This is an occasional series on issues facing the evolving workforce in Galveston County.
Galveston employers say they can’t find enough people to hire, yet there are plenty of unemployed residents. The conundrum arises from a relia…
Wayne Scott, 42, a father of two, and recipient of a housing voucher from the Galveston Housing Authority, has gone through multiple certification and training programs to try to keep one. But since 2008, Scott said he’s held half a dozen jobs.
Shortly after his 17th birthday, Francisco López set off for the United States, leaving behind in his village in north-central Honduras his mo…