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Casas selected to attend Texas Bluebonnets Girls State program
Contributed information Sara Camille Casas, an incoming senior at A.C. Jones High School, was selected to attend Texas Bluebonnet Girls State 2014, which was held June 15-21 at Texas Lutheran Unive...
Jul 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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S-T ISD announces 2013-14 elementary school registration
Skidmore – Skidmore-Tynan Elementary will register students on July 30 and 31. All students, both new and returning S-T ISD elementary students, are required to register for the 2014-2015 school ye...
Jul 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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College board vote reveals philosophical split
BEEVILLE – Votes by the board of trustees at Coastal Bend College are further indication of a philosophical split between those newly elected trustees and those with seniority. Meeting Monday eveni...
Jul 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Parking now assigned but drug tests are random
BEEVILLE – This fall, if students wish to use student parking at A.C. Jones High School they will be required to submit to random drug testing. The Beeville Independent School District board of tru...
Jul 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pettus ISD announces ballot filing dates, times
The Pettus ISD Administration Office has announced that persons wishing to apply for a place on the Pettus ISD election ballot may do so during the following dates and times: • July 19 through Aug....
Jul 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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All over but the cheering
BEEVILLE – Wednesday was the first of the celebrations planned at Coastal Bend College after the news was received that the institution had passed its test. That test was the evaluation by the Sout...
Jul 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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No days off
Jul 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Amelia Garza was awarded a certificate for having missed no days of school since pre-kindergarten. She is a the daughter of Leticia and Cirildo Garza. She graduated this year from Jones High School...
Jones students honored at SkillsUSA Championships
Jul 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
KANSAS CITY, Missouri – Students from Beeville area high school and college technical education programs won the nation’s highest awards at the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference. ...
College soon accepting photo submissions for wildlife calendar
Jul 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – Each year, Coastal Bend College features the work of South Texas photographers in its annual wildlife calendar. The CBC Wildlife Calendar is distributed throughout South Texas, and reque...
Guerrero to attend youth forum
Jul 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Lucas Guerrero, a student at A.C. Jones High School, has been chosen to be one of a number of outstanding high school students from across the nation who will take part in a uniq...
Stevenson named to UTSA Honor Roll
Jul 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
SAN ANTONIO – Stacy Stevenson of Beeville has been named to the Spring 2014 Honor Roll at The University of Texas at San Antonio. The Honor Roll recognizes students who achieve at least a 3.5 GPA o...
SMACS End of ACE Showcase features musical talent from students, staff alike
Jul 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed information Since this year’s summer ACE started at St. Mary’s Academy Charter School, students and staff have worked hard on creating a fun-filled learning environment. The overall the...
national news
Speaker of the House John Boehner speaks to the media on Capitol Hill in Washington
By Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans have no plans to begin impeachment proceeding...
2014-07-29 11:55:19 -0500
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CIA Investigations
Senator Patrick Leahy introduced legislation on Tuesday to ban the U.S. government's bulk collect...
2014-07-29 17:45:42 -0500
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A man walks through flood water up stairs from a parking structure outside UCLA's Pauley Pavilion sporting arena in Los Angeles
By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A major water main ruptured underneath a street near the ...
2014-07-29 20:28:55 -0500
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In this photo provided by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, Scott A. Carmitchel, 34, is pictured in this Clark County jail booking photo taken Saturday, July 26, 2014, after his arrest on charges in connection with the armed robbery of $43,500 from the Bellagio casino on the Las Vegas Strip. Las Vegas police said in releasing the photo on Tuesday that Carmitchel--who also goes by Carmitchell--was combative and uncooperative during the booking process so they had to hold his head steady for the photograph. (AP Photo/Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via Review-Journal)
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The suspect arrested in an armed robbery at the Bellagio casino was identified l...
2014-07-29 21:50:54 -0500
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