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The Galveston County Daily News : Santa Fe

July 29, 2014

Santa Fe

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Former contractor gets 18 years for new felony charges

SANTA FE — A former contractor who was convicted of felony theft in 2009 and ordered to pay more than $133,000 in restitution to the county residents he is accused of swindling was sentenced to 18 years in prison Monday after pleading guilty to new felony charges.

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Wednesday 07/16/2014
Summer hoops: Santa Fe, Ball High face off in tourney
Posted: July 16, 2014

PASADENA – Long before the first ball is tipped in the 2014-15 high school basketball season, local teams are laying the groundwork this summer — wearing practice jerseys in sparsely-filled gyms — for successful runs.

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SFISD prepares for board drawing
Posted: July 16, 2014

SANTA FE — Last year, school district officials approved a plan to move school board elections to every other year in November. With five trustee positions up for election this year, a drawing must be held to determine the length of the terms of office.

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Friday 07/04/2014
Haak car show to benefit Wounded Warriors
Posted: July 04, 2014

SANTA FE — Haak Vineyards and Winery will host its first car and truck show, Wine & Cars on Sunday at the vineyard.

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Wednesday 07/02/2014
Small-scale, direct-market farm is 2-person job for partners in Santa Fe
Updated: July 03, 2014 - 10:49 pm

In their first 18 months, the managing partners of Moon Dog Farms have hit potential pay dirt — selling out regularly at Galveston’s Own Farmers Market, and marketing to Brennan’s in Houston and the Pelican Club at Gaido’s in Galveston.

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Tuesday 07/01/2014
Santa Fe woman faces murder charge in death of 4-year-old girl
Updated: July 02, 2014 - 11:29 am

SANTA FE — A woman accused of drunkenly shoving her boyfriend’s daughter at a Santa Fe apartment complex last year has been charged with murder in connection with the death of the 4-year-old girl.

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Wednesday 06/25/2014
SF man stabbed
Posted: June 25, 2014

LEAGUE CITY — A man who told police he was stabbed in a League City apartment complex was taken to Clear Lake Regional Hospital on Tuesday night. 

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Sunday 06/22/2014
ALL-COUNTY BASEBALL: Clear Creek’s Hill named Player of the Year
Posted: June 22, 2014

LEAGUE CITY – In the 2013 season, Clear Creek junior first baseman Harrison Hill couldn’t crack the Mendoza Line. This year, Hill shattered the school’s single-season record for runs batted in during the very definition of a breakout year.

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Friday 06/20/2014
11 county players in GHFCA Bowl today
Posted: June 20, 2014

Eleven Galveston County football players will be in action at Huffman Falcon Stadium tonight for the second annual Greater Houston Football Coaches Association Bowl.

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