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Galveston judge grants injunction regarding how to teach Texas history

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www.houstonchronicle.com – – 2023-05-30 16:07:37

SUMMARY: A lawsuit regarding the makeup of the Texas State Historical Association may determine the future of how the state's history is taught and remembered. Interim executive director J.P. Bryan is accusing the association's board of being unbalanced and seeks a fair number of academic and nonacademic voices. Defendants argue that Bryan is trying to whitewash history and minimize certain aspects of Texas' past. The trial is set for September 11 and will have significant impact on how Texas history is written moving forward.

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Arson suspected in deadly Galveston, Texas house fire

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www.khou.com – – 2024-02-29 19:27:23

SUMMARY: One person died and three others were injured in a house fire in , Texas. The fire was intentionally set and is being investigated as arson and homicide. Firefighters rescued all four people from the burning home, with one person found unconscious and later dying at the hospital. Two firefighters sustained minor injuries. The victims, including Renita Hawthorne, lived in the home together. Authorities are urging anyone with information about the fire to contact Galveston Crime Stoppers. The investigation is ongoing.

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Woman dies after crews rescue 4 people from house fire on 39th Street in Galveston; 1 firefighter injured

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abc13.com – – 2024-02-29 08:42:42

SUMMARY: Four people were rescued from a burning home in , but one person died and a firefighter was injured. The mother, boyfriend, and one teenage daughter are in the ICU, while another daughter has been released. The fire started in the early morning, causing heavy damage to the home. Firefighters found three people trapped in the back corner of the house and later located a fourth. The cause of the fire is being investigated by the fire marshal's office. The extent of the firefighter's injuries is unknown. Follow Courtney Carpenter on social media for updates.

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Trip Guide: Galveston – Texas Monthly

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www.texasmonthly.com – – 2024-02-27 01:53:22

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