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Picking up debris around Galveston County will take months, and cost millions of dollars.

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Aside from a now concrete floor and a few other signs of ongoing construction, the school is operating as normal after being flooded with about 2 inches of water during Hurricane Harvey.

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A clash between two Houston-area powers lived up to its billing, as the Dickinson Gators came through with a 41-34 double-overtime victory over the Ridge Point Panthers on Friday at Sam Vitanza Stadium.

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Four weeks after Hurricane Harvey badly flooded areas of the county, more than 17 day care centers remain temporarily closed, leaving parents looking for alternatives or waiting for their children’s schools to reopen.

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A Dickinson apartment complex with immediate fire and safety issues led the fire Marshal to order the power cut to one building, but because the complex only had one meter, all of it is off the grid.

  • By DR. JULIE PURSER
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The Family Service Center is standing strong for the Dickinson community so devastated by the impact of Hurricane Harvey. It has however come to our attention that we received and publicized misinformation regarding the impact of the storm on Dickinson Independent School District students.

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Dickinson Independent School District officials spent Wednesday playing damage control, refuting an email sent out by county nonprofit agency, saying its Hurricane Harvey-related statistics were inaccurate.

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As more days pass from when Hurricane Harvey made landfall, residents around Galveston County are finding themselves in different stages of their personal recovery. Some are already working on repairing homes and interrupted lives.

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The Salvation Army of Galveston County is operating solo relief efforts after pulling out of a partnership with local entities and the American Red Cross, officials said.

  • By ALEXIA DEL FIERRO Correspondent
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The Dickinson Lady Gators bounced back in their second district game against the Alvin Lady Jackets in four sets, winning three with the identical scores of 25-21, 25-21 and 25-21 on Tuesday night.

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Texas Education Commissioner Mike Morath, in a letter released Sept. 12, said he was working on a plan to financially help districts facing a decline in student population or property values because of Hurricane Harvey.

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Most business leaders and experts agree that Hurricane Harvey will cause an economic downturn in the short term, partly offset by recovery and rebuilding.

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An estimated 20,000 homes in Galveston County were flooded during Hurricane Harvey, scattering families and children to hotels, shelters and temporary housing in the county and elsewhere.

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The Dickinson Gators finally saw their first game action of the year on Friday night after Hurricane Harvey delayed the season by several weeks. The Gators dominated the Texas City Stings on their way to a 47-7 victory.

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A group of philanthropic organizations has reformed the Galveston County Recovery Fund to raise and distribute money for Hurricane Harvey relief.

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The skill position players may get all the glory, stats and touchdowns, but everything on offense starts in the trenches, and leading the Dickinson Gators’ front five this season is center Kiko Nunez.

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It is said that history doesn’t repeat itself, but it does mimic itself. The same can be said for tropical cyclones. While each storm is unique, there are enough commonalities that we can learn from them.

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Advocates for the construction of a coastal barrier system say they don't believe Hurricane Harvey's flooding rains will dampen support for measures that are meant to protect from other types of hurricane damage.

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The omission has angered many people in Galveston who rent their homes out to short term guests, especially as approved hotels in the county have reported spots for the program filling up fast.

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Hurricane Harvey has caused a run on short-term rental properties and delays in many sales transactions, but area Realtors are optimistic the market will stabilize in longer term.

  • By SANDRA DEVALL
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Perhaps the news brief about the gift of $1 million to Dickinson was sent close to the layout deadline ("Former resident donates $1M to Dickinson," The Daily News, Sept. 7).

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The city of Dickinson lifted its emergency nighttime curfew effective Saturday evening, city officials said.

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Although area gas stations are receiving fuel shipments and several city officials have said they’re less concerned about Hurricane Harvey-related shortages, the price of filling up has risen an average of 27 cents a gallon across the nation in the past week, industry observers say.

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After a nightmarish week-and-a-half dealing with the devastating floods from Hurricane Harvey, the Dickinson Gators finally got to get some live game action when they faced Pasadena Memorial in a scrimmage at Pasadena ISD Veterans Memorial Stadium on Friday afternoon.

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Cooler and drier conditions have been a welcome balm for those recovering from the ravages of Hurricane Harvey. Even better, despite three active hurricanes in the Tropical Atlantic Basin, none are expected to threaten the local area in any significant manner. A high pressure ridge building …

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While many Galveston County contractors are already overwhelmed by the number of jobs created by flooding from Hurricane Harvey, they say there’s not yet a shortage of building materials. But that soon could change, they warn.

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  • By MESHACH SULLIVAN Correspondent
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Texas Southern University’s starting running back Brad Woodard was one of the first Dickinson players to play Division I college football after leaving high school under Dickinson head coach John Snelson.

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The Galveston County Health District is offering free tetanus shots for people who haven’t received the vaccine in the past 10 years.

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An evolving weather pattern with an upper-level high pressure ridge to our west and a deepening low pressure trough moving into the Great Lakes and Midwest and eastern third of the country this week will play a very important role in our weather both locally and over the U.S.

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Parents across Galveston County returning to work after Hurricane Harvey are coming up with last-minute plans for their children because several area school districts pushed back the start of classes.