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Wife calls husband's recovery from gunshots miraculous

The wife of the manager at a Dickinson automobile dealership is calling her husband’s recovery from being shot six times a miracle.

Speaker: 50 years after King's death, his stories are still needed

In talk that was part-sermon, part appeal-for-organization, Virgil Wood, a Martin Luther King associate, said that young people need to engage with older generations, who lived through the Civil Rights Era, in order to pass on their stories and relate to their experiences.

MLK Day observed in La Marque

People of all ages lined FM 1765 and Bell Drive on Monday for the La Marque Alumni Association’s 5th annual Martin Luther King Jr. D…

Local Sports

After not fielding team last year, Lady Bucs return to court

This year, the Lady Bucs have made a triumphant return to the basketball court, fielding nine varsity players.

'Nashville Cats' could be a golf tune

In the latter part of the last century, there was a popular television program called “Welcome Back, Kotter,” which starred Gabe Kap…

In prolonged cold spell brings surprising catch ... tarpons

The prolonged cold spell has brought some surprising news in the way of catches. Tarpon are being caught in Offatts Bayou and over n…


Galveston school bond issue deserves a fair hearing

People interested in the future of Galveston Independent School District should plan to attend a meeting Thursday about a potential …

Texas City is fine indeed

People who live in Texas City have known for years that we have remarkable facilities for our size. Unique, in fact.

City must do right by residents on Porretto Beach

Should the city of Galveston sell the city rights of way to Porretto Beach for a few thousand dollars? One could look at this as an …

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