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Penalties, fumbles prove costly in Eagles loss to Kenedy
WOODSBORO – Two fumbles and uncharacteristic penalties were too much to overcome as the Kenedy Lions slipped past the Woodsboro Eagles 28-14 last Friday night. The Eagles are now 1-4 as they head i...
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bobcats cruise past Bulldogs, 49-20
BANQUETE – The Bobcats improved to 5-0 last Friday night, completing non-district play against the Banquete Bulldogs. The Bobcat amassed 462 yards of total offense on their way to a 49-20 victory. ...
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Refugio will host fall cleanup
REFUGIO – The town of Refugio, in co-operation with Republic Services of Texas (formerly Allied Waste Services), will provide four large dumpsters free of charge on Friday, Oct. 24, for residents t...
Oct 15, 2014 | 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 Oct. 1-8 a...
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Dennis M. O’Connor pumpkin decorating contest set Oct. 23
REFUGIO – The Dennis M. O’Connor Public Library will host a pumpkin decorating contest. Entrants must be between the ages of five and twelve. Contest categories are divided by age groups: Ages 5-8 ...
Oct 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Court approves name change, lifting burn ban
REFUGIO – Refugio County commissioners voted to approve changing the name of the Refugio County Jail to honor the late James “Jimmy” Hodges who died Tuesday afternoon, Sept. 30. The action was take...
Oct 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Court approves name change, lifting burn ban
by Tim Delaney
Oct 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Refugio County commissioners voted to approve changing the name of the Refugio County Jail to honor the late James “Jimmy” Hodges who died Tuesday afternoon, Sept. 30. The action was take...
Hodges served as taxpayers’ friend and great lawman
by Tim Delaney
Oct 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Like the saying about cowboys dying, former Refugio County Sheriff James “Jimmy” Hodges has ridden off into the sunset. Hodges, 78, passed on Tuesday afternoon, Sept. 30. Hodges, who made...
Ladycats take down Woodsboro, Runge
by By Selina Hemphill Special to the County Press
Oct 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – The Refugio Ladycat varsity volleyball team defeated Woodsboro Tuesday night with scores of 25-12, 25-15, 25-7. Refugio is now 15-8 overall and 7-1 in district. Stats for Refugio Kills: F...
Festival thanks
by Father Andrew Hejdak
Oct 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: St. Therese Parish would like to thank everyone and the businesses who bought dinners, raffle tickets, participated in the auction and all other activities or donated items for the festival...
FUMC Fall Bazaar set for Oct. 18
Oct 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The members of the First United Methodist Church will host the annual fall bazaar from 9 a.m. to 1:20 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18. A barbecue brisket dinner will be served from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. The ...
Armed robber takes bank night deposit
by Tim Delaney
Oct 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – A man wearing clothing that fully disguised him brandished a handgun and held up a business that was making a night deposit at the First National Bank of Woodsboro, according to Police Ch...

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Registered nurse Keene Roadman, stands fully dressed in personal protective equipment
By Bill Berkrot NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. health officials unveiled new measures on Wednesday to ...
2014-10-22 12:21:50 -0500
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FILE - In this Feb. 11, 2014 file image from video released by the City of Ferguson, Mo., officer Darren Wilson attends a city council meeting in Ferguson. Wilson has told authorities that Michael Brown reached for the gun during a scuffle, the Times reported in a story posted on its website Friday night Oct. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/City of Ferguson, File)
By Carey Gillam (Reuters) - A government autopsy of the unarmed black teenager whose killing by a...
2014-10-22 12:00:26 -0500
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File photo of Blackwater Worldwide guards Evan Liberty and Dustin Heard leaving federal courthouse after being arraigned on manslaughter charges in Washington
By Aruna Viswanatha and Julia Edwards WASHINGTON (Reuters) - In a sweeping victory for the U.S. g...
2014-10-22 13:23:06 -0500
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Kenneth Wainstein, lead investigator into academic irregularities at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, holds a copy of his findings following a special joint meeting of the University of North Carolina Board of Governors and the UNC-Chapel Hill Board of Trustees in Chapel Hill, N.C., Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014. The findings revealed academic fraud involving more than 3,100 students. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — A scandal involving bogus classes and inflated grades at the University ...
2014-10-22 19:23:07 -0500
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