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Woodsboro routs Pettus in ‘Bird Bowl’
WOODSBORO – Because of a bye in their schedule, the Woodsboro Eagles had to wait two weeks to play their final district game. It was very obvious what was on the mind of the team when they took the...
Nov 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bobcats beat Weimar, look to playoffs
After a convincing crushing of Weimar to the tune of 69-21, the Bobcats are now in all too familiar territory. The playoffs are, for all intents and purposes, the Bobcat’s second wind. A time when ...
Nov 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bye is ‘double-edged sword’
REFUGIO – The recent Associated Press poll naming the Refugio Bobcats as No. 1 in 2A football was no surprise, considering the team has a 10-0 perfect season record. “I feel good,” said Bobcats Coa...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Latest oil and gas updates
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 week of Nov. 7-12 ...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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WISD event helps students choose a life path
WOODSBORO – Almost like from the riddle, “A butcher, a baker and a candlestick maker,” the Woodsboro school district hosted its third annual Career Day on Friday, Nov. 7, so students could learn fi...
Nov 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rain sends trucks slipping, sliding
REFUGIO – In what began as a wreck involving three 18-wheelers, three other tractor-trailer wrecks occurred later in the day on Wednesday, Nov. 5. Rain was falling steady and light, making highways...
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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How the county voted
by Tim Delaney
Nov 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO COUNTY – Of 5,651 registered voters, 2,159 residents of Refugio County voted, or a 38.21 percent turnout. Here’s how the county voted in contested races by precinct at the end of voting Nov...
Tractor trailer rig crashes into resident's front yard
Nov 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
An 18-wheeler carrying a cargo of metal beams veered off U.S. Highway 77 southbound lanes, hit a highway sign and knocked over a utility pole before coming to rest in a resident's front yard just n...
Junior High Eagles bury Bruni Badgers 32-0
by Henry Balderamas Special to the County Press
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
WOODSBORO – The Woodsboro Junior High Eagles played their final home game of the season last Thursday night. They gave fans a game to remember as they dominated on both sides of the ball and buried...
Latest oil and gas updates
Nov 12, 2014 | 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 week of Nov. 1-6 a...
Elementary School holds Read or Reek Fall Festival
Nov 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – A night of family literacy fun filled the air at the Refugio Elementary School last Tuesday, Oct. 28, when the campus was transformed into a Halloween extravaganza. More than 250 students...
Bobcats continue perfect season, beat Flatonia 48-10
by Billy Swinney Special to the County Press
Nov 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The latest poll from the Associated Press still puts the Refugio Bobcats in the No. 1 spot of 2A football in Texas. Though this produces little shock in Refugio fans, the Bobcats continue to provid...

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Woman stops to visit the memorial set up where Michael Brown was shot and killed in Ferguson
By Daniel Wallis FERGUSON Mo (Reuters) - An uneasy quiet settled over Ferguson, Missouri, on Satu...
2014-11-22 17:56:00 -0600
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Volunteers, led by the Old First Ward Community Association, gather for a shovel brigade coordinated by the City in Buffalo
By Aaron Ingrao BUFFALO (Reuters) - As temperatures near Buffalo, New York, rose above freezing o...
2014-11-22 17:55:34 -0600
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SEATTLE (Reuters) - A South Dakota man shot and killed three people and critically wounded a four...
2014-11-22 11:55:46 -0600
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WEST WINDSOR, N.J. (AP) — Police say a father has accidentally shot and killed his adult son duri...
2014-11-22 18:43:57 -0600
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