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Refugio maintains No. 1 spot in AP poll

Refugio remained No. 1 in The Associated Press' Class 2A poll Monday. The Bobcats are coming off a bye week but opened the season with a 35-28 win over Goliad. Hallettsville kept its No. 2 spot in Class 3A. The Brahmas are coming off a 49-14 non-district win over Boling. Shiner fell from No. 15 to

VICTORIA ADVOCATE - 2017-09-19 05:15:00

Latest oil and gas updates

Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions for the following counties on a weekly basis: Atascosa, Bee, Goliad, Karnes, Live Oak, McMullen, Refugio and San Patricio. For the days ofSept. 8-14, a total of25permits were requested and/or approved and31well completions were re

MYSOUTEX.COM - 2017-09-19 14:00:00

Fire crews clean fuel spill after truck collision on East Navigation

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - A collision between an 18-wheeler and a crane truck in the 2100 block of East Navigation backed up traffic along the Joe Fulton Corridor Monday morning. The crash ruptured the 18-wheeler's fuel tank, spilling diesel all over the roadway. Firefighters were called to the s

KIII TV3 - 2017-09-18 16:23:47

Birders: Help hummingbirds along after hurricane

Those who pre-purchased a ticket to Rockport's hummingbird event, which was supposed to be from Sept. 14-17, have three options. They can use the ticket to go next year, ask that the money paid for the ticket go to helping Rockport rebuild or email tourism@1rockport.org for a refund. On Sept. 23,

VICTORIA ADVOCATE - 2017-09-20 02:03:00

As some fundraisers focus on Houston, Coastal Bend still gathering donations after Harvey

Hurricane Harvey decimated communities along the Coastal Bend and left large swaths of the Lone Star State underwater when it roared ashore about three weeks ago. Now those communities are trying to pick up the pieces. Wochit Kelly Miller Trevino watched "Hand in Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Relie

CORPUS CHRISTI CALLER - 2017-09-18 22:07:21

Rockport contractor registration program made permanent

It was a program that first came about in Rockport to reduce the number of scam contractors and vendors in town after Hurricane Harvey, but now that program is permanent. ROCKPORT (KIII NEWS) - It was a program that first came about in Rockport to reduce the number of scam contractors and vendors in

KIII TV3 - 2017-09-19 23:36:28

Someone to Know: Timothy Broom helping Rockport's elderly

Much of Rockport is unrecognizable since Hurricane Harvey, but one thing that has become familiar there are the friendly faces of volunteers from all over the country. ROCKPORT (KIII NEWS) - Much of Rockport is unrecognizable since Hurricane Harvey, but one thing that has become familiar there are t

KIII TV3 - 2017-09-18 23:41:00

Bulldogs volleyball season rolls on

The Three Rivers Lady Bulldogs varsity volleyball team came away with several wins in the Skidmore tournament the weekend of Sept. 8. The first game of pool play for the Lady Bulldogs was played against Annapolis Christian Academy. The Lady Bulldogs won the match 25-14, 25-14. Ashley Geffert, Madi

MYSOUTEX.COM - 2017-09-17 14:00:00

Olivia group helps neighboring Tivoli after Harvey

"You intended to harm me, but God intended it for good to accomplish what is now being done, the saving of many lives." -The Book of Genesis, Chapter 50, Verse 20 TIVOLI - Knowing their neighbors to the south in Refugio County had been hit hard by Hurricane Harvey, a group of mostly Olivia residents

PORTLAVACAWAVE.COM - 2017-09-19 19:33:00

The Angel of Goliad gets her due

The Angel of Goliad is a true story, but shrouded in mystery. She saved countless lives of Texans during the revolution with Mexico, not only at Goliad, when she was 19. Her many distinguished descendants include a former Texas Tech University president and the nation's first Hispanic four-star gen

CORPUS CHRISTI CALLER - 2017-09-18 22:25:11

Port officials: Companies claim they are owed over $60M for Voelstapine plant construction

Port of Corpus Christi Authority commissioners are giving an Austrian company until Jan. 1, 2018, to resolve about $60 million in claims from contractors who said they have not been paid for work on a Portland iron-production facility. Commissioners voted 5-1 Tuesday to grant Voestalpine Texas Holdi

CORPUS CHRISTI CALLER - 2017-09-19 18:57:49

Questions raised over firefighter pay during Harvey

BEEVILLE - Members of the Beeville Volunteer Fire Department are expected to be at a special City Council meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 19. The City Council is expected to have an item on its agenda for the meeting to address a recommendation to make some changes in the procedure for volunteer fir

MYSOUTEX.COM - 2017-09-18 20:00:00

Byrd invites community to Cougar match

BEEVILLE - Hurricane Harvey impacted millions throughout the Coastal Bend, and CBC men's soccer coach Brian Byrd is one of those. Byrd, the fourth-year coach of the Cougars, is a resident of Rockport, and his home was destroyed by Harvey. He's made the Yonder Inn in Beeville his temporary home while

MYSOUTEX.COM - 2017-09-17 12:00:00

Sunken shrimp boats leaking fuel; Aransas Pass launch closed for cleanup

Aransas County officials estimate about half of the residents did not evacuate for Hurricane Harvey. It hit the area Aug. 26 with 130 mph winds. Julie Garcia/Caller-Times The Aransas Pass Harbor Master has shut down the boat launch at Redfish Bay Boat House while crews remove sunken vessels and dea

CORPUS CHRISTI CALLER - 2017-09-19 17:13:59

FEMA and local officials host town hall in Aransas Pass

On Tuesday, top officials with FEMA, The Small Business Association and local officials held a town hall in Aransas Pass. Harvey survivors were invited to bring all questions about applying for federal assistance. Out of previous town halls in the area, Tuesday's had the most attendance. "I think i

KIII TV3 - 2017-09-20 04:02:05

'We are human beings like everyone else'

Alexa's hope of living a normal life in the United States with her 11-year-old daughter came crashing down with the tree that landed on her home during Hurricane Harvey. Just two years ago, the mother and daughter moved from Mexico to Bloomington, a rural community of about 2,500 residents. Alexa bo

VICTORIA ADVOCATE - 2017-09-18 04:21:00

Walter John "Walt" Nesbit

Walter John "Walt" Nesbit, 74, of Jasper, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, Sept. 18, 2017. He served as a longtime member and Deacon at Argo Freewill Baptist Church. He was formerly a firefighter in Wellsville, N.Y., and was an avid Alabama football fan. The family will receive friends today

DAILY MOUNTAIN EAGLE ONLINE - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Gilbert drafting letter of intent for developer

The Cordova City Council voted last week to allow Mayor Drew Gilbert to sign a letter of intent for a developer who has shown interest in building four storefronts in downtown. Gilbert notified council members at the Aug. 22 meeting that ... This item is available in full to subscribers. The Cordova

DAILY MOUNTAIN EAGLE ONLINE - 2017-09-20 05:39:40

Annexation generates debate at council meeting

PARRISH - The Parrish Town Council approved several items during their council meeting Monday night, but things became a little tense when a Parrish resident addressed the council in regards to the town's proposed annexation plan. Parrish ... This item is available in full to subscribers. PARRISH -

DAILY MOUNTAIN EAGLE ONLINE - 2017-09-20 05:17:00

Man killed during Jefferson County home invasion identified

Home Invasion The Jefferson County coroner used fingerprints to identify a man fatally shot at the scene of a home invasion in the Mulga area. Stephen Douglas Crump suffered the fatal gunshot wound Saturday night at a home in the 200 block of Bayview Drive. The Jefferson County Sheriff's Department

ABC 33/40 NEWS - 2017-09-19 09:29:24