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Bodies of Lesbian Couple Found Near Dumpster in Texas: VIDEO
A lesbian couple in Texas was killed over the weekend, their bodies left near a dumpster in Port Bolivar after they took a trip to Galveston for Mardi Gras, and little is known beyond that, KTRK reports : Crystal Jackson, 24, was a mother to a five-year-old girl.
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
Study to review hurricane protection ideas for Houston area
A new $4 million study will look at two ideas that have been proposed as ways to protect the Houston area from hurricane storm surges that could cause billions of dollars in damage and wreak havoc on the largest petrochemical complex in the country.
Study to review hurricane protection ideas
A new $4 million study will look at two ideas that have been proposed as ways to protect the Houston area from hurricane storm surge that could cause billions of dollars in damage and wreak havoc on the largest petrochemical complex in the country.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Metal Center News
3-2011 Red Metals Outlook
For the past five years, members of the copper and brass supply chain have been riding the red metals roller coaster, hanging on for dear life through the material's stomach-wrenching price swings.
Celebrating Women: Mind, Body, & Spirit Conference
SKILLS, ALL WHY ON THIS MORNING, WE'RE TALKING ABOUT THE GALVESTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE'S SEVENTH ANNUAL CELEBRATING MIND, SOUL AND BODY CONFERENCE.
Bodies of 2 women found in Galveston County ID'd
Authorities have identified two women whose bodies were found near a garbage bin on the Bolivar Peninsula near Galveston.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
The Family Badge
Coast Guard Sector Houston/Galveston ribbon cutting ceremony
The new sector office location is a national investment in the safety and security of the western Gulf of Mexico.
IC Potash to Host Q1 2014 Conference Call on Sulphate of Potash Fertilizer Ochoa Project
IC Potash Corp. is pleased to announce it will host a conference call on Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. EDT to discuss its 100%-owned Sulphate of Potash Ochoa Project located in southeast New Mexico, U.S.A. The call will offer a presentation by Sidney Himmel, President and CEO, on ICP's recently completed definitive feasibility study and ... (more)
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Area briefs: Pedestrian killed when hit by car
Deputies said the man, later identified as Julio Alberto Moreira , was struck about 12:15 a.m. when trying to cross Kuyken- dahl near Cypress Landing.
The Beaumont Enterprise
Galveston issues bacteria advisories ahead of Spring Break weekend
Check out Spring break through the 80s and 90s Riding on top of Jeep is Colleen McCormack of Lee High School in Houston.
Bacteria levels in Galveston prompt beach advisories
BEACH. WOULDN'T YOU KNOW, GALVESTON OFFICIALS ARE GOING TO HAVE TO WATCH THE WATER CLOSELY AT THAT TIME.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Can't life just suck sometimes?
The Triumph left Galveston, Texas on Feb. 7, 2013, for a four-day cruise highlighted by a stop in Cozumel, Mexico.
The Family Badge
Galveston County: Sheriff's Report on Mardi Gras
Saturday, March 1 about 6:37PM, deputies make a traffic stop on a vehicle for a traffic violation in the 1100 block of Hwy.
WPTV Local News
Cops really shake it in 'Wobble' at Mardi Gras
A couple of street cops patrolling the Galveston, Texas, Mardi Gras celebrations decided to do a bit of celebrating themselves.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
The Papillion Times
Ships must do the Texas Chicken to move oil
The Houston Ship Channel is the country's largest export gateway for fuels and the core of Houston's biggest refining region.
Missoula Children's Theatre Holds Auditions for Hansel and Gretel at the Grand, 3/31
The Grand 1894 Opera House announces an open audition for the Missoula Children's Theatre production of "Hansel and Gretel" to be held on Monday, March 31, 2014 at 4:30 p.m. at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston, Texas.
Bits 'N Pieces Puppet Theatre to Bring Three Billy Goats Gruff to the Grand, 4/3
The Grand 1894 Opera House's Serious Fun Children's Series presents Bits 'N Pieces Puppet Theatre's production of "Three Billy Goats Gruff" Thursday, April 3 at 10am.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
TX: Officials Ponder Return of Galveston Trolleys
The fate of the Galveston trolley system, wrecked by Hurricane Ike, is anything but certain as enthusiasm for its return meets skepticism about its cost.
Suspected drunk driver accused of causing wreck with officer, deputy
BOYLE, KPRC "LOCAL 2". TONIGHT AT 6:00 WE ARE GETTING NEW INFORMATION AFTER TWO GALVESTON OFFICERS WERE HURT WHEN A SUSPECTED DRUNK DRIVER SLAMMED INTO THEIR PATROL CAR.