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La Marque to consider more resources for police

La Marque City Council says it want to give the police department more money, but with some new requirements amid concerns of violence in the community and how the increase in policing is affecting residents.

La Marque school demolitions rouse memories, residents say

Contractors are nearly finished demolishing vacant and aging schools in La Marque to clear the way for a new school and to clear blight. Residents say the demos stir emotions.

Lunch prices to rise at several county school districts

Many families could pay more for school lunches next year because of a federal mandate that might affect several Galveston County sc…

Local Sports

Healing, connecting through ballroom dance

Orsak shared his enthusiasm for the sport with the students at St. Thomas the Apostle and had no trouble getting the children interested in after-school ballroom dance lessons with Simmons.

Doing for others is the greatest reward

I believe one phrase most of us have heard before is, “do things for others and expect nothing in return, and you’ll find the greate…

Fishing tourneys on the calendar

The big Fourth of July weekend is almost upon us and with it comes the tradition of the Texas City/La Marque Jaycee’s Tackle Time Fi…

Opinion

Daily News anniversary event set for Thursday

Over the past few months, The Daily News has been celebrating its 175th year of newspapering.

City shoots at Broadway mess, hits own foot

In May, the Galveston City Council enacted a moratorium on “property development” and “new development applications” on Broadway. Th…

Man-up and apologize for bad traffic stop

In response to the story ("Family filing complaint after traffic stop," The Daily News, June 24): Come on Chief Kirk Jackson — don't…

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