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The race is on this Sunday at the Oscars
BEEVILLE – The 2015 Academy Awards take place Sunday, Feb. 22, and while this year’s race is pretty drama free, it doesn’t mean it won’t be an interesting broadcast. The two award categories that e...
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Start your engines
Cub Scouts gathered Saturday, Feb. 7 outside Superior Auto Sales for their annual Pinewood Derby. More than 20 Cub Scouts were there to race their cars down the track. The event was sponsored by Su...
Feb 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Artists offer talents to help McClanahan House
BEEVILLE – The second annual Art & Photography Show and Sale kicks off Friday at the McClanahan House at 206 E. Corpus Christi St. Artwork and photography prints will be on display and available fo...
Feb 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Race fans gear up for season opener
GOLIAD – For local racing fans of all ages, things just got a lot more exciting. The United States Modified Touring Series racers will hit the Shady Oaks Speedway in Goliad for three days of fast a...
Feb 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Young fan hits San Antonio stage
BEEVILLE – Last week, Tejano super group Siggno held a contest on Facebook and had fans post photos of themselves promoting the band, then invited their followers to vote for their favorite. Six-ye...
Feb 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Keepin’ cowboy tradition alive
For more than 50 years, the South Texas Trail Riders have braved cold, sleet and howling north winds as they have driven their horses and covered wagons on their annual journey from Corpus Christi ...
Feb 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stay prepared through life’s distractions
by Beyond The Walls by Susan Nelson
Feb 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
I knew about it in November, thinking I had all of December to handle it. In December, I knew I had an entire month. I really intended to take care of it. But then the holidays came up and the kids...
Medina, 72, completes first marathon
by Kevin J. Keller
Jan 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Running 26.2 miles—the length of a full marathon—isn’t everyone’s cup of tea. It is Henry Medina’s, though. The 72-year-old Beeville native ran and completed his first full marathon on Dec. 7, the ...
Going BIG
by Paul Gonzales
Jan 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – “I always wanted to be an artist. There was never any question that I’d do anything else,” Dixie Friend-Gay said during the opening of her exhibition “Evolution of Public Projects” at th...
We have come ... this far ... by faith
by Bill Clough
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – When the Rev. Martin Luther King marched to Montgomery 50 years ago, his procession was protected by the National Guard. On Wednesday, those who walked in the annual Martin Luther King f...
Organist to perform concert Sunday at St. Philip’s
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dr. Joyce Jones, organist emeritus at Baylor University, will perform a concert at St. Philip’s Episcopal Church Sunday, Jan. 18, at 3 p.m. The performance is presented by the Beeville Concert Asso...
Eastwood and Cooper aim high in ‘American Sniper’
by Paul Gonzales
Jan 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – “American Sniper” tells the true story of Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, proclaimed the most lethal sniper in U.S. military history. The film is directed by 84-year-old Clint Eastwood, who even a...