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Beaten & battered, but determined
BEEVILLE – Members of the Beeville Garden Club well know that many a damaged plant can be saved with proper care. Which could explain why Army veteran Deven Schei, with the Wounded Warrior Project,...
Nov 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pettus opens with win
BENAVIDES – The Pettus boys basketball team opened its season on Tuesday night with a road victory over Benavides. The Eagles ran out to a big first-quarter lead en route to a 54-44 victory. Matthe...
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Judge approves delay of Longoria murder trial until next year
BEEVILLE – Richard Lee Longoria, the man accused of gunning down Alex Longoria on April 14, 2013, at Kohler Park, has had his trial rescheduled again. The defendant, who was only 20 when he was arr...
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Constable race winner cannot accept position
BEEVILLE – Kirk Delgado won the election for Precinct 3 constable position, but he cannot accept it. Voters on Nov. 4 awarded Delgado 628 votes over his opponent, Republican candidate Stephen Phipp...
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cougars dump FSH
SAN ANTONIO – The Coastal Bend men’s basketball team rallied in the second half for an 85-67 win over Fort Sam Houston last Thursday. Fort Sam Houston jumped out to a 36-31 advantage at the break, ...
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Just a blowout, not a reprehensible act
My favorite bunch of (insert your favorite descriptive word for annoying people here) have struck again! Oh what a joy it is! As I scrolled through my Facebook timeline, a post from a prep sports w...
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Chef’ delivers a poignant, touching dish
BEEVILLE – Actor, writer and director Jon Favreau got his first big Hollywood gig directing 2008s “Iron Man.” And while that opened the door to bigger, more expensive projects, he’s returned to his...
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Recognizing God’s blessings
“Bless the LORD, O my soul; and all that is within me, bless His holy name.” Psalm 103:1 As Thanksgiving Day approaches, many thoughts turn to what is most important in one’s life. While many think...
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Four named first teamers
Four county volleyball players are first team all-district picks. Beeville’s Ciara Garcia, Pettus’ Randi Arrisola, and Skidmore-Tynan’s Amanda House and Isabel Jimenez all landed spots on their res...
Nov 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Council to study Republic Services request for additional charges levied on commercial accounts with troublesome dumpsters
BEEVILLE – The city is expected to work with Republic Services regarding the possibility of charging commercial trash customers additional fees for addressing problems with dumpsters. Michael Reeve...
Nov 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Republic Services to change pickup days for holidays
BEEVILLE – City residents who normally have their household trash and recyclable items collected on Thursdays will get hit with a triple whammy this holiday season. Republic Services has announced ...
Nov 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Big Bad opens thursday
Everyone is invited to join the Coastal Bend College Theater Department program as students perform “Big Bad”—a story of what happens when fairy tale characters sue the Big Bad Wolf for villainous ...
Nov 22, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Protesters, demanding the criminal indictment of a white police officer who shot dead an unarmed black teenager in August, stop traffic during a march through a suburb in St. Louis, Missouri
By Daniel Wallis and Ellen Wulfhorst FERGUSON, Mo. (Reuters) - A Missouri grand jury has made a d...
2014-11-24 14:52:40 -0600
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Obama Announces Resignation Of Chuck Hagel As Defense Secretary
By Phil Stewart and Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel resig...
2014-11-24 13:22:28 -0600
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A man walk past graffiti in Detroit
DETROIT (Reuters) - Detroit is eying a date between Dec. 8 and 10 for its debt adjustment plan to...
2014-11-24 12:51:07 -0600
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By Susan Cooper Eastman JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Reuters) - A north Florida woman facing a retrial on ...
2014-11-24 15:01:08 -0600
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