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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. 

Residents surprised at rise of oil-drilling derrick

Looming derrick highlights lack of local control over oil and gas operations, city officials said.

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

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…

Ball High falls short in in Sunseri Memorial tournament

Ball High came close to pulling off a trifecta at the Peter Andrew Sunseri Memorial Team Tennis Tournament on Thursday.

Environment, good habits key to good night's sleep

Setting up the conditions for a better night’s sleep may involve changing the environment or changing the individual.


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…

It's never too late to get back in shape

It was a hot, humid early morning in June. Kevin Anderson looked like he was about to bust. He was sweating and red, his breath came in ras…

Help us advocate for this bill against pollution

The bipartisan bill House Resolution 763 — Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act of 2019 was introduced in the U.S. House of Representa…

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