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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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Hunter working to rid Texas of human trafficking
PORTLAND – Rep. Todd Hunter informed Chatwork Civic Club members Wednesday about a bill he introduced to combat human trafficking in Texas. Hunter spoke to the group at Portland’s Community Center,...
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Students diagnosed with mononucleosis return to their classes
PORTLAND – Gregory-Portland ISD officials believe that a brief bout with mononucleosis appears to be on the mend. A total of seven students—four at the high school, two at the junior high and one a...
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Sherwin Alumina workers locked out after contract negotiations break down
GREGORY – Hundreds of workers have been locked out of Sherwin Alumina after contract negotiations broke down last weekend. The Gregory plant’s officials have been negotiating with employees and the...
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Olympic hopefuls to attend Skeleton school
Two local trainers have proven that, even in South Texas heat, it is possible to accomplish Olympic-sized goals in winter sports. Zeph Littleton and Josh Safarik—who are both trainers at Gregory’s ...
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Council addresses G-P ISD concerns; housing and infrastructure plans on 'correct path'
The City Council addressed concerns regarding infrastructure and affordable housing available in Portland Tuesday night during a regularly scheduled meeting. City Manager Randy Wright said a Sept. ...
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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 ...
District officials pay tribute to athletics pioneer Shirley Rowe
by Shane Ersland
Oct 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Those who knew former Gregory-Portland coach Shirley Rowe spoke Saturday (at the gym that was recently renamed for Rowe) of the late coach’s dedication, struggles and leadership in securing benefit...
Gregory-Portland's 2014 Homecoming Court
by Shane Ersland
Oct 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Members of Gregory-Portland's 2014 Homecoming Court were jumping at the opportunity to become Homecoming royalty Oct. 2 at the high school. Nominees pictured, from left to right, are Javier Harvey,...
City manager: More single-family homes needed
by Shane Ersland
Oct 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
PORTLAND – City Manager Randy Wright updated members of the Portland Church Women Tuesday about the city’s plans for managing growth and new industries. The group met at the First Presbyterian Chur...
Water conservation cited top priority for Texas Agriculture Commissioner candidate
Oct 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
As Texas’ drought conditions persist, state officials continue to brainstorm water conservation methods, which will be Sid Miller’s primary focus if he is elected as Texas’ agriculture commissioner...
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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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A gay couple holds hands during a rally in support of the United States Supreme Court decision on marriage rights in San Diego
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said on Saturday the U.S. government wil...
2014-10-25 12:05:16 -0500
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Student Tyanna Davis and others place flowers outside Marysville-Pilchuck High School the day after a shooting at the school in Marysville, Washington
By Eric M. Johnson and Victoria Cavaliere MARYSVILLE Wash. (Reuters) - Relatives of a Washington ...
2014-10-25 20:07:22 -0500
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Pedestrians cross the street as cars wait at an intersection in Boston
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Transportation Department will conduct an internal review of U.S. auto...
2014-10-25 14:35:18 -0500
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File-This Feb. 28, 2014, file photo shows Samantha Power, U.S. Ambassador to the U.N., speaking during a news conference after a private U.N. Security Council meeting. Power is going to visit all three of the West African countries hit hardest by the Ebola outbreak. A statement released late Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, by the U.S. mission to the U.N. says Samantha Power will visit Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea "to draw attention to the need for increased support for the international response." (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File)
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United States ambassador to the United Nations is on her way to visit a...
2014-10-25 21:05:36 -0500
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