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CCPD stealth cars show successful results

September 24, 2018

KIRKLAN HINOJOSA Web Editor Six months ago, in Feb. 2018, the Corpus Christi Police Department unveiled its first stealth car. According to an ar...

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¡Otra Fest! is here!

September 21, 2018

Jessie Monsivais ¡Otra Fest!,  presented by House of Rock, is Corpus Christi’s unique three-day, indoor music festival attributed to Texas music. ...

Honoring the life of Dr. Hector P. Garcia

September 20, 2018

KIRKLAN HINOJOSA Web Editor The History Area and the Mexican American Studies program honored Dr. Hector P. Garcia at the Creating a Legacy - The L...

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Tropical Storm Florence continues its rampage

September 16, 2018

Kirklan Hinojosa Web Editor Nearly one million homes and businesses have been left without electricity, and 12 deaths have been reported so far du...

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#honorthetaco at the 1st annual ¡Que Bueno! Taco Fest

September 12, 2018

SIERRA LUTZ Interim Editor-in-Chief A festival all about tacos and taco culture is not as surprising as it may sound for many local Corpus Christi...

Remember, reflect and honor the 17th anniversary of 9/11

Remember, reflect and honor the 17th anniversary of 9/11

September 11, 2018

JESSE MONSIVAIS On the 17th anniversary of 9/11, we remember the 2,983 victims who lost their lives. Sept. 11 was entitled as a national day of service b...

Nike’s advertisements featuring Colin Kaepernick causes controversy

Nike’s advertisements featuring Colin Kaepernick causes controversy

September 7, 2018

HARLEY FONSECA Reporter Colin Kaepernick was the former quarterback of the San Francisco 49ers who, since August of 2017, infuriated NFL fans by kneeling...

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Tropical Storm Gordon makes landfall as Hurricane Season begins

September 7, 2018

KIRKLAN HINOJOSA Web Editor   Storm season has just begun as Tropical Storm Gordon made landfall near the Alabama-Mississippi border on Tuesday, Sept. ...

Photo by Sierra Lutz.  Lars Roeder, visiting assistant professor at TAMU-CC, shows festival goers how to use a Polargraph in a fun drawing game.

Art is alive in the Coastal Bend

September 5, 2018

Sierra Lutz Interim Editor-in-Cheif 50 artists, a Family Art Time center, live music, hands on art experiences and good eats were all part of Arts Ali...

“The Simpsons” respond to Apu critics: “Don’t have a cow”

April 26, 2018

HARLEY FONSECA REPORTER “Don’t have a cow, man!” is the usual catchphrase of well known character Bart Simpson from “The Simpsons,” and based on a r...

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What the Facebook scandal really means

April 26, 2018

AMBER CASTILLO @AMBERCASTILLO27 After Mark Zuckerberg was called to testify before Congress over the Facebook scandal, many questions were left unanswered and ma...

YouTuber opens fire, injures three, kills self

April 18, 2018

HARLEY FONSECA REPORTER  On April 3, police were informed of shots being fired from the YouTube headquarters in San Bruno, California, according t...

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