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Six unlocked vehicles burglarized last week

Six vehicles at five different residences were burglarized last week, and all of the vehicles were sitting unlocked in a driveway. According to Calhoun County Sheriff George Aleman, all burglaries occurred between the hours of 10 p.m. Aug. More...

Coffee, conversation served at Anchored in Love

“So now faith, hope, and love abide, these three; but the greatest of these is love.” – 1 Corinthians 13 More...

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Police and Court Reports

Law enforcement officials make 19 weekend arrests

The arrest records made available through the Port Lavaca Wave newspaper are public information. Any indication of an arrest does not mean the individual identified has been convicted of a crime. More...

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7th annual Flip Flop Festival this weekend at Bayfront Peninsula

Quilt Guild meets Due to road construction, the Calhoun County Quilt Guild will meet at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 2, in the fellowship hall of First United Methodist Church, located at 814 N. San Antonio St. in Port Lavaca. More...

Obituaries

IRA D. ARENT

Ira D. Arent, 68, of Yorktown, passed away Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. He was born Nov. 4, 1946 in Greeley County, Neb. to Leslie and Cleo Claffin Arent. He retired from Formosa Plastics Electrical Department in 2006 and moved to Yorktown. More...

PAUL ORTA

Paul Orta, 49, of Victoria, went to be with the Lord Friday, Aug. 28, 2015. He was born Nov. 14, 1965 in Port Lavaca to Edward G. Orta and the late Senaida Islas Orta. More...

School board finalizes budget, architect agreement

School board approves finalized $2.5 million deficit budget

The Calhoun County Independent School District board of trustees adopted a finalized $2.5 million deficit budget at its regular meeting Thursday evening. More...

Board approves $110,000 settlement with former architect

The Calhoun County Independent School District will pay $110,000 to the architect firm Claycomb Associates, Architects per a settlement agreement. The CCISD board of trustees approved the agreement at its regular meeting Thursday evening. More...

Council sets city service fees

The Port Lavaca City Council took care of business Monday evening on ordinances approving the 2015-16 budget, the 2015 property tax, and increases in charges for city services at a special called meeting. More...

Texas waterfowl, dove, teal seasons begin soon

In preparation for what is shaping up to be a banner year for duck hunting, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission has approved the 2015-2016 waterfowl seasons for Texas. More...

Lifestyle

The Texas Coastal Bend Regional Tourism Council visits Port Lavaca

The Texas Coastal Bend Regional Tourism Council visited Port Lavaca last Tuesday to help promote tourism in the south Texas Coastal Bend region. More...

City Manager Bob Turner to speak at Wakeup Port Lavaca! Community Breakfast

Port Lavaca City Manager Bob Turner will be the featured speaker at the Port Lavaca Chamber of Commerce quarterly Wake Up Port Lavaca! Community Breakfast set for 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 15, at the Bauer Community Center. More...

Gearing up for flip flop fun

City of Port Lavaca employee Oscar Quintanilla was busy Monday afternoon pressure washing picnic tables underneath the Bayfront Peninsula pavilion in preparation for the 7th Annual Flip Flop Festival More...

Sports

Crabs manhandle Bulldogs

CHS opens with 43-14 win over Somerset

Calhoun arrived at Somerset, dominated early and never let up to win 43-14 Friday night at Bulldog Stadium. More...

JV holds on to beat Somerset

The Calhoun junior varsity football team came out victorious in its season opener against Somerset, 33-22. Calhoun’s quarterback Marshall Batts led the Sandcrabs on two scoring drives to start the game with a 14-0 lead on the Bulldogs. More...

Cuero slips by Freshman White, 8-6

The Calhoun freshmen white team lost to the Cuero Gobblers in their season opener 8-6. “The boys played a hard fought game,” coach Ausencio Pereida said. The game was tied 0-0 at the end of the first half. More...

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