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The Galveston County Daily News : Hitchcock

December 19, 2014

Hitchcock

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Hitchcock board to discuss interim superintendent’s progress Tuesday

HITCHCOCK — School board trustees said they wanted to give Carla Vickroy a semester to serve as acting superintendent before making any further decisions on the positions.

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Wednesday 11/26/2014
Bringing some smiles ahead of Thanksgiving
Posted: November 26, 2014

In the photo above, Myasia Johnson, center, has a Thanksgiving lunch with turkey, dressing and all the trimmings Tuesday with her sister, Paris Duke, left, and grandmother Juanita Parker in her hospital room at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. 

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Monday 11/24/2014
LEADS program expands
Posted: November 24, 2014

Sitting in the back row of a mock courtroom, Alyssa Garcia listened intently to arguments made by the prosecution and defense as she played the role of juror. 

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Sunday 11/23/2014
Local groups prepare to serve holiday meals across the county
Posted: November 23, 2014

Several groups will serve Thanksgiving meals to people across Galveston County this week.

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Friday 11/21/2014
Second WinterFest set for Dec. 6
Posted: November 21, 2014

HITCHCOCK — The Galveston County Fair & Rodeo WinterFest is 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Dec. 6 at Jack Brooks Park fairgrounds, 5700 FM 2004.

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Tuesday 11/18/2014
Playoffs Week 1 Top Performers
Posted: November 18, 2014

Several county athletes stepped up under playoff pressure in this past weekend’s first round games. The top performers were:

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Thursday 11/13/2014
Roundup: Santa Fe 65, Hitchcock 41
Posted: November 13, 2014

WEST COLUMBIA — The Santa Fe Lady Indians went 1-1 on the first day of the West Columbia Tournament on Thursday. In its win, Santa Fe topped Hitchcock 65-41.

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Local teams ready to refocus efforts with postseason set to begin
Posted: November 13, 2014

Focus is a word that will determine the fate of everyone in the state football playoffs, yet for the Cougars, it’s a word they need to become reaquainted with after closing out the regular season with a pair of sloppy defensive efforts against Kashmere and Worthing.

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Monday 11/10/2014
Returning Galveston County vets find help from local groups
Posted: November 10, 2014

The transition from life in the military to that of the civilian world can be jarring and at times difficult to navigate, but there are organizations across the county to help former service members make the transition. 

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