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Louisiana man accused of robbing newspaper delivery driver

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A Louisiana man is accused of robbing a newspaper delivery driver working on contract with The Daily News early Thursday morning.

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Good Samaritan rescues man after sailboat capsizes

Judges threaten more legal action against commissioners court

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The jail's population is likely to swell as a fight between county commissioners and judges heads toward more legal action. 

League City council approves new open-meetings ordinance

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Many advisory boards and committees will soon have to post advanced agendas and keep minutes of their meetings.

NFIP reform could put repetitive-loss onus in local communities

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Changes proposed for the National Flood Insurance Program could mean more requirements for local communities to reduce flood risk by updating …

Ross Elementary holds 50th anniversary celebration

Ross Elementary holds 50th anniversary celebration

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A large crowd of students and alumni gathered Thursday in League City to celebrate the 50th anniversary of James H. Ross Elementary School.

Good Samaritan rescues 70-year-old man after sailboat capsizes

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A good Samaritan rescued a 70-year-old man whose sailboat capsized with him and his son aboard about a mile offshore from Sunny Beach in Galve…

League City purchases new police patrol units

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The League City City Council approved a plan to begin phasing out the police department's Dodge Charger patrol units, which have had engine pr…

League City officials approve $270K Austin Street traffic signal

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The League City City Council approved a $270,000 contract Tuesday to install a traffic signal at the intersection of FM 270 and Austin Street.

Man arrested for La Marque kidnapping

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Police arrested a man in connection with the January kidnapping of a man and woman outside of a liquor store on FM 1764 in La Marque. 

Starliner training simulator installed at Johnson Space Center

Starliner training simulator installed at Johnson Space Center

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NASA and Boeing Space Exploration mark a major milestone in nation's return to space.  

Bacliff man accused of posing as teen celebrity faces child porn charge

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A Bacliff man is accused of attempting to lure girls into exchanging nude photos by posing on Facebook as a teen celebrity. 

Man gets 40 years in Galveston home-invasion robbery

Man gets 40 years in Galveston home-invasion robbery

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A Galveston County judge Wednesday sentenced a man to 40 years in prison for his role in an island home-invasion robbery that left a woman paralyzed.

Developer demands undo of TIRZ closing, warns of legal action

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The city has plans for a $2 million windfall from closing an East End tax zone, but a developer is threatening to sue if city leaders don't re…

Defying gender norms, Texas City senior seeks crown and title

Defying gender norms, Texas City senior seeks crown and title

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She wants to be king – but Texas City school officials say this high school senior doesn't meet the criteria. 

Tow company, feds reach $4.9M settlement over 2014 oil spill

Tow company, feds reach $4.9M settlement over 2014 oil spill

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The barge and towing company responsible for a 2014 oil spill that released 168,000 gallons of oil into the Houston Ship Channel for has agree…

Ruling: Oyster lease is void

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A court ruling Wednesday voided a lease between a Chambers County navigation district and an oysterman that granted exclusive rights to 23,000…

Woman hit, killed on 3005

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A person was killed early Wednesday morning in an apparent hit-and-run crash on FM 3005 in Galveston.

One dead in accident at city transfer station

One dead in accident at city transfer station

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A man died on Tuesday after an apparent accident at Galveston's transfer station.

Commissioners snub judges, make hire for bond, collections office

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The commissioners court refused Tuesday to postpone hiring a director of the personal bond and collections office, and now judges are threaten…