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Grateful for everything
Editor: On behalf of myself, and my family, we would like to thank everyone who helped with my benefit last month. Many of you spent countless hours coordinating the event. Words cannot express how...
Oct 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Appreciate support
Editor: The congregation of the First United Methodist Church is very grateful to the community for the support of our annual fall bazaar. We appreciate all who supported us in any form during our ...
Oct 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Huge success
Editor: Thank you to all who made Our Lady of Guadalupe Festival of Tivoli a huge success Oct. 12. This was possible with all the help and support from so many people. The local advertising was gre...
Oct 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Festival thanks
Editor: St. Therese Parish would like to thank everyone and the businesses who bought dinners, raffle tickets, participated in the auction and all other activities or donated items for the festival...
Oct 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thanks for the benefit
Editor: As reported in the Refugio County Press, the “Beach Party” held in Austwell on Aug. 8 was a huge success. The Randy Rivers and Friends Band outdid themselves in entertainment, there were 75...
Sep 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Great job
Editor: Growing up, we all had our heroes. Most of which wore a cape, or maybe it was the cowboys from the movies. Just yesterday, I saw a real life hero. Maybe, not in the since of saving the day ...
Aug 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Problem I see
by Richard Sanchez LTC, US Army, Retired 2ndLt, USAF, 1974-76 CPL, USMC, 1970-72
Aug 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I would like to make some comments in regards to the VA healthcare situation which is causing some hardships to all veterans. I have been writing articles in the Veterans Corner column each...
Report child abuse and neglect
by Tim Hornback
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The beginning of a school year often reveals child abuse and neglect . The end of summer and the start of a new school year is an exciting time for most children. But for some, the beginnin...
Great cause
by Jack E. Barnhart Refugio
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Melanie Wright and her husband Dr. Gary Wright have undertaken a great project called “Pappy’s Animal Rescue.” The two of them, along with an additional seven member Board of Directors, as ...
Real or imagined
by Sandra B. Spada Bayside
Jul 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 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 ...
Thank you
by Majorie Shaw, RCCA President
Jun 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The Refugio Community Cemetery Association would like to take this opportunity to express our sincere appreciation to all who were involved in the dedication of Barefield School and the Wil...
Iraq controversy
by Arnold Macias Bayside
Jun 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: There is so much controversy of the United States invasion of Iraq. Before and after 9/11 of the “Iraq/Afganistan war.” The costly 43 U.S. President and Vice President, clearly not getting ...
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    by Martha S. Habluetzel Ingleside
    06.26.14 - 02:00 pm
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    by Abel and Mary Perez Refugio
    06.05.14 - 02:00 pm
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    by Richard Fierova
    05.22.14 - 03:02 pm
  • Why?
    by Sandra Davidhizar Refugio
    05.15.14 - 05:44 pm
  • Work together
    by J.J. Jaramillo Bayside
    05.01.14 - 04:08 pm
  • Thank you for your support
    by Justin Fierova Woodsboro
    04.24.14 - 02:00 pm
  • national news
    United States Attorney General Eric Holder holds a news conference announcing updates on investigation of Brown shooting in Ferguson Missouri, in Washington
    By Julia Edwards WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder on Friday urged police ...
    2014-11-21 09:16:40 -0600
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    Park of Cambridge wears cast for her broken wrist with "I Love Obamacare" written upon it prior to U.S. President Barack Obama's arrival to speak about health insurance at Faneuil Hall in Boston
    By Amanda Becker WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives on Frida...
    2014-11-21 10:25:10 -0600
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    A volunteer carves a deep fried turkey at a Thanksgiving dinner cooked and served by volunteers in the Staten Island borough of New York
    By Ian Simpson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Thanksgiving is a royal pain in the U.S. drain. Thanksgivin...
    2014-11-21 06:02:19 -0600
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    This photo provided by the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections shows Wiley Bridgeman. The Cuyahoga County prosecutor’s office has filed a motion dismissing aggravated murder cases against three men falsely accused of killing a businessman outside a corner store in Cleveland in 1975. Fifty-seven-year-old Ricky Jackson, 60-year-old Bridgeman and his brother, 57-year-old Ronnie Bridgeman, were sentenced to death during separate trials in 1975 for the slaying of Herman Franks. Their convictions were based solely on the testimony of a 13-year-old boy who in 2013 recanted and said he was coerced and threatened by Cleveland police detectives.(AP Photo/Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections)
    CLEVELAND (AP) — A judge has dismissed the case against a second man nearly 40 years after he and...
    2014-11-21 10:13:10 -0600
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