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November 2, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

No Poll Pads for election day

Technology purchased to help speed up the voting process in Kleberg County will not be available on Election Day, officials said this week. More...

Vehicle accident claims life of Kingsville man

A Kingsville man was killed Wednesday in a single-vehicle accident on U.S. Highway 77 near Refugio. Cpl. Charlie Ramirez, an information officer for the Texas Department of Public Safety, said the accident occurred around 1:20 p.m. More...

Harvey Elementary students ‘Shake it off’

The students, teachers and staff members of A.D. Harvey Elementary School have found a vocal way to approach the subject of bullying. More...

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Sports

Lady Lions fend off late Banquete rally

It took them a couple of more games than they might have liked, but the Santa Gertrudis Academy Lions ended up coming out of their regular season finale against the Banquete Lady Bulldogs with a five-game win, 25-14, 25-12, 24-26, 13-25 and 15-6. More...

Band of Brahma Brothers

We’re a family. So many athletes and coaches have said those words that they have almost become cliché in post-game interviews. But for the 2014 H.M. More...

Local football roundup

Riviera The Riviera Seahawk junior varsity defeated the London Pirates, 30-14, Thursday. The game started out close with the Seahawks holding a 16-14 lead early in the second quarter, but the Riviera defense held down the Pirates the rest of the way. More...

Editorial

Remember to vote

Guest Commentary

Recently, Savannah Lynn and I were working on some recipes for a 4-H project. We have too many dogs and cats as it is, so bunnies and pigs are out – jellies and jams are in! More...

Chamber of Commerce and Small Business: Important to Kingsville

Guest Commentary

I joined the Kingsville Chamber of Commerce when I came to NAS-Kingsville in 2010 because I knew it was a good way to get to know the people who made Kingsville work. More...

American Legion Post 99 says ‘Thank you’

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Obituaries

Javiel ‘Harvey’ Mendietta Jr.

Javiel “Harvey” Mendietta Jr., 40, of Kingsville, died on Oct. 29, 2014 in Tivoli. He was born Oct. 11, 1974 in Kingsville to Javiel and Gloria Mendietta. He was a heavy equipment operator and an avid local boxing fan. More...

Julia M. Garcia

Julia M. Garcia, 90, of Kingsville, died on Oct. 28, 2014 in Freeport. She was born on July 30, 1924 in Kingsville to Dionicio and Jesusa Marroquin. She was a retired cafeteria worker with Christus Spohn Kleberg Hospital. More...

Lawrence Bernard Nelson

Lawrence Bernard Nelson, 61, of Kingsville, died Monday, Oct. 27, 2014 in Corpus Christi. He was born Dec. 24, 1952 in New Orleans, La. to Joseph Henry Nelson and Dolores Edna Nelson. Nelson was employed for the U.S. More...

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Week 9 - Free Access

Brahmas get past Gators, Badgers fall at home

Week 9 of the high school football season saw some tough matchups for area teams. The H.M. King Brahmas threw a curveball at the La Grulla Gators, while the Santa Gertrudis Academy Lions punched their first ticket to the state playoffs. More...

Democratic chairman assaulted at headquar ters

The Kingsville Police Department was called to the Kleberg County Democratic Party Headquarters Thursday to investigate a reported assault against the party chairman. More...

Halloween Costume Contest

Congratulations to the winners of the 10th Annual Kingsville Record and Bishop News Halloween Costume Contest! This year’s winner in the girls division was Janie Angelica Reyes, age 1, the daughter of Leroy and Belinda Reyes. More...

Candidates file campaign finance reports

Monday was the final deadline for candidates to file their campaign finance reports before Tuesday’s General Election. More...

News

Municipal Warrants Issued

The following Municipal Warrants for the City of Kingsville were released Oct. 23. Here’s how to clear an outstanding warrant, according to city officials. • Make full payment online at www.cityofkingsville.com. More...

Food inspection scores released Staff Report

Food Service inspections are conducted on a quarterly schedule per year based on the risk category to insure compliance with the Texas Food Service Establishment Regulations and local food sanitation ordinances. More...

Constable donates $1,000 to Ricardo ISD

Pct. 3 Kleberg County Constable Cid Zavala donated $1,000 to the Ricardo Independent School District and $1,000 to the Riviera Independent School District at a recent Kleberg County Commissioners Court meeting. More...

Education

KISD celebrates accomplishments

The Kingsville Independent School District has proudly served the children of Kingsville for many years, each different from the last. More...

Harvey Elementary celebrates National Bus Safety Week

Harvey Elementary staff and students recently celebrated bus drivers during Bus Safety Week. Bus drivers were treated to a meal at local restaurants in the form of a gift card. More...

Gillett Intermediate honor roll announced

The John S. Gillett Intermediate faculty and staff have announced the honor roll for the first six weeks of the 2014-15 school year. More...

Business

Trevino celebrates 45 years with Wilcox

Monika Trevino, a manager of Wilcox Furniture Store in Kingsville, recently celebrated 45 years with the company. More...

Kingsville Chamber of Commerce hosts ribbon cutting for Toledo Finance

The Kingsville Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting for Toldeo Finance on Tuesday, Oct. 21. The newly opened business is located at 622 E. King and is managed by Benjamin Bass Jr., who is pictured cutting the ribbon. (Submitted item) More...

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