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Groups plan to install turtle statues across island

People coming to Galveston on the hunt for turtles will soon have others places to look, away from the beach.

PBS ‘Daytripper’ coming to Friendswood


Hitchcock officials to consider cost-cutting plan

Hitchcock city leaders tonight will consider action on the mayor’s proposal to steer the municipality out of a fiscal swoon resulting in a …

Local Sports

Rice faces high-scoring New Mexico team next in NIT

The Rice Owls are moving on in the 2018 Women’s NIT basketball tournament after taking down the Texas State Bobcats, 71-60, inlast Thursday…

Offshore caliber fish are being caught along shore

This week’s wave of spring breakers will have to deal with another cold front just like the one that plagued this past week’s group. If las…

All-county girls basketball: Player of the year Bebe Galloway grows into leadership role

An X-factor with her combination of size and athleticism for the District 23-5A champion Ball High Lady Tors, sophomore post Bebe Galloway is the 2017-18 Galveston County girls basketball player of the year.


Guns and monsters lead to questions

During my high school days, students brought guns to school without a second thought. Earlier this week, students at my old high school in …

Have local governments become addicted to gambling?

Among the most persistent and puzzling questions in recent years has been why the Galveston County Commissioners Court has failed to enact …

Mike Foreman has our vote

It is our pleasure to say we are voting for Mike Foreman for Mayor of Friendswood.

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Cloud Coverage:48%
Wind:WNW at 12 mph
Chance of Rain:40%
UV Index:8 Very High
Sunrise:07:03:10 AM
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