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Benavides graduates with law degree from St. Mary’s University
Pablo and Rita San Miguel of Beeville are proud to announce the graduation of their grandson, Pablo J. Benavides, from St. Mary’s University School of Law in San Antonio. Pablo was a senior associa...
Jul 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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At S-TISD: It’s Hoyer at the helm
‘Why did I come to Texas?” asks Randy Hoyer, who is 53. “Are you Texan? Well, there’s no reason to ask that question, then.” Hoyer, the new Skidmore-Tynan Independent School District superintendent...
Jul 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Casas selected to attend Texas Bluebonnets Girls State program
Contributed information Sara Camille Casas, an incoming senior at A.C. Jones High School, was selected to attend Texas Bluebonnet Girls State 2014, which was held June 15-21 at Texas Lutheran Unive...
Jul 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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S-T ISD announces 2013-14 elementary school registration
Skidmore – Skidmore-Tynan Elementary will register students on July 30 and 31. All students, both new and returning S-T ISD elementary students, are required to register for the 2014-2015 school ye...
Jul 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 1 1 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 | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pettus ISD announces ballot filing dates, times
Jul 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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....
All over but the cheering
by Jason Collins
Jul 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
No days off
Jul 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Jones students honored at SkillsUSA Championships
Jul 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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. ...
College soon accepting photo submissions for wildlife calendar
Jul 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 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 | 4 4 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...
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Handout photo of Dr. Kent Brantly speaking with colleagues at the case management center on the campus of ELWA Hospital in Monrovia
By David Beasley ATLANTA (Reuters) - Two American aid workers, both seriously ill after being inf...
2014-08-01 20:05:03 -0500
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A San Francisco police officer stands in front of a Google commuter bus after clearing demonstrators blocking its path in the Mission District in San Francisco
By Jennifer Baires SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Commuter shuttles run by Google Inc, Facebook Inc an...
2014-08-01 16:34:11 -0500
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Jeffrey Fowle is shown in this City of Moraine handout photo
By James Pearson SEOUL (Reuters) - American tourist Jeffrey Fowle was arrested by North Korean au...
2014-08-01 22:09:31 -0500
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FILE - This photo released by the New York City Police Department in this May 16, 2008 file photo shows Yitzhak Shuchat. The extradition of a white Orthodox Jewish man to New York City to face hate crime charges over a black man’s attack has renewed questions about the case. Supporters of Shuchat say there’s no evidence of racial hatred in the 2008 street encounter he had with Andrew Charles. (AP Photo/NYPD, File)
NEW YORK (AP) — Yitzhak Shuchat, a white member of a civilian patrol group, and Andrew Charles, t...
2014-08-02 01:17:29 -0500
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