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The Austwell pier is closed for an undetermined amount of time. High water, wind and rain last week battered the pier and caused significant damage. See Page 3A for more photos.
Tim Delaney photo The Austwell pier is closed for an undetermined amount of time. High water, wind and rain last week battered the pier and caused significant damage. See Page 3A for more photos.
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Austwell loses pier to bad weather
Staff Report County Press AUSTWELL – The Austwell pier was significantly damaged by severe weathe...
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Patricia Dolan Ruebush
Patricia Dolan Ruebush, 87, passed away on Sunday, May 17, 2015. Patricia was born to Ernest and Helen (Scheewe) Strauss in Santa Maria, California on May 20, 1927. She married her first husband, D...
Frances Scales Wade
Woodsboro - Frances Scales Wade, age 91, of Woodsboro, Texas, passed away Sunday, May 10, 2015. She was born July 2, 1923 in Paris, Texas to Rebecca Ruth (Wyatt) Scales and Clyde Marvin Scales, Sr....
David Valenzuela
REFUGIO – David Valenzuela, 82, died Tuesday, May 5, 2015. Mr. Valenzuela was born March 5, 1933, in McFaddin to Elias and Leonora H. Rivas. He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Abel ...
Allie Catchings Simpson
WOODSBORO – Allie Catchings Simpson, 92, died Friday, May 8, 2015. Mrs. Simpson was born April 22, 1923, in Brazoria to Willie and Lillie Catchings. She was preceded in death by her parents; husban...

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Austwell loses pier to bad weather
Staff Report County Press AUSTWELL – The Austwell pier was signific...
Commissioners to consider Head Start amendment request
by Tim Delaney
REFUGIO – The Refugio County Commissioners Court will consider amen...
Memorial Day services to be held
Mineral Cemetery The Mineral Cemetery will conduct a Memorial Day S...
Energy sales tax holiday scheduled for May 23-25
AUSTIN – Texas families who want to save on the purchase of energy ...
Veterans plan tribute to returning servicemen
by Jason Collins
BEEVILLE – Area veterans have expanded their Memorial Day ceremony ...
BRONZE MEDAL WINNER
Caden Rozacky, of Bonnie View, placed third in the Texas State Arch...
New Copano Bay causeway to see traffic this month
County Press staff report COPANO BAY – The first phase of construct...
Cooler bling
by Roy Torres Special to the County Press
BAYSIDE – Three different alligators were seen in and around Drisco...
National News
Trooper Marcus Gonzales walks on the Highway 12 bridge over the Blanco River which was blocked by large trees after flooding in Wimberly, Texas
By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - Two people were killed in flash flooding and severe storms...
2015-05-24 20:45:28 -0500
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Nobel Laureate John Nash receives an honorary award at City University of Hong Kong
(Reuters) - Mathematician John Nash, a Nobel Prize winner whose longtime struggle with mental ill...
2015-05-24 10:54:39 -0500
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(Reuters) - U.S. authorities on Sunday blew up a pressure cooker found in a vehicle parked near t...
2015-05-25 00:04:20 -0500
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