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The Galveston County Daily News : Coast: Faces

November 21, 2014

Coast: Faces

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Harbour Playhouse Gala

The Bay Harbour Playhouse marked its 23rd year in Dickinson with gala celebration complete with cocktail hour, silent auction, followed by a special live performance celebrating the radio age. The playhouse is a community venue that offers the opportunity to become involved in the arts. The nonprofit organization accepts contributions, volunteers and acting students. To order prints of these photos, visit our reprint website here.

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Sunday 08/31/2014
Dancing with the Stars
Posted: August 31, 2014

The Texas City-La Marque Chamber of Commerce sponsored an action-packed evening Aug. 7 on Sixth Street beginning at the Texas City Museum for a cocktail hour, followed by a tribute to Roy and Sharon Jones and Jane Baucum. “Dancing with the Stars” took place at the Showboat Pavilion across the street from the museum.   To order prints of these photos, visit our reprint website here.

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Monday 08/25/2014
Shrimp Boil
Posted: August 25, 2014

The Texas City-La Marque Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual Shrimp Boil & Dance on Aug. 23 at the Nessler Center in Texas City. The event featured live music from the Pee Wee Bowen Band. To order prints of these photos, visit our reprint website here.

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Good Ole Days
Posted: August 25, 2014

The 43rd annual Good Ole Days celebration on Aug. 8-9 in Hitchcock featured a barbecue cook-off, parade, arts and crafts, rides and beauty pageants. The event had something to offer folks of all ages and was reminiscent of days past with old-fashioned lemonade and a carnival-like atmosphere. To order prints of these photos, visit our reprint website here.

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Sunday 08/17/2014
Dancing with the Stars
Posted: August 17, 2014

The Texas City-La Marque Chamber of Commerce sponsored an action-packed evening Aug. 7 on Sixth Street beginning at the Texas City Museum for a cocktail hour, followed by a tribute to Roy and Sharon Jones and Jane Baucum. “Dancing with the Stars” took place at the Showboat Pavilion across the street from the museum.

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Tuesday 07/29/2014
The Big Show
Updated: July 29, 2014 - 12:27 pm

Robert’s Lafitte bar in Galveston hosted The Big Show on July 26 featuring singers and drag entertainers. This year’s theme, “Christmas in July – Back to School Drive,” is the culmination of months of fundraising efforts throughout the community through shows, auctions, bake sales and raffles. All money raised will be used to provide school supplies and uniforms to area children affected by HIV.

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GINTC annual meeting
Posted: July 29, 2014

The Galveston Island Nature Tourism Council hosted its annual membership meeting July 23 at the Top Gallant in Galveston. The event, “Save the Green, Nibble and Nosh,” featured exotic hors d’oeuvres created by Galveston College’s culinary program, a silent auction and award ceremony in recognition of the contributions made by members and volunteers throughout the year.

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GHF annual meeting
Posted: July 29, 2014

Officers and directors of the Galveston Historical Foundation were elected at the annual meeting July 11 at Garten Verein. Outgoing president Debbie Morris handed out awards to three organizations that had the greatest financial impact to programs supported by GHF. Morris concluded the meeting by welcoming incoming president Kevin Scott to the foundation.

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Sunday 07/13/2014
Men Who Cook
Updated: July 13, 2014 - 7:33 pm

The League City Chamber of Commerce hosted the 13th annual Men Who Cook — Tour of Duty community event July 10 at the South Shore Harbour Resort in League City. More than 40 chefs participated in setting up tasting stations featuring an item in the hors d’oeuvres, entree or dessert category to compete for “Best in Class” and “Overall Best in Show.” In addition to a wide variety of food and beverages, guests were treated to music, dancing and a silent auction. This year’s theme, “Tour of Duty,” honored the men and women who serve in the military and gave members of the public a chance to network and support local businesses and charitable causes. To order prints of these photos, visit our reprint website here.

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