REFUGIO COUNTY – Write-in candidates are often considered longshots in political races and may not generate the same amount of attention as someone who is formally on the ballot, but judging from the number of yard signs throughout Refugio County, Matt Tuttle, who is running for county sheri…

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Because of weather related concerns with Tropical Storm Beta, classes for Refugio, Woodsboro and Austwell-Tivoli have been cancelled for today (Monday, Sept. 21).

REFUGIO – The Refugio County Commissioners Court approved a tax rate of 74.68 cents per $100 property valuation for the 2020-21 fiscal year, which starts Oct. 1 and will continue through Sept. 30, 2021.

WOODSBORO – The Woodsboro Independent School District set its 2020-21 tax rate and approved a budget, hired a new technology director and also approved a plan to deal with instruction if attendance drops in the coming weeks.

REFUGIO — The town of Refugio’s tax rate for the 2020-21 fiscal year was approved on Sept. 1, with a slight decrease from the previous fiscal year.

REFUGIO – The Refugio Independent School District Board of Trustees’ unanimous approval of the proposed 2020-21 tax rate means the district will have extra money for its upcoming budget.

REFUGIO – In a short but important meeting, the Refugio County Commissioners Court voted to approve the 2020-21 budget and tax rate which includes $11.1 million in proposed expenditures for the next fiscal year, which begins Oct. 1.

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REFUGIO – Overcoming challenges in distance learning while preparing for the return of students to return to the three Refugio Independent School District campuses were topics that RISD administrators recently presented to the school board.

REFUGIO – When looking for help to make sure the community is up to code, the Refugio Town Council turned to a family face, hiring James Durst as a code enforcement officer.