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  1. FEMA grant supports Corpus Christi beach restorationRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Federal Emergency Management Agency

    Areas of Corpus Christi North Beach that were affected by Hurricane Harvey-caused erosion will be restored through a Texas General Land Office project funded largely by a grant from FEMA. During Hurricane Harvey storm surge caused erosion to about 7,000 feet of North Beach, an engineered beach between the Corpus Christi Ship Channel and Rincon Channel in Corpus Christi.

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  2. IWA hosts mass to celebrate life of Dr. Hector P. GarciaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | KIII

    On Wednesday a special mass was held at Incarnate Word Academy in Garcia's honor. Students gathered at the chapel to pay tribute to Garcia's legacy.

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  3. Artist didn't allow disability to keep him from dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | The Victoria Advocate

    Fuentes was diagnosed with cerebral palsy as a youngster, but used his disability to his advantage in pursuing an art career. "That's what drives me," said Fuentes, whose "Just Not in for the Parking: Portraits of Past and Present" exhibit is on display at Victoria College's Fine Arts Gallery through Sept.

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  4. Couple celebrates milestones in life, loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | The Victoria Advocate

    Joseph Helms, 89, and his wife, Ola, 85, hold hands as they sit on their back porch at their home. Helms has been a pastor for the past 68 years, and he and his wife have been married for 65 years.

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  5. Dr. Hector P. Garcia's Texas Recognition Day CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | KIII

    The Dr. Hector P. Garcia Memorial Foundation invites the public to Incarnate Word Academy for a special Mass in celebration of his life and contributions in support of Civil Rights. Later that day a Piano Concert will be held at the Texas A&M University- Corpus Christi from 6-9 p.m. at the Performing Arts Center.

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  6. Seniors participate in Ageless Art program at TAMUCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | KIII

    Some senior citizens in the Coastal Bend are doing Ageless Art. It's an art program being held thanks to a grant from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.

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  7. Habitat for Humanity to open office in Refugio CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... Cornejo pointed to a study from the South Texas Economic Development Center, part of Texas A&M University Corpus Christi, that concluded 70 percent of Refugio County's housing stock was damaged by Harvey. Dorey Williams, director of the Refugio ...

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  8. There are several bins around the campus that you can drop off any cans or packages of food.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | KIII

    Izzy's Food Pantry is a place where students at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi can go if they need some help paying for groceries, but currently, they are in need of donations The pantry is generally stocked with non-perishable food items that students can grab on their way home from class or on the weekends, but their supplies are running low. Since 2017 when Izzy's Food Pantry opened they have helped over 700 students but because of increased demand and a recent expansion they need help filling its shelves.

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  9. New program helps TAMU-CC nursing studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | KIII

    The Wesley Community Center is helping the nursing student at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi get hands-on experience with younger patients through a new partnership. The partnership between the center and the TAMU-CC nursing program started Aug. 27 allowing students to help with wellness checks as well as getting to interact with the kids.

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  10. Dr. Carmen Serrata to give keynote address at National Hispanic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    Dr. Carmen Serrata, project manager for College Advising Plus , will be the keynote speaker at the 2018 National Hispanic Education Summit that be held on the Ashland University campus on Wednesday, Oct. 24. The summit is presented by the Faith and Education Coalition of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference. Sarah Ancel had been announced as the keynote speaker for the event, but had to cancel due to a scheduling conflict.

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  11. Small fire breaks out at Miramar ApartmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 3 | KIII

    A small fire broke out Monday afternoon at the Miramar Apartment when one of the dorm's bathroom caught on fire. The Corpus Christi Fire Department was called out to Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi after the resident advisor at the dorms smelled smoked and immediately called department.

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  12. VC to host opening reception for artist's exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 1 | The Victoria Advocate

    Artist David Fuentes will have this painting and other works on exhibit at Victoria College's Fine Arts Gallery in September. Artist David Fuentes will have this painting and other works on exhibit at Victoria College's Fine Arts Gallery in September.

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  13. CCPD: Woman runs red light, causes three-car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 29 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    A woman driving a white SUV was driving south on Ennis Joslin Road when officers on the scene said she ran a red light. The SUV crashed into a black sedan that was taking a left on Ennis Joslin toward Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, and then hit a truck that was stopped at the stop light.

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  14. Finalist for Denton police chief withdrawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    City officials said Wednesday that one of their six finalists for the police chief job withdrew his application from being considered for the position left behind by Lee Howell earlier this year. Kevin Kolbye, the assistant police chief of the Arlington Police Department, took his name out of the running, city officials said.

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  15. Council approves TAMUCC naming project for Water's Edge ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | KIII

    Coastal Bend residents can get ready to see the green and blue of Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi at Water's Edge Park downtown. City Council approved Tuesday the Water's Edge naming project.

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  16. Ladder of Success: From school custodian to superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    In 2015, Premont ISD was close to being shut down by the Texas Education Agency. Now, the district is celebrating a B grade under the state's new accountability rating system.

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  17. Worst-case scenario for House GOP is 70-seat wipeoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | The Hill

    If that pattern holds in November, the worst-case scenario for the GOP is a truly historic wipeout of as many as 72 House seats, according to The Hill's analysis of special election results and congressional and presidential returns from 2016. That would mark the deepest decline for either party in a single election cycle since Harry Truman ran against the "Do Nothing Congress" in 1948.

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  18. Texas among states facing measles outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | KIII

    Professionals say more people are visiting the U.S. from places where there are not requirements to be vaccinated against measles, posing a serious threat to individuals who are not vaccinated or live with a compromised immune system. Doctors said the best way to stay healthy is taking preventative measures like vaccinations, saying that measles is so contagious that all cases, whether it's 20 or 200, are watched closely.

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  19. Edinburg artist works through grief with cartoonsRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2018 | The Brownsville Herald

    Ramirez's mother, Esperanza, died last November. He has a framed photograph of her near his workspace and recalls her being one of his biggest fans and followers since his childhood days.

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  20. Edinburg artist works through grief with cartoonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2018 | TheMonitor.com

    The creations of RamA3n Ramirez of Edinburg, an artist and cartoonist who has lent his talents to celebrities and media organizations. The creations of RamA3n Ramirez of Edinburg, an artist and cartoonist who has lent his talents to celebrities and media organizations.

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