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  1. County still without a judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Countywide

    ... Miller is a part-time consultant for Uranium Energy Company. She served as executive director of San Patricio County Economic Development Corporation from 2004-12 and as San Patricio County judge from 1992-2002. Whoever is ultimately chosen will ...

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  2. Josephine Miller and Joe MontezRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Countywide

    ... Miller is a part-time consultant for Uranium Energy Company. She served as executive director of San Patricio County Economic Development Corporation from 2004-12 and as San Patricio County judge from 1992-2002. Commissioner Dennis DeWitt made the ...

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  3. Candidates vie for council seatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Countywide

    ... of new industry - including Voestalpine, Cheniere and Oxychem - will bring thousands of new workers to San Patricio County. Many of those workers will seek housing in Portland. What are your thoughts or opinions on how to address future housing ...

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  4. Rain severely affecting South Texas farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Today was the deadline for many farmers to finish planting certain crops, if they wanted full crop insurance. "It's a certain percentage per day after the planting date," said San Patricio County Extension Agriculture Agent Bobby McCool.

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  5. No county judge namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Countywide

    ... Miller is a part-time consultant for Uranium Energy Company. She served as executive director of San Patricio County Economic Development Corporation from 2004-12 and as San Patricio County judge from 1992-2002. County leaders will meet again Friday ...

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  6. Theft crime down dramatically in OdemRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Countywide

    ... progress. "According to my numbers, burglaries and theft have come down dramatically," he said. The San Patricio County Sheriff's Department was contracted to perform police work for Odem late last year. Since then, the town has had constant law ...

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  7. Animal cruelty trial rescheduledRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | The Countywide

    The trial date for a San Patricio County man accused of animal cruelty has been pushed back to early May. Arturo Aleman was set to begin trial March 30, but his new lawyer was granted an extension. Aleman is accused of stabbing a horse in the genitals before leaving the animal to die in a field.

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  8. Plunging oil prices will not hinder county's capital projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | The Countywide

    Oil prices have seen a sharp slide during the past year, but the price drops will likely not hinder new energy-reliant industries coming to San Patricio County. The price of a barrel of oil stood at $108 in June 2014, slid to $74 in November 2014 and sank to $48 by early January.

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  9. Murder suspects to be tried separatelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Countywide

    San Patricio County district attorney staff will try in separate trials two men who are accused of murdering a Gregory man. Daniel Rodriguez and Jacob Colunga were arrested in July 2014 in connection with a drive-by shooting that killed Adan Colunga.

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  10. CASA seeks expansion to more countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    CASA of the Coastal Bend is looking to expand services to help more abused or neglected children in the Coastal Bend. Right now the non-profit serves Nueces, San Patricio and Aransas counties. The organization wants to help more than 200 hundred children in Bee, Live Oak and McMullen counties.

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  11. Audubon Club members fight vandalism to keep sanctuary safe for migrating birdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Countywide

    ... Audubon Outdoor Club of Corpus Christi, which manages the sanctuary. The sanctuary - which is located in San Patricio County on the north edge of the Nueces Bay - serves as an important stopover point for trans-Gulf migrants and wintering grassland ...

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  12. Project aims to help decrease dependence on foreign oilRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | The Countywide

    Cheniere Director of Public Affairs Jason French brought San Patricio County Republican Women members up to date on the company's multi-billion dollar Corpus Christi liquefaction project Tuesday at Portland's Northshore Country Club. French said his political ideology is based on innovation, and said Cheniere's liquefied natural gas export facility - which will be built in the La Quinta ship channel near Portland and Gregory - is part of a national energy revolution, which will allow the U.S. to be less dependent on foreign oil.

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  13. Bills would allow counties to regulate game rooms 45 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... conceal something," she said, noting game rooms there have been the scene of robberies and assaults. The San Patricio County Sheriff's Office busted its last game room, located south of Odem, four weeks ago. Undercover deputies entered the business ...

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  14. 5PXF_patch_sheriff.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Countywide

    ... just off FM 796. The caller then reported that the burglar had left the residence and was driving toward San Patricio County on FM 188. Carrizales said that call led to a response by a combination of agencies, including the San Patricio County ...

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  15. Murder suspect's lawyer requests separate trial from co-suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Countywide

    San Patricio County district attorney staff will have a week to review a request to sever the cases of two Portland men who have been charged with murdering a Gregory man. Jacob Colunga and Daniel Rodriguez - who were arrested in July 2014 in connection with a drive-by shooting, which killed Adan Colunga - both appeared in court Monday for pre-trial hearings.

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  16. Growing communities contribute to county's prosperous outlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | The Countywide

    Residents were reminded last week that San Patricio County is a prosperous place to be during this period of significant growth, as several new industries develop in the area. San Patricio County Judge Terry Simpson delivered a State of the County speech at the Northshore Country Club Feb. 26 at an event sponsored by the Portland Chamber of Commerce.

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  17. 911 tapes support self defense claim in Portland shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... divorce case, a judge extended a protective order to keep Salazar away from Frost. The grand jury in San Patricio County has not yet heard the criminal case to decide if there's enough evidence to send Frost to trial. "We have no officers being ... 2 comments

  18. Strickland trial could begin this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | The Countywide

    David Strickland, who faces charges connected to the shootings of two women which occurred June 22, 2012, at Portland's Violet Andrews Park, could have a trial set for summer. Strickland attended a hearing Friday at the San Patricio County Courthouse, where Judge Janna Whatley met with defense and prosecuting attorneys.

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  19. The Brief: March 9, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Texas Tribune

    ... beginning at 6 p.m. at the JW Marriott Austin hotel. Gov. Greg Abbott speaks at 8:15 p.m. to the San Patricio County GOP's Lincoln Reagan Dinner in Sinton. "If you are a true Republican, you cannot be for marijuana prohibition. I don't find a ...

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  20. Strong smell of carbon monoxide at Navarro Place Apts.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... discovered there are plenty of job opportunities in the Coastal Bend that offer more livable wages. The San Patricio County Sheriff's Department has identified the body found near Mathis Wednesday as 25-year-old Lou Anthony Gutierrez. The death is ...

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