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Portland, Texas is located in San Patricio County. Zip codes in Portland, TX include 78374. The median home price in Portland is $215,000. More Portland information.

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Monday Jul 14 | The Countywide

Gregory man killed in drive-by shooting

Residents of a small, but close-knit community are grieving after a drive-by shooting early Saturday morning claimed the life of a Gregory man.

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Monday Jul 14 | The Countywide

Portland Council OKs transit service for TPCO employees

A public transit service will soon be available in Portland to transport employees to a work site in Gregory.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Countywide

FERC to host public meeting regarding Cheniere project Tuesday

The Federal Energy Regulatory Committee will host a public meeting in Portland on Tuesday to receive comments about the Corpus Christi Liquefaction Project.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Countywide

Portland's Bayside Park hosts premiere Fourth of July festivities

From left, John Vaughan, 7, Patrick Bray, 13, Chris Bray, 11, and Joshua Vaughan, 9, participate in a sack race held at the Star Spangled Spectacular event held in Portland July 4. Bayside Park was the place to be to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday in Portland, as the Parks and Recreation Department hosted the city's premiere Star Spangled ... (more)

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

KSL-TV

Former officer named as Orem police chief

The city announced Tuesday that Gary Giles, who has spent the past two years serving as a chief of police in Portland, Texas, will become the new Orem chief of police on Aug. 4. City spokesman Stephen Downs told the Daily Herald that Giles' appointment is a key step in the city's move to re-establish its police department.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Orem picks new police chief

Longtime Orem police officer Gary Giles on Tuesday was named the new chief of the department.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

KHOU-TV Houston

Bond set at $150,000 for woman in slaying case

JULY 16: The Booking and Release Center at the Orange County Jail is seen where Casey Anthony is scheduled to be released from on July 17th after being acquitted of murdering her daughter Caylee Anthony on July 16, 2011 in Orlando, Florida.

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