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Senior Center sets tourney day on Aug. 13
The Williamson Senior Citizens Center will host Tournament Day on Wednesday, Aug. 13. The morning will begin with a puzzle tournament at 10 a.m. Competition may consist of single or team players, d...
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Rabies drive set for Friday
Staff Report County Press REFUGIO – A rabies drive Friday, Aug. 1, will be followed by a spay and neuter fundraiser on Aug. 9, according to Dr. Lois Duelburg, Austwell veterinarian. The rabies driv...
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Opry all-star lineup set Aug. 7
REFUGIO – The Refugio Country Opry will host an all-star line-up at the Refugio Country Fairgrounds, Expo building Thursday, Aug. 7. Next week’s show will feature special guest Stacey Stark, John S...
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Bayside post office’s retail hours decrease to 4 a day
BAYSIDE – The U.S. Postal Service decided to reduce hours for its post office in Bayside, according to Mary Martinez, manager of the Rio Grande District. Martinez conducted a public meeting at the ...
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RISD players thrive in baseball summer league
ROUND ROCK – Refugio High School students Tyler Castellano and Cole VanNess had the opportunity this summer to play baseball with the THZ Baseball Academy out of Round Rock. The athletes attended t...
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Rebirth: a moving experience
REFUGIO – House mover Lilly Wilkinson said pinpointing when a move happens is like a pregnant woman giving birth. “You never know when the baby is going to come,” she said. Her company, Ram House M...
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Bayside post office’s retail hours decrease to 4 a day
by Tim Delaney
Aug 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYSIDE – The U.S. Postal Service decided to reduce hours for its post office in Bayside, according to Mary Martinez, manager of the Rio Grande District. Martinez conducted a public meeting at the ...
RISD players thrive in baseball summer league
Aug 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
ROUND ROCK – Refugio High School students Tyler Castellano and Cole VanNess had the opportunity this summer to play baseball with the THZ Baseball Academy out of Round Rock. The athletes attended t...
Rebirth: a moving experience
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REFUGIO – House mover Lilly Wilkinson said pinpointing when a move happens is like a pregnant woman giving birth. “You never know when the baby is going to come,” she said. Her company, Ram House M...
Real or imagined
by Sandra B. Spada Bayside
Jul 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: It’s been a sad July for Bayside. The mayor, Mr. Tom VanBuren, was not present to open this month’s town council meeting. The mayor seemed to single out one maintenance worker for anything ...
Men shoot up, rob game room
Jul 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYSIDE – Up to six armed men charged into the Bayside Amusement Game Room, shooting off rounds and yelling, “Everyone on the floor, now!” according to a statement released by the Refugio County Sh...
Latest oil and gas updates
Jul 30, 2014 | 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 week of July 8-15 ...
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U.S. journalist James Foley arrives, after being released by the Libyan government, at Rixos hotel in Tripoli
At least four hostages held in Syria by Islamic State militants, including U.S. The Islamic State...
2014-08-28 16:24:22 -0500
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Police walk through a cloud of smoke and tear gas as they clash with protesters Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. The protests were sparked after Michael Brown, an unarmed black man was shot and killed by Darren Wilson, a white Ferguson police officer on Aug. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
A group of people caught up in unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, after a white officer killed a black...
2014-08-28 16:06:39 -0500
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Shooting instructor Charles Vacca stands next to a 9-year-old girl at the Last Stop shooting range in White Hills
By Alexia Shurmur WHITE HILLS Ariz. (Reuters) - County law enforcement officials in Arizona said ...
2014-08-28 18:58:38 -0500
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FILE - In this March 14, 2014, file photo, Rosa Parks' Presidential Medal of Freedom, left, and her Congressional Gold Medal are displayed at Guernsey's auction house, in New York. Hundreds of items that belonged to civil rights icon Rosa Parks that have been sitting unseen for years in a New York warehouse have been sold to a foundation run by the son of billionaire investment guru Warren Buffett, the younger Buffett said Thursday, Aug. 28. Howard G. Buffett told The Associated Press that his foundation plans to give the items, which include Parks’ Presidential Medal of Freedom, to an institute he hasn’t yet selected. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
DETROIT (AP) — Hundreds of items that belonged to civil rights icon Rosa Parks and have been sitt...
2014-08-28 19:55:26 -0500
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