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3-D splint frees Portland girl's trachea
Hannah Coulter recently spent several months receiving various diagnoses for her tracheal problems, but after undergoing a unique surgery that utilized 3-D technology, she is persevering in her rec...
Apr 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Plunging oil prices will not hinder county's capital projects
PORTLAND – Oil prices have seen a sharp slide during the past year, but the price drops will likely not hinder new energy-reliant industries coming to San Patricio County. The price of a barrel of ...
Apr 01, 2015 | 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 on a weekly basis. For the counties of Bee, Goliad, Jim Wells, Live Oak, Nueces, Refugio and San Patricio for the week of March...
Apr 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Girls robotics team qualifies for national competition
SINTON – The middle school girls robotics team has qualified for national competition for the first time in the school’s history. Six young ladies will compete in Council Bluffs, Iowa this April in...
Mar 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Accused peeping Tom charged with possession of child porn
PORTLAND – A man who was recently charged with peeping at a woman while at work in Portland, has also been charged with possessing child pornography. Portland Police officers executed a search warr...
Mar 31, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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IPR to repair city's deteriorating wastewater mains
PORTLAND – Portland City Council members approved a bid that will authorize IPR South Central, LLC to repair and replace deteriorating wastewater mains in Portland during a meeting at city hall las...
Mar 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Murder suspects to be tried separately
by Shane Ersland
Mar 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
SINTON – San Patricio County district attorney staff will try in separate trials two men who are accused of murdering a Gregory man. Daniel Rodriguez and Jacob Colunga were arrested in July 2014 in...
Latest oil and gas updates
Mar 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
For the counties of Bee, Goliad, Jim Wells, Live Oak, Nueces, Refugio and San Patricio for the week of March 7-12 a total of 5 permits were requested and/or approved and 6 well completions were rep...
Council members exchange heated words over mayor's email
by Shane Ersland
Mar 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GREGORY – Some heated words were exchanged between Gregory City Council members Monday night, as they discussed an email that was recently sent from Mayor Freddy Garcia to Mayor pro tem Celestino Z...
Contractors seek supply opportunities with Cheniere
by Shane Ersland
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
PORTLAND – Contractors eagerly learned how to get a piece of the supply action for Cheniere’s new multi-billion dollar project last week. Cheniere and Bechtel – the company’s Corpus Christi liquefa...
Audubon Club members fight vandalism to keep sanctuary safe for migrating birds
by Shane Ersland
Mar 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
PORTLAND – Leah Pummill illustrated the importance of preserving the Fred B. Jones Sanctuary for migrating birds Tuesday during the Portland Garden Club’s meeting at the First Christian Church. Pum...
Home burglar nabbed, police say
by Jason Clay Jansky
Mar 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
SINTON – Police say they’ve found the man responsible for a string of recent home burglaries here. After an exhaustive investigation and street patrolling initiative, 23-year-old Jesse James Wilson...
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Workers rally at a union protest Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Carson City, Nev. The workers are opposing Republican-sponsored bills in the Nevada Legislature that would restrict collective bargaining and alter public employee pensions. (AP Photo/Michelle Rindels)
By Ian Simpson BALTIMORE (Reuters) - An investigation into the death of a black man in Baltimore ...
2015-04-24 18:22:52 -0500
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(Reuters) - An Indiana university gave the all clear early on Saturday after being locked down fo...
2015-04-25 03:06:35 -0500
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(Reuters) - A Southwest Airlines flight en route to Milwaukee from Las Vegas had to divert to Den...
2015-04-25 01:55:22 -0500
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Man struck by car in Shop Rite parking lot in Lawnside, N.J.
A man was hospitalized after being struck by a car in the parking lot of a Shop Rite in Lawnside,...
2015-04-25 05:32:53 -0500
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