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Wednesday closures

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Weather may delay home delivery

Because of unusually wet, cold weather, home delivery may be delayed to some readers until road conditions improve. Read more

Local News

Galveston house destroyed by fire overnight

The Galveston Fire Department responded to a fire in the 3200 block of Avenue Q 1/2 on Tuesday night.

Commissioners OK zoning against strong opposition

Hitchcock commissioners approved a controversial zoning plan Monday, while Mayor Dorothy Childress criticized opponents for not havi…

Residents hunker down for snow day

Movies were cued up and comfort foods were simmering in slow cookers in houses around the county Tuesday as thousands of residents t…

Local Sports

Freezing temps, low water levels will hurt fish stock

Today’s fishing report is switching from catching fish to fish surviving the freeze.

Change your routine

As you know, I’ve helped countless people with diets and fitness programs. It’s also endless of how many people come to me because t…

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.


Galveston chamber salutes award winners

Each year, our local chambers of commerce in Galveston County take time to recognize those who they wish to thank for a job well don…

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.

Weather Today

Abundant sunshine


38° 32°

Abundant sunshine

Humidity: 59%
Cloud Coverage: 11%
Wind: NNE at 13 mph
Chance of Snow: 0%
UV Index: 4 Moderate
Sunrise: 07:14:18 am
Sunset: 05:45:20 pm

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