
Photos: Dickinson vs. Clear Springs football
Posted: October 07, 2016

The Clear Springs Chargers travelled to Dickinson to take on the Gators Friday night. The Chargers took an early lead and never looked back, defeating the Gators 23-7 to remain undefeated in District 24-6A and move ahead of Dickinson in the standings.

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Photos: Santa Fe vs Ball High Football
Posted: October 07, 2016

The Tors of Ball High School defeated the Santa Fe Indians 28-20 at Joe Raitano Field in Santa Fe Friday, Oct. 7, 2016. 

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Sunday 10/02/2016
Photos: Houston Texans vs. Tennessee Titans
Posted: October 02, 2016

The Houston Texans faced off against the Tennessee Titans at home on Sunday without JJ Watt. Houston got off to a quick start to build an early 14 point lead, but then Tennessee fought back and kept it within a single score the remainder of the game. The Texans managed to hold on for a 27-20 victory.

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Saturday 10/01/2016
Photos: Clear Lake vs Dickinson Football
Posted: October 01, 2016

The Dickinson Gators took on the Clear Lake Falcons at Challenger Columbia Stadium Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016. 

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Photos: Friendswood vs. Clear Falls Football
Posted: October 01, 2016

The Friendswood Mustangs defeated the Clear Falls Knights 84-8 at Henry Winston Stadium in Friendswood Friday, Sept. 30, 2016. 

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