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Trustees react to educators’ charges

By HEATHER CATHLEEN COX Staff Writer reporter@sbnewspaper.com Another San Benito educator was arrested this week on child molestation charges. David Noyola, Band Director at Miller Jordan Middle School of San Benito, was arrested on Aug. 13, for sexually assaulting a minor – this after former San Benito CISD educator, Jose N. Mendez Jr., was accused …

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YOUNG AT HEART: Longtime San Benito educator celebrates 103rd birthday

By ARMANDO GARZA Special to the NEWS HARLINGEN — She can rattle off stories, memories and can even still play a pretty good piano. No doubt, at 103 years young, Ernestine Neely is still just as sharp as ever. Neely, a proud former San Benito resident, celebrates her milestone birthday this weekend with family and …

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Ortiz closer to becoming a teacher

By ELADIO JAIMEZ Special to the NEWS When she was 4 years old, Beatrice Ortiz would set up her dolls in front of a small chalkboard and pretend she was a teacher. Now 23, Ortiz is closer to fulfilling her childhood dream thanks to Texas State Technical College and the University Center. Ortiz is slated …

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