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Lady Eagles finish preseason with seven wins
Taft The Lady Eagles were able to defeat the Taft Lady Greyhounds at home Friday, March 13, by the score of 12-2. The Lady Eagles would strike first and strike often, scoring three runs in the bott...
Mar 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Correction: Public invited to Special Needs show
REFUGIO – A Special Needs Livestock Show will be in the Show Arena at 1 p.m. Friday, March 27. The public is invited to come and show support for these kids. The show is free. The show is unique, a...
Mar 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bobcats beat Marlins, win four in a row
REFUGIO – Refugio Bobcats get 13 strikeouts from Cole Van Ness in a 6-1 win over Port Aransas Tuesday, March 17. Van Ness struck out 13 batters in a complete game to lift Refugio Bobcats to a 6-1 w...
Mar 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bobcats and Ladycats compete at regional meet
PLEASANTON – Three Refugio power lifters competed at the regional meets over spring break. Lifters include Shaylia Tilley for the Ladycats and Devin Tagle and Anthony McGuill for the Bobcats. Tille...
Mar 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trains’ close proximity cause concern
REFUGIO – Refugio resident Willie Jones holds his head with his hands – just like the famous painting by Edvard Munch’s “The Scream.” The sound and speed is maddening late at night. Jones wants to ...
Mar 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Suspect bails, flees during attempted traffic stop
REFUGIO – Residents of Refugio were jarred by a helicopter circling Refugio on Friday night, March 13. The Texas Department of Public Safety helicopter was among a team pursuing a car theft suspect...
Mar 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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City seeks higher wine alcohol content from TBC
by Tim Delaney
Mar 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Councilman Lenny Anzaldua addressed the Refugio City Council on working to get a higher alcohol content OK’d from the Texas Beverage Commission on Tuesday night, March 10. Anzaldua explai...
Fired chief jailer speaks out
by Tim Delaney
Mar 19, 2015 | 3 3 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – The former Refugio County Chief Jailer spoke out about his termination on Monday, March 16. George Hernandez explained the reason for taking trusty John Ray Bustos, 29, out of the jail, t...
Latest oil and gas updates
Mar 18, 2015 | 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 March 1-6 ...
Scammers invade Refugio County
by Tim Delaney
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO COUNTY – Sheriff Robert Bolcik on Monday, March 9, said two suspected scam artists have probably left the county. On Wednesday morning, March 4, Bolcik said county residents should be on th...
Austwell council votes to leave drainage district
by Tim Delaney
Mar 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
AUSTWELL – The Austwell City Council voted unanimously to leave the Refugio County Drainage District No. 1 on Monday evening, March 9. The move comes after months and months of discussions and atte...
Suspect bails, flees during attempted traffic stop
Mar 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Residents of Refugio were jarred by a helicopter circling Refugio on Friday night, March 13. Police Chief Andy Lopez Jr. said an attempted traffic stop at around 9 p.m was the beginning of the inci...

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A still image captured from surveillance video at the Boston Marathon shows the scene moments before a second bomb exploded near the finish line of the race
By Scott Malone BOSTON (Reuters) - The Boston Marathon bombing trial shifts sharply in tone next ...
2015-03-28 06:04:19 -0500
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The company behind the Angie's List business-rating website on Saturday put on hold a planned exp...
2015-03-28 12:11:40 -0500
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The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Saturday confirmed the third infection of a virulent strain...
2015-03-28 12:15:35 -0500
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CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago's retired Cardinal Francis George has been readmitted to the hospital seve...
2015-03-28 12:52:10 -0500
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