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Tale of the Tape
At one point in time, Blockbuster, the movie rental giant, had 6,000 stores open across North America and had more than 60,000 employees. But, times change. In 2010, the mega movie chain filed for ...
Jul 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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View from Voestalpine's reduction tower not for the faint of heart
PORTLAND – The view from the top of Voestalpine’s reduction tower is one most people will never see; and for those liable to become weak in the knees when facing extreme heights, that’s a good thin...
Jul 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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House of Rock to celebrate 10 years
CORPUS CHRISTI – Back in 2005, a small venue opened up in downtown Corpus Christi called the House of Rock. One of the co-owners and prominent faces of the venue, Casey Lain, has been the go-to-guy...
Jul 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Feeling hot, hot, hot
The National Weather Service predicts hot and dry conditions will be common again today across South Texas. Humidity values may be slightly lower today with heat index values mainly between 100 and...
Jul 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Latest oil and gas updates
Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions on a weekly basis. For San Patricio County for the week of July 9-16 1 permit was requested and/or approved and 0 well completi...
Jul 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wesley Nurses to educate uninsured and low-income residents on health services
PORTLAND – Members from a Corpus Christi-based nurse program are working to extend health services to uninsured and low-income residents in Portland. The Methodist Healthcare Ministries’ Wesley Nur...
Jul 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Methodist outreach program assists Odem’s less fortunate
by Jason Clay Jansky
Jul 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
ODEM – A local Methodist pastor has brought a large-scale community service project to town and youths from around Texas have been busy assisting the needy all week. The United Methodist Church’s U...
Strickland's lawyers request that judge suppress evidence
by Shane Ersland
Jul 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
SINTON – Attorneys for a man who faces charges connected to the shootings of two women have asked a judge to suppress evidence in the case. David Strickland faces charges connected to the shootings...
Goyet announces retirement from Navy
by Jason Clay Jansky
Jul 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The father of a memorialized Sinton serviceman has announced his retirement after serving 38 years in the United States Navy. Capt. Raymond Goyet, administrator of The Corporal Mark Goyet Memorial ...
Gregory-Portland ISD to issue $11.7 million in bonds
by Shane Ersland
Jul 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
PORTLAND – Gregory-Portland ISD officials will issue $11.7 million unlimited tax school building bonds in preparation for projects that will be funded through the district’s $117 million bond that ...
NTSB releases preliminary report on fatal plane crash
by Shane Ersland
Jul 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
PORTLAND – The National Transportation Safety Board released a preliminary report regarding the fatal plane crash that occurred in Portland on July 4. Jeffrey Ross Mitchell, 28 – the pilot of the p...
Cheniere expansion will add two liquefaction trains
by Shane Ersland
Jul 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
PORTLAND – Community members were eager to learn details of Cheniere’s planned expansion to its $14 billion facility last week during an open house hosted by company officials at the Portland Commu...

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Joyce Mitchell is escorted out of the court house after pleading guilty at Clinton County Court, in Plattsburgh, New York
A female prison employee pleaded guilty to one felony and one misdemeanor charge in a deal with p...
2015-07-28 12:19:10 -0500
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File photo of the John Amos coal-fired power plant is seen behind a home in Poca
By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday mostly upheld a major f...
2015-07-28 09:44:29 -0500
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The Planned Parenthood logo is pictured outside a clinic in Boston
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is planning to hold a vote on legislation in coming days o...
2015-07-28 11:28:14 -0500
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Dog missing after fatal hit-and-run in Juniata Park has been found
A dog that went missing following a fatal hit-and-run this week in the Juniata Park section of Ph...
2015-07-28 12:56:36 -0500
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