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Pettus moves to 4-2 with back-to-back wins
PETTUS – The Pettus Junior High girls basketball team moved to 4-2 Monday with a home victory over Pawnee. Pawnee won the opening quarter 4-2, but Pettus dominated after that en route to a 31-14 wi...
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Building 429 will appear live in concert tonight
Beeville is the next stop for Christian music artist group Building 429. They will be in concert at New Life Church for their I Believe Tour: An Intimate Night of Songs, Stories & Worship with spec...
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‘Exodus’ is the greatest story ever re-told
BEEVILLE – Some stories are timeless. And perhaps the greatest collection of these timeless tales is in the Bible. And, of course, they make for great film fodder with all their epic battles, sweep...
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Latest oil and gas updates
Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions for the following counties on a weekly basis: Atascosa, Bee, Goliad, Karnes, Live Oak, McMullen, Refugio and San Patricio. For ...
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So you want to draw birds…
How hard can it be? An oval for the body, a circle for the head, a triangle for the beak, and you’ve drawn a bird. Or so I thought. I found out differently when I attended Lars Jonsson’s Master Cla...
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The day the walls fell
The stretch of old buildings along U.S. Highway 181 in Pettus came down Tuesday afternoon. This was the work of John Hensley, who wanted to remove the eyesore. The buildings weren’t salvageable and...
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A shining light of kindness
by Jason Collins
Dec 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – When Rosemary Gomez asked her children what they wanted for Christmas, she wasn’t prepared for the answer. “My wish is to give it to a needy family,” her daughter said without hesitation...
A Sovereign Visitor from an old desk drawer
by Bill Clough
Dec 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The interest in advertising seems to be in indirect proportion to a publication’s age. The older the newspaper, the more fascinating the ads. “I thought maybe you would like to see this,” said a co...
Coffee Barrel is about more than a daily dose of caffeine
by Jason Collins
Dec 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Alysa Drake smiles as she hands over the steaming cup of coffee. Only moments ago, her face was serious — a look of concentration — as she steamed the milk, brewed the java and mixed the morning co...
Taking a page out of county’s storied past
by Chip Latcham
Dec 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Although the information is more than 120 years old, it’s still fascinating for us county old-timers. Copies of the Beeville Bee dating back to the 1890s, which were delivered to our newspaper offi...
Campos indicted on murder charge
by Gary Kent
Dec 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE — Bee County grand jurors returned a first degree felony indictment against a 31-year-old Beeville man on a charge of murder when they met Thursday. The defendant, John Michael “Stone” Cam...
New K-9 officer at PD
Dec 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The star of this show is the four-legged fellow pictured here. Field Training Officer Chris Haller, standing at left, said all the other officers going through canine handling training at the World...
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Donna Salvaggio and a woman who gave her name as Reverend Jordan hug at a makeshift memorial at the site where two police officers were shot in the head in the Brooklyn borough of New York
By Laila Kearney and Edward McAllister NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Mayor Bill de Blasio faced t...
2014-12-21 18:34:33 -0600
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Handout of Officer Charles Kondek
By Letitia Stein TAMPA, Fla. (Reuters) - A veteran Florida police officer died on Sunday after be...
2014-12-21 19:34:35 -0600
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A man walks past some fresh graffiti very near the site where two police officers were shot in the head in the Brooklyn borough of New York
By Michelle Conlin (Reuters) - On December 13, as thousands of protesters mobbed the New York str...
2014-12-21 16:59:58 -0600
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By Julia Edwards HONOLULU (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama called Philadelphia Police Comm...
2014-12-21 21:25:09 -0600
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