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Refugio Aggie Muster logs small turnout
REFUGIO – An emotional, moving speech was delivered by Lt. Col. Jay O. Brewer, who was guest speaker at the annual Refugio Aggie Muster on Thursday, April 21. As is the tradition at all Aggie muste...
May 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Refugio mayor continues legal proceedings on drug charges
REFUGIO – Refugio Mayor Joey Heard’s drug felony case is set in Refugio for 9 a.m. Wednesday, June 15, at which time he can make a plea or his attorney can file a variety of motions. Heard was arre...
May 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bayside gets more grant money for drainage
REFUGIO – The town of Bayside will receive grant money to improve drainage on First Street, according to Jodi Weaver of GrantWorks Inc., the agency administrator of the grant on Tuesday morning, Ap...
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Austwell votes new mayor pro tem
AUSTWELL – City leaders voted to choose Councilwoman Molly Grace Garcia as the city’s new mayor pro tem on Monday evening. Also, a bid submitted by Phillip Sawyer for City Park improvements was acc...
Apr 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Real-life ‘Hamburglar’ uses stolen credit card in local McDonald’s
REFUGIO – Police Chief Andy Lopez Jr. said he needs area residents’ help identifying a man who stole items from a parked car at a McDonald’s restaurant earlier this month. Refugio police Officer J....
Apr 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police chief warns against texting and driving
REFUGIO – Motorists in Refugio may not know the city has an ordinance against texting while driving, according to police Chief Andy Lopez Jr. on Monday. Lopez warned that the ordinance will be enfo...
Apr 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Real-life ‘Hamburglar’ uses stolen credit card in local McDonald’s
Apr 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Police Chief Andy Lopez Jr. said he needs area residents’ help identifying a man who stole items from a parked car at a McDonald’s restaurant earlier this month. Refugio police Officer J....
Police chief warns against texting and driving
Apr 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Motorists in Refugio may not know the city has an ordinance against texting while driving, according to police Chief Andy Lopez Jr. on Monday. Lopez warned that the ordinance will be enfo...
Latest oil and gas updates
Apr 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions for the following counties on a weekly basis: Bee, Goliad, Karnes, Nueces, Refugio and San Patricio. For the days of April 15-2...
Tractor-trailer rigs dunk week apart in same place south of Bayside
by Tim Delaney
Apr 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYSIDE – No one was injured when a southbound 18-wheeler drove off into the water just north of the Copano Bay Bridge south of Bayside on Monday, April 18. The tractor-trailer went into the water ...
Dump fees adjusted to stop out-of-county solid waste
by Tim Delaney
Apr 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – County commissioners April 12 approved a complete revision of fees for dumping at the Citizens Collection Centers for Solid Waste, after months of working on the changes. County Judge Bob...
Officials move students from mold- infested areas
Apr 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
WOODSBORO – Elementary school students were shuffled to other buildings for classes for health and safety because of mold detected during a recent inspection of the building. And school-board trust...

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The U.S. presidential election may turn out to be one of the world's biggest un-popularity contes...
2016-05-05 21:57:49 -0500
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By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - An unmanned SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasted off fr...
2016-05-06 02:00:20 -0500
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File photo of a bathroom sign welcoming both genders at the Cacao Cinnamon coffee shop in Durham, North Carolina
By Colleen Jenkins WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (Reuters) - Republican leaders in North Carolina on Thursd...
2016-05-05 16:47:10 -0500
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Woman attacked by Pit Bull in North Philadelphia
A 27-year-old woman is hospitalized after she was bitten by a Pit Bull in North Philadelphia.
2016-05-06 04:16:00 -0500
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