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Police News

League City apartment complex damaged in fire

Residents in 16 apartments had to leave while crews battled the flames.

Local News

Astronauts recount space travels to Galveston students

Mike Fossum, chief operating officer and vice-president of Texas A&M University at Galveston, spent much of his first career in space. In a special campus forum, he and others discussed their careers as astronauts.

Local News

Undetermined cause of death takes up day of testimony

Judge Kerry Neves also has ordered officers to find a witness that didn't respond to a subpoena.


Allow Me to Retort

Astros wise to not over-think rotation, look too far ahead

The Astros are going with their best option available to start Game 4 of the ALCS, right here and right now. The attitude of not looking too far ahead and focusing on winning the next game in front of them is the correct way to go.

High School Sports

Dickinson CB becomes complete player in secondary journey

Now that he’s back at his more natural cornerback position for his senior season, Dickinson's D.J. Warnell says playing safety his junior season made him a more complete football player and an even better cornerback.

High School Sports

Four tennis teams advance to area round of playoffs

Locals were a perfect four-for-four in the University Interscholastic League team tennis bi-district round.



The port's new effort can be more than 'window dressing'

At first glance, observers might — and some have — dismissed the Port of Galveston’s effort to track its environmental effects as a feel-go…

Guest Columns

The NBA is kowtowing to China; stand for America

“Republicans buy sneakers, too” is a line often attributed to Michael Jordan in the 1990s. Jordan’s unwillingness to engage politically is …

Letters to the Editor

Professor's pitch of hardened dunes is a bit biased

I think William Merrell's suggestion to build a small section of hardened dunes on the West End to see how it survives during the next stor…

Weather Today

Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 60s.


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Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 60s.

Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:NE at 12 mph
Chance of Rain:10%
UV Index:6 High
Sunrise:07:21:30 AM
Sunset:06:47:17 PM

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