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A chair and stuff attracts people from across the world
REFUGIO – A magazine photo of a huge chair caught the eye of a woman in the Ukraine. The young woman thought the chair was made for a giant because a little person was sitting in it. The caption on...
May 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Refugio County Press rakes in newspaper awards
REFUGIO – The Refugio County Press took numerous awards in the Texas Gulf Coast Newspaper Contest, including sweepstakes this past month. The County Press was classified as a Division 1 newspaper w...
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Swearing-in Ceremonies for new council members
REFUGIO – Swearing-in ceremonies for new council members were in Woodsboro and Bayside more than an hour apart on Tuesday, May 17. In Woodsboro, new councilman Freddie Arriaga was sworn in, as well...
May 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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City council incumbents in Refugio, Woodsboro unseated in low turnout municipal elections
REFUGIO COUNTY – Just 161 of the town of Refugio’s 1,173 registered voters turned out for early voting and on election day May 7. Place 3 candidate Michael Rocha unseated incumbent councilman Lenny...
May 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 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 days of May 7-12, ...
May 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Austwell accepts city secretary resignation
AUSTWELL – The Austwell City Council at Monday night’s meeting accepted the resignation of Monica Torres as the town’s city secretary. Mayor Mary Canales said Torres had acquired a full-time job bu...
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Austwell accepts city secretary resignation
by Tim Delaney
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
AUSTWELL – The Austwell City Council at Monday night’s meeting accepted the resignation of Monica Torres as the town’s city secretary. Mayor Mary Canales said Torres had acquired a full-time job bu...
Primary runoff early voting begins May 16
by Tim Delaney
May 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO COUNTY – Early voting in the March primaries runoff elections is May 16-20. Runoff Election Day is May 24. Early voting will be at the Elections Administrator Office in Refugio at 414 C Nor...
Shooting case will go before Victoria grand jury
by Tim Delaney
May 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – A Victoria Police Department investigation into a Refugio County deputy who on April 16 shot and killed an intruder in her Victoria home is ongoing, according to police Lt. Eline Moya. Th...
I-69 workshop on horizon
by Tim Delaney
May 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Refugio County Judge Bobby Blaschke informed commissioners Tuesday morning he wanted an Interstate 69 workshop with Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) officials. After commissione...
Refugio Livestock Judging team earns places at district
May 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed information COLLEGE STATION – The Refugio Livestock Judging team traveled to College Station for the district contest Saturday, April 23. The teams brought home multiple awards. Seniors...
Refugio varsity girls place second at regionals
May 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed information KINGSVILLE – On Friday and Saturday, April 29-30, the Refugio track teams competed at the regional track meet in Kingsville. The varsity girls team placed second overall. Th...

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