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Let the good times roll at Mardi Gras Galveston!

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abc13.com – – 2024-02-01 16:11:22

SUMMARY: Mardi Gras in Texas features over 20 parades with the Knights of Momus Grand Night Parade being one of the biggest. This year, 25 colorful floats will be in the Momus Parade, with four new floats that are larger and can carry up to 34 people, equipped with bars and flushing toilets. The floats are constructed by a crew and brought to life by local Galveston artists. The artists have artistic freedom to showcase their skills and creativity. Mardi Gras Galveston is a favorite for artist Cathy Blume, as her family enjoys catching beads and seeing her artwork displayed during the festivities.

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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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