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CBC opens the doors to ‘Murder Inn’ for casting call
BEEVILLE — “Murder Inn,” the new play directed by Coastal Bend College theater instructor Phyllis Garcia, is a set in New England at an old 18th-century inn, which is supposedly haunted by a knife-...
Jan 31, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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Scrapdaddy brings creatures to life in BAM exhibit
When meeting someone named Scrapdaddy, who has no personal website or Linkedin page, it is hard to know what to expect. Don’t mean to stereotype, but he reminds one of an artist. He was dressed in ...
Jan 25, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Hobbit: Second trip to Middle Earth leads to unexpected boredom
Beeville — When it was first announced that Guillermo del Toro (Hellboy, Pan’s Labyrinth) was taking over directing duties for the next two Middle Earth movies (a third film hadn’t yet been greenli...
Dec 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Registration begins for 2012 Paddle Prix & Rally in Corpus Christi
CORPUS CHRISTI — The 2012 Corpus Christi Paddle Prix & Rally is the Parks & Recreation Department’s event designed to encourage everyone to stay fit while enjoying the vast natural resources the Co...
Sep 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tom Hardy is flawless in ‘Lawless’
Beeville — This is yet another movie where Tom Hardy shines brighter than his co-stars. Based on the best-selling novel The Wettest County in the World by Matt Bondurant, the movie is a gangster fi...
Sep 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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Williams to address Bayside group Saturday
The next meeting of the Bayside Historical Society will be at 2 p.m. today (Saturday) in the Bayside Community Center. Historical author Herndon Williams will talk about his research including the ...
Aug 10, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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In the money
by Kenda Nelson
Jul 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO — Alfred Firova of Refugio became disabled when he was 24. By the time he was 28, he needed a hobby so he took up poker. Then he found out he was pretty good at it. Firova, who is now 42, s...
TO SEA LIVES SAVED
by Christina Rowland
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Some things are worth getting up early. Only a little more than hour down the road is the Padre Island National Seashore, where life begins each spring and summer for hundreds of baby sea turtles. ...
ANWR announces free Refuge Explorers summer program for kids of all ages
Jun 24, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Austwell — Every Thursday from June 21 through Aug. 9, from 1 to 2 p.m., Aransas National Wildlife Refuge will offer kids (and parents) a chance to experience one hour of exploration of an incredib...
Crop tour set Wednesday
Jun 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
The annual Refugio County Crop Tour set for Wednesday, June 13. “Each year the Crops Committee plans and coordinates this event to highlight agricultural production and provide timely information t...
WIZARD OF OZ
Jun 09, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
The Dance Center of Sinton, Refugio and Beeville presents The Wizard of Oz on Sunday, June 10, at 3 p.m. in the Refugio High School Auditorium. Students who are under the direction of Melissa Hamil...
Goliad State Park to present ‘Adventures in Camping’
Jun 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD — Goliad State Park is now accepting registration for its annual summer program, “Adventures in Camping,” which will include archery, fishing, swimming and treasure hunting. The adventure wi...