Nueces County Newswire (Page 5)

Nueces County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Nueces County, TX. (Page 5)

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  1. Rep. Farenthold to retire after finishing his term, following sex harassment scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2017 | KXAN-TV Austin

    Amid sexual harassment allegations and a House Ethics Committee investigation, Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Corpus Christi, says he will retire at the end of his term, which expires in 2019. Nueces County Republican Party Chair Mike Bergsma t old NBC affiliate KRIS that Farenthold would not seek re-election.


  2. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... the Congressman's resignation. It has also been brought up by some of his fellow members of Congress, and by Nueces County Democrats . "I think it's a good editorial. It brings to light some of the things he campaigned on that he's not living up to. ...


  3. Robstown Fire Chief arrested, charged with DWIRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    The City of Robstown has confirmed that Robstown Fire Chief Ricardo Gonzalez was arrested for allegedly driving while intoxicated early Sunday morning. City officials say that Gonzalez was arrested near Upshaw Boulevard and Avenue D in Robstown at 1:59 a.m.on December 10. "Fire Chief Gonzalez is a long time member of the Robstown Fire Department with an exemplary work history and he has done great things for Robstown and Nueces County, especially during Hurricane Harvey.


  4. Robstown Fire Chief released from Nueces County JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Nueces County Jail staff report 56-year-old Ricardo Gonzalez, who is currently employed as the Fire Chief for the Robstown Fire Department, has been released from jail.


  5. Melania Trump, Karen Pence visit Hurricane Harvey-ravaged TexasRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2017 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... personnel and representatives from the Corpus Christi Fire Department, Rockport Police Department and the Nueces County Sheriff's Office. Married for 20 years, the Zamoranos were raising their five children in the home when Harvey tore it shreds as ...


  6. TxDOT to hold open house on SH 286 improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    The Texas Department of Public Safety is inviting the public to an open house to discuss a proposed project to improve SH 286 from Weber Road to south of FM 2444 in Nueces County. The open house is scheduled for 5:30 -7:30 p.m. Thursday, December 7, and is intended to provide information and answer questions about the project.


  7. To keep it professional, Texas sheriff says 'no' to hugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | USA Today

    Jim Kaelin, the Nueces County sheriff, said he is changing his greeting because the workplace can become hostile if someone feels threatened. Nueces County Sheriff Jim Kaelin wrote in a Facebook post that he will no longer be hugging anyone except for his family and close friends.


  8. Memorial planned for man killed in Thanksgiving night crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2017 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... ic that he died," Gonzalez says. Gonzalez said Albert loved to ride his custom bike and was very artistic. The Nueces County Medical Examiner's Office is expected to release more information next week.


  9. Judge Guy Williams facing two complaints of sexual harassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    A state district judge who's been removed from the bench after being indicted in a road rage incident is also facing complaints of sexual harassment by two separate women. According to records obtained by KRIS 6 News, an employee at the Nueces County Courthouse filed a complaint against Judge Guy Williams on Aug. 14, 2017.


  10. CCPD officer not indicted in shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    A Nueces County grand jury decided not to indict Corpus Christi police officer Jose Hasette for shooting Dewboy Lister, Sr. during a traffic stop last month which escalated into a fight. "When we reviewed it we thought the officer was in a tight spot and we thought that was a very possible outcome, that the grand jury would find there was not any criminal responsibility that should be ascribed to him," said Assistant District Attorney Matt Manning.


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    Nov 14, 2017 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Hundreds of Corpus Christi and Nueces County employees worked around the clock to keep the city running, but it was a small group of city and county leaders who made some of the most important decisions of their careers -- how to keep a city of over 300,000 men, women, and children safe during a storm that was growing in size and strength every day. Mayor Joe McComb helped lead that decision-making group.


  12. City to begin accepting applications for Operation Heat HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2017 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Corpus Christi's Gas Department and Utility Business Office, along with the Nueces County Department of Social Services are offering the annual Operation Heat Help program for citizens in need. The plan pays up to $100 of the gas portion of utility bills for qualified households from November 2017 to February 2018.


  13. Victim identified, arrests made in Copper Mountain Drive shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    The Nueces County Medical Examiner's Office says that 44-year-old Frederick Ramsey was killed in a shooting that took place in the 7000 block of Copper Mountain Drive on November 9. Corpus Christi Police have made two arrests in connection with the shooting.


  14. Commissioner Barbara Canales announced that she would run as a democrat for Nueces County Judge.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2017 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Barbara Canales, a commissioner for the Port of Corpus Christi officially announced that she will run for Nueces County Judge. Canales will run as a Democrat.


  15. Two in custody, child safe in rural Mission homicideRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2017 | The Brownsville Herald

    A 2-year-old girl believed abducted Thursday morning in rural Mission is now in the custody of Child Protective Services in Nueces County. The toddler was believed to be in a vehicle with Elizabeth Guerrero, 68, and Elizabeth Morales, 22, who were persons of interest in a homicide case.


  16. Texas Judge Suspended in Wake of Charges in Alleged Road Rage IncidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 |

    The State Commission on Judicial Conduct has suspended Corpus Christi state district court judge Guy Williams from the bench without pay after he was indicted recently on felony aggravated assault charges stemming from an alleged road rage incident. Williams, who presides over the 148th District Court in Nueces County, was indicted on Nov. 3. The criminal case involves an April 28 incident in which Williams is accused of attempting to run another vehicle off the road and pointing a gun at its occupants, according an article in the Corpus Christi Caller-Times .


  17. Benz Driving, Road Raging Judge Forced to Give Up GunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | FindLaw

    ... even with pay), one Texas judge might be in more trouble than he bargained for. Judge Guy Williams, out of Nueces County, Texas, has been charged with two felonies in relation to a road rage incident where he is alleged to have brandished a firearm ...


  18. Trans Woman Murdered in Texas; 23rd in U.S. This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Advocate

    ... know why anybody would do this." Montez loved to dance and often performed in drag shows, Ramirez said. The Nueces County Sheriff's Office is continuing to investigate Montez's death. Corpus Christi LGBT activists have scheduled a Trans Rights Rally ...


  19. FEMA answers Harvey victims' questions at County Commissioner's meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... morning's Commissioner's Court meeting. There, FEMA representatives addressed questions for Harvey victims of Nueces County. Gloria Scott, a community activist was at today's meeting and listened to what the FEMA representatives had to say. Housing ...


  20. Gary Ashley Thurmond Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | The Countywide

    Mr. Thurmond was born May 8, 1947, in Allendale, South Carolina, to Ebbie Alanzo Thurmond and Annie Lee Linder Thurmond.He joined the United States Coast Guard at the age of 17. After 20 years of service he retired as a Master Chief Petty Officer in charge of the USCG Cutter Mallet . He then began a career in law enforcement working for the Nueces County Sheriff's Office to the rank of lieutenant, before joining the Portland Police Department until his retirement as a corporal.