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The U.S. Coast Guard is searching the San Luis Pass for a teenager who was apparently swept under the water while fishing this morning.

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Coast Guard crews provided pumps for a sinking shrimp trawler and helped bring it into Freeport after it called for help early Wednesday.

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Tropical Storm Cindy, the first named tropical storm to appear in the Gulf of Mexico this year, formed on Tuesday, and Galveston County is among the places on the Texas Coast that could feel its effects in coming days.

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Officials and family members have identified the 13-year-old boy killed in the weekend car accident in Galveston as Kenneth Edmond, of La Marque.

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The National Hurricane Center has issued a tropical storm warning for part of the Louisiana coast, with a storm watch in effect from west of Intracoastal City, Louisiana to High Island.

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The Texas Press Association at its annual convention Saturday named Coast Monthly best in the state for a third year in a row and honored The Daily News with eight other awards.

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An 11-year-old boy was flown by helicopter ambulance to a Houston hospital Saturday after a major accident that shut down part of Interstate 45 at FM 518.

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A 2-year-old child has been taken to an area hospital by air ambulance after being found floating in a swimming pool, authorities said. 

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The Galveston Independent School District Board of Trustees will hold a workshop meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday to discuss budget numbers for the most recent school year and the upcoming one.

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Two men were arrested and charged with aggravated kidnapping early Saturday morning, after they allegedly attempted to force a woman into a van at a north county parking lot.

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Dignitaries from across the country were in Galveston on Saturday, June 10 for the commissioning of the United States Navy Littoral Combat Ship USS Gabrielle Giffords.  Giffords, a former United States Congresswoman, was wounded during a deadly shooting in 2011, spoke at the event.  

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The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department will hold a public meeting on Monday to gather public input on a possible extension of the federal recreational red snapper season.

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The Galveston Island Beach Patrol retrieved a man from the Gulf of Mexico Tuesday, after he drifted about a mile off shore.

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Graduates of The University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine celebrated formally entering the medical profession at the school's 2017 Commencement ceremony at Moody Gardens in Galveston on Saturday, June 3, 2017. 

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The body found by searchers late Thursday has been positively identified as Jecobi Cox, 24, who went missing Wednesday while swimming in the Gulf of Mexico, according to the Galveston County Medical Examiner’s Office.

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Texas City police Wednesday were investigating the possibility of a crime after several residents found racist fliers in their front yards.

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The man who died this weekend after being pulled out of the water off Bolivar Peninsula was identified Tuesday.

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Overcast skies and rain forecasts forced the ceremony inside, but more than 200 people still showed up to mark the day at the post's hall on Independence Avenue.

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The Galveston County Sheriff's Office is investigating the stabbing of a man at a county gas station late Saturday night.

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A 54-year-old man died Saturday, hours after he was pulled from the water off Bolivar Peninsula and flown by helicopter to Galveston.