Corpus Christi Feb 27 Weekly Crime Report: 372 Incidents and 17 Crime StoriesTexas Bulletins2 DAYS AGO
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A majestic new high school for Corpus Christi
You may not be able to tell by looking at the Miller HS campus, but there is nearly a century of history on that campus.
Seventh floor of Holiday Inn evacuated after early morning smoke call downtown
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — CCFD fire officials responded to a call for smoke on the seventh floor of a downtown Holiday Inn Friday morning. The incident, which began at around 5:30 a.m., was isolated to a single, vacant room. CCFD said the entire seventh floor of the hotel was evacuated. Some of those evacuated guests were in town for a large leadership conference for the Business Professionals of America, Texas Association.
Alleged hit-and-run driver being sought after hitting woman on moped
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Corpus Christi Police Department officials are looking for the driver who they say hit a person on a moped at South Staples Street and SPID around midnight. Witnesses said a woman was driving a moped under the overpass when a tan car hit her from...
Homeless people forced to leave campsite, City cites dangerous conditions
City of Corpus Christi gathers service providers and contractors to move homeless people from a north side area. Those without homes said they're being mistreated.
Aransas county narcotics manufacturer, bail-jumper arrested on Corpus Christi's South Side
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — A wanted fugitive was arrested Thursday after a year of searching. US Marshals caught the suspect at about 10:30 a.m. The suspect was wanted in Aransas county and was found at a home on Yorkshire Drive, off Yorktown Boulevard. Corpus Christi Police Department K9 officers...
Sweet Summer Escapes: Corpus Christi's Top 3 Shaved Ice Destinations
This article presents a guide to three notable shaved ice spots in Corpus Christi. Have you had the chance to try any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Coastal Paradise in Corpus Christi Sells for $1.1M
A charming 2-story house located near Corpus Christi, Texas, recently caught the attention of buyers and was sold on Feb 27. The last known listed price for this coastal paradise was $1,098,000. Situated at 13746 Cayo Gorda Ct, Corpus Christi, TX, 78418, this property boasts a spacious interior spanning 2,140 square feet, complemented by a generous lot size of 14,401 square feet.
Flour Bluff students being checked by medics after possible leak on school bus
A group of about seven students who were picked up on Padre Island Friday morning were on their way to school when they began smelling gasoline .
SENTENCED: Former CCISD board trustee John Longoria sentenced to probation
John Longoria, a former board trustee for the Corpus Christi Independent School District, was sentenced to 5 years of probation.
Teen who posed as a physician assistant back in Nueces County Jail
Zachry Brent Bailey, the teen who posed as a physician assistant and gained access to two local hospitals, is back in the Nueces County Jail.
Updates in Masterson Drive murder case
The court denied the motion to quash the felony murder charge against Leon.
Car runs red light, ends in eight-vehicle crash at Saratoga, Highway 286 access road
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Around 3 p.m. Wednesday, the Corpus Christi Police Department was dispatched to multi-vehicle accident on the State Highway 286 access road and Saratoga that involved seven cars and one city bus. According to CCPD-Traffic Section Lt. Michael Pena, one car was traveling northbound on SH...
Robstown police department hosts a town hall meeting to improve the city
Tamez hosted a town hall meeting on Thursday night, because he said he wanted to open a dialogue between the community.
The gas price fluctuate between $2.56 and $2.95 in Corpus Christi as of 2024-03-01. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Friday is $3.331, a week ago the price is $3.267 , according to AAA.
Local Loteria starts NOW!! Here's how you can support local businesses with the interactive game
You can support your favorite local businesses and find some new gems with this interactive game that supports small businesses in the Coastal Bend.
Corpus Christi's La Retama Central Library Unveils Sensory Room for Children with Special Needs
The La Retama Central Library in Corpus Christi, Texas, has launched a free sensory room for children with special needs. This is the first of its kind in South Texas. The room features therapeutic stations and sensory tools. These include a calming station, a light-up wall panel activated by sound, and SensaSoft play rollers. The room is open to children up to 14 years old, their parents, caregivers, therapists, and teachers.
Spring Garden 2024: Embrace the Beauty of Spring at Community Event
As the winter chill thaws and spring blossoms begin to unfurl, the community is invited to celebrate the season at the "Spring Garden 2024" event. This gathering, promising to be a delightful affair, is scheduled for Saturday, March 2nd, from 9am to 1pm. The picturesque St. Paul United Church of Christ of Corpus Christi, located at 5525 Lipes Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX, will serve as the perfect backdrop for this event.
Corpus Christi's Type B funds to help Downtown hotel meet FEMA requirements
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Construction for the new Homewood Suites Hotel in Downtown Corpus Christi has been underway for some time, but changes in its design are needed following FEMA's new flood-zone requirements. "The hotel is estimated to have an investment of about $33 million in the Downtown area,"...
Funeral plans announced for Ray High School teen shot on Monitor Street
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Funeral services for Ray High School teen Andrew Lee Garza Jr. begin Friday. The visitation for the 15-year-old shot earlier this month will be from 5-9 p.m. at Memory Gardens Funeral Home, with a rosary beginning at 7. A Mass will be held at 10...
Southside apartment resident stabs dog to death
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — An investigation is underway into reports of a dog stabbed to death last Friday at a southside apartment complex located off Saratoga and Everhart. According to witnesses, the dog frequently visited the property until one of the resident’s pets was allegedly threatened by the animal, prompting the resident to end the animal’s life.