The month of May was a very busy. I would like to thank the Taft Public Library Board, the Friends of the Taft Public Library, and my wonderful volunteers for all of their support. I am enjoying this new position. It has been wonderful, and I am truly blessed. 

The Gregory-Portland 4-H Club elected officers for the 2019-2020 year. On the back row, shown from left, are Hunter Harrison-reporter, Jenna Howard-president, Colton Harrison-vice-president and Frank Miguel Gonzales-secretary. On the front row, from left, are Ryder Harrison-council represent…

Orlando Salazar from Banquete took advantage of Free Fishing Day on Saturday as he headed out to Indian Point Pier. Along with reeling in a skipjack – which he released – he hauled in a few trout and even a stingray which wasn’t too happy. After getting some help from other fisherman at the …

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama –  Dean Isbell of Portland, recently attended Space Camp at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center and NASA Marshall Space Flight Center’s Official Visitor Center in Huntsville, Alabama.

During the Havana Nights themed San Patricio County Texas A&M AgriLife Extension scholarship luncheon on Tuesday, Odem graduate Kolton Witherspoon was awarded the annual scholarship by Taft Education Club President Roxanna Hall. The group was joined by San Patricio County commissioners a…

SINTON – San Patricio County Retired School Personnel Association met at the Sinton ISD reading room for the final meeting of the 2018-2019 year. Foster Edwards, guest speaker gave us an update on the Economic Development in San Patricio County, awards were given out for service, 49 teddy be…

AUSTIN – Texas offers a Free Fishing Day on the first Saturday in June every year to help kick off National Fishing and Boating Week. On this day anglers can fish on any public water body in the state without a fishing license.