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Heavy rain floods streets across the county

Heavy rain in Galveston County this morning has made some roads impassable. Read more

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Heavy rain floods streets across the county

Heavy rain in Galveston County this morning has made some roads impassable.

ACLU criticizes Israel boycott policy in Dickinson grant application

DICKINSON

Feds seize sailboat meant for people with disabilities

Federal agents last week seized a local ship that was meant to be used to teach people with disabilities how to sail.

Local Sports

Photos: Houston vs. Memphis football

The University of Houston Cougars blew a 17-0 halftime lead over the Memphis Tigers on their way to a 42-38 loss at home on Thursday night.

Both defying preseason forecasts, Friendswood hosts Clear Creek

Two teams out-performing preseason expectations will clash under the Friday night lights as the Friendswood Mustangs (5-1 overall, 3-0 in District 24-6A) host the Clear Creek Wildcats (3-2, 2-1) at Henry Winston Stadium.

Football previews for October 20, 2017

A look ahead at Galveston County high school football matchups

Opinion

Galveston sick-leave policies need a good checkup

Recent news reports about the high costs of paying government employees for unused sick and vacation days have made some people a li…

Keep 'Texas Miracle' going with good education policy

Editor’s note: This piece originally appeared in TribTalk, a publication of the Texas Tribune.

Lifesaving and drones: Facts and myths

Drones are a hot topic right now in a lot of areas, but the international lifesaving community is becoming more and more interested …

Weather Today

Windy with thunderstorms likely

Today

82° 77°

Windy with thunderstorms likely

Humidity: 82%
Cloud Coverage: 80%
Wind: SE at 20 mph
Chance of Rain: 80%
UV Index: 5 Moderate
Sunrise: 07:23:51 am
Sunset: 06:43:54 pm

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