Jim Wells County Newswire

Jim Wells County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jim Wells County, TX.

Results 1 - 20 of 274 in Jim Wells County, TX

  1. Hamer relentlessly tracked Bonnie and ClydeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

    ... for a dead bank robber and not one caught alive. One of Hamer's final investigations involved the infamous Jim Wells County "Precinct 13" election results from the 1948 Texas Senate race, which featured an up-and-coming politician named Lyndon ...

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  2. Texas oil town considers plan for immigrant detention centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... government has contracted to open two of the country's three family immigration centers in South Texas. Jim Wells County commissioners held a public meeting at the fairgrounds, inviting representatives from Serco, the company hoping to contract with ...

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  3. Tranquil and tropicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... us keeping us on the very hot and dry side Thursday through Sunday. The Alice Police Department and the Jim Wells County Sheriff's Office say a threat was made Sunday night outside the Jim Wells County Jail. The Alice Police Department and the Jim ...

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  4. Son of deputy killed in Baton Rouge proud of father's final actRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... that shooter could see what he's done to these families! My family." The Alice Police Department and the Jim Wells County Sheriff's Office say a threat was made Sunday night outside the Jim Wells County Jail. The Alice Police Department and the Jim ...

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  5. Veterans Services has moved to the new RTA building across from City Hall.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... being so close now to the bus station is perfect for our veterans." The Alice Police Department and the Jim Wells County Sheriff's Office say a threat was made Sunday night outside the Jim Wells County Jail. The Alice Police Department and the Jim ...

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  6. Thunder full moon risingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... low of 76. Thursday will be dry mostly sunny and baking hot with a high The Alice Police Department and the Jim Wells County Sheriff's Office say a threat was made Sunday night outside the Jim Wells County Jail. West Oso ISD may be getting a new ...

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  7. Thieves steal tools from Beeville Habitat for Humanity homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... any information about the crime call Beeville police (361) 358-8100. The Alice Police Department and the Jim Wells County Sheriff's Office say a threat was made Sunday night outside the Jim Wells County Jail. The Alice Police Department and the Jim ...

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  8. Elizabeth Saenz has been West Oso ISD superintendent since 2011.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... superintendent of West Oso ISD and principal at Moody High School. The Alice Police Department and the Jim Wells County Sheriff's Office say a threat was made Sunday night outside the Jim Wells County Jail. The Alice Police Department and the Jim ...

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  9. Water spout blamed for 10 car pileup on SPIDRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... slammed into a pickup. That set off a chain reaction of fender benders. The Alice Police Department and the Jim Wells County Sheriff's Office say a threat was made Sunday night outside the Jim Wells County Jail. The Alice Police Department and the ...

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  10. Summer camp teaches students engineering skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... Mar College camp is one of the 31 summer campsites around the state. The Alice Police Department and the Jim Wells County Sheriff's Office say a threat was made Sunday night outside the Jim Wells County Jail. The Alice Police Department and the Jim ...

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  11. Mosquito tests positive for West Nile Virus on west sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... using mosquito repellent with DEET for residents and their children. The Alice Police Department and the Jim Wells County Sheriff's Office say a threat was made Sunday night outside the Jim Wells County Jail. The Alice Police Department and the Jim ...

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  12. Ride sharing companies now allowed at Corpus Christi International AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... which is based out of Oklahoma, and Get Me, which is based in Dallas. The Alice Police Department and the Jim Wells County Sheriff's Office say a threat was made Sunday night outside the Jim Wells County Jail. The Alice Police Department and the Jim ...

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  13. North Beach improvements poised to make area more tourist friendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... the project. The plan is to begin construction by this time next year. The Alice Police Department and the Jim Wells County Sheriff's Office say a threat was made Sunday night outside the Jim Wells County Jail. The Alice Police Department and the ...

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  14. Man charged with murder in Mississippi man's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... of fatally stabbing 43-year-old Lanny Beckham of Meridian, Mississippi. The Alice Police Department and the Jim Wells County Sheriff's Office say a threat was made Sunday night outside the Jim Wells County Jail. The Alice Police Department and the ...

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  15. Kenneth Erben is a new Assistant Chief at CCFD.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... horrified onlookers as he shot anyone he could find wearing a badge. The Alice Police Department and the Jim Wells County Sheriff's Office say a threat was made Sunday night outside the Jim Wells County Jail. The Alice Police Department and the Jim ...

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  16. Authorities are investigating a threat made against a jailer at the Jim Wells County Jail.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    The Alice Police Department and the Jim Wells County Sheriff's Office say a threat was made Sunday night outside the Jim Wells County Jail. A jailer was walking in for his shift around 11 p.m. when a man driving by in a truck yelled "better watch out all the pigs are going to die tomorrow."

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  17. COMMENTARY: Protect RGV homeowners from insurance proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | TheMonitor.com

    Homeowners throughout South Texas could soon be significantly impacted by the outcome of an insurance company proposal that preys on low-income Texans being under-informed and particularly targets our border communities. Texas Farm Bureau Insurance company has filed a proposal with the Texas Department of Insurance that would allow them to offer a 25 percent reduction on a homeowner's annual insurance premium in exchange for mandatory binding arbitration to resolve any future disputes.

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  18. A Texas oil town goes bust. Would housing immigrants for the feds solve its problems?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Los Angeles Times

    Residents of Jim Wells County listen to comments during a public meeting about a proposal to turn an abandoned nursing home into a family immigrant detention center. Residents of Jim Wells County listen to comments during a public meeting about a proposal to turn an abandoned nursing home into a family immigrant detention center.

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  19. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    The county submitted its application applied for federal funding to operate the facility, which is actually located in Jim Wells County. Commissioners there rejected the idea, after residents raised concerns during a public hearing.

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  20. Duval County Considering Detention CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | KIII

    The attempt to convert an old nursing home into a detention center for undocumented immigrants is drawing criticism by the Catholic Diocese. The proposal was recently turned down by Jim Wells County, but the judge from Duval County is trying to move forward with the project.

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