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Brother’s life threatened in scam
REFUGIO – Joann Moya felt like she was going to have a heart attack when the voice at the other end of her cell phone said, “We have a gun pointed at your brother’s head, and we will kill him if yo...
Jul 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Court stalls on game room ordinance, but votes to cease issuing permits
REFUGIO – On County Attorney Todd Steele’s advice to organize and clean up a draft ordinance and regulate game rooms in the county, county commissioners tabled action to begin the public hearing pr...
Jul 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shelton House moves, begins new life
REFUGIO – House mover Lilly Wilkinson said pinpointing when a move happens is like a pregnant woman giving birth. “You never know when the baby is going to come,” she said. Her company, Ram House M...
Jul 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Horse theft lands man in jail
REFUGIO – A Refugio man was arrested and faces theft of livestock charges, a third degree felony, according to Refugio Police Chief Andy Lopez Jr. On July 17, the Refugio Police Department was cont...
Jul 24, 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 July 1-7 a...
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Beall competes at National Junior High Rodeo Finals
DES MOINES – Ti Beall, son of Richard and Kellie Beall of Woodsboro, competed at the National Junior High Rodeo Finals in Des Moines, Iowa, June 22-28. After winning the state championship in chute...
Jul 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coastal Bend Karate Kamp to be held in Woodsboro
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – The Refugio Karate Academy will be sponsoring the Coastal Bend Karate Kamp in Woodsboro on July 21-26. The camp, which will feature martial arts instructors from across the Coastal Bend, ...
Garza reports positive economic development
by Tim Delaney
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – The Refugio City Council heard the annual report on economic development from Victor Garza, director of the Refugio County Community Development Foundation on Tuesday night, July 8. Garza...
Company to supply new cans for customers
by Tim Delaney
Jul 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Residents of Refugio may see new trash carts and trucks with hydraulic pickup arms to haul away refuse in the very near future. The Refugio City Council approved an option from Republic S...
Refugio County Jamboree to be held next Thursday
Jul 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – The Refugio County Jamboree has jam-packed this month’s show with all-star performances at the Refugio County Community Center Thursday, July 24. Featured performers include Ivan Adams an...
FUNNY MONEY TURNS SERIOUS FOR SUSPECTS
by Tim Delaney
Jul 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – A Robstown man and a Refugio Stripes store clerk face federal counterfeit criminal charges, according to Police Chief Andy Lopez Jr. Lopez said Stripes Truck Stop Store manager Mario Hern...
Canchola medals at Junior Olympics
Jul 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
RENO – Izac Canchola returned from Reno, Nevada, with two gold, two silver and one bronze medals from the AAU west Coast Junior Olympics. This qualifies him to compete in the AAU Junior Olympic Gam...

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Speaker of the House John Boehner speaks to the media on Capitol Hill in Washington
By Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans have no plans to begin impeachment proceeding...
2014-07-29 11:55:19 -0500
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Carol Leigh, a long-time sex worker and advocate for decriminalizing prostitution, poses for a photograph in her office in San Francisco
By Mary Papenfuss SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The head of San Francisco’s Erotic Service Providers ...
2014-07-29 06:19:28 -0500
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The oil tanker United Kalavyrta approaches Galveston, Texas
By Anna Driver and Julia Payne HOUSTON/LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. authorities were set on Tuesday to...
2014-07-29 12:58:13 -0500
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FILE - This Jan. 18, 2010 file photo shows steaks and other beef products displayed for sale at a grocery store in McLean, Va. A federal appeals court upheld new government rules requiring labels on packaged steaks, ribs and other cuts of meat to say where the animals were born, raised and slaughtered. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, file)
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld new government rules requiring labels...
2014-07-29 14:37:04 -0500
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