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$35,000: Suggs’ grand champion rabbits bring in highest bids in show history
Organizers are calling the 2016 San Patricio and Aransas County A&H show one of the most successf...
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Gabriela B. Washington
Gabriela B. Washington, 42, died Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016. She was born Dec. 14, 1973, in Roma to Jacinto and Gabriela Benitez. Survivors include her husband, Arthur Diaz of Tynan; her mother, Gabrie...
Quintin Marroquin Tamez Jr.
Quintin Marroquin Tamez Jr., 86, died Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016. Mr. Tamez was born Aug. 9, 1929, in La Sara to Eustolia and Quintin Tamez Sr. He was an Army veteran of the Korean Conflict and served ...
Manuel R. Ortiz
Manuel R. Ortiz, 78, of Odem, died Friday, Jan. 29, 2016. The funeral service was held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, at Ritchea-Gonzales Funeral Home chapel. Interment followed at San Pedro Cemetery...
Corine Gertrude Elam
Corine Gertrude Elam, 89, of Lake City, died Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. Ms. Elam was born Aug. 24, 1926, in Athens to Jessie and Hazel Holt. Survivors include her three children, Deborah Crawford, Walt...

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UIL biennial realignment shuffles Pirate districts
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Fourteen local ladies aim for license to carry permit
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Partially burned American flag lies on the street near the spot where Michael Brown was killed before an event to mark the one-year anniversary of the his death in Ferguson
The Ferguson, Missouri city council voted on Tuesday to approve an agreement with the U.S. Justic...
2016-02-09 21:49:56 -0600
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Steam rises from the stakes of the coal fired Jim Bridger Power Plant outside Point of the Rocks, Wyoming
By Lawrence Hurley and Valerie Volcovici WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday...
2016-02-09 21:15:04 -0600
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Director of U.S. National Intelligence James Clapper speaks at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York
By Mark Hosenball WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Attacks by "homegrown" Islamist extremists are among the...
2016-02-09 16:35:59 -0600
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