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  1. Jim Wells County implements hiring freeze following report of major losses in property tax revenuesRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Alice24-7.com

    5/22/2015 10:34:00 AM Jim Wells County implements hiring freeze following report of major losses in property tax revenues JWC Judge Pete Trevino asked the commissioners court Friday to consider a hiring freeze in order to be proactive regarding ...

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  2. Jim Wells County implements hiring freeze following report of major losses in property tax revenuesRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Alice24-7.com

    5/22/2015 10:34:00 AM Jim Wells County implements hiring freeze following report of major losses in property tax revenues JWC Judge Pete Trevino asked the commissioners court Friday to consider a hiring freeze in order to be proactive regarding ...

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  3. WWII veteran submissions still be acceptedRead the original story

    Yesterday | Alice24-7.com

    The Jim Wells County Historical Commission, in partnership with the Alicia Salinas Public Library and local veterans' organizations, is hosting a commemorative event and display honoring the World War II veterans of Jim Wells County. The display runs for two weeks beginning June 6. Please feel free to submit your comments.

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  4. Alice, TXRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Alice24-7.com

    The Jim Wells County Historical Commission, in partnership with the Alicia Salinas Public Library and local veterans' organizations, is hosting a commemorative event and display honoring the World War II veterans of Jim Wells County.

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  5. Martinez seeks recountRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Alice24-7.com

    ... happen. I just want to revisit it." The recount could take place next Friday, May, 22. Officials with the Jim Wells County Elections Office, which oversees all elections in the county, are still reviewing Martinez's request, which has not yet been ...

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  6. Alice, TXRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | Alice24-7.com

    The Jim Wells County Historical Commission, in partnership with the Alicia Salinas Public Library and local veterans' organizations, is hosting a commemorative event and display honoring the World War II veterans of Jim Wells County.

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  7. Coyote Scholars honored at Friday night banquetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Alice24-7.com

    ... recipient for all four years of high school, also received a medal and plaque honoring her achievement. Jim Wells County Court at Law Judge Michael Garcia serves as the guest speaker for the 2015 Coyote Scholars Banquet held Friday night. Eighty ...

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  8. 69-Year-Old Man Arrested On Money Laundry ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | KIII

    A 69-year-old Fort Worth man was arrested in Jim Wells County on charges of using a criminal instrument and money laundering.

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  9. Students Participate in Jim Wells County Ag FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | KIII

    About 1,000 students from Jim Wells County are taking part in the ag fair, an event that gives them an up-close look at the food and animals that come from farms and ranches.

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  10. Historical Commission to host WWII commemorative event at Alicia Salinas Library June 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Alice24-7.com

    ... of the Normandy Invasion. He, along with other JWC WWII veterans, will be featured in the display. The Jim Wells County Historical Commission, in partnership with the Alicia Salinas Public Library and local veterans' organizations, is hosting a ...

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  11. REAL starts Saturday bus service in AliceRead the original story

    Sunday May 3 | Alice24-7.com

    The REAL Hub Connector is a Saturday Bus Service in the city of Alice and portions of Jim Wells County. This service will be constantly adapting to the needs of our residents, employees, and visitors.

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  12. Ancestor 17: Jesus Valdez had a prosperous family lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Examiner.com

    ... the 1880 census, which lists his residence as Amargosa, which is just outside present day Alice, Texas, in Jim Wells County today. This residence is not far from San Diego, where he lived previously. The census lists 27 people in the Valdez ...

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  13. Jim Wells County Sheriff Running for 10th TermRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | KIII

    Jim Wells County Sheriff Oscar Lopez says at age of 77, he is ready for another term in office. On Monday, he announced that he is looking to win his 10th term as sheriff.

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  14. Noemi RiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Alice24-7.com

    Noemi was born to Juan and Sofia Franco on Oct. 18, 1929 in the Springfield Community in Jim Wells County. She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband Ricardo Rios and 2 sisters: Piedad Franco and Eva Aguirre.

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  15. Noemi RiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Alice24-7.com

    Noemi was born to Juan and Sofia Franco on Oct. 18, 1929 in the Springfield Community in Jim Wells County. She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband Ricardo Rios and 2 sisters: Piedad Franco and Eva Aguirre.

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  16. Storm ready or notRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | Alice24-7.com

    ... days, area residents have raised concerns and questions regarding the level of storm readiness of both Jim Wells County as well as the City of Alice. The point is to have a continuing a process of evaluating and developing those areas of our storm ...

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  17. Alonzo P. VillarrealRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Alice24-7.com

    ... as a mail carrier for the U.S. Postal Service for over 25 years and then later as an elected official of Jim Wells County as Justice of the Peace, Precinct 1, where he served several terms that totaled over 25 years. He was best known for his jovial ...

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  18. Commissioners Approve Use of Orange Grove AirstripsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | KIII

    The Jim Wells County Commissioners Court has just approved a joint land use study which will be used to come up with a growth plan for the neighborhood near the Navy landing field in Orange Grove. NAS-Kingsville officials went to the commissioners Wednesday to nail down an agreement that has been in the works for the past five years.

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  19. DNA Evidence Holding Up Capital Murder Trial in PremontRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | KIII

    DNA evidence in a 2013 Premont capital murder case is still not back from the DPS lab and is said to be holding up the trial. Jim Wells County District Attorney Carlos Garcia said the hold up is responsible for the defendant, Ricardo Gonzalez, having his bond reduced on Monday from $500,000 to $50,000. 4 comments

  20. New Market Research Report: Riverdale Oil and Gas Corporation (RVDO) - Strategic SWOT Analysis ReviewRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    The company acquires, develops, and produces the oil and natural gas properties in Jim Wells County, Waller County, and Zavala County in Texas, and Fresno County, California. It has acquired lease acreage in prolific oil and gas producing regions in the domestic US.

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