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Hanks brings substandard up to code
Dezirae Hanks has been hitting the city’s streets looking for code violations and working to rehabilitate any unwholesome areas. Hanks was hired as Portland’s code enforcement officer in January an...
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 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: Bee, Goliad, Jim Wells, Live Oak, Nueces, Refugio and San Patricio. For the week ...
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G-P season opener's halftime to feature 'Dream' performance
Much like the school’s football players, members of Gregory-Portland’s marching band have been preparing relentlessly for Friday night’s home opener against El Campo. The band began practicing up t...
Sep 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Aransas Pass man shot after weekend dispute escalates
Aransas Pass – An Aransas Pass man, approximately 43 years old, remains in stable condition at Spohn Memorial Hospital in Corpus Christi after a weekend dispute escalated. The San Patricio County S...
Aug 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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ALS #IceBucketChallenge sweeping the county: Is it a good thing?
We’ve been seeing the popular #IceBucketChallenge going viral all across social media, and now it’s sweeping the cities of San Patricio County. Yet the controversy continues to grow over this new f...
Aug 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gregory-Portland ISD staff 'all got raises'
Gregory-Portland ISD instructors received welcome news from Assistant Superintendent Darla Czerwinski during the district convocation held at the junior high Aug. 14. “You all got raises!” Czerwins...
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions for the following counties on a weekly basis: Bee, Goliad, Jim Wells, Live Oak, Nueces, Refugio and San Patricio. For the week ...
Council approves stricter regulations for city staff when using public funds
by Shane Ersland
Aug 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GREGORY – In an effort to ensure city staff and officials are held accountable for the use of public funds, the Gregory City Council approved amendments to the city’s travel ordinance Monday. Alder...
East Cliff Elementary's construction ahead of schedule
by Shane Ersland
Aug 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
With the steady sounds of construction vehicles humming in the background, Gregory-Portland ISD officials hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for the district’s new East Cliff Elementary School Monday...
STRICKLAND INDICTED ON CAPITAL MURDER, Suspect also charged with three felonies in 2012 Portland murder case
by Jennifer Lewis
Aug 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
PORTLAND – The Grand Jury indicted David Malcom Strickland, 27, on Aug. 13, on a capital murder charge for the death of 19-year old Mollie Olgin, who was shot and killed on June 22, 2012, at Portla...
G-PISD rolls out new welding program
by Shane Ersland
Aug 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The staff at Gregory-Portland High School is preparing to show off the school’s new dual credit welding program, which will be available to students at the beginning of the school year. The school ...
Portland police arrest trio on prostitution charges
by Shane Ersland
Aug 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Three Houston-area adults, who were advertising the sexual services of three juvenile females, were arrested in Portland last weekend. Portland Police officers arrested one man and two women for ag...
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CDC Director, Dr. Thomas Frieden, speaks at the CDC headquarters in Atlanta
By Julie Steenhuysen and Sharon Begley (Reuters) - A man who flew from Liberia to Texas has becom...
2014-09-30 19:59:26 -0500
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A police vehicle and residents are seen at the crime scene where mayor of Bell Gardens, California Daniel Crespo was shot, at a condo in Bell Gardens, California
By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The mayor of a small Los Angeles suburb was shot to death...
2014-10-01 00:29:11 -0500
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U.S. Secret Service Director Julia Pierson testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington
By David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of the U.S. Secret Service faced scathing critici...
2014-09-30 20:20:16 -0500
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YONGNING COUNTY, China (AP) — France's Moet Hennessy is betting on China's taste for bubbly with ...
2014-10-01 01:40:26 -0500
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