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Excellent care at Christus Spohn
Editor: I wanted to share a good experience in hopes that more people will feel comfortable using our local Christus Spohn Hospital. On Sunday, June 28, with some reservation, I checked myself into...
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Countering thoughts on charter schools
In regards to Dr. (Sue) Thomas’ comments on charter schools and private schools (in her retiring as Beeville ISD superintendent story appearing in Wednesday’s issue), her opinions are very misguide...
Jun 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trump arrogant, obnoxious
Editor: I love the Fox News Channel but I have a teeny-weeny problem: why is Donald Trump being permitted to pretend that he is a competent and credible analyst and strategist? He, as far as I am c...
Jun 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thoughts on Theology Live
Editor: “The topic of Islam, its followers—Muslims—and our understanding” was not misleading at this past Monday’s “Theology Live.” As an avid student of theology and religion from an anthropologic...
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Take care to be safe on roads
Editor: Since the last weekend in May, the Beeville Fire Department, along with Angel Care EMS, Beeville Police, Bee County Sheriffs and state troopers have been called to assist at the scene of fo...
Jun 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Family thanks Zumbathon supporters
Editor: Hi, everyone. My name is Noah, and I would like to thank everyone who came out and participated in the Zumbathon for me. This is going to help my family get me to the special doctors in Oma...
Jun 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cost of closing aviation program
May 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: After studying the Coastal Bend College board agenda package regarding the fate of the Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) program at CBC, I am appalled, but not surprised. What does surprise me ...
Stamp out hunger
May 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Each year the National Association of Letter Carriers collects food donations to assist local food banks. This program is supported by the USAA Foundation and H-E-B. The Beeville Vineyard w...
Weather reschedules H.A.T. fundraiser
May 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Dear Friends of the Community, As Texans, we know the weather here can be very unpredictable as evidenced by our recent torrential rains! It is because of this type of behavior from dear ol...
Bee County politics
May 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Whoa, am I confused! After the death of our county judge, the court needed to pick an INTERIM judge. First they interviewed the judge’s wife, and she was not chosen. I assume she was qualif...
Either or, neither nor; to Bee or not to Bee
May 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: In the controversy over the Bee County judgeship, the Bee-Picayune has printed remarks by the commissioners, by Mr. (Joe) Montez, and at no time has my voice been heard. There really was a ...
Congrats to girls softball team
May 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Congratulations to a great season for the girls softball team. And thank you all for giving us fans something to cheer about. I was so impressed with you girls, especially the freshman girl...
national news
A Confederate flag stands in front of the South Carolina State House in Columbia
By Harriet McLeod CHARLESTON, S.C. (Reuters) - South Carolina lawmakers were set to begin debate ...
2015-07-06 09:31:31 -0500
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A police armored personnel carrier patrols outside the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center as police investigate report of a gunshot in Bethesda, Maryland
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Authorities have found no evidence of a gunshot on Monday at Walter Reed N...
2015-07-06 12:34:03 -0500
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Former Goldman Sachs computer programmer Aleynikov waits to appear in Manhattan Criminal Court at New York
A New York judge has thrown out the conviction of former Goldman Sachs Group Inc programmer Serge...
2015-07-06 10:15:46 -0500
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White House press secretary Josh Earnest talks to the media during the daily press briefing, on Monday, July 6, 2015, in Washington. Ahead of Obama’s Pentagon visit later today, the White House sharply criticized Senate Republicans for failing to confirm Adam Szubin, Obama’s nominee to be the Treasury undersecretary responsible for choking off funding to groups like IS. White House spokesman Josh Earnest said Republicans had refused to “even give him the time of day for a hearing” since Obama nominated Szubin in April, adding that the Senate should confirm him before lawmakers go home for their annual August recess.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will pay a rare visit to the Pentagon on Monday to get a...
2015-07-06 12:35:07 -0500
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