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Former Victoria officer receives second chance at BPD
BEEVILLE – Police Chief Joe Treviño is defending his decision to hire a former Victoria Police Department officer who lost his job in that city after tackling and tasing an elderly man in that city...
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Bee SWCD honors area conservationists
BEEVILLE – The Bee Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) hosted a Local Work Group (LWG) meeting on April 15 with the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) at the First National Bank....
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College takes center stage this weekend
While the county’s citizens wait for our commissioners to appoint a new county judge, a prime opportunity has been presented for all of us to honor the memory of the late County Judge David Silva. ...
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BCC to hold last concert of the season this Friday
The Beeville Community Chorus will present the last concert for its 39th season this Friday at 7:30 p.m. at the First Christian Church in Beeville. Nona Schorp is the accompanist; Jeff Brewer is th...
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‘AR Millionaires’ Club promotes reading skills at Skidmore-Tynan Junior High
Several students at Skidmore-Tynan Junior High were recognized on Monday, April 13, during the school board meeting for their reading accomplishment of reading over one million words during this sc...
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Closing of aviation program stalls
BEEVILLE – Pilots know that in any kind of emergency, altitude is king. The higher they are, the more time they have to deal with the problem. At a special called meeting of the Coastal Bend Colleg...
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Walk will pay tribute to victims of cancer
by Jason Collins
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BEEVILLE – Another name is on the list and dozens will walk Friday in his honor. County employees are coming together for Friday’s Relay for Life to honor the late County Judge David Silva, who die...
Fire Department tickets available at two Beeville businesses
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BEEVILLE – Shooting and hunting fans will want to stop in at two local businesses to purchase tickets for the June 20 gun raffle being held by the Normanna Volunteer Fire Department. Fire Chief Sam...
Jones welders test their skills, talents
Apr 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
For the second year, welding students from A.C. Jones High School were invited for a “Welders test day” at Mav-Tech Inc. in Corpus Christi. Mav-Tech Inc. is a welding laboratory that tests and cert...
JHS Band excels at UIL Region competition
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On Wednesday, April 15, the bands at A.C. Jones competed at the UIL Region 14 Concert & Sight-reading Contest at Sinton High School. The Concert Band, led by Stephen Grant, received an “Excellent’ ...
Beeville polishes off 25-1 campaign
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BEEVILLE – The Lady Trojans finally got to celebrate their spectacular regular season on Thursday night at the John R. Beasley Sports Complex. Beeville put the finishing touches on a 25-1 campaign ...
Ortiz, Solis lead S-T into regionals
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GEORGE WEST – Four individuals and two relays teams are headed to regionals for the Skidmore-Tynan Lady Cat track and field team. Felicia Ortiz, Mireyna Solis, Lauren Richmond and Adrianna Arredond...
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Police officers block an intersection after a shooting outside the Muhammad Art Exhibit and Contest in Garland, Texas
By Jon Herskovitz and David Schwartz GARLAND, Texas/PHOENIX (Reuters) - Federal agents for years ...
2015-05-04 14:13:41 -0500
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Baltimore police officers load a man into an ambulance at the scene of a shooting incident at the corner of West North Avenue and Pennsylvania Avenue in West Baltimore
Baltimore police denied a media report on Monday they had shot a black man while trying to take h...
2015-05-04 15:48:09 -0500
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(Reuters) - Clayton State University, an Atlanta-area school, was evacuated on Monday afternoon d...
2015-05-04 13:07:37 -0500
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Northeast Extension reopened after fatal truck crash
The northbound lanes of the Northeast Extension have reopened following crash that left one perso...
2015-05-04 16:00:53 -0500
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