directory
news page 2
Nixon-Smiley stuns Woodsboro in season opener
NIXON – The Nixon-Smiley Mustangs used a time consuming running game to keep the Eagle offense off the field and stunned the Eagles 28-7 in the season opener for both teams. “We made some mistakes ...
Sep 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Game room robbed at gun point
REFUGIO COUNTY – The game room that is now at the old Cody’s Corral on Farm-to-Market Road 2678 was robbed Thursday morning, according to the Refugio County Sheriff’s Office. A pickup dropped off a...
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Mayor changes his mind
BAYSIDE – Bayside Mayor Tom Van Buren changed his mind about resigning Tuesday evening, Sept. 9. Van Buren said he guessed about 90 percent of the people wanted him to stay as mayor, so he honored ...
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Bobcats hammer Longhorns, 54-0
The biggest question on everyone’s mind was could the Bobcats uphold another No. 1 pre-season ranking with a brand new quarterback at the helm. This past Friday night, the Bobcats took on the Hebbr...
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Library gets Tocker grant to digitize newspapers
REFUGIO COUNTY – Newspapers are in essence “time capsules” of valuable information, allowing us to relive history through the eyes of people in past times. Newspapers are also “the first draft of h...
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
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 Aug. 25-31...
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Library gets Tocker grant to digitize newspapers
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO COUNTY – Newspapers are in essence “time capsules” of valuable information, allowing us to relive history through the eyes of people in past times. Newspapers are also “the first draft of h...
Latest oil and gas updates
Sep 10, 2014 | 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 Aug. 25-31...
DPS reports fatality near Tivoli
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A Kingsville man traveling east on Farm-to-Market Road 774 failed to stop at state Highway 35 and was killed by an oncoming vehicle at 6:51 a.m., Monday, Sept. 8, according to Texas Department of P...
Council reverses decision to buy burner
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – The Refugio City Council reversed its decision to purchase a trench burner because it learned of new Texas Commission On Environmental Quality requirements. The trench burner would have c...
Construction finished on unusual house
by Tim Delaney
Sep 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYSIDE – Here’s a hypothetical problem: How do you break extreme temperatures? If extreme temperatures equal a camel, then here’s the straw that broke the camel’s back. Most walls in houses have i...
Woodsboro allows game room to reopen
by Tim Delaney
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
WOODSBORO – The Woodsboro City Council, following a closed session, granted a variance to the town’s ordinance to allow the Game Time game room to return to business. The Game Time game room was cl...
national news
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas
By Susan Heavey WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. health experts in Dallas were taking stock Wednesday ...
2014-10-01 09:20:38 -0500
full story
A police vehicle and residents are seen at the crime scene where mayor of Bell Gardens, California Daniel Crespo was shot, at a condo in Bell Gardens, California
By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The mayor of a small Los Angeles suburb was shot dead by ...
2014-10-01 03:57:05 -0500
full story
U.S. Secret Service Director Julia Pierson testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington
By David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of the U.S. Secret Service faced scathing critici...
2014-09-30 20:20:16 -0500
full story
Geraldine "Jerrie" Mock, the Ohio housewife who 50 years ago became the first female pilot to fly...
2014-10-01 09:26:30 -0500
full story