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KCEN-TV
HEB to Limit Blue Bell Purchases Starting MondaySuspect Named in Killing of Houston DeputySuspect Named in Killing of Houston D
HEB to Limit Blue Bell Purchases Starting Monday
KCEN-TV / Posted 6 hours ago
Suspect Named in Killing of Houston DeputySuspect Named in Killing of Houston Deputy HARRIS COUNTY -- Harris County Sheriff’s Deputy Darren Goforth was brutally gunned down while at a northwest Harris County gas station Friday evening, Sheriff Ron... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Texas Deputy Shot and Killed at Gas StationBaylor President Announces Next Steps in Rape InquiryBaylor President Announces
Texas Deputy Shot and Killed at Gas Station
KCEN-TV / Posted yesterday
Baylor President Announces Next Steps in Rape InquiryBaylor President Announces Next Steps in Rape Inquiry WACO -- Baylor University President Ken Starr has announced the next steps in the internal inquiry into the Ukwuachu rape case.More >> WACO... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Gas Prices Expected to Stay Low Through Labor Day Weekend CENTRAL TEXAS -- The statewide gas average for unleaded is now $2.27, but in
Gas Prices Expected to Stay Low Through Labor Day Weekend
KCEN-TV / Posted yesterday
CENTRAL TEXAS -- The statewide gas average for unleaded is now $2.27, but in central Texas you can find it for much lower than that.... Read more
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KCEN-TV
EXCLUSIVE: Biker Gangs Brawl in Port AransasPORT ARANSAS/WACO -- Waco's biker brawl appears to be far from over. Just three
EXCLUSIVE: Biker Gangs Brawl in Port Aransas
KCEN-TV / Posted 2 days ago
PORT ARANSAS/WACO -- Waco's biker brawl appears to be far from over. Just three months after the Twin Peaks shooting, KCEN confirmed, people who identify themselves as members of the Cossacks motorcycle gang claim to have been attacked by a group of... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Transportation Commission Awards Contract for New Port A FerryThe Texas Transportation Commission awarded Thursday a contract for the constru
Transportation Commission Awards Contract for New Port A Ferry
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 2 days ago
The Texas Transportation Commission awarded Thursday a contract for the construction of a new 28-vehicle ferry for Port Aransas. It will cost nearly $9 million to build. Work on the ferry is expected to start in the fall and should take about two... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Construction of new Port A ferry begins in fallPort Aransas will soon acquire a new, larger ferry after a contract was signed
Construction of new Port A ferry begins in fall
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 2 days ago
Port Aransas will soon acquire a new, larger ferry after a contract was signed Thursday by the Texas Transportation Commission, a release states. Southwest Shipyard in Houston will begin the construction of the new $9 million 28-vehicle ferry for... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Man pleads guilty to illegally selling red snapperA 30-year-old man pleaded guilty Thursday to illegally selling about 1,000 poun
Man pleads guilty to illegally selling red snapper
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 2 days ago
A 30-year-old man pleaded guilty Thursday to illegally selling about 1,000 pounds of red snapper caught in the Gulf of Mexico, a Department of Justice news release states. Christopher James Garcia, of Corpus Christi, admitted he violated federal law... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Port Aransas Beach Ranked No. 2 For Best Family Beach By Popular Travel SitePort Aransas beach was recently ranked No. 2 best vacation beach for families b
Port Aransas Beach Ranked No. 2 For Best Family Beach By Popular Travel Site
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 2 days ago
Port Aransas beach was recently ranked No. 2 best vacation beach for families by the popular vacation rental search engine site, tripping.com. Sarah Acosta was live for 3News First Edition at the beach in Port Aransas with the Port Aransas Chamber... Read more
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KBTX 3 Bryan/College Station
Four Blinn men’s basketball players sign with four-year universitiesThe Blinn College men’s basketball team is sending four recent graduates to con
Four Blinn men’s basketball players sign with four-year universities
KBTX 3 Bryan/College Station / Posted 3 days ago
The Blinn College men’s basketball team is sending four recent graduates to continue their playing careers at four-year universities. Lionheart Leslie (Houma, La.) signed with California State University-Fullerton, Jalan McCloud (Fort Worth) signed... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
New Orleans evacuee now happy in InglesideA month after Hurricane Katrina struck New Orleans, eight feet of water covered
