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Casas attends Bluebonnet Girls State program in Seguin
SEGUIN – Ana Claire Casas, an incoming senior at A.C. Jones High School, was selected to attend Texas Bluebonnet Girls State 2016, which was held June 12-18 at Texas Lutheran University in Seguin. ...
Jul 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vargas presented Donoghue scholarship
BEEVILLE – The Star of Texas Arabian Horse Club is pleased to announce Tiffany Vargas from A.C. Jones High School as the winner of the Gerald and Louise Scholarship winner for 2016. Tiffany is majo...
Jul 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Superintendent: Don’t put computers ahead of teachers
Trustees still talking of $1.4 million needed for computers, technology
Jul 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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ACE classes could fold
BEEVILLE – The ACE program is in jeopardy as it did not receive the federal funding it needs to continue. “We were on our last year of the ACE program,” said Erasmo Rodriguez, then interim superint...
Jul 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vets receiving long overdue diplomas: BISD officials helping dropouts receive honors
BEEVILLE – Those Vietnam and Korean War veterans who dropped out of high school to join the military have a chance to now receive the diplomas they missed out on. “The Veterans Administration is le...
Jul 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pettus ISD: Ending the exodus of educators: Superintendent aims to curb high turnover
PETTUS – Following a few weeks spent as the district’s interim superintendent, Jaime Velasco — as of June 24 — has officially taken the reins of the Pettus Independent School District’s top adminis...
Jul 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coastal Bend College certified ‘Bee Campus USA’ affiliate
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Jun 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – Coastal Bend College and Bee Campus USA announced that CBC is the 13th educational institution in the nation to be certified as an affiliate of the Bee Campus USA program, designed to ma...
CBC’s Baseball Bash set to play July 2 at Joe Hunter Field
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Jun 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – Coastal Bend College, in partnership with Angel Care Ambulance and Kicker 106, invites community members from Beeville and the surrounding areas to attend CBC’s Baseball Bash on Saturday...
Beeville has new school leader
by Jason Collins
Jun 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – Dr. Marc Puig will take the reins of Beeville ISD on July 1, by unanimous vote of the school board. Little discussion was had Tuesday night as trustees raised their hands in favor of the...
Orange by any other name is still burnt
by Jason Collins
Jun 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – Is it burnt orange? Is it Trojan orange? Color 85494 has a name. It’s now Trojan orange, despite what the tag says. “The color that has been used in the last few years has been burnt ora...
Orange by any other name is still burnt
by Jason Collins
Jun 16, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – Is it burnt orange? Is it Trojan orange? Color 85494 has a name. It’s now Trojan orange, despite what the tag says. “The color that has been used in the last few years has been burnt ora...
No 4-day school week for BISD
by Jason Collins
Jun 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – The idea of Beeville Independent School District going to a four-day school week like Pettus isn’t one that the expected school leader sees as a priority. Dr. Marc Puig, lone finalist fo...
national news
Police officers salute the hearse as they attend the funeral of slain Dallas police Sgt. Michael Smith in Dallas
By Lisa Maria Garza DALLAS (Reuters) - The Dallas Police Department, which was struggling to recr...
2016-07-22 21:50:31 -0500
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The casket containing Matthew Gerald is carried by pallbearers after a funeral service at Healing Place Church in Baton Rouge
By Sam Karlin BATON ROUGE, La. (Reuters) - Police officers from across the United States were amo...
2016-07-22 16:58:35 -0500
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The Virginia Supreme Court ruled on Friday against Democratic Governor Terry McAuliffe's order re...
2016-07-22 20:15:15 -0500
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Matthew Ward, an employee with the Baton Rouge Sheriff's office who knew slain deputy Brad Garafola, touches his photograph while visiting a makeshift memorial for the officers who were killed and wounded in Sunday's shooting, at the B-Quik gas station on Tuesday, July 19, 2016, in Baton Rouge, La. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Brad Garafola, one of three law enforcement officers shot and killed by a...
2016-07-23 01:29:29 -0500
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