Woman with machete stabs 1 person inside Galveston shelter, is then shot by officer, police say

GALVESTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A woman who had allegedly stabbed someone with a machete inside a Galveston shelter on Wednesday was shot by an officer responding to the chaos. The Galveston Police ...

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$40,000 discovered missing from Galveston lifeguard group, triggering multiple investigations

GALVESTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A Galveston Park Board employee is on unpaid leave as theft investigations are underway. Galveston police officers said they're investigating a possible embezzlement ...

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Family of woman that drowned in Galveston in need of help

HOUSTON — A 20-year-old woman died at the beach in Galveston this weekend -- her brother actually pulled her body out of the water. The young woman’s name was Estrella Ramirez-- in Spanish it ...

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Barge strikes bridge in Galveston, causing closure and oil spill

GALVESTON, Texas (TND) — A Texas bridge was struck by a barge Wednesday morning causing an oil spill in the bay and a closure of the only road to an island that's home to a university.

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In Galveston, rust is inevitable. Here's how to (mostly) avoid it

The “Galveston itch” has struck again. A Yankee transplant (her word, not ours) to the island recently discovered the Ford SUV she bought brand-new four years ago and had only driven for ...

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Barge crash into Galveston bridge causes oil spill, closure of causeway

A barge carrying petroleum products crashed into the Pelican Island Bridge in Galveston, Texas, on Wednesday, May 15, 2024. A barge carrying petroleum products crashed into a bridge in Galveston ...

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Barge hits, damages bridge in Galveston, causing an oil spill

The damaged bridge connects Pelican Island, where the Texas A&M Galveston campus is located, to Galveston Island. A barge struck a bridge connecting Pelican Island and Galveston Island on ...

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Barge spills oil after slamming into Galveston bridge causing partial collapse

A barge slammed into a bridge pillar in Galveston on Wednesday, spilling oil into surrounding waters and closing the only road to a smaller and separate island that is home to a university ...

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Galveston bridge hit by barge, partially collapses; oil spills into water

GALVESTON — A barge slammed into a bridge pillar in Galveston on Wednesday, spilling oil into surrounding waters and closing the only road to a smaller and separate island that is home to a ...

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Pelican Island Bridge in Galveston struck by barge, causing portion to collapse: officials

A barge crashed into the Pelican Island Bridge in Galveston, Texas, on Wednesday, causing a section of the bridge, including railroad tracks, to smash down onto the barge, FOX 7 Austin reports.

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Bridge From Galveston to Island Closes After Barge Strike

HOUSTON, Texas — A barge slammed into a bridge pillar in Galveston, Texas, on Wednesday, spilling oil into surrounding waters and closing the only road to a smaller and separate island that is ...

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Barge slams into Galveston bridge causing collapse as oil spills into water below

The incident happened around 10am according to the Galveston County Sheriff’s Office. The strike caused a piece of a a railway line attached to the Pelican Island Causeway to fall into the water ...

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$40,000 discovered missing from Galveston lifeguard group, triggering multiple investigations

GALVESTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A Galveston Park Board employee is on unpaid leave as theft investigations are underway. Galveston police officers said they're investigating a possible embezzlement ...

READ MORE: abc13


Woman with machete stabs 1 person inside Galveston shelter, is then shot by officer, police say

GALVESTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A woman who had allegedly stabbed someone with a machete inside a Galveston shelter on Wednesday was shot by an officer responding to the chaos. The Galveston Police ...

READ MORE: abc13


Galveston bridge hit by barge, partially collapses; oil spills into water

GALVESTON — A barge slammed into a bridge pillar in Galveston on Wednesday, spilling oil into surrounding waters and closing the only road to a smaller and separate island that is home to a ...

READ MORE: Dallas Morning News


Family of woman that drowned in Galveston in need of help

HOUSTON — A 20-year-old woman died at the beach in Galveston this weekend -- her brother actually pulled her body out of the water. The young woman’s name was Estrella Ramirez-- in Spanish it ...

READ MORE: KHOU 11


Barge Hits Texas Bridge Causing Oil Spill: Everything We Know

Oil has spilled into the waters surrounding Pelican Island near Galveston, Texas, after a fuel barge hit a bridge leading to the island on Wednesday. The barge hit the bridge at around 9:50 a.m ...

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In Galveston, rust is inevitable. Here's how to (mostly) avoid it

The “Galveston itch” has struck again. A Yankee transplant (her word, not ours) to the island recently discovered the Ford SUV she bought brand-new four years ago and had only driven for ...

READ MORE: Houston Chronicle


Barge slams into Galveston bridge causing collapse as oil spills into water below

The incident happened around 10am according to the Galveston County Sheriff’s Office. The strike caused a piece of a a railway line attached to the Pelican Island Causeway to fall into the water ...

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Nadal and Alcaraz to play doubles together for Spain at 2024 Paris Games

Rafael Nadal and Carlos Alcaraz will play doubles together for Spain at the Paris Olympics, the Spanish tennis federation ...

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Charles Barkley slammed Galveston's 'dirty' water on national TV, but natives aren't having it

Galveston, less than an hour south from the Bayou City, found itself at the center of Barkley's ire as he commented on the New Orleans Pelicans 106-85 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder on Saturday.

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Galveston sea levels rising faster than almost anywhere else, study finds

The Post’s data jibes with a NASA study last year that found sea levels on the island could rise as much as 18 inches by 2040, according to the Galveston County Daily News; and see more than 200 ...

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The 25 best restaurants in Galveston right now, new and old

Every spring, recently opened Galveston restaurants brace for their inaugural tourist season as veteran establishments welcome familiar crowds. Island restaurateurs must appeal to visitors who ...

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Nadal and Alcaraz to play doubles together for Spain at Paris Olympics

Rafael Nadal and Carlos Alcaraz will play doubles together for Spain at the upcoming Paris Olympics, the Spanish tennis ...

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