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College board OKs nominee to replace Tino Gonzalez

Mary Longoria, a former teacher and immigration expert, will replace Tino Gonzalez on the Galveston College Board of Regents.

Galveston ends night service for taxi coupon program

A program that allows those with disabilities to get reduced-rate taxi rides will pull back on night hours. 

Apartment complex without power for day four

The residents of the complex are still awaiting the return of power, while crews continue to search for the outage's cause. 

Local Sports

Board sports are about inclusion

Far be it for me to determine whether someone is a “real” surfer or skateboarder. Such labeling stinks of elitism and shouldn’t have a place in the water or at the skate park.

This just might be the best weekend for anglers so far this year

By press time today we should have a good indication of what the weekend fishing picture looks like. The weather is certainly cooperating, …

First-place bout, renewed rivalry highlight Friday baseball

District play in 24-6A and 22-5A began just last week, but there are already plenty of interesting developments — with things expected to c…


Legal systems works for the rich, against the poor

Ronald Cotton Jr., a young man in custody of the Galveston County Jail, died this past week ("After inmate death, sheriff seeks review of j…

President Trump cannot protect the American people

President Donald Trump should tell us why American taxpayers should spend $8 billion dollars on a border wall?

Lawmakers should approve Galveston pension reform deal

It was welcome news Thursday that the city of Galveston and the board overseeing the police pension had reached at least a broad, tentative…

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