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    4 hrs ago | Burnet Bulletin

    Funeral services for Jesse Edwin Abernathy, who was the head coach at Burnet High School for 15 years and took his Bulldogs team to the state championship game in 1992, will be Saturday in Port Lavaca.

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  2. Powderhorn Ranch now officially in state's handsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chron

    ... to authorize the agency to accept donation of the 27-square-mile expanse of land in Calhoun County, near Port Lavaca, that holds a diversity of wetland and uplands and exceptional potential for outdoor recreation, including kayaking, fishing, ...

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  3. Animal cruelty cases heard in Calhoun CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    ... t one dog in the kennel before dragging both dogs out of the kennel and cutting the other with a knife, he said. Port Lavaca Animal Control lists on its website as one of its services the "pick up unwanted animals for adoption or termination."

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  4. Texas Parks picks up a sprawling coastal ranch on Matagorda BayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Austin American-Statesman

    ... with money from the BP oil spill. The Powderhorn Ranch has eleven miles of coastline between Port O'Connor and Port Lavaca, about three hours south-southeast of Austin. "The property is emblematic of the best of the best of our home ground," Smith ...

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  5. More Read the original story

    Yesterday | KTEN-TV Denison

    A new state park and wildlife management area will be created with the almost $38 million purchase of a more than 17,000-acre ranch along the Texas Gulf Coast between Port O'Connor and Port Lavaca.

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  6. Food service inspectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... Clean the ice machine. Four facility or equipment violations. Quick Way/White's Barbecue, 1728 Main St., Port Lavaca. Demerits: 11. Improper cold-hold temperature. Need to use proper hand-washing procedure. El Zacatecas, 521 S. Esplanade St., Cuero. ...

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  7. Calhoun County man looks for closure after a fire destroyed his family's homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... Crayola crayons (24 count), one school box, three large boxes of Kleenex, three spiral notebooks (180 sheets) PORT LAVACA - Shane Dunagan dug through burned, wet insulation in search of his daughter's prized possession, a coin purse she earned from ...

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  8. Do people truly understand significance of their vote?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... the person/party agenda and vote with their brain rather than head/heart? Years ago, I became acquainted with a Port Lavaca resident, a large farmer and community leader. It was during Clinton's presidency - first run. This person was a backer of ...

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  9. Fire heavily damages mobile home near Port LavacaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The Victoria Advocate

    No one was injured in the fire, Capt. Boyd Staloch with the Port Lavaca Fire Department said Monday.

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  10. Veterans need to be aware of earned benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... at the Workforce Solutions Golden Crescent, 120 S. Main St. in Victoria, and 1800 S. Highway 35 Bypass in Port Lavaca. The Victoria office hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, and the Port Lavaca hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday. ...

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  11. Street dance to kick off Flip Flop FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | The Victoria Advocate

    The Veteran's Council along with members of the Port Lavaca VFW, GI Forum and American Legion will work at the festival.

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  12. Formosa Plastics Religious Trust seeking grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... guidelines should contact The Formosa Plastics Religious Trust in care of First National Bank; P. O. Drawer 7, Port Lavaca, TX 77979-0007, or contact Dee Harkey at 361-552-6726 or dharkey@fnbportlavaca.com. Applications may also be obtained in ...

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  13. Testengeer reaches 5 million hours of safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | The Victoria Advocate

    Testengeer Inc. announced it has reached a milestone of 5 million Occupational Safety and Health Administration injury-free safe man-hours as of June 6. Headquartered in Port Lavaca with offices in Corpus Christi, Freeport and Houston, Testengeer has provided engineering and technical services to the Gulf Coast region for more than 35 years.

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  14. Testengeer makes ZweigWhite Hot Firm listRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... industrial and commercial manufacturing industries to local municipalities and utilities. The company, based in Port Lavaca, has expanded its operations to include three additional offices in Corpus Christi, Freeport and Houston.

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  15. MoonbowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | The Victoria Advocate

    Taken at Point Comfort during that wicked storm we had a few nights ago. The storm was coming in just as the full moon was rising, giving us an incredibly rare moonbow with lightning and a few lighting shots over Port Lavaca and the bay as well.

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  16. BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | The Victoria Advocate

    Nicole Renee Castillo, 34, of Port Lavaca, by deputies Friday on five Calhoun County warrants charging her with a Class C theft, one charging her with theft of property between $20 and $500 by check and a warrant charging her with violation of probation in a forgery of financial information case, a Matagorda County warrant charging her with theft ... (more)

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  17. BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | The Victoria Advocate

    Nicole Renee Castillo, 34, of Port Lavaca, by deputies Friday on five Calhoun County warrants charging her with a Class C theft, one charging her with theft of property between $20 and $500 by check and a warrant charging her with violation of probation in a forgery of financial information case, a Matagorda County warrant charging her with theft ... (more)

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  18. Calhoun County ISD superintendent retires after controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 10 | The Victoria Advocate

    The Calhoun County Board of Trustees will meet again 5:30 p.m. Aug. 28. Meetings are in the Administration Building board room at 525 N. Commerce St. in Port Lavaca.

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  19. Even These Gun Fans Don't Want Alcohol Sold At Gun ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 10 | Switched

    ... National Rifle Association, says it is still reviewing the proposal. Crystal Hartt, 47, a ranch owner from the Port Lavaca area who was at the Houston gun show, supported the idea, adding she considered being able to buy alcohol at a gun show the ...

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  20. SUPERMOON: 'When the Moon Hits Your Eye Like a Big Pizza Pie': Full Moon, Closest to EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 10 | Huntington News

    ... econd of three supermoons this summer, according to NASA. I shot the moon photo about 10:30 p.m. central time in Port Lavaca TX with a Canon Digital Rebel camera and a 500 mm telephoto lens.

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