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Cortez named to TLU Dean’s and President’s Academic Honor List
SEGUIN – Carlos Andre Cortez of Austwell was recently named to the Texas Lutheran University (TLU) Dean’s Academic Honor List and the President’s Academic Honor List for the 2013 fall semester. To ...
Mar 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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UIL announces realignments for Refugio County Schools
REFUGIO COUNTY – The University Interscholastic League announced realignments Monday morning, Feb. 3. Refugio High School football was placed in Conference 2A, Division 1, District 15, with Flatoni...
Feb 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bobcats subdue Wildcats in semifinals
HOUSTON – At the beginning of the season there was talk from around the state that this was a rebuilding year for the Bobcats – that this team contained too many players without experience. Well, w...
Dec 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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4-H Livestock Judging competes at AggieFest
COLLEGE STATION – On Nov. 16, the Refugio 4-H Livestock Judging Team, coached by Clay Neel, competed in College Station at the AggieFest competition. There were 136 individuals in the junior divisi...
Dec 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Story night
Refugio Elementary School will have their annual Bedtime Story Night from 5:30-7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 10, in the library. Students and parents in Pre-kinderarten through first grade are invited to t...
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Aranda awarded Eagle Scout rank
SINTON – Thomas Xavier Aranda, son of Juan and Ruth Aranda, was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout on Saturday, Aug. 3. The ceremony was held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Sint...
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Lone Star FFA
Jul 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
The Refugio FFA chapter attended the 85th Annual Texas FFA State Convention on July 8-12 in Dallas.
Victoria College helps area students explore health careers
Jun 25, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
VICTORIA – A handful of high school students and recent graduates gave up fun in the sun to spend four days discovering health careers in Victoria. Ten students from Goliad, Refugio, Austwell-Tivol...
Refugio FFA Banquet honors students for achievements, contributions
Jun 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO- The Refugio FFA Chapter Awards Banquet was held on Thursday, May 30 at the Refugio County Expo Center. FFA members and friends were recognized for their hard work and contributions to the ...
Two Bayside residents receive Ladies Guild Education award
Jun 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYSIDE – The Ladies Guild of Bayside’s Education Committee was honored to receive applications from two Bayside graduating students who are continuing their education in the fall of 2013. Lauren N...
McGee earns doctorate
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Madison Elizabeth McGee, of Refugio, graduated from Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine and was conferred the degree of Doctor of Veterinary Medicine at the commencement exercises for the clas...
Great things are happening at WES
Apr 08, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
WOODSBORO - March has been a very busy and exciting month for students at Woodsboro Elementary School. On March 2, over sixty 4th - 6th grade students participated in Explore University of Texas in...
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Professor Herr, who heads the Biomechatronics research group at the MIT Media Lab, stands amid mannequins displaying various bionic limbs his lab has developed at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge
By Svea Herbst-Bayliss BOSTON (Reuters) - The homemade bombs that ripped through the crowd at the...
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GM Chief Executive Officer Barra testifies during a House Energy and Commerce hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington
(Reuters) - A federal judge on Thursday rejected a bid to compel General Motors Co to tell custom...
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A building at 650 Fifth Avenue is seen in the midtown Manhattan section of New York
By Bernard Vaughan NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. government has agreed to distribute proceeds fro...
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A view of the sign outside the Lowes store in Westminster
Home improvement retail chain Lowe's Home Centers has agreed to pay a $500,000 penalty for violat...
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