New Orleans evacuee now happy in Ingleside
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 3 days ago
A month after Hurricane Katrina struck New Orleans, eight feet of water covered Jacquelyn Butler's neighborhood. Residents from ZIP code 70119, where Butler had resided about 5 years, were allowed to sift through ruins to salvage what they... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Year after fatal hit-and-run police wait on key witnessNearly a year after a Port Aransas man was killed during a hit-and-run, the acc
Year after fatal hit-and-run police wait on key witness
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 4 days ago
Nearly a year after a Port Aransas man was killed during a hit-and-run, the accused driver remains free. Dustin Willis, 26, was fatally hit by a pickup about 1 a.m. Oct. 12, and the driver fled, Port Aransas police have said. Police obtained a... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Farenthold plans 12-stop district tourU.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Corpus Christi, said he wants to meet with consti
Farenthold plans 12-stop district tour
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Corpus Christi, said he wants to meet with constituents from all corners of his district, and he's spending much of next week doing just that. The congressman announced a 12-stop town hall tour of the district in a news... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
MustangFest organizer: ‘lights on for safety’MustangFest organizers said State Highway 361 warrants enhanced safety measures
MustangFest organizer: ‘lights on for safety’
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 5 days ago
MustangFest organizers said State Highway 361 warrants enhanced safety measures. Tom Hartford, producer and founder of MustangFest, said the October event gathered close to 200 of the popular sports cars last year and drivers are instructed to... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Why No Seaweed This Year? Thank The Ocean Currents Says Texas A&M-Galveston Prof - GALVESTON Aug. 20 2015 – A year ago Galveston and parts of the Texas coast were awash with sargassum the technical name for seaweed as the stinky stuff made its ...GALVESTON, Aug. 20, 2015 – A year ago, Galveston and parts of the Texas coast w
Why No Seaweed This Year? Thank The Ocean Currents Says Texas A&M-Galveston Prof - GALVESTON Aug. 20 2015 – A year ago Galveston and parts of the Texas coast were awash with sargassum the technical name for seaweed as the stinky stuff made its ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
GALVESTON, Aug. 20, 2015 – A year ago, Galveston and parts of the Texas coast were awash with sargassum, the technical name for seaweed, as the stinky stuff made its way to shore and ruined a day on the sand for thousands of beachgoers. So where is... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Iconic Port Aransas surf shop Pat Magee's closing after 35 yearsAn iconic surf shop in the popular beach town of Port Aransas will shut its doo
Iconic Port Aransas surf shop Pat Magee's closing after 35 years
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
An iconic surf shop in the popular beach town of Port Aransas will shut its doors after more than 35 years. Pat Magee's Surf Shop, owned by 54-year-old surfer and longtime Port Aransas resident Pat Magee, is expected to close in a month, the Corpus... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Newcomer to Port Aransas finds plenty to enjoyAs a newly-minted Texan, I didn’t grow up building sandcastles on Port Aransas’
Newcomer to Port Aransas finds plenty to enjoy
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
As a newly-minted Texan, I didn’t grow up building sandcastles on Port Aransas’ coastline as many natives can claim. Nevertheless, the coastal village did the trick, charming me while transporting me to faraway, carefree beach vacations of... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
More town homes coming to Port APORT ARANSAS — A local home developer hopes his new "coastal brownstones" will
More town homes coming to Port A
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 14 days ago
PORT ARANSAS — A local home developer hopes his new "coastal brownstones" will bring a taste of the East Coast to Padre Island, which is in desperate need of more rental space. Ground was broken in mid July for what is being called Beachside, a... Read more
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Surfers Village
Mauli Ola Foundation launches Humuhumunukunukuapua’a TourEvents Introduce Natural Ocean Therapy to Children with Genetic Conditions Sur
Mauli Ola Foundation launches Humuhumunukunukuapua’a Tour
Surfers Village / Posted 17 days ago
Events Introduce Natural Ocean Therapy to Children with Genetic Conditions Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 12 August, 2015 - Aliso Viejo - From August 6-28, 2015 the Mauli Ola Foundation will be on its annual East Coast Tour from Texas to New York.... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Crossroads weekly fishing report• NORTH SABINE: Trout are fair to good under birds and pods of shad on soft pla
