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The Galveston County Daily News : Bacliff

October 31, 2014

Bacliff

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Family, infant rescued after boat flips near San Leon

SAN LEON — The San Leon Volunteer Fire Department rescued a family whose sailboat had flipped near shore dumping five children and two adults into the water.

  • icon Posted: October 29

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Wednesday 10/29/2014
Veterans housing program may be featured on HGTV
Posted: October 29, 2014

California-based Green Nation Productions plans to follow the construction and stories of the military veterans who will receive Hurricane Ike Disaster houses.

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Tuesday 10/28/2014
Ike house serves as backdrop to new program for veterans
Posted: October 28, 2014

BACLIFF — Six years after Hurricane Ike damaged their old house and years of bureaucratic denials, Gwen Hudgens and her husband, Mike, have a new place to call home.

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Monday 10/27/2014
Six years after Ike, county to launch housing program for veterans
Posted: October 27, 2014

Like thousands of others six years ago, Michael Hudgens turned to federal officials to help pay for repairs to his Hurricane Ike-damaged house. He figured after an inspector said his leaky roof was not damaged that help would never come.

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Thursday 10/16/2014
Unattended stove starts fire in Bacliff home
Posted: October 16, 2014

BACLIFF — An unattended stove led to a fire at a Bacliff home Wednesday, fire officials said.

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Tuesday 10/14/2014
San Leon man, 73, claims self-defense in fatal shooting
Posted: October 14, 2014

SAN LEON — A 73-year-old man accused of shooting another man to death in the middle of a San Leon street over the weekend told authorities he was acting in self-defense, a Galveston County Sheriff’s Office official said Monday.

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Sunday 10/12/2014
Altercation ends in fatal shooting on San Leon street
Posted: October 12, 2014

SAN LEON — A 73-year-old San Leon is charged with murder after police say he got in an altercation with another man and later shot him multiple times in the middle of the street.

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Thursday 09/18/2014
State law changes clear way for new Railean Distillers bar in San Leon
Posted: September 18, 2014

San Leon residents have a new watering hole, thanks to changes in state law.

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Saturday 09/13/2014
TCEQ: Air quality improves for 4th straight year
Posted: September 13, 2014

TEXAS CITY — Air quality has improved for the fourth straight year, according to the toxicology division of the state’s environmental commission.

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