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October 23, 2014


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Galveston County high school football previews for Oct. 23

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Thursday 10/23/2014
Plexin’ Texan found guilty
Posted: October 23, 2014

GALVESTON — A jury Wednesday found an island mixed martial arts fighter guilty of murder in the 2011 slaying of Maxie Troy Flowers, who was gunned down in a Galveston street.

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Undercover investigation leads to arrest
Posted: October 23, 2014

GALVESTON — An undercover investigation led to the arrest Tuesday of two Galveston residents on drug charges.

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Wednesday 10/22/2014
Galveston treasure hunter returns stranger’s lost class ring
Posted: October 22, 2014

GALVESTON — The Galveston Island Treasure Club helped find and return a lost class ring from a tourist at Pirate's Beach.

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Galveston man struck in hit-and-run dies
Posted: October 22, 2014

GALVESTON — A 22-year-old man died Monday of injuries he suffered last week when a driver struck him with a vehicle after an argument in an island street.

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Tuesday 10/21/2014
Experts advise perspective on the Sturgis’ nuclear waste
Posted: October 21, 2014

GALVESTON — The Sturgis, a military barge carrying sealed radioactive waste, is set to arrive at the Port of Galveston in December, spurring much concern among city officials.

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Week 8 Galveston County Top 10 performers
Posted: October 21, 2014

Some dominant outings highlight the top performances from Week 8. Last week’s top 10 county players were:

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Local tennis teams set for area tournaments
Posted: October 21, 2014

Four locals will be looking to keep their team tennis season in full swing this week.

District 23-5A champion Texas City and third-place Ball High will take to the courts first today, then 24-6A winner Clear Creek and fourth-place Friendswood will follow suit on Thursday in their respective area tournaments.

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Mayor Yarbrough still recovering from surgery
Posted: October 21, 2014

GALVESTON — Mayor Jim Yarbrough is still recovering after undergoing neck surgery last week.

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