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College aviation program shot down
BEEVILLE – Convinced that the aviation program at Coastal Bend College has operated at a loss since it began, CBC trustees took a little more than half an hour Wednesday evening to shut it down. Fo...
May 24, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Memorial Day services to be held
Mineral Cemetery The Mineral Cemetery will conduct a Memorial Day Service on May 25, at the cemetery pavilion, Mineral Cemetery Road off FM 673. The service will begin at 10:45 a.m. All are invited...
May 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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H.A.T. fundraiser rescheduled
Hold on to your tickets, say organizers for the Medical Wives Hearts And Time club’s fundraiser. Due to excessive rainfall the fundraiser venue’s ground at The Inn at Silver Oaks is underwater, and...
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Energy sales tax holiday scheduled for May 23-25
AUSTIN – Texas families who want to save on the purchase of energy efficient appliances will have an opportunity to do so during the state’s annual Energy Star sales tax holiday, which this Saturda...
May 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tour de Honey ready to pedal off Saturday
This Saturday, the Beeville Stingers will hold Tour de Honey, featuring 30-, 50- and 65-mile bicycle rides through the scenic hills of Bee County to benefit the Helmets from Javi Foundation. Honey ...
May 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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High water heroics
BEEVILLE – Coastal Bend residents are wondering when and if the cities will begin to relax water restrictions this year. After Beeville residents poured more than seven or eight inches of rain out ...
May 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Agreement could get TCEQ off city’s back
BEEVILLE – The employees at City Hall will open proposals from companies interested in taking control of the operation of the George P. Morrill, I Water Treatment Plant today. City Manager Jack Ham...
May 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dirty job for cleaner town
BEEVILLE – The lines of pickups and vehicles pulling trailers stretched out long Saturday as the City of Beeville started its annual Spring Clean event. “It went well,” City Code Compliance Officia...
May 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Memorial Day services to be held at Mineral Cemetery
The Mineral Cemetery will conduct a Memorial Day Service on Monday, May 25, at the cemetery pavilion, Mineral Cemetery Road off FM 673. The service will begin at 10:45 a.m. All are invited to come ...
May 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Veterans plan tribute to returning servicemen
BEEVILLE – Area veterans have expanded their Memorial Day ceremony not only to include a parade Saturday but a host of activities downtown for the community. With the help of Beeville Main Street, ...
May 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Anytime construction
Work is underway on the new Anytime Fitness gymnasium at 1320 E. Houston St. just north of the Hampton Inn. Richard Brown Construction of George West is building the steel exterior structure and wi...
May 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Elder wins triple jump silver
AUSTIN – Pettus senior Anna Elder won a silver medal at the UIL State Track and Field Championships on Friday at Mike A. Myers Stadium on the campus of the University of Texas. Elder, the lone stat...
May 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trooper Marcus Gonzales walks on the Highway 12 bridge over the Blanco River which was blocked by large trees after flooding in Wimberly, Texas
By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - Two people were killed in flash flooding and severe storms...
2015-05-24 20:45:28 -0500
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Nobel Laureate John Nash receives an honorary award at City University of Hong Kong
(Reuters) - Mathematician John Nash, a Nobel Prize winner whose longtime struggle with mental ill...
2015-05-24 10:54:39 -0500
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(Reuters) - U.S. authorities on Sunday blew up a pressure cooker found in a vehicle parked near t...
2015-05-25 00:04:20 -0500
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Charles W. Benning, a 92-year-old World War II veteran, left to fight the war in Europe before he could graduate from high school. Next Thursday, Yellow Springs High School will award him the diploma he never received. (Ty Greenlees/Dayton Daily News via AP)
SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — A 92-year-old World War II veteran is slated to receive an honorary dipl...
2015-05-25 05:57:58 -0500
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