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The Galveston County Daily News: La Marque

August 29, 2016

La Marque

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Back to School

The first day of school is a big deal. Boys and girls alike spend time thinking about that perfect first day outfit (okay, maybe it’s mom), worrying about where they will sit at lunch and if they’ll make new friends. Will they like their new teacher?

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Friday 08/26/2016
Local churches celebrate anniversaries
Posted: August 26, 2016

The treasure that is Galveston’s St. Augustine of Hippo Episcopal Church has been here a while.

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Monitoring 99-L to the east; a Gulf of Mexico disturbance of interest
Posted: August 26, 2016

A disorganized and weak area of low pressure (99L) located between the northeastern and the coast of Cuba continues to keep forecasters guessing as it moves west-northwest at about 10-mph. Currently, upper-level winds remain unfavorable for development, but should become a little more conducive for development as the system approaches the eastern Gulf of Mexico early next week.

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Photos: La Marque vs. Houston Sterling High School Football
Posted: August 26, 2016

The La Marque Cougars overcame an eight point halftime deficit, outscoring the Houston Sterling Raiders 16-0 in the second half, to claim a 24-16 week one victory at Etheredge Stadium in La Marque Thursday, August 25, 2016. 

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Wednesday 08/24/2016
Sam, thanks for believing in me
Posted: August 24, 2016

A guest column written by Sam Collins III ("It's wise to invest in your community," The Daily News, Aug. 17), credits an older gentleman, Ervin Williams, whose heartfelt gift made a big difference in Sam's life.

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Clear Creek ISD forms new Parent Assistance Center, names director
Posted: August 24, 2016

Clear Creek ISD has formed a new center meant to make it easier for parents to get answers and resolutions when problems arise with their children at school.

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Chamber, businesses welcome new CCISD teachers
Posted: August 24, 2016

As Jaycob Freeman surveyed the hundreds of teachers gathered at the South Shore Harbour Resort in League City on Aug. 11, he realized he had come full circle.

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Our rain prospects and keeping an eye on the Tropics
Posted: August 24, 2016

Mostly dry, hot weather has returned to Southeast Texas, but the outlook is for rain chances to improve later this week and remain reasonably high through the early part of next week. The high pressure that built back into our area over the past few days is expected to retreat back north. This will allow for an influx of deep Gulf moisture in association with an upper-level trough expected to move west.

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Sunday 08/21/2016
2016 Football Preview
Posted: August 21, 2016

From star quarterbacks taking center stage to La Marque making the move to Class 3A, storylines abound for the 2016 football season in Galveston County. The Daily News' 2016 Football Preview covers those stories and more, including the University of Houston Cougars, regional college teams and the Houston Texans. Read online using the links below or view the E-Edition.

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With old rivalries ended and smaller classification, La Marque enters new era
Posted: August 21, 2016

With all the sweeping changes La Marque has seen this offseason, one thing that will never go away is the team’s faith in itself.

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