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College gets high marks for engaging students, survey says
At the Coastal Bend College regular board meeting on Sept. 17, Dr. Shannon Lane, director of institutional effectiveness and accreditation, announced the results of a key findings report. They are ...
Sep 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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CBC low cost program aims to give citizens a brighter smile
The Coastal Bend College dental hygiene program invites the community to take advantage of the low cost dental care services available at the college. The CBC Dental Hygiene clinic offers reduced p...
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Through tears & hardships
The eyes of Annette Rodriguez twinkle as she cannot take them off her recently earned high school diploma. She joined six others Thursday afternoon for a brief but first summer graduation ceremony ...
Sep 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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CBC TRiO students attend annual leadership conference
Contributed information What defines a leader? TRiO students from Coastal Bend College were asked just that while attending the Texas Association of Student Special Services Programs’ (TASSSP) 16th...
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Donation to education
Employees from Child Protective Services showed up in force to carry donated school supplies to their vehicles earlier this month. The items, which included stacks of notebooks, glue, crayons, fold...
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School begins in BISD
Monday was the first day of school for students in Beeville ISD and the other districts within Bee County. With so many students headed back to class, there will undoubtedly be more traffic on the ...
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Pettus ISD voters to decide board positions
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
PETTUS – The Pettus Independent School District is gearing up for two November elections – one general, one special. Voters on Nov. 4 will decide who will fill five of the board’s seven seats — inc...
BISD staff will see 4% more on their paychecks
Aug 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE — Beeville Independent School District employees are getting a 4 percent raise this next fiscal year. BISD trustees approved the raise, which is part of the district’s FY2014-2015 budget. ...
Otte receives master’s from Troy University
Aug 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
TROY, Alabama – Irma Otte of Beeville graduated this summer from Troy University’s Global Campus division. Otte received a master of science in human resource management degree. More than 350 stude...
JHS Mighty Trojan Band
Aug 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The A.C. Jones High School Mighty Trojan Band and Color Guard gear up for the coming school year and athletic season.
CBC announces new Accelerated Learning Academy addition
Aug 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Coastal Bend College’s (CBC) latest addition to its vast course offerings is its new Accelerated Learning Academy (ALA). The ALA aims to increase the number of courses offered during non-traditiona...
CBC board, Espinoza present balanced budget
by Bill Clough
Aug 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – Coastal Bend College trustees have approved both a proposed budget and a proposed tax rate for 2015. The board met in special session Wednesday evening last week. CBC President Dr. Beatr...
national news
A general view of The Ivy Apartments in Dallas
By Lisa Maria Garza DALLAS (Reuters) - Two days after he was sent home from a Dallas hospital, th...
2014-10-02 04:04:04 -0500
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Demonstrators protesting the killing of unarmed teen Michael Brown hold placards towards Barney's Sports Pub where supporters of officer Darren Wilson gathered in St. Louis, Missouri
(Reuters) - The St. Louis County prosecutor is investigating the grand jury that is considering w...
2014-10-02 03:39:36 -0500
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General view of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas
By Patrick Rucker and Julie Steenhuysen WASHINGTON/CHICAGO (Reuters) - The United States is days ...
2014-10-01 23:03:23 -0500
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - As many as 80 people had contact with the first person to be diagnosed wit...
2014-10-02 07:55:15 -0500
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