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Hall of Famer plays, teaches in Refugio
REFUGIO – A young 13-year-old Pat Grogan stopped in his tracks when the radio in his house started playing an Ernest Tubb song. Then there was a Hank Williams Sr. song, and then listening became ma...
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Court gives OK to move forward on H2O, sewer project
REFUGIO – The Refugio County Commissioners Court approved going out for a bid for water and wastewater improvements for the Refugio County Water Control & Improvement District No. 1 in Tivoli on Tu...
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Former Refugio man killed in head-on
REFUGIO COUNTY – A Victoria man, formerly of Refugio, died in a head-on collision at about 4 a.m. Wednesday, April 2, a little more than two miles south of Refugio. Hector S. Valderaz, 56, was an e...
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Council fires sewer operator
REFUGIO – After a detailed explanation of the town’s wastewater system failings, the Refugio City Council fired its wastewater manager on Tuesday night, April 8. The town had received 18 Texas Comm...
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Bobcat tennis keeps streak alive
REFUGIO – The boys tennis team won their 11th straight district title and the Lady Cats came in second. The final day of competition at Aransas Pass was intense for the Bobcat Tennis Team. The team...
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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, Refugio and San Patricio. For the week of March 25-31 a tota...
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Refugio City Council fires its wastewater operator
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Refugio's wastewater operator terminated
Lady Eagles improve softball record with two wins
by By Jaime Cano Special to the County Press
Apr 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
WOODSBORO – The Woodsboro Lady Eagles softball team defeated the Yorktown Kitty Kats on Tuesday, March 25, by the score of 12-2. The Lady Eagles continued their winning ways on Friday with a no-hit...
Woodsboro continues to look for police chief replacement
by Tim Delaney
Apr 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
WOODSBORO – Mayor Larry Jochetz informed the Woodsboro City Council he was still looking for candidates to fill the vacant police chief position at the council’s meeting Tuesday night, April 1. Cit...
No indictment handed down in shooting case
by Tim Delaney
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – No indictments have been handed down by a grand jury in the murder case of Paul Lopez Sr. of Woodsboro. But District Attorney Michael Sheppard, contacted by phone Monday, said the case re...
Group gets history of northern Refugio County
by Tim Delaney
Apr 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO COUNTY – Irish emigrants set the stage in the 1800s for the colonization of Refugio County and neighboring lands. The colonization has had lasting effects to present day in Texas in terms o...
Hundreds of thousands confiscated
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REFUGIO – Hundreds of thousands of dollars were discovered in a southbound vehicle after Refugio police pulled the car over for a routine traffic stop on Friday, March 28. Refugio Police Sgt. Bruce...
  • Bobcats take two in a row, win Odie McMeans Relays
    by By Cameron Cox Special to the County Press
    04.03.14 - 04:37 pm
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    by Arnold Macias Bayside
    04.03.14 - 02:00 pm
  • Three cheers
    by Jack E. Barnhart Refugio
    04.03.14 - 02:00 pm
  • Furious at situation
    by Jesus Martinez Jr. Bayside
    04.03.14 - 02:00 pm

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