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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 Aug. 6-11,...
Aug 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vacation Bible School ‘under water’
AUSTWELL/TIVOLI – Wow! That’s what the youth thought as they traversed an underwater cave dodging stalagmites and stalagtites, as well as cave pools. Much of what they saw was amplified by their ow...
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Bell takes district judge oath
VICTORIA – Known as a strict, stern and tough Jackson County district attorney, Bobby Bell began a new era Monday afternoon in the old Victoria County Courthouse as he was given the oath of office ...
Aug 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Intoxication manslaughter suspect pursues plea
BAYSIDE – A July 21 motions hearing was reset for Margarita Lissett Galeana of Victoria in the intoxication manslaughter case against her in the fatal accident March 18 that claimed the life of 33-...
Aug 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Layoffs loom on horizon for county
REFUGIO – County Judge Bobby Blaschke described the county’s financial woes and solution as “unfortunate” during the commissioners court meeting Tuesday morning, Aug. 9. The county will have to lay...
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Two-a-days in Refugio County get underway

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County settles on deficit budget
by Tim Delaney
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – After a long, painful process that included eliminating employee positions, the County Commissioners Court on Monday morning approved a 2016-17 budget. The adopted budget will require tak...
Mission Nuestra Señora del Refugio
Sep 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Believed to be the only picture of Mission Nuestra Senora del Refugio, it was drawn in the background of a picture of Cocos Indians, who benefitted from the mission. The drawing was done ...
Bobcats pound Hebbronville in season opener at home
by By Billy Swinney Special to the County Press
Sep 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – The Refugio Bobcats’ 2016 season started with a resounding bang here Friday night, as the Bobcats handed the visiting Longhorns a 59-13 drubbing. Sporting a new look and a new offensive s...
Latest oil and gas updates
Sep 07, 2016 | 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 days of Aug. 26-31...
Eagles take one-point road victory over Mustangs
by By Aaron Houston Special to the County Press
Sep 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
NIXON–As the Woodsboro Eagles football team reached its destination, Mustang Stadium of Nixon-Smiley, anticipation was at a high. No more bear crawls, no more up-downs, no more water breaks; it’s F...
Bayside artisan ‘turns’ mesquite into masterpieces
Sep 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYSIDE – The junior high shop instructor was making his way back to a student near where Richard Ward was sitting. “Oh no, he is headed for Jim,” Ward thought. Other students released a “gasp.” Ov...
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A photo of Alfred Olango, who was shot by El Cajon police Tuesday, is seen at a makeshift memorial at the parking lot where he was shot in El Cajon, California
By Patrick Fallon EL CAJON, Calif. (Reuters) - Authorities on Friday released two videos of polic...
2016-09-30 19:32:36 -0500
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Friday's incident in Pasadena, and Olango's death after his sister called 911 seeking help, highl...
2016-09-30 18:05:28 -0500
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A South Carolina teenager suspected of killing his father and wounding two boys and a teacher at ...
2016-09-30 15:27:40 -0500
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Powerful Hurricane Matthew on Caribbean track toward Jamaica
Hurricane Matthew grew into a powerful Category 4 storm on Friday as it crossed the Caribbean Sea...
2016-09-30 20:41:39 -0500
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