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New era set to begin for Pettus
The Jeff Doege era of Pettus football kicks off on Friday with a road trip. Doege and the Eagles will visit Santa Gertrudis Academy on Friday night for the season opener. For Doege, it’s a date he’...
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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State housing agency funds new service providers to fight poverty in Bee, other counties
AUSTIN – Residents in Bee, Kenedy and Kleberg counties have a new service provider for two key Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA) programs that help fight poverty and promote...
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Latest oil and gas updates
Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions for the following counties on a weekly basis: Atascosa, Bee, Goliad, Karnes, Live Oak, McMullen, Refugio and San Patricio. For ...
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The Fellowship of the Ring
Not many men can claim to have their own ring trilogy. Gene Stephenson can. The former music professor at Coastal Bend College is still amazed by the chain of events that span 49 years, including t...
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Habitat For Humanity barbecue fundraiser scheduled for Sept. 21
Contributed information Lutherans around the United States have committed to celebrate a Sunday on September (rescheduled for Sept. 21), as “God’s Work, Our Hands” Sunday, a day to unite and take o...
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Application moves forward for uranium mining in south Bee
BEE COUNTY – Burke Hollow is still a go — at least that is the goal for UEC officials who filed an application to proceed recently hoping to soon begin mining uranium. “We are committed to working ...
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Why didn’t the horned lizard cross the road?
You would think that they would cross roads, at least smaller roads. But a recent study of Horned Lizards in Karnes County, showed that most of the lizards there do not cross the roads. Why? Surely...
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Purple Heart Recipients honored
The VFW Post and Ladies Auxiliary #9170 hosted a dinner for recipients of Purple Hearts and their families on Aug. 7 at the post home. Each recipient was given a certificate, thank for their servic...
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BISD staff will see 4% more on their paychecks
BEEVILLE — Beeville Independent School District employees are getting a 4 percent raise this next fiscal year. BISD trustees approved the raise, which is part of the district’s FY2014-2015 budget. ...
Aug 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prep pick ’em is back
The return of high school football doesn’t just mean the return of Friday night lights. It also means the return of the High School Gridiron Picks contest. The pick ’em contest is up and running at...
Aug 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Beeville takes a soaking for ALS
BEEVILLE – More than likely you’ve seen the videos on Youtube or Facebook at this point, and most of our readers have more than likely already participated in it as well. The “Ice Bucket Challenge”...
Aug 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Skidmore-Tynan varsity volleyball
The members of the 2014 Skidmore-Tynan varsity volleyball team are, front row, from left, Amber Gutirrez, Misty Martin, Kati Stroman, Whitley Rix, Mari Martinez, Alexandra Herrera; back row, coach ...
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The mother of an American journalist held captive by militant group Islamic State released a vide...
2014-08-27 13:26:53 -0500
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Captain Johnson of the Missouri State Highway Patrol greets residents who were marching during a protest in Ferguson
By Edward McAllister ST. LOUIS (Reuters) - Authorities on Wednesday disbanded what had been a com...
2014-08-27 17:51:23 -0500
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Skinner and her wife Belka wait for the beginning of the Utah Pride Parade in Salt Lake City
By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - In a bold legal move, gay marriage advocates are urging...
2014-08-27 14:31:16 -0500
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In this photo taken on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, Project Child Support founder Kai Patterson, center, invites Joseph Tobio, right, to discuss his case with an attorney after Tobio had a panic attack leaving Essex County Family Courthouse in Newark, N.J. Project Child Support is a new program that offers low-cost legal advice to parents from a refurbished RV parked outside courthouses in New York and New Jersey. (AP Photo/Rachelle Blidner)
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Forget going to the food truck for lunch. Now you can get free legal advice o...
2014-08-27 18:15:34 -0500
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