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Sinton graduation party ends with one arrest
SINTON – Officers here had to shut down a college graduation party Saturday after some party-goers became hostile. Around 100 people attended the party at the Sinton Community Center, and officers ...
May 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Abraham, Pyatte recognized as district's Teachers of the Year
PORTLAND – Gregory-Portland ISD officials recognized the best of a transcendent field of teachers last week at the district’s 13th annual Teachers of the Year Dinner. The seven campus Teachers of t...
May 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Friday looks cloudy from here
Slightly cooler temperatures are expected today, due to the increase in cloud coverage and expected rain. There will be a chance of storms over inland areas Friday and Saturday. There is the potent...
May 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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More rain headed our way
Good Afternoon! Strong Storms and heavy rainfall are expected this evening, according to the National Weather Service with widespread heavy rain and flooding possible across South Texas through Mem...
May 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rain, rain won't go away
Rain is expected to return to South Texas today, according to the National Weather Service. Locally heavy rainfall is possible. Highs in the mid 80's are expected with 10 to 15 mph ESE winds.
May 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Latest oil & gas updates
Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions on a weekly basis. For the counties of Bee, Goliad, Jim Wells, Live Oak, Nueces, Refugio and San Patricio for the week of May 1...
May 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Suspects lead police on high speed chase into Corpus Christi
by Shane Ersland
May 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
PORTLAND – Police officers were led on a high-speed chase that began at Portland’s Walmart and ended in Corpus Christi last week. Officers were dispatched to Walmart at 12:51 p.m. on May 6 in refer...
Two new members elected to council
by Shane Ersland
May 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
PORTLAND – The Portland City Council will include two new members according to unofficial results from Saturday’s general election. Five candidates campaigned to fill four seats, and Nathan Taggart...
Citizen-soldiers mobilizing to help with flood relief
May 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
AUSTIN – Approximately 100 citizen-soldiers and airmen with the Texas Military Forces have mobilized to support severe weather and flooding relief efforts across portions of Texas. Initial response...
Portland to receive funding for Akins Drive Hike and Bike Trail
by Shane Ersland
May 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
PORTLAND – City officials have received word that an application for funding for a new Akins Drive Hike and Bike Trail has been approved. Portland Public Works Director Jamie Pyle notified city cou...
More weather headed our way
May 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A line of strong to severe storms with heavy rainfall will be moving across South Texas this morning, according to the National Weather Service. A flash flood watch is now in effect for much of Sou...
Latest oil & gas updates
May 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions on a weekly basis. For the counties of Bee, Goliad, Jim Wells, Live Oak, Nueces, Refugio and San Patricio for the week of April...

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A protestor lies on the ground on a downtown intersection as Cleveland police officers block them from a RTA bus following the not guilty verdict for Cleveland police officer Brelo on manslaughter charges in Cleveland
By Aaron Josefczyk and Kim Palmer CLEVELAND (Reuters) - A Cleveland police officer was found not ...
2015-05-24 00:49:50 -0500
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Mark Rosekind testifies before a Senate hearing on his nomination to be administrator of the NHTSA in Washington
The U.S. auto safety watchdog, long criticized as toothless and slow, is showing both bark and bi...
2015-05-24 07:11:34 -0500
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Nobel Prize winner John Forbes Nash arrives to the 74th Annual Academy Awards in Los Angeles, California
(Reuters) - Mathematician John Nash, a Nobel Prize winner who inspired the movie "A Beautiful Min...
2015-05-24 10:09:30 -0500
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EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Officials say a man who prompted the evacuation of a Washington state court...
2015-05-24 14:35:04 -0500
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