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Grand slam pushes Oil Belt past Pennsylvania in JLWS

TAYLOR, Mich. — The Oil Belt All-Stars have matched their best run in program history and are now looking to being home the Junior League World Series title with two more wins this weekend. Oil Belt (Southwest - Corpus Christi) crushed Keystone (East - Pennsylvania) 10-3 Thursday night thanks...

Blitz Preview: Santa Gertrudis Academy Lions

KINGSVILLE, Texas — The Santa Gertrudis Academy Lions are one of those Coaslat Bend teams that's always right on the cusp of the playoffs. SGA missed out on the postseason by one game last year and with a fairly experienced team returning and a little help from district realignment, the Lions have a real chance to crack the top four and play into mid-November.

Blitz Preview: Beeville Jones Trojans

BEEVILLE, Texas — The Beeville Trojans once again find itself in a stacked district heading into the 2022 season. The UIL didn't do the Trojans any favors with realignment as they leave the district that had some powerhouses in it only to get back into one that now features Rockport-Fulton, Pleasanton and Port Lavaca Calhoun. All those teams in addition to Beeville Jones reached at least the second round last season.

South Texas World War II hero's remains identified after 77 years

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The remains of a man killed in World War II are coming home to South Texas after 77 years, according to the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA). The DPAA said remains of Army Air Forces Sgt. Herald R. Boyd, a San Patricio County native, were positively identified on July 8, 2022, through "anthropological analysis, as well as circumstantial evidence."

CCPD: Man shot, killed on Treyway Lane; suspect arrested

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Corpus Christi police arrested a man on murder charges after finding a man dead from a gunshot wound on Treyway Lane. Officers were called to the 1800 block of Treyway Ln. around 4:13 a.m. Wednesday for an "unknown EMS call," a post to the Corpus Christi Police Blotter page said. When officers arrived, they found a man dead "due to suspicious circumstances."