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Kids line for free back-to-school haircuts at Thee Fine Line Barbershop on North Washington Street on Sunday, Aug. 17. Noah Gomez, Alexandria Gonzalez and the team at the shop gave more than 60 fre...
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Tragic accident takes the life of well-known Bee County farmer
BEEVILLE — Bee County lost one of its hardest-working and most beloved citizens on Aug. 14 when farmer Donald Randall “Don” Sugarek was killed in a one-vehicle rollover near Seguin. Highway Patrol ...
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New PISD superintendent: From Prince William Sound to Pettus
PETTUS – When the staff at the school district here learned that the new superintendent was from Alaska, they rolled their eyes. “Does she know what it’s like down here in August?” they asked. Ther...
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Latest oil and gas updates
Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions for the following counties on a weekly basis: Atascosa, Bee, Goliad, Karnes, Live Oak, McMullen, Refugio and San Patricio. For ...
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Some illegals harbor more than a dream
BEEVILLE – Since 2005, Bee County Sheriff Carlos Carrizales Jr. figures his deputies have corralled more than 3,000 Mexican nationals after they entered Texas illegally. The intruders were all turn...
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Longorias to mark golden anniversary, renew vows
Leandro and Maria Adelaida Longoria will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Aug. 23. The couple were married Aug. 23, 1964, and have five children, Maria Jesusa Longoria, Diane B...
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Casas attends FFA state convention in Fort Worth
BEEVILLE – Sara Camille Casas attended the 86th annual FFA State Convention in Fort Worth from July 14-18. This year’s theme was “I can suit up, take action, serve, achieve, lead and grow.” More th...
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A star at 6
Last Friday the Hinojosa family decided to all head out together and enjoy a night of Tejano music at Summerfest 2014. Six-year-old Daniel Hinojosa was armed with his pearl white accordion and was ...
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Grand jury indicts suspects on drug charges
BEEVILLE – A suspect who tried to conceal a prescription drug from a Texas Department of Public Safety canine officer faces a possible 10-year prison sentence if he is convicted of any of three cou...
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Fun at the health fair
Eight-year-old Jaden Fixico blows a bubble-gum bubble while her face is being painted Thursday by Beda Moreno at the annual health fair sponsored by the Community Action Corporation of Alice, which...
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Not all volunteer firefighters receiving 911 pages
BEEVILLE – Communication problems seem to be plaguing the county. Now it is the emergency dispatchers who are unable to notify volunteer firefighters when there is a fire, wreck or other emergency ...
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City Council wants to sell $1.65 million in certificates for water system improvements
BEEVILLE – City Council members took the first step necessary to pave the way for selling $1,650,000 in certificates of obligation Tuesday night in an effort to finance some badly needed water syst...
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Demonstrators shout "Hands up, don't shoot," while protesting the killing of unarmed black teen Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri
Attorney General Eric Holder met with community members in Ferguson, Missouri, on Wednesday and v...
2014-08-20 23:00:38 -0500
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By Carey Gillam FERGUSON Mo. (Reuters) - (Please note: there is strong language used by the polic...
2014-08-21 00:53:21 -0500
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A City of Detroit Water and Sewerage man-hole cover is seen along Jefferson Avenue in the Delray neighborhood of Detroit
(Reuters) - Detroit has once again raised the possibility of having a regional water and sewer sy...
2014-08-21 01:33:42 -0500
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Attorney General Eric Holder, left, listens during his meeting at the U.S. Attorney's office in St. Louis, Mo., Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. Sitting with clockwise from the far left, Richard Callahan, US Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri, Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon, Acting Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights Molly Moran, Rep. Emanuel Cleaver, D-Mo., Rep. Lacy Clay, D-Mo., and Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais/Pool)
ST. LOUIS (AP) — To reassure the people of Ferguson, Attorney General Eric Holder reached into hi...
2014-08-21 04:01:22 -0500
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