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Trump on Jack Johnson pardon: 'It's about time'

More than 100 years after he was prosecuted under a racist law, more than 70 years after his death and after decades of lobbying by local p… Read more

Local News

Santa Fe preachers ask for grace, mercy

Santa Fe is working its way back to normal with slow steps as it shakes off the horror of the mass shooting and takes a collective deep breath.

Snakes, skunks may cancel Gum Bayou project

A long-proposed Galveston County hurricane recovery project might be snake bit.

Church hopes to unify communities after shooting

Residents assembled under cloudy skies Wednesday night at Greater Barbour’s Chapel Baptist Church to pray for a community just down the road in Santa Fe, just days after a gunman killed 10 and wounded a dozen more in spree of violence at Santa Fe High School.

Local Sports

Despite nice inshore conditions, fishing not up to par

We are starting my favorite weekend of the year, the Memorial Day weekend. This year we will be watching the progress of a tropical system …

Clear Springs continues postseason run, playing for Santa Fe

After their series-clinching win last Friday over Kingwood, the Clear Springs Chargers baseball team had a post-game celebratory huddle lik…

Sports emerge as part of healing process for Santa Fe

It’s hard to imagine a day darker than Friday, but sports almost immediately emerged to be a part of the healing process for Santa Fe.


Lifeguards are out, but water safety beings with you

All the preparation is done. The equipment is ready, the planning is over, and the time for preparation transitions to the time for action.…

Galveston's future — trebuchets, battling bands

These things could be done easily by the Park Board of Trustees, most at minimal expense, and would define the island’s ethos in a way that…

Fear of school violence shouldn't be a new normal

In the minds of many students, teachers and parents, fear of another school shooting is the new norm.

Weather Today

Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the upper 70s.


86° 77°

Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the upper 70s.

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Wind:SE at 9 mph
Chance of Rain:20%
UV Index:0 Low
Sunrise:06:23:03 AM
Sunset:08:10:03 PM

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