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Police investigating possible abduction


Big court settlement means smaller city hall re-do

The city has scaled back plans to renovate historic city hall after a court-ordered payment of $13.5 million to a former housing contractor.

U.S. Justice Department sues Galveston apartment owner

The apartment complex didn't provide access for people with disabilities, the federal lawsuit asserts. 

Local Sports

Good opportunities open to anglers this weekend

There likely will be some opportunities for fishing this weekend after Saturday morning. The forecasts call for high probabilities of rain …

Three local basketball teams look to keep playoff runs going

Following a busy schedule Tuesday of UIL playoff games involving nine Galveston County high school basketball teams, only the boys teams from Dickinson, Friendswood and Texas City are left still standing when the proverbial dust settled. Here’s a look at what’s on the schedule Friday.

Divas Night offers attendees samples of CBD products

Divas Night serves both to familiarize newcomers to the female-centric Divas Half Marathon and 5K, and to bring together veterans of the race for an interesting evening.


Welcome to Mardi Gras; stay safe and have fun

Mardi Gras Galveston gets underway Friday evening with events including the Funky Uptown Umbrella Brigade Parade and the George P. Mitchell…

We must be aware of divide-and-conquer tactics

Two recent articles, seemingly unrelated, reveal a common strategy deployed across the spectrum of entities that make up our society. This …

Once you've done it, you're a lifeguard for life

With its tin roof, the small house looked unassuming. It was precariously perched on the side of a steep hill with other houses. Vegetables…

Weather Today

Thunderstorms developing late. Lows overnight in the mid 60s.


71° 65°

Thunderstorms developing late. Lows overnight in the mid 60s.

Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:SSE at 14 mph
Chance of Rain:40%
UV Index:0 Low
Sunrise:06:52:00 AM
Sunset:06:13:48 PM

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