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At 74, Galveston's Lucy McMahon still raising the bar in powerlifting competitions

At 74, Galveston's Lucy McMahon still raising the bar in powerlifting competitions

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At age 74, Galveston's Lucy McMahon is a record-holding international powerlifting competitor, and on Dec. 8 she will be competing in the Global Powerlifting Alliance/International Powerlifting Organization World Championships in Moscow.

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Nick Williams, family learning to adjust year after trade

Nick Williams, family learning to adjust year after trade

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Nick Williams entered his first season at Triple-A this year expecting he’d have to make some adjustments — especially to the opposing pitchers.

Clear Brook alum Brandon Taylor helps U.S. U20 team to world title

Clear Brook alum Brandon Taylor helps U.S. U20 team to world title

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Former Clear Brook track star Brandon Taylor can add the title of world champion to his list of accomplishments as he was a part of the U.S. 4…

Early risers enjoyed best fishing over weekend

Early risers enjoyed best fishing over weekend

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Fishing was excellent for the most part over the weekend. Early morning anglers and those keying on tide movement did well while those fishing…

Clear Creek 3-sport standout Landon Etzel the county boys athlete of the year

Clear Creek 3-sport standout Landon Etzel the county boys athlete of the year

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A district championship is a major accomplishment for any school in any sport. Landon Etzel, the 2015-16 Galveston County boys athlete of the …

With bait supplies limited, anglers get creative

With bait supplies limited, anglers get creative

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Saturday morning, live shrimp supplies at most bait camps were out by 8 a.m. or earlier. Live croaker inventories were spotty, and most angler…

Galveston tournament part of UH volleyball’s effort to grow program

Galveston tournament part of UH volleyball’s effort to grow program

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After hosting 110 teams and raising more than $3,000 during the inaugural Cougar Beach Bash, the sand volleyball tournament returns to East Be…

East Bay hot for trout fishing

East Bay hot for trout fishing

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Except for the heat, near-perfect conditions for fishing prevailed over the Galveston area on Friday. Anglers on the water early had the best …

Nick Williams managing expectations while nearing call-up with Phillies

Nick Williams managing expectations while nearing call-up with Phillies

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Since he was dealt last July by the Texas Rangers to the Philadelphia Phillies as part of the trade involving ace left-hander Cole Hamels, Nic…

New race offers runners a night on the trails

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Aug. 6 brings a new race to the county as the Night Moves trail run comes to Jack Brooks Park. The race offers a 5K, 10K, half marathon and ma…

Except for the heat, conditions good for fishing

Except for the heat, conditions good for fishing

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Thursday was a great day to be on the water if the heat does not bother you. Both offshore and inshore fishing are in summertime prime time.

Early risers enjoyed best fishing over weekend

Early risers enjoyed best fishing over weekend

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Fishing was excellent for the most part over the weekend. Early morning anglers and those keying on tide movement did well while those fishing…

With bait supplies limited, anglers get creative

With bait supplies limited, anglers get creative

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Saturday morning, live shrimp supplies at most bait camps were out by 8 a.m. or earlier. Live croaker inventories were spotty, and most angler…

East Bay hot for trout fishing

East Bay hot for trout fishing

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Except for the heat, near-perfect conditions for fishing prevailed over the Galveston area on Friday. Anglers on the water early had the best …

Except for the heat, conditions good for fishing

Except for the heat, conditions good for fishing

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Thursday was a great day to be on the water if the heat does not bother you. Both offshore and inshore fishing are in summertime prime time.

Excellent conditions entice anglers

Excellent conditions entice anglers

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Excellent fishing conditions have prevailed recently around the Galveston Bay Complex. Light winds for the most part were an enticement to hit…