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Carnival promotion rewards Galveston cruise bookings

By Tom Stieghorst

Carnival Cruise Lines said travel agents can earn triple the normal amount of points in its rewards program by booking cruises from Galveston during July. 86 more words

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Beach Under Attack

This Photo was taken in Galveston Island Texas June 21, 2014. Our beaches have been under attack by Sargassum seaweed in epics

proportions never before seen in 160 years of record keeping.  21 more words




Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States. Dating back to 1865, it was on… 1,576 more words

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The History And Importance Of The Juneteenth Celebration by NAACP's Lena Anderson

Dating back to 1865, it was on June 19th that the Union soldiers, led by Major General Gordon Granger, landed at Galveston, Texas with news that the war had ended and that the enslaved were now free. 583 more words

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