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The Galveston County Daily News: Texas City

February 8, 2016

Texas City

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Visitation, celebration of life set for Jimmy Hayley

Details about services for the Texas City-La Marque Chamber of Commerce President Jimmy Hayley, who died Saturday, have been announced.

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Monday 02/08/2016
Kris Anne Vogelpohl, county GOP trailblazer, dies
Posted: February 08, 2016

Kris Anne Vogelphol, who has called by some the matriarch of the Galveston County Republican Party, has died.

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Sunday 02/07/2016
Jimmy Hayley, Texas City-La Marque chamber president, dies
Updated: February 07, 2016 - 2:48 pm

Jimmy Hayley, a county institution who for almost 30 years was the president and CEO of the Texas City-La Marque Chamber of Commerce, died Saturday, of an apparently heart attack.

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Saturday 02/06/2016
Coffee and congregations
Posted: February 06, 2016

A few of the larger churches have their own coffee bars that bring a taste of say, Seattle, complete with overhead menus and baristas to brighten one’s solemn Sundays. Others offer the essential brew for free, with hand roasted beans lovingly prepared by a member experienced in the rituals behind America’s wake-up beverage of choice.

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Bank robbery probe continues
Posted: February 06, 2016

Police on Friday continued investigating the Thursday afternoon bank robbery that led to a car chase, two wrecks and a trip to the hospital.

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Friday 02/05/2016
Texas City overcomes Ball High rally, pulls away late for win
Posted: February 05, 2016

The Texas City Stingarees boys basketball team avenged two losses to rival Ball High earlier this season with a 67-63 win over the Tors on Friday.

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New wrestling school to hold premiere show in Texas City Saturday
Posted: February 05, 2016

On Saturday, Reality of Wrestling is scheduled to hold its first live show at Texas City's World's Gym Arena.

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Galveston County judge denies bond reduction for suspect in 1983 triple murder
Posted: February 05, 2016

A judge denied a reduction of bond for the man accused of slaying three people at an auto-repair shop in League City in 1983 — despite supportive testimony from his sister. 

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Thursday 02/04/2016
Barroso named new health district CEO
Posted: February 04, 2016

Kathy Barroso, a longtime executive for the Galveston County Health District, has been named the district's new chief executive officer.

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Bacliff woman dies in Texas City wreck
Posted: February 04, 2016

A 33-year-old woman died and a 3-year-old child was critically injured when the vehicle they were in crashed into a tree Wednesday evening in Texas City.

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