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Firefighters work to extinguish a house fire from the roof of one of two houses that caught fire in the 500 block of Holmes St. in Woodsboro.
Richard Fierova photo Firefighters work to extinguish a house fire from the roof of one of two houses that caught fire in the 500 block of Holmes St. in Woodsboro.
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Fire destroys two Woodsboro houses
WOODSBORO – A house fire in the 500 block of Holmes Street broke out Sunday afternoon, Oct. 12, a...
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by By Henry Balderamas Special to the County Press
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Obits
John Ross Downs
John Ross Downs was called home to be with our Lord on October 9, 2014 at the age of 84. He was born on October 22, 1929 in Bayside, Texas to Ross O. Downs and Maude Downs. He is preceded in death ...
Ima Leta Vega
WOODSBORO – Ima Leta Vega, 61, died Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014. Mrs. Vega was born in Lamesa to Raul and Concepcion Perez. Survivors include her husband, Manuel Vega; son, Manuel Vega III; daughters, Lo...
James D. “Jim” Hodges
REFUGIO – James D. “Jim” Hodges, 78, died Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014. Mr. Hodges was born Jan. 15, 1936, in Refugio, to James Garland and Mildred Hodges. He grew up in Refugio and graduated from Refug...
Henry Lee Jones
REFUGIO – Henry Lee Jones, 83, died Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014. Mr. Jones was born Feb. 17, 1931, in Refugio. He was preceded in death by a son, Henry Lee Jones Jr. Survivors include his wife, Sallye J...

Top Area News

Fire destroys two Woodsboro houses
WOODSBORO – A house fire in the 500 block of Holmes Street broke ou...
Penalties, fumbles prove costly in Eagles loss to Kenedy
by By Henry Balderamas Special to the County Press
WOODSBORO – Two fumbles and uncharacteristic penalties were too muc...
Groundbreaking for new Falls City schools
Falls City ISD trustees, administrators and others closely connecte...
Bobcats cruise past Bulldogs, 49-20
by By Billy Swinney Special to the County Press
BANQUETE – The Bobcats improved to 5-0 last Friday night, completin...
Groups opposed to immigrant detention stage protest at Karnes City ICE facility
by Joe Baker
KARNES CITY – Hundreds of activists from across the state and the U...
Refugio will host fall cleanup
REFUGIO – The town of Refugio, in co-operation with Republic Servic...
Dennis M. O’Connor pumpkin decorating contest set Oct. 23
REFUGIO – The Dennis M. O’Connor Public Library will host a pumpkin...
National News
Jeffrey Fowle is shown in this City of Moraine handout photo
BERLIN/SEOUL (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry welcomed the release of one of three ...
2014-10-22 07:16:06 -0500
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FILE - In this Feb. 11, 2014 file image from video released by the City of Ferguson, Mo., officer Darren Wilson attends a city council meeting in Ferguson. Wilson has told authorities that Michael Brown reached for the gun during a scuffle, the Times reported in a story posted on its website Friday night Oct. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/City of Ferguson, File)
(Reuters) - A newly disclosed autopsy of the unarmed black teenager whose killing by a white poli...
2014-10-22 07:41:36 -0500
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A man rests his face in his hands while riding a subway in New York
NEW YORK (Reuters) - More people rode the New York City subway than ever in September, with the n...
2014-10-22 08:41:26 -0500
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