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Summer reading list announced for JHS AP English students
Summer reading is an integral part of the PreAP and Advanced Placement English courses. Its purpose is to develop the student’s repertoire of diverse literature, and it offers a student the opportu...
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eagle UIL calculator team wins district for third consecutive year
PETTUS – On March 28, the Pettus Calculator Applications Team traveled to Blinn Junior College in Schulenburg where they competed to defend their district title. The team faced district rival, Thre...
Apr 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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College gears up for Spring Fest with egg hunt, games & contests
Contributed information Coastal Bend College is proud to host the third Annual CommUNITY Spring Fest on Wednesday, April 16, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on the CBC Beeville campus. Families and communit...
Apr 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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PISD seeks community involvement for superintendent search process
The Pettus Independent School District (ISD) Board of Trustees has employed Texas Association of School Boards (TASB) Executive Search Services to assist with the search for a new superintendent. T...
Apr 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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New high school graduation plans go into effect this fall
BEEVILLE – Educational reform laws passed last year by the Texas Legislature have changed high school graduation requirements. They are keeping the high school’s four counselors up late. The new re...
Apr 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Health of CBC nursing in question
BEEVILLE — Coastal Bend College Wednesday fired Dr. Eloisa Garcia, its director of nursing. The college says Garcia, who is a registered nurse with 15 years experience, owes it almost $5,000 for sa...
Apr 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Helicopter lands at CBC as mock emergency drill for nursing students
by Lindsey Shaffer
Mar 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Students, teachers and bystanders shielded their eyes from debris as a bright yellow helicopter’s ferocious, spinning blades stirred up a windstorm of dirt and dust while landing at Coastal Bend Co...
Skidmore-Tynan Career Day declared a success
Mar 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed information The stage was set before the school year started. This year, Principal Emilia Dominguez and Counselor Renee Guajardo were determined to do more to educate their nearly 350 s...
Jones High students attend, compete at BPA conference
Mar 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed information Five A.C. Jones High students (Claryssa Luera, Sarah Draper, Ryan Gonzales, Teresa Cano and Esmeralda Hurtado) attended the Business Professionals of America (BPA) State Lea...
Only Trustee Huie draws challenger in BISD election
Mar 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Bee-Picayune staff BEEVILLE – Only one of the candidates on this year’s Beeville school board has drawn an opponent. Incumbent Matt Huie will face Eddie Salazar for the Sub-District I position. Sub...
CBC hosts job fair for college employment opportunities
Mar 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – On Friday, March 28, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., Coastal Bend College will host a job fair on the CBC Beeville campus. The college is looking to fill several part-time and full-time posit...
Battle of the bands
Mar 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
On March 4, the Moreno Middle School Concert and Symphonic Bands competed at the Region 14 UIL Concert/Sightreading contest at Victoria West High School. The Symphonic Band earned a “Superior” rati...
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By Daniel Lovering CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts (Reuters) - More than 1,600 people gathered at the Ma...
2014-04-18 12:53:59 -0500
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Mohammed Pedro Whitaker is seen in an undated photo released by the Kansas City Police Department in Kansas City, Missouri
By Kevin Murphy KANSAS CITY, Missouri (Reuters) - A man who went on a two-week shooting spree on ...
2014-04-18 15:45:23 -0500
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A slow-moving landslide threatening the affluent Wyoming community of Jackson is picking up speed...
2014-04-18 15:37:55 -0500
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(Reuters) - TransCanada Corp Chief Executive Russ Girling said on Friday he was "extremely disapp...
2014-04-18 15:55:42 -0500
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