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REFUGIO COUNTY – The Refugio County Office of Emergency Management has announced eight new cases of COVID-19, for a total of 51 cases of coronavirus countywide since testing began.

REFUGIO COUNTY – Deputies with the Refugio County Sheriff’s Office confiscated approximately 50 pounds of methamphetamine during a traffic stop on Highway 77 on Sunday, June 28.

BEEVILLE – Coastal Bend College (CBC) recognizes students for their academic achievement during the Spring 2020 semester. 

REFUGIO COUNTY – It’s an idea that has been in the works for more than a year, but plans to restore a boat launch south of Bayside on Copano Bay have taken a few steps forward.

REFUGIO – Representatives of RWE Renewables updated the Refugio County Commissioners Court on the proposed Blackjack Creek Wind Farm which would be located in portions of Refugio and Bee counties.

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REFUGIO – Complicated by uncertainties created by the coronavirus pandemic, school districts across the state — including the Refugio Independent School District — are finding that one of the few certainties is actually uncertainty.

The Refugio County Courthouse is decorated for patriotism as the community marked the 244th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence of July 4. (Jeff Osborne photo)

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REFUGIO COUNTY – The number of COVID-19 cases in Refugio County continues to rise, with several new cases being reported over the last few days, including four new cases as of July 8.

REFUGIO – The Chicago White Sox, who drafted Refugio’s Jared Kelley in the June Major League Baseball draft, recently signed Kelley to a minor league contract and gave him a $3 million signing bonus.