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Landry's VP recognized for contributions to tourism

Changes in technology have been one of the biggest impacts on the hotel industry in the past 25 years, said Paul Schultz, vice president of hospitality for Landry’s Inc. Hotel Division.

Growers fight coastal elements in pursuit of perfect pecan


Riders take to La Marque roads for rodeo rehearsal

Cowboys and chuck wagons took over city roads on Saturday, as a group of trail-riders from around Texas arrived in the city to trot, gallop and meander as part of a practice run for next year's Houston rodeo.

Local Sports

High Fives: Friendswood team earns medals at state Special Olympics

Eight Friendswood High School students competed at the Special Olympics Swim Team State Competition in College Station on Oct. 19 and 20. T…

High Fives: Santa Fe senior inks softball scholarship

Bailey Tisdale, a senior at Santa Fe High School, has been given a scholarship and signed her national letter of intent Wednesday to play c…

High Fives: Four Whitecaps baseball players sign NLIs

Four Galveston College baseball players on Wednesday signed National Letters of Intent to play with three universities in Texas and Louisiana.


City takes ironic path to efficiencies

Whatever other merits it might contain, the provision in a proposed interlocal agreement limiting the Park Board of Trustees’ capital spend…

Growing pains aren't exclusively for kids

Our daughter ended up in the hospital last week. Eight hundred miles and another time zone only added to the anxiety. Parenting from a dist…

Common sense prevailed in state's textbook discussion

Not all the debates over education on the state level involve funding or standardized testing. One that ended this week was over what subje…

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Chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the mid 50s.


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Chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the mid 50s.

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