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LA VERNIA – The Hallettsville Major League All-Stars got strong pitching performances from Justice Ward and Brock Bludau to take a 6-2 win over Floresville to win the District 31 championship Sunday.

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Albert Kitchen, 52, sings to his bride, Robin Harris, at their wedding on Saturday. The couple got married in the Sam Houston Room at 120 Main Place with the help of the Victoria Harbor Hospice branch.

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  • Glenn Wilson said:

    "Knief said he was considering whether to issue a citation." -- The photo shows that she just missed center-punching the driver's door which would have caused serious injuries. Unless it's som…

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  • Glenn Wilson said:

    George -- Very well said, thanx. About the following: "...retire and cut your income dramatically, your property appraisal and, therefore, your taxes continue to rise", at age 65 one can file …

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  • Glenn Wilson said:

    My comment should have ended with,"to legally continue their activity if they have been getting away with it for whatever the minimum time is."

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  • George Schwarz said:

    And one more suggestion: Make every communication between a taxing entity and the appraisal district a public record. No communication behind the scenes.

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  • Joe Beams said:

    rip willis, Doris and children, may peace be with you now. I remember Willis at HS playing football for St. Joseph. Joe Beams, ebeams@cox.net

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The fragrance of freshly cut vegetables and fruit filled the cafeteria at St. Joseph High School on Wednesday morning. The crisp sound of a bell pepper being sliced could be heard throughout the room as small chefs wearing tall, white paper hats and plastic aprons used cookie cutters on the …