Another Ride Down the Beach

horse0Rain or shine, the horses love the ride and their riders love the adventures. Visitors came from as far away as British Columbia to meet with fellow horse lovers, old companions, and new-found friends to spend a week on the beach with their animals. They camped out and enjoyed music, good times, and great company. The highlight was the planned parade along the beach for all the riders, horses,


Spring Ball is heating up

ball0It was a hot day of baseball at Peninsula Sports Park on Saturday. Those Little Leaguers sure can run! The Bolivar Red Sox won 8-3 over the Winnie Angels. In the T-Ball League, the Marlins were on fire! Pulling off double header wins: 23-21 over the Hurricanes and 21-12 over the Bull Sharks. And in Pitch Ball, the Sandy Slammers won 5-1 over the Barracudas. Good game Slammers! With a full


A Clean Beach is a Happy Beach

cleanup0Spring cleaning doesn’t only occur in our homes…it spreads to our yards and beloved beaches as well. Over 250 volunteers of all ages were seen around Bolivar Peninsula picking up trash and debris as part of the annual Adopt-A-Beach Spring Cleanup. After a busy spring break season with many visitors coming to the peninsula, a cleanup was much appreciated. After the cleanup, the participants were


This Weekend on Bolivar

 Saturday, April 29
Low Cost Pet Vaccinations


 Saturday, April 29
Remnant Youth Group Crawfish Boil


 Saturday, April 29
Bolivar Lions Stingaree Saltwater Slam


 Saturday, April 29
Rollover Pass Protest


 Saturday-Sunday, April 29-30
Crystal Beach Disc Dog Event


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So much for community compassion

Rollover-0By Brenda Beust Smith
RE ARTICLE: “Judge: Rollover Pass Seizure Can Proceed”
Galveston County’s plan based on this statistic-challenged eminent domain takeover will be a blow-beyond-belief to the elderly and medically/physically-challenged avid fishermen who use Rollover Pass on literally a 27-7 basis — a situation being totally ignored by Judges Barbara Roberts and


The ninth fruit – temperance

Brenda Cannon HenleyBy Brenda Cannon Henley
The last fruit listed in our study in Galatians 5 may be the most important one of all. Temperance may be more commonly viewed as self-control, self-discipline, or another word that is similar, modesty. How are we doing in that arena? Ron Moore of Back to the Bible says you are the master of your life or you are being mastered. He is


I’m just a party girl

GO-0425By Georgia Osten
Yeah right, That’s me! No really, I love to plan parties, I’m not too much of a party-goer, but you ask me to plan one, and I’m all over it – Especially, if somebody else is paying. This event the Chamber puts on every year challenges the daylights out of me. I steam and stew about it for weeks. I threaten to quit my job. I wake up cranky and stay


Why???

cbyusBy Charlotte Byus
This page is dedicated to all the men who tolerate women who cannot start a sentence without the word “WHY?”… A friend brought this to my attention the other night. Of course, I had to look at myself, Ugh! I guess it is one of those Venus-Mars things. As children, we started most sentences with Why and with that an answer was given and we


GISD Pre-K Registration

GISD-PreK-0Galveston Independent School District announces Registration for the Pre-K Program, a Collaboration with GISD and Head Start. Registration will be held at Crenshaw School on May 16, 2017, from 9:00 am to 11:30 am. Students must be three or four years old by September 1, 2017. Four Years Old Classes – Full day from 7:30 – 3:15 – English and Bilingual Classes – GISD only. Three Years


Learn CPR, new classes scheduled

CPR_0According to the American Heart Association, more than 326,000 people in the United States suffer out-of-hospital cardiac arrests each year. Statistics prove that if more people knew CPR, more lives could be saved. Attend a free CPR Training Class and learn the basic skills. CPR Training Classes, sponsored by Peninsula Emergency Medical Services (PEMSI) and Texas Crab Festival Charities, is


Upcoming Events

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 Every Saturday in April
BBQ Lunch with all the fixins


 Tuesday, April 25
Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards banquet


 Saturday, April 29
Low Cost Pet Vaccinations


 Saturday, April 29
Remnant Youth Group Crawfish Boil


 Saturday, April 29
Bolivar Lions Stingaree Saltwater Slam


 Saturday-Sunday, April 29-30
Crystal Beach Disc Dog Event


 Saturday, May 6
Texas Crab Festival Golf Tournament


 Saturday, May 13
CPR Class Schedule


 Tuesday, May 16
GISD Pre-K Registration


 Wednesday, June 7
CPR Class Schedule


 Friday, July 7
Jerry & Friends Full Moon Party on the beach



CERT Academy Re-scheduled

CERT_0The Galveston County OEM Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Academy has been re-scheduled to May. This academy will be held at a the Crystal Beach VFD, 930 Noble Carl Drive in Crystal Beach. The CERT Program educates people about disaster preparedness for hazards that may impact their area and trains them in basic disaster response skills, such as fire safety, light search


Texas Crab Festival Golf Tournament

Golf-0We are excited to announce the Texas Crab Festival Golf Tournament to be held on Saturday, May 6, 2017. This is the weekend before the start of the Festival, and serves to kick off Festival Week. Tee it up with your friends and help improve the lives of the residents of Bolivar Peninsula. This event is hosted by Texas Crab Festival Charities, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that serves to improve the lives of those

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