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  1. Many bait camps running of live shrimpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Live shrimp continue to be in short supply, as shrimpers around Galveston have been having sparse results lately. Many bait camps are running out early, so check with your favorite source for live shrimp before heading toward the coast.

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  2. Shrimp supply shortage shortens fishing season successRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Live shrimp were scarce on Wednesday, with most bait camps reporting no supplies of the preferred bait. One of the bait camps that I visited said that the shrimpers were not catching many shrimp in the bays, which is the source of most live shrimp supplies around Galveston.

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  3. Future fishing signs look excellentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 1 | The Galveston County Daily News

    "The rocks were removed at least 25 to 30 years ago. In the winter when the tide was so low the rocks were exposed, either the county or the city removed them.

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  4. Tuesday's rain keeps away anglers from GulfRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 31 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Badly needed rain hit the Galveston area Tuesday and kept many anglers away, therefore not much was taking place on the fishing scene. Rain chances began diminishing today, but hopefully, we will be back to the outstanding fishing mode for the last number of days.

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  5. American National Insurance: 2Q Earnings SnapshotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 25 | The Galveston County Daily News

    On a per-share basis, the Galveston, Texas-based company said it had net income of $3.12. Earnings, adjusted for investment gains, came to $1.11 per share.

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  6. Physicians' Education Resource Presents the 2018 New York Advanced Practice CollaborativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Jul 18, 2018--Physicians' Education ResourceA , LLC , announces the 2018 New York Advanced Practice Collaborative to be held on September 15, 2018, at the Westin New York Grand Central in New York City. The conference will be co-chaired by Lawrence Herman, MPA, PA-C, DFAAPA, adjunct professor and associate program director, Physician Assistant Studies, School of Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas; and Wendy L. Wright, MS, ANP-BC, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, FNAP, adult/family nurse practitioner and owner, Wright & Associates Family Healthcare, Concord and Amherst, New Hampshire.

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  7. Skydive Galveston parachutes a family-friendly experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Kevin Green high fives Skydive Galveston tandem instructor Jake "Krash" Foraker after a tandem jump over the Gulf of Mexico on Monday Simon Walton, a tandem instructor and one of the owners of Skydive Galveston, shoots a quick video with Cameron Dimond before her first tandem skydive trip Monday, July 9, 2018. Cameron Dimond and Simon Walton, tandem instructor and one of the owners of Skydive Galveston, glide over the Gulf of Mexico before landing on the beach Monday, July 9, 2018.

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  8. Health briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Free HIV and syphilis testing will be available from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. today at the Mid-County Annex at 9850-B Emmett F. Lowry Expressway. Testing also will be available from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. today at Rumors Beach Bar at 3102 Seawall Blvd. in Galveston.

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  9. Hometown hero pays it forward with free football campRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Tampa Bay receiver and Ball High graduate Mike Evans heads to the end zone Saturday, June 23, 2018, during receiving drills during his annual Summer Youth Football Camp at Ball High School in Galveston. Evans puts on the free camp to teach area youth football skills and also the importance of team work and education.

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  10. Galveston Little League field to open June 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Tim Widger with Hou-Scape Inc., attaches a tree to an excavator while working on the new little league fields on 53rd Street in Galveston on Tuesday, June 12, 2018. The old little league field was demolished last August.

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  11. Laissez les bons temps rouler on the mainlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Georgia Meyer, left, and Bonnie Baty at the fifth annual Mardi Gras Mainland Gala in 2015 at the Doyle Convention Center in Texas City. Sensuous Tango dancing will be featured at The Grand 1894 Opera House's presentation of German Cornejo's "Tango Fire" at 8 p.m. today in Galveston.

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  12. Chili quest, beer fest set for today and SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Tila Breish stirs chili at the Chili Belles booth at the 8th Annual Yaga's Chili Quest & Beer Fest in downtown Galveston on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. Tina Breish stirs chili at the Chili Belles booth at the eighth annual Yaga's Chili Quest & Beer Fest in downtown Galveston on Jan. 21, 2017.

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  13. Crews clear way for boutique hotel at Falstaff siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Jerome Karam, right, a Friendswood attorney and developer, explains his plans for the former Falstaff Brewery tasting room center to his son, Jacob, on Jan. 15. Karam plans to turn the fifth floor tasting room, with a nearly 360-degree view of the island, into an event center. Jerome Karam, right, a Friendswood attorney and developer, walks his son, Jacob, through the former fifth-floor tasting room at the old Falstaff Brewery on Monday, Jan. 15, 2018.

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  14. Chick-fil-A submits Texas City site plan; Stuttgarden grows on islandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    City officials confirm that representatives for popular poultry products purveyor Chick-fil-A have submitted site plans that will soon go before the city's planning board. Chick-fil-A submitted a site plan for 3440 Palmer Highway, which means it might replace restaurant Baytown Seafood.

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  15. Southwest wind stalling fishing conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    A hot, dry southwest wind has been plaguing the Galveston area and with it, fishing tends to come to a halt. This weather pattern is common in the summer, especially from mid-June to August.

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  16. An appreciation for the roots of Galveston surfingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    On a rare quiet evening this week, between switching channels to dodge the Rockets' playoff collapse, I finally had the chance to watch Lauryn LeClere's film, "Broken Waves: Origins of a Texas Surf Cult." To put it mildly, I was blown away by the quality of the production.

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  17. Column: Jack Johnson's biggest crime was being blackRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Ken Randolph leaves a six-pack of beer at the Jack Johnson statue in Jack Johnson Park in Galveston, Texas, Thursday, May 24, 2018. Collins for years has campaigned for Johnson's pardon.

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  18. Rajant Now Offers C1D2 Intrinsically Safe Kinetic Mesh Wireless RadioRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    May 23, 2018--Rajant, the pioneer of mobile wireless mesh network technology , now offers a C1D2 intrinsically safe wireless radio option for industries operating in hazardous environments. The new ME4-2450R-C1D2 creates opportunities for a variety of industries - including petrochemical, manufacturing, utilities, aboveground mining, and oil and gas - to implement Rajant's Kinetic MeshA wireless network as a single streamlined communications platform, providing mobile connectivity from anywhere on the operations site and enabling automation.

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  19. Some having luck despite sandy watersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Friday was what I would describe as a typical mid-July fishing day, with hot temperatures and gusting southwest winds. Not the best conditions for fishing on a day in mid-May! The best report came from Donnie Samples who fished the Galveston Channel area and caught six specks to 17 inches, two Spanish mackerel and two sheepshead.

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  20. Orion The Band performing today for a good causeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Orion The Band will be performing its smooth R&B sounds at 9 p.m. today at the Front Door Club in Texas City. Alt-country band, Vandoliers, will be performing from 10:30 p.m. to midnight today at Yaga's CafA in Galveston.

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