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Victoria woman heads to prison
PORT LAVACA – A Victoria woman pled guilty to two charges in the district courtroom of the Calhoun County Courthouse on Thursday morning, Sept. 15. Margarita Lissett Galeana, 30, a Victoria woman w...
Sep 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Preservation award presented at Society’s annual meeting
REFUGIO – A preservation award was presented to the Refugio County Historical Society on Thursday evening, Sept. 15, during the organization’s annual meeting. Bart Wales, outgoing president of the ...
Sep 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Remediation of civil suit set Thursday
REFUGIO – Refugio City Council members emerged from a closed meeting Tuesday evening, Sept. 13, to approve sending the mayor and two council members to a remediation hearing in Corpus Christi. A fo...
Sep 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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County judge defines ‘hiring freeze’
REFUGIO – Refugio County commissioners listened to a definition of “hiring freeze” Tuesday morning, Sept. 12. County Judge Bobby Blaschke said a definition and clarification were needed so county o...
Sep 21, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 8 8 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 Sept. 8-14...
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Work toward mission progresses: ‘Don’t Forget Refugio!’
REFUGIO – The Los Amigos de Nuestra Senora del Refugio board greeted three Austin guests who offered their expertise in helping the efforts to reconstruct the old mission in Refugio. The board’s th...
Sep 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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County judge defines ‘hiring freeze’
by Tim Delaney
Sep 21, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Refugio County commissioners listened to a definition of “hiring freeze” Tuesday morning, Sept. 12. County Judge Bobby Blaschke said a definition and clarification were needed so county o...
Latest oil and gas updates
Sep 21, 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 Sept. 8-14...
Work toward mission progresses: ‘Don’t Forget Refugio!’
by Tim Delaney
Sep 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – The Los Amigos de Nuestra Senora del Refugio board greeted three Austin guests who offered their expertise in helping the efforts to reconstruct the old mission in Refugio. The board’s th...
$1,000 stamps considered not legal tender
by Tim Delaney
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Since February 2011, Daniel and Jann Thompson of North Dakota have fought Refugio County to keep their Woodsboro properties. Back taxes of $6,410 are owed on the properties, so the case w...
Austwell council plans to fill vacant seat in October
by Tim Delaney
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
AUSTWELL – Mayor Mary Canales informed people at the council meeting Monday night, Sept. 12, that the council would fill the empty council seat at its October meeting. The seat has been vacant sinc...
Woodsboro to get new elevated H2O tank
by Tim Delaney
Sep 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
WOODSBORO – A new elevated water storage tank is in the works for Woodsboro. The Woodsboro City Council approved a bid on Sept. 6 for the tank. Henry Castaneda of LNV Engineering informed the counc...

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Anderson County sheriff's deputies and investigators gather outside of Townville Elementary School after a shooting in Townville
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