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The Santa Fe school board will vote Monday on recommendations from a security and safety committee to install metal detectors and change the district’s dress code policy.

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A federal program will pick up the tab for all Galveston Independent School District student breakfasts and lunches in the next school year, a move that could mean fewer hungry children denied meals and less burdensome paperwork for families.

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People and businesses have so far donated more than $825,000 to a fund established for victims of the May 18 mass shooting at Santa Fe High School. All of the money will go to victims, officials said.

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A city board this week approved projects that would transform two large tracts of ranch land in southwestern League City into residential and commercial centers, provided developers amend their plans to meet requirements for parks, officials said.

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Danny Beohm catches some air while riding bikes with friend Nathan Slatcher, right, at the League City Skate Park on Friday, July 13, 2018.  

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A plan to build a proposed trail along FM 518 in League City will go before the city council, despite opposition from residents in a nearby subdivision who fear the trail would attract crime.

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The city’s housing finance corporation soon will list for sale five houses along Winnie Street and start developing other houses on the island meant to be affordable.

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Not surprisingly, Texas leaders were supportive of President Donald Trump's nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to replace Anthony Kennedy on the U.S. Supreme Court.

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The last day for disaster, senior, disabled person, disabled veteran and spouses of disabled veterans to make their final quarter installment for 2017 property taxes is July 31.

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NASA will begin to recruit local people participate in sonic boom tests in September and early October, an agency spokesman said Wednesday.

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The Santa Fe Independent School District Board of Trustees on Monday voted to spend around $1.5 million on a series of security updates to the high school.

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Police Chief Vernon Hale and local members of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and the League of United Latin American Citizens met Tuesday about how the department could improve community policing.

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Six months after La Marque’s city council said it wanted to crack down on slumlords, it passed an ordinance to strengthen residential rental unit rules by keeping closer tabs on property owners.

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A former employee is suing the Marathon Petroleum refinery in Texas City, asserting he was fired shortly after his bosses asked him to cover up several health and safety violations.

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A League City man is facing an aggravated assault charge in connection to beating of a woman inside of a home on Oboe Trail on Monday, police said.

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A Friendswood man accused of shooting his manager at a Dickinson automobile dealership shop six times Jan. 12 pleaded guilty Tuesday, district attorney officials said.

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The Galveston branch of the NAACP and LULAC Council No. 151 will co-host a public forum from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today in the Wortham Auditorium of Rosenberg Library at 2310 Sealy St. in Galveston.

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The Clear Creek Independent School District’s security council Monday recommended increased law enforcement presence, student and staff badges and a trench coat ban, among other items, to improve school security after the May 18 shooting at Santa Fe High School.

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Five months after a Galveston County jury deadlocked in deciding the fate of a League City man accused of beating his stepdaughter to death, prosecutors will bring the case to trial again.

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The seawall was crowded and finding a parking spot downtown over the weekend took a bit of a search. Despite rain in the forecast and a midweek holiday, crowds showed up for the second Fourth of July weekend.

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Galveston City Councilman Jason Hardcastle, right, presents comedian Bill Engvall with a key to the city Saturday after his evening performance at The Grand 1894 Opera House. Engvall, who was born on the island, is best known for his stand-up comedy and has performed on numerous television s…

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A project to connect neighborhoods in the Claremont subdivision to a citywide hike and bike trail advanced when the League City council in late June approved use of eminent domain to gain an easement, citing homeowner association support.