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Texas Mile and HOT funds
Editor: I read the article in the paper about the Texas Mile HOT (hotel occupancy tax) fund requests. I don’t want to see the event go away. I’m wondering if Shannon Matus or Texas Mile staff has m...
Mar 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fairness for corrections officers
Editor: As a corrections officer, I take off for work every morning uncertain of what troubles the day will bring. Inmate attacks, escapes and keeping our surrounding community safe are my prioriti...
Mar 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nepotism at CBC
Editor: I appreciate your (Feb. 25) article, addressing the nepotism concern at Coastal Bend College. I am amazed at the lack of substantive inquiry on the part of (County Attorney Mike) Knight and...
Mar 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Help sought for mission trip
Editor: I am an active member at New Life Church in Beeville. I attend Coastal Bend College and I’m in the ECD program. I am getting my certificate in ECD in order to know how to care for children ...
Mar 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Concealed in class’ response, Part 2
Editor: (Continued from Wednesday’s issue in response to the “Concealed in class” article in the Saturday, Feb. 21, issue of the Bee-Picayune): Kevin Behr (Coastal Bend College director of technica...
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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SMACS Race For Education fun run
Editor: St. Mary’s Charter School is preparing for its 2nd annual Race For Education fun run on Thursday, March 5. Last year, students raised enough money to purchase a new playground. This year, t...
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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CHL article thoughts
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Regarding the article “Concealed in Class,” by Bill Clough, I wish to provide a different perspective pertaining to the Campus Carry bill. The article was correct in stating that the issue ...
Calling Chief Rodgers
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: What a beautiful memory. Today (Saturday) at 3 p.m., over the scanner came three calls for Chief Robert Rodgers Pettus/Tuleta Volunteer Fire Department, then after a few moments of silence ...
‘Concealed in class’ response, Part 1
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Well, I have to hand it to several of the people quoted in the “Concealed in class” article in the Saturday, Feb. 21, issue of the Bee-Pic, it had something for everyone including sexist an...
Misremembering
Feb 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Oh no! (NBC News anchor) Brian Williams lied? Really! He finally got caught. Oh wait, he didn’t really lie. He just misremembered? Really! Misremembered! Well, he’s in good company. Right u...
Leaking roof at Boys and Girls Club
Feb 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Tonight at the Beeville Boys and Girls Club, children are playing basketball with towels on floor due to a leaking roof. Why would we jeopardize children this way? Where do all the donation...
Debunk the lies; expose the liars
Feb 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The Democrats have been lying, creating false images (Republicans’ war on women, Republicans’ war on the poor, etc.) in order to brainwash and manipulate the public into voting for them. Th...
national news
A Los Angeles commuter train that struck a vehicle on the tracks near the University of Southern California campus, is seen in this picture in Los Angeles
By Michael Fleeman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A Los Angeles commuter train struck a car that turned ...
2015-03-28 16:08:42 -0500
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(Reuters) - Three Alabama university students were among seven people shot, several critically in...
2015-03-28 18:50:37 -0500
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Demonstrators gather to protest a controversial religious freedom bill in Indianapolis
Thousands of people marched in Indiana's largest city on Saturday to protest a state law that sup...
2015-03-28 19:12:54 -0500
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This Saturday, March 28, 2015 photo shows a rental home, foreground, along Thomas Drive in Panama City Beach, Fla. where seven people were injured in an early morning shooting during a house party. (AP Photo/News Herald, Heather Leiphart) MANDATORY CREDIT: NEWS HERALD, HEATHER LEIPHART
PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Seven people were injured, some critically, during an early-mornin...
2015-03-28 19:59:41 -0500
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