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Service for Corder is Wednesday morning

Service for Corder is Wednesday morning A memorial service will be held for John Tennison Corder Wednesday, Nov. 7, at...

Fortune telling is addition to fun at Fall Back Festival on Saturday


Fortune telling is addition to fun at Fall Back Festival on Saturday Make plans to spend an evening under the...

Sailing into the sunset

Last chance

Monday is deadline to buy tickets for chamber's 'Party in Port A'

Tickets are on sale through Monday, Nov. 5, for the “Party in Port A” scheduled for Friday, Nov. 9. The...

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Tiptoeing into the primaries


Barack Obama seems to be ramping up his remarks about fellow Sen. Hillary Clinton, trying to distinguish himself from her to regain the momentum he...

Fall is fabulous on the island


If you missed PA Art About (the Port Aransas version of an art walk last week) you don’t want to miss the second installment in...

Time to write another report


Did you know that Texas law requires that more than 1,600 different reports, most of them annual, be filed by various state agencies? Most commonly,...

Island Agenda


DAILY • Community Park Swimming Pool offers swim lessons and lap swimming, water exercise. Open daily except Mondays for swimming and more. Call 749-2416 for information. • Free use of...

PAHS Lady Marlins revamping strategies

PAHS Lady Marlins revamping strategies


The Port Aransas High School Lady Marlins are putting together a new game plan. Coach Randy Henderson said he is developing a new style of offense and a new defensive...

Up in the air

Up in the air


Port Aransas High School Lady Marlins player Elizabeth Dupnik goes up for the ball against a Robstown High School player during a scrimmage in Robstown on Saturday, Oct. 27.

Basketball Schedule

Basketball Schedule


Basketball Schedule     Date Opponent Site Time Teams S-Oct 27 Scrim- Robstown/Miller Robstown 12:00 JV/V November Th-Nov 1 Scrim – Faith Academy Victoria 5:30 JV/V T-Nov 6 Bloomington Port...

Brundrett Middle School 2007-08 Basketball Schedule


DATE OPPONENT PLACE TIME Thur. Nov. 8 St. James Here 4:00 Nov. 16,17 IWA Boys Tourney There Mon. Nov. 12 IWA Here 4:30 Mon. Nov. 19 St. James There 4:00...

Marlin

2007-08 BASKETBALL SCHEDULE PORT ARANSAS HIGH SCHOOL

2007-08 BASKETBALL SCHEDULE PORT ARANSAS HIGH SCHOOL Date  Opponent Place TimeTeams November T-13 Highland Christian Home 5:30 V 15-17 Marlin Classic Home TBA M-19 Yorktown Away 5, 6:30 JV,V T-20 Karnes City...

HAVING FUN, LEARNING SKILLS

HAVING FUN, LEARNING SKILLS

Port Aransas boys and girls soccer teams kick it to the limit

Help out at Marlin Classic

CONCESSION VOLUNTEERS SOUGHT

The Marlin Athletic Booster Club is seeking volunteers to help man the concession stand during the Marlin Classic basketball tournament at Port Aransas High School Nov. 15-17. Volunteers will be...

Round Robin

Mixed doubles tennis slated Saturday

Head for the school courts on Station Street on Saturday morning, Nov. 3, for a round robin mixed doubles tennis tournament. Entry fee is a can of new tennis balls...


Breaking News

Service for Corder is Wednesday morning

Service for Corder is Wednesday morning A memorial service will be held for John Tennison Corder Wednesday, Nov. 7, at Community Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Richard Safford officiating. Corder,...

Fortune telling is addition to fun at Fall Back Festival on Saturday


Fortune telling is addition to fun at Fall Back Festival on Saturday Make plans to spend an evening under the stars sampling wine, tasting samples of Port Aransas cuisine, snapping...

Sailing into the sunset

Last chance

Monday is deadline to buy tickets for chamber's 'Party in Port A'

Tickets are on sale through Monday, Nov. 5, for the “Party in Port A” scheduled for Friday, Nov. 9. The event is sponsored by the Port Aransas Chamber of Commerce-Tourist...

KPAB invites newcomers to brainstorm at meeting Tuesday

KPAB invites newcomers to brainstorm at meeting Tuesday


Join Keep Port Aransas Beautiful (KPAB) board members and officers for a brainstorming session at its monthly meeting Tuesday, Nov. 6. It will be held at 6 p.m. at the Bill Ellis Memorial Library meeting room. In an effort to revamp the organization, chairman Carol Woodfin is seeking community involvement...

Suspense on stage

Suspense on stage

PACT play begins three week run with opening tonight

Brace yourself for chilling suspense as “Night Watch” begins tonight, Thursday, Nov. 1, at the Port Aransas Community Theatre (PACT), 2327 State Hwy. 361. The two-act play by Lucille Fletcher will run again Friday, Nov. 2, and continue Thursday through Saturday, Nov. 8-10 and 15-17. Two matinees are set on...

