UPDATE: Six plaintiffs have sued the county, arguing that the new precincts violate the Constitution and voting rights act. The lawsuit is attached. You can read the story here.
LEAGUE CITY — Many of the first immigrants to establish themselves in Galveston County in the early 1900s were from Italy. A little-known tidbit about the county’s Italian-born immigrants is that many were from the town of Cercenasco in the Piedmont area of Italy, a community about 15 miles southeast of Turin.