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Life Flight Responds To Rollover At Beltway 8

A major rollover accident along the Beltway 8 feeder road just west of Fairmont led to a Life Flight response Tuesday night at about 8:30.

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Magellan Midstream to construct new Pasadena Marine Terminal

Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. announced its plans to construct a new high-capacity marine terminal along the Houston Ship Channel in Pasadena, Texas to handle refined petroleum products, including various grades of gasoline and diesel fuel, and renewable fuels. The new terminal...

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CHI St. Luke’s Health Announces New President For Patients Medical Center

CHI St. Luke’s Health (CHI St. Luke’s) has named Steven Foster President of Patients Medical Center (PMC), its 61-bed acute care hospital located in Pasadena. Effective August 8, Foster will replace Bill Simmons, who retired earlier this year. With over 15 years of healthcare executive experience, Foster brings a wide breadth of experience to PMC, having worked at institutions ranging from community hospitals to highly-esteemed academic centers.

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Apartment Fire Relocates Residents

Several families were displaced and a dog was rescued after a fire ripped through 22 apartments at a Pasadena complex on Richey Friday night.

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Pasadena ISD Makes Changes To Student Dress Code

Pasadena Independent School District students will see some variations to their dress code this fall.

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Pasadena ISD Seeks Distinguished Citizen Nominations

Pasadena ISD is accepting nominations for the 2016 Distinguished Citizen Award. The award is given annually to a local resident or business representative who has demonstrated a strong commitment to the causes of education and youth-related activities in communities served by the district.

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Niece Accused Of Burglarizing Aunt's Home While She Was On Vacation

LA PORTE, TX (KTRK) -- A woman on vacation got a call no one wants to get: her home was burglarized while she was away. But who was accused in the case -- her own niece -- was another surprise.

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Deer Park Community Rallies Behind Police Officers

It's been a tough few weeks with the continued violence both against police officers and that involving them.

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Man Charged With Intoxication Manslaughter After Boy Dragged By Motorcycle

BACLIFF, TX (KTRK) -- A little boy is dead and a Friendswood man is charged with killing him in a drunk driving motorcycle accident.

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More Layoffs At DuPont Facility In La Porte

DuPont officials recently announced 26 workers will be laid off at the DuPont facility in La Porte. The company expects upwards of 50 additional jobs will be cut will be announced over the next several months according to a July 18 letter to the Texas Workforce Commission.

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Agreement Means Dog Racing Will Resume In Texas

LA MARQUE, TX -- Dog racing will resume in Texas following an agreement between track owners and breeders that will result in an abbreviated series of races over the next two years.

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Mickey Gilley, VIPs Celebrate Groundbreaking For La Porte Town Center

Mickey Gilley and a group of VIPs gathered up gold shovels at a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate the start of construction on phase one of the La Porte Town Center project on Monday, July 4.

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Gov. Greg Abbott Hospitalized For Burn Treatment

AUSTIN - Gov. Greg Abbott is receiving treatment at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio for "extensive second- and third-degree burns" on he sustained on both legs.

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Ellington Work To Start Soon For Flight Museum

After spending 30 years in Galveston, the Lone Star Flight Museum is preparing to land at a new site - Houston's Ellington Airport.

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