Ten years after an attack that nearly killed Kristene Chapa and took the life of her girlfriend, Mollie Olgin, Chapa’s story is now being told on the big screen.

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Humble and kind. Smart and talented. Determined, persistent and dedicated. These are just a few of the qualities that describe the 50 Women of Distinction honored by Coastal Bend Publishing this month.

The Coffee Barrel hosted its quarterly Uncommon Chef competition at the Grant building and Coastal Bend Distillery on Aug. 6. The competition is a food network inspired showdown of 4 teams competing against each other with a mystery box of ingredients and a pantry table of other goods. Each …

St. Philip’s Episcopal Church along with the Spirit of Goliad Republican Women delivered school supplies to 41 children in Berclair for their annual event. Pictured (back row, from left) are Susan Fields, Secretary of the SGRW and member of St. Philip’s and Father Andrew Green, rector; and s…

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“There is a snake on the back patio,” uttered my spouse. Indeed, there was a snake. The trespasser, and all critters not invited, in the eyes of my spouse are breaking unwritten rules and will pay the ultimate price for their transgressions. The violator of the unwritten rule was a checkered…

On July 23, Blake Fulenwider Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep/Ram celebrated an after-hours mixer open to the public with its sales team being present. Attendees being photographed were (from left) David Ybanez, Jacob Gordon, Eziekal Lopez, Robert Hudson, Ram Garcia, Devin Nodland, Michael Willow II, Cou…

When I notified my sister Catherine and my cousin Patsy that our second cousin, Thomas Maples of Kingsville, had died last week, I had to explain to Patsy how he was connected to the family. She was born too late to participate in the large Wilson family get-togethers that occurred frequentl…