Bee County Newswire (Page 7)

Bee County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Bee County, TX. (Page 7)

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  1. Jailhouse rollingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | The Countywide

    It took two months, $8,000 and then about 15 minutes to move what is believed to be the original Bee County Jail one-tenth of a mile to its new home on Wednesday. Workers were in a hurry to finish before the expected rains.

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  2. SWAT storms home to end standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | The Countywide

    ... incident quickly turned into a standoff situation and SWAT officers from the Texas Department of Public Safety, Bee County Sheriff's Office and Beeville Police Department were called to the scene. TreviA o said firefighters with the Beeville ...

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  3. Inviting text ends in shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | The Countywide

    ... were any warrants on file for them. The Beeville Police Department dispatcher radioed back and said that the Bee County Sheriff's Office did have an outstanding arrest warrant for the suspected shooter, Cody Saenz, on a charge of possession of ...

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  4. Lassmann says dedication to job puts him above ... 18 minutes ago...Read the original story

    Jan 14, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... who could not make the first one. Lassmann, an assistant district attorney in the DA's office has two opponents - Bee County assistant district attorney Terry Breen and defense attorney A. Jay Condie, both of Cuero. Probably my 26 years experience ...

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  5. BCALC trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | The Countywide

    Bee County Adult Literacy Council will hold a free training on Saturday, Jan. 16, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Coastal Bend College for anyone interested in becoming a volunteer tutor.

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  6. Breen: Trial experience makes him better DA candidate 5 hours from nowRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    A second media day will be held later this month for invited candidates who could not make the first one. Breen, an assistant district attorney in Bee County, has two opponents - assistant district attorney Robert Lassmann and defense attorney A. Jay Condie, both of Cuero.

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  7. Terry Breen Lives in Goliad Wo an hour ago Editor's...Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... candidates who could not make the first one. The primaries are March 1. Breen, an assistant district attorney in Bee County, has two opponents - assistant district attorney Robert Lassmann and defense attorney A. Jay Condie, both of Cuero. Well, I'm ...

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  8. Bee County Courthouse Closed for TrainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | KIII

    Many residents got quite the surprise Wednesday in Beeville when they showed up to the county courthouse to find that it was closed down for the day. Workers were undergoing mandatory countywide training, and some of that included what to do in case of an active shooter.

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  9. BCJLHS adult entriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | The Countywide

    The Bee County Junior Livestock and Homemakers Show is seeking entries for the adult division. Entry forms can be picked up at the Extension Office or downloaded at www.bcjlhs.com.

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  10. Cold weather may bring - ice flowers' to Bee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | The Countywide

    Frostweed is a common wildflower in Texas and surrounding states. It grows up during the summer, defying heat and drought, and flowers in the fall.

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  11. Where can all the good guns go?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | The Countywide

    ... would be off limits to individuals carrying handguns, open or concealed. There are three courtrooms in the Bee County Courthouse. District court cases are tried in two courtrooms on the second floor. Silvas said that she wants to ensure the safety ...

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  12. Driving economic growth - " Tourism is keyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | The Countywide

    ... there is a sustainable natural resource that can be a stable source of income for businesses. Recently hired Bee County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Tracy Florence said that increasing tourism will help local businesses continue to grow ...

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  13. One dies in Friday night collision on SH 202Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | The Countywide

    A 71-year-old Woodsboro man was killed in a three-vehicle accident on State Highway 202 Friday night in Bee County. According to Texas Department of Public Safety accident investigators, the victim was killed when the Chevrolet pickup he was driving was struck head-on by a Chevrolet Suburban driven by a woman at about 8:30 p.m. The report filed by troopers said the 71-year-old man, Mario Garcia, was driving west in the eastbound lane at the time of the accident.

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  14. Open carry kept under wrapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2016 | The Countywide

    Texans seemed to greet the advent of the new open carry law with a huge yawn on Friday, Jan. 1. That was the first day Texans were allowed to carry a handgun in the open if they had a valid concealed handgun license. Neither the Bee County Sheriff's Office nor the Beeville Police Department reported any calls from concerned citizens about a civilian walking around with a gun exposed.

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  15. Joe Torres carries S-T past PettusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2016 | The Countywide

    ... on the floor on Tuesday night when the Pettus Eagles hosted Highway 181 rival Skidmore-Tynan in the battle for Bee County small-school supremacy. One of them stood out about all the others, though. That one was S-T junior Joe Torres. The lanky ...

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  16. Skidmore robbery linked to Corpus bank heistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | The Countywide

    Bee County Sheriff Carlos Carrizales Jr. announced this week that police in Corpus Christi have arrested a 39-year-old suspect in the Dec. 27 robbery of the Dollar General Store in Skidmore. Investigators with the Sheriff's Office will continue to investigate the incident to make sure they can charge Kenneth Burk with the crime.

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  17. Schools receive TEA report cardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | The Countywide

    Bee County school districts and St. Mary's Academy received their annual report cards in December from the Texas Education Agency. All districts were rated "Met Standard."

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  18. Police arrest second suspect in liquor store robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | The Countywide

    ... Monday in the 300 block of West Walton, but officers were unable to locate Banda at the time. A check with the Bee County Jail revealed that Municipal Judge Joe Salinas had set a $10,000 bond on Rodriguez. No bond had been set for Banda by press ...

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  19. The once and future judgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | The Countywide

    ... the first woman to fill that position and was given high praise by all those on the court. "It is amazing it took Bee County this long to appoint or elect a woman county judge," she said after the appointment. Her qualifications fit that of a judge. ...

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  20. Goal: Writing a novel in NaNo secondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | The Countywide

    Bee County Public Library IT Specialist Charlie Cooke wrote a 50,000-word novel in one month last November as part of a National Novel Writing Month contest. This was his second attempt.

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