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Refugio mayor continues legal proceedings on drug charges
REFUGIO – Refugio Mayor Joey Heard’s drug felony case is set in Refugio for 9 a.m. Wednesday, June 15, at which time he can make a plea or his attorney can file a variety of motions. Heard was arre...
May 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bayside gets more grant money for drainage
REFUGIO – The town of Bayside will receive grant money to improve drainage on First Street, according to Jodi Weaver of GrantWorks Inc., the agency administrator of the grant on Tuesday morning, Ap...
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Austwell votes new mayor pro tem
AUSTWELL – City leaders voted to choose Councilwoman Molly Grace Garcia as the city’s new mayor pro tem on Monday evening. Also, a bid submitted by Phillip Sawyer for City Park improvements was acc...
Apr 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Real-life ‘Hamburglar’ uses stolen credit card in local McDonald’s
REFUGIO – Police Chief Andy Lopez Jr. said he needs area residents’ help identifying a man who stole items from a parked car at a McDonald’s restaurant earlier this month. Refugio police Officer J....
Apr 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police chief warns against texting and driving
REFUGIO – Motorists in Refugio may not know the city has an ordinance against texting while driving, according to police Chief Andy Lopez Jr. on Monday. Lopez warned that the ordinance will be enfo...
Apr 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 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 April 15-2...
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Austwell bootmaker recalls ‘awesome’ experience
by Tim Delaney
May 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
SAN ANTONIO – Bob Garner watched some of his buddies use duct tape to make stripes on their legs. Others were spelling their girlfriends’ names on their bodies. Garner and his friends were lying on...
Oakwood Cemetery needs your help
by Dinah Meitzen Mittelstedt
May 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Recently I was privileged to attend a meeting of the Oakwood Cemetery Association (OWC). Eleven people were present at the meeting which was held, in part, for the purpose of making decisio...
Voting is a privilege we should all use
by Willie C Jones Refugio
May 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: This is an open letter to all registered voters. The city council election is a couple of days away. I hear people talking how some parts of town are torn down while others are kept neat. T...
A-T athletes bring home bronze
May 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
ROUND ROCK – Austwell-Tivoli sent two teams to the regional tennis tournament in Round Rock April 18-20. The boys mixed doubles team of Josh Maddux and Josh Arizmendi played a team from Cherokee in...
Adams, Hibbert to wed July 16
May 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
VICTORIA – Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Adams of Refugio are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Mallory Lyn Adams, to Dustin Aaron Hibbert, son of Mr. and Mrs. Bob Hibbert of Gardendale. Th...
Latest oil and gas updates
May 04, 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 April 23-3...
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Flowers lay around a bronze statue of a gorilla and her baby outside the Cincinnati Zoo's Gorilla World exhibit in Cincinnati, Ohio
By Ginny McCabe CINCINNATI (Reuters) - The parents of a 3-year-old boy who fell into a gorilla en...
2016-05-31 23:16:46 -0500
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Student Gavin Grimm, who was barred from using the boys' bathroom at his local high school in Gloucester County
The Gloucester County School Board had asked the full U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals to rev...
2016-05-31 20:02:50 -0500
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Syed Rizwan Farook is pictured in this undated handout photo
By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Federal prosecutors filed a civil forfeiture action on Tu...
2016-05-31 18:54:12 -0500
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A Travis County Sheriff's Office Deputy looks at a truck that was swept away in a flood and recovered from a pond in southern Austin, Texas, Tuesday, May 31, 2016. Searchers are continuing to look for a missing person. (Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT
RICHMOND, Texas (AP) — Residents of some rural southeastern Texas counties were bracing for more ...
2016-06-01 00:26:30 -0500
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