Crossroads weekly fishing report
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
• NORTH SABINE: Trout are fair to good under birds and pods of shad on soft plastics. Redfish are good under rafts of shad on topwaters. Redfish are good in the marsh on small topwaters. • SOUTH SABINE: Trout are fair to good under birds and pods of... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Officials: Schlitterbahn aids in economic growthProperty values in Nueces County have skyrocketed in recent years, and the addi
Officials: Schlitterbahn aids in economic growth
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 19 days ago
Property values in Nueces County have skyrocketed in recent years, and the addition of the "Hottest, Coolest Time in Texas" could mean that growth won't slow if Corpus Christi's biggest economic engines do. Chief Appraiser Ronnie Canales said Monday... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Shorts retirement uniform wasn’t “in” at Donie School Six and a half days a week my summer retirement uniform is shorts and a shirt with necessary pocket and a collar preferable. The other half day? That’s Sunday of c...Shorts retirement uniform wasn’t “in” at Donie School Six and a half days a we
Shorts retirement uniform wasn’t “in” at Donie School Six and a half days a week my summer retirement uniform is shorts and a shirt with necessary pocket and a collar preferable. The other half day? That’s Sunday of c...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
Shorts retirement uniform wasn’t “in” at Donie School Six and a half days a week, my summer retirement uniform is shorts and a shirt with necessary pocket and a collar preferable. The other half day? That’s Sunday, of course, and that means church.... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Obituaries:The news department publishes obituaries free on a space-available basis as a s
Obituaries:
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 20 days ago
The news department publishes obituaries free on a space-available basis as a service to readers. Raymond Crandall ARANSAS PASS — Raymond Crandall died Aug. 7, 2015. He was 84. Services are pending. Charlie Marshall Funeral Home Lloyd A.... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Obituaries:The news department publishes obituaries free on a space-available basis as a s
Obituaries:
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 21 days ago
The news department publishes obituaries free on a space-available basis as a service to readers. Amanda R. Bayarena Amanda Rae Bayarena died Aug. 6, 2015. She was 26. Rosary will be at 7 p.m. Aug. 9 at Maxwell P. Dunne Funeral Chapel. Mass will... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
CCISD officials encouraged by TEA ratingsAll Corpus Christi ISD high schools met state standards, according to Texas Edu
CCISD officials encouraged by TEA ratings
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 22 days ago
All Corpus Christi ISD high schools met state standards, according to Texas Education Agency preliminary accountability ratings released Friday, while 10 district schools aren't up to par. It was the second straight year that the high schools met... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Victoria East assistant promoted to head basketball coachPeter Staackmann has been around basketball most of his life. But he's about t
Victoria East assistant promoted to head basketball coach
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
Peter Staackmann has been around basketball most of his life. But he's about to become a head coach for the first time. Staackmann, 34, has been promoted from varsity assistant and junior varsity coach to head basketball coach at Victoria... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Throwback Thursday: Hurricane Celia damage, 1970How does a little camping sound about now? Sleeping outside in the Coastal Bend
Throwback Thursday: Hurricane Celia damage, 1970
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 23 days ago
How does a little camping sound about now? Sleeping outside in the Coastal Bend in August. Temperatures ranging from the mid 70s to mid 90s, relative humidity averaging 75 percent. Yeah, not high on my wish list either. Forty-five years ago, that... Read more
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The Austin Chronicle
The Sacred & the ProfaneA small Buddha and toy cannon jostle on the dashboard of Kevin Russell's Ford F
The Sacred & the Profane
The Austin Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
A small Buddha and toy cannon jostle on the dashboard of Kevin Russell's Ford F-150, pointed southeast to Port Aransas down Highway 181. Doug Sahm blares on the stereo and Russell sings along to "At the Crossroads," hitting the soulful high notes as... Read more
