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Participants gain confidence in special show
REFUGIO – Master of Ceremonies Dawn Butler at the Special Needs Show on Friday, March 27, said all the kids in the show were champions. Butler, who is an ag teacher in Goliad, said the show gives t...
Apr 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sheriff corrects jail standard infractions
REFUGIO – The Refugio County Jail was listed in non-compliance with the Texas Commission on Jail Standards after a surprise inspection on March 12. Phillip Bosquez, the TCJS inspector, found four p...
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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 March 13-1...
Apr 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sheriff corrects jail standard infractions
REFUGIO – The Refugio County Jail was listed in non-compliance with the Texas Commission on Jail Standards after a surprise inspection on March 12. Phillip Bosquez, the TCJS inspector, found four p...
Mar 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Livestock auction supports scholarships
See this week's County Press for photos of all grand champions and reserve champions from the auction. REFUGIO – The 2015 Youth Livestock Show auction produced a total of $658,746, or $14,951 more ...
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Court awaits legislation for authority
REFUGIO – Where would a game room operator get a permit to open such a facility in Refugio County? At this point, they would be hard pressed to find a permitting authority. Refugio County Commissio...
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Woodsboro High School benefits from mobile classroom
by Tim Delaney
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WOODSBORO – With a process technology certification, an individual starting in the field could earn in the neighborhood of $42,000 a year, or more, according to payscale.com. Process technologists ...
Why no call
by George Hernandez Woodsboro
Mar 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Many lies have been circulated regarding the inmate incident (Bustos) and my subsequent firing. Mr. Bustos has been at the Refugio County Jail since Oct. 2011. I don’t know if he is still t...
Check the facts
by Daniel Briseno Bayside
Mar 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The announcement by the former Mayor, Ken Dahl to run for Council Place 2 came as quite a shock. He had four years and a majority yes council, to implement any and all the changes he wanted...
Court awaits legislation for authority
by Tim Delaney
Mar 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Where would a game room operator get a permit to open such a facility in Refugio County? At this point, they would be hard pressed to find a permitting authority. Refugio County Commissio...
New park features on horizon
by Tim Delaney
Mar 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – A splash park, bleachers for Little League, lighting for the girls softball field, playground equipment, multi-purpose court, jogging and bike trail, horse shoes/washer area and a covered...
New park features on horizon
by Tim Delaney
Mar 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – A splash park, bleachers for Little League, lighting for the girls softball field, playground equipment, multi-purpose court, jogging and bike trail, horse shoes/washer area and a covered...
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Lynch testifies during her Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing to become U.S. attorney general on Capitol Hill in Washington
By Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A string of deadly confrontations between mostly white po...
2015-04-27 00:03:04 -0500
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People rally for support of Freddie Gray, who died following an arrest in Baltimore, at his wake in Baltimore, Maryland
By Shannon Stapleton BALTIMORE (Reuters) - