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Many thanks
Editor: The Beeville Vineyard would like to thank the following for their donations of food, volunteer hours and other donations. First, a huge thank you to the United Methodist Basic Mission Team,...
Aug 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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NVFD thanks
Editor: The Normanna Volunteer Fire Department would like to thank the people of Bee County and Normanna for all their support as we celebrated our 40th anniversary of the department. We appreciate...
Aug 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Act of compassion or a mockery of system?
Editor: Getting things done in City Hall is as slow as the Time Warner Internet service as our county official says. A person on the west side has been violating a city ordinance since July 2012. A...
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thanks for support
Editor: We would like to thank everyone who participated with the benefits that was held for funeral expenses for Carlos Valdemar Gutierrez—the car wash, bake sale and plate sale; we appreciate eve...
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Another successful bake sale
Editor: I recently held my 6th annual Great American Bake sale to help end childhood hunger. I am proud to announce that a total of $800 was raised. With the “Share Our Strength” program, that is e...
Jul 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cartoon a lie
Editor: While reading your Saturday, June 14, paper, I saw the editorial page cartoon claiming 74 school shootings since the Newtown, Connecticut, shooting. I find myself wondering why your paper w...
Jun 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Misleading information
Jun 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Has anyone noticed how the media and even the president are feeding us misleading information that could be labeled as propaganda. The latest is when Michael Bloomberg and the gun ban crowd...
Best lawyer/insurance story
Jun 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: This actually took place in Charlotte, North Carolina. A lawyer purchased a box of very rare and expensive cigars, then insured them, among other things for fire. Within a month, having smo...
Students need support from home
Jun 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: A recent issue of the Bee-Picayune contained your light criticism of the BISD board for the low rating achieved by BISD schools and also contained the story of the superior academic achieve...
Surge of kids crossing border means trouble
by Chip Latcham
Jun 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
What started as a trickle has turned into a steady, troubling flow. Articles in the national and international media have again turned the spotlight on Texas-Mexico border crossing problems. Last m...
Water warning came too late
Jun 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The state’s warning about turbidity in Beeville’s water supply reached us by telephone May 30, far too late for my wife and me to avoid consuming tap water disguised as iced tea in a local ...
City spring cleaning
May 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: We, J&M Lawn Service & Contracting would like to challenge/ask other contractors to get involved with the city’s spring cleaning by volunteering to help our community look nice. J&M is volu...
national news
A demonstrator protesting against the shooting of Michael Brown talks to the police in Ferguson, Missouri
Attorney General Eric Holder was visiting Ferguson, Missouri, on Wednesday, hours after nearly 50...
2014-08-20 14:36:22 -0500
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President Barack Obama expressed revulsion on Wednesday at the beheading of an American journalis...
2014-08-20 15:11:43 -0500
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Former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell arrives with his legal team for his trial in Richmond
By Gary Robertson RICHMOND Va. (Reuters) - Prosecutors in the bribery and corruption trial of for...
2014-08-20 14:37:04 -0500
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CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has met briefly with the officer in charge ...
2014-08-20 15:03:01 -0500
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