Galveston Newswire (Page 6)

Galveston Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Flower Gardens Banks National Marine Sanctuary Expansion: Alternative 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Federal officials are considering enlarging a research sanctuary in the Gulf of Mexico off the coasts of Texas and Louisiana by adding more than a dozen coral reefs and banks. The Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary, which is about 100 miles off Galveston, is federally protected to avoid damage from vessels and oil and gas drilling operators, the Galveston County Daily News reported Monday.

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  2. British soccer player signs for club while awaiting retrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... licensed marriage and family therapist, I see the new Moody Early Childhood Center as a wonderful opportunity for Galveston families. There was a time when the "& Son" appellation appeared on storefronts and facades all over Galveston and elsewhere, ...

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  3. Zika's impact on children will require new medical approach: expertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Reuters

    ... local outbreaks, especially along the Gulf Coast, as mosquito season ramps up in the coming weeks. Houston and Galveston, Texas, New Orleans and parts of Florida are particularly vulnerable, given high concentrations of mosquitoes that can carry the ...

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  4. Navy warship to trade some speed for firepower, armorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | The Gillette News-Record

    In this Sept. 17, 2012, file photo, the littoral combat ship USS Forth Worth arrives at the port of Galveston, Texas, to prepare for its formal commissioning ceremony.

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  5. President Obama on the Observance of JuneteenthRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 19 | Holtville Tribune

    ... room, we can sense how even two more minutes seems like an eternity to wait for one's freedom. But the slaves of Galveston, Texas, had to wait more than two years after Lincoln's decree and two months after Appomattox to receive word that they were ...

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  6. Navy warship to trade some speed in firepower, heavier armorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | Brunswick News

    In this Sept. 17, 2012, file photo, the littoral combat ship USS Forth Worth arrives at the port of Galveston, Texas, to prepare for its formal commissioning ceremony.

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  7. Today in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... (The idea for the observance is credited to Sonora Louise Smart Dodd.) In 1865, Union troops arrived in Galveston, Texas, with news that the Civil War was over, and that all remaining slaves in Texas were free -- an event celebrated to this day as ...

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  8. Chattanooga Has Ties To Juneteenth CommemorationRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 19 | Chattanoogan.com

    On June 19, 1865, Union General Gordon Granger would arrive in Galveston, Texas and issue the following order which proclaimed, "The people of Texas are informed that in accordance with a Proclamation from the Executive of the United States, all slaves are free.

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  9. Superior celebrates JuneteenthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    In 1865, Major General Gordon Granger landed in Galveston Texas with news that the war had ended and that the enslaved were now free. "We get sponsorships from the community and our members.

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  10. Despair and defiance as Russian athletes react to doping banRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | The Galveston County Daily News

    In his high school career, Santa Fe senior pitcher Jacob Blankenship didn't get much time in the spotlight, but the 2016 Galveston County baseball player of the year made the most of his fleeting opportunity. It has become something of a tradition at the The Daily News to mark June 19 by asking the president to declare Juneteenth a national day of observance.

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  11. 5 Things To Know About JuneteenthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    ... three more years before full emancipation was achieved. Union General Gordon Granger delivered the good news in Galveston, Texas on June 19, 1865, issuing General Order No. 3 and officially freeing America's final slaves. This date, known as ...

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  12. Cleveland Cavaliers fans quietly confident in title hopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | The Galveston County Daily News

    In his high school career, Santa Fe senior pitcher Jacob Blankenship didn't get much time in the spotlight, but the 2016 Galveston County baseball player of the year made the most of his fleeting opportunity. Having worked with families for years as a licensed marriage and family therapist, I see the new Moody Early Childhood Center as a wonderful opportunity for Galveston families.

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  13. The Latest: Sadiku scores to give Albania 1-0 leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | The Galveston County Daily News

    In his high school career, Santa Fe senior pitcher Jacob Blankenship didn't get much time in the spotlight, but the 2016 Galveston County baseball player of the year made the most of his fleeting opportunity. Having worked with families for years as a licensed marriage and family therapist, I see the new Moody Early Childhood Center as a wonderful opportunity for Galveston families.

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  14. Obama, Clinton mark JuneteenthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | The Hill

    ... Proclamation. It took two more years for the men, women, and children who lived their lives in bondage in Galveston, Texas, to learn that the Civil War was over-and they were free at last," "Today, we celebrate and honor those who fought to end the ...

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  15. Colombia's Lopez wins 9-day Tour of SwitzerlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | The Galveston County Daily News

    In his high school career, Santa Fe senior pitcher Jacob Blankenship didn't get much time in the spotlight, but the 2016 Galveston County baseball player of the year made the most of his fleeting opportunity. Having worked with families for years as a licensed marriage and family therapist, I see the new Moody Early Childhood Center as a wonderful opportunity for Galveston families.

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  16. Georgetown Juneteenth Festival set in historical communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... slaves in America, an event that occurred two years after the Emancipation Proclamation on June 19, 1865, in Galveston, Texas. The festivities will begin on Saturday with a "Cowboy Horse Parade" that will start at Riverwalk Park, located at 421 ...

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  17. Famous Galveston hotel celebrates its 105th yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 10 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Fact 2: Both the Hotel Galvez and the City of Galveston are named after Bernardo de Galvez.

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  18. Sit, stay: The most popular dog names for 2015, with lots of cute photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 10 | PennLive.com

    Diesel Del Bosque, right, waits with his dog Zoe for the start of the Krewe of Barkus and Meoux parade along the seawall in Galveston, Texas, Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015. The parade is sponsored by the Galveston Island Humane Society as a way to involve family pets in the spirit of Mardi Gras.

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  19. Elissa welcomes Saint Arnold Brewing company for beer and meat biscuit tastingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | Fort Bend Sun

    Historic preservation meets the art of brewing onboard the 1877 tall ship Elissa, Saturday, June 18 at 5:30 p.m. Join Houston's Saint Arnold's Brewery at the Texas Seaport Museum for an special afternoon beer tasting onboard the official tall ship of Texas. While you're there, learn about one of Galveston's first Custom's Collector, Gail Borden and even taste his patented food, the Meat Biscuit.

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  20. It's flooding and you're behind the wheel. What do you do?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | WSOCTV

    ... geographic area. Vehicles flooded by the tidal surge from Hurricane Ike sit along a street September 12, 2008 in Galveston, Texas. The eye of the hurricane is expected to make landfall at Galveston Island early Saturday morning. (Photo by Scott ...

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