Cleaning up some well-deserved honors
by Chip Latcham
10:00 AM, Sunday, September 25
Three cheers for the City of Beeville employees who are preparing to come down hard on those who fail to comply with cleaning up their property. City officials Frank Resendez and Buddy Hardy announced that residents will have 10 days in order to c...

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