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Garza reports positive economic development
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...
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Company to supply new cans for customers
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...
Jul 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Refugio County Jamboree to be held next Thursday
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...
Jul 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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FUNNY MONEY TURNS SERIOUS FOR SUSPECTS
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...
Jul 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Canchola medals at Junior Olympics
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...
Jul 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodsboro Lions Club announces July 4 winners
WOODSBORO – Here are the Woodsboro Lions Club Fourth of July Parade winners: Most Patriotic – 1st, Braden Levick; 2nd Service Junction; 3rd, Refugio Chamber of Commerce; Most Unusual – 1st, Gary Bo...
Jul 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Woodsboro Lions Club announces July 4 winners
Jul 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
WOODSBORO – Here are the Woodsboro Lions Club Fourth of July Parade winners: Most Patriotic – 1st, Braden Levick; 2nd Service Junction; 3rd, Refugio Chamber of Commerce; Most Unusual – 1st, Gary Bo...
Gulf of Mexico Shrimp Season to Open July 15
Jul 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
AUSTIN — The Gulf of Mexico commercial shrimp season for both state and federal waters will open 30 minutes after sunset Tuesday, July 15. The opening date is based on an evaluation of the biologic...
BCHS hosting youth photography contest
Jul 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed information The Bee County Historical Society is sponsoring its first Youth Photography Contest. Ages run from 7 to 18 years of age. Youths can keep busy during the summer “shooting” fr...
Commissioners get first glimpse of county game room ordinance
by Tim Delaney
Jul 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – County Judge Rene Mascorro apologized for taking a lot of time getting a proposed Refugio County game room ordinance draft ready on Tuesday morning, July 8. In a workshop, he read the fir...
El Taco Riendo says goodbye to customers
by Tim Delaney
Jul 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Sunrise doesn’t last all morning/A cloudburst doesn’t last all day... So I must be on my way/And face another day – George Harrison, “All Things Must Pass” REFUGIO – Roland and Mary Patino found it...

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Murillo reads a leaflet at a health insurance enrollment event in Cudahy, California
By David Morgan and Aruna Viswanatha WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two U.S. judicial panels on Tuesday i...
2014-07-22 15:55:04 -0500
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A man sits at a health insurance enrollment event in Cudahy, California
The Obama administration is developing a method for religious organizations opposed to contracept...
2014-07-22 21:43:25 -0500
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U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Johnson testifies before a Senate Appropriations hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington
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2014-07-22 21:48:18 -0500
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LA JOYA, Texas (AP) — A man suspected of shooting two South Texas police officers during a stando...
2014-07-22 22:20:19 -0500
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