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Group will travel to Cuernavaca for Día de los Muertos
A group led by Kay Past will take a trip to Cuernavaca for Día de los Muertos Oct. 30-Nov. 4. The itinerary for the trip, organized by her friend Dalel Cortés of the Instituto Mexicano de Español y...
Jul 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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How much is enough?
By Gary Conklin Pastor, Faith Lutheran Church Our reading this week (John 6:1-21) continues Jesus’ successful ministry. He performs two major miracles, and His popularity grows by leaps and bounds!...
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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First pitch
Newly appointed County Judge Stephanie Silvas throws out the ceremonial first pitch at the Corpus Christi Hooks game at Whataburger Field on Thursday night, July 9. Silvas’ first pitch highlighted ...
Jul 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Minions’ succeeds as light-hearted, enjoyable romp
The animated comedy movie genre has seen a vast array of different entries over the last decade-plus, but all of them share one common theme: Fun. When an animated comedy comes on, you’re supposed ...
Jul 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Noah benefit thanks
Editor: We would like to thank everyone for their support, time, donations and purchasing the barbecue plates sold during this past weekend. It turned out great. Special thanks to Total Graphics fo...
Jul 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Human traffickers flee from deputies
BEEVILLE – Late Friday night, Bee County deputies took part in two incidents involving the pursuit of human traffickers from Mexico. According to a report filed by the Bee County Sheriffs Office, t...
Jul 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Folklorico group seeks new dancers
Jul 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – Jennifer Bowen was one of the many students who learned through the guidance of Dolores Pérez. So when the decision was made to start their own folklorico company, it seemed natural who ...
Rodriguezes plan Saturday nuptials
Jul 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Mr. and Mrs. Juan A. Rodriguez of Beeville are pleased to announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Eugenia Rodriguez, to Oscar Edward Rodriguez, son of Mr. and Mrs. Oscar...
‘Ted 2’ scores with fans craving crude, raunchy humor
by Kevin J. Keller
Jul 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
When “Ted,” the brainchild and directorial debut of “Family Guy” creator Seth MacFarlane, hit theaters in 2012 and racked up an impressive box office pull of nearly $550 million, it was a foregone ...
‘Inside Out’ called a hit with adults, some kids
by Kevin J. Keller
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
When the folks at Pixar Animation Studios swing, they don’t miss. And most of the time, it’s not just the old Texas Leaguer single, it’s a long-gone four-bagger. Leave it to the sports guy to squee...
Education under assault
by Bill Clough
Jun 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE — Beeville Independent School District Superintendent Dr. Sue Thomas is retiring. Thomas revealed her decision to a stunned board of trustees June 16 while it was in executive session. She...
‘Jurassic World’ just may have hit one out of park
by Kevin J. Keller
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Make no bones about it, I am not what you would call a “movie buff” and, generally speaking, I find that most movie reviewers try way too hard to impress readers with the breadth of their vocabular...