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Local News

Bolivar Peninsula might be without water service for a month

Tropical Storm Imelda knocked out a water-treatment plant serving thousands. 

Local News

Galveston businesses resigned to occasional downtown flooding

With lower tides, the flooding wasn't as bad as it could have been, business owners said. 

Local News

Locals mobilize to help those in need after floods

Galveston County residents find ways to help those hit hard by Tropical Storm Imelda. 


High School Sports

Columbia deals La Marque program's most one-sided loss

State-ranked Columbia faced little resistance as the Roughnecks handed the Cougars a 62-0 defeat on Friday night. The margin of defeat was the worst in school history, with most of the damage coming in a first half that saw Columbia (4-0) score 55 points, the most ever allowed by La Marque in one half of football.

High School Sports

Speedy Katy Tompkins team overwhelms Clear Creek

Clear Creek, a team tormented by big plays all season, ran straight into the teeth of Katy Tompkins, a squad laden with explosive speed and talent.

High School Sports

Volleyball roundup for Sept. 20, 2019

Scores and player statistics for Galveston County high school volleyball



New ordinance on The Strand is a win-win for everyone

What a breath of fresh air for businesses along The Strand — and its visitors.

Guest Columns

It takes a village to achieve early childhood education

According to Wikipedia “It takes a village to raise a child” is an African proverb where an entire community of people must interact with c…

Letters to the Editor

Get involved in National Voter Registration Day

The National Voter Registration Day of Action is Sept. 24. It would be amazing if we could get multiple groups set up around the island and…

Weather Today

Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the low 80s.


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Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the low 80s.

Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:ESE at 14 mph
Chance of Rain:20%
UV Index:9 Very High
Sunrise:07:06:51 AM
Sunset:07:16:55 PM

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