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Anthony McGuill earns Lone Star FFA Degree
Contributed information CORPUS CHRISTI – Anthony McGuill of Refugio earned the Lone Star FFA Degree at the 87th annual Texas FFA Convention in Corpus Christi. The Lone Star FFA Degree is the highes...
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Oliver qualifies for AAU Junior Olympics
Contributed information SAN ANTONIO – During the regional qualifiers meet, in San Antonio July 3-4, Peyton Oliver qualified to advance to the 2015 AAU Junior Olympic games in Norfolk, Virginia, whi...
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Animal heroes presented at summer reading program
REFUGIO – History is full of heroes—young and old, human and animal. Last week, a couple of animal heroes joined the summer reading program participants at the Dennis M. O’Connor Public Library. Mo...
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Commission candidates to be confirmed Aug. 11
REFUGIO – Because of a scheduling conflict, five candidates for membership on the Refugio County Historical Commission will be confirmed on Aug. 11 rather than July 28, Those candidates will be con...
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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 July 17-23...
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Refugio violates TCEQ rules
REFUGIO – The town of Refugio was issued a violation for deficient monitoring of its drinking water system from Jan. 1 to March 31, according to a statement issued by Refugio utilities superintende...
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Latest oil and gas updates
Jul 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 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 July 17-23...
Refugio violates TCEQ rules
Jul 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – The town of Refugio was issued a violation for deficient monitoring of its drinking water system from Jan. 1 to March 31, according to a statement issued by Refugio utilities superintende...
Refugio native pens book based on her experiences
by Tim Delaney
Jul 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Gloria Robinson Stubbs is like one of those good cooks who has a recipe that requires a little of that and a little of this to create a good entree. Stubbs didn’t actually cook anything, ...
Pappy’s Animal Rescue takes shape
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – A vision coming into focus was Melanie Wright’s thoughts. “It’s so exciting,” Wright said. Wright, who has for years helped stray animals in need, founded Pappy’s Animal Rescue in 2014. S...
Court moves on airport property
by Tim Delaney
Jul 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Refugio County commissioners approved a resolution authorizing the acquisition and improvement of land for the Refugio County Airport on Tuesday morning, July 14. The resolution is anothe...
New apartment complex
Jul 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A new apartment complex, called the Zara Apartment Homes, owned by Ray Niehal, who also owns Haertig's in Woodsboro, is going up on the corner of Alamo and North streets in Refugio. According to th...

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Still image of Texas state trooper Brian Encinia opening the driver's side door as he orders Sandra Bland out of her vehicle in Prairie View
Sandra Bland was pulled over in her car on July 10 by a white state trooper, Brian Encinia, for f...
2015-08-01 12:04:49 -0500
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Mourners arrive near a hearse for the funeral of Kristina Bobbi Brown, the only child of singer Whitney Houston at Saint James United Methodist Church in Alpharetta
By Rich McKay ALPHARETTA, Ga., (Reuters) - Dozens of onlookers gathered on Saturday near a Georgi...
2015-08-01 11:37:14 -0500
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Organizers of the so-called "America's Journey for Justice" want to build momentum behind a renew...
2015-08-01 10:44:30 -0500
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