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Jail passes recent state inspection
BEEVILLE – Sheriff Carlos Carrizales Jr. announced this week that the Bee County Jail has passed its recent annual inspection. The sheriff said a representative of the Texas Commission on Jail Stan...
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Longoria indicted in chase that ended in gunfire
BEEVILLE – A 17-year-old who led officers from three agencies on a wild chase around town and then south on U.S. Highway 181 in April has been indicted on six felony counts. Bee County grand jurors...
Jul 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grand jury indicts two drug suspects
BEEVILLE – Bee County grand jurors returned two indictments against drug suspects when they met on Thursday, June 19. The two defendants were 34-year-old Miguel Durate-Sanchez and 30-year-old Joaqu...
Jul 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hales bales
BEEVILLE – Two deputies with the Bee County Sheriff’s Office stopped drug smugglers from getting more than 600 pounds of marijuana out onto the streets of American cities at the end of June. Accord...
Jul 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Traffic stop results in drug arrest
BEEVILLE – A routine traffic stop Tuesday night ended with a 23-year-old Beeville man sitting in the Bee County Jail on marijuana charges. Police Chief Joe Treviño said Patrolman Chris Haller made ...
Jun 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Public Records
Judge David Silva SENTENCINGS: April 24 Harvey Huerta Cardosa, 25, of Mathis; unlawful possession of marijuana (less than 2 ounces); guilty - final judgment: $0 fine, $0 court costs, three days in ...
Jun 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Scammer calls to local residents on increase
by Gary Kent
Jun 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – Law enforcement leaders are warning Bee County residents to be aware of telephone scams that are hitting here with regularity. Deputy Lt. John Davis of the Bee County Sheriff’s Office sa...
Federal judge sentences Beeville men to prison as part of South Texas drug smuggling conspiracy
by Gary Kent
Jun 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
CORPUS CHRISTI – A 37-year-old Beeville man was among a number of other South Texas residents recently sentenced to prison terms for his part in an apparent drug smuggling ring. Miguel Montemayor w...
Prison inmate charged in 2008 murder
by Gary Kent
Jun 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – A 33-year-old offender who was doing time at the Texas Department of Criminal Justice’s William G. McConnell Unit in Bee County has been transferred to the Bexar County Jail to answer qu...
Public Records
Jun 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Judge David Silva SENTENCINGS: March 27 Victoria Rincon, 33, of Beeville; unlawful possession of marijuana (less than 2 ounces); guilty - final judgment: $250 fine, $273 court costs – pay in full, ...
Police squad trades patrol cars for ATVs
by Gary Kent
Jun 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – Some residents may already have seen police officers patrolling parade routes or hard-to-reach parts of the city with their all-terrain vehicles. Detective Sgt. Greg Baron said the BPD i...
Police chief warns of phone scam targeting elderly Hispanics
by Gary Kent
May 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – Police Chief Joe Treviño warned residents of what could be a local telephone “phishing” attempt targeting elderly Hispanic residents. The chief said he was made aware of the possible sca...
national news
Demonstrators shout "Hands up, don't shoot," while protesting the killing of unarmed black teen Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri
By Scott Malone and Carey Gillam FERGUSON Mo. (Reuters) - Small crowds staged largely peaceful pr...
2014-08-21 04:17:43 -0500
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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
ABIDJAN (Reuters) - An American doctor who contracted Ebola treating victims of the deadly virus ...
2014-08-21 05:12:51 -0500
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(Reuters) - A Florida man pulled over by police near a university in a Jeep laden with guns and m...
2014-08-21 05:06:46 -0500
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ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta hospital where two American aid workers were brought after getting inf...
2014-08-21 05:12:46 -0500
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