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League City road closure after tanker truck spill

A tanker truck leaked used sulfuric acid while traveling along FM 1266 in League City Tuesday morning, shutting down the road as city crews…

First county West Nile case reported since 2016

The Galveston County Health District on Tuesday confirmed its first human case of West Nile Virus in the county since 2016. In that year, s…

Authorities identify body found at gas station

A woman found dead Saturday night behind a Clear Lake Shores convenience store has been identified as Widiyanti Detharidge-Harvell. She was just a week shy of her 46th birthday.

Local Sports

Texas City Stampede youth track sending nine to state meet

The Texas City Stampede youth track and field team will be well represented when individuals compete for state championships at the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation’s 2018 Summer Games of Texas in College Station.

Playing a nasty Carnoustie course

Perhaps it is not a coincidence that the 147th Open Championship will be played later this week in Angus, Scotland at Carnoustie Golf Club …

By-catch is what fish, anglers want

Monday, the fishing action appeared to slow down, and it likely was due to a drop in the number of anglers fishing and/or the weather.

Opinion

Seawall crosswalks need improvement

A year ago, Galveston officials, tired of the accidents in front of the San Luis Resort and Holiday Inn in the 5200 block of Seawall Boulev…

Seawall crosswalks need to be re-engineered

I have an solution to the potential pedestrian deathtrap crosswalks in front of the San Luis Hotel on the seawall. Get rid of them permanen…

Border problem has roots in the Bush administration

Well, not sure where you were in 2004, but the president at that time went on national TV and "told" Americans that he and Congress are goi…

Weather Today

Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the low 80s.

Today

91° 81°

Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the low 80s.

Humidity:81%
Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:SSW at 15 mph
Chance of Rain:10%
UV Index:0 Low
Sunrise:06:31:27 AM
Sunset:08:19:49 PM

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