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Pelican Island commuters wary about toll plans

Commuters between Galveston and Pelican Island are raising concerns over a proposal by a toll company to help finance a project for a new Pelican Island Bridge.

Police fight hunger with summer program

Food insecurity is limited access or uncertain access to adequate food, and it can lead to hunger. Food insecurity exists in League City, and several organizations are working on solutions.

Superintendent ousted for handgun gets six-figure severance

The High Island ISD school board will continue to pay former Superintendent D’Ann Vonderau’s $106,000 annual salary through the end …

Local Sports

After great run in 2016, Clear Creek looks to stay on top

Anyone who thinks the Clear Creek Wildcats volleyball program will be resting on its laurels this season following a record-breaking 2016 campaign in which the team had a run to the Class 6A state championship match, they’d be sorely mistaken.

It’s almost that time again

Have you seen the signs or felt that feeling yet? It’s not even August yet, but the little indicators that it is once again time for…

Tidal flow influences slow fishing day

Wednesday, Rick Markette and Dr. Bob Rose joined me for a morning of fishing, and we quickly found out what a difference tidal flow makes.


Slower traffic will take more than lower numbers

Galveston officials may be justified in wanting to slow traffic moving along Seawall Boulevard, but achieving that will take more th…

Venezuelan chaos has roots in Cuba

Something is not quite right about this summer’s stories from Venezuela.

Officials are working together to keep beaches safer

It has been a rough summer on the upper Texas coast up to this point, and this has led to some cause and effect incidents that are b…

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