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Friday looks cloudy from here
Slightly cooler temperatures are expected today, due to the increase in cloud coverage and expected rain. There will be a chance of storms over inland areas Friday and Saturday. There is the potent...
May 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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More rain headed our way
Good Afternoon! Strong Storms and heavy rainfall are expected this evening, according to the National Weather Service with widespread heavy rain and flooding possible across South Texas through Mem...
May 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rain, rain won't go away
Rain is expected to return to South Texas today, according to the National Weather Service. Locally heavy rainfall is possible. Highs in the mid 80's are expected with 10 to 15 mph ESE winds.
May 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Latest oil & gas updates
Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions on a weekly basis. For the counties of Bee, Goliad, Jim Wells, Live Oak, Nueces, Refugio and San Patricio for the week of May 1...
May 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Suspects lead police on high speed chase into Corpus Christi
PORTLAND – Police officers were led on a high-speed chase that began at Portland’s Walmart and ended in Corpus Christi last week. Officers were dispatched to Walmart at 12:51 p.m. on May 6 in refer...
May 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two new members elected to council
PORTLAND – The Portland City Council will include two new members according to unofficial results from Saturday’s general election. Five candidates campaigned to fill four seats, and Nathan Taggart...
May 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Citizen-soldiers mobilizing to help with flood relief
May 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
AUSTIN – Approximately 100 citizen-soldiers and airmen with the Texas Military Forces have mobilized to support severe weather and flooding relief efforts across portions of Texas. Initial response...
Portland to receive funding for Akins Drive Hike and Bike Trail
by Shane Ersland
May 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
PORTLAND – City officials have received word that an application for funding for a new Akins Drive Hike and Bike Trail has been approved. Portland Public Works Director Jamie Pyle notified city cou...
More weather headed our way
May 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A line of strong to severe storms with heavy rainfall will be moving across South Texas this morning, according to the National Weather Service. A flash flood watch is now in effect for much of Sou...
Latest oil & gas updates
May 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions on a weekly basis. For the counties of Bee, Goliad, Jim Wells, Live Oak, Nueces, Refugio and San Patricio for the week of April...
Committee raises funds for Portland dog park
by Shane Ersland
May 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
PORTLAND – Members of the Portland Dog Park Group continue to work to establish a dog park in the city, and hope to hold a groundbreaking ceremony at the site where the park will be located - Baker...
Care for veterans a primary theme at Farenthold roundtable
by Shane Ersland
May 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
PORTLAND – Rep. Blake Farenthold fielded several questions relating to care for veterans during a meeting Tuesday in Portland. Farenthold hosted a roundtable meeting at city hall to inform resident...

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Supporters of same-sex marriage hold a rainbow flag and a rainbow umbrella outside Jefferson County Courthouse in Birmingham
(Reuters) - A federal judge on Thursday reaffirmed her earlier ruling that same-sex couples in Al...
2015-05-22 09:24:19 -0500
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Murder suspect Wint is pictured in police booking photograph
By Ian Simpson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A man accused of killing a Washington businessman, his wife...
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Police in New York evacuated commuters from Grand Central Terminal's lower level on Friday after ...
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