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GWISD issues letter of reassurance to parents and guardians following the arrest of former teacher
In a letter to the parents and guardians of GWISD students dated July 22, Ty Sparks, superintendent of the district, explains more about former teacher Brenda Pawelek's resignation and the district...
Jul 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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Former George West teacher arrested on charge of having improper relationship with student
Brenda Pawelek, a former teacher with George West ISD, was recently named in allegations of misconduct and was arrested today.  She was charged with having an improper relationship with a student o...
Jul 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Second county clerk in Texas resigns over same-sex marriage
LIVE OAK COUNTY - Karen Irving, long-time county clerk, has resigned rather than issue same-sex marriage licenses. “Due to the latest Supreme Court decision which is contrary to my personal beliefs...
Jul 16, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 ...
Jul 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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George West teacher resigns after ‘serious allegations’ are made
GEORGE WEST – Serious allegations against a teacher in the George West school district have been brought to the attention of the school board and the local authorities. GWISD met at a special sessi...
Jul 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jul 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 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 ...
GWISD finishes the ag barn
Jun 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The Progress Staff Report GEORGE WEST – The George West ISD school board meeting yielded the news that the district just completed a new 6,250 square foot ag barn, paid for with local school distri...
Live Oak libraries host puppet shows
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed Information The Live Oak County Library will be hosting a puppet show titled “The Monkey and the Crocodile” from the Eulenspiegel Puppet Theater Company on Wednesday, June 24. According...
Emergency farm loan applications being accepted
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed information Applications for emergency farm loans for damages and losses caused by severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding are being accepted at the Farm Service Agen...
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Jun 24, 2015 | 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 ...
Closing out 1881 with a November stage robbery three miles from Oakville
Jun 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
By Kevin Mackey President of the Grace Armantrout Museum Association The March 1881 bank robbery proved to be such a big news story that the March 23, 1915 issue of the San Antonio Express would re...

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SEPTA reschedules update on pope passes for today
People are getting excited about the pope's upcoming visit, but many are also concerned about wha...
2015-07-28 12:43:12 -0500
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Dog missing after fatal hit-and-run in Juniata Park has been found
A dog that went missing following a fatal hit-and-run this week in the Juniata Park section of Ph...
2015-07-28 12:44:59 -0500
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BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — An avid Minnesota hunter accused of illegally killing a protected lion ...
2015-07-28 12:40:34 -0500
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Owner of striking vehicle identified in Juniata Park hit-and-run; family dog missing
Police have identified the owner of what they believe was the striking vehicle in a hit-and run c...
2015-07-28 12:39:34 -0500
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