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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 | 4 4 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 | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Problem I see
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...
Aug 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Report child abuse and neglect
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...
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Great cause
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 ...
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Real or imagined
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 ...
Jul 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thank you
by Majorie Shaw, RCCA President
Jun 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 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 | 7 7 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 ...
Daylight saving time
by Martha S. Habluetzel Ingleside
Jun 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I am asking Texans to contact their Texas state representatives and senators to speak out about Daylight Saving Time and express their opinions about DST. It is a good time for everyone, ev...
Surge of kids crossing border means trouble
by Chip Latcham
Jun 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
What started as a trickle has turned into a steady, troubling flow. Articles in the national and international media have again turned the spotlight on Texas-Mexico border crossing problems. Last m...
Jennifer Perez Lara first Hispanic female principal
by Abel and Mary Perez Refugio
Jun 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: We want to add to a recent story which ran in the Victoria paper and would like to say to the residents of Refugio County, Jennifer Perez Lara was the first female Hispanic principal of Ref...
Not in vain
by Richard Fierova
May 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Joseph “Mike” Michael Fierova, No. 66, Woodsboro All-State football, retired number from 1982 ’til 2010, worn by Henry, and Justin Fierova also All-State. Killed by a drunk driver on May 1,...
  • 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
  • Clarify statement
    by Frank Hosey Refugio
    04.18.14 - 04:27 pm
  • What nice folk
    by Charles Lopez
    04.18.14 - 04:25 pm
  • Three cheers
    by Jack E. Barnhart Refugio
    04.03.14 - 02:00 pm
  • Reply to letters
    by Arnold Macias Bayside
    04.03.14 - 02:00 pm
  • national news
    Jeffrey Fowle is shown in this City of Moraine handout photo
    BERLIN/SEOUL (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry welcomed the release of one of three ...
    2014-10-22 07:16:06 -0500
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    (Reuters) - A newly disclosed autopsy of the unarmed black teenager whose killing by a white poli...
    2014-10-22 07:41:36 -0500
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    Jay Radcliffe displays a Medtronic Corp insulin pump at his home in Meridian, Idaho
    By Jim Finkle BOSTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is investigating about ...
    2014-10-22 06:11:28 -0500
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    FILE -In this May 8, 2008 file photo, blank U.S. Treasury checks are seen on a roll at the Philadelphia Financial Center, which disburses payments on behalf of federal agencies, in Philadelphia. Millions of older Americans who rely on federal benefits will get a 1.7 percent increase in their monthly payments next year, the government announced Wednesday. It’s the third year in a row the increase will be less than 2 percent. The annual cost-of-living adjustment, or COLA, affects payments to more than 70 million Social Security recipients, disabled veterans and federal retirees. That’s more than a fifth of the country. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of older Americans who rely on federal benefits will get a 1.7 percent...
    2014-10-22 08:05:14 -0500
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