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CBC open late on select dates in June
Coastal Bend College locations in Beeville, Alice, Kingsville and Pleasanton will remain open until 7 p.m. for evening registration on Wednesday, June 18. Prospective students can get one-on-one as...
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lohse elected Coastal Bend College board chairman
BEEVILLE – Those in the audience at last month’s regular meeting of the Coastal Bend College board of trustees exhibited both anticipation and curiosity as vice chairman Carroll Lohse called the me...
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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TR Council endorses waste facility protest
Members of the Three Rivers City Council don’t simply want to endorse opposition to a planned McMullen County oil and gas waste disposal facility—many of them wish to actively oppose it. Council me...
Jun 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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CEO addresses water concerns
McMULLEN COUNTY – Although local officials still have concerns, the chief executive officer of Petro Waste Environmental LP of San Antonio this week denied allegations that a planned oil and gas wa...
Jun 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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'CENTER' OF ATTENTION The Three Rivers Chamber of Commerce has endorsed a plan for a new convention center and festival park. How will the TR City Council respond?
THREE RIVERS – A proposed convention center and festival park inside Three Rivers city limits might be an architect’s plan away—if the City Council is receptive to the idea. Murrell Foster, both a ...
Jun 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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McMullen has high incarceration rate
TILDEN – McMullen County’s extremely high May incarceration rate—the second highest in the state—is described as a fairly regular occurrence. Authorities say it is largely attributable to the small...
Jun 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Beeville Publishing Co. gains new regional editor
by Mackey Torres
Jun 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
My name is Mackey Torres, and I am the new regional editor for the Beeville Publishing Co. My parents are from the Philippines, and I was born in Queens, New York, but moved to Houston when I was t...
Uranium Energy Corp. reclaims Mount Lucas mining project site
by Contributed Report
Jun 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
LIVE OAK COUNTY – Representatives of Uranium Energy Corp announced Monday they have received final regulatory approval from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and the Texas Commission on Environment...
Valedict-OOPS!
by BEN TINSLEY
Jun 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
THREE RIVERS – When the results of any given race get too close—even the race to become 2014 Three Rivers High School valedictorian—mistakes occasionally happen. And in last week’s story, The Progr...
Dianna Luna's 'angel' helps her navigate cancer
by BEN TINSLEY
Jun 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
THREE RIVERS, TEXAS -- Dianna Luna's longtime high school friend, Sheri Kasper, helped her stay strong and brave through the terror of breast cancer. Luna, 51, has already suffered through an exten...
Latest oil and gas updates
Jun 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 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 ...
SALS & VALS: The future’s so bright they need sunglasses
by BEN TINSLEY
Jun 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
This year’s batch of Live Oak County and McMullen County high school valedictorians and salutatorians—“vals” and “sals” as some might say—have high hopes and grand plans for the future. As they pre...
national news
Senator-elect Bernie Sanders is interviewed by a Reuters reporter at Sanders' office in Burlington
By Peter Cooney WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A tentative agreement has been reached by the chairmen of ...
2014-07-27 18:34:57 -0500
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Five members of a family, including three children, were found shot dead at their southern Maine ...
2014-07-27 19:38:14 -0500
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Man is treated by a paramedic after a lightning strike in the water in Venice, California
(Reuters) - One man died and at least eight people were injured on Sunday in a lightning strike d...
2014-07-27 21:40:24 -0500
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Two members of the Suleman family prepare to lay the wreaths during a memorial service honoring the U.S. teenager who died and his father who is missing after their plane crashed during an attempt to circumnavigate the world, Sunday, July 27, 2014, where nearly a hundred people gathered on a ferry off the coast of American Samoa. The body of 17-year-old Haris Suleman was found shortly after his plane crashed in the Pacific Ocean on Tuesday after leaving Pago Pago. U.S. Coast Guard officials on Sunday said they were suspending the search for 58-year-old Babar Suleman. (AP Photo/Fili Sagapolutele)
PAGO PAGO, American Samoa (AP) — Nearly a hundred people gathered on a ferry Sunday off the coast...
2014-07-28 03:29:55 -0500
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