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Teen drowned trying to rescue younger boy, officials say

The two young men who drowned off a Seawall beach on Sunday evening were clients at a local nonprofit serves at-risk and orphaned children, officials said Monday.

Health providers urging people to get flu shots early

October marks the beginning of flu season and prime time for getting vaccinated against the potentially serious virus.

Mar Bella residents concerned about moldy homes

Tanya Cooley and her family closed on the purchase of a home in the Mar Bella subdivision in September 2016. Less than a year after moving …

Local Sports

Dickinson TE brings rare talent, while also being great teammate

Intangibles that set Dickinson tight end Jalen Wydermyer apart from many other top-level football talents are his unselfishness and the love from his teammates gained from that unselfishness.

Four county tennis teams set to start UIL playoffs

Four local entries from Districts 24-6A and 22-5A open team tennis postseason bi-district action today, each wanting to make their way to A…

Three new inductees headed for O'Connell HOF

Joining founding cheerleader Cindy Ervin-Cagle in the Buc Hall of Fame Class of 2018 will be football great Peter Maddox and honorary member coach Geni Kirschner for her enduring commitment to O'Connell's athletic program.

Opinion

Officers might get a better deal here than in Austin

In light of recent comments by a legislative committee chairman, Galveston police officers should take another look at a proposal to get th…

President Trump doesn't care about us

While millions were in harm’s way, President Trump was off to Pennsylvania for a self-gratification rally. On Oct. 9, thousands didn't have…

I'm supporting Kerri Foley for judge

I urge you to vote for Kerri Foley as she is the most qualified candidate in the upcoming election for County Court at Law No. 2 of Galvest…

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Showers ending by midday. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 60s.

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Showers ending by midday. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 60s.

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Wind:NNE at 19 mph
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UV Index:3 Moderate
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