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Taft mayor to host training course for locked out workers
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George Alton Day
George Alton Day, 55, passed away November 16, 2014 at home in Mathis, Texas. He was born on June 18, 1959. George worked as a carpenter in Port Aransas for 30 years. He is survived by his parents,...
Minnie Chaisson
Minnie Chaisson passed away on November 11, 2014 at the age of 83. She was preceded in death by her parents, Idolina and Jesus Escobedo; husband, Albert John Chaisson; son, Christopher Paul Chaisso...
Maria Guadalupe “Lupe” Sanchez
Maria Guadalupe “Lupe” Sanchez, 88, died Monday Nov. 17, 2014. Mrs. Sanchez was born in Brownsville April 9, 1926, to Francisca and Manuel Tijerina Sr. She was preceded in death by her parents; her...
James Stanley Bushong
James Stanley Bushong, 82, died Monday, Nov. 17, 2014. Mr. Bushong was born in Sinton on Dec. 11, 1931, to Ted and Barbara (Hunt) Bushong. He was a Sinton High School graduate and served in the Uni...

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Taft mayor to host training course for locked out workers
by Shane Ersland
Taft Mayor Pedro Lopez will host a training course this weekend, in...
Standing up for veterans
by Shane Ersland
A ceremony that honored veterans and their families was held Tuesda...
Pedestrian struck by pickup dies in Runge
by Joe Baker
RUNGE – According to information from DPS, a Zapata man was driving...
Civic Club to host annual Christmas Tour of Homes
by Shane Ersland
PORTLAND – ChatWork Civic Club members will host their Christmas To...
Business leaders express need for a trained workforce
by Shane Ersland
PORTLAND – New industries will bring thousands of jobs to the area ...
Carriage Inn honors its veterans
by Shane Ersland
PORTLAND – Staff at Portland’s Carriage Inn held a ceremony Friday ...
County teams successful in first round of playoffs
Sinton wins 52-15, Odem wins 66-6, and Mathis wins 38-28. The playo...
National News
By Julia Edwards and Daniel Wallis WASHINGTON/FERGUSON Mo. (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Eric...
2014-11-21 16:33:25 -0600
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Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) denounces the executive order on immigration made by U.S. President Barack Obama
By Steve Holland LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - President Barack Obama defended his decision to bypass Con...
2014-11-21 16:34:11 -0600
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Police and investigators gather in front of the scene of a multiple shooting inside a home in Tabernacle
By Daniel Kelley PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) - A day after a shooting in New Jersey that left two chil...
2014-11-21 17:30:27 -0600
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