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Police offer bicycles built for 18
Staff Report County Press REFUGIO – Eighteen bicycles await being claimed by their rightful owners at the Refugio Police Department, said Police Chief Andy Lopez Jr. on Wednesday, Feb. 25. “In the ...
Mar 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Cats win area championship
Contributed information The manicure shops in the Refugio area have been busy. The Refugio Lady Cat’s last two playoff games have been real nail biters. The area championship game played Friday nig...
Mar 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Eagles collect victories
Contributed information WOODSBORO – “Can you say unbelievable? If you did not come to watch Woodsboro’s greatest show on dirt last Tuesday night, you missed out on one of the greatest comebacks in ...
Mar 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ladies Guild announces Backyard Bazaar
The Ladies Guild of Bayside will hold its fourth annual Backyard Bazaar and Community Garage Sale from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 7, at the Bayside Community Center, 909 First Street. Proceeds ...
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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 Feb. 15-21...
Mar 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Court approves Wine Classic needs
REFUGIO – Refugio County Commissioners approved a request permitting alcohol sales and consumption at the Refugio County Expo Center for the Texas Independence Wine Classic on March 21-22. The requ...
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City, school elections take shape
by Tim Delaney
Mar 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO COUNTY – Filing for city and school elections ended Friday, Feb. 27 for the May 9 election. Write-in candidate deadline was Friday, too. Early voting will begin April 27 and end May 5. Here...
Archaeologists talk McNeil Ranch site
by Tim Delaney
Mar 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYSIDE – An arrow point or bone that would be about 1,000 years older than artifacts found at the McNeil Ranch archaeological dig north of Victoria could mean the prehistoric Clovis people had liv...
Bayside gets designation as Clara Driscoll birthplace
by Tim Delaney
Mar 01, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYSIDE – With about 30 people present, including residents, Boy Scout Troop 188, officials and residents, a Texas Historical Commission marker honoring Clara Driscoll, was unveiled at Driscoll Roo...
Manslaughter suspect convicted, sentenced
by Tim Delaney
Feb 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – A Karnes City man was sentenced to 10 years probation on a second degree felony manslaughter charge on Feb. 10 in District Judge Skipper Koetter’s court. David Leal, 25, of Karnes City, p...
Lady Cats win bi-district championship
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
CALALLEN – Its been a while since Refugio Lady Cat basketball has been able to label themselves basketball bi-district champions, but last night they pulled out a nail-biter, defeating the Riviera ...
Refugio County Fair exhibit deadlines set
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – The 2015 Refugio County Fair is scheduled for March 25-28. Homemaking pre-entry cards are now available. Entry cards can be picked up at the County Extension Office at 107 E. Roca Street....
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A car sits amongst the rubble after an explosion destroyed four buildings in New York
By Barbara Goldberg NEW YORK (Reuters) - Utility workers dispatched in August to one of three bui...
2015-03-28 23:16:42 -0500
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A Los Angeles commuter train that struck a vehicle on the tracks near the University of Southern California campus, is seen in this picture in Los Angeles
By Michael Fleeman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A Los Angeles commuter train struck a car that turned ...
2015-03-28 16:08:42 -0500
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(Reuters) - Three Alabama university students were among seven people shot, several critically in...
2015-03-28 18:50:37 -0500
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Thousands of opponents of Indiana Senate Bill 101, the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, gathered on the lawn of the Indiana State House to rally against that legislation Saturday, March 28, 2015. Republican Gov. Mike Pence signed a bill Thursday prohibiting state laws that "substantially burden" a person's ability to follow his or her religious beliefs. (AP Photo/Doug McSchooler)
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana Gov. Mike Pence defended the new state law that's garnered widespread...
2015-03-29 08:52:31 -0500
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