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Aransas/San Patricio Master Gardener Jennifer Thomas, right, and Portland Garden Club member Judy Nardini examine a jatropha during the club's meeting at Portland's First Christian Church.
Aransas/San Patricio Master Gardener Jennifer Thomas, right, and Portland Garden Club member Judy Nardini examine a jatropha during the club's meeting at Portland's First Christian Church.
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Invasive Brazilian peppertrees detrimental to native plants
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Juan Torres Sanchez "Superman"
Juan Torres Sanchez, “Superman,” 70, of Sinton, died Monday, January 26, 2015 of complications due to diabetes. He was born on June 24, 1944 in Taft, where he graduated from Taft High School. He is...
Angel Irineo Bautista
Angel Irineo Bautista, 70, died Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. He was born Jan. 4, 1945 in Mexico to Lauriano Bautista Aguilar and Asuncio Irineo Martinez. He was a resident of Pearland for 40 years and fo...
Louise H. Pivonka
Louise H. Pivonka died Monday, Jan. 26, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 29 at First United Methodist Church in Odem. Burial will follow in the Evergreen Cemetery. Arra...
Marilyn Elaine Davis Isenberg
Marilyn Elaine Davis Isenberg went to be with her Lord on January 24, 2015. She was born in Robstown, Texas on June 2, 1941 to Joseph Robert (Bob) and Virgil Granger Davis. The family lived in Banq...

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