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Water Monitoring to Continue at Western Gulf Ports
A water monitoring network that helps keep port traffic moving is the responsibility of the Conrad Blucher Institute for Surveying and Science at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Search Suspended for Man Overboard near Cedar Bayou
The U.S. Coast Guard suspended its search Tuesday for a man who went missing after his shrimp boat overturned Monday near Cedar Bayou on the Houston Ship Channel.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Chief Engineer Medevaced from Cargo Ship off Galveston
A U.S. Coast Guard rescue helicopter crew medevaced the chief engineer off a cargo ship, Monday, after he began experiencing stroke-like symptoms, 85 miles offshore of Galveston, Texas.
Houston man dies in motorcycle accident in Galveston
The Galveston Police Department responded to a fatal motorcycle accident that happened around 3:50 a.m. Monday near the 1200 block of Seawall Boulevard.
Bright Young Thing: Find Out Why 'If I Stay' Star Liana Liberato Is a Girl On the Verge
If Hollywood awarded superlatives to its class of young stars, Liana Liberato would be a shoo-in for "most likely to succeed."
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Galveston Battle of the Badges Coming September 6
The Galveston Battle of the Badges is a joint effort between the Galveston Police Department, the Galveston Fire Department, and the Galveston County Sherriff's Office.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
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Protest Planned Monday in Galveston
Galveston County Constables and other public officials became enraged after Commissioner's Court made known a proposal that would drastically reduces the presence of Law Enforcement throughout Galveston County and adversely affect public safety.
Coast Guard rescues diver 121 miles off Texas shore
On August 16 a Coast Guard helicopter rescued a 76-year-old man suffering signs of a stroke who had just finished a dive 121 miles from Galveston, Texas.
Weather History: August 17: Record temps, tropics, storms, wind & flooding
The "San Cirriaoe" hurricane struck the North Carolina coast. 50 people were killed and 13 vessels were either beached or lost on or near the coast.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
UTMB named a World Health Organization Collaborating Center for Vaccine Research
The world experts on vaccine development at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston have received an international designation acknowledging their unique niche in a sphere where research, government regulation and big pharma often collide.
Journal of Medical Internet Research
Behavior Change Techniques Implemented in Electronic Lifestyle...
Web-based and Mobile Health Interventions Quantified Self and Wellness mHealth for Wellness, Behavior Change and Prevention Quality Evaluation and Descriptive Analysis of Multiple Existing Mobile Apps 1The University of Texas Medical Branch, Institute for Translational Sciences, Galveston, TX, United States 2The University of Texas Medical Branch, ... (more)
Hearing reset in Houston for NY real estate heir
A court appearance for a 71-year-old New York City real estate heir charged with criminal mischief for urinating on candy at a Houston drug store has been reset for next month.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
ESG to Build Four RA Tugboats
Eastern Shipbuilding says that Suderman & Young Towing Company & Bay Houston Towing Company have placed orders for a total of 4 new Robert Allan, LTD.
Kara and David's Surf and Turf Engagement
David and Kara decided the perfect place for engagement photos was in Galveston, TX, at the Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier , which is a coastal Texas icon.
Woods Hole Group Clinches Multi-Year O&M Contract
Woods Hole Group will be working with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Center for Operational Oceanographic Products and Services for the operation and maintenance of Physical Oceanographic Real Time System along the East Coast of the USA, and along the Gulf of Mexico coast in Texas and Louisiana.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
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Vickroy: What teachers do on summer vacation
Lily Morford , former exchange student Mashi, and Alexis Morford, who teaches Spanish at Richards High School, visited the Hosteria Santa Barbara in Gualaceo in Ecuador this summer.
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Man Wanted For Georgia Murder Captured in Galveston
Galveston Police Investigator David Roark was assigned the case and made contact with law enforcement officials in Georgia to confirm that Davious Jervell Hammond was indeed wanted for a drug related Murder that occurred in McDonough, Georgia.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
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Phone scam warning for Galveston residents Con-artist is impersonating sheriff's deputies, telling victims that there's a warrant out for their arrest.
Deputies: Man shot in stomach during argument at Galveston tiki bar
At around 11:15 p.m. Monday, the Galveston County Sheriff's Office says deputies responded to a disturbance at the Tiki Bar and Grille in the 100 block of the Gulf Freeway.
Galveston seawall meters generate more money
The Galveston County Daily News reported Tuesday that the program collected more than $157,000 between March and May. Galveston seawall parking fees last September through November generated nearly $87,000.