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August 01, 2014 -- The National Weather Service reports that areas of north Houston received over five inches of rain in three hours overnight. More
July 31, 2014 -- Texans Together announced that it will host Love Canal environmental leader Lois Gibbs for a tour of a San Jacinto Waste Pits Superfund site on August 1. More
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July 31, 2014 -- The Galveston Police Department will graduate its 71st Police Academy on August 1 at 2 p.m. at the Galveston County Justice Center. More
July 31, 2014 -- The Houston Independent School District FUTURES Academy will graduate its first class in a ceremony scheduled for 7 p.m., August 7, 2014, at Houston Community College Southwest. More
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July 31, 2014 -- Houston Mayor Annise Parker released a statement on the impasse in negotiations with the Houston Fire Department's union. More
July 31, 2014 -- United States Congressman Steve Stockman today introduced legislation aimed at ending the current border crisis. More
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July 31, 2014 -- United States Congressman Al Green today issued a statement praising the Department of Housing and Urban Development's efforts in the housing sector. More
July 31, 2014 -- There was a large turnout of Cajuns for "A Day of Commemoration of the Great Upheaval" on Monday at the Acadian Memorial in St. Martinville, Louisiana. More
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July 31, 2014 -- Texas Farm Bureau President Kenneth Dierschke today announced his plans to retire in December. More
July 31, 2014 -- Port Arthur City Council, in a special meeting on Tuesday, voted to approve a $40,000 contract with Bob Shaw Consulting Engineers for design of the West 19th Street Drainage Improvements Project. More
July 31, 2014 -- Friday is the last day of early voting in the special runoff election for Texas Senate District 4 between Brandon Creighton and Steve Toth. More
July 31, 2014 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston today announced that researchers at the university have received more than $6 million in grants to develop treatments for the Ebola and Marburg viruses. More
July 31, 2014 -- The City of Sugar Land has released a request for statements of interest to select a partner to potentially develop an industrial business park at the site of the former state Central Prison Unit. More
July 31, 2014 -- Galveston Police Department’s Vice and Narcotics Division on Tuesday conducted a narcotic indictment operation with assistance from the Galveston County Narcotics Division that netted 21 indictments. More
July 30, 2014 -- The Independent Bankers Association of Texas Political Action Committee has endorsed Republican Wayne Faircloth in the race for State Representative District 23. More
July 30, 2014 -- The Board of Regents of Texas Chiropractic College recently named Dr. Richard G. Brassard President Emeritus. More
July 30, 2014 -- The Houston Police Department is investigating a traffic accident at 5600 North Freeway which claimed the life of a woman this morning. More
July 30, 2014 -- Texas Governor Rick Perry has launched a public service announcement to raise awareness of state resources available to help Texas veterans navigate the Veterans Administration health care system. More w/Video
July 30, 2014 -- Harris County Sheriff Adrian Garcia and investigators with the Harris County Sheriff's Office seek the public's help in obtaining information in the early 2014 murder of a Cypress family. More
July 30, 2014 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office announced that a woman accused of stealing from local churchgoers three years ago was brought back from Florida and is facing five local felony charges. More
July 30, 2014 -- Houston Mayor Annise Parker has selected philanthropist Philamena Baird and Project Row House Founder Rick Lowe to lead the effort to create a new cultural plan for Houston. More
July 30, 2014 -- The Houston City Council today voted unanimously to authorize an agreement with the Houston Housing Authority to establish a procedure for exchanging and transferring properties. More
July 30, 2014 -- Guidry News Service on Tuesday visited the Port of Lake Charles. More
July 30, 2014 -- The Port of Houston Authority recently provided an aerial tour of the Houston Ship Channel for Lieutenant General Thomas Bostick, commanding general of the United States Army Corps of Engineers, to highlight the economic growth along the ship channel. More
July 30, 2014 -- EL Lago City Council, in a special meeting on Monday, voted unanimously to approve the purchase of a new condenser/compressor unit for the 98 Lakeshore Building, in an amount not to exceed $8,300. More
July 30, 2014 -- Bayou Vista City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to amend the city’s Code of Ordinances regarding animal control to revise the list of prohibited animals and reptiles. More
July 30, 2014 -- A delegation of Galveston officials, including Mayor Jim Yarbrough, Interim City Manager Brian Maxwell and transportation consultant Barry Goodman, met with Houston-Galveston Area Council Director of Transportation Alan Clark and others on Tuesday. More
July 29, 2014 -- United States Senator John Cornyn today addressed Majority Leader Harry Reid's refusal to allow a vote on the HUMANE Act, bipartisan legislation designed to address the growing crisis on the southern border. More
July 29, 2014 -- Houston Mayor Annise Parker will be a panelist at the Texas Leadership Forum one-day symposium in Austin on August 5. More
July 29, 2014 -- The College of the Mainland was invited by Texas A&M University to join the Adult Instruction Network Professional Development Consortium, which is covered under a $4.5 million grant from the Texas Workforce Commission. More
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