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Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post
'Round-up for Ruger' slated for Saturday night in HarperThe friends and family of Brian Rowan and Lindsay Fisk are holding a “Round-Up
'Round-up for Ruger' slated for Saturday night in Harper
Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post / Posted 24 days ago
The friends and family of Brian Rowan and Lindsay Fisk are holding a “Round-Up for Ruger” from 6-10 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 8, at the Headwaters Pavilion in Harper. Headwaters Pavilion is located on 229 Ranch Road 783 South. Proceeds from the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
S.A. foodies asked to pick best Texas restaurantsPhoto By BILLY CALZADA/Express-News file photo Jeret Pena, of The Esquire pour
S.A. foodies asked to pick best Texas restaurants
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 24 days ago
Photo By BILLY CALZADA/Express-News file photo Jeret Pena, of The Esquire pours Tenneyson into a drink called the Corpse Reviver No. 69, which also contains Absinthe Royale, St. Germain, orange liqueur and lemon. April 5 2011. BILLY CALZADA /... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Crab stack salad perfect beginning of a light mealWe had a perfect middle-aged weekend with some of our middle-aged friends talki
Crab stack salad perfect beginning of a light meal
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
We had a perfect middle-aged weekend with some of our middle-aged friends talking about middle-aged things. We discussed tiredness and whether taking naps were necessary or beneficial. I don't recall talking about hearing loss or hearing aids,... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Officials: County parks getting upgradesCounty residents can expect several park improvements to get underway, some as
Officials: County parks getting upgrades
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 25 days ago
County residents can expect several park improvements to get underway, some as early as summer, officials said. The Nueces County Board of Park Commissioners allocated $4.5 million of combined park board funds and county bond money for facility... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Crossroads weekly fishing report• NORTH SABINE: Trout are fair to good under birds and pods of shad on soft pla
Crossroads weekly fishing report
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 26 days ago
• NORTH SABINE: Trout are fair to good under birds and pods of shad on soft plastics. Redfish are good under rafts of shad on topwaters. Redfish are good in the marsh on small topwaters. • SOUTH SABINE: Trout are fair to good under birds and pods of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Oil prices slide as worries about global supply glut mountFILE - In this July 21, 2015 file photo, an oil tanker passes a fisherman as it
Oil prices slide as worries about global supply glut mount
Stamford Advocate / Posted 26 days ago
FILE - In this July 21, 2015 file photo, an oil tanker passes a fisherman as it enters a channel near Port Aransas, Texas, heading for the Port of Corpus Christi. The price of oil slid Monday, Aug. 3, 2015, as traders braced for softer demand amid an... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Oil prices slide as worries about global supply glut mountFILE - In this July 21, 2015 file photo, an oil tanker passes a fisherman as it
Oil prices slide as worries about global supply glut mount
Connecticut Post / Posted 26 days ago
FILE - In this July 21, 2015 file photo, an oil tanker passes a fisherman as it enters a channel near Port Aransas, Texas, heading for the Port of Corpus Christi. The price of oil slid Monday, Aug. 3, 2015, as traders braced for softer demand amid an... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Break in warm weather produces impressive catchesGreen tides encouraged acres of mullet and menhaden to find refuge on the Pass
Break in warm weather produces impressive catches
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
Green tides encouraged acres of mullet and menhaden to find refuge on the Pass Cavallo flat. The distinct aroma of watermelon hit my nostrils as a pair of oily slicks the size of a trampoline appeared on the surface. I couldn't put my boots and belt... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Search for a new police chief beginsCORPUS CHRISTI - Finalists in the running for Corpus Christi's new police chief
Search for a new police chief begins
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 30 days ago
CORPUS CHRISTI - Finalists in the running for Corpus Christi's new police chief are expected late November, city officials said. The search, after being delayed to allow city and department officials to mourn, was began this month, Assistant City... Read more

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