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Lady Eagles, 2014 District 31-A Champions
FALLS CITY – The Lady Eagles traveled to Falls City to face their eight-year district rival for the last time (realignment)—the Falls City Beaverrettes. With the district title on the wing tips of ...
Apr 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Quintanilla will play on THSCA South All-Star Football Team
REFUIGO – Travis Quintanilla was chosen to play in the 2014 Texas High School Coaches Association South All-Star Football Team. Quintanilla will join the Red Jersey’s team during the All-Star Footb...
Apr 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holbert receives graduation ring, a dream come true
WOODSBORO – On an evening in Vivian, La., June 1938, a proud, yet forlorn, Mary Evelyn Holbert, sat on stage awaiting her high school graduation. She was the first and only member of her family to ...
Apr 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former Refugio County farm worker invents harvester
REFUGIO COUNTY – Dewey Bellows, who farms in Refugio County and the surrounding area, said he remembers Doug Williams as a guy who was always thinking of ways to improve farming. “He worked quite a...
Apr 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dreyer receives state recognition, Duke Talent Identification Program
REFUGIO – Refugio I.S.D. is proud to announce Kymberlee Dreyer has qualified for State Recognition with the Duke Talent Identification Program. She earned this award by scoring at or above the nati...
Apr 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Austwell not happy with drainage district letter
AUSTWELL – On Monday night, the Austwell City Council tabled any action on a letter received from the Refugio County Drainage District No. 1, opting instead to either have its attorney review the l...
Apr 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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What nice folk
by Charles Lopez
Apr 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: As an owner of two small businesses in Rockport, I do travel to some local destinations as part of my work. On Tuesday, April 4, I did happen to travel through Refugio on the way to Goliad;...
Austwell not happy with drainage district letter
by Tim Delaney
Apr 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
AUSTWELL – On Monday night, the Austwell City Council tabled any action on a letter received from the Refugio County Drainage District No. 1, opting instead to either have its attorney review the l...
Political sign flap develops
by Tim Delaney
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO COUNTY – An anonymous complaint about Refugio County Judge Rene Mascarro’s political signs led to a Texas Department of Transportation rule pertaining to campaign signs. The message, posted...
Latest oil and gas updates
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 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, Refugio and San Patricio. For the week of April 1-8 a total ...
Hall of Famer plays, teaches in Refugio
by Tim Delaney
Apr 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Court gives OK to move forward on H2O, sewer project
by Tim Delaney
Apr 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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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U.S. Deputy Attorney General James Cole speaks on cyber security at the Cybersecurity law summit in Washington
By Julia Edwards and Aruna Viswanatha WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department laid out...
2014-04-23 11:00:51 -0500
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U.S. Army Private First Class Manning departs the courthouse at Fort Meade, Maryland
A judge in Kansas on Wednesday ruled that former U.S. soldier Bradley Manning, who is serving 35 ...
2014-04-23 11:16:41 -0500
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An overall view of the assembly line where the BMW X4 is made at the BMW manufacturing plant in Spartanburg
The U.S. manufacturing sector expanded in April though the rate of growth was slightly lower than...
2014-04-23 08:52:24 -0500
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NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man was charged with making a call in November in which he ...
2014-04-23 11:17:00 -0500
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