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January 25, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Water line causes issues in Bishop

The unusual placement of a water line to a home on the east side of U.S. More...

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Sports

Lady Badgers work the paint, run away from Fal

It may have taken a little longer than usual to secure the lead, but the Bishop Lady Badgers ended up running away from the Falfurrias Belles Tuesday for a 57-34 victory. More...

Another close district game slips away from Badgers late against Jerseys

The Bishop Badgers traded the lead with the Falfurrias Jerseys all game long Tuesday, but in the end it was the Jerseys who made the plays late to come away with a 60- 51 win. More...

Trio of Bishop football players named to all-state academic team

The Bishop Badgers had three players earn all-state academic recognition for this past football season from the Texas High School Coaches Association. More...

Editorial

Drug Facts Awareness Week

Every year the National Institute of Drug Abuse sponsors drug facts awareness week during the last week of January. More...

Lessons learned from the livestock show

Inside today’s edition, you will find a special section devoted to the 2015 Kleberg Kenedy County Junior Livestock Show. More...

The Texas Water Development Board

On Jan. 6 I attended a presentation in Beeville by Bech Bruun who is one of three members on the Texas Water Development Board. Bech gave an overview of the board and several of its programs. More...

Candidates sought for Bishop city, school board elections

The filing period for individuals to seek a place on the May 9 ballot for elections scheduled for the Bishop City Council and Bishop Consolidated Independent School District will open Jan. 28, election officials said on Wednesday. More...

Kingsville police seek help investigating arson

Kingsville police are seeking the public’s help in identifying whoever is responsible for the attempted arson of a vehicle in the 200 block of N. Ninth St. early Monday morning. More...

Deadline looms for property taxes

Kleberg County Tax Assessor-Collector Melissa De La Garza is reminding home and property owners to pay their taxes by the end of the month to avoid being hit with additional penalties and fees. More...

Ricardo ISD weighing projects

The Ricardo Independent School District Board of Trustees have taken a step forward with possible future construction projects for the school district at their monthly meeting on Wednesday. More...

News

Kingsville entrepreneurs profit from conference

Undaunted by nearfreezing January temperatures and recently, emerging Kingsville entrepreneurs and small business owners attended the 2015 JOB Small Business Conference at the College of Business Administration building on the campus of Texas A&M More...

Emergency Farm Loan applications being accepted

Applications for emergency farm loans for damages and losses caused by drought Jan. 1, 2014 and continuing are being accepted at the Farm Service Agency office located in Alice, Roel Garza said recently. More...

USDA-NRCS selects first projects of new, innovative program

Texas State Conservationist Salvador Salinas this week announced over $10 million in funding for two new and innovative projects funded through USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service’s Regional Conservation Partnership Program, or RCPP. More...

Education

TAMUK students honored on president’s list, dean’s list and honor roll

Texas A&M University- Kingsville has released the names of the students who made the President’s List, Dean’s List and Honor Roll for the fall 2014 semester. More...

Perez Elementary students celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

The cadets of J.R. Perez Elementary participated in the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. parade to honor the legacy and memory of one of America’s most influential civil rights leaders. More...

Students gather crops from school garden

Second and third grade students from Santa Gertrudis School picked vegetables from their fall garden, which was planted back in September and tended to by students throughout the past four months. More...

Family

Gandy - Mathews

Mr. and Mrs. Wes Gandy of Kingsville are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Malyssa Paige Gandy, to Thomas (Tripp) Mathews, son of Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Mathews of Boerne. The bride-elect is a 2010 graduate of the St. More...

Obituaries

Erven Edward Weathers

Erven Edward Weathers, 73, of Kingsville, died Monday, Jan. 19, 2015 in Corpus Christi. He was born Dec. 7, 1940 to Clifton Edward and Martha Jane Weathers in Falfurrias. More...

Modesto S. Gonzalez Jr.

Modesto S. Gonzalez Jr., 65, passed away on January 21, 2015. He was born on June 13, 1949 in Kingsville, Texas to the late Modesto Gonzalez Sr. and Dominga Gonzalez. He married his wife on Feb. 15, 1973. More...

Carolyn McDaniels

Carolyn McDaniels, 71, of Kingsville, died Monday, Jan. 19, 2015 in Kingsville. She was born July 30, 1943 in Corpus Christi to Jerry Bollom and Madelena Prochaska Bollom. More...

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