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Musing on a mystery
Editor: It’s 2 o’clock in the morning, way south on FM Road 888, Bee County. Suddenly, our computer lights up for 25 to 30 seconds; then it goes dark. Now it’s our TV’s turn. It surprises us with e...
Apr 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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CAS awareness
Editor: Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS) is a speech disorder that seriously interferes with a child’s ability to develop clear speech. CAS makes it difficult or impossible for an affected child t...
Apr 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lecture on Christian behavior
Editor: President Obama cannot bring himself to utter the word Christian, when talking about the Christian victims of atrocities committed by radical Islamists. He will never say radical Islamists....
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Liberal hypocrisy
Editor: The astounding hypocrisy of liberals has never been more evident than in the mass hysteria generated by Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act. CEOs and entertainment stars called for ...
Apr 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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BHA comments addressed
Editor: I would like to make a few comments in reference to the March 21 news article in reference to the Beeville Housing Authority. Mrs. (Cristi) LeJeunesse states that she inherited an amazing a...
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shame, shame
Editor: Shame, shame, shame to both Commissioner Eloy Rodriguez and the Bee-Picayune. I do not know Mrs. Yolanda Silva; I’m a conservative Republican, so can’t be accused of partisanship, regarding...
Apr 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Keep Texas Mile
Mar 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Can someone explain to me why? Why is that every time Beeville has a chance of improvement, a selected few always try to stop it. Case in point: the Texas Mile – after reading the comment, ...
Texas Mile and HOT funds
Mar 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I read the article in the paper about the Texas Mile HOT (hotel occupancy tax) fund requests. I don’t want to see the event go away. I’m wondering if Shannon Matus or Texas Mile staff has m...
Fairness for corrections officers
Mar 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: As a corrections officer, I take off for work every morning uncertain of what troubles the day will bring. Inmate attacks, escapes and keeping our surrounding community safe are my prioriti...
Nepotism at CBC
Mar 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I appreciate your (Feb. 25) article, addressing the nepotism concern at Coastal Bend College. I am amazed at the lack of substantive inquiry on the part of (County Attorney Mike) Knight and...
Help sought for mission trip
Mar 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I am an active member at New Life Church in Beeville. I attend Coastal Bend College and I’m in the ECD program. I am getting my certificate in ECD in order to know how to care for children ...
SMACS Race For Education fun run
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: St. Mary’s Charter School is preparing for its 2nd annual Race For Education fun run on Thursday, March 5. Last year, students raised enough money to purchase a new playground. This year, t...
national news
Workers rally at a union protest Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Carson City, Nev. The workers are opposing Republican-sponsored bills in the Nevada Legislature that would restrict collective bargaining and alter public employee pensions. (AP Photo/Michelle Rindels)
By Ian Simpson BALTIMORE (Reuters) - An investigation into the death of a black man in Baltimore ...
2015-04-24 18:22:52 -0500
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(Reuters) - An Indiana university gave the all clear early on Saturday after being locked down fo...
2015-04-25 03:06:35 -0500
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(Reuters) - A Southwest Airlines flight en route to Milwaukee from Las Vegas had to divert to Den...
2015-04-25 01:55:22 -0500
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A Starbucks store closes Friday, April 24, 2015, in Phoenix because of computer issues. Starbucks says a sales register computer glitch has disrupted sales at company-operated stores in the United States and Canada. The company apologized to customers for the inconvenience late Friday and said it was working to resolve the outage. Customers found some stores closed and others offering free coffee. (AP Photo/Traci Carl)
SEATTLE (AP) — A computer outage hit thousands of Starbucks stores Friday, and some gave away fre...
2015-04-25 02:56:48 -0500
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