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Power lifter McGuill visits summer reading program
REFUGIO – Throughout history, sports and games have kept people busy, entertained, physically fit and connected to one another. The Dennis M. O’Connor Public Library’s Summer Reading Program, “On Y...
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$500,000 turned away for Woodsboro Mission Oaks water improvement project
REFUGIO – Turning down money has become a sign of the bad economic times. Of course, when it comes to a matching grant, that means paying out some percentage of the grant, and some just don’t have ...
Jul 21, 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 July 8-15,...
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Hearing set in Bayside fatality case
REFUGIO – A clerk in the Calhoun County District Clerk’s Office said Monday that a trial motions date in the intoxication manslaughter case against Margarita Lissett Galeana, 30, of Victoria has be...
Jul 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Road projects long from finishing
REFUGIO COUNTY – Travelers down Farm-to-Market Road 774 will encounter delays for some time because of bridge construction, according to Texas Department of Transportation spokesman Rickey Dailey. ...
Jul 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Houston couple, dog emerge OK in rollover
REFUGIO – A Houston couple and their dog were inside their Toyota Tundra when it rolled over on Farm-to-Market Road 774 just east of Dry Creek on Monday afternoon, July 11. The driver, who was head...
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Road projects long from finishing
by Tim Delaney
Jul 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO COUNTY – Travelers down Farm-to-Market Road 774 will encounter delays for some time because of bridge construction, according to Texas Department of Transportation spokesman Rickey Dailey. ...
Houston couple, dog emerge OK in rollover
by Tim Delaney
Jul 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – A Houston couple and their dog were inside their Toyota Tundra when it rolled over on Farm-to-Market Road 774 just east of Dry Creek on Monday afternoon, July 11. The driver, who was head...
Communities support local law enforcement in wake of tragic shootings
by By Tim Delaney, Shane Ersland and Jason Jansky Special to the County Press
Jul 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
While local law enforcement is understandably shaken by the shootings that killed five officers in Dallas last week, they are receiving plenty of support from the community following the tragedy. P...
South Texas Blood & Tissue Center blood drive July 13
Jul 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – South Texas Blood and Tissue Center will conduct a blood drive at the Refugio County Memorial Hospital, 107 Swift St., Wednesday, July 13. The drive will be conducted from 2:45 to 530 p.m...
Daughters of Republic of Texas settle with General Land Office
Jul 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
AUSTIN – The Daughters of the Republic of Texas and Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush have reached a legal settlement to their yearlong dispute over an archival library housed on the Alamo gro...
Latest oil and gas updates
Jul 13, 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 July 1-7, ...

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Police officers salute the hearse as they attend the funeral of slain Dallas police Sgt. Michael Smith in Dallas
By Lisa Maria Garza DALLAS (Reuters) - The Dallas Police Department, which was struggling to recr...
2016-07-22 21:50:31 -0500
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Police responding to reports of shots fired early Saturday evening at the complex in Bastrop, Tex...
2016-07-24 00:35:53 -0500
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By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A fast-moving wildfire that has forced hundreds of people...
2016-07-24 01:26:03 -0500
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East Baton Rouge Sheriff Sid J. Gautreaux, III kneels and places his hand on the casket of deputy Brad Garafola, after it was transferred from carriage to hearse, at the scene where Garafola and two Baton Rouge police were killed, in Baton Rouge, La., Saturday, July 23, 2016. Several other officers and deputies were injured in the attack. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The city of Baton Rouge will continue to memorialize officers slain in a ...
2016-07-24 02:06:27 -0500
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