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The Galveston County Daily News: Texas City

August 27, 2016

Texas City

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Friendswood QB writes exciting first chapter of 2016 with 7 total TDs in 54-20 win against Texas City

There was plenty of preseason hype in the area about Friendswood quarterback Tyler Page heading into his senior season.

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Friday 08/26/2016
Display removed from Texas City school after Facebook complaints, TV report
Posted: August 26, 2016

A Texas City middle school has edited a poster after it upset some people on the Internet earlier this week.

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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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Thursday 08/25/2016
Friendswood, Texas City look to gain upper hand in close, friendly rivalry
Posted: August 25, 2016

For the 17th straight season, Texas City and Friendswood will square off on the gridiron tonight, in a series — currently knotted 8-8 — that’s as close as they come.

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Wednesday 08/24/2016
Texas City’s Da’Quan Thompson ready for return to Friendswood after last year’s season-ending injury
Posted: August 24, 2016

Texas City senior quarterback Da’Quan Thompson is ready to finish what he started a year ago.

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La Marque ISD decision was unwise and illegal
Posted: August 24, 2016

I am one individual that continues to argue that the manner in which Michael Williams maneuvered to close La Marque Independent School District down was neither legal nor wise. I have lived long enough to recognize fair play, legality and wise moves when I see them.

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Army training causing increased helicopter presence in Texas City
Posted: August 24, 2016

The United States Army is conducting training this week in Texas City leading to an increased presence of helicopters, Emergency Coordinator Derek Duckett said.

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OSHA investigating Marathon leak that injured worker
Posted: August 24, 2016

The federal workers' safety agency is investigating a leak at Marathon's Galveston Bay Refinery in Texas City after a worker was hospitalized from exposure to a dangerous chemical last week.

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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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