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Woodsboro trustees hire curriculum director
WOODSBORO – Following a closed session, Woodsboro school trustees emerged to hire a new curriculum director and teacher/coach on Monday evening, May 16. Trustees hired Cindy Krause of Palacios for ...
May 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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A chair and stuff attracts people from across the world
REFUGIO – A magazine photo of a huge chair caught the eye of a woman in the Ukraine. The young woman thought the chair was made for a giant because a little person was sitting in it. The caption on...
May 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Refugio County Press rakes in newspaper awards
REFUGIO – The Refugio County Press took numerous awards in the Texas Gulf Coast Newspaper Contest, including sweepstakes this past month. The County Press was classified as a Division 1 newspaper w...
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Swearing-in Ceremonies for new council members
REFUGIO – Swearing-in ceremonies for new council members were in Woodsboro and Bayside more than an hour apart on Tuesday, May 17. In Woodsboro, new councilman Freddie Arriaga was sworn in, as well...
May 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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City council incumbents in Refugio, Woodsboro unseated in low turnout municipal elections
REFUGIO COUNTY – Just 161 of the town of Refugio’s 1,173 registered voters turned out for early voting and on election day May 7. Place 3 candidate Michael Rocha unseated incumbent councilman Lenny...
May 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 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 days of May 7-12, ...
May 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Refugio County Press rakes in newspaper awards
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – The Refugio County Press took numerous awards in the Texas Gulf Coast Newspaper Contest, including sweepstakes this past month. The County Press was classified as a Division 1 newspaper w...
More charges being sought for driver in fatal accident
by Tim Delaney
May 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Texas Ranger Drew Pilkington this past week said a case involving the fatal crash death March 18 of Emily Jean Brown of Bayside will probably be presented to a Calhoun County grand jury i...
Swearing-in Ceremonies for new council members
May 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Swearing-in ceremonies for new council members were in Woodsboro and Bayside more than an hour apart on Tuesday, May 17. In Woodsboro, new councilman Freddie Arriaga was sworn in, as well...
City council incumbents in Refugio, Woodsboro unseated in low turnout municipal elections
May 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO COUNTY – Just 161 of the town of Refugio’s 1,173 registered voters turned out for early voting and on election day May 7. Place 3 candidate Michael Rocha unseated incumbent councilman Lenny...
Latest oil and gas updates
May 18, 2016 | 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 days of May 7-12, ...
Austwell accepts city secretary resignation
by Tim Delaney
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
AUSTWELL – The Austwell City Council at Monday night’s meeting accepted the resignation of Monica Torres as the town’s city secretary. Mayor Mary Canales said Torres had acquired a full-time job bu...

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People line up to visit U.S. Supreme Court after split 4-4 decision in first major case after Scalia death in Washington
A lawsuit brought by Texas and other states against the Obama administration's policy on bathroom...
2016-05-27 13:13:10 -0500
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At least two people person were killed and three others missing on Friday as record rainfall and ...
2016-05-27 16:24:29 -0500
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Dr. Henry Heimlich poses with Patty Ris, who he saved this week from choking on a hamburger in Cincinnati
Heimlich, who in multiple national television appearances had demonstrated the technique commonly...
2016-05-27 13:28:27 -0500
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Actor Michael Jace, who played a police officer on television and charged with murdering his wife, listens during closing arguments during his trial at Los Angeles County Superior in Los Angeles Friday, May 27, 2016.(AP Photo/Nick Ut)
LOS ANGELES (AP) — An actor who played a police officer on TV show "The Shield" is guilty of murd...
2016-05-27 16:50:27 -0500
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