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Scott Reeder has been a journalist for 30 years. His first full-time job after college was at The Galveston County Daily News. During his time at The Daily News, he had many adventures including an award-winning series on homelessness. He went on to work for newspapers in Iowa, Illinois and …

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Frank Carmona, who was born and raised in Galveston and served as a district court judge and county commissioner in addition to his years as an attorney and was known to friends and colleagues for being soft-spoken and friendly, died Thursday morning at his home in Galveston. He was 83.

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Jarion Jamal Warner, 19, was arrested and charged with aggravated robbery, unauthorized use of a vehicle, unlicensed possession of a firearm by a felon and evading arrest with a vehicle in connection to the incident. He is being held in Galveston County jail on $240,000 in bond, jail records show.

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A Dickinson man has been charged with one count of stalking and two counts of criminal trespass after police investigated accusations that he harassed a female acquaintance, police said.

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An ongoing dispute between five federal pilots seeking state licenses to guide vessels into local ports and the county’s Board of Pilot Commissioners has docked in a Travis County court.

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Jorge Gonzalez’s bond is now set at $310,000 on six counts of aggravated assault against a public servant and one count of evading arrest, court records show. His bond was initially set at $630,000.

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The owner of a staffing company providing temporary labor to marine businesses in Texas and elsewhere was sentenced Thursday to three years in federal prison for not paying employment taxes.

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Alma King, 59, of Baybrook, was driving a red Volkswagen that crossed over the eastbound lanes of FM 528 from the westbound side and was hit on the passenger side by a Chevrolet Tahoe SUV, police said.

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A man who died Friday in La Marque in an apparent homicide was attacked with a knife and a bat by two suspects and shot multiple times, according to new details released Thursday.

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Jake Nicholas Luera, 31, pleaded guilty in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas on one count of receipt of child pornography and one count of possession of child pornography, officials said.

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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.