Gonzales County Newswire

Gonzales County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Gonzales County, TX.

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  1. More bankruptcies sweep over hurting industry 8 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 15 | The Victoria Advocate

    Another three companies with a combined $11 billion in debt declared bankruptcy this week - including one with major acreage in Lavaca and Gonzales counties. Linn Energy, Chaparral Energy and Penn Virginia Corporation all went into Chapter 11 this week.

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  2. Penn Virginia goes bankrupt; oil/gas operations unchanged 11 minutes...Read the original story

    Thursday May 12 | The Victoria Advocate

    Penn Virginia Corporation, which operates mainly in Lavaca and Gonzales counties, declared bankruptcy Thursday, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchanges Commission. It is the latest in a string of independent oil and gas explorers who have had to use Chapter 11 proceedings to attempt to escape from billions of dollars in debt accrued during the U.S. shale oil boom.

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  3. Texas veteran recalls helping liberate WWII death campRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... camp system from 1938 to 1945, and at least 95,000 died there, 14,000 of them Jews. Phelps' journey from a Gonzales County ranch to the gates of Mauthausen was a bit of an accident. At 17, he entered Army Air Corps boot camp in 1944 at Sheppard ...

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  4. Texas veteran recalls helping liberate WWII death campRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... camp system from 1938 to 1945, and at least 95,000 died there, 14,000 of them Jews. Phelps' journey from a Gonzales County ranch to the gates of Mauthausen was a bit of an accident. At 17, he entered Army Air Corps boot camp in 1944 at Sheppard ...

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  5. Alice Ivey SandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | The Wilson County News

    ... , Larry Ivey. A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, May 11, at 10 a.m. in the Leesville Cemetery in Gonzales County, with the Rev. Michael Cowey officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of one's choice.

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  6. Gregorio Cortez, the myth and the manRead the original story

    Saturday May 7 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... instead. In self-defense, Gregorio drew his gun, and his aim was deadly. Stopping at a friend's place in Gonzales County, he faced a posse led by the Gonzales County sheriff. Again, shots were fired, and Cortez killed the sheriff. Cortez was now a ...

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  7. John Wesley 'Spider' BrooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | The Wilson County News

    ... funeral chapel, with the Rev. Michael Cowey officiating. Interment will follow in the Leesville Cemetery in Gonzales County. Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of one's choice.

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  8. John Wesley 'Spider' BrooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | The Wilson County News

    ... neral Chapel, Nixon *Funeral Service: Thursday, 2 p.m. in the funeral chapel *Interment: Leesville Cemetery, Gonzales County *Memorials: May be made to a charity of one's choice *Services entrusted to: Finch Funeral Chapel, Nixon, 830-582-1521

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  9. Elder BrooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | The Wilson County News

    ... Junior Brooks, Ruby McMickle, and Doris McMeans *Visitation: Tuesday, April 19, 1 p.m., Leesville Cemetery, Gonzales County *Graveside Service: Tuesday, 2 p.m., in the cemetery *Memorials: Faith Temple of Nixon, P.O. Box 102, Leesville, TX 78122 ...

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  10. Refugio E. Pe aRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | The Wilson County News

    ... 94, of Smiley, Texas, passed away Thursday, April 7, 2016, in Gonzales. He was born on July 4, 1921, in Gonzales County to Felix and Ezekiala (Espinosa) Pena. Refugio was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Steve Joseph Pena; brothers Locario, ...

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  11. Congressman visits with school leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    ... which is anchored in Cameron County in the southernmost tip of Texas and runs nearly 300 miles north to Gonzales County. Having a pet is a lot of responsibility, and we'll help by giving you lots of tips and tricks! More>> Every Sudoku has a unique ...

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  12. Congressman visits with school leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    ... which is anchored in Cameron County in the southernmost tip of Texas and runs nearly 300 miles north to Gonzales County. Having a pet is a lot of responsibility, and we'll help by giving you lots of tips and tricks! More>> Every Sudoku has a unique ...

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  13. Vela prompts largest turnout for - Coffee With' sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    ... is anchored here in Cameron County, in the southernmost tip of Texas, and runs nearly 300 miles north to Gonzales County. In Congress, he has been a strong advocate for immigrant rights, education programs including Head Start and Pell Grants for ...

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  14. Roberta 'Bertie' Meneley DettmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | The Wilson County News

    ... were the norm then, and children from families of one were pitied. Later the family moved to Wrightsboro in Gonzales County. It was there that Bertie started school. After the death of Johnny, one of her older brothers, the family moved to the ...

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  15. Repost: Texas River Tracing: San MarcosRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | Austin American Statesman

    ... water snake. Not so scary. Our last glimpse of the San Marcos was from a high bridge reached from a lonely Gonzales County road. The wood slats were breaking up and the steel spikes rattled in their holes. The whole experience rattled me too, as I ...

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  16. Seidenberger seeks reelection to Precinct 1 seatRead the original story

    Feb 29, 2016 | Seguin Daily News

    ... came through Precinct 1 and then one point three of them connected together. Two of them were parallel from Gonzales County through Precinct 1 and right to the connect point. I said, 'this doesn't make sense. It doesn't pass the rule of common ...

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  17. Unlikely partnership sprouts between parties involved in lawsuit 34...Read the original story

    Feb 24, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... day The Aransas Project dropped out of a contested case against a permit GBRA needs to build a reservoir in Gonzales County. Blackburn said The Aransas Project's decision to drop out of the case was not directly linked to his deal with West. "I ...

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  18. Purchase of Texas Water Alliance Moves GBRA Closer to Starting Mid-Basin ProjectRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    ... project in the region in several decades. GBRA officials applied for an off-channel surface water permit in Gonzales County that would add 50,000 ac/ft. of water. The TCEQ executive director prepared a "draft" permit for Mid-Basin Project. GBRA ...

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  19. MoreRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2016 | Seguin Daily News

    The building that delivers water pumped from the Carrizo-Wilcox Aquifers in Gonzales County over to taps here in Seguin will soon be named after former Seguin City Councilman Rodger Weyel. The Seguin City Council on Tuesday agreed to name the terminus building at the city's water plant in Starcke Park after Weyel.

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  20. Bakken Update: EOG Well Pad Produces Revenue Over $200 Million In 2.5 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | The US Market Blog

    EOG's early well results in Gonzales County have had huge success, leading to its uses in the Bakken and Permian. The large volumes of sand/foot seems to show significantly better source rock stimulation.

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