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Furloughed federal workers see no end to shutdown

Furloughed NASA employees say they don't support government shutdown.

Last of neighborhood funds light up Galveston's East End

As the city starts working on street lighting master plan, the East End gets lighting in some dark areas. 

The Docket: Man sues city to stop demolition of house

The city Texas City is being sued for the unlawful taking of two properties. Meanwhile, a woman argues that the city of Friendswood is responsible for her children getting electrocuted in a park in 2017.

Local Sports

Basketball roundup for January 15, 2019

Scores and player statistics for Galveston County high school basketball

Tramon Mark’s 30 second-half points help rally Gators by Falcons

Dickinson’s standout point guard Tramon Mark erupted for 30 points in the second half Tuesday night at Krueger Field House, and the Gators rallied from a double-digit deficit to top the Clear Lake Falcons, 74-68.

Chargers keep focus, take down Knights in rematch

Clear Springs took care of business, defeating Clear Falls 58-44 in girls basketball on Tuesday night.

Opinion

Trump's wall would miss the main terrorist route

With the main point of entry for terrorists less guarded while furloughed Transportation Security Administration agents are quitting to fun…

Democrats oppose border wall for fear it would work

If Democrats were sincere when they say that walls don't work, their logical course of action would be to let President Trump have his wall…

You can't straddle the fence, or have it both ways

Upon embarking into 2019, we citizens of this country need to have a serious reality check. There are those who must admit that something i…

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

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

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Wind:ESE at 12 mph
Chance of Rain:40%
UV Index:2 Low
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