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August 29, 2014

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Post office may move from historic downtown building

GALVESTON — A U.S. Postal Service push to cut costs and consolidate operations nationally may mean changes for the historic post office downtown.

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Thursday 08/28/2014
Judge: Texas school funding still unconstitutional
Posted: August 28, 2014

School district officials welcomed the news that a Travis County district judge has once more ruled that the state’s school financing system is unconstitutional.

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League City/Kemah newspaper launches today
Posted: August 28, 2014

Residents of the League City and Kemah communities are the recipients of the newest newspaper in Texas.

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League City’s funding of buses to and from Galveston may rev up again
Posted: August 28, 2014

LEAGUE CITY — Despite the city council’s decision to reject extra funding, the more than 180 people who ride the bus between the League City and Galveston each day don’t have to worry about not having a ride.

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Student, 5, walks away from campus
Posted: August 28, 2014

GALVESTON — An island elementary school is reviewing security procedures after a 5-year-old student left the cafeteria and walked home alone during lunch Thursday.

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Couple charged with trying to smuggle drugs
Posted: August 28, 2014

An inmate at the Galveston County Jail and a Bacliff woman were charged Thursday after sheriff’s deputies discovered drugs being sent to the jail through the U.S. Postal Service.

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Labor Day closings for Aug. 29, 2014
Posted: August 28, 2014

The Daily News will close its offices in Galveston and Texas City on Monday for the Labor Day holiday. Offices will reopen Tuesday. Calls for missed deliveries will be answered Monday from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. Please call 409-683-5260 for a redelivery.

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Road projects get OK in La Marque
Posted: August 28, 2014

LA MARQUE — Six La Marque streets will be getting upgrades soon.

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LMISD looks at $22 million budget
Posted: August 28, 2014

 LA MARQUE — The La Marque school district is planning keep the tax rate unchanged and approve an approximately $22 million budget.

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