PORT BOLIVAR

Owners of the 145-year-old lighthouse on Bolivar Peninsula are developing plans to repair the historic structure, an effort that comes as the lighthouse was named on the Galveston Historical Foundation Heritage at Risk List.

Keri Heath: 409-683-5241; keri.heath@galvnews.com or on Twitter @HeathKeri.

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Carlos Ponce

I remember when the TV movie "My Sweet Charlie" starring Patty Duke and Al Freeman was filmed in Bolivar in 1969. The lighthouse was featured prominently in the film as well as the Bolivar Ferry. The Galveston County deputy sheriff was played by Channel 13's Dave Ward.

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