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Veterans, families turn out for Memorial Day service
BEEVILLE – The crowd at Monday morning’s Memorial Day service at Veterans Memorial Park was like it has been in previous years. Mostly veterans and their families filled the bleachers and spilled o...
May 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Flooded with bad news
Fortunately, no local disasters were reported by Bee County authorities following Tuesday night’s tornado warning and the latest in the recent onslaught of severe thunderstorms. However, nothing co...
May 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Latest oil & 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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Navy veteran finds animal control job a challenge
BEEVILLE – There has been a new face at the city animal shelter on Cook Road for the past few months. “I’m a 10-year Navy veteran,” said Ruben L. Cruz as he sat behind his desk at the shelter last ...
May 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Agent Bochat rides away
BEEVILLE – Bee County’s agricultural extension agent has resigned his position here. Commissioners approved his resignation during their April 13 meeting. He is now working in Victoria as an extens...
May 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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OKMH offers fitness classes
KENEDY – Otto Kaiser Memorial Hospital holds free group fitness classes held on their campus at 3349 S. Hwy. 181. Classes meet on Mondays/Wednesdays at 5:15 p.m. and on Tuesdays/Thursdays at 6:15 p...
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Community fan drive held
May 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bee County Board of Realtors sponsored a Community Fan Drive last week and collected 46 fans. The fans were donated to The Vineyard for distribution to needy families in Bee County, who do not ...
Mayor elected to third term
by Gary Kent
May 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – David Carabajal was elected unanimously for a third term as mayor Tuesday night, and John Fulghum was elected mayor pro tem to replace the outgoing councilwoman, Florette “Libby” Spires....
CBC holds ribbon cutting on new welding trailer
May 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Coastal Bend College President Dr. Beatriz Espinoza (center) wields the scissors Wednesday afternoon for the official ribbon cutting to inaugurate the college’s welding technology trailer to be use...
Jail passes surprise inspection by state
May 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – Sheriff Carlos Carrizales announced recently that the Bee County Jail has passed its annual inspection. The inspection was an unannounced visit by a state inspector who represents the Te...
County still working to lock up jail plans
by Jason Collins
May 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – County residents could be asked to fund a new jail through bond sales if present trends continue. No final decision has been made by county commissioners, but the steps are being taken t...
Garza disputes account of April incident, actions of officers who pulled him out of his apartment
May 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – Hector Garza said none of what two city police officers said about “rescuing” him several weeks ago was true. Police Chief Joe Treviño said one of the officers, Nathanial Robinson, had b...
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Flood waters cover Memorial Drive along Buffalo Bayou in Houston
(Reuters) - Rain showers caused flooding on roads in parts of Texas early on Saturday, an officia...
2015-05-30 10:55:41 -0500
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Obama delivers remarks at the Memorial Day observance at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia
By Patricia Zengerle and Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama warne...
2015-05-30 04:57:33 -0500
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The Federal Bureau of Investigation said on Saturday it had discovered errors on its database of ...
2015-05-30 11:41:41 -0500
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The hearse with the casket bearing the body of blues legend B.B. King leaves the B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center after a day of public viewing, Friday, May 29, 2015 in Indianola, Miss. The visitation comes a day before the funeral for the man who influenced generations of singers and guitarists. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
INDIANOLA, Miss. (AP) — Hundreds of people filled a church in the Mississippi Delta for the funer...
2015-05-30 13:48:16 -0500
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