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Highway 239 reopens
GOLIAD – After extensive repairs, state Highway 239 in Goliad and Refugio counties is once again open to all traffic. The Texas Department of Transportation was forced to close 239 to through traff...
Jul 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Refugio VFW honors county residents
REFUGIO – The Refugio VFW Post 6390 honored county residents at a banquet Friday, May 15. Awards given out at the banquet were: Refugio Sheriff’s Department Patrolmen of the Year, Shelly Haertig, T...
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Latest oil & 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 June 16-22...
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Woodsboro Lions announce July 4 events
Contributed information WOODSBORO – The Woodsboro Lions Club will host the 4th of July celebration Saturday, July 4, on the Woodsboro square. Included in the activities for the day will be the live...
Jun 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sinton mover awarded trophies for Shelton house move
REFUGIO – No one knew at the time – July 23, 2014 – that the Shelton House move would break state records. But many suspected it would. As Sinton-based Ram House Movers’ owner Lilly Wilkinson said,...
Jun 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Refugio police chief fires back
REFUGIO – Refugio Police Chief Andy Lopez Jr. fired back at the councilman who accused him of lacking leadership two weeks ago on Tuesday night, June 23. Councilman Dale Skrobarcek on June 9 told L...
Jun 29, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Court appoints constable to fill vacancy in Pct. 1
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – County commissioners unanimously voted to appoint Mark Moore as constable, Precinct 1, on Tuesday morning, June 23. Moore, a Refugio resident, fills the vacancy left by Severo Porras Jr.,...
Juneteenth canceled till next year due to weather
Jun 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – The 2015 Juneteenth celebration in Refugio has been canceled until next year. Patty Lewis said the Refugio County Cemetery Association met Monday evening and determined that too many peop...
Fifteen county athletes make All-District 31-AA baseball team
Jun 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO COUNTY – Fifteen county athletes were selected for the All-District 31-AA baseball team for the 2015 season. Refugio High School had eight and Woodsboro High School had seven athletes earn ...
Austwell seeks new secretary
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
AUSTWELL – The Austwell City Council approved the resignation of the city’s secretary – Rachel Enax – Monday night, June 8. Mayor David Cann said the deadline for applicants to fill the position is...
Refugio County library offers job workshop
Jun 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – The Dennis M. O’Connor Public Library, in partnership with Workforce Solutions of the Coastal Bend, is offering a series of workshops designed to help job seekers “Get The Job.” These wor...
Latest oil & gas updates
Jun 24, 2015 | 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 June 8-15 ...

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A woman waves an American flag as she rides in an antique pickup truck through Barnstable Village on Cape Cod, during the annual Fourth of July Parade celebrating the country's Independence Day, in Barnstable, Massachusetts
By Katie Reilly NEW YORK (Reuters) - Millions of Americans on Saturday gathered for Independence ...
2015-07-04 10:27:24 -0500
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Vendors and marijuana enthusiasts gather at the "Weed the People" event to celebrate the legalization of recreational use of marijuana in Portland, Oregon
More than a thousand marijuana enthusiasts and entrepreneurs met in Oregon on Friday to swap samp...
2015-07-03 21:39:21 -0500
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Members of the U.S. Army National Guard Joint Task Force Empire Shield patrol Grand Central Terminal in New York
"We are keenly aware that New York State remains a top target for terrorists," Cuomo said in a st...
2015-07-03 12:14:09 -0500
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SEATTLE (AP) — Washington launched its second-in-the-nation legal marijuana market with just a ha...
2015-07-04 10:31:06 -0500
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