Reginald “BAM” Gordon, Jr.

30 March 2017, 9:58 am

Reginald Gordon, Jr., 41 entered the Master’s Joy on last Thursday at Jennie Sealey Hospital in Galveston, TX where he entered this world as well in 1975. “BAM” as he was affectionately known, was a graduate of Lincoln High School, Class of 1994.... Read More »

Obituary, Emma Lavaughn Young Llewellyn, 95

30 March 2017, 9:17 am

in 1938 and they had one son, E.L. "Butch" in 1941. They separated during World War II. After the war she married Farner Llewellyn of Galveston, Texas. Both husbands fought in Europe during the war. Lavaughn worked in a factory making bullets and at a ...... Read More »

Galveston woman killed in Natchitoches Parish crash

30 March 2017, 9:13 am

A Galveston, Texas, woman died early Thursday in a one-vehicle crash in Natchitoches Parish, according to state police. Troopers say Maria Imelda E. Saligumba, 51, died at the scene. She was the passenger in a 2003 Chevrolet van driven by Alberto C.... Read More »

Air Quality Alert

30 March 2017, 8:24 am

TXZ213-237-238-010000- AIR QUALITY ALERT MESSAGE TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX 139 PM CDT Thu Mar 30 2017 ...OZONE ACTION DAY FOR FRIDAY... THE TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY ...... Read More »

Last Mounds of Fresh Sand Added to Galveston’s Seawall Marks Completed Project

30 March 2017, 7:17 am

The project that brought one million cubic yards of sand to an eroded beach on the Galveston seawall near 61st Street was completed this week, well before its May deadline. According to Chron.com, the effort used $19.5 million to transport sand from ...... Read More »

Age of Migration Life Expectancy with Functional Limitations and Morbidity in Mexican Americans

30 March 2017, 6:45 am

Sealy Center on Aging, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas Address correspondence to Marc A. Garcia, Sealy Center on Aging, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555. E-mail: marcagar@utmb.edu The U.S. Mexican American ...... Read More »

Vintage pictures of Galveston, Texas' underrated jewel

30 March 2017, 2:40 am

City of Galveston, Texas by Day & Haghe, December 31, 1843. Bombardment of Galveston by US Navy, Galveston, Texas, August 5, 1861. From an issue of Frank Leslie's Illustrated Almanac. Bombardment of Galveston by US Navy, Galveston, Texas, August 5, 1861.... Read More »

Galveston Regional Chamber of Commerce

29 March 2017, 10:09 am

GALVESTON, Texas – The Galveston Regional Chamber of Commerce will honor outstanding Texas women at the 10th Annual Celebrating Women: Mind, Body, Spirit conference for women, Thursday, April 6, at Moody Gardens Convention Center. Outstanding women that ...... Read More »

GREATER TUNA Tour to Stop in Galveston This April, Featuring Q&A with Jaston Williams

28 March 2017, 5:00 pm

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, The Grand 1894 Opera House is located at 2020 Postoffice Street in historic downtown Galveston's Cultural Arts District and is recognized as "The Official Opera House of the State of Texas." All major ...... Read More »

Texas A&M-Galveston Holds Conference On Inclusion And Diversity In Higher Education

27 March 2017, 8:23 am

The Texas A&M University at Galveston’s Conference on Inclusion and Diversity in Higher Education aims to enable and facilitate constructive dialogue and interaction about enhancing inclusion and diversity efforts in higher education. It is being held ...... Read More »

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