AUSTWELL-TIVOLI – Saturday, Oct. 26 is build day for Austwell-Tivoli ISD’s KaBOOM! playground. The event will be from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions for the following counties on a weekly basis: Bee, Goliad, Karnes, Nueces, Refugio and San Patricio.

Tim Delaney photo The Refugio County Courthouse Pumpkin Patch is ready for the public to enjoy all October. A special kids day is planned at the end of the month. County officials joined to kickoff the pumpkin patch. From left are County Judge Bobby Blaschke, Commissioner Blaine Wolfshohl, C…

REFUGIO – U.S. Rep. Michael Cloud visited Refugio Thursday, Oct. 3, and talked about one of the main issues confronting the county and its neighbors – hurricane recovery.

REFUGIO – The Williamson Senior Center in Refugio has new lunch time procedures and pricing which began Tuesday, Oct. 1.

Paul Gonzales photo The Coastal Bend Community Foundation on Wednesday announced the awarding of $280,000 to the Coastal Bend Food Bank. Admininstaration and staff were on hand to accept the check at the CBFB location in Corpus Christi.

Richard Fierova photo Bentli Grace Levien pedals along to cheers from fellow Woodsboro Elementary School students on a Healthy Texas blender bike for the kids to make healthy smoothies as part of the Walk Across Texas Kickoff on Sept. 25. In the Walk Across Texas kickoff, students and parent…