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Trustees close elementary school for safety
REFUGIO – The Refugio school district trustees took initiative—without any advice from engineers—to close the Refugio Elementary School for safety reasons. The trustees toured the elementary school...
Jul 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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H-E-B issues recall on market items
SAN ANTONIO – H-E-B has issued a precautionary recall of several beef market items in stores throughout Texas due to the possible presence of foreign material in the meat. No illnesses have been re...
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County moves forward with CDBG project
REFUGIO – The Refugio County Commissioners Court approved the low bid of three submitted for the construction contract for Tivoli community water and sewer improvements in the Refugio County Water ...
Jul 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boil Water Rescind Notice
REFUGIO – On June 28, 2014, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) required our public water system Town of Refugio Waterworks, PWS ID 1960001 to issue a Boil Water Notice (BWN) to in...
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Live auction set for Woodsboro Lions Club July 4th activities
WOODSBORO – The Woodsboro Lions Club will host the 4th of July celebration Friday, July 4, at the Woodsboro Square. Included in the activities for the day will be the live auction. Numerous items h...
Jul 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tivoli annual Lions Club parade and barbecue, July 4
TIVOLI – The annual Lions Club Parade will begin at 10:30 a.m. in downtown Tivoli, Friday, July 4, lineup is 10 a.m. across from the Tivoli Motel. There is no charge for entries. The Lions Club/4-H...
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Live auction set for Woodsboro Lions Club July 4th activities
Jul 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
WOODSBORO – The Woodsboro Lions Club will host the 4th of July celebration Friday, July 4, at the Woodsboro Square. Included in the activities for the day will be the live auction. Numerous items h...
Tivoli annual Lions Club parade and barbecue, July 4
Jun 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
TIVOLI – The annual Lions Club Parade will begin at 10:30 a.m. in downtown Tivoli, Friday, July 4, lineup is 10 a.m. across from the Tivoli Motel. There is no charge for entries. The Lions Club/4-H...
Bringing Beijing to Beeville
by Bill Clough
Jun 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Those old enough to remember the piano-playing satirist and singer, Tom Lehr, will remember his comic song about the German rocket genius, working for NASA, admitting, “Now I’m learning Chinese, sa...
Pappy’s comes to animals’ rescue
by Tim Delaney
Jun 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – His eyes, big and brown, held the deep desire he had for a friend. And anybody who befriended him would have a special partner for life: loyal, forgiving, understanding and dependable. He...
Austwell fish fry, dance, fireworks planned for Saturday, June 28
Jun 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
AUSTWELL – Austwell VFD will conduct a fish fry, dance, auction, raffle and fire works show Saturday, June 28, to raise money for needed equipment. The fish fry is 5-7 p.m. at Wilson Heard Park. Pl...
Barefield School receives historical marker during Juneteenth Celebration
Jun 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – The late Willie O. Brown Sr.’s presence was felt at the annual Juneteenth celebration in conjunction with the dedication of a Texas historical marker at the Barefield Learning Center on S...
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Woman fills out a job application as she attends a job fair in New York
Private job gains in June were 281,000, which was the strongest reading since November 2012. Econ...
2014-07-30 07:59:03 -0500
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BOSTON (Reuters) - Six companies of Boston firefighters on Wednesday battled a large blaze that e...
2014-07-30 09:03:34 -0500
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By Elizabeth Barber BOSTON (Reuters) - Prosecutors have charged a Massachusetts man with raping a...
2014-07-30 10:06:54 -0500
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In this July 17, 2014 photo, construction workers build a commercial complex in Springfield, Ill. The government issues its first of three estimates of how fast the U.S. economy grew in the April-June quarter on Wednesday, July 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)
WASHINGTON (AP) — After a dismal winter, the U.S. economy sprang back to life in the April-June q...
2014-07-30 10:52:46 -0500
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