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1 hr ago | KIII
Come to the 6th Annual Coastal Bend Walk 'n Roll Celebration on Saturday, September 27, 2014, beginning at the Corpus Christi Visitors Center at Resaca and Shoreline Blvd., next to the American Bank Center. Organized by the Texas RehabACTion Network of the Coastal Bend, in collaboration with the Mayor's Committee for Persons with Disabilities and numerous community organizations, to kick start October National Disability Employment Awareness Month.
5 hrs ago | KIII
Corpus Christi police are looking for two fugitives in the Coastal Bend who are wanted for crimes against children. According to police, 56-year old Daniel Obregon is wanted for continuous sexual assault of a child, two counts of indecency with a child with contact, and indecency with a child with exposure.
8 hrs ago | Alice24-7.com
Submitted Article The Ben Bolt Palito Blanco ISD Music Department finished a very hectic weekend on Saturday night when the Varsity Mariachi became the first small school classification that was invited to open up for Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitalan at Selena Auditorium in Corpus Christi. Our Mariachi Azul Y Plata backed up Featured Vocalist Joe Anthony Perez at the beginning of the show followed by Mariachi Nuevo Royal de John Vela, UTPA University , and Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlan .
12 hrs ago | Evening Sun
Police say a man has been arrested after three people were killed and a child injured in a shooting at a trailer park in Corpus Christi, Texas. The Corpus Christi Caller-Times reports that when police arrived at the trailer park on Sunday evening, they found two women and one man dead outside of different residences.
12 hrs ago | Asbury Park Press
Police say a man has been arrested after three people were killed and a child injured in a shooting at a trailer park in Corpus Christi, Texas.
The Coast Guard is searching for a 37-year-old San Antonio man missing from a boat that sank Sunday off of Port Aransas. At approximately 1 p.m., the crew of the Go America, an oil rig supply vessel, notified Sector Corpus Christi Command Center watchstanders that they picked three people up out of the water offshore of San Jose Island and that there was another man missing.
The skies over South Texas are about to get a lot more crowded after drone researchers at a Texas university were granted more airspace to test and fly their unmanned aircraft. The Federal Aviation Administration recently approved a new range for the Lone Star Unmanned Aircraft Systems Center at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, providing the researchers with around 290 flying days a year over mountains, high deserts, agriculture, coastal and maritime topographies, including the Gulf of Mexico and other virtually unpopulated regions.
In a Sept. 11 Jurisprudence , Dahlia Lithwick misspelled the city of Corpus Christi, Texas.
A South Texas man accused in a 2012 park attack that left a woman dead and her girlfriend hurt has pleaded not guilty to capital murder. Strickland, who waived arraignment on Thursday, has been held without bond since his June arrest in Helotes , near San Antonio.
General Dynamics Fidelis Cybersecurity Solutions has enriched its network security analytics solution, Fidelis XPSTM Collector, with new capabilities that enable security analysts to more quickly detect and remediate threats. Fidelis XPS Collector's real-time, automated application of threat intelligence to current and historical metadata provides the information necessary to identify and react to malicious traffic, reducing the time from infiltration to remediation.
He was so good as a combination outfielder/pitcher at Mary Carroll High School in Corpus Christi, Texas, the White Sox selected the 6-foot-3, 220-pound right-handed hitter in the first round of the 2012 First-Year Player Draft. He chose to sign with the club rather than attend the University of Texas at Austin on an athletic scholarship.
What many recent analyses have missed is that both candidates moved to invoke their personal struggles over adversity - Davis' terminated pregnancies and Abbott's physical disability - at a time when uncontrollable events were threatening to shift the issue terrain. The court-instigated shift toward discussions of issues like education, Texas' voter ID law and abortion may well have provided advantages to Davis, and could still.
One of the original founders of the Diez y Seis de Septiembre celebration in Beeville is being honored as parade marshal this weekend. The parade begins at 10:30 a.m. in downtown Beeville.
Legislation promotes revitalization of maritime industry through export of liquefied natural gas on U.S. flagged ships Chairman Duncan Hunter and Ranking Member John Garamendi held a hearing Wednesday that brought together the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure's Subcommittee on the Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation to address "The status of the Merchant Marine". The hearing focused attention on H.R. 5270, the bipartisan Growing American Shipping Act or GAS Act, which would promote the export of liquefied natural gas on U.S.-flag vessels.
The Gulf of Mexico will be getting another artificial reef as a retired Japanese-built freighter makes its way to a site off Texas. The Corpus Christi Caller-Times reports the Kinta began its journey Monday from Alabama, where it was certified environmentally clean and safe to sink.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 05:38 pm
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