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City residents told to limit water use
BEEVILLE — City of Beeville utility customers are being asked to begin Stage 3 water use restrictions. The rationing of water within the city became effective on Monday. The order restricts yard wa...
Jul 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Once again... riding away with some fond memories
It is time to part ways once again, for me and the Bee-Picayune sports department. I am on to other things here in Beeville and hope my replacement, Kevin J. Keller, the best. He has sports experie...
Jul 12, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fire consumes shed
Firefighters move in to attack flames and smoke coming from what was left of a metal-clad shed in the back yard of a house on the 700 block of West Fannin Street at about 4 p.m. Tuesday. Two of the...
Jul 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dark side of Eagle Ford
BEEVILLE – Bee County law enforcement officers are hoping that the county will authorize not only additional staff but the purchase of tasers for those patrolling the highways and country roads. Th...
Jul 11, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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BCHS hosting youth photography contest
Contributed information The Bee County Historical Society is sponsoring its first Youth Photography Contest. Ages run from 7 to 18 years of age. Youths can keep busy during the summer “shooting” fr...
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Hales bales
BEEVILLE – Two deputies with the Bee County Sheriff’s Office stopped drug smugglers from getting more than 600 pounds of marijuana out onto the streets of American cities at the end of June. Accord...
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Screening under the stars
Jul 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A large number of families turned out for a wonderful evening of family fun at the Beeville Art Museum’s Screening Under the Stars. Participants enjoyed the movie “Lady and the Tramp” outside on th...
Controlled burn west of town
Jul 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Smoke billowing up just to the west of Beeville is considered a controlled burn. The fire is west of the Pantry Store. Thick black clouds is causing some people to be concerned, however, emergency ...
Summer track winds up season in Woodsboro
by Bruce Harper
Jul 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
WOODSBORO – The Beeville team’s summer track season is over. The young runners and jumpers competed in their last meet on June 28 with great results, according to summer track coach Linda Luna. “We...
Major boys claim District 29 title with big win over Owls
Jul 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GEORGE WEST – It was do or die almost the entire way for the Beeville major boys all-star team. They survived and thrived. On Sunday, the Beeville boys ousted the Odem Owls squad in five innings, 1...
Flush with knowledge
by Gary Kent
Jul 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Thirteen individuals responsible for permitting and inspecting septic systems outside of the city attended an eight-hour course on understanding soils for treatment and disposal of wastewater recen...
Rocket men take flight
by Mackey Torres
Jul 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Every second Saturday of each month, the South Texas Aerospace Club holds its monthly rocket launch. This Saturday, they will hold another launch. This time, they want to do it big; bigger than bef...
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Shelly Sterling, 79, speaks at a news conference with her lawyer Pierce O'Donnell in Los Angeles
By Eric Kelsey LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The estranged wife of Los Angeles Clippers co-owner Donald...
2014-07-28 19:50:24 -0500
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Firefighters protect an evacuated home while the "Sand Fire" burns behind, near Plymouth, California
A private drone trying to film a wildfire that has charred nearly six square miles in Northern Ca...
2014-07-28 23:37:29 -0500
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A National Security Agency (NSA) data gathering facility is seen in Bluffdale, about 25 miles (40 kms) south of Salt Lake City
U.S. surveillance programs are making it more difficult for government officials to speak to the ...
2014-07-28 17:18:24 -0500
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FILE - In this Aug. 19, 2009, file photo, a smiling Kenneth Ireland leaves Superior Court in New Haven, Conn., after all charges were dropped against him in connection with the rape and murder of Barbara Pelkey. New DNA evidence proved he did not commit the crimes. Ireland filed a wrongful imprisonment claim against the state seeking up to $8 million, and a hearing begins Tuesday, July 29, 2014, to determine how much he should be compensated. (AP Photo/Bob Child, File)
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A man who was imprisoned 21 years for a rape and murder he did not commit ...
2014-07-29 01:15:04 -0500
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