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Texas 4-H has new president
REFUGIO – Kodye Neel wondered what kind of question she would be asked to answer because her response meant the presidency. Moments later, the question came. “Would you rather be perfect and late o...
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Eagle Scout brings rosary garden to life
SAN ANTONIO – Brinton Freeze chose an ambitious Eagle Scout project. It took two months to get project approvals from the scouts and the church before the ground could be broke for the new St. Luke...
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ancient plants left impressions on us
BAYSIDE – “You are what you eat.” Leslie Bush, a paleoethnobotanist based in Austin, demonstrated that old saying during her presentation on “Useful Plants of Ancient Texas” to the Bayside Historic...
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Latest oil and gas updates
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. For the days of Aug. 12-18...
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Group organizes to construct mission replica
REFUGIO – An organizational meeting to establish Los Amigos de Senora Del Refugio, a group that will raise funds to build and maintain a replica of the Spanish mission, was conducted on Thursday, A...
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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County cuts jobs to narrow budget gap
REFUGIO – After some jobs were eliminated and cuts made earlier in the month, the county still has a shortfall of $136,500. That was the message in Refugio County Commissioners Court on Friday morn...
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Ancient plants left impressions on us
by Tim Delaney
Aug 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYSIDE – “You are what you eat.” Leslie Bush, a paleoethnobotanist based in Austin, demonstrated that old saying during her presentation on “Useful Plants of Ancient Texas” to the Bayside Historic...
Latest oil and gas updates
Aug 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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. For the days of Aug. 12-18...
Group organizes to construct mission replica
by Tim Delaney
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – An organizational meeting to establish Los Amigos de Senora Del Refugio, a group that will raise funds to build and maintain a replica of the Spanish mission, was conducted on Thursday, A...
City’s tax rate could remain unchanged
by Tim Delaney
Aug 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – The Refugio City Council proposed to keep the same tax rate as last year, at 88.23 cents per $100 of taxable property value. By keeping the same rate, the council does not have to schedul...
County cuts jobs to narrow budget gap
by Tim Delaney
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – After some jobs were eliminated and cuts made earlier in the month, the county still has a shortfall of $136,500. That was the message in Refugio County Commissioners Court on Friday morn...
Latest oil and gas updates
Aug 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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. For the days of Aug. 6-11,...

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People holding mobile phones are silhouetted against a backdrop projected with the Twitter logo in Warsaw
By Dustin Volz WASHINGTON (Reuters) - White nationalists and self-identified Nazi sympathizers lo...
2016-08-31 23:05:57 -0500
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Ground crew hold U.S. and Cuban flags near a recently landed JetBlue aeroplane at the Abel Santamaria International Airport in Santa Clara, Cuba
By Jeffrey Dastin FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (Reuters) - The first regularly scheduled commercial flig...
2016-08-31 09:04:31 -0500
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Ethan Couch enters the courtroom for a hearing in Fort Worth Texas
By Marice Richter FORT WORTH, Texas (Reuters) - Lawyers for the Texas "affluenza" teenager who ki...
2016-08-31 18:15:19 -0500
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FILE - In this Nov. 25, 2014 file photo, police officers watch protesters as smoke fills the streets in Ferguson, Mo. Nearly two years after the fatal police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown put Ferguson in the national spotlight, city leaders are working to fill more than a dozen vacancies in the Missouri town's police department. Mayor James Knowles III said Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016, that finding qualified applicants has been tough and that diversity continues to be a goal. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Two years after Michael Brown's shooting death put a national spotlight on F...
2016-09-01 00:32:54 -0500
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