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Odem dumps Lady Cats in three
ODEM – The Skidmore-Tynan volleyball team lost on Tuesday to fall to 16-13 on the year. The Owls beat the Lady Cats 25-23 in the first set, 25-20 in the second set and 25-21 in the third for the th...
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pettus Eagles split first district contests
PETTUS – The Pettus volleyball team fell at home on Tuesday night to visiting Woodsboro. Woodsboro won the District 30-2A match in three straight sets, downing the Eagles 25-20 in the first set, 25...
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sermon of the week: Signs of the Kingdom
By Jerry Huckman Pastor, First Christian Church Matthew 20:1-16 This parable from Matthew was used in my ordination service to assure me my late entry into ministry would not keep me from receiving...
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Cougars drop first two home matches
The Coastal Bend College men’s soccer team didn’t win last week, but the Cougars did leave with a sense that they can compete for a region championship. The Cougars (1-2-1) played to a 2-2 draw wit...
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Moreno 8th falls in two
The Moreno eighth-grade A volleyball team fell in two sets on the road on Monday. Ingleside swept the Trojans, winning 25-19 in the first set and 25-10 in the second set. “The girls played very wel...
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Mercer honored in rad tech contest
BEEVILLE – Adam Mercer, a second-year student in the Coastal Bend College Radiologic Technology Program, is one of the three grand prize winners of the American Society of Radiologic Technologists ...
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Soil & Water District announces conservation awards
BEEVILLE – The Bee Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) hosted a Local Work Group (LWG) meeting on Aug. 20 with the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) at First National Bank. The ...
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Tournament of the tamales
Contestants get ready for Round 1 of the tamale eating contests held Saturday at the Bee County Expo Center during the Diez y Seis de Septiembre celebration. The celebration drew a crowd despite th...
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Nursing home still coming despite hurdles
BEEVILLE – Despite recent obstacles, the plans for a new nursing home in Beeville are still underway. Commissioner Dennis DeWitt, who has spearheaded this project, said, “If everything works like i...
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BHA board takes no action on director
BEEVILLE – Beeville Housing Authority board members took no action last Wednesday night after an executive session to discuss the employment of Executive Director Viola Salazar Maldonado. The board...
Sep 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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The late, great Wednesday edition (or how we got de-pressed)
“Everybody has a plan until they get punched in the mouth.” – Mike Tyson, former heavyweight boxing champion Astute readers may have noticed the different sizes of Wednesday’s Bee-Picayune sections...
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Roundup: Beeville JV falls at home
The Beeville junior varsity football team fell to Orange Grove last week at Veterans Memorial Stadium. The visiting Bulldogs blanked the Trojans 24-0. “We had a couple of good drives, but penalties...
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File picture shows U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell talking to reporters in Washington
By Richard Cowan PADUCAH Ky (Reuters) - Mitch McConnell is hardly a lovable guy. The Republican l...
2014-09-21 07:02:22 -0500
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This May 30, 2013 file photo shows then Tennessee Titans kicker Rob Bironas. Bironas died Saturday night, Sept. 20, 2014 after a car accident near his Nashville home, according to police
By Kevin Murphy (Reuters) - Former Tennessee Titans’ kicker Rob Bironas died late Saturday in a s...
2014-09-21 09:45:41 -0500
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People's Climate March 2014: What is the Biggest Climate Change Protest in History All About?
By Barbara Goldberg NEW YORK (Reuters) - World leaders including U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-mo...
2014-09-21 09:11:59 -0500
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Warmer, More Humid!
Meteorologist Chris Sowers says expect a brief surge of mild air this afternoon before much coole...
2014-09-21 11:53:18 -0500
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