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Peggy Leadaman McMullen Obituary – Shreveport Times

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www.shreveporttimes.com – – 2023-06-01 10:27:25

SUMMARY: Peggy Marie Leadaman McMullen, an accomplished musician and dedicated church member, passed away on May 28, 2023 after her battle with cancer. Born in Washington, D.C., she spent her childhood in Shreveport and studied music at St. Olaf College and organ at the University of Houston. She served as organist and choirmaster at churches in and New York. She is survived by her daughter, son-in-law, and grandchildren. A private burial will be held in Shreveport, with a memorial service to be held later in Galveston. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to selected charities or a charity of one's choice.

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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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4th cruise terminal complex coming to Port of Galveston

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www.click2houston.com – – 2024-02-25 18:43:28

SUMMARY: The Port of is set to build a $142 million cruise terminal complex in partnership with MSC Cruises, with operations set to begin in November 2025. The new terminal will house MSC Seascape, increasing the port's status as a top U.S. cruise home port and the eighth largest globally. The project will be funded through port reserves and revenue bonds. The expansion is expected to generate 925 new jobs and boost local business revenue. Galveston's growing popularity as a cruise destination has prompted the development of the fourth terminal ahead of schedule, with a projected increase in cruise passengers and economic impact for the region.

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