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Lady Trojans rout Lady Bears, improve to 15-1
BEEVILLE – It didn’t take the Lady Trojan softball team long to dispatch visiting West Oso on March 17. Beeville improved to 15-1 overall and 3-1 in District 31-4A with a 16-0, three-inning rout of...
Mar 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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CBC softball blasts Ellsworth, blown out by Lamar State
BEEVILLE – Angelica Ramirez and Tori Amaya powered the Coastal Bend Cougar softball team to a sweep of Ellsworth on March 18. The duo combined to allow just eight hits over the two games at the Joh...
Mar 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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First National Bank: Yesterday and tomorrow
Part of the bank’s lobby now is a temporary museum—documents, newspaper clippings, one of its first mechanical adding machines, checkbooks and even its own currency (right): all artifacts found in ...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Miles to go before they sleep
This time of year, all South Texans have to believe they’ve hit the jackpot. After the beneficial rains, the spring weather is glorious, the wildflowers are producing their blooming best in years, ...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Skywarn class draws 14 people
Those who drove by the Justice Building in downtown Beeville Thursday, March 12, may have noticed the lights on at the Emergency Command Center. There was intense training taking place sponsored by...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lifting them higher
The Lady Trojan powerlifting team won the school’s first team state title at the Texas High School Women’s Powerlifting Association State Championships Friday.
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police find stolen contractor’s trailer
by Gary Kent
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE — It took a combination of good police work and a Crime Stoppers tip from a witness to lead lawmen from four South Texas law enforcement agencies to a stolen contractor’s trailer Wednesday...
CBC to host free nature education workshops
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Coastal Bend College is offering a series of workshops this spring that are designed to connect individuals with the rich elements of nature and bird life that can be found in South Texas. The Coas...
Having a lot of gall
by Karen Benson
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The wildflower season has arrived. We are beginning to see swaths of golden Huisache Daisies, fields of stately Bluebonnets, and flashes of flaming Indian Paintbrushes. But there are lots of tiny l...
Dangerous scenario reminder to ‘expect the unexpected’
by Jason Collins
Mar 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – The scene in the parking lot of the Texas Department of Transportation was anything but ordinary Wednesday morning. Fortunately, the man kneeling with the pistol on the ground was an act...
Drug shortage could delay executions for death row
by Gary Kent
Mar 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – When District Judge Robert “Bert” Richardson set the most recent execution date for Robert Lynn Pruett, most of those involved in the case believed this time it would not be delayed. Now...
BDA board authorizes Montez to make payment for hangar roof
Mar 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – Joe B. Montez, executive director of the Bee Development Authority, said this week that officials from Texas A&M University at Corpus Christi still have not begun to set up its drone tes...
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A Los Angeles commuter train that struck a vehicle on the tracks near the University of Southern California campus, is seen in this picture in Los Angeles
By Michael Fleeman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A Los Angeles commuter train struck a car that turned ...
2015-03-28 16:08:42 -0500
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(Reuters) - Seven people were shot, three critically, early Saturday morning at a raucous party i...
2015-03-28 13:58:53 -0500
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Demonstrators gather to protest a controversial religious freedom bill in Indianapolis
Thousands of people marched in Indiana's largest city on Saturday to protest a state law that sup...
2015-03-28 16:46:05 -0500
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BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) — Kitsap County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a double homicide in B...
2015-03-28 18:00:08 -0500
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