Close Port to begin ship channel improvements The Port of Corpus Christi this week approved an agreement with the Army Corps of Engineers to begin widening and deepening the ship channel through Corpus Christi Bay and into the inner port. KIII 6:16 PM. CDT September 21, 2016 More Stories Drive-Thru Flu Shot Clinic Oct. 1, 2016, 12:08 p.m. Boys and Girls Club Holds :"Punt, Pass, Kick!" Event Oct. 1, 2016, 11:34 a.m. Gold Star Mothers Event Held in Downtown Corpus Christi Oct. 1, 2016, 11:29 a.m.