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GW’s ‘Unify to Beautify’ contributes tree and helps city landscape park
by Ben Tinsley
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
By Ben Tinsley The Progress GEORGE WEST – A city park landscaping project that was a joint effort between the city of George West and long-standing civic organization Unify to Beautify has attracte...

The age of the Live Oak County Rodeo Parade Association’s newest star cowboy is ... 7
by Ben Tinsley
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
By BEN TINSLEY The Progress GEORGE WEST – At the tender age of 7, young cowboy Christian Hernandez has more than earned his spurs in the world of Texas rodeo. Last month, when it was discovered the...
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The power of three: A mother and two daughters, all former local teachers, create unique boutique (and outfitter!)
By Ben Tinsley The Progress THREE RIVERS – It’s hard to deny the appeal the River Gypsy Boutique and Outfitter has to its growing customer base. Responses come quickly when subjects of interest — s...
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County guts BCAA of its programs
BEEVILLE – County leaders effectively gutted the Bee Community Action Agency when the few remaining departments fell on the chopping block. Among those departments were the child and adult care foo...
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CBC hires interim nursing directors
BEEVILLE — Coastal Bend College has two interim directors of nursing. Family Nurse Practitioner Mercedita — call her “Mercy” — Flynn was named interim director of the Vocational Nursing Education P...
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Below-normal hurricane season predicted
FORT COLLINS, COLO. – A below-average hurricane season is predicted by the Colorado State University hurricane forecast team here. CSU bases its forecast on unusual cooling in the Atlantic and part...
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BDA board votes to hire new auditing firm
BEEVILLE – Bee Development Authority board members voted unanimously Tuesday to change auditing companies. The motion to hire Raul Hernandez, DPA of Corpus Christi came from board member Elias Chap...
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Glow Images - model used for illustrative purposes Top Apps Heal Mind and Body by KeithWommack
Apr 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Do you want to control your own health care? If so, you’re not alone. A societal shift to a more patient-centered, empowered ca...
Glow Images - model used for illustrative purposes Ridiculously small steps lead to a healthier lifestyle by KeithWommack
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Today, living a healthier lifestyle is at the top of many wish lists. The good news is that eating fresh foods, getting off the...
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Bee County Living History Celebration Saturday, March 22, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Join us at the McClanahan House and surrounding area...
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Apr 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Hay quality gets high priority with local cattlemen interested in less expensive quality forage. Shown here examining samples from an earlier hay show are (from left) Jack Gaines of Skidmore, Hilma...
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By Daniel Lovering CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts (Reuters) - More than 1,600 people gathered at the Ma...
2014-04-18 12:53:59 -0500
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By Brendan O'Brien (Reuters) - A man who allegedly threatened to open fire in the building that h...
2014-04-19 13:49:09 -0500
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Mohammed Pedro Whitaker is seen in an undated photo released by the Kansas City Police Department in Kansas City, Missouri
By Kevin Murphy KANSAS CITY, Missouri (Reuters) - A man who went on a weeks-long shooting spree o...
2014-04-18 20:25:03 -0500
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FILE - In this Aug. 6, 2006 file photo, Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow smiles after being sworn in as the "Dragon Head" of the Chee Kung Tong in Chinatown in San Francisco. Chow, a central figure in a sweeping San Francisco organized crime and public corruption case, pleaded not guilty. The FBI spent many millions of dollars and used more than a dozen undercover operatives posing as honest businessmen and Mafia figures alike during its seven year organized crime investigation centered in San Francisco’s Chinatown. Now, an increasing number of the defendants caught up in the probe that has ensnared a state senator and an aide are arguing that the FBI and its undercover agents are guilty of entrapment, luring otherwise honest people to go along with criminal schemes hatched by federal officials. (AP Photo/Sing Tao Daily, File)
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The FBI used millions of dollars, liquor and cigarettes seized in other case...
2014-04-19 16:52:32 -0500
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