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The Galveston County Daily News: Bacliff

December 4, 2016


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Man gets seven years for sexually assaulting teen girl

A Galveston County jury sentenced a man Friday to seven years in prison for sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl.

  • icon Posted: December 04

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Saturday 12/03/2016
Visitors make the best of a rainy situation at Dickens on the Strand
Updated: December 03, 2016 - 11:45 pm

In a scene more historically accurate of 19th century Victorian England than expected, vendors and visitors sat huddled under downtown awnings, listening to music, looking at merchandise and enjoying one another’s company.

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Historic rain alters plans, forces cancellations for two of county's main events
Updated: December 03, 2016 - 11:44 pm

A powerful winter storm drowned out two of Galveston County’s main events Saturday and left severe flooding and road closures in its wake.

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Dickinson student wins awards playing piano
Posted: December 03, 2016

Despite being just 17 years old and a senior in high school, Dickinson resident Sarah Bryan is an accomplished pianist.

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Flooding and cancellations
Posted: December 03, 2016

Rain continued to pound Galveston County throughout Saturday.

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Friday 12/02/2016
Shelter deserves congratulations for 2016 numbers
Posted: December 02, 2016

Seldom do we get to report good news about an animal shelter.

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Thursday 12/01/2016
Salvation Army of Galveston County happenings
Posted: December 01, 2016

Local resident launched rebuilding effort with $10,000 gift

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Wednesday 11/30/2016
Federal pilots claim commission is stonewalling applications
Posted: November 30, 2016

Applications by seven federally licensed ship pilots for the right to guide vessels into local ports could be headed to litigation, said an attorney representing the Board of Pilot Commissioners, to which the applications were made.

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Tuesday 11/29/2016
Man sentenced to 30 years in prison for aggravated sexual assault of a child
Posted: November 29, 2016

A Houston man was sentenced Tuesday to 30 years in prison for sexually assaulting a girl starting at age 3 until she was 16.

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Soggy weather looming this weekend
Posted: November 29, 2016

Rains of 4-5 inches are not out of the question for many localities in Galveston County and various advisories are likely to be issued as the weekend nears.

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