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When inanimate objects kill
All lives matter. There, we said it and we mean it. Whether it’s the leaders of a Charleston church, a TV crew in rural Virginia or two young women walking on a Beeville street in the early morning...
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Freedom Walk to be held Sept. 11
BEEVILLE – Thomas Jefferson Intermediate School students and staff will hold their annual “America Supports You” Freedom Walk on Friday, Sept. 11, at 9 a.m. In 2005, the people at the U.S. Departme...
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Mothers’ lives cut short
BEEVILLE – A 26-year-old man is in custody at the Bee County Jail this week, charged with capital murder and two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Justice of the Peace Abel Suniga ...
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Council looks at annexing four areas of county
BEEVILLE – City Council members in the next few weeks are expected to consider the possible annexation of four areas that abut the city limits. City Manager Jack Hamlett brought up the idea at a bu...
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Movin’ in
Students were already moving into the dorms at Coastal Bend College last week. This group is carrying loads of water and food. More students were coming later that week and into the weekend as clas...
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County’s unemployment rate climbs higher in July
BEEVILLE – Bee County’s unemployment rate climbed slightly in July. Similar increases occurred in McMullen, Refugio and San Patricio counties. The unemployment rate for Bee County last month was 6....
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Doege has Eagles believing
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Greek writer and philosopher Nikos Kazantzakis once said that, “In order to succeed, we must first believe that we can.” That quote might as well hang in the locker room of the Pettus Eagles. Last ...
First days of school
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First Baptist Church School students went back after summer break this week in their new classrooms. Dr. Susan Warner said that all the classrooms, except for one fourth-grade class, are now in the...
Seniors ready to lead Beeville into season opener
by Kevin J. Keller
Aug 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
For three years, the seniors on this year’s Beeville Trojan football team have languished in obscurity. They have been all but forgotten by most of the so-called pundits and gurus of Texas high sch...
Win: That’s the only goal for S-T
by Kevin J. Keller
Aug 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The Skidmore-Tynan Bobcats have but one goal in Friday’s season opener at Bobcat Stadium: win. That’s the only thing on the mind of the players and coaches who sport the purple and gold after a bit...
CBC honors Beeville LVN graduates at pinning and candlelighting ceremony
Aug 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – On Wednesday, Aug. 12 Coastal Bend College’s (CBC) Licensed Vocational Nursing (LVN) program students participated in the annual pinning and candlelighting ceremony at CBC Beeville’s Pet...
Steeple part of $1.8M FBC construction project
by Bill Clough
Aug 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – A church without a steeple is like an altar without a cross. On Tuesday, the First Baptist Church got a new steeple. Not that it didn’t already have one. It was an almost 16-foot, copper...
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Frazier Glenn Cross appears in court on murder charges in Olathe, Kansas
A man who admitted in court to wanting to kill Jews was found guilty on Monday of murdering three...
2015-08-31 16:31:31 -0500
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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a press conference after talking about her strategy for rural America during a campaign stop at the FFA Enrichment Center at the Des Moines Area Community College in Ankeny, Iowa
About 150 more of Hillary Clinton's work emails have recently been designated as containing class...
2015-08-31 16:22:45 -0500
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New England Patriots' quarterback Tom Brady arrives at the Manhattan Federal Courthouse in New York
The National Football League and its players union failed to reach a settlement in their dispute ...
2015-08-31 14:38:01 -0500
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People march during a Black Lives Matter protest near the front gate of the Minnesota State Fair, Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, in Falcon Heights, Minn. (Jim Gehrz/Star Tribune via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT; ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS OUT; MAGS OUT; TWIN CITIES LOCAL TELEVISION OUT
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — An organizer behind the Black Lives Matter weekend march outside the Minne...
2015-08-31 16:39:02 -0500
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