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The little store on the corner
To most folks in the southwest corner of Beeville, El Obrero Grocery is the definition of the little store on the corner. What many of its most regular customers may not know is that the little sto...
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New city secretary
City Council members emerged from an executive session Tuesday night and voted to appoint Alexandria Gamez as the new city secretary. Gamez will replace Barbara Treviño, who resigned earlier this y...
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Paving the way
Construction crews were out last week paving the parking lot of the new juvenile and adult probation buildings near the intersection of Hillside and Galloway drives. Completion is expected soon as ...
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Youths invited to ‘Swim With A Cop’
BEEVILLE – Police officers are inviting everyone to come to the Bernardo Sandoval Sr. Municipal Swimming Pool on Aug. 7 for a night of swimming. Police Chief Joe Treviño said this is this year’s “S...
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Three hometown fighters will enter martial arts ring
BEEVILLE – Mixed martial arts fans will have a chance to root for three local fighters when Lupe Cuellar of Beeville and Randy Galindo of San Antonio bring the octagon cage to Beeville on Aug. 15. ...
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Drought management workshop to be held Tuesday
SINTON – A grazinglands coalition workshop with Jim Gerrish, noted and respected range scientist, will be held Tuesday at the Welder Wildlife Foundation, six miles northeast of Sinton on Highway 77...
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911 cellphone call thwarts likely attack
BEEVILLE – City police are still looking for a man who approached a woman and kept her from closing her car door in the parking lot near the Coastal Bend College walking trail recently. The intrude...
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ConocoPhillips first STCHM shooting event benefits ministry
KENEDY – Having the largest, privately funded Baptist affiliated children’s home in the United States is a great responsibility. Since South Texas Children’s Home Ministries first opened its doors ...
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After dark at the park
Crowds gather at the After Dark in the Park movie night hosted by New Life Church last Friday at Flournoy Park. Lines were long for cotton candy, popcorn and sno cones and attendees waited for the ...
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College loses $1.4M grant
BEEVILLE – The U.S. Department of Education has turned down a grant application for Coastal Bend College that equates to a loss of $1.4 million over five years. CBC’s president, Dr. Beatriz Espinoz...
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Grand jurors return multiple indictments naming defendants in burglary, theft charges
BEEVILLE – Bee County grand jurors returned indictments on more than a dozen felony defendants when they met on July 16. Those indicted included: •Robert Jimenez Jr. on two counts that included bur...
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Delgado attends space camp at NASA
BEEVILLE – Jerry Delgado of Beeville, a Boy Scout with Troop 451, recently attended Space Camp at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center, NASA’s official Visitor Information Center for Marshall Spaceflig...
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A protester wears tape over her mouth during a silent demonstration against what they say is police brutality after the Ferguson shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, by a white police officer, in St. Louis
Whites, blacks and Hispanics also expressed a new low in their satisfaction with the way blacks a...
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A judge on Tuesday found a man guilty of fatally shooting a Chicago police officer after a scuffl...
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Body cam video shows University of Cincinnati police officer Ray Tensing standing near Dubose vehicle in Cincinnati
Robin Engel, a criminal justice professor and researcher at the university, has been named to the...
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FILE- In this Nov. 9, 2005, file photo, President George W. Bush presents the Presidential Medal of Freedom to historian Robert Conquest, left, in Washington. Conquest, whose influential works on Soviet history shed light on the terror during the Stalin era, has died. Conquest’s wife, Elizabeth Neece, said he died Monday, Aug. 3, 2015. He was 98. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — British-born historian Robert Conquest, whose influential works on Soviet hi...
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