Locked-out Sherwin Alumina workers are shown picketing at the facility in Gregory last year.
Locked-out Sherwin Alumina workers are shown picketing at the facility in Gregory last year.
NLRB rules in favor of Sherwin
GREGORY – The National Labor Relations Board’s regional director has ruled in favor of Sherwin Al...
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Adolfo ‘Niño’ Franco Jr.
Mathis – Adolfo ‘Niño’ Franco Jr. died Saturday, May 23, 2015. He was born Nov. 25, 1970, in Corpus Christi to Adolfo Sr. and Elisa Franco. He was preceded in death by a brother, David; grandparent...
Armando M. Quilimaco
Armando M. Quilimaco, 58, died May 23, 2015. Mr. Quilimaco was born June 23, 1956 to Augustine and Elida (Muniz) Quilimaco in Sinton. He was a construction worker. He spent his early years in Taft ...
Marcelino J. Rojas
Marcelino J. Rojas, 75, died Monday, May 25, 2015. Mr. Rojas was born June 2, 1939, in Portland. He worked at Brown and Root for 35 years as a pipe fitter, and after retirement he worked for the Ci...
Dominga Pinon Aguilar
Dominga Pinon Aguilar, 75, died Thursday, May 21, 2015, following a long illness. A rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Friday, May 22 at the funeral home. The funeral Mass was celebrated at 11 a.m. Satur...

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NLRB rules in favor of Sherwin
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Portland Lions Club celebrates 50 years
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An American flag, a remnant of Memorial Day holiday waves despite being caught in a tree in San Marcos, Texas
By Kristen Hays and Amanda Orr HOUSTON (Reuters) - Torrential rains have killed at least 16 peopl...
2015-05-26 19:25:12 -0500
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United States Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen appears before a hearing in Washington
(Reuters) - Tax return information for about 100,000 U.S. taxpayers was illegally accessed by cyb...
2015-05-26 17:09:18 -0500
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Colorado shooting suspect James Eagan Holmes makes his first court appearance in Aurora
By Keith Coffman CENTENNIAL, Colo., (Reuters) - Colorado cinema gunman James Holmes wrote in a no...
2015-05-26 18:44:32 -0500
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