The Galveston Heritage Chorale, under the directions of Izola Collins, performs “Lift Every Voice and Sing” on Jan. 18, 2016, during the annual Martin Luther King Day Unity Prayer Circle at St. Vincent’s House in Galveston.
Ball High student Jimena Sanchez plays the cymbals while performing in the Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade in Galveston on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018. This is the Tors’ first parade of 2018 and will have many more to come with Mardi Gras next month.
Event Location Galveston TX 77553 In lieu of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, City Hall will be closed and trash pickup will be on an Adjusted Holiday Schedule. Because the holiday falls on a Monday, each trash day has been pushed back one day.Discover Galveston, Texas with the help of your friends. Search for restaurants, hotels, museums and more.To some, Galveston will always be an island defined by its storied past, its 19th-century elegance, big-city ambitions, notorious seaport and even more legendary storms. But visitors to the island these days might be forgiven for thinking they’ve happened upon a new golden age, one even more.
Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day, Jubilee Day, Cel-Liberation Day or the Black Fourth of July, is an American holiday that commemorates June 19, 1865. On this day, after almost two and half years since the implementation of the Emancipation Proclamation, enslaved African Americans were informed of their liberation from the slavery present in the former Confederate States of America.Read More
Contact Us Address. 2228 Mechanic, Suite 101. Galveston Island, Texas 77550. Phone. 409.763.5326.Read More
The city of Galveston is considering testing hospitality and grocery store employees for COVID-19. Do you think this is a good idea.Read More
Talk:Galveston, Texas. Jump to navigation Jump to search. This article contains a translation of Galveston, Texas from en.wikipedia.Read More
Galveston, city, seat (1838) of Galveston county, southeastern Texas, U.S., 51 miles (82 km) southeast of Houston. It is a major deepwater port on the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, at the northeast end of Galveston Island, which extends along the Texas coast for about 30 miles (48 km), separating.Read More
An empty room at the Bowie Memorial Hospital in January 2016, two months after it shut its doors. Jen Reel. In some parts of rural Texas — especially in spread-out West Texas and the Panhandle.Read More
Texas SAR Presidents; Texas SAR Archives at UNT; Prominent Texas SAR Members; Revolutionary War Patriots Buried in Texas; Texas SAR History Book Order form; Compatriot Questionnaire; Texas Compatriot Newsletter. 2019. Summer 2019; Spring 2019; 2018. Winter 2018; Spring 2018; 2017. Summer 2017; 2016. Fall 2016; Spring 2016; 2015. Spring 2015.Read More
Moody Gardens is an educational tourist destination, with a golf course and hotel in Galveston, Texas which opened in 1986. The non-profit destination uses nature to educate and excite visitors about conservation and wildlife. Moody Gardens features three main pyramid attractions: the Aquarium Pyramid, which is one of the largest in the region and holds many species of fish and other marine.Read More
Most of Texas has a long mosquito season, and the mosquitoes that transmit Zika can be found throughout the state. Also, many Texans travel to places where Zika is being spread. This increases the risk of Texas mosquitoes picking up the virus and spreading it in Texas communities. Zika infection during pregnancy can cause certain birth defects and developmental delays. Most people infected.Read More