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Lady Cats win bi-district championship
CALALLEN – Its been a while since Refugio Lady Cat basketball has been able to label themselves basketball bi-district champions, but last night they pulled out a nail-biter, defeating the Riviera ...
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Refugio County Fair exhibit deadlines set
REFUGIO – The 2015 Refugio County Fair is scheduled for March 25-28. Homemaking pre-entry cards are now available. Entry cards can be picked up at the County Extension Office at 107 E. Roca Street....
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Refugio reworks substandard building ordinance
REFUGIO – The Refugio City Council after a workshop and open meeting approved having the city’s attorney revamp the substandard buildings and procedures ordinance. The action on Feb. 10 to have the...
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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 Feb. 8-14 ...
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Pet Walk-a-Thon big success
The Pet Walk-a-thon to benefit animals took place Saturday, Feb. 14. “It was an absolutely beautiful and sunny day,” said Dr. Lois Duelberg, one of the organizers of the event. In attendance were 3...
Feb 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Refugio reworks substandard building ordinance
Staff Report County Press REFUGIO – The Refugio City Council after a workshop and open meeting approved having the city’s attorney revamp the substandard buildings and procedures ordinance. The act...
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Refugio reworks substandard building ordinance
Feb 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Staff Report County Press REFUGIO – The Refugio City Council after a workshop and open meeting approved having the city’s attorney revamp the substandard buildings and procedures ordinance. The act...
Thanks for support
by Roger Blaker VFW Commander
Feb 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The VFW Post 6290 would like to thank everyone who came by to purchase baked goods during the VFW Bake Sale Fundraiser on Saturday at Henry’s Mexican Food. We also would like to thank all t...
Connected to animals
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Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
AUSTWELL – She reaches out with her arm and gently pets her dogs with her hands, and thoughts occur to her that their job is to offer to her unconditional love in return. And they – Cookie and Zoe ...
Truck jackknifes off U.S. Highway 77
Feb 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Staff Report County Press REFUGIO – An Adrian Produce Inc. tractor-trailer rig skidded off southbound lanes on U.S. Highway 77 about 5 miles north of Refugio at 11:45 a.m. Monday, Feb. 16. No one w...
Commissioners court continues work on housing project deal
by Tim Delaney
Feb 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Following a closed meeting Tuesday morning, Feb. 10, the Refugio County Commissioners Court reconvened in open session to approve continuing economic development negotiations for a single...
Good deed recognized in Woodsboro
by Tim Delaney
Feb 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
WOODSBORO – Good deeds seem to go unnoticed for the most part, but not so at the Woodsboro City Council meeting Tuesday night, Feb. 3. Sydney Valdez and Griffin Cates, both 13, were recognized with...

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Courtroom sketch shows Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tsarnaev during the jury selection process in his trial at the federal courthouse in Boston
By Scott Malone BOSTON (Reuters) - From the moment U.S. prosecutors stand up on Wednesday and beg...
2015-03-01 06:05:26 -0600
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In this Feb. 27, 2015, photo, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., accompanied by House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer of Md., voice their objections to the Republican majority during a delay in voting for a short-term spending bill for the Homeland Security Department during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Democrats didn’t get all they wanted in Congress’ struggle over Homeland Security, but many feel they are winning a broader political war that will haunt Republicans in 2016 and beyond. "It’s a staggering failure of leadership that will prolong this manufactured crisis of theirs and endanger the security of the American people," said Pelosi. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
By Richard Cowan and David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Congress narrowly averted a partial shut...
2015-03-01 08:18:27 -0600
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LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man accused of killing his wife with an ax on Christmas Eve ...
2015-03-01 12:59:01 -0600
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JK Shin, CEO of Samsung's mobile division, shows the new Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, during a Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2015 event on the eve of this week’s Mobile World Congress wireless show, in Barcelona, Spain, Sunday, March 1, 2015. Samsung unveiled a stylish new flagship phone that ditches its signature plastic design for metal and glass. The South Korean phone manufacturer also unveiled a premium model with a display that curves around the left and right edges so that information can be quickly glanced at on the side. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
NEW YORK (AP) — Samsung has unveiled a stylish new flagship phone that ditches its signature plas...
2015-03-01 12:39:45 -0600
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