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Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions for the following counties on a weekly basis: Bee, Goliad, Jim Wells, Live Oak, Nueces, Refugio and San Patricio. For the week ...
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Sherwin Alumina staff negotiating with employees to prevent strike
GREGORY – Staff at Gregory’s Sherwin Alumina is currently negotiating with employees to avert a possible strike or lockout. “We’ve been negotiating with employes and their union since July 8,” said...
Sep 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Car chase spins out in Portland
PORTLAND — A dangerous car chase ended in Portland Saturday night, as pursuing officers disabled a suspect’s vehicle. Aransas Pass Police and San Patricio County officers chased a male subject ­­­—...
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G-P ISD officials concerned about lack of affordable housing to support district's growth
PORTLAND — Gregory-Portland ISD school board members were updated Tuesday on future enrollment increase projections and discussed some concerns regarding the availability of housing to support such...
Sep 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Leadership Portland class members brave the heights at Camp Aranzazu
Adrenaline levels were greatly boosted for members of the 2015 Leadership Portland class last weekend, as they engaged in some thrilling activities — including ziplining off a 50-foot tower — durin...
Sep 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Roundup: S-T JV team falls at home to Kingsville
SKIDMORE – The Skidmore-Tynan junior varsity team fell to visiting Kingsville last week. The Brahmas handed the hosts their second loss of the season, winning 43-14. Angel Castillo opened the scori...
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Master gardener advises using non-pesticide methods for pest control
by Shane Ersland
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
PORTLAND — Aransas/San Patricio Master Gardener Jennifer Thomas stopped by Portland’s First United Methodist Church Tuesday to give members of the Portland Garden Club tips for growing their fall v...
Council authorizes design of new veteran's memorial
by Shane Ersland
Sep 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
PORTLAND — The Portland City Council is moving forward with plans to design a new veteran’s memorial at the Daniel P. Moore Community Center Complex to replace the existing memorial at 13-Acre Park...
State-of-the-art security systems to be installed at new G-P ISD facilities
by Shane Ersland
Sep 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Gregory-Portland ISD school board members authorized capital project fund allocations for furniture and security systems at new facilities Tuesday during a special meeting. The allocations were des...
Escape from the Pentagon
by Shane Ersland
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Although she had never spoken publicly about her experience that day, 9/11 survivor Ruby Manen recounted her survival of the attack on the Pentagon in 2001 for Portland residents Sept. 9. Manen fin...
Latest oil and gas updates
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Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions for the following counties on a weekly basis: Bee, Goliad, Jim Wells, Live Oak, Nueces, Refugio and San Patricio. For the week ...
Starks sing and "Boil Cabbage Down" at Portland Opry
by Shane Ersland
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A mother and son duo is helping the Portland Opry draw customers with their musical talents, which each of them has been developing for several years. Stacey Stark sings for the Opry’s house band, ...

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U.S. Secret Service Director Julia Pierson testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secret Service Director Julia Pierson resigned under fire on Wednesda...
2014-10-01 14:41:56 -0500
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New River Regional Jail booking photo of Omar Gonzalez
By Julia Edwards WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Iraq war veteran accused in the September 19 breach o...
2014-10-01 14:31:50 -0500
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Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas
By Lisa Maria Garza and Marice Richter DALLAS (Reuters) - Health experts were observing up to 18 ...
2014-10-01 14:17:54 -0500
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Woman critically injured in Northern Liberties accident
Philadelphia police are investigating an accident in Northern Liberties that critically injured a...
2014-10-01 15:16:01 -0500
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