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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 Dec. ...
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lozano encourages Republicans to attend Swearing-In Day events
PORTLAND - With Election Day over, and the next round of political leaders decided, San Patricio County Republicans discussed upcoming initiatives Tuesday at Portland’s Northshore Country Club. The...
Dec 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sinton students set to launch experiment into orbit
SINTON – Three Sinton High School seniors recently got the chance to take their education beyond the stratosphere. Literally. Earth and space science students Marissa Gonzales, Darcy Ramirez and Ja...
Dec 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Abraham wins gold at Reindeer Games
Gregory-Portland swim team members were excited to start the holiday swim season, which kicked off at the Tuloso -Midway Reindeer Games Saturday. Fourteen 5-A and 6-A high schools attended the meet...
Dec 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bond elections for new G-P ISD facilities could be on the horizon
PORTLAND - Gregory-Portland ISD officials have determined that the construction of new facilities will be necessary to support enrollment growth, and are seeking input from residents. Ten-year enro...
Dec 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Speed limit temporarily dropped to 35 mph on Highway 35 in Gregory
GREGORY –Construction on U.S. Highway 35 in Gregory is under way, and those driving through the area will now need to slow down to accommodate Texas Department of Transportation work. Gregory City ...
Dec 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Walgreens' wellness tour rolls through Portland
by Shane Ersland
Dec 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
PORTLAND – Walgreens’ wellness tour is under way, and one of the tour’s buses recently stopped in Portland to help test residents’ health. Five buses travel throughout the U.S.—including one in Pue...
Police officers let themselves grow for needy families
by Shane Ersland
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
PORTLAND – Residents who may be a bit surprised to notice that many local police officers are not practicing their usual close-shaving habits can be assured that there is a good cause behind those ...
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Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 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 Nov. ...
Council approves annexation ordinance during first reading
by Shane Ersland
Dec 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
PORTLAND – After undertaking what has been a lengthy process to expand Portland, City Council members voted to approve an ordinance that would annex a large parcel of land during the ordinance’s fi...
Spreading beauty north of the Harbor Bridge
by Shane Ersland
Dec 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Bobbi Wagoner aims to spread trendy fashion and revitalized beauty north of the Harbor Bridge. Wagoner recently opened The Strand Institute of Beauty & Esthetics in Portland so those wishing to rec...
Massive structures under construction at Voestalpine
by Shane Ersland
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
PORTLAND – Massive structures are under construction at Voestalpine’s Texas branch, where 400 construction workers are building a $742 million facility. Voestalpine’s Texas facility will produce tw...

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In this courtroom sketch, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted sitting in federal court in Boston Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, for a final hearing before his trial begins in January. Tsarnaev is charged with the April 2013 attack that killed three people and injured more than 260. He could face the death penalty if convicted. (AP Photo/Jane Flavell Collins)
By Scott Malone BOSTON (Reuters) - The Boston Marathon bombing suspect, in his first court appear...
2014-12-18 11:08:51 -0600
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Alan Gross takes a selfie with his wife, Judy Gross, onboard a government plane headed back to the U.S. in this White House handout photo
By Daniel Trotta and Steve Holland HAVANA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and Cuba agree...
2014-12-17 19:48:36 -0600
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A man passes by the still unfinished 34th St. Hudson Yards stop for the Number 7 subway line in New York
By Barbara Goldberg NEW YORK (Reuters) - Work crews are scrambling underneath New York City to fi...
2014-12-18 08:06:10 -0600
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TEGUCIGALPA (Reuters) - A man accused of leading a major Central American drug trafficking gang h...
2014-12-18 12:18:20 -0600
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