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Commissioners to consider Head Start amendment request
REFUGIO – The Refugio County Commissioners Court will consider amending its lease to Head Start to allow the nonprofit organization to move another modular classroom on to the area at 224B Fairgrou...
May 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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BRONZE MEDAL WINNER
Caden Rozacky, of Bonnie View, placed third in the Texas State Archery Tournament in Waco Feb. 21-22 in the bowhunter freestyle class. Caden is the son of Randy and Gayle Rozacky of Bonnie View and...
May 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Delay in brush and bulky item collection
REFUGIO – According to Mike Reeves with Republic Services the recent rains have created challenges regarding brush and bulky collection in Refugio. "Due to the storms that have impacted the coastal...
May 20, 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 May 1-7 a ...
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New Copano Bay causeway to see traffic this month
County Press staff report COPANO BAY – The first phase of construction on the new Copano Bay causeway north of Rockport was to be completed by May 12, according to Rickey Dailey, spokesman for the ...
May 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woman indicted on manslaughter charges
REFUGIO – Breanna Collins, 27, of Victoria, was indicted on one count of intoxication manslaughter and one count of manslaughter April 22 by a Refugio County grand jury. Collins on April 2, 2014, w...
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Latest oil & gas updates
May 20, 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 May 1-7 a ...
New Copano Bay causeway to see traffic this month
May 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
County Press staff report COPANO BAY – The first phase of construction on the new Copano Bay causeway north of Rockport was to be completed by May 12, according to Rickey Dailey, spokesman for the ...
Another warm day is in store for our area
May 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Isolated showers are expected mainly west and north of Highway 59 from Laredo to Victoria. However most locations are expected to remain dry. Highs in the mid 80's with a 40% chance of rain.
Woman indicted on manslaughter charges
by Tim Delaney
May 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Breanna Collins, 27, of Victoria, was indicted on one count of intoxication manslaughter and one count of manslaughter April 22 by a Refugio County grand jury. Collins on April 2, 2014, w...
RCCDF begins economic awareness in county
by Tim Delaney
May 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
WOODSBORO – In an effort to cultivate economic development opportunities, the Refugio County Community Development Foundation is launching a “Public Awareness Campaign.” Representing the Foundation...
More weather headed our way
May 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A line of strong to severe storms with heavy rainfall will be moving across South Texas this morning, according to the National Weather Service. A flash flood watch is now in effect for much of Sou...

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Trooper Marcus Gonzales walks on the Highway 12 bridge over the Blanco River which was blocked by large trees after flooding in Wimberly, Texas
By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - Two people were killed in flash flooding and severe storms...
2015-05-24 20:45:28 -0500
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Nobel Laureate John Nash receives an honorary award at City University of Hong Kong
(Reuters) - Mathematician John Nash, a Nobel Prize winner whose longtime struggle with mental ill...
2015-05-24 10:54:39 -0500
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(Reuters) - U.S. authorities on Sunday blew up a pressure cooker found in a vehicle parked near t...
2015-05-25 00:04:20 -0500
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In this March 1, 2015 photo released by Joe Grimm, Michigan State University students Tiara Jones, from left, Madeline Carino and Lia Kamana work on a new book “100 Questions and Answers About Veterans” in East Lansing, Mich. The new book, researched and written by a Michigan State journalism class with assistance from former servicemen and women, is aimed at clearing up myths and misunderstandings held by some civilians. (AP Photo/Joe Grimm)
DETROIT (AP) — Wishing living U.S. military veterans a "Happy Memorial Day" might be well-intenti...
2015-05-25 07:59:24 -0500
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