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Refugio County opposes lease of submerged land
REFUGIO – County commissioners, responding to a plea, approved a resolution supporting the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department protecting waterways and natural resources on Tuesday morning, Dec. 9....
Dec 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kolkhorst loses in Refugio County
REFUGIO COUNTY –Although Republican Lois Kolkhorst won the Senate District 18 seat districtwide in the Dec. 6 Special Election, she did not win in Refugio County. With 55 to 56 percent of the vote ...
Dec 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kolkhorst loses in Refugio County
REFUGIO COUNTY –Although Republican Lois Kolkhorst won the Senate District 18 seat districtwide in the Dec. 6 Special Election, she did not win in Refugio County. With 55 to 56 percent of the vote ...
Dec 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kolkhorst loses in Refugio County
REFUGIO COUNTY –Although Republican Lois Kolkhorst won the Senate District 18 seat districtwide in the Dec. 6 Special Election, she did not win in Refugio County. With 55 to 56 percent of the vote ...
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Game rooms go bust in raid
REFUGIO – Refugio County commissioners tabled action on issuing game room permits Tuesday, Dec. 9, until they could discuss a draft of the game room ordinance. County Attorney Todd Steele presented...
Dec 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Game rooms back as agenda item
REFUGIO – Refugio County commissioners tabled action on issuing game room permits Tuesday, Dec. 9, until they could discuss a draft of the game room ordinance. County Attorney Todd Steele presented...
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Game rooms back as agenda item
by Tim Delaney
Dec 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Refugio County commissioners tabled action on issuing game room permits Tuesday, Dec. 9, until they could discuss a draft of the game room ordinance. County Attorney Todd Steele presented...
Eagles blow out Cobras
Dec 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
WOODSBORO – The Woodsboro Eagles varsity boys basketball team picked up the pace with a 52-14 win over the Cobras at home Tuesday, Nov. 25. The Eagles averaged 13 points a quarter, while never lett...
Refugio blasts past Thorndale, looks ahead to tough Mason team
by Billy Swinney Special to the County Press
Dec 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
SAN ANTONIO – After watching the Bobcats meticulously pick apart Thorndale, piece by piece, to a 56-19 victory, Refugio fans are confident the team is poised for a great December. The Bobcat defens...
St. Therese to celebrate the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe Dec. 12.
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
WOODSBORO – St. Therese Catholic Church of Woodsboro will celebrate the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe Friday, Dec. 12. Celebration of the Feast Day takes on special meaning this year because it is...
Latest oil and gas updates
Dec 10, 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. 25-30...
Sheriff, DPS raid game rooms
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Dec 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – The Refugio County Sheriff’s Office with assistance from the Texas Department of Public Safety Narcotics Division and Highway Patrol troopers executed six search warrants at about 2 p.m.,...

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Protestors hold hands as they rally against the Ferguson, Mo Grand Jury exoneration of police officer Darren Wilson, at the U.S. Justice Department in Washington
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Thursday will set up a task force to draw up rec...
2014-12-18 15:49:36 -0600
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Transportation app Uber driver Shuki Zanna waits for rides in his limousine in Beverly Hills
By Sarah McBride SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Uber argued Thursday that it should not have to turn o...
2014-12-18 18:33:15 -0600
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By Daniel Wallis (Reuters) - A Washington-based journalist has sued St. Louis County and one of i...
2014-12-18 18:25:09 -0600
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FILE - In this April 13, 2006 file photo, Pete Vavricka conducts an underground train from the entrance of Yucca Mountain in Nevada. Federal nuclear regulators say the U.S. Energy Department will need to acquire water rights and a land buffer before it can entomb the nation's radioactive waste beneath a long-studied volcanic ridge in the Nevada desert. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission issued a report Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, saying most administrative and program elements of the Yucca Mountain repository meet commission requirements. (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken, File)
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The federal Energy Department will need to acquire water and land rights before ...
2014-12-18 19:22:51 -0600
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