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  1. 39-year-old Galveston woman faces charges related to man's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Chron

    Galveston police detectives have taken a 39-year-old woman into custody, charging her with tampering with weapons used in an assault. On Feb. 5, police found Kimberly Rayburn at a residential building at 3915 Broadway in Galveston, covered in blood and screaming.

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  2. Photos: Sunshine Kids Mardi Gras paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Houston Chronicle

    Zara Johnson, 9, second from right, cheers at a passing float with her mom Katonya, right, and cousin Alyssa Brown, 6, third from right, during the Sunshine Kids Parade along Strand Street Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, in Galveston. Zara Johnson, 9, second from right, cheers at a passing float with her mom Katonya, right, and cousin Alyssa Brown, 6, third from right, during the Sunshine Kids Parade along Strand Street Sunday, Jan. 31, ... more Alexia Careaga, 11, center-right, readies a group of beads before throwing them from the balcony as her sister Bella, center-left, 6, looks on, before the Sunshine Kids Parade along Strand Street Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, in Galveston.

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  3. How a Galveston man earned his 10th DWIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Houston Chronicle

    These subjects are among those charged with Felony DWI - 3rd or More by Houston Police for the month of December 2015. These subjects are among those charged with Felony DWI - 3rd or More by Houston Police for the month of December 2015.

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  4. The Galveston miracle that happened in 1920Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Houston Chronicle

    January 27, 1920: On this day, it was reported that a Dallas woman who had been pronounced as "hopelessly incurable" went to Grace Episcopal church in Galveston, and when she left, she was cured. A man on a healing mission was in town, and word had spread.

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  5. Fugitive heir Robert Durst to enter plea on gun charge in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Chron

    Fugitive real estate heir Robert Durst was arrested in New Orleans in March after disappearing from his Houston condo in the Rice Village area. Fugitive real estate heir Robert Durst was arrested in New Orleans in March after disappearing from his Houston condo in the Rice Village area.

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  6. Galveston-area man sentenced for ninth DWIRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Houston Chronicle

    A 51-year-old Houston-area man is headed to prison with a nine-year term after being convicted of drunken driving for the ninth time. A jury last week also found John Davis Campbell , of Webster, guilty of possession of a controlled substance after police who pulled him over found meth in his vehicle.

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  7. Outdoors report for Jan. 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | Houston Chronicle

    Trout action has been fair to good in 4-6 feet of water on soft plastics. Some flounder have been showing in the bayous.

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  8. These spots are serving up discount dining in Galveston for 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Houston Chronicle

    The Fourth Annual Galveston Restaurant Weeks is upon us, with nearly 40 eateries lined up to offer dining discounts to benefit charity. The event is slated for Jan. 10 through Jan. 24 with portions of the dish proceeds going to the Galveston County Food Bank.

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  9. Elkins to mark over two decades of successRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Houston Chronicle

    Elkins baseball has been synonymous with success since the beginning of the program 22 years ago. Next weekend it will celebrate some of that success with a pair of banquets and ceremonies.

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  10. Beached whale dies after becoming stranded along Galveston IsleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    A whale kicks its tail after it got stranded in the shallow water near West Beach on Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2015, in Galveston. A whale kicks its tail after it got stranded in the shallow water near West Beach on Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2015, in Galveston.

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  11. Coast Guard searching for man in Crystal BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Chron

    Terry Millender, who lives in Crystal Beach, appears to have been crab fishing on his boat near mile marker 338 in the Intercoastal Waterway, according to a Coast Guard news release. The Coast Guard received a report that a 19-foot skiff was steering in circles with no one aboard.

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  12. Dallas plumber files lawsuit after ISIS was seen using his old truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | Chron

    A Texas City plumber says he is receiving threats after a photo of one of his old trucks was posted online showing the vehicle being used as a gun platform in the war in Syria. A Texas City plumber says he is receiving threats after a photo of one of his old trucks was posted online showing the vehicle being used as a gun platform in the war in Syria.

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  13. Girl dies after jumping from school busRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    A teenage girl has died at the hospital after she was critically injured when she jumped from a moving school bus on Interstate 45. A teenage girl has died at the hospital after she was critically injured when she jumped from a moving school bus on Interstate 45. A teenage girl has died at the hospital after she was critically injured when she jumped from a moving school bus on Interstate 45. The 13-year-old girl, whose name has not been released, died Wednesday, according to the Galveston County Medical Examiner. Officials said the incident happened about 3:30 p.m. Monday in the 1000 block of the Gulf Freeway.

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  14. Family friendly: 'Star Wars' takes over museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    Sparkling lights, life-size animal sculptures, strolling carolers and the opportunity to visit the animals after dark are part of the appeal of Zoo Lights at the Houston Zoo. Sparkling lights, life-size animal sculptures, strolling carolers and the opportunity to visit the animals after dark are part of the appeal of Zoo Lights at the Houston Zoo.

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  15. Galveston's first Chick-fil-A Express to be opened by Tilman...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    New data shows the most popular fast food and fast casual franchises in the country. McDonald's, which made $35 million in US stores last year, nearly triples its closest competition Starbucks .

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  16. Dickens takes over GalvestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    Rachael Patton tries on a corset for the first time in Corsets by Casta Diva, at Dickens on the Strand Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015, in Galveston. Rachael Patton tries on a corset for the first time in Corsets by Casta Diva, at Dickens on the Strand Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015, in Galveston.

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  17. Outdooors report: Dec. 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    Birds have worked in the middle of the lake over trout and redfish. Flounder continue to move around the pass.

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  18. U.S. Coast Guard cracks down on shark poaching in Gulf of Mexico near South Padre IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Chron

    A Coast Guard Station South Padre Island, Texas, boat crew frees a shark from illegal gill net Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015, near the U.S.-Mexico maritime boundary line. Mexican fishing boats departed as the crew approached and they found 1,800 foot of gill net with 55 sharks, five of which were dead, and two tripletail, which were all released back to the ocean.

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  19. Nursing home agrees to $3 million settlement in ambulance swapping caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Chron

    Galveston-based nursing home operator Regent Management Services has agreed to pay more than $3 million to settle allegations that the company received illegal kickbacks from ambulance providers. The resolution was announced Monday by U.S. Attorney Ken Magidson of the Southern District of Texas and top investigatory officials with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

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  20. Boy, 12, medevac'd from cruise ship near GalvestonRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    A boy, 12, had to be taken off of a cruise ship in the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday night after he began to complain of severe stomach pains, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. A boy, 12, had to be taken off of a cruise ship in the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday night after he began to complain of severe stomach pains, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

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