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Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions on a weekly basis. For San Patricio County for the week of June 16-22, 0 permits were requested and/or approved and 2 well comp...
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Alabama woman killed in head-on collision in Portland
PORTLAND – An 80-year-old woman was killed in a head-on collision Monday night in Portland. Portland Police Chief Mark Cory said officers from his department and the San Patricio County Sheriff’s D...
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Locals helping Vietnam vet recover from house fire
SINTON – Vietnam veteran Tony Maldonado never expected his childhood home and Third Street residence would catch fire, but he’s been picking up the pieces ever since it happened last month. The hou...
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G-P ISD board told to hire design team
PORTLAND – Gregory-Portland ISD school board members have authorized an initial process in acquiring professional services for projects within the 2015 bond program. Board members voted to request ...
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New Marriott to open July 1
Maintenance crews make preparations Wednesday to Portland's new TownePlace Suites Marriott, which will open July 1, General Manager Jennifer Reyes said. The 121-suite Marriott, located at 109 Espla...
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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$3.9 million in sales tax bonds to be issued for sports complex improvements
PORTLAND – City council members authorized the issuance of $3.9 million in sales tax revenue bonds that will fund improvements at Portland’s sports complex Tuesday night. The council approved a fin...
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Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions on a weekly basis. For San Patricio County for the week of June 8-15 0 permits were requested and/or approved and 6 well comple...
Council notes greater needs than new sidewalks
by Shane Ersland
Jun 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
GREGORY – An application has been submitted to acquire funding for new sidewalks in Gregory, although some city council members believe the federal dollars requested would be better utilized on oth...
Town fed up with theater sign, owner
by Jason Clay Jansky
Jun 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
SINTON – A crowd of concerned citizens and business owners showed up to complain about signage at the old Rialto Theatre during the town’s June 17 city meeting. Chamber of Commerce Director Anna Fr...
Cheniere's new San Pat County LNG plant already slated for expansion
by Shane Ersland
Jun 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
PORTLAND –Construction on Cheniere’s new $14 billion facility began less than a month ago, but company officials have already announced an expansion to the project. Cheniere Government and Public A...
Flash flood watch extended for much of Coastal Bend
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Flash flood watch now expanded to cover all of South Texas through tonight, according to the National Weather Service There is a lot of standing water across much of the coastal plains of South Tex...
New sports complex to be named after former athletic director
by Shane Ersland
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
PORTLAND – Gregory-Portland ISD officials have decided to honor a former coach and athletic director by naming the district’s new sports complex after him. School board members voted last week to n...

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Vendors and marijuana enthusiasts gather at the "Weed the People" event to celebrate the legalization of recreational use of marijuana in Portland, Oregon
More than a thousand marijuana enthusiasts and entrepreneurs met in Oregon on Friday to swap samp...
2015-07-03 21:39:21 -0500
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Members of the U.S. Army National Guard Joint Task Force Empire Shield patrol Grand Central Terminal in New York
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Injured baby hospitalized, man questioned in Northeast Philadelphia
A 5-month-old baby is hospitalized after showing signs of being physically assaulted, and police ...
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