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The Galveston County Daily News: Tj Aulds

September 2, 2015

Tj Aulds

Wednesday 08/26/2015
Officer wrestles calf after Texas City police chase
Posted: August 26, 2015 - 6:18 pm

TEXAS CITY — A wayward calf led Texas City police officers on an unusual pursuit Wednesday afternoon. It ended with an officer having to wrestle the calf to the ground.

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Tuesday 08/25/2015
NASA astronaut misses our weather
Posted: August 25, 2015 - 9:45 pm

LEAGUE CITY — Some fast-moving thunderstorms dropped heavy rain and some small hail across Galveston County on Tuesday.

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Thursday 08/13/2015
Clear Creek expects 300-plus new teachers for 2015-16
Posted: August 13, 2015 - 4:46 pm

LEAGUE CITY — The start of the school year is just around the corner. It won't just be the first day of school for many students.

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Tuesday 08/04/2015
Seabrook issues water conservation order
Posted: August 04, 2015 - 10:28 am

SEABROOK — The city issued a Stage 1 Water Restriction notice over the weekend that limits the type and when people can use water outdoors.

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Saturday 07/25/2015
Local shelters look to boost summer pet adoptions
Posted: July 25, 2015 - 7:51 am

Summer is a busy time for the county’s animal shelters. It is the time when strays fill up almost every available space, but adoptions are at their lowest.

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Monday 06/15/2015
Out of this world photo of Tropical Storm Bill
Posted: June 15, 2015 - 10:45 pm

We've all seen plenty of satellite images of Tropical Storm Bill, but none of those quite captured the storm like this photo from Astronaut Scott Kelly.

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Video: Wild ride aboard Galveston to Bolivar ferry
Posted: June 15, 2015 - 10:33 pm

BOLIVAR PENINSULA — Like many property owners, Brad Ballard thought it a good idea to secure loose items on his property in advance of Tropical Storm Bill.

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Texas City Dike closed as precaution before storm arrives
Posted: June 15, 2015 - 4:45 pm

TEXAS CITY — Early in the day Monday, officials in Texas City decided to close the Texas City Dike.

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Saturday 04/18/2015
Video: Texas City Disaster Memorial Service
Posted: April 18, 2015 - 4:31 pm

TEXAS CITY — Thursday marked the 68th anniversary of the incident known as the Texas City Disaster.

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Wednesday 02/04/2015
Small diesel leak at Marathon's Galveston Bay Refinery contained
Updated: February 04, 2015 - 1:57 pm

TEXAS CITY — A small amount of diesel fuel leaked Wednesday morning at Marathon Petroleum's Galveston Bay Refinery.

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Wednesday 11/26/2014
54,000 copies of The Daily News' delivered in time for Thanksgiving
Posted: November 26, 2014 - 10:54 pm

The Thanksgiving edition of The Daily News is a holiday shopper's delight. It is full of bargains just in time for the Black Thursday and Black Friday sales.

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Monday 11/24/2014
Your best holiday photos can win you $100
Posted: November 24, 2014 - 12:22 am

Holidays mean time with family and friends and usually lots of photos.

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Saturday 05/31/2014
Food Banks celebrates with Founders Day
Updated: February 23, 2015 - 6:34 pm

The Galveston County Food Bank held its annual Founders Day celebration on Saturday. The event mark's the vision of the Food Bank's founders Pastor Bill Ritter, Rev. Posy Jackson and the Food Bank's first executive director Mark Davis.

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Saturday 05/10/2014
Hug a soldier for Mothers Day
Updated: February 23, 2015 - 6:34 pm

TEXAS CITY -- It was supposed to be a quick stop for gas and a breakfast sandwich at the new Buc-ee's Saturday morning. 

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Tuesday 10/08/2013
Tekell's last trial?
Updated: October 08, 2013 - 11:47 pm

When it comes to BP trials in Galveston County courtrooms, you could almost always count that sitting at the table for the defense would be Kenneth Tekell.

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Thursday 06/27/2013
Fatboy: Vending machine blues
Updated: June 27, 2013 - 11:35 pm

Welcome to my Fatboy series. This is a chronicle of my journey after weight loss surgery in January 2012 at the University of Texas Medical Branch Center for Obesity and Metabolic Surgery.

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Wednesday 06/19/2013
Fatboy: Master Chef Curtis Stone's cooking tips
Updated: June 27, 2013 - 5:44 pm

Welcome to my Fatboy series. This is a chronicle of my journey after weight loss surgery in January 2012 at the University of Texas Medical Branch Center for Obesity and Metabolic Surgery.

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Thursday 06/13/2013
Fatboy: Working out is a beach
Updated: June 17, 2013 - 1:45 pm

Welcome to my Fatboy series. This is a chronicle of my journey after weight loss surgery in January 2012 at the University of Texas Medical Branch Center for Obesity and Metabolic Surgery.

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Thursday 06/06/2013
Fatboy: Gov. Fatboy gets surgery
Updated: June 21, 2013 - 8:17 pm

Welcome to my Fatboy series. This is a chronicle of my journey after weight loss surgery in January 2012 at the University of Texas Medical Branch Center for Obesity and Metabolic Surgery.

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Thursday 05/23/2013
Preparing for re-entry
Updated: May 23, 2013 - 2:12 pm

WASHINGTON — The Citizens for Space Exploration's annual trek to D.C. is complete. In space terms we are set for re-entry.

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Wednesday 05/22/2013
Hang out online with astronauts
Updated: June 04, 2013 - 8:23 pm

WASHINGTON — The three astronauts who just returned from the International Space Station will be online Thursday chatting up space enthusiasts and answering their questions.

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Nobel Peace Prize for the ISS?
Updated: May 22, 2013 - 9:33 pm

WASHINGTON — One of the more intriguing pitches being made during the Citizens for Space Exploration's trip to D.C. comes from a college student.

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Working to keep focus on space exploration
Updated: May 23, 2013 - 7:49 am

WASHINGTON — It is the final day of the Citizens for Space Exploration's annual trip to Capitol Hill.

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Tuesday 05/21/2013
Why are we here?
Updated: May 22, 2013 - 1:11 pm

For 22 years, the Citizens for Space Exploration have trekked to Washington to advocate for continued funding for NASA and space programs. But why?

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Johnson Space Center goes 'Gangnam' viral
Updated: May 22, 2013 - 10:59 pm

Eric Sim is a co-op student who attends North Carolina State and has had three working tours at NASA's Johnson Space Center. You may not know Sim, but about 5 million people have seen his work.

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Monday 05/20/2013
Taking off for Space Week
Updated: May 22, 2013 - 1:11 pm

It appears I am on an important flight as I trek to D.C. for the Space Week advocacy trip.

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Friday 03/22/2013
Fatboy: I’ve fallen off the wagon
Updated: June 06, 2013 - 5:33 pm

Welcome to my Fatboy series. This is a chronicle of my journey after weight loss surgery in January 2012 at the University of Texas Medical Branch Center for Obesity and Metabolic Surgery.

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Monday 02/18/2013
Fatboy: New Jersey’s Christie is full of it
Updated: June 06, 2013 - 5:33 pm

Welcome to my Fatboy series. This is a chronicle of my journey after weight loss surgery in January 2012 at the University of Texas Medical Branch Center for Obesity and Metabolic Surgery.

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Friday 02/08/2013
How Kool and the Gang toured with Van Halen
Updated: February 05, 2015 - 12:04 pm

In the 1970s and early 1980s, there may not have been a more popular R&B or Funk group than Kool and the Gang. 

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Salute takes on Great Gatsby feel
Updated: February 05, 2015 - 12:04 pm

It the biggest gala of Mardi Gras and one of the biggest social events in the entire region — The San Luis Salute. It is over the top. It is a non-stop dance party. It is a big fundraiser for UTMB. It is sold out and has been for weeks.

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Wednesday 01/16/2013
Fatboy: The test results are in ...
Updated: June 06, 2013 - 5:33 pm

Welcome to my Fatboy series. This is a chronicle of my journey after weight loss surgery in January 2012 at the University of Texas Medical Branch Center for Obesity and Metabolic Surgery.

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Wednesday 01/09/2013
Fatboy: My new year just began
Updated: June 06, 2013 - 5:33 pm

Welcome to my Fatboy series. This is a chronicle of my journey after weight loss surgery in January 2012 at the University of Texas Medical Branch Center for Obesity and Metabolic Surgery.

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Thursday 12/20/2012
Fatboy: Photos are worth 145 pounds
Updated: June 06, 2013 - 5:33 pm

Welcome to my Fatboy series. This is a chronicle of my journey after weight loss surgery in January at the University of Texas Medical Branch Center for Obesity and Metabolic Surgery.

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Thursday 12/13/2012
Fatboy: I’ve gained weight. I’m a fraud
Updated: June 06, 2013 - 5:33 pm

Welcome to my Fatboy series. This is a chronicle of my journey after weight loss surgery in January at the University of Texas Medical Branch Center for Obesity and Metabolic Surgery.

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Thursday 12/06/2012
Fatboy: My fat life stuffed into plastic bags
Updated: June 06, 2013 - 5:33 pm

Welcome to my Fatboy series. This is a chronicle of my journey after weight loss surgery in January at the University of Texas Medical Branch Center for Obesity and Metabolic Surgery.

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Thursday 11/22/2012
Why the hell didn't I do this sooner?
Updated: June 06, 2013 - 5:33 pm

Welcome to my Fatboy series. This is a chronicle of my journey after weight loss surgery in January at the University of Texas Medical Branch Center for Obesity and Metabolic Surgery.

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When do I get rid of these man boobs?
Posted: November 22, 2012 - 11:54 am

It was somewhat a silent victory celebration. I was headed to Houston to celebrate a friend’s birthday and needed a new pair of jeans.

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Fatboy gives thanks during weight loss journey
Updated: November 25, 2012 - 5:19 pm

It’s been an interesting 10 months since I underwent weight loss surgery at the University of Texas Medical Branch.

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Sunday 02/19/2012
Chronicles of a Fat Boy
Updated: November 25, 2012 - 5:18 pm

This might come as a surprise to many of you. I’m fat. Not hefty. Not chunky. Not big-boned. Not portly. Not plump.

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