Jim Wells County Newswire

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  1. Hub City Room by Ron BurkeRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 22 | Alice24-7.com

    As the nation and world watches the large amount of daily press given to the continuing oil price and jobs freefall, it's difficult to understand why certain leaders of Alice and Jim Wells County, Texas cannot comprehend the growing anxiety and criticism over decisions being made and not being made at city hall and the courthouse.

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  2. Do they see what we see?Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Alice24-7.com

    As the nation and world watches the large amount of daily press given to the continuing oil price and jobs freefall, it's difficult to understand why certain leaders of Alice and Jim Wells County, Texas cannot comprehend the growing anxiety and criticism over decisions being made and not being made at city hall and the courthouse. Across the city, whether in the restaurants, country club, or coffee shops, there is increasing conversation questioning the city council and commissioners court, handling of municipal and Jim Wells County fiscal priorities and management of public assets and resources.

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  3. 'Drill, baby, drill' indeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | MySanAntonio.com

    The American shale drilling boom enabled by fracking has been a major accomplishment and spawned the low gasoline prices motorists are enjoying today. This facking well is near the Jim Wells County and Duval County line.

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  4. Hub City Room by Ron BurkeRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | Alice24-7.com

    Is there seriously anyone who is not aware that Alice and Jim Wells County have their share of drug problems? Maybe more than their share, but that would be an inconclusive guess at the moment. Yet there are few, if any, American towns , whether rural or suburban, small or large, that have escaped the issues of dealing with a rising drug culture and its associated social ills such as gangs, violence, crime, and overdoses.

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  5. Hub City Room by Ron BurkeRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2014 | Alice24-7.com

    Is there seriously anyone who is not aware that Alice and Jim Wells County have their share of drug problems? Maybe more than their share, but that would be an inconclusive guess at the moment. Yet there are few, if any, American towns , whether rural or suburban, small or large, that have escaped the issues of dealing with a rising drug culture and its associated social ills such as gangs, violence, crime, and overdoses.

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  6. Fired for Enforcing Texas's Rules?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... the open-records requests and by Deputy Sheriff Hector Zeretuche, the environmental crimes officer for Jim Wells County who often worked alongside Kocurek. A U.S. Fish and Wildlife officer corroborated another account. Kocurek said he realized soon ...

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  7. The drug sagaRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Alice24-7.com

    Is there seriously anyone who is not aware that Alice and Jim Wells County have their share of drug problems? Maybe more than their share, but that would be an inconclusive guess at the moment. Yet there are few, if any, American towns , whether rural or suburban, small or large, that have escaped the issues of dealing with a rising drug culture and its associated social ills such as gangs, violence, crime, and overdoses.

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  8. Gun Seized in Raid Was Reported StolenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | KIII

    ... and Marijuana. A rifle with a scope was one of 13 weapons found in a SWAT led raid back on Wednesday night. Jim Wells County Sheriff's Office Lieutenant Felix Saenz tells 3News that the gun had actually been reported stolen the day of the raid. A ...

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  9. Jim Wells County SWAT Raid Nets Guns, Drugs & MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | KIII

    The Jim Wells County SWAT team along with Texas Department of Public Safety Officers were armed with a no knock warrant and ended up with the man they were looking for along with drugs, cash and guns. Wednesday night the officers say they found the items inside the home of Daniel Valenzuela, 30. Lt.

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  10. Jim Wells County FairRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Alice24-7.com

    After winning Grand Champion in the Market Steer Show in 2011, Orange Grove 4-H'er Joshua Myers decided to take a break from raising calfs to focus on other animal projects. He returned to the show in this year's Jim Wells County Fair and picked up right where he left off, winning Grand Champion for his second time.

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  11. Jim Wells County FairRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Alice24-7.com

    After winning Grand Champion in the Market Steer Show in 2011, Orange Grove 4-H'er Joshua Myers decided to take a break from raising calfs to focus on other animal projects. He returned to the show in this year's Jim Wells County Fair and picked up right where he left off, winning Grand Champion for his second time.

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  12. Jim Wells County FairRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | Alice24-7.com

    After winning Grand Champion in the Market Steer Show in 2011, Orange Grove 4-H'er Joshua Myers decided to take a break from raising calfs to focus on other animal projects. He returned to the show in this year's Jim Wells County Fair and picked up right where he left off, winning Grand Champion for his second time.

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  13. Jim Wells County FairRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2014 | Alice24-7.com

    After winning Grand Champion in the Market Steer Show in 2011, Orange Grove 4-H'er Joshua Myers decided to take a break from raising calfs to focus on other animal projects. He returned to the show in this year's Jim Wells County Fair and picked up right where he left off, winning Grand Champion for his second time.

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  14. Jim Wells County FairRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2014 | Alice24-7.com

    After winning Grand Champion in the Market Steer Show in 2011, Orange Grove 4-H'er Joshua Myers decided to take a break from raising calfs to focus on other animal projects. He returned to the show in this year's Jim Wells County Fair and picked up right where he left off, winning Grand Champion for his second time.

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  15. Fewer election party guestsRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2014 | Alice24-7.com

    ... not be viewed as a burden. One local issue that must be addressed is on ways to improve the efficiency of Jim Wells County ballot counting. Receiving final results in any race at 2 am after all the nearby counties have concluded their business is ...

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  16. Jim Wells County FairRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2014 | Alice24-7.com

    After winning Grand Champion in the Market Steer Show in 2011, Orange Grove 4-H'er Joshua Myers decided to take a break from raising calfs to focus on other animal projects. He returned to the show in this year's Jim Wells County Fair and picked up right where he left off, winning Grand Champion for his second time.

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  17. 'You just elected Rush Limbaugh'; Where is plan after water runs out?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Austin American-Statesman

    ... now: whole houses thrown in the dump! Give me a break. The response by the writer indicated that the 1948 Jim Wells County election scandal did occur but was trying to make the statement that it was not a fair comparison to the ongoing battle for ...

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  18. LBJ story not about voter ID; Patrick, tea party will hem in the leftRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Austin American-Statesman

    The letter to the editor in support of the new Texas voter ID law that was found by a federal district court to intentionally discriminate against minority voters might be persuasive if the writer had gotten his history correct. The writer used the 1948 Jim Wells County election scandal that resulted in Lyndon Johnson's Democratic Party nomination to run for the U.S. Senate as proof that we need a voter ID law.

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  19. Jim Wells County FairRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2014 | Alice24-7.com

    After winning Grand Champion in the Market Steer Show in 2011, Orange Grove 4-H'er Joshua Myers decided to take a break from raising calfs to focus on other animal projects. He returned to the show in this year's Jim Wells County Fair and picked up right where he left off, winning Grand Champion for his second time.

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  20. Jim Wells County FairRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2014 | Alice24-7.com

    After winning Grand Champion in the Market Steer Show in 2011, Orange Grove 4-H'er Joshua Myers decided to take a break from raising calfs to focus on other animal projects. He returned to the show in this year's Jim Wells County Fair and picked up right where he left off, winning Grand Champion for his second time.

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