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San Patricio County teams clean up in Friday night football
San Patricio County teams clean up in Friday night football
Sep 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shirley Rowe sign installed at junior high gym
The new Shirley Rowe sign has been installed on Gregory-Portland's junior high gym. School board members recently renamed the gym for Rowe, who coached high school girls' sports from 1953 to 1990. ...
Sep 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Council members eye city's needs during tour
PORTLAND – City Council members toured Portland and its extraterritorial jurisdiction Tuesday to review upcoming projects and initiatives. A city bus transported the Council and a few staff members...
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sparking student excitement
New equipment and labs were tested Aug. 28 at Gregory-Portland High School as staff and students celebrated the opening of the school’s new dual credit welding program. The district is partnering w...
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Latest oil and gas updates
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 ...
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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City Council approves 2015 budget, tax rate
PORTLAND – City Council members adopted the budget and tax rate for fiscal 2015 during Tuesday night’s regularly scheduled meeting at City Hall. The Council reviewed budget items in a July 30 works...
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Solutions presented for Coastal Bend's workforce
by Shane Ersland
Sep 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Staff from Workforce Solutions of the Coastal Bend detailed the organization’s initiatives and programs for visitors at Portland’s NorthShore Country Club Aug. 28. Workforce Solutions Contract Mana...
One dead after shoot-out at Sheriff's office
by Jason Clay Jansky
Sep 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Sinton – A man was fatally shot by a sheriff deputy this morning after he crashed a Ford pickup into the San Patricio County Sheriff’s Department offices and began firing a handgun into the buildin...
Code enforcement works to remove the eyesores
by Shane Ersland
Sep 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Portland Code Enforcement Officer Dezirae Hanks recently updated City Council members on department initiatives, and improvements that need to be made at properties within the city. Hanks said seve...
Hanks brings substandard up to code
by Shane Ersland
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dezirae Hanks has been hitting the city’s streets looking for code violations and working to rehabilitate any unwholesome areas. Hanks was hired as Portland’s code enforcement officer in January an...
Latest oil and gas updates
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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 ...
G-P season opener's halftime to feature 'Dream' performance
by Shane Ersland
Sep 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Much like the school’s football players, members of Gregory-Portland’s marching band have been preparing relentlessly for Friday night’s home opener against El Campo. The band began practicing up t...

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By Alex Dobuzinskis (Reuters) - A private autopsy has found a 22-year-old black man shot dead by ...
2014-09-16 00:24:53 -0500
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By Alex Dobuzinskis LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - California state Senator Roderick Wright plans to res...
2014-09-15 19:29:33 -0500
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By Patrick Rucker WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Congress may yet pass legislation this year to curb fore...
2014-09-15 17:09:12 -0500
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Handout photo of fire supression at Happy Camp Complex fire in the Klamath National Forest
By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Crews battled about a dozen major wildfires across Califo...
2014-09-16 02:59:49 -0500
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