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Thanks for cracking theft ring
Thanks for cracking theft ring Editor: We would like to thank the Bee County Sheriff’s Office for their recent theft ring bust in the Bee County area. Thank you all for your hard work that led to t...
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Basic rights
Editor: The Houston mayor suspected that a group of Houston pastors were, shockingly, preaching biblical truth. In order to confirm her suspicion of this vile hate speech, she subpoenaed their serm...
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Open letter in light of Ebola concerns
Editor: This is an open letter to the families of African origin whose children attended classes in administration offices to ensure their safety from the effects of Ebola rumors. The congregation ...
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Retired school personnel needed
Editor: We are with the Bee County Retired School Personnel (BCRSP), the local unit of Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA). We are reaching out to all retired school personnel because TRTA an...
Oct 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Equal pay for equal work?
Editor: I recently sat through a committee meeting that was to decide if we could recommend raising pay for three of the four elected county officials because the heads of those offices felt they s...
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Political signs stolen
Editor: Although the general election is more than six weeks away (Nov. 4), the “dirty tricks” have already begun. I am helping my brother, County Judge David Silva, with his re-election campaign. ...
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. James Church offers thanks
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: St. James Catholic Church would like to thank all the businesses and individuals who sponsored their poster for the Fiesta held Sept. 7. Special thanks also to everyone who donated their ti...
Lott-Canada offers thanks
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The Lott-Canada Reunion Committee would like to thank the following people and merchants who helped in making our reunion a success. H-E-B for the school supplies which were given to the ch...
St. Philip’s School thanks
Sep 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: St. Philip’s Episcopal Church and School would like to give a huge thank you to the First National Bank of Beeville for the wonderful “taco breakfast” that was provide for our teacher durin...
Spousal/domestic abuse
Sep 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The Baltimore Raven’s Ray Rice spousal abuse case dramatically highlights the violence that can be wrought on families by abusive individuals. We cannot lose sight of the fact that this is ...
PISD thanks
Sep 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Pettus ISD would like to thank the following for making the start of the new school year a success: First Baptist Church-Pettus, Methodist Church-Pettus, South Texas Children’s Home-Pettus,...
FMC thanks
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: FMC Elementary would like to thank Approved Money Center in Beeville for their gracious donation of $250. The money will help us improve student learning for all! Again, thank you for all y...
national news
Students and family members reunite at Shoultes Gospel Hall after a student opened fire at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Washington
By Eric M. Johnson and Victoria Cavaliere MARYSVILLE Wash. (Reuters) - A student shot dead a fema...
2014-10-24 19:48:37 -0500
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Cleaning crews with "Bio Recovery Corporation" prepare to work at the building where Dr. Craig Spencer lives in New York
By Ellen Wulfhorst and David Morgan NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New York and New Jersey will ...
2014-10-24 19:45:09 -0500
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SACRAMENTO Calif. (Reuters) - Two California sheriff's deputies were killed and two others were w...
2014-10-24 19:32:08 -0500
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School gunman was Homecoming prince, students say
A student recently crowned freshman class Homecoming prince walked into his Seattle-area high sch...
2014-10-24 19:49:31 -0500
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