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Blown transformer knocks out power in Galveston

Thousand of homes and businesses were without power Friday morning.

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Local News

East End Lagoon project receives long-awaited funding

A project to develop the East End Lagoon has been in the works for a decade. Now, there's some funding available. 

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Local News

League City hopes to encourage water conservation with toilet subsidies

Under the program, residents will receive a rebate of 50 percent of the price of a qualifying toilet tank or bowl, up to $100 for the first toilet, $75 for the second toilet and $50 for the third, each for a separate bathroom, said Sarah Greer Osborne, spokeswoman for the city.

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Local Sports

Former Texas City standout Corday Williams remembered as bright motivator

Corday Williams had already accomplished much in his too-short life, but perhaps his lasting legacy is the effect he had on multiple people’s lives.

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On the Run

Shin splints result when runners overwork themselves

The most common treatment for shin splints has been to take several weeks off to give microtears in muscle and connective tissue time to heal, but the emergence of kinesiology tape has made it possible to keep training, albeit at a reduced level.

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Local Sports

Annual black drum run to appear around jetties

Several readers have asked about the black drum run and in particular where to fish for the “big uglies” and what baits tend to work best.

Opinion

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Guest Columns

We're ready for another busy beach season

Looks like all signs point to yet another big spring break.

Letters to the Editor

'Equality' act should be rescinded immediately

Last week, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the “Equality Act,” which is a revision of the “Employment Non-Discrimination Act.” I b…

Letters to the Editor

Support bill to form committee to consider Texas secession

I'm asking all my fellow Galveston County residents to please help me in supporting HB-1359, the Texas Independence Referendum Act, filed b…

Weather Today

Scattered thunderstorms

Today

65° 55°

Partly cloudy, chance of a thunderstorm. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the mid 50s.

Humidity:84%
Cloud Coverage:92%
Wind:SE at 11 mph
Chance of Rain:39%
UV Index:3 Moderate
Sunrise:06:39:52 AM
Sunset:06:21:31 PM

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