An article on page A1 Sunday incorrectly quoted sociology researcher Alicia Raia-Hawlyrak. She said federal protections against bullying need to expand to make up for discrepancies in state laws, not that state and federal laws are too broad. There is no federal law on bullying.
The image appearing on page B4 Thursday and described as the front page of the newspaper’s first edition, was in fact an image of the eighth edition, which was incorrectly labeled in an archival file.
An article on page A1 of Friday’s edition incorrectly reported that Eric Lipper, an attorney with the Houston firm Hirsch & Westheimer, didn’t respond to requests for an interview made by email and telephone. He didn’t respond to requests made by phone. No requests were made by email.
The last word was omitted from a short bibliography appearing at the end of an article on page C1 of Sunday’s edition. The final line should have read: “Paleo For Beginners,” by John Chatham.
• An article on page A5 of Thursday’s edition incorrectly named the new District 2 trustee. The Texas City Independent School District board of trustees appointed Mable Pratt the District 2 trustee.
An A1 story in the Nov. 17 issue should have said Republicans for Clean Campaigns is listed as an active general political action committee with the Texas Ethics Commission although it is not included in the list of PACs that collected contributions or spent money on campaigns. Its start dat…
• A story on page A3 of Sunday’s edition of The Daily News incorrectly reported the vehicle Robert Butschek Jr., 69, operated when a driver struck and killed him. Butschek was on a motorized wheelchair.
An article on A1 of Thursday’s print edition titled “Navigators helping with health care purchase despite uncertain future for ACA” gave the wrong address for The Children’s Center. The Children’s Center is located at 4700 Broadway, Suite E100A in Galveston.
A article published on A1 of Wednesday’s edition incorrectly identified where a monkey had escaped from at the University of Texas Medical Branch. The monkey escaped from its enclosure in an animal holding center at the medical branch.
• An article on page A1 of Friday’s edition should have stated that business expansions of 50 percent or less of existing floor area would not have to adhere to League City’s new masonry standards.
• Juxtaposition of a headline and photograph on the Scenes column published Sunday may have implied the Rotary Club of Galveston’s annual chili supper is this week. It will be held Nov. 9.
An article on page A1 of Monday’s edition incorrectly reported the revenue generated by a proposed tax increase in League City. The proposal would generate $40.4 million this fiscal year, compared to $35.7 million last fiscal year. The story also incorrectly reported the annual tax increase …
The University of Texas Medical Branch was inadvertently omitted from a listing of educational institutions published Sunday in a special advertising section called “Destination Galveston County.”
An article on page A1 of the Aug. 6 edition about a West End automobile accident incorrectly reported which vehicle was on the wrong side of FM 3005. A Subaru Forester was traveling in the wrong lanes of divided FM 3005.
• A story published on A1 of Saturday’s edition of The Daily News incorrectly reported the ages of two people injured in a car accident on Bolivar Peninsula. The two boys in the car were 15 and 16.
Two telephone messages left Wednesday for League City City Manager Mark Rohr by a Daily News reporter didn’t specify that comment was being sought for an article appearing Thursday on page A1
• The editorial under Our View on page B4 of Thursday’s edition incorrectly reported and understated the amount Galveston residents would have to pay for curbside recycling services. The amount is undetermined, but probably would be at least $5 a month, city officials said.
The editorial in “Our View” on page B6 Wednesday incorrectly stated the tentative date of a proposed College of the Mainland bond issue. The bond election is tentatively scheduled for 2017.
• A list of early voting locations was mistakenly published Monday with an article about Election Day voting. The list of voting locations open today, which is Election Day, appears on page A5.
• One site was omitted from a list of early voting places open this week for the runoff election in the race for County Commission Precinct 1. Voter can cast ballots in the Surf Room at Nessler Center, 2010 5th Ave. N. in Texas City.
• An article in Friday’s sports section stated Ball High recorded two hits in its playoff game against Crosby. Ball High recorded three hits: a double by Alvin Lee and singles by Noah Trevino and Jo’el Williams.
An article on page A1 Saturday incorrectly stated the amount of money the Gulf Coast Center is seeking for construction of a Connect Transit administration building and Texas City Emergency Management Department building.
A article on page A3 of Wednesday’s edition should have identified Syamantak Payra as an Everyday Hero selected for inclusion in the 2016 edition of Profiles, which appears Saturday in The Daily News.
• The headline on a guest column by Galveston City Councilman Norman Pappous appearing on page B4 Sunday was incorrect. In the column, Pappous argued higher wages would be a better solution to poverty than government aid programs.