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Pettus opens with win
BENAVIDES – The Pettus boys basketball team opened its season on Tuesday night with a road victory over Benavides. The Eagles ran out to a big first-quarter lead en route to a 54-44 victory. Matthe...
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Judge approves delay of Longoria murder trial until next year
BEEVILLE – Richard Lee Longoria, the man accused of gunning down Alex Longoria on April 14, 2013, at Kohler Park, has had his trial rescheduled again. The defendant, who was only 20 when he was arr...
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Constable race winner cannot accept position
BEEVILLE – Kirk Delgado won the election for Precinct 3 constable position, but he cannot accept it. Voters on Nov. 4 awarded Delgado 628 votes over his opponent, Republican candidate Stephen Phipp...
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Cougars dump FSH
SAN ANTONIO – The Coastal Bend men’s basketball team rallied in the second half for an 85-67 win over Fort Sam Houston last Thursday. Fort Sam Houston jumped out to a 36-31 advantage at the break, ...
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Just a blowout, not a reprehensible act
My favorite bunch of (insert your favorite descriptive word for annoying people here) have struck again! Oh what a joy it is! As I scrolled through my Facebook timeline, a post from a prep sports w...
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‘Chef’ delivers a poignant, touching dish
BEEVILLE – Actor, writer and director Jon Favreau got his first big Hollywood gig directing 2008s “Iron Man.” And while that opened the door to bigger, more expensive projects, he’s returned to his...
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Recognizing God’s blessings
by By Rev. Carl L. Pickett Pastor, Full Gospel Church
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
“Bless the LORD, O my soul; and all that is within me, bless His holy name.” Psalm 103:1 As Thanksgiving Day approaches, many thoughts turn to what is most important in one’s life. While many think...
Four named first teamers
Nov 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Four county volleyball players are first team all-district picks. Beeville’s Ciara Garcia, Pettus’ Randi Arrisola, and Skidmore-Tynan’s Amanda House and Isabel Jimenez all landed spots on their res...
Council to study Republic Services request for additional charges levied on commercial accounts with troublesome dumpsters
by Gary Kent
Nov 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – The city is expected to work with Republic Services regarding the possibility of charging commercial trash customers additional fees for addressing problems with dumpsters. Michael Reeve...
Republic Services to change pickup days for holidays
Nov 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – City residents who normally have their household trash and recyclable items collected on Thursdays will get hit with a triple whammy this holiday season. Republic Services has announced ...
Big Bad opens thursday
Nov 22, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Everyone is invited to join the Coastal Bend College Theater Department program as students perform “Big Bad”—a story of what happens when fairy tale characters sue the Big Bad Wolf for villainous ...
Free Thanksgiving Dinner to be held Sunday in Pawnee
Nov 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
PAWNEE – The 4th annual free Community Thanksgiving Dinner hosted by the churches of Pawnee will be held on Sunday, Nov. 23, at the Pawnee School Cafeteria from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. This is a free din...
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Demonstrators take part in a "mock trial" of Darren Wilson as they protest the decision of a grand jury regarding the death of Michael Brown in St. Louis
By Ellen Wulfhorst, Daniel Wallis and Edward McAllister FERGUSON, Mo. (Reuters) - The streets of ...
2014-11-27 05:04:32 -0600
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Transportation app Uber driver Shuki Zanna waits for rides in his limousine in Beverly Hills
(Reuters) - Ridesharing company Uber suspended its operations in the U.S. state of Nevada late on...
2014-11-27 06:07:15 -0600
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By Byron Kaye SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia has extradited a man to the United States to face tria...
2014-11-27 01:36:03 -0600
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Protesters dwindle to small groups in Ferguson
The throngs of protesters who overran Ferguson after the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown...
2014-11-27 07:48:28 -0600
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