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CBC hires interim nursing directors
BEEVILLE — Coastal Bend College has two interim directors of nursing. Family Nurse Practitioner Mercedita — call her “Mercy” — Flynn was named interim director of the Vocational Nursing Education P...
Apr 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Below-normal hurricane season predicted
FORT COLLINS, COLO. – A below-average hurricane season is predicted by the Colorado State University hurricane forecast team here. CSU bases its forecast on unusual cooling in the Atlantic and part...
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BDA board votes to hire new auditing firm
BEEVILLE – Bee Development Authority board members voted unanimously Tuesday to change auditing companies. The motion to hire Raul Hernandez, DPA of Corpus Christi came from board member Elias Chap...
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Couples enjoy a date night at STCHM’s Ignite Your Relationship Conference
Corpus Christi – On Friday, April 11, the South Texas Children’s Home Ministries (STCHM) Family Counseling offices in Corpus Christi and Victoria teamed up to provide a wonderful opportunity for ne...
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Williams to host May 3 rabies clinic
Pet owners will want to take advantage of an upcoming rabies vaccination clinic on Saturday, May 3, at the Williams Veterinary Clinic at 2389 East U.S. Highway 59. Rabies vaccinations will be $5, a...
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Judicial Academy honors Silva for education efforts
Bee County Judge David Silva has been honored by the Texas Judicial Academy for going the extra mile to be prepared to handle his duties as county judge. Judge Silva was inducted as a Fellow in the...
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Increases expected in gas base rates
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BEEVILLE – City residents can expect to see their natural gas bills increase at the end of next month. Interim City Manager Marvin Townsend brought up the matter on the April 8 City Council agenda,...
Royal visit for a godly cause
by Gary Kent
Apr 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – The lunch crowd at The Lodge at Shorty’s Place Friday had no idea that they were dining among one of the circus world’s royal families. Dressed in a tan, corduroy blazer, jeans and a bri...
High school principal challenges incumbent for CBC board seat
by Jason Collins
Apr 17, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – Incumbent Trustee Louise Hall said that the college is on the right track, and its recent successes highlight that. “We have increased Internet classes, offered dual credit classes in th...
Curbing animosity following layoffs, campuswide cuts
by Jason Collins
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – College board trustee Martha Warner admits she wasn’t prepared for what she saw when she was sworn in earlier this year to fill a vacant seat. “When I started my very first meeting at Co...
Lack of vision or lack of insight?
by Jason Collins
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – College board trustee hopeful Jeff Massengill voiced concern Monday that the seemingly cascading events have damaged the reputation of the nearly 50-year institution. However, incumbent ...
Rising to occasion: FBC baking contest winners
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE — It has to be one of the hardest jobs in Beeville. Judging the First Baptist Church’s baking contest, that is. The judges are supposed to be satisfied by tasting a small portion of a tiny...
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Eleven middle school students and a bus driver were injured on Thursday, three critically, when t...
2014-04-24 20:09:13 -0500
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Shaun McCutcheon is pictured in front of the United States Supreme Court in Washington
By Joseph Ax NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal judge on Thursday reluctantly struck down New York's ...
2014-04-24 15:30:14 -0500
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By Shelby Sebens PORTLAND (Reuters) - Top officials for Oregon's troubled health insurance networ...
2014-04-24 19:41:19 -0500
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Firefighters extricate the driver from the front of a school bus that crashed, Thursday, April 24, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. Three of the injured, the driver and two of the children, were taken to hospitals in critical condition after the crash, Anaheim police Lt. Bob Dunn said. The other nine students had minor injuries, and most of them were released to their parents. Police say no other vehicles were involved in the crash and there is no immediate word on the cause. (AP Photo/Kevin Warn)
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Eleven middle school students and their driver were injured when a school ...
2014-04-25 00:20:09 -0500
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