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Three die in head-on collision near Tilden
TILDEN – A head-on collision between two pickup trucks cost three men their lives on Wednesday, July 22, near Tilden. At about 6 p.m. Wednesday, the two trucks were driving toward one another on St...
Jul 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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Local leaders form Live Oak County Advancement League
LIVE OAK COUNTY – The latest workshop of the EFSCDP was attended by 11 participants from Three Rivers and George West. The group has named itself Live Oak County Advancement League (LOCAL) with two...
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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GWISD issues letter of reassurance to parents and guardians following the arrest of former teacher
In a letter to the parents and guardians of GWISD students dated July 22, Ty Sparks, superintendent of the district, explains more about former teacher Brenda Pawelek's resignation and the district...
Jul 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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Former George West teacher arrested on charge of having improper relationship with student
Brenda Pawelek, a former teacher with George West ISD, was recently named in allegations of misconduct and was arrested today.  She was charged with having an improper relationship with a student o...
Jul 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Second county clerk in Texas resigns over same-sex marriage
by Jenifer Jordan
Jul 16, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
LIVE OAK COUNTY - Karen Irving, long-time county clerk, has resigned rather than issue same-sex marriage licenses. “Due to the latest Supreme Court decision which is contrary to my personal beliefs...
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Jul 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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 ...
George West teacher resigns after ‘serious allegations’ are made
by Jenifer Jordan
Jul 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
GEORGE WEST – Serious allegations against a teacher in the George West school district have been brought to the attention of the school board and the local authorities. GWISD met at a special sessi...
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Jul 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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 ...
GWISD finishes the ag barn
Jun 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The Progress Staff Report GEORGE WEST – The George West ISD school board meeting yielded the news that the district just completed a new 6,250 square foot ag barn, paid for with local school distri...
Live Oak libraries host puppet shows
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed Information The Live Oak County Library will be hosting a puppet show titled “The Monkey and the Crocodile” from the Eulenspiegel Puppet Theater Company on Wednesday, June 24. According...

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Mourners arrive for the funeral of Kristina Bobbi Brown, the only child of singer Whitney Houston at Saint James United Methodist Church in Alpharetta
By Rich McKay ALPHARETTA, Ga., (Reuters) - Dozens of onlookers gathered on Saturday near a Georgi...
2015-08-01 11:37:14 -0500
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Since Indiana opened its first state-run needle exchange last spring, Tara Burton, 25, has made w...
2015-08-02 07:13:42 -0500
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Organizers of "America's Journey for Justice" want to build momentum behind a renewed national di...
2015-08-01 15:00:23 -0500
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This undated photo released by the Memphis Police Department shows officer Sean Bolton, 33, who was fatally shot during a traffic stop, Saturday night, Aug. 1, 2015, in Memphis, Tenn. A manhunt is underway for the suspect, Tennessee police officials said. (Memphis Police Department via AP)
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A manhunt continued Sunday following the fatal shooting of a Memphis police...
2015-08-02 08:23:43 -0500
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