The 13th annual Paws Gala was held Sept. 28 at the Galveston Island Convention Center. It is the largest fundraising event of the year benefiting the Galveston Island Humane Society. This year’s theme was South Pawcific, Some Enchanted Evening and was held in honor of Brenda Atchley, who has been involved with the society for more than 20 years.
Dressing up like a witch is all fun and games on Halloween night, but it wasn’t always so. Being called a witch was once a serious matter that could lead to torture and death.