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Bee jobless rate climbs in May
Bee County’s unemployment rose slightly over May. Workforce Solutions of the Coastal Bend, which compiles the monthly statistics, reports the not-seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for May was 5...
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No drought of ideas
BEEVILLE — Two experts studying ways to supplement Beeville’s surface water supply with groundwater reported to the City Council Tuesday night. Bob Harden, engineer and vice president of R.W. Harde...
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Keeping it clean
Jeremy Keeler, with North Star Services, cleans the windows at the Joe Barnhart Bee County Library earlier this week. He has been coming here for years making sure sunlight shines brightly inside s...
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Annual event brings theology to local lounge
T’s Honky Tonk is not where one expects a discourse on theology. But every Monday evening from 7 to 9 o’clock since June 1, the bar’s dance floor has been transformed into a church for “Theology Li...
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Pitch in to stop illegal dumping along roadways
BEEVILLE – Bee County Community Services Director Johnny Carabajal is reminding residents in the county that dumping trash in unauthorized places is illegal. “We’re getting a lot of illegal dumping...
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Angel Care, TxDOT to team up for child safety seat inspection
BEEVILLE — Mickie Ochoa of Angel Care Ambulance Service will conduct one of the periodic child car seat inspections that she has been organizing in recent years. The event will be held at the Polic...
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Muhammad at the mixer
A measure of the pervasiveness of all things Islam is no better illustrated than by a Google search of the word Islam, and then a similar search for the word Christianity. The results measure in th...
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Casas elected Gateway District FFA reporter
The Gateway District convention was held on Monday, April 13, in Tilden. During this meeting, the main purpose of the members present was to listen to students seeking offices for the next school y...
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‘Inside Out’ called a hit with adults, some kids
When the folks at Pixar Animation Studios swing, they don’t miss. And most of the time, it’s not just the old Texas Leaguer single, it’s a long-gone four-bagger. Leave it to the sports guy to squee...
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First Christian Church to host summer series
First Christian Church invites the community to enjoy a variety of guest speakers and ministers at their 11 a.m. worship during the next four Sundays. The series features lay speakers as well as or...
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Pizza time for summer students
The Beeville Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9170 has supported the summer school program of Skidmore-Tynan Elementary each summer by providing pizza to those students who attended summer school and ...
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This little light of mine too expensive to shine
Churches will never close their doors. If electricity is an issue, candles will be lit. And those candles may come in handy as pastors in South Texas feel that their electric bill is too high. They...
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People cheer as a Malone police vehicle passes by during a rally in support of law enforcement following the capture of David Sweat, in Malone
Sweat, 35, was being treated at Albany Medical Center following his capture on Sunday near the Ca...
2015-06-29 17:27:19 -0500
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A news assistant runs to his co-workers with copies of court decisions past anti-death penalty demonstrators in front of the U.S. Supreme Court building in Washington
By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Supreme Court on Monday found that a lethal injecti...
2015-06-29 14:48:59 -0500
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U.S. President Barack Obama signs the Defending Public Safety Employees' Retirement Act and Trade Preference Extension Act of 2015 during ceremony in White House in Washington
By Roberta Rampton and Lindsay Dunsmuir WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama on Mon...
2015-06-29 14:46:32 -0500
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In this Sunday, June 28, 2015 photo provided by The Wenatchee World, a Douglas County firefighter sprays down the back of a home in Wenatchee, Wash., trying to protect it from burning embers flying off of a neighboring house on fire. A wildfire fueled by high temperatures and strong winds roared into the central Washington neighborhood, destroying properties and forcing residents of several hundred homes to flee, authorities said Monday. (Don Seabrook/The Wenatchee World via AP)
Wildfires chased residents from neighborhoods in Washington state, where 24 structures burned, an...
2015-06-30 00:07:01 -0500
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