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Early voting under way for city and school races in George West, Three Rivers
Early voting continues through Tuesday, May 3, ahead of election day May 7, for municipal and school district races in George West and Three Rivers. Polling sites and hours: •George West City Counc...
Apr 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 ...
Apr 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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GW FCCLA attends state conference in Dallas
DALLAS – Twelve George West FCCLA chapter members attended the state FCCLA conference in Dallas April 6-9. Mollee Hermann, Anna Crawford and Kylie Wallace placed sixth in their STAR event called Ch...
Apr 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Three Rivers residents open doors to new homes at no charge: Grant pays to rebuild houses for needy
THREE RIVERS – Two residents here now live in newly constructed, energy-efficient homes thanks to the HOME Program. Consuelo Cantu-Sanchez of East McMullen Street and Jorge Rosales of Calle Hidalgo...
Apr 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officers find $14K during traffic stop
GEORGE WEST – A 63-year-old man with addresses in Laredo and Houston is facing charges after a traffic stop on April 13 near U.S. Highway 59’s interchange with Interstate 37. Interim George West Po...
Apr 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Houlihan takes helm: First order of business is hiring police chief, department heads
GEORGE WEST – Now in his third week as the city manager here, Eddie Houlihan continues to develop a plan of action to move the city forward. In an April 14 interview with The Progress, Houlihan sai...
Apr 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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GW completes clean sweep of district track titles
by William J. Gibbs, Jr.
Apr 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Never in Brent Kornegay’s 27-year coaching career has he seen every level of an interscholastic sport reach district championship status in one season. But in George West, the boys and girls sevent...
Sunsets are a little clearer thanks to commissioners
by William J. Gibbs, Jr.
Apr 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
GEORGE WEST – As a result of action taken April 11 by the commissioners court here, there is no longer two streets named “Sunset Drive” in the southern part of the county. Instead, said County Judg...
Latest oil and gas updates
Apr 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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 ...
TR 7th boys win district track title
by Jeremy Pape
Apr 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The Three Rivers Bulldog seventh grade track team won the district championship, amassing a total of 162 points. Tyler Palmer won the gold medal in triple jump with a total of 33 feet, 8 inches. Pa...
Spring revival meeting set April 24-26 at FBC TR
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Apr 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
First Baptist Church, Three Rivers, will host spring revival meeting services April 24-26. On Sunday morning, Bible study for all ages begins at 9:45 a.m., followed by revival meeting services at 1...
Three GWJH track teams win district crowns
by Jeremy Pape
Apr 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The George West Yearlings seventh- and eighth-grade track teams competed in the district meet recently. The seventh grade Yearlings won the district championship with a total of 167 points. John Zu...

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(Reuters) - A Maryland man accused of threatening Fox Television's Baltimore affiliate while wear...
2016-04-29 14:02:35 -0500
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A performer waves as she rides an elephant during a performance in Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus' "Circus Extreme" show at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Elephants take a final bow at Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus on Sunday, ending a 145-ye...
2016-04-30 06:13:09 -0500
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Dylann Roof, charged with murdering nine worshippers at a historic black church in Charleston last month, listens to the proceedings with assistant defense attorney William Maguire during a hearing at the Judicial Center in Charleston
By Harriet McLeod CHARLESTON, S.C. (Reuters) - The white man accused of slaying nine black parish...
2016-04-29 14:55:13 -0500
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PALESTINE, Texas (AP) — Police: Woman, 4 grandchildren killed by flooding in Palestine, Texas.
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