Nueces County Newswire

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  1. Remains of woman found in trash in Corpus ChristiRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... ered when a trash truck dumped out its contents at a garbage collection business. The remains were sent to the Nueces County medical examiner, who will determine cause of death. Officials are trying to notify the woman's family.

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  2. Texas A&M Agrilife Extension volunteers' work valued at $1.4MRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Corpus Christi Caller-Times

    ROBLEDO/CALLER-TIMES Norma Davila , of the Nueces County Texas A&M AgriLife Extension office, master naturalist Carlos Valez Sr., master garden Norma Hernandez and Jessica Weizer of Texas A&M AgriLife Extension were recognized Wednesday by Commissioners Court after their volunteers' more than 62,000 hours of work in 2013 was valued at nearly $1.4 ... (more)

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  3. Judge denies execution delay for Nueces County man on death rowRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Corpus Christi Caller-Times

    - A final plea from an attorney to halt the execution of a Nueces County man was denied Monday, nine days before he is set to die. A jury convicted Villegas Jr. on two counts of capital murder in 2002 in connection with the stabbing deaths of three ...

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  4. Updated Most Wanted List for Nueces County - April 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... has opened its case, calling a pathologist as its... CORPUS CHRISTI - The April most wanted list from the Nueces County Sheriff's Office is now down to 5 remaining fugitives. ... FLORESVILLE - Police and Sheriff's deputies are on the lookout for a ...

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  5. Police: Man sought by Marshals shoots self, diesRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Corpus Christi Caller-Times

    CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Johnathan Michaud is wanted on a child sex assault warrant in Nueces County.

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  6. Nueces County judge to talk growth, stainability during state of the countyRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Corpus Christi Caller-Times

    Michael Zamora/Caller-Times Nueces County Judge Loyd Neal delivers his State of the County Address Wednesday, March 20, 2013 during a Corpus Christi Hispanic Chamber of Commerce luncheon at the congressman Solomon P. Ortiz International Center in Corpus Christi.

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  7. Kleberg County puts brakes on support for Padre Island land purchase by Nueces CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Corpus Christi Caller-Times

    ROBLEDO/CALLER-TIMES Port of Corpus Christi Secretary Charlie Zahn , Nueces County Beach Management Advisory Chairman Greg Smith, and Nueces County Commissioner Joe McComb present a plan for the purchase more 3,688 acres of Padre Island to Kleberg County commissioners.

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  8. Officer shooting suspect transported from hospital to jailRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Corpus Christi Caller-Times

    The suspect in a shooting that put himself and two Corpus Christi police officers in a hospital last week was transported to the Nueces County Jail after spending a week in the hospital.

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  9. Expert: Keep teenage suspects in juvenile systemRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... are not adults," Valdez said. "These kids know what they are doing," said Mark Skurka, district attorney in Nueces County, in the Corpus Christi area. "These kids know more about what they do than we did when we were 17," Skurka said. "We have kids ...

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  10. Expert: Keep teenage suspects in juvenile systemRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... are not adults," Valdez said. "These kids know what they are doing," said Mark Skurka, district attorney in Nueces County, in the Corpus Christi area. "These kids know more about what they do than we did when we were 17," Skurka said. "We have kids ...

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  11. Driver injured after pickup strikes two horses on roadway in Nueces CountyRead the original story

    Monday Mar 24 | Corpus Christi Caller-Times

    Corpus Christi police received the call at 5:28 a.m., but state highway officials responded because it was outside the city limits, near County Road 79, the dispatcher said.

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  12. Coastal Bend College Notes: 03.24.14Read the original story

    Monday Mar 24 | Corpus Christi Caller-Times

    ... award. Jina Balogh, a senior majoring in civil engineering, was recognized for her outstanding efforts by the Nueces County Chapter of the Texas Society of Professional Engineers as its Student Engineer of the Year. We're sorry. We currently do not ...

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  13. Padre land deal receives chamber endorsementRead the original story

    Friday Mar 21 | Corpus Christi Caller-Times

    The Board of Directors of the Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce has endorsed an effort to create a 3,680-acre Nueces County park on Padre Island.

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  14. Farenthold: It's OK to negotiateRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Corpus Christi Caller-Times

    ... skeptical. "Not only does he not reach across the aisle, he sits as far away from the aisle as possible," Nueces County Democratic Party Chairman Joseph L. Ramirez said. Farenthold, who is in his second term, said he spends a chunk of his time in ...

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  15. Southcross Energy Partners, L.P. Acquires South Texas PipelinesRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | WebWire

    ... pipelines, which range from 12-inches to 24-inches in diameter, transport natural gas to two power plants in Nueces County, Texas under fixed-fee contracts that extend through 2029. Total length of the pipelines is approximately 50 miles. Natural ...

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  16. In Texas politics, 'words have meaning and names have power'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... there may have been at least some effect. While Cotten lives in Dallas, his stronghold appeared to be in Nueces County, where the Robstown restaurant was located before burning down several years ago. Today, Cotten's nephew runs another branch of ...

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  17. Friends and Teammates Look to Help Crash VictimRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... of the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men's basketball team has been named First Team All-Southland Conference,... NUECES COUNTY - A Corpus Christi man headed home from a fishing trip with his family died in a rollover crash on... DALLAS (AP) - Police say ...

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  18. Joe Cotten, Malachi Boyuls, and Kinky Friedman.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2014 | Texas Tribune

    ... there may have been at least some effect. While Cotten lives in Dallas, his stronghold appeared to be in Nueces County, where the Robstown restaurant was located before burning down several years ago. Today, Cotten's nephew runs another branch of ...

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  19. In Crowded Primaries, Names Can Be EverythingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2014 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... there may have been at least some effect. While Cotten lives in Dallas, his stronghold appeared to be in Nueces County, where the Robstown restaurant was located before burning down several years ago. Today, Cotten's nephew runs another branch of ...

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  20. Southcross Energy Partners, L.P. Acquires South Texas PipelinesRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | Business Wire

    ... pipelines, which range from 12-inches to 24-inches in diameter, transport natural gas to two power plants in Nueces County, Texas under fixed-fee contracts that extend through 2029. Total length of the pipelines is approximately 50 miles. Natural ...

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