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Rio Hondo recognized for Rails to Trails project

Special to the NEWS The City of Rio Hondo was recognized Friday, Oct. 17, by the American Planning Association Texas Chapter for outstanding planning for the Rails to Trails Project. This project was selected among many other cities as the Chapter’s 2014 Project Planning Award. The awards program allows the Texas Chapter to promote the …

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Local author’s book awarded; student illustrators recognized

By FRANCISCO E. JIMENEZ Staff Writer reporter@sbnewspaper.com One of San Benito’s very own was recently recognized for a children’s book he published last year. Dr. Hector Barrera’s book, “Bart: The Pear Tree That Grew An Apple,” won first place in the Children’s book category of 2014 Northern California Publishers and Authors (NCPA) Book Awards. “We …

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ABSOLUTE BEST: Belles take coveted prize at dance competition

By MICHAEL RODRIGUEZ Managing Editor editor@sbnewspaper.com Considering that the San Benito High School Belles are already in possession of enough hardware to stock two trophy rooms, it should come as no surprise that the varsity drill team returned from the 2013 MA Regional Dance Competition in much the same manner that they had departed for …

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