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Heated school board race pits incumbent Hay against newcomer Addison

Galveston School Board president Matthew Hay is being challnged by political newcomer Laura Addison for his seat.

Butler Museum's Harvey repairs could cost $100,000


HUD allocates $57.8 million to Harvey housing relief

The federal housing department announced it would allocate nearly $58 million for Hurricane Harvey relief, but the money will likely not be available for months.

Local Sports

Sleeping giant awakened by unlikeliest of sources

Even more stunning than blowing a 4-0 lead late in Game 4 (and the managerial quick hook to remove starting pitcher Lance McCullers …

Photos: Astros vs. Yankees ALCS Game 6

The Astros returned home to Houston Friday trailing the New York Yankees 3-2 in the American League Championship Series. Behind anot…

The Gators' defense carries Dickinson to win

Playing on homecoming night, the Gators (4-2 overall, 2-2 in District 24-6A play) fought off a resilient Alvin squad.


Dickinson's Israel boycott ban a very bad idea

Dickinson officials should pretty quickly seek clarification about whether a state law attempting to suppress political dissent and …

Galveston Symphony Orchestra is good for the soul and our quality of life

The Galveston Symphony Orchestra opened it’s 2017-18 season this month at The Grand 1894 Opera House. It was a performance that incl…

GISD has misled us about what's really going on

Galveston ISD Board President Matthew Hay writes “I know we’ve still got some work to do at a couple of campuses ...” (“What ‘Politi…

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