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College board vote reveals philosophical split
BEEVILLE – Votes by the board of trustees at Coastal Bend College are further indication of a philosophical split between those newly elected trustees and those with seniority. Meeting Monday eveni...
Jul 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Parking now assigned but drug tests are random
BEEVILLE – This fall, if students wish to use student parking at A.C. Jones High School they will be required to submit to random drug testing. The Beeville Independent School District board of tru...
Jul 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pettus ISD announces ballot filing dates, times
The Pettus ISD Administration Office has announced that persons wishing to apply for a place on the Pettus ISD election ballot may do so during the following dates and times: • July 19 through Aug....
Jul 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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All over but the cheering
BEEVILLE – Wednesday was the first of the celebrations planned at Coastal Bend College after the news was received that the institution had passed its test. That test was the evaluation by the Sout...
Jul 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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No days off
Amelia Garza was awarded a certificate for having missed no days of school since pre-kindergarten. She is a the daughter of Leticia and Cirildo Garza. She graduated this year from Jones High School...
Jul 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jones students honored at SkillsUSA Championships
KANSAS CITY, Missouri – Students from Beeville area high school and college technical education programs won the nation’s highest awards at the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference. ...
Jul 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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College soon accepting photo submissions for wildlife calendar
Jul 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – Each year, Coastal Bend College features the work of South Texas photographers in its annual wildlife calendar. The CBC Wildlife Calendar is distributed throughout South Texas, and reque...
Guerrero to attend youth forum
Jul 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Lucas Guerrero, a student at A.C. Jones High School, has been chosen to be one of a number of outstanding high school students from across the nation who will take part in a uniq...
Stevenson named to UTSA Honor Roll
Jul 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
SAN ANTONIO – Stacy Stevenson of Beeville has been named to the Spring 2014 Honor Roll at The University of Texas at San Antonio. The Honor Roll recognizes students who achieve at least a 3.5 GPA o...
SMACS End of ACE Showcase features musical talent from students, staff alike
Jul 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed information Since this year’s summer ACE started at St. Mary’s Academy Charter School, students and staff have worked hard on creating a fun-filled learning environment. The overall the...
CBC President: Outcome was worth the pain
Jul 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE — When Coastal Bend College President Dr. Beatriz Espinoza first received word that the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) had reaffirmed CBC, she was confused. “It was a ...
Back-to-school drive underway for supplies
Jul 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Once again, The Reserve at Jones Road has teamed up with Rainbow Housing Assistance Corporation (Rainbow) to hold their third back-to-school drive to assist low-income families with school supplies...
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Joseph Wood is pictured in this undated handout booking photo
By David Schwartz PHOENIX (Reuters) - Arizona executioners had to administer at least two full do...
2014-07-24 21:04:05 -0500
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Attorney General Harris speaks at the 2014 California Democrats State Convention at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles
By Sharon Bernstein SACRAMENTO Calif. (Reuters) - California's attorney general has personally as...
2014-07-24 19:52:29 -0500
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By Keith Coffman DENVER (Reuters) - A Colorado appeals court on Thursday denied a motion by the s...
2014-07-25 00:55:02 -0500
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In this July 20, 2014 photo, gun dealer Mel Bernstein carries box for a rifle while making a sale at his store, Dragonman's, east of Colorado Springs, Colo. When Colorado lawmakers expanded background checks on firearms last year, they were expecting a huge increase. But the actual number the first 12 months of the law is far lower than projected, according to an analysis of state data by The Associated Press. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)
DENVER (AP) — A law expanding background check requirements on Colorado gun sales has been in eff...
2014-07-25 02:19:27 -0500
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