Following Sunday’s high winds, water levels around Galveston dropped to levels about as low as it gets around here. That, combined with the high pressure that followed the frontal passage, sent fish into a dormant state.
On Jan. 7, the FBI released another 300 emails and the Hillary Clinton unauthorized server “saga” continued. This fifth release by the FBI came while Americans were watching the Golden Globes or Sunday Night Football. It came with little notice, no fanfare but with possible major explosive consequences. This release contained information proving that highly sensitive classified emails — the type which a secretary of state promises to protect and keep secret — were hacked and had come into the possession of both Russia and China, countries which many believe are not our friends. These emails were also accessed by our ally Israel.
Members of the islands’ second oldest Krewe gathered at the San Luis Hotel for their annual Epiphany Day Party honoring the 2016 Royal couple, Joe and Michelle White, and the incoming 2017 Royal Court members.