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Construction has begun on Voestalpine's dock, which will span 1,030 feet. The dock will be finished in April of next year.
Construction has begun on Voestalpine's dock, which will span 1,030 feet. The dock will be finished in April of next year.
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Construction on Voestalpine's $740 million facility pushes ahead
Voestalpine has secured all of its necessary construction permits, and work on a $740 million fac...
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Jose Segura
Jose Segura, 50, formerly of Mathis, died Saturday, July 26, 2014. He was born April 17, 1965, in Alice. He was preceded in death by his parents, Rito and Alicia Segura; grandparents, Refugia and J...
James E. “Jim” Wilder
James E. “Jim” Wilder, 79, died Friday, July 25, 2014. Mr. Wilder was born Nov. 11, 1934, in Houston to Mae Catherine (Mitchell) and James Eugene Wilder Sr. He retired from Reynolds Metals Sherwin ...
Elfida A. Marez
Elfida A. Marez, 93, died Saturday, July 26, 2014. Mrs. Marez was born June 12, 1921, in Beeville to Cresencio and Delfina Avalos. She was a member of Centro Cristiano Bethel Church. She was preced...
Justin Cody Herrera
Justin Cody Herrera, 20, of Orange Grove, died Tuesday, July 22, 2014. He was born Feb. 4, 1994, in Alice. Survivors include his parents, Frank and Connie Herrera of Orange Grove; four brothers, Fr...

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