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A wet and wild Wildcat whoopin’
BEEVILLE – “It felt really good.” Those four words, spoken by Matthew Guerra, perfectly encapsulate Week 5 for the Beeville Trojans. In a game that coach Jimmie Mitchell dubbed a “need to win,” the...
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From rocks to plots - George West archaeologist’s second novel about Army life at Fort Merrill to be published in early November
Jim Warren didn’t plan to be a novelist. After all, the 83-year-old had spent most of his professional career as an archaeologist. He was born an only child in Baton Rouge, was graduated from high ...
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VFW Contributes School Supplies
Members of the VFW Post and Auxiliary 9170 recently donated and delivered school supplies to the school districts in Bee County. Beeville ISD, Pettus ISD, Skidmore-Tynan ISD and Pawnee ISD each rec...
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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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CBCF awards almost $900,000 in grants to area nonprofits
Contributed information CORPUS CHRISTI – Coastal Bend Community Foundation presented checks totaling almost $900,000 to area nonprofits Wednesday, Sept. 10, at 10 a.m. at the Del Mar Economic Devel...
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Yoga’s not such a bear
BEEVILLE – When one thinks of yoga, they usually imagine some serene place on a mountaintop, their legs contorted in a strange position and their hands clasped in front of them as they sit in silen...
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Unemployment rate going down in Bee County
Bee County’s unemployment rate last month was 6 percent, down from 6.2 percent in July and down from 6.6 percent a year ago. The rates are not seasonably adjusted. Workforce Solutions for the Coast...
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Becks help ‘paint the town teal’ to promote ovarian cancer cause
Contributed information The Harbor Bridge in Corpus Christi was lighted this week with teal lights as a tribute to those who suffer from or have died of ovarian cancer. This is thanks in part to a ...
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Looking for homes
This gorgeous young lady above is Betty, and she needs a good home with a loving family. She is about a year old and weighs about 35 pounds. She has been spayed and is current on all her vaccinatio...
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College gets high marks for engaging students, survey says
At the Coastal Bend College regular board meeting on Sept. 17, Dr. Shannon Lane, director of institutional effectiveness and accreditation, announced the results of a key findings report. They are ...
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CBC low cost program aims to give citizens a brighter smile
The Coastal Bend College dental hygiene program invites the community to take advantage of the low cost dental care services available at the college. The CBC Dental Hygiene clinic offers reduced p...
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Youth photo contest winners announced
A Beeville teen is the winner of the Bee County Historical Society youth photo contest. The grand prize winner, announced during a reception on Sept. 20, was Mark S. Valdez of Beeville. “It was a f...
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A general view of The Ivy Apartments in Dallas
By Lisa Maria Garza DALLAS (Reuters) - Two days after he was sent home from a Dallas hospital, th...
2014-10-02 01:47:30 -0500
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Demonstrators protesting the killing of unarmed teen Michael Brown hold placards towards Barney's Sports Pub where supporters of officer Darren Wilson gathered in St. Louis, Missouri
(Reuters) - The St. Louis County prosecutor is investigating the grand jury that is considering w...
2014-10-02 03:39:36 -0500
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General view of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas
By Patrick Rucker and Julie Steenhuysen WASHINGTON/CHICAGO (Reuters) - The United States is days ...
2014-10-01 23:03:23 -0500
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Student pro-democracy activists use their smartphones while sitting on the streets near the government headquarters, Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014 in Hong Kong. The Chinese government might be using smartphone apps to spy on pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong, a U.S. security firm says. The applications are disguised as tools created by activists to protests, said the firm, Lacoon Mobile Security. The firm said that once downloaded, they give an outsider access to the phone's address book, call logs and other information. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)
HONG KONG (AP) — The Chinese government might be using smartphone apps to spy on pro-democracy pr...
2014-10-02 03:53:00 -0500
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