GALVESTON — Blood tests, conducted on samples that were retrieved from the ship by a Coast Guard helicopter on Saturday, showed that the woman was Ebola free.
TEXAS CITY — The challenger for the Precinct 4 seat on the county’s commissioners court would like to bring some political balance to the court. But longtime incumbent Ken Clark pointed to a series of successful projects for the county, and to decreasing spending and tax rates, as reasons for him to stay.
Defense seemed to be the cornerstone of the wins for county teams in this past week’s football action.
TEXAS CITY — The Rusty Dowling Athletic Facility will be dedicated on Oct. 31 during halftime of Texas City’s home game against Santa Fe.
While campaigning, some of us felt many people were more interested in sports, especially football, than in participating in solving our nation’s problems. To many fans, sports seemed an escape to avoid thinking about the chaos they saw going on around them. But now even sports has become part of the latest chaos.
Today’s the first day of early voting in the Nov. 4 elections. A good way to observe it would be to cast a vote for Proposition 1.
Lifelong Galvestonians will proudly tell you they are BOI — Born on The Island. Few realize there is an even more exclusive club in town: the BOF, Born On the Ferry.
As I’ve mentioned, I’m trying to listen to my life. I thought I’d chosen solitude to facilitate the process, but I now see that it chose me. The skies haven’t opened nor have I been jolted by an inspiring bolt of lightning.
GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. (AP) — Authorities have charged a Texas man who they say engaged in a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old Twin Cities boy who he met online.
LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization has declared that Nigeria is now free of Ebola.
Posted: Wednesday, December 25, 2013 12:00 am
Health inspections for Dec. 25, 2013 From STAFF REPORTS galvestondailynews.com
The Daily News, in cooperation with the Galveston County Health District, publishes weekly health inspection reports. These reports are conducted by the health district office and provided to The Daily news.
Violations are scored three to five points, depending on their seriousness. Most violations are corrected immediately while inspectors are on site. All must be corrected within 10 days. Demerit scores higher than 30 require immediate correction of all violations.
Food service inspection reports are a matter of public record and are available for review in county health district offices.
Inspections for any restaurant can be found online at www.gchd.org/ech.
The following inspections were conducted Dec. 9-13.
Posted in Health on Wednesday, December 25, 2013 12:00 am.
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