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Tue
05
Apr

Barth wins annual contest

Colin Barth, son of Dr. Gordon and Stacy Barth of Yorktown, recently was named winner of the singer-songwriter annual competition contest at Texas Tech University in Lubbock. The contest is sponsored by the Tech Activities Board. Colin, as the winner, will be the opening act for the annual Raider City Limits’ spring concert on the campus of Texas Tech University on April 8. Colin said that he loved the opportunity to be able to perform some of his own work and is excited to be able to perform at the Raider City Limits in April. Colin is currently a junior at Texas Tech University majoring in Biology.
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Tue
29
Mar

Fortanas named to Texas State Dean's List

Texas State University announced that Jayme Raeann Fortanas (Calderon) of New Braunfels earned Dean’s List recognition for excellent academic performance for spring and fall 2015. Texas State students must complete 12 semester hours and earn a minimum GPA of 3.5 to be recognized for the Dean’s List. Jayme will be inducted into Kappa Delta Pi (an international honor society in education) on April 17. Jayme is the daughter of Mary Ann and Santos Calderon of Cuero.

Tue
29
Mar

Gamez to attend Automation Congress

Nicholas Gamez, a 2010 graduate from Cuero High School and 2014 graduate from Texas A&M University-College Station, who is currently in his second year of graduate school at the University of Texas-San Antonio studying for his Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, was one of 12 students chosen from the engineering department at UTSA to travel on an all-expense paid trip to attend The World Automation Congress 2016 to be held in Puerto Rico July 31 to Aug. 4. This congress has invited professors from all over the world to be honored and to serve as keynote speakers. They will come from Germany, Japan, Greece, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, Mexico and the United States of America. Topics they will speak on are robotics, systems engineering and manufacturing, intelligent automation and control, soft computing and artificial intelligence and bio-medicine, image processing and mulitmedia.

Tue
22
Mar

Addison-Sparks

Mrs. Lisa Addison of Cuero is pleased to announce the engagement of her daughter, Ellen Meredith Addison, to Chet Ballard Sparks, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ty Sparks of Beeville. Ellen graduated from Texas A&M University with a bachelor of science in civil engineering. She is employed as an environmental engineer at AECOM in Houston. Chet will graduate in May 2016 from Texas A&M University with a bachelor of science in chemical engineering and join Solvay S.A. as a process engineer. After a June wedding, the couple will make their residence in South Carolina.

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Tue
01
Mar

Terry, Dorothy Chaffee celebrate 60th anniversary

Terry Chaffee and Dorothy Cortez Chaffee were married in Cuero on Jan. 20, 1956. A celebration at the Pompeii Italian Grill in San Antonio was given in their honor to celebrate their 60th Wedding Anniversary by their children Carol Rocha (David), Terry Chaffee Jr., and Mike Chaffee.

In attendance were their grandchildren Beth Keller (David), Veronica Rocha, Davy Rocha, and one great-grandson Jacob Keller, Dorothy’s sisters Elida Gonzales and Rachel and Frank Ruiz from Cuero.  

Also attending were several nieces and nephews from Houston, Victoria, Port Lavaca and Needville as well as 

family, friends, and neighbors from Universal City, Texas.  Not able to attend were grandson T.J. Chaffee from Tucson, Arizona and great 

grandson Jordan Keller from Universal City, Texas.

Tue
09
Feb

Noack earns certification

Kyle Noack CPA, Portfolio Manager with KMH Wealth Management, LLC and a Tax/Accounting Principal with KMH’s affiliate Keller & Associates CPAs, PLLC recently met the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc.’s education, examination and experience requirements to obtain the Certified Financial Planner™ certification.
 
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Tue
09
Feb

Boehm – Ware

Dennis and Melinda John of Cuero and James and Norma Boehm of Cuero are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Jasey Ellen Boehm to Jeremy Allen Ware. Jeremy is the son of George and Josie Ware of Cuero and grandson of Joe Gonzales of Cuero. Jasey is the granddaughter of Jerry and Pat Wanjura of Cuero. Jasey and Jeremy will wed on March 5 at 3 p.m. at Trinity Church in Cuero. Jasey is a 2014 graduate of Cuero High School and employed at GVEC. Jeremy is a 2009 graduate of Cuero High School and employed with the Texas Department of Transportation.
 
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Tue
09
Feb

Birth at Cuero Hospital

Kharisma Faye Houston Hughes was born Jan. 16, 2016 at Cuero Community Hospital, weighing six pounds and 8.6 ounces and 19 inches in length. She is the daughter of Lisa Eakin and Lonnie Hughes of Cuero. She has two siblings, sister Karma Hughes and brother Khaos Hughes. Her grandfather is Allen Eakin of Cuero.

Tue
26
Jan

Seiferts find reason to "hang out" to celebrate

It was an exciting day on Dec. 18, 2015 for Sonny and Betty Ann Seifert.  They traveled to College Station to see their two oldest grandchildren graduate from Texas A & M University.

At the 2 p.m. ceremony, their grandson, Austin Ray Seifert, son of Darren and Laurie (Osburn) Seifert, graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering. He is currently employed at the Austin office of Brown & Gay Engineers in their Land Development Department.

At the 7 p.m. ceremony, their granddaughter, Wycoda Korinne Fischer, daughter of Billy and Wysenda (Seifert) Fischer, graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Interdisciplinary Studies (Elementary Education EC-6). She is currently employed at Yorktown Elementary School teaching Kindergarten.  

At the end of a long and exciting day, the family celebrated at the Dixie Chicken-a favorite “hang-out” of Austin and Wycoda’s.

Tue
26
Jan

Pohl named to Baylor Dean's List

WACO – More than 3,500 Baylor University students were named to the Dean's Academic Honor Roll for the 2015 fall semester. To be named to the Dean's List, a student must be an undergraduate with a minimum grade-point average of 3.7, while enrolled in a minimum of 12 semester hours. A private Christian university and a nationally ranked liberal arts institution, Baylor is classified as a research university with “high research activity” by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. This blends with Baylor's international reputation for educational excellence built upon the faculty's commitment to teaching, scholarship and interdisciplinary research to produce outstanding graduates.
 
Below are students from your area who were named to the dean's list this fall. The honor student news release and a complete listing of all honorees is available at www.baylor.edu.
 

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