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Murder defendant halts trial, takes plea
A murder defendant who told jurors he was not guilty as his trial began Tuesday changed his mind days later, entering a plea of no contest as part of an agreement in which his charge was reduced to tampering with evidence.
TX principal bans Spanish in class, students object
A Texas middle school is under fire after students say they were banned from speaking Spanish in class.
Hempstead students say principal tried to ban them from speaking Spanish
HEMPSTEAD, Texas A language controversy is brewing at Hempstead Middle School over an announcement that was made by the school's principal.
Last defendants in prison smuggling ring sentenced
The last of more than two dozen people convicted of participating in a racketeering and smuggling ring that slipped drugs and cellphones to inmates at a South Texas prison have been sentenced to federal prison.
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
TAMUK Dept. of Art, Communications and Theatre presents "Crystal City 1969"
Students and guest performers from the art, communication and theatre department at Texas A&M University-Kingsville will present the play "Crystal City 1969" in four performances, beginning at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, Nov. 20-22, with a matinee show at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24, all in the Little Theatre.