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BVFD elects officers, administrators for 2015
BEEVILLE – “We would like to thank the community for its continued generous support,” said the Beeville Volunteer Fire Department public relations officer. Kenneth Elsbury was announcing that the d...
Feb 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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County attorney: CBC board’s hiring is legal
BEEVILLE – The hiring of the college president’s sister did not violate any nepotism laws, says County Attorney Mike Knight. “You ask a fair question which deserves a fair answer, notwithstanding t...
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Barnhart scholarship awarded
In front of a packed crowd, featuring special guest speaker and 2008 Barnhart Scholar Award winner Eric Soza, Claryssa Luera was named the winner of the Barnhart Scholar Award on Friday, Feb. 27. S...
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Motorists reminded to move over and slow down for TxDOT workers
BEEVILLE – As Texas’ population continues to grow and the number of drivers increases, the Texas Department of Transportation is reminding all motorists of the state’s Move Over/Slow Down law. The ...
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Protect public’s right to know
Another legislative session in Austin, another attack on the dissemination of public information. Yes, already at least six bills have been filed by Texas House and Senate members that, in essence,...
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trombonist will be featured performer at SA Symphony concert
Bass trombonist Ilan Morgenstern is a featured performer for the San Antonio Symphony Orchestra’s Friday, Feb. 27, concert at the A.C. Jones High School Auditorium at 7 p.m. Morgenstern is the solo...
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One final ride
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
NORMANNA — Robert Rodgers’ final send-off was fitting for a lifelong firefighter. Although it was not exactly a military rite, it came close. Mourners had started to gather Saturday at the San Domi...
Carabajal, Waters 2nd in OG
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
ORANGE GROVE – Mark Carabajal and Samuel Waters led the Beeville tennis team at the Orange Grove tournaments last week. The two were the only Trojans to win more than one match on their way to a ru...
Passing on life lessons
by Paul Gonzales
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – On Friday, a familiar face will take the stage at the Barnhart Lectureship assembly. A.C. Jones 2008 Salutatorian Eric Soza will return to the high school and deliver a message to the st...
’Twas a season to remember
by Kevin J. Keller
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
FLORESVILLE – She played her hardest for them, and they played their hardest for her. That’s a simple way to sum up Beeville’s 2014-15 girls basketball season. Ciara Garcia was the “she”, and every...
Lady Trojans win team title at Calallen powerlifting meet
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
CORPUS CHRISTI – Kaitlyn Pelitire, Krystal Ortiz and Ashley Olivarez carried the Beeville Lady Trojans to a first-place finish at the Asa Chambless Powerlifting Classic at Calallen High School on S...
S-T Junior High track teams open season in Odem
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
ODEM – The Skidmore-Tynan Junior High track teams began the season on Thursday as part of the David I. Soto Invitational Relays. Eighth grade For the boys, Ryan Dixon and Storm Toelken took top hon...
national news
A man looks over the Affordable Care Act signup page on the HealthCare.gov website in New York in this photo illustration
By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court will weigh a second major case t...
2015-03-03 08:08:42 -0600
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Accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is shown in a courtroom sketch next to Judge George O'Toole on the first day of jury selection at the federal courthouse in Boston
By Scott Malone BOSTON (Reuters) - The long-running process of choosing a jury to hear the trial ...
2015-03-03 06:03:27 -0600
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Death row inmate Kelly Renee Gissendaner is seen in an undated picture from the Georgia Department of Corrections
Georgia halted the planned Monday execution of the only woman on death row in the state due to pr...
2015-03-02 23:40:24 -0600
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Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) arrives to speak at a news conference
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner told Republican members...
2015-03-03 08:53:18 -0600
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