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Sheriff corrects jail standard infractions
REFUGIO – The Refugio County Jail was listed in non-compliance with the Texas Commission on Jail Standards after a surprise inspection on March 12. Phillip Bosquez, the TCJS inspector, found four p...
Mar 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Livestock auction supports scholarships
See this week's County Press for photos of all grand champions and reserve champions from the auction. REFUGIO – The 2015 Youth Livestock Show auction produced a total of $658,746, or $14,951 more ...
Mar 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Court awaits legislation for authority
REFUGIO – Where would a game room operator get a permit to open such a facility in Refugio County? At this point, they would be hard pressed to find a permitting authority. Refugio County Commissio...
Mar 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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New park features on horizon
REFUGIO – A splash park, bleachers for Little League, lighting for the girls softball field, playground equipment, multi-purpose court, jogging and bike trail, horse shoes/washer area and a covered...
Mar 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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New park features on horizon
REFUGIO – A splash park, bleachers for Little League, lighting for the girls softball field, playground equipment, multi-purpose court, jogging and bike trail, horse shoes/washer area and a covered...
Mar 28, 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 March 7-12...
Mar 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Latest oil and gas updates
Mar 27, 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 March 7-12...
Lady Eagles finish preseason with seven wins
Mar 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Taft The Lady Eagles were able to defeat the Taft Lady Greyhounds at home Friday, March 13, by the score of 12-2. The Lady Eagles would strike first and strike often, scoring three runs in the bott...
Correction: Public invited to Special Needs show
Mar 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – A Special Needs Livestock Show will be in the Show Arena at 1 p.m. Friday, March 27. The public is invited to come and show support for these kids. The show is free. The show is unique, a...
Bobcats beat Marlins, win four in a row
Mar 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Refugio Bobcats get 13 strikeouts from Cole Van Ness in a 6-1 win over Port Aransas Tuesday, March 17. Van Ness struck out 13 batters in a complete game to lift Refugio Bobcats to a 6-1 w...
Bobcats and Ladycats compete at regional meet
Mar 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
PLEASANTON – Three Refugio power lifters competed at the regional meets over spring break. Lifters include Shaylia Tilley for the Ladycats and Devin Tagle and Anthony McGuill for the Bobcats. Tille...
Trains’ close proximity cause concern
by Tim Delaney
Mar 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Refugio resident Willie Jones holds his head with his hands – just like the famous painting by Edvard Munch’s “The Scream.” The sound and speed is maddening late at night. Jones wants to ...

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Former Rep. Asa Hutchinson discusses the findings and recommendations of the National School Shield Program in Washington
By Steve Barnes LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Reuters) - Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson told lawmakers on ...
2015-04-01 21:46:31 -0500
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A boat paddle is shown on the bottom of the nearly dry Almaden Reservoir near San Jose
By Sharon Bernstein PHILLIPS, Calif. (Reuters) - California Governor Jerry Brown, in his most swe...
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AccuWeather: April Warmth On the Way
Meteorologist Cecily Tynan is tracking mild temperatures and rain moving in late week.
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