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Commissioners approve paying fine, applying for permits
REFUGIO – The Refugio County Commissioners Court approved paying an administrative fine to the Texas Commission On Environmental Quality on Wednesday morning, Nov. 12. County Judge Rene Mascorro sa...
Nov 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Austwell holds off on animal control agreement
AUSTWELL – The Austwell City Council opted to hold off on approving an interlocal assistance agreement for animal control on Wednesday evening, Nov. 12, until the county judge and the animal contro...
Nov 26, 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. 13-18...
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Christmas bonuses may be a dead issue in Woodsboro
WOODSBORO – A Christmas bonus for the town’s eight employees remains up in the air after council members couldn’t agree Wednesday evening, Nov. 12. The discussion started with Council members Johnn...
Nov 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Driver plows into front yard
REFUGIO – An 18-wheeler carrying a cargo of metal beams veered off U.S. Highway 77 southbound lanes, hit a Texas Department of Transportation sign and knocked over a utility pole before coming to r...
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Portland man dies in fiery wreck
BAYSIDE – A Portland man perished in a near head-on collision about three miles north of Bayside that engulfed both vehicles with fire at 2:38 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 15. According to Cpl. Charlie Rami...
Nov 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Portland man dies in fiery wreck
by Tim Delaney
Nov 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYSIDE – A Portland man perished in a near head-on collision about three miles north of Bayside that engulfed both vehicles with fire at 2:38 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 15. According to Cpl. Charlie Rami...
Woodsboro routs Pettus in ‘Bird Bowl’
by Henry Balderamas Special to the County Press
Nov 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Bobcats beat Weimar, look to playoffs
by Billy Swinney Special to the County Press
Nov 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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 ...
Bye is ‘double-edged sword’
by Tim Delaney
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Latest oil and gas updates
Nov 19, 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. 7-12 ...
WISD event helps students choose a life path
Nov 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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...

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A protester holds a sign outside a burning Walgreens drug store after a grand jury returned no indictment in the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri
By Daniel Wallis and Edward McAllister FERGUSON, Mo. (Reuters) - Demonstrators shut down a shoppi...
2014-11-28 22:24:43 -0600
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(Reuters) - Two people were shot, and one of them killed, in a Chicago Nordstrom on Friday, sendi...
2014-11-28 22:26:24 -0600
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A Walmart employee helps a customer with a 50" TV on sale for $218 on Black Friday in Broomfield
By Nandita Bose and Nathan Layne WEST HARTFORD, Conn./CHICAGO (Reuters) - Mall crowds were relati...
2014-11-28 17:14:29 -0600
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Police tape marks off the scene after authorities shot and killed a man who they say opened fire on the Mexican Consulate, police headquarters and other downtown buildings early Friday, Nov. 28, 2014, in Austin, Texas. In the distance, police cars surround the suspect's vehicle parked near the Interstate 35 overpass. (AP Photo/Jim Vertuno)
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A gunman fired more than 100 rounds at downtown buildings in Austin and trie...
2014-11-29 00:07:35 -0600
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