Preservation in store
by Chip Latcham
03:00 PM, Wednesday, April 15
If April showers bring May flowers, we all should be covered in fields the size of the floats entered in the Tournament of Roses Parade. Yet, even though most longtime citizens would never turn away rain in this parched land, we would prefer the g...

Latest Editorials

Great expectations for winter festival
Fifty years ago, new Christmas street decorations were being hung with care downtown by Central Power & Light Company...
03:00 PM, Wednesday, December 10
full story
Another form of plague - This ‘spice’ can snuff out young ...
Last weekend’s lead story about five teenagers found unconscious at Flournoy Park’s skate park after smoking syntheti...
03:00 PM, Friday, December 05
full story
Season for joy, sharing
Most are still regrouping from the Thanksgiving feast and family gathering, but Christmas will be upon us before we r...
03:00 PM, Thursday, December 04
full story
Many blessings to share
Thanksgiving takes on a lot of different meanings for different folks this year. First, we give thanks we are not liv...
04:00 PM, Wednesday, November 26
full story
Going about this all wrong
The lead story by Joe Baker in this week’s Karnes Countywide certainly grabbed our readers’ attention areawide. Headl...
03:09 PM, Wednesday, November 19
full story
Veterans, community exchange appreciation
Beeville and Bee County certainly know how to make veterans feel welcome. From school observances and the traditional...
04:00 PM, Wednesday, November 12
full story
Post-election thoughts
Congratulations to all the winners, and especially to County Judge David Silva – believed to be the first person elec...
04:00 PM, Friday, November 07
full story
Remember: Vote on Tuesday
Early voting ended on Halloween at the courthouse. If one has not already done so, the only way to make one’s ballot ...
03:00 PM, Friday, October 31
full story
Spine-tingling setting for ghost stories
Halloween has an extra special significance this year for some celebrants in the Bee-Live Oak County area. What bette...
03:00 PM, Wednesday, October 29
full story
Need for speed returns to Chase Field
For those who think the rural lifestyle around here is too slow-paced, we offer a rare alternative. But you had bette...
04:00 PM, Friday, October 24
full story
Lozano, Garza, Silva, Haggard, Prop. 1 endorsed
Continuing our endorsements from the last issue in contested area and local races on the Nov. 4 general election ball...
03:00 PM, Thursday, October 23
full story
Cornyn, Smith, Abbott, Houston earn top of ballot endorsem...
Early voting begins Monday in the 2014 general election, an important midterm in many states, including Texas, which ...
03:00 PM, Friday, October 17
full story
Go West, for goodness’ sake
Where else can real and imaginary cowboys and cowgirls gather this weekend to: • experience bull riding, bronc riding...
03:00 PM, Wednesday, October 15
full story
You must prove who you are everywhere but the ballot box
Well, here we go again. A federal judge in Corpus Christi on Thursday evening rejected Texas’ voter ID law, just days...
04:00 PM, Friday, October 10
full story
Measured response to Ebola needed to contain disease
It would seem a good dose of composure and common sense is just what the doctor ordered now. Fears are spreading abou...
03:00 PM, Wednesday, October 08
full story

Popular Stories

Recent Comments

« Aubreyjeanneret wrote on Tuesday, Apr 14 at 05:13 PM »
« Aubreyjeanneret wrote on Tuesday, Apr 14 at 05:06 PM »
.
« RuthHurts wrote on Tuesday, Apr 14 at 03:36 PM »
« diannefly wrote on Tuesday, Apr 14 at 02:32 PM »