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Sinton welding teacher Wes Harris helps students take a measurement before performing a weld during class at Taft High School Monday.
Sinton welding teacher Wes Harris helps students take a measurement before performing a weld during class at Taft High School Monday.
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New Taft welding program equipping students with in-demand skills
The latest expansion to Taft’s education programs has students learning a trade in high-demand in...
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Guadalupe D. Martinez
Martinez Mathis - Guadalupe D. Martinez, 68, died Dec. 17, 2014. She was born March 9, 1946 in Mathis to Lucio and Angelita DeLeon. She is survived by her husband, Jesus Martinez of Mathis; two dau...
Virginia B. Warren
Virginia B. Warren, 89, formerly of Odem, and of Tower Hill, Illinois, died Monday, Dec. 15, 2014. Mrs. Warren was born Dec. 7, 1925, in Piatt County, Illinois, to Richard and Lucinda B. Auvil Tusi...
James Ray Kenne
James Ray Kenne, 71, of Sinton/ Aransas Pass, died Sunday, Dec 15, 2014. Mr. Kenne was born March 28, 1943 in Bayside to Albert and Isabel (Merks) Kenne. He was a resident of Sinton and Aransas Pas...
Crystal Denise Keng Jones
Crystal Denise Keng Jones, 57, of Papalote, died Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014 surrounded by her loved ones. She was born August 23, 1957 in Corpus Christi to Fred (Cotton) Alfred Keng & Geraldine Odom Ken...

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