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Santa Fe veterinarian, two others, indicted over drug scheme

Veterinarian Todd Glover is already accused of rape and sexual battery in Louisiana.

Galveston's sales tax board might ask for extension to issue debt

The Industrial Development Corp. isn't set to sunset until 2029, but extending the board's authority now could give it the opportunity to issue debt. 

Hitchcock man locked up a place in space-flight history

During his mechanical career, David Peterson saw much of the space program's history up close and personal.

Local Sports

Ohana Surf & Skate Dog Competition goes beyond watching dogs surf

Puppies and people will have a grand time watching dogs surfing on the Galveston waves, but the seventh annual Ohana Surf & Skate Dog Competition does more than watching puppies enjoy the cool water.

The Dome's role in integrating Houston

When it came to final push to get Houston a major league baseball team, green appeared to be the only color that really mattered.

Early-morning anglers see best fishing success

While hot weather and high heat indexes continue, it is a little more comfortable than when we were dealing with the outcrop of west and no…

Opinion

Galveston police union, city should televise contract talks

No one can accuse Galveston’s police union of being bashful. One need only look at an embarrassing billboard the union commissioned declari…

USS Texas would make a great scuba-diving reef

In response to the story ("Concerns could sink battleship's Galveston chances," The Daily News, July 14): If it were sunk on Stetson Banks,…

Grand Parkway should not be a toll road

In response to the editorial by Michael A. Smith ("Still time to save county's Grand Parkway segment," The Daily News, July 17): The extens…

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