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Austwell holds off on animal control agreement
AUSTWELL – The Austwell City Council opted to hold off on approving an interlocal assistance agreement for animal control on Wednesday evening, Nov. 12, until the county judge and the animal contro...
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 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 week of Nov. 13-18...
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Christmas bonuses may be a dead issue in Woodsboro
WOODSBORO – A Christmas bonus for the town’s eight employees remains up in the air after council members couldn’t agree Wednesday evening, Nov. 12. The discussion started with Council members Johnn...
Nov 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Driver plows into front yard
REFUGIO – An 18-wheeler carrying a cargo of metal beams veered off U.S. Highway 77 southbound lanes, hit a Texas Department of Transportation sign and knocked over a utility pole before coming to r...
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Portland man dies in fiery wreck
BAYSIDE – A Portland man perished in a near head-on collision about three miles north of Bayside that engulfed both vehicles with fire at 2:38 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 15. According to Cpl. Charlie Rami...
Nov 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodsboro routs Pettus in ‘Bird Bowl’
WOODSBORO – Because of a bye in their schedule, the Woodsboro Eagles had to wait two weeks to play their final district game. It was very obvious what was on the mind of the team when they took the...
Nov 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodsboro routs Pettus in ‘Bird Bowl’
by Henry Balderamas Special to the County Press
Nov 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
WOODSBORO – Because of a bye in their schedule, the Woodsboro Eagles had to wait two weeks to play their final district game. It was very obvious what was on the mind of the team when they took the...
Bobcats beat Weimar, look to playoffs
by Billy Swinney Special to the County Press
Nov 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
After a convincing crushing of Weimar to the tune of 69-21, the Bobcats are now in all too familiar territory. The playoffs are, for all intents and purposes, the Bobcat’s second wind. A time when ...
Bye is ‘double-edged sword’
by Tim Delaney
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – The recent Associated Press poll naming the Refugio Bobcats as No. 1 in 2A football was no surprise, considering the team has a 10-0 perfect season record. “I feel good,” said Bobcats Coa...
Latest oil and gas updates
Nov 19, 2014 | 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 week of Nov. 7-12 ...
WISD event helps students choose a life path
Nov 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
WOODSBORO – Almost like from the riddle, “A butcher, a baker and a candlestick maker,” the Woodsboro school district hosted its third annual Career Day on Friday, Nov. 7, so students could learn fi...
Rain sends trucks slipping, sliding
by Tim Delaney
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – In what began as a wreck involving three 18-wheelers, three other tractor-trailer wrecks occurred later in the day on Wednesday, Nov. 5. Rain was falling steady and light, making highways...

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A protester shouts at the National Guard standing on duty outside the Ferguson Police Department after the grand jury verdict in the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri
By Daniel Wallis and Edward McAllister FERGUSON, Mo. (Reuters) - Tensions eased in the St Louis s...
2014-11-27 23:07:40 -0600
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By Sebastien Malo NEW YORK (Reuters) - Relatives of a Hispanic teen shot dead by a white New York...
2014-11-27 15:26:41 -0600
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Protesters of the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown shooting chant slogans at the St. Louis Galleria mall on Wednesday evening, Nov. 26, 2014, in Richmond Heights, Mo. They stayed in the mall for about 15 minutes and then left peacefully without confrontation with a large police presence. (AP Photo/St. Louis Post-Dispatch, J.B. Forbres)
MANCHESTER, Mo. (AP) — Dozens of people have interrupted holiday shopping at major retail stores ...
2014-11-28 02:21:14 -0600
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