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Thank You
Editor: When I have traveled across the state and through other states, I have often wondered why my ancestors would have left so many other beautiful places, with lush fields and plentiful rainfal...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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FOG reponds to Amoles
Editor: Friends of George does not feel the need to defend ourselves against the ridiculous statements made by councilwoman Amoles in her last letter to the editor as we do not engage in attacks pe...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Response to Amoles
Editor: George West Councilwoman, Sandy Amoles, I have a confession to make. I am one of those ‘privileged’ people to which you refer in your last letter to the editor. I am privileged to count so ...
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Bulldogs new coverage
Editor: The Three Rivers Bulldogs dserve to be recognized and congratulated on an awesome football season. Their last game was on the KIII Blitz sports report from Corpus Christi. It was exciting t...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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The disgrace of FOG
Editor: I was at the GW City Hall this week and noticed that Mr. David Flores was working on some grant issues for the GWPD. I asked Mr. Flores why he was working as it is common knowledge that his...
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Repent
Editor: I’m so thankful Storyfest and the Liar’s Contest has come and gone again. (Halloween, too!). I can’t support activiteis that condone and encourage sinful behavior, no matter what the reason...
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LOCHC thanks
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Live Oak County Historical Commission (LOCHC) Chair Leslie Walker said the successful historical marker unveiling ceremonies this past Sunday, Sept. 21, in George West was attended by appro...
Thank you, City of George West
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I would like to congratulate the City of George West and the members of Live Oak Historical Commission for providing a wonderful centennial weekend. My family gathered to help our matriarch...
Questionable reporting
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: On Sept. 15, a public hearing was held concerning the 2014-2015 George West budget. Comments from the public are expected at a public hearing in case your reporter, Ben Tinsley, is unaware....
TR thanks
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: We would like to take this opportunity to thank the citizens of the City of Three Rivers, the City of Three Rivers employees and City Council, Tim Stroleny, operator for the sound system, M...
A tribute to Poochie-Boy
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I buried Poochie-Boy yesterday. (August 31). We’d been buddies since I first saw him wrapped around a tree, small, shivering, pathetic looking, one and a half years ago. No one with a heart...
Unhappy with coverage
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Publishers: I have lived in the George West area for over fifty years, and I have enjoyed reading the Progress for most of those years. We are a peaceful community, and there are many Hispanic-whit...
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Donna Salvaggio and a woman who gave her name as Reverend Jordan hug at a makeshift memorial at the site where two police officers were shot in the head in the Brooklyn borough of New York
By Laila Kearney and Edward McAllister NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Mayor Bill de Blasio faced t...
2014-12-21 18:34:33 -0600
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A man walks past some fresh graffiti very near the site where two police officers were shot in the head in the Brooklyn borough of New York
By Michelle Conlin (Reuters) - On December 13, as thousands of protesters mobbed the New York str...
2014-12-21 16:59:58 -0600
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Paul Ryan speaks at the Wall Street Journal's CEO Council meeting in Washington
By David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - When Republicans take full control of Congress on Jan. 6, ...
2014-12-22 00:07:45 -0600
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Man struck, killed by train in University City
Police are investigating after a man was struck and killed by a train in University City.
2014-12-22 06:49:13 -0600
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