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Prison reform unlikely issue for the GOP | Port Aransas South Jetty

Prison reform has normally been an issue embraced by Democrats, not Republicans. But, perhaps, like so many other things in the Trump administration, this, too, is about to change.Last Thursday, President Trump held a roundtable discussion at his Bedminster, New Jersey, property, five governors were

PORTASOUTHJETTY.COM - 2018-08-15 17:00:00

Hurricane Harvey: Here's why this business owner says Rockport is making a comeback

Rockport was ravaged by Hurricane Harvey a year ago. But residents like Jennifer Day are making sure the beloved Texas town makes a comeback.ROCKPORT, Texas - For more than a century the Victorian beauty has weathered what others could not.She has seen the growth and changes of this Texas Gulf Coast

CORPUS CHRISTI CALLER - 2018-08-15 14:00:00

Corpus Christi firefighters battle blaze at downtown apartments

Firefighters are battling a blaze in downtown Corpus Christi on Thursday morning.The fire began at the Limerick Apartments in the 200 block of South Chaparral Street.Smoke can be seen for several blocks. Drivers should avoid that area.Firefighters are doing a sweep of each apartment by level to ensu

CORPUS CHRISTI CALLER - 2018-08-16 13:54:00

Texas Downtown Association visits downtown Rockport

Downtown Rockport welcomed more than 50 people with The Texas Downtown Association Thursday, July 26 for its monthly Roundtable. The focus centered on downtown promotions and marketing.Attendees represented Downtown Associations, cities, chambers and convention and visitor bureaus.

ROCKPORT PILOT - 2018-08-15 15:51:00

Stripes stores damaged by Hurricane Harvey to open nearly a year later

Nearly a year later, three of those sores will open their doors to customers, according to a news release.

CORPUS CHRISTI CALLER - 2018-08-14 22:14:00

CCISD, four other area districts get 'C' letter grade from the state

Other area school districts that received Cs include Alice, Robstown, Tuloso-Midway and West Oso ISDs .

CORPUS CHRISTI CALLER - 2018-08-15 16:43:00

Letter to editor: 8-15-18

The County Agrilife Extension Agent claimed in her column on August 8 that, “recycling is easy to do in Aransas County.” Although that holds true for the City of Rockport and any of those who remain within the county in the area near the airport, I take exception to that claim as a resident of Oak T

ROCKPORT PILOT - 2018-08-15 15:59:00

Harvey, one year later: Rebuilding homes, rebuilding businesses, rebuilding lives

PORT ARANSAS, Texas — Even as her home drowned in 27 inches of water, Mary Salg provided shelter to 109 families who had lost just about all they had when Hurricane Harvey slammed this island community on the Texas Coast.

CORPUS CHRISTI CALLER - 2018-08-15 14:00:00

Replacing gas lines to cost $28+ million | Port Aransas South Jetty

City of Port Aransas Gas Department employees Jeremy Biskner, left, and Sean Specht prepare to install a new gas meter at the Castaways restaurant at Alister and Roberts streets on Monday, Aug. 13. A city contractor has said millions of dollars worth of gas lines need to be replaced in Port Aransas

PORTASOUTHJETTY.COM - 2018-08-15 17:00:00

Man shot in home, rushed to hospital

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KIII TV3 - 2018-08-15 04:08:45

Woman pleads guilty to voter fraud, sentenced to five days in jail

"We take voter fraud very seriously. We are going to do everything that we can to protect your vote, and to protect the integrity of our elections," Sands said.

KIII TV3 - 2018-08-14 23:10:07

Cheniere seeks Corpus Christi LNG train 1 feed gas permit

Image courtesy of CheniereUS LNG exporter Cheniere is moving ahead with its Corpus Christi liquefaction project as it requested FERC’s permit to introduce feed gas to Train 1 and commence commissioning of day flare.The company requested the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission approve the request no

LNGWORLDNEWS.COM - 2018-08-15 00:00:00

What was the big secret on John Ward’s island?

In the 1940s, there was plenty of news coverage of the Naval Air Station, under rules of wartime censorship, but of Ward Island not a peep.

CORPUS CHRISTI CALLER - 2018-08-14 16:32:00

Former Corpus Christi radio host lands new show on HGTV

He works forMirabal Montalvo & Associates, his family's real estate firm, based in Corpus Christi.

CORPUS CHRISTI CALLER - 2018-08-14 18:19:00

Ingleside man accused of killing father arrested

Ryan Gene Beard is accused of killing his father, Brian Beard, last week. His father's body was found around 9:45 a.m. Friday, Aug. 10, at a residence in the 2300 block of Palm Drive in Ingleside.

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Man tries to turn at red light, hits jeep

According to the officers, there were two dogs inside the car, and one of those dogs did not make it.

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Corpus Christi tattoo artist to be featured on popular show 'Ink Master'

Meagan Falcon|Corpus Christi Caller TimesUpdated 8 minutes agoA Corpus Christi tattoo artist will be featured in a popular reality TV show.Black Lantern tattoo artist Jess Cavazos will compete with 15 other contestants on the latest season of "Ink Master"Aug. 28.

CORPUS CHRISTI CALLER - 2018-08-14 21:18:00

High-speed chase ends with apprehension of four

An alert Aransas County Sheriff’s Office (ACSO) deputy on patrol Monday, Aug. 6 in the Holiday Beach area spotted a vehicle on which the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) had issued a BOLO (be on the lookout for). The driver of that vehicle had earlier fled authorities in two counties, accordi

ROCKPORT PILOT

Harvey Block Party planned for downtown Rockport

The Rockport City Council, at its regular meeting Tuesday, July 24, approved a request from the Rockport Little Theatre (RLT) and the Rockport Cultural Arts District (RCAD) to close Main and Wharf streets, between Austin and Water streets from 4 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Aug. 25 for a Harvey Block

ROCKPORT PILOT

Search and investigation continue for missing Seadrift mom

The search for a missing Seadrift mom continued Monday − 11 days after she went missing.Chief Deputy Johnny Krause, Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office, said Monday his investigators have yet to locate Suzie Escobedo, 25.

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