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Mon
27
Jun

The Record earns five awards, publisher recognized at TPA meeting

The Cuero Record was well represented at the 138th annual meeting of Texas Press Association recently held at La Torretta Lake Resort in Montgomery. The Record received five awards at the TPA Texas Better Newspaper Contest while publisher Glenn Rea completed his term as president of the association.  

 

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Mon
27
Jun

‘Love Everyone Carnival’, city fireworks Monday

The annual “Love Everyone Carnival” will be held at the City Park on Monday, July 4 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. This carnival is a gift to the children and families of Cuero from the several Churches in town. The scale of the event is designed for children. Everything for kids is free except the Cake Walk and the Bucket Auction. The Carnival opens with the Little Patriot’s Parade, with Bobby Schley and Emily Davis as Parade Marshals, and the Girl. 

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Mon
27
Jun

CCH hires Falcone as new CEO

By Robert Proctor

Lynn Falcone has taken over as the Chief Executive Officer for Cuero Community Hospital, following the departure of Skip Gjolberg. With a background in hospital expansion in San Antonio, Falcone will also focus on patient care and needs of the community. Falcone grew up in Chicago, Illinois but has spent her professional career in Texas.  

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Wed
22
Jun

Chase, capture for two runners

Two men attempted to run from law enforcement officers in Yorktown in separate incidents Friday. Both men were captured and arrested.

DeWitt County deputy Steven Nelson was making a traffic stop around 2:30 p.m. near West 8th and Range streets.

He stopped a 1991 Ford driven by Norman P. Fonseca, 49, of Yorktown. During the investigation he discovered what appeared to be drug paraphernalia in the vehicle.

The report states Fonseca began running from the officer and Deputy Nelson fired his tazer gun and used pepper spray in attempt to stop him. However the suspect continued running.

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Tue
21
Jun

Air evac event June 26

Join the DeWitt County Emergency Planning Committee, fire fighters from area fire departments Cuero.

EMS medical crews, and flight crews and representatives of area air ambulances in a joint event on Sunday, June 26, from 6-8 p.m. at Meyersville School, 1897 Meyersville Rd, Meyersville, TX 77974 to answer questions about emergencies and the use of air evacuations of sick or injured persons. 

You drive by an accident and it looks bad. The fire department is on the scene, and they are using large tools to get to the people. You see a helicopter circling or landing and wonder what happens.

Be able to get an up close look at the tools that are used and see the helicopters and look inside and get answers to your questions from actual crew members of the fire departments and flight crew. 

Tue
21
Jun

Yorktown youngsters, ‘Wild Things’ face-off

The children who attended June 15th’s Summer Reading Program at Yorktown Library quickly got over their disappointment when the milking demonstration was replaced with six animals of the wild. Courtney Cortina Pineda, owner and operator of Wild Things Zoofari Inc., travels over Texas to educate the importance of wildlife conservation, animal behavior, health and reproduction.

 

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Tue
21
Jun

Challenge, success ahead for Gomez

Yorktown’s new head volleyball coach Irma Gomez has some big shoes to fill and she knows it. Gomez said, “Looking at the volleyball statistics and scores, I know the success the girls have had here. I know what this community expects. I am definitely up for the challenge [and] I want the girls to be successful.”

 

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Tue
21
Jun

Massey awarded “Community Builder”

Yorktown’s Cameron Lodge #76,AF&AM, recognized and presented the “Community Builder” award to Mr. J.R. Massey during the Lodge’s June 14 meeting. Massey received the award for the numerous contributions to the Yorktown Community. The Masonic “Community Builder” award is the highest award that a Masonic Lodge can bestow upon a non-Mason.

 

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Tue
21
Jun

Skat? Deal me in.

The Lavaca/DeWitt Chapter of the Texas German Society had their annual indoor picnic and game night on June 9 at the Hochheim Prairie Schoolhouse. Twenty-five members and guests were in attendance. With no business meeting, members and guests enjoyed playing dominoes, Skat, and Scrabble. Pictured is Heinz Braun, Ron Ferguson, Roy Bruns and Mark Maxon playing Skat, a German card game.

 

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Mon
20
Jun

Nine local businesses burglarized since March

Nine burglaries of local businesses since March has Cuero Police Department asking for assistance from businesses and residents. Police Chief Jay Lewis said the burglaries appear to be committed by the same person or persons. He said although they do not have a clear picture of the suspects, the police is asking for public assistance and offering a reward for information through CrimeStoppers. 

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