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Tropical Storm Cindy, the first tropical storm since 2015 to near the Texas coast, made landfall early Thursday morning, but left a less-than-lasting impression on the Galveston County area.

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The worst of Tropical Storm Cindy’s effects were forecast to happen in the early morning hours. Officials in Jamaica Beach and Galveston warned that some roads might become impassible until tides recede.

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Bryan Roller, League City’s first convention and visitors' bureau administrator, intends to bring more conferences and tourists to town.

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The Historic Commission approved a certificate of appropriateness June 15 so that a League City woman can keep her windows and handrail on the front porch.

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Coast Guard crews provided pumps for a sinking shrimp trawler and helped bring it into Freeport after it called for help early Wednesday.

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This morning, Tropical Storm Cindy is a disorganized storm that is still producing 60-mph hour sustained winds over sections of the Gulf of Mexico. The center is located around 200 miles southeast of Galveston with the storm currently tracking to the northwest at 8-mph. The latest thinking i…

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Tropical Storm Cindy, the first named tropical storm to appear in the Gulf of Mexico this year, formed on Tuesday, and Galveston County is among the places on the Texas Coast that could feel its effects in coming days.

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On Saturday, Oct. 19, 2002, the Galveston Historical Foundation presented a seminar titled "Women's Roles in World War II" at the Lone Star Flight Museum, and one of the participants was Izola Collins.

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The disturbance in the Gulf of Mexico has been upgraded to Tropical Storm Cindy. A Tropical Storm Warning extends west from Louisiana to High Island and a Tropical Storm Watch from High Island to San Luis Pass and the west end of Galveston County. At 1 p.m., CDT, Cindy was centered near 25.4…

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The 10 a.m. CDT update from the National Hurricane Service has extended Tropical Storm Warnings west to High Island and a Tropical Storm Watch has been extended across Galveston Island to San Luis Pass. This reflects uncertainty on how far to the west the system will track before making its …

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The National Hurricane Center has issued a tropical storm warning for part of the Louisiana coast, with a storm watch in effect from west of Intracoastal City, Louisiana to High Island.

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Fireworks will explode over League City to celebrate the Fourth of July for the first time in a long while, city officials said.

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Amanda Hoover, who is listed as the dentist for the Lakes Dental Center, recently filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy in the U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas in Galveston.

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Here is a perfect example of bias on the part of The Daily News. The story about the shooting of U.S. Republican representatives and others by a left-wing nut job was not front page news. Worse than that, it was reported in Political Buzz (!?!) that a Weber staffer was among those injured on…

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Although not technically a tropical storm yet, the National Hurricane Center has issued a Tropical Storm Warning for the southeast Louisiana coast and a Tropical Storm Watch from southwest Louisiana to High Island, Texas. At 4 pm, the center of Potential Tropical Storm #3 was located 380 mil…

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An 11-year-old boy was flown by helicopter ambulance to a Houston hospital Saturday after a major accident that shut down part of Interstate 45 at FM 518.

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The League City council approved Tuesday a $319,931 change order with CSA Construction Inc. for the Calder Road booster pump station and well project.

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A 2-year-old child has been taken to an area hospital by air ambulance after being found floating in a swimming pool, authorities said. 

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High pressure over Texas and the Southwest, high pressure to the east and a frontal boundary and low pressure over the Plains are likely to bring us a sunny, breezy and warm weekend. While the surf may be a little rough, it should be a good weekend overall for outdoor activities if you do no…

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Fewer flights may take off from Galveston's Scholes International Airport if a plan to privatize parts of the Federal Aviation Administration passes into law.

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Benjamin Douglas Guidry, 35, pleaded guilty on two counts of sexual exploitation of children and one count of knowingly making a false claim against the United States in regard to tax returns as part of a plea agreement.

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I’ve always felt that true summer begins when the overnight lows fail to drop below 80 degrees on the Island and struggle to get much below that mark on the mainland. At that point, the weather outside begins to feel downright muggy as I can attest after walking my dogs. With high humidity l…

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Two men were arrested and charged with aggravated kidnapping early Saturday morning, after they allegedly attempted to force a woman into a van at a north county parking lot.

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In the article regarding the termination of the city administrator's contract ("Dickinson council fires longtime city administrator," The Daily News, June 8), The Daily News apparently quotes the Houston Chronicle on past history. First, I don't see the significance in past history as it app…

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The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department will hold a public meeting on Monday to gather public input on a possible extension of the federal recreational red snapper season.

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Moody’s Investors Service upgraded League City’s bond rating from Aa2 to Aa1, the second highest rating on Moody’s scale.

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Summer can be a tough time for many varieties of vegetation in Galveston County. Long hours of near peak sunshine and a combination of high evaporation rates and extremely warm soil temperatures can put maximum stress on local plants — to the dismay of area gardeners.

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott called for legislators to return to Austin next month to deal with business they did not complete during this year's regular session.

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Voters had 30 days after League City posted a notice to petition the proposal to issue certificates of obligation and to call for an election on the matter.

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Galveston County has been growing at a rapid pace for a number of years. As a result, Island Connect, a division of Gulf Coast Center, established the League City Park and Ride service to meet the demands of residents commuting to Galveston on a daily basis.

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I was astounded to read The Three Musketeers latest defense of President Trump ("Trump-Russia a media distraction campaign," The Daily News, May 5) in which they assert “collusion during campaigning with anyone isn’t a crime under U.S. law.”

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On June 3, my wife and a group of disabled doctors and researchers from the University of Texas Medical Branch attended ArtWalk along Postoffice Street. 

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Mayor Pat Hallisey vows he’s not moving to change the city’s relatively new council-manager form of government, despite calling for a charter review just about two years since the last one and naming the governmental structure among two areas of special interest.