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LOCRPA honors young cowboy
By Melissa K. Lovett The Live Oak County Rodeo Parade Association annually awards a scholarship to a local high school senior who has excelled in the sport of rodeo. This year held a unique challen...
Mar 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Twenty contestants ready for singing showdown
THREE RIVERS — Are you a fan of American Idol? If so, you might want to be at the Bar@3 Rivers Bar & Grill in the 200 block of North Harborth Avenue at 8 p.m. Saturday to check out the final instal...
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Former GW man convicted on federal drug-trafficking, money laundering conspiracies plus stolen identity tax refund fraud
From Staff Reports CORPUS CHRISTI – Ricardo Guerrero, 55, a former George West resident, faces life in prison and a possible $10 million fine during June sentencing after his conviction in federal ...
Mar 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hundreds attend Friday’s Live Oak County Fair Parade
THREE RIVERS – At a brisk but measured pace, the walkers, drivers and horseback riders participating in the Live Oak County Fair Parade delighted hundreds of area residents Friday. The display was ...
Mar 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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2014 Live Oak County Fair More than $540,000 netted in sales this year
LIVE OAK COUNTY – Listening to Endercio Chapa Jr.’s command of the auctioneer’s chant was a real treat for many who attended the 2014 Live Oak County Fair auction on Saturday. Like many such chants...
Mar 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Latest oil and gas updates
Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions for the following counties on a weekly basis: Atascosa, Bee, Goliad, Karnes, Live Oak, McMullen, Refugio and San Patricio. For ...
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George West announces King and Queen finalists
Mar 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Finalists for the positions of King and Queen of George West have been announced. The Queen finalists are Olga Diaz, Margaret Sue “Mox” Byrom and Margaret James. The King finalists are Bill Hardwic...
When I was a little girl...
by Dianna Luna
Mar 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
When I was a little girl, I remember walking into my home and finding strangers there. I would ask my parents, ‘Are these our relatives?’ For I had never seen them before. Mom would say “no, they b...
UTB-Ranch Tour and Derby Party
Mar 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
The 2014 Ranch House Tour and Derby Party is scheduled for the first Saturday in May: May 3. This year’s tour offers several properties including the restored Dobie West Theater in downtown George ...
"Live Oak County Rodeo Parade Association award scholarship in memory of Johnny Campbell"
Mar 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed photo 2014 Miss Rodeo LiveOak County Emily Moffett and Miss Rodeo Live Oak County 1st Runner up Jae Petru where presented each a bouquet of roses by Christian Hernandez and Dianne Dye p...
LOC Relay for Life looking for teams, supporters
by Lindsey Shaffer
Mar 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
LIVE OAK COUNTY – Mysti Taylor and the rest of the LOC Relay for Life organizers are ready to “Give Cancer the Boot” at Relay for Life on Friday, May 2, but with only eight teams, Taylor is sincere...
DPS troopers pull off highway to play charity basketball game
by Melissa K. Lovett
Mar 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Department of Public Safety troopers are helping out the community both on and off the highways. The troopers will be playing against the George West seniors in a charity basketball game to benefit...
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Rancher Cliven Bundy greets a supporter during a Bundy family "Patriot Party" near Bunkerville, Nevada
Two Republican U.S. senators who voiced support for a Nevada cattleman in his showdown with feder...
2014-04-24 22:07:49 -0500
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Eleven middle school students and a bus driver were injured on Thursday, three critically, when t...
2014-04-24 20:09:13 -0500
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Shaun McCutcheon is pictured in front of the United States Supreme Court in Washington
By Joseph Ax NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal judge on Thursday reluctantly struck down New York's ...
2014-04-24 15:30:14 -0500
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FILE - This march 8, 2010 file photo shows the sandwich board at a Panera store with the calorie count for each item, in Brookline, Mass. Diners could soon see calorie counts on menus of chain restaurants. But what about the roasted chicken sold at grocery stores, or the hot dogs convenience stores sell? Will movie theaters have to tell patrons the number of calories in a giant soda and bucket of popcorn? The food industry is closely watching the Food and Drug Administration to see which establishments are included in the final menu labeling rules, expected this year. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
WASHINGTON (AP) — Diners could soon see calorie counts on the menus of chain restaurants.
2014-04-25 03:01:02 -0500
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