Aiming for large turnout
by Chip Latcham
03:00 PM, Friday, July 25
How ’bout some guns and barbecue? Toss in some horses and that would be what commonly is perceived as an ideal gathering for most Texans. Instead, on Saturday, many Bee Countians will load up in their pickups and cars and make the short ride north...

Latest Editorials

Breaking another barrier
For the first time in its 21 years of existence, the service celebrating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will ...
04:51 PM, Friday, January 18
full story
Sparking a tribute
What better way to honor the memory of the man who made it all possible. Last Friday, members of the A.C. Jones High ...
09:02 AM, Thursday, January 17
full story
Don’t let flu get you
The flu outbreak in 2013 is expected to be among the worst in a decade, warns the Centers for Disease Control and Pre...
04:12 PM, Wednesday, January 09
full story
Have a safe new year
By the time you all are reading this, 2013 has arrived – hopefully without a bang. A reminder for those who still fee...
02:00 PM, Wednesday, January 02
full story
Don’t expect economic recovery in new year
Businesses – particularly small businesses – face much uncertainty going into 2013. While there is always economic un...
04:12 PM, Friday, December 28
full story
Now more than ever, we need love, faith
Why? Five days after the nation’s latest senseless mass school shooting, Americans are still having great difficulty ...
03:56 PM, Wednesday, December 19
full story
Elves and grinches populate our town
It seems that every year before Christmas, the Beeville area is visited by dozens of Santa’s helpers and a few grinch...
03:00 PM, Friday, December 14
full story
Community counting on good hospital services
Many observers were startled last weekend when they read that a recent health industry report had given the local hos...
12:04 PM, Thursday, December 13
full story
Stars of wonder...
Just how big is the Eagle Ford Shale development? Well, it’s big enough to show up as its own constellation in satell...
03:38 PM, Friday, December 07
full story
Opportunities to share abound
Despite the immense blessing that the Eagle Ford Shale boom has meant to Bee County and this region, many families he...
05:39 PM, Wednesday, December 05
full story
Playing with fire Not having sufficient water
Visitors to the Lake Corpus Christi area over the Thanksgiving weekend were shocked and surprised to see a huge fire,...
01:53 PM, Friday, November 30
full story
Grab your coat, mittens & enjoy winter festivities
For two weekends in succession, Beeville will don its finest holiday apparel in an attempt to attract visitors as wel...
04:16 PM, Wednesday, November 28
full story
Farewell to a legendary Dude
Skidmore-Tynan Independent School District, and all of Bee County, lost a dedicated champion of education last week. ...
02:51 PM, Wednesday, November 21
full story
Turkeys and angels Toys for Tots presents holiday opportunity
Maybe it’s the cooler weather, the Black Friday specials or that Thanksgiving’s just around the corner... But it seem...
05:02 PM, Friday, November 16
full story
Veterans appreciated in these tense times
While Americans continue to dissect the election ramifications and how our nation seems hopelessly divided, the world...
12:47 PM, Friday, November 09
full story

Popular Stories

Recent Comments

« DifferentView2 wrote on Friday, Jul 25 at 06:18 PM »
« DifferentView2 wrote on Thursday, Jul 24 at 05:28 PM »
« mlwkelley wrote on Sunday, Jul 20 at 07:52 PM »
« DifferentView2 wrote on Sunday, Jul 20 at 06:59 PM »