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  1. Bevo Bites: Key targets, commits react to Texas' impressive win over No. 22 USCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Burnt Orange Nation

    ... program after the Longhorns defeated the Trojans (37-14) in a breakthrough performance. Marques Caldwell - 3-star CB - Alvin - Texas commit : "The game was electric, everything was amazing. That's what happens when you play together as a team." ...

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  2. Volleyball roundups for September 14, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Clear Creek star middle blocker Allie Garland had a match to remember, as the Wildcats cruised to a 25-9, 25-14, 25-19 win over Alvin on Friday. Garland had 19 kills on 19 swings for a ridiculous 1.000 hitting percentage to lead Clear Creek to the win.

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  3. Houston's Best Sandwiches: The River Oaks at The Sandwich ShoppeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | Houston Press

    Some sandwiches are about the meat. Others are mostly filler for the bread. But rarely have I come across a sandwich that was all about the condiments until I tried the River Oaks at The Sandwich Shoppe - officially The Sandwich Shoppe at Medic One Pharmacy - inside a tiny retro-style pharmacy down 288 in Alvin.

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  4. Forgotten After Harvey, Disabled Army Veteran Needs Help Rebuilding His HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | Southern Living

    ... first profiled Branch, a 70-year-old disabled Army veteran , about one month ago. The images of his rotting home in Alvin, Texas, which took on three feet of water during Hurricane Harvey , moved many to step up and help. But according to David ...

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  5. Shark Bite, Flesh-Eating Bacteria a 1-2 Punch for Texas ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 24 | News Max

    A shark bite victim who survived a close encounter while swimming off Crystal Beach, Texas, earlier this month is now being treated for flesh-eating bacteria, KHOU 11 reported . Blaine Shelton, a 42-year-old construction worker from Alvin, Texas, has racked up at least $100,000 in medical bills since the shark bite incident that resulted in injuries to his thigh, but his wounds are not healing and the costs are mounting.

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  6. Texas man bitten by shark has flesh-eating bacteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 24 | St. Cloud Times

    ... to the hospital to get treated for flesh-eating bacteria. Check out this story on sctimes.com: https://usat.ly/2LpSdHv ALVIN, Texas - The man attacked by a shark while swimming off Crystal Beach in Texas earlier this month is back in the hospital. ...

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  7. Shark bite goes from bad to worse: Man says he's now battling flesh-eating bacteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 24 | The Orlando Sentinel

    That's what one man who suffered a bite in the Gulf of Mexico earlier this month says he's dealing with. Blaine Shelton, of Alvin, Texas, was bitten by what authorities say was most likely a bull shark at Crystal Beach, which is near Houston.

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  8. Shark attack victim develops flesh-eating bacteria, medical bills top $30,000 Source: WPXIRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 24 | WPXI

    ALVIN, Texas - A Texas man recovering from a shark attack off Crystal Beach in Galveston County received even worse news when flesh-eating bacteria developed in his wound. Construction worker Blaine Shelton, 42, told KBMT-TV that a fun day at the beach in early August has turned into a nightmare.

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  9. Galveston County shark attack victim now must deal with flesh-eating bacteriaRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 23 | Dallas Morning News

    As if a shark attack wasn't bad enough , now a southeast Texas man is dealing with another water-related trauma: flesh-eating bacteria. Blaine Shelton, 42, of Alvin is being treated for it at the University of Texas Medical Branch hospital in Galveston, the Houston Chronicle reported .

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  10. Local tennis teams making final pre-district tune-upsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 22 | The Galveston County Daily News

    With the district 24-6A and 23-5A team tennis fall seasons being just around the corner, locals are making final preparations with their last few non-district practice matches. Clear Creek, for one, got back into its usual winning mode, beating both Pasadena Dobie and Alvin Shadow Creek to improve its record to 2-1.

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  11. Drew Brees receiving guidance from MLB legend Nolan RyanRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2018 | YardBarker.com

    ... and all these different things," Brees said, per Katzenstein. "I feel like I know his career pretty well. (He's) from Alvin, Texas, played until he was 47 years old, threw his last fastball 95 miles per hour at age 47. He didn't stop pitching ...

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  12. Drew Brees explains how Nolan Ryan has helped with his weekly routineRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2018 | NOLA.com

    ... and curveball and all these different things," Brees said. "I feel like I know his career pretty well. (He's) from Alvin, Texas, played until he was 47 years old, threw his last fastball 95 miles per hour at age 47. He didn't stop pitching because ...

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  13. Shark bites Texas beachgoer's legRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | CBS News

    ... the 42-year-old victim with deep bite marks on his thigh, just above his knee. The man, who KHOU reports is from the Alvin, Texas, area, wasn't identified. A deputy patrolling Crystal Beach on Bolivar Island was flagged down by people who told him ...

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  14. Man appears to have been bitten by shark in TexasRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2018 | ABC News

    A 42-year-old man has been bitten by what appears to be a shark on a beach in Galveston, Texas, according to local authorities. The man, who is from Alvin, Texas, about 30 miles away, was bitten above the knee in his right leg around 10 a.m. Thursday, the Galveston County Sheriff's office posted on Facebook.

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  15. Man bitten by shark near Crystal Beach: 'He wanted to taste me'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... Road. After he was attacked, witnesses flagged down a deputy patrolling the beach. The 42-year-old man from the Alvin area was treated at a nearby EMS station before being rushed to UTMB. The shark bit the victim on the thigh, just above the knee. A ...

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  16. Shark Attack: Beachgoer bitten by shark on BolivarLearn MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... Road. After he was attacked, witnesses flagged down a deputy patrolling the beach. The 42-year-old man from the Alvin area was treated at a nearby EMS station before being rushed to UTMB. The shark bit the victim on the thigh, just above the knee. A ...

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  17. Shark bites man swimming off sandbar near beach in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    The shark bit the 42-year-old victim on the thigh just above the knee as he swam at about 10 a.m. CT near a sandbar, according to a photo from the Galveston County Sheriff's Office . The Alvin resident, whose name was not released, was treated at an emergency medical station on the beach before being transported to the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston.

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  18. Swimmer survives shark attack near Crystal Beach in Galveston CountyRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    ... 10 a.m. as he swam along a sandbar off the Bolivar Peninsula, Houston television station KPRC reported . He is from Alvin, south of Houston, and was up and walking in his hospital room after the attack, television station KTRK reported . Authorities ...

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  19. Nathan Eovaldi's heater: Boston Red Sox fireballer enjoyed Six...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2018 | MassLive.com

    ... John." The 28-year-old recovered quickly from both Tommy John surgeries. He returned to pitch his senior season at Alvin High in Alvin, Texas. "My velocity continued to grow," Eovaldi said. "Before I never really took good care of my arm. But going ...

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  20. Dolphin Debit Delivers New ATM Fleet to Chocolate Bayou Federal Credit UnionRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2018 | PR.com

    For Chocolate Bayou Federal Credit Union, turning management of its ATMs over to Dolphin Debit was the right choice at the right time, for several reasons. The Alvin, Texas-based credit union was saddled with aging ATMs, all but one too old for an upgrade to accommodate EMV cards.

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