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Good fishing action, few anglers

Good fishing action, few anglers

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Near ideal conditions prevailed around the Galveston area Wednesday; however, not many anglers were taking advantage of them. 

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  • Daily News mourns death of Managing Editor Scott Williams

    Daily News mourns death of Managing Editor Scott Williams

    Daily News Managing Editor Scott E. Williams died Wednesday at his home in Dickinson, apparently of a heart attack. He was 46.

  • Man in critical condition after leak at Marathon complex

    A man is in critical condition after a chemical leak at one of the main units in the Marathon Petroleum refining complex in Texas City.

  • 135,500 gallons of wastewater released into Galveston Bay

    135,500 gallons of wastewater released into Galveston Bay

    More than 135,000 gallons of sludge was released into Galveston Bay on Sunday night, because of an apparent malfunction at the city's main wastewater treatment plant.

  • Man arrested in connection La Marque killing

    Man arrested in connection La Marque killing

    La Marque police made an arrest Thursday in connection with the death of a 56-year-old man who was found in his home with extensive trauma and a gunshot wound.

  • Galveston police investigating body found near beach

    Galveston police investigating body found near beach

    Galveston police were investigating how a male body came to be on the beach Tuesday afternoon, authorities said.

  • 6-year-old girl dies of suspected abuse; father arrested

    A 6-year-old girl who League City police said was severely beaten before being found with her mother during a traffic stop died Friday at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston.

  • Ross Joseph Novelli, Sr

    Ross Joseph Novelli, Sr

    The family will receive visitors at J Levy & Termini Funeral Home located at 2128 Broadway on Sunday, August 21, 2016 from 5 – 7 pm, with a Rosary recitation to follow. Ross was a lifelong member of St. Patrick’s Church, 1010 35th Street, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Fr. Orrin Halepeska and Deacon Robert Standridge on Monday, August 22, 2016 at 10:30 am with interment at Calvary Catholic Cemetery, 2506 65th Street.In lieu of flowers, please make memorial donations to Holy Family Parish in support of the St. Patrick’s Building Fund or to the Galveston County A & M Club Scholarship fund at PO Box 972, Galveston, TX 77553.

  • Police pay, benefits undermining recruitment and retention

    Police pay, benefits undermining recruitment and retention

    Internal polling by the Galveston Municipal Police Association determined that a non-competitive benefits package, highlighted by low wages and a troubled pension, are the leading reasons why officers are seeking employment elsewhere.

  • Memorial service announced for Scott Williams

    Memorial service announced for Scott Williams

    A memorial service for Daily News Managing Editor Scott E. Williams will be held Monday afternoon, his family said Friday.

  • Herbert Allen Rilat

    Herbert Allen Rilat

    Herbert Allen Rilat, 85, of Texas City, passed away Thursday, August 18, 2016 in Texas City, Texas.Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at Emken-Linton Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Galveston Memorial Park in Hitchcock, Texas. Visitation will be from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Monday, August 22, 2016 at the funeral home.

Pearland rallies to take five-set nail-biter against Friendswood

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Friendswood could not hold on for what would have been another signature pre-district win Tuesday, as the Pearland Lady Oilers came from behin…

Volleyball roundup for August 23, 2016

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Clear Creek 3, Deer Park 0

Find the Olympian within you

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I don’t know about you, but watching the Olympics has been a refreshing relief from all the crazy politics with which we’ve been bombarded.

Wind shift changes anglers' luck

Wind shift changes anglers' luck

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What a difference wind direction makes on fishing! Tuesday morning was a good example, as reported by Don Peebles. Early Tuesday, Peebles was …

Versatility of team co-captain Cade Roenne an X-factor for Friendswood

Versatility of team co-captain Cade Roenne an X-factor for Friendswood

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On a team that has a quarterback on seemingly every Houston-area preseason football magazine cover and watch list, it may be easy to overlook …

Rain can't dampen spirits at youth tournament

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The Rainbow Connection, now known as Childhood Cancer Connection Inc. (CCCI), was established in 1984 to support children living with cancer a…

District 24-6A tennis could have crowded title race

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Clear Creek is gearing up for a school-record third consecutive district team tennis championship this fall.

Bull reds stacking up around jetties

Bull reds stacking up around jetties

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The big news on the fishing scene is the action on bull reds around the jetties. 

Foreign exchange: Terran Petteway to continue pro career in Italy

Foreign exchange: Terran Petteway to continue pro career in Italy

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Since turning pro last summer, Terran Petteway has become well-traveled.

Anglers get back to schools of fish

Anglers get back to schools of fish

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Back to school is the focus for many anglers and their families this week; however, there remains some excellent fishing all around the Galves…

Good fishing action, few anglers

Good fishing action, few anglers

Posted:

Near ideal conditions prevailed around the Galveston area Wednesday; however, not many anglers were taking advantage of them. 

Wind shift changes anglers' luck

Wind shift changes anglers' luck

Posted:

What a difference wind direction makes on fishing! Tuesday morning was a good example, as reported by Don Peebles. Early Tuesday, Peebles was …

Bull reds stacking up around jetties

Bull reds stacking up around jetties

Posted:

The big news on the fishing scene is the action on bull reds around the jetties. 

Anglers get back to schools of fish

Anglers get back to schools of fish

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Back to school is the focus for many anglers and their families this week; however, there remains some excellent fishing all around the Galves…

Best fishing takes deep pockets — of water

Best fishing takes deep pockets — of water

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Saturday morning, a south wind at 15 to 20 knots roughed up the surf and canceled the plans of a number of anglers aiming to hit the offshore …