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SMACS students connect with literacy through horse project
BEEVILLE – On April 7, first-grade students at St. Mary’s Academy Charter School were introduced to the two characters in Walter Farley’s book, “Little Black, A Pony.” After they met the two horses...
Apr 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fifty shades of orange
BEEVILLE – Among the emotions associated with the color orange are amusement, energy, taste and the unconventional. All were exhibited by Beeville Independent School District trustees during debate...
Apr 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Families sought as hosts for foreign exchange students
BEEVILLE – The World Heritage Student Exchange Program is looking for area families to host high school foreign exchange students from more than 30 countries including Spain, Germany, France, Thail...
Apr 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rodriguez lays out plan to hire AD, coach: Interim super forming committee, aims to have recommendation to board by early May
BEEVILLE – In a brief open session at the Beeville Independent School District board of trustees meeting on Wednesday evening, interim Superintendent Erasmo Rodriguez laid out his plan to hire a ne...
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Miller, Arciba advance to national BPA contest
CORPUS CHRISTI –State level business skills competitions, general sessions, state officer candidate campaigns, elections and intern assignments awaited 11 members of George West High School’s Busin...
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pettus ISD board picks Orange Grove firm to search for new superintendent
PETTUS – The Pettus Independent School District board has chosen School Leadership Solutions, LLC to conduct a search for a new superintendent. Theresa Keel, former school superintendent, resigned ...
Apr 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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SMACS student advances to state science fair competition
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Apr 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – After the St. Mary’s Academy Charter School Campus Science Fair, 12 SMACS students (including three third-graders, five fifth-graders and three sixth-graders) competed in the Regional Sc...
Best in state; best in nation? JHS student will compete for national title
by Jason Collins
Apr 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Meet Nathaniel Martinez, the best high school welder in the state. He could be the best in the nation. But that will be determined during the Skills USA competition later this year. Martinez, 18, i...
JHS students will go on to national BPA meet in May
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Apr 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – A.C. Jones High School Business Professionals of America (BPA) members participated at the BPA State Leadership Conference on Saturday, March 5, in Corpus Christi, and, again, JHS studen...
Community involvement integral part of BISD superintendent search
by Bill Clough
Apr 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – Community involvement will be pivotal in the Beeville Independent School District’s search for a superintendent. Following a two-hour executive session Tuesday night, trustees favored th...
Pettus ISD chief third to leave
by Bill Clough
Mar 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – Pettus Independent School District Superintendent Theresa Keel has resigned. She submitted her resignation to the PISD board during a regular session Tuesday, the same day high school Pr...
BISD begins formal super search
by Bill Clough
Mar 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – Beeville Independent School District trustees initiated a search for a superintendent March 10. Erasmo Rodriguez has been interim superintendent since Dr. Sue Thomas resigned last year. ...
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Former New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver arrives at the Manhattan U.S. District Courthouse in New York
Former New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, who spent decades as one of the state's mo...
2016-05-03 07:32:36 -0500
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U.S. Defense Secretary Carter testifies on operations against the Islamic State on Capitol Hill in Washington
Islamic State militants killed a U.S. serviceman in northern Iraq on Tuesday after blasting throu...
2016-05-03 10:33:24 -0500
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Ninety-four of the city's 97 public schools were closed as a result of the "sickout" on Tuesday, ...
2016-05-03 10:06:16 -0500
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A man walks past an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Monday, May 2, 2016. Asian stock markets fell Monday as investors displayed their disappointment over the lack of further stimulus from Japan's central bank. The surge in the Japanese yen and a bleak outcome from a monthly factory managers' survey did little to lighten the gloom. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on global financial markets (all times local):
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