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Woman looks to find it within herself
REFUGIO COUNTY – She said she is going by the name of Phoenix Risen right now, and she is on a journey home, but she is doing it with the idea of achieving peace. Risen was on Farm-to-Market Road 1...
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Firm discussed for Refugio
REFUGIO – A lengthy discussion and argument over contracting with a management firm bogged the city council down for a good portion of its meeting Tuesday, Jan. 13. Councilman Lenny Anzaldua wanted...
Jan 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Burglar stole motherboards
REFUGIO COUNTY – Game room machine motherboards were the target of a burglar earlier this month. An Alice man was arrested and charged with felony burglary of a game room building, and other charge...
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 week of Jan. 8-13 ...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hernandez, Garcia win first in VFW contests
Contributed information TIVOLI – The Refugio Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6290 sponsored the high school Voice of Democracy essay and speech contest and the junior high Patriot’s Pen essay contest...
Jan 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Court sets game room ordinance public hearing dates
REFUGIO – The Refugio County Commissioners Court in a special meeting Monday morning, Jan. 12, acknowledged public hearing dates for the proposed county ordinance that will set game room fees and r...
Jan 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Council utilizes new community center
by Tim Delaney
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
AUSTWELL – The city of Austwell moved closer to starting the process to leave Refugio County Drainage District No. 1 on Monday night, Jan. 12, in its newly reconstructed community center. The dispu...
King march begins at City Hall
Jan 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – All over the country, communities celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day by marching for peace, hope and a promise for the future, and Refugio is no different. “The national King holiday af...
Bobcats beat Ben Bolt, begin district play
Jan 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed information The Refugio boys basketball team started district play on Friday, Jan. 2 in Ben Bolt. The Bobcats got off to a 19-3 lead and never looked back as they defeated Ben Bolt 60-1...
Latest oil and gas updates
Jan 14, 2015 | 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 week of Jan. 1-7 a...
Lot of swearing going on
by Tim Delaney
Jan 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – The district courtroom was filled on New Year’s Day with newly elected officials, returning elected officials, their families, friends, loved ones and other county officials. The occasion...
New City Hall work to begin within two weeks
by Tim Delaney
Jan 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
WOODSBORO – Mayor Larry Jochetz announced that the deed for the land a new City Hall will be built on has been secured. After the Woodsboro City Council meeting Tuesday evening, Jan. 6, Jochetz sai...

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A man emerges from the snow beyond a pine twisted from heavy winds near Nantasket Beach in Hull, Mass., Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. Massachusetts was pounded by snow and lashed by strong winds early Tuesday as bands of heavy snow left some towns including Sandwich on Cape Cod and Oxford in central Massachusetts reporting more than 18 inches of snow. (AP Photo/The Quincy Patriot Ledger, Gary Higgins) BOSTON HERALD OUT; BOSTON GLOBE OUT; QUINCY OUT (REV-SHARE)
By Scott Malone BOSTON (Reuters) - Millions in the Northeast on Wednesday started digging out fro...
2015-01-28 08:34:16 -0600
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An environmental group employee holds a used filter sock in Bismarck
By Ernest Scheyder WILLISTON, N.D. (Reuters) - North Dakota's oil industry is pushing to change t...
2015-01-28 10:16:22 -0600
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(Reuters) - A judge on Wednesday vacated the convictions of a group of black civil rights protest...
2015-01-28 09:54:55 -0600
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This image provided by Facebook, shows the apps Trending Super Bowl hub. As the latest step in Facebook's focus on sports, it is launching Trending Super Bowl for Sunday's NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game between the new England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks. It will be a dedicated real-time hub where followers can not only check the scoreboard module, but also read content posted by professional media, celebrities and friends, and view video and official photos from the game. (AP Photo/Facebook)
PHOENIX (AP) — As Facebook's latest step into sports, the social media giant is launching Trendin...
2015-01-28 10:11:18 -0600
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