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Illegal game room suspects named
REFUGIO COUNTY – The names of game room staff who were arrested and charged with various offenses were released by County Sheriff Robert Bolcik on Saturday, Dec. 13. Bolcik said the processing took...
Dec 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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18-wheeler skids off U.S. Highway 77
REFUGIO COUNTY – With heavy to light rain falling, an 18-wheeler skidded off U.S. Highway 77 about 10 miles north of Refugio. The Paul Trucking tractor-flatbed rig was southbound and ended up in th...
Dec 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Austwell council approves interlocal agreement
AUSTWELL – The Austwell City Council approved an interlocal agreement with Refugio County for animal control following a discussion with animal control officers Monday night, Dec. 8. At issue was g...
Dec 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Juilliard graduate performs in Woodsboro
WOODSBORO – Prior to the annual Christmas lighted parade, the towns people and visitors were entertained by guitarist Justin Fierova and special guest Andrew Fierova of Charlotte, North Carolina. F...
Dec 18, 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 Dec. 1-7 a...
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Refugio County opposes lease of submerged land
REFUGIO – County commissioners, responding to a plea, approved a resolution supporting the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department protecting waterways and natural resources on Tuesday morning, Dec. 9....
Dec 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Refugio County opposes lease of submerged land
by Tim Delaney
Dec 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – County commissioners, responding to a plea, approved a resolution supporting the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department protecting waterways and natural resources on Tuesday morning, Dec. 9....
Kolkhorst loses in Refugio County
by Tim Delaney
Dec 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO COUNTY –Although Republican Lois Kolkhorst won the Senate District 18 seat districtwide in the Dec. 6 Special Election, she did not win in Refugio County. With 55 to 56 percent of the vote ...
Kolkhorst loses in Refugio County
by Tim Delaney
Dec 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO COUNTY –Although Republican Lois Kolkhorst won the Senate District 18 seat districtwide in the Dec. 6 Special Election, she did not win in Refugio County. With 55 to 56 percent of the vote ...
Kolkhorst loses in Refugio County
by Tim Delaney
Dec 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO COUNTY –Although Republican Lois Kolkhorst won the Senate District 18 seat districtwide in the Dec. 6 Special Election, she did not win in Refugio County. With 55 to 56 percent of the vote ...
Game rooms go bust in raid
by Tim Delaney
Dec 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Refugio County commissioners tabled action on issuing game room permits Tuesday, Dec. 9, until they could discuss a draft of the game room ordinance. County Attorney Todd Steele presented...
Game rooms back as agenda item
by Tim Delaney
Dec 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Refugio County commissioners tabled action on issuing game room permits Tuesday, Dec. 9, until they could discuss a draft of the game room ordinance. County Attorney Todd Steele presented...

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New York Mayor De Blasio attends a news conference about the two NYPD police officers who were fatally shot in the Brooklyn borough of New York
By Jonathan Allen and Laila Kearney NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Mayor Bill de Blasio implored p...
2014-12-22 20:00:26 -0600
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By Bill Cotterell TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Reuters) - Florida court officials, citing confusion after t...
2014-12-22 18:07:03 -0600
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A sign of support of Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl is seen in Hailey, Idaho
By Phil Stewart WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. general will decide whether to pursue disciplinary ...
2014-12-22 14:42:01 -0600
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A South Korean army soldier watches a TV news program showing North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Dec. 22, 2014. North Korea hates the Hollywood film that revolves around the assassination of its beloved leader, but the country has had a long love affair with cinema - of its own particular styling.(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
WASHINGTON (AP) — North Korea experienced sweeping Internet outages for hours before coming back ...
2014-12-22 22:02:45 -0600
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