Bountiful pieces

Bountiful pieces


The First Friday Reception will feature work by Amy Sullivan, top left, Donna Garven, continuing clockwise, Porgy Wimberely and Norma Gafford.

Variety is spice of this artists’ show

FIRST FRIDAY

“Bounty” (everything under the sun) All Member Show is the theme for the November First Friday Reception to be held tomorrow, Nov. 2. The free social will be from 5 to 8 p.m., at the Art Center for the Islands, 323 N. Alister St. Refreshments and music will be a...

Flu shots available


Those 55 years of age and older have a chance to reduce their flu risk by getting a vaccine on Tuesday, Nov. 6. The City of Port Aransas Emergency Medical Services employees will be administering flu shots from 1 to 3 p.m., at the Pollock Center, 113 S. Alister St....

Legacy lives on

Legacy lives on


I.B. Magee Jr. will be remembered daily thanks to the I.G. Magee Beach Park named in his honor. The park’s center was dedicated Thursday, Oct. 25, when a plaque was unveiled with members of his family present. They are, from left, his son Pat Magee of Port Aransas, his grandson...

Service for Chris Page is Saturday at park pavilion

Service for Chris Page is Saturday at park pavilion


Family and friends will gather Saturday, Nov. 3, to remember a legend among fishing guides who also made a lasting impression on middle school students in Port Aransas, Chris (Ernest Henderson) Page Jr., who died on his 70th birthday Friday, Oct. 12, 2007. The memorial service will be at 2...

History, nature incorporated in JELM’s travels


The Joint Effort Leisure Ministry (JELM) Center is featuring Texas history and guided birding in this year’s travel schedule. The Texas Independence Trail, the Hill Country and NASA are just three of the historical venues that this decades-old leisure host is traveling to during the 2007-08 winter season. Additionally, JELM...

JELM Center November Calendar


Monday 5:30 a.m. Aerobics Pollock Center 7:30 a.m. Aerobics Pollock Center 8:30 a.m. Aerobics Pollock Center 9:30 a.m. Line Dancing (Beg.) Pollock Center 10: a.m. Creative Writing JELM Library 10:45 a.m. Line Dancing (Adv.) Pollock Center 1 p.m. Bridge JELM Library 1 p.m. Needleworks JELM Crafts 2:00 p.m. Hands-On Workshop...

Burch joins ministry staff

Burch joins ministry staff


The First Baptist Church has named Danny Burch as the worship and family minister. Burch is 21- years-old and relocated to Port Aransas from Ovilla, outside of Dallas. He will lead the church praise band, playing guitar. Burch also will work in a number of ways through children and adult...

Deadline approaches for ordering calendars


Tomorrow, Friday, Nov. 2, is the deadline to place an order for the first PAHS Calendar of Events. The calendar is a project of the Port Aransas High School cheerleaders. Calendars will feature pictures of high school events and students as well as scenic pictures of Port Aransas. The 12″...

Happiness is a haunted house

Happiness is a haunted house


Haunted houses don’t always scare. Kindergartener Hannah Waters, for example, was plenty glad to visit the inflatable haunted house on display at the Monster Mash event held Saturday at H.G. Olsen Elementary School. Accompanied by their parents, many dozens of children played games and chowed down on lots of goodies...

EDUCATION NOTES

EDUCATION NOTES

Moving in the right direction

Moving in the right directionGAYLA WIGGINS A special programs director from another district called me to ask some advice on a student he was concerned about, but did not know what to do for him. He told me he had looked into all of their special program, but the student...

Port Aransas School Menus

Nov. 5 - Nov. 9

Breakfast Monday Assorted Cereal, Graham Crackers, Juice, Milk Tuesday Pancake, Sausage Links, Juice, Milk Wednesday Breakfast Pizza, Juice, Milk Thursday French Toast, Sausage Patty Juice, Milk Friday Assorted Cereal, Graham Crackers, Juice, Milk Lunch Monday BBQ on a Bun, Tator Tots, Pineapple Tidbits, Pickles, Milk Tuesday Meat & Cheese Nachos,...

Spook on the street

Spook on the street


A participant shows his stuff at the Halloween Parade as it passed down Beach Street on Saturday, Oct. 27.

Project Graduation needs prizes


Project Graduation organizers are seeking donations of large-ticket items for prizes in a drawing. The drawing would benefit Project Graduation, which is a drug- and alcohol-free party for Port Aransas High School juniors and seniors on graduation night. Last year, the drawing raised more than $1,200. Organizers are hoping for...

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