Tag: Corpus Christi

Repair to well off Texas coast taking longer than expected

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — Repairs to a natural gas well off the Texas coast that started leaking last week will take longer than...

4 people missing after pipeline explosion at port in Texas

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — A dredging vessel at a Texas port hit a natural gas pipeline Friday, sparking an explosion that sent six...

After 28 days, Padre Island National Seashore reopens

HARLINGEN — After nearly a month, the Padre Island National Seashore finally dug its way out from under the debris and damage left by...

Zendejas named executive director

Former Brownsville Independent School District superintendent Esperanza Zendejas has been named the new executive director for Region 2 Education Service Center, officials announced in...

Flooding threat continues as Hanna drops rain on border

By JOHN L. MONE and NOMAAN MERCHANT Associated Press CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — A downgraded Hanna continued charging across the borderland of South Texas and...

85 babies in Nueces County have tested positive for COVID-19

By Alex Samuels, Texas Tribune Eighty-five infants who are under the age of 1 have tested positive for the coronavirus in Nueces County since testing...

FBI says Texas naval base shooting is ‘terrorism-related’

By LOLITA C. BALDOR and MICHAEL BALSAMO Associated Press A shooting at a Texas naval air station that wounded a sailor and left the gunman...

Mother of missing woman searching for answers

HARLINGEN — A Corpus Christi woman is questioning whether a person who tipped her off about a murder suspect’s arrest can give her information...

Refinery fire extinguished in south Texas, no injuries

CORPUS CHRISTI (AP) — A Monday morning fire at a Citgo refinery in in Corpus Chris has been extinguished with no injuries, according to...

Sheriff’s office: 2 bodies discovered buried at South Texas beach

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — Investigators are trying to identify two bodies found buried at a South Texas beach amid the search for a...