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Council approves finance plan for sports complex improvements
PORTLAND – Portland City Council members approved a financing plan for the issuance of sales tax revenue bonds that will support improvements to the city’s sports complexes Tuesday. Frost Bank Seni...
May 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Warm weather today
Skies will be mostly cloudy through much of the day then becoming partly cloudy across portions of South Texas this afternoon, according to the National Weather Service. A few weak showers can be e...
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Latest oil & gas updates
Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions on a weekly basis. For San Patricio County for the week of May 8-15 1 permit was requested and/or approved and 0 well completio...
May 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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NLRB rules in favor of Sherwin
GREGORY – The National Labor Relations Board’s regional director has ruled in favor of Sherwin Alumina regarding an unfair labor practice case against the company. The United Steelworkers filed the...
May 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rieder honored as ‘Outstanding Woman in Agriculture’
Farming isn’t just for the boys. Jeanette Rieder has been an agriculture producer for 38 years in San Patricio County, and now she’s being recognized for her contributions to the community. The rec...
May 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sinton graduation party ends with one arrest
SINTON – Officers here had to shut down a college graduation party Saturday after some party-goers became hostile. Around 100 people attended the party at the Sinton Community Center, and officers ...
May 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Abraham, Pyatte recognized as district's Teachers of the Year
by Shane Ersland
May 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
PORTLAND – Gregory-Portland ISD officials recognized the best of a transcendent field of teachers last week at the district’s 13th annual Teachers of the Year Dinner. The seven campus Teachers of t...
Friday looks cloudy from here
May 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
More rain headed our way
May 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Rain, rain won't go away
May 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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.
Latest oil & gas updates
May 20, 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 May 1...
Suspects lead police on high speed chase into Corpus Christi
by Shane Ersland
May 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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...

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Obama delivers remarks at the Memorial Day observance at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia
By Patricia Zengerle and Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama warne...
2015-05-30 04:57:33 -0500
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By Lisa Maria Garza and Jim Forsyth DALLAS (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama signed a disas...
2015-05-30 01:23:09 -0500
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Spores from the Sterne strain of anthrax bacteria (Bacillus anthracis) are pictured in this handout scanning electron micrograph
By Phil Stewart WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military said on Friday it discovered even more s...
2015-05-30 00:31:20 -0500
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The hearse with the casket bearing the body of blues legend B.B. King leaves the B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center after a day of public viewing, Friday, May 29, 2015 in Indianola, Miss. The visitation comes a day before the funeral for the man who influenced generations of singers and guitarists. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
INDIANOLA, Miss. (AP) — Blues pioneer B.B. King is being remembered in the Mississippi Delta as a...
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