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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 | 5 5 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
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...
Apr 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sunsets are a little clearer thanks to commissioners
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...
Apr 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 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 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Report to courthouse to vote in runoff election
by William J. Gibbs Jr.
Apr 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
TILDEN – County residents wishing to vote in the May 24 primary runoff election only have to go to one place. The commissioners court April 11 voted to consolidate precincts, meaning that the McMul...
Tilden FFA ag mechanics wins big prize in Houston for second consecutive year
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Apr 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The Tilden FFA Ag Mechanics team recently achieved a major Texas stock show grab — winning the title of Grand Champion Ag Mechanics Project at the Houston Livestock Show two years in a row. Members...
Cowgirls win district track title: Cowboys runners-up at District 32-1A Track & Field Championships
by Jeremy Pape
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The McMullen County boys and girls track teams competed at the district meet recently. The girls’ team earned the district championship. Erin Atkinson placed fifth in the 200-meter dash and long ju...
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A worker takes off the U.S and Puerto Rican flag in San Juan
A relief plan to help the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico address its $70 billion debt moved closer...
2016-06-29 14:48:30 -0500
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Members of the U.S. Army monitor the departures area at John F. Kennedy international Airport in the Queens borough of New York, U.S.
Millions of U.S. travelers flying during the busy Fourth of July holiday weekend will face height...
2016-06-29 12:19:43 -0500
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Christy Sheats of Houston is shown on a Facebook page
The mother, Christy Sheats, 42, called a family meeting on Friday to discipline her daughter Tayl...
2016-06-29 15:11:22 -0500
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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The mystery over what happened to the cellphone New Jersey Gov. Chris Christi...
2016-06-29 16:34:31 -0500
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