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Chip Latcham photo.Debbie Parsons, president of the Coastal Bend College Foundation board, stands proudly before the beautiful new Joe Hunter Field at Saturday's Baseball Birthday Bash. Her father, Grady C. Hogue, served as the first president of then Bee County College which came into existence 50 years ago.
Austin bound.Chip Latcham photo.The Bee County Chapter of the University of Texas Ex-Students Association hosted its annual UT send-off celebration at the Beeville Country Club on Thursday night. Pictured (from left) are club secretary Judy Cline, Estella Sanchez and Freddie Rodriguez, recent graduates from A.C. Jones High School, Mikayla Rushing from Three Rivers High School, Avery Pawelek from George West High School; Sean Hatfield, also from JHS; club president Michele Bond and president-elect Rolf Beck. Not able to attend the gathering was Julia Raye Bednorz from George West. Recent UT graduate Ben Waters, also a Jones High grad, addressed the incoming freshmen on what to expect when attending the university and about student life in Austin.