Jim Wells County Newswire

Jim Wells County Newswire

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  1. All The Way with LBJ - How Midnight Voting Informs a Malaysian Corruption ScandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | JD Supra

    ... as the winning margin was provided sometime after the first results came, from a single voting precinct in Jim Wells County, Box 13, where Johnson astoundingly secured 202 previously uncounted votes that were somehow 'found'. It later turned out ...

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  2. Premont Man Found Dead, Suspect Charged with Capital MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2013 | KIII

    Jim Wells County authorities got a call Friday morning from a woman who said that her house had been ransacked and she found her 35-year old son dead. Now, 23-year old Ricardo Gonzalez has been charged with capital murder.

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  3. 60 Pounds of Cocaine Found During Traffic Stop in Jim Wells CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | KIII

    Jim Wells County deputies made a large cocaine bust during a routine traffic stop Thursday night on 281 near County Road 129. Authorities say a couple was driving north along 281 near County Road 129 when they were stopped by a sheriff's deputy.

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  4. 60 Pounds of Cocaine Found During Traffic Stop in Jim Wells CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | KIII

    Jim Wells County deputies made a large cocaine bust during a routine traffic stop Thursday night on 281 near County Road 129. Authorities say a couple was driving north along 281 near County Road 129 when they were stopped by a sheriff's deputy.

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  5. Premont Man Found Dead, Suspect Charged with Capital MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2013 | KIII

    Jim Wells County authorities got a call Friday morning from a woman who said that her house had been ransacked and she found her 35-year old son dead. Now, 23-year old Ricardo Gonzalez has been charged with capital murder.

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  6. Jim Wells County deputy remembered by communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Ray Ramon was many things to many people... father, friend, colleague. For the people of Jim Wells County, he was more than just a sheriff's deputy.

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  7. Jim Wells County mourns death of Chief DeputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Jim Wells county is feeling the loss of one of their own. Veteran Chief Deputy Ray Ramon passed away yesterday after a lengthy battle with cancer.

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  8. John Wells County deputy remembered by communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Ray Ramon was many things to many people... father, friend, colleague. For the people of Jim Wells County, he was more than just a sheriff's deputy.

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  9. Former Jim Wells County Chief Deputy Ray Ramon Passes AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | KIII

    He was well known in South Texas law enforcement circles, and on Tuesday many of those men and women who wear a badge mourned the death of Ray Ramon. Ramon was the chief deputy of the Jim Wells County Sheriff's Department.

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  10. City Council to consider open carry guidelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 10 | Amarillo.com

    Two sizeable signs outside City Council Chambers on Tuesday were hard to miss. They said firmly in large black letters "Handguns Prohibited" followed by the details. 14 comments

  11. Man Pleads Guilty to 2013 Premont MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 7 | KIII

    A plea bargain was reached between a murder suspect and the Jim Wells County District Attorney's Office Thursday that will send the man away to prison for 38 years. Back in December of 2013, 35-year old Michael Rodriguez was found stabbed to death inside his home on County Road 430 in Premont.

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  12. High Speed Chase Stretches Into Multiple CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2015 | KIII

    A wild high speed chase along Highway 44 lands one man in jail for evading and smuggling charges. DPS officials tell us the chase all unfolded in Jim Wells County just east of San Diego.

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  13. Nueces Co. Commissioners receive presentation on FEMA flood mapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... Flood Hazard Area , then you are not in a flood zone under the current FEMA designations A couple of Jim Wells County men already in jail on other charges are now facing capital murder charges for the killings of two men clearing brush back in ...

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  14. File Photo: May 12, 2015 (Danny Pacman Vega) Here is a look at David and Crosstown at 4 a.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... will begin at 9:15 a.m. Wednesday on the third floor of the Nueces County Courthouse. A couple of Jim Wells County men already in jail on other charges are now facing capital murder charges for the killings of two men clearing brush back in ...

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  15. Nueces County Commissioners will meet to discuss a settlement with the U.S. Department of Labor.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... Since deputies didn't sign off on the changes, the feds say the Sheriff's Office has to pay up. A couple of Jim Wells County men already in jail on other charges are now facing capital murder charges for the killings of two men clearing brush back ...

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  16. GOP debate analysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Assistant Professor of Political Science at Texas A&M Corpus Christi, Dr. David Smith sat in with us and gave us his opinions on the debate. A couple of Jim Wells County men already in jail on other charges are now facing capital murder charges for the killings of two men clearing brush back in October.Sheriff's Office investigators say Andres Garza and Michael Castro killed the victims while stealing their truck.

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  17. Can A Cruise Liner Come to South Texas? The Governor Wants to Find Out.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... in fact, interested. And this time, he's got the weight of the Governor's mansion, behind him. A couple of Jim Wells County men already in jail on other charges are now facing capital murder charges for the killings of two men clearing brush back in ...

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  18. 2 men entered this Snappy Foods brandishing handguns.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... amount of cash. Call police if you know anything that could help them find the robbers. A couple of Jim Wells County men already in jail on other charges are now facing capital murder charges for the killings of two men clearing brush back in ...

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  19. The season's most popular Christmas light decoration is disappearing from homes across North Texas.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    The Star Shower Laser Light is sold at retail stores for $40, but the demand is so high the item is sold out. A couple of Jim Wells County men already in jail on other charges are now facing capital murder charges for the killings of two men clearing brush back in October.Sheriff's Office investigators say Andres Garza and Michael Castro killed the victims while stealing their truck.

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  20. Capital murder charges filed for killings in Jim Wells CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Ximena and Scarlett Hernandez-Torres have a long journey ahead of them, but the prognosis for the two conjoined sisters is positive. Ximena and Scarlett Hernandez-Torres have a long journey ahead of them, but the prognosis for the two conjoined sisters is positive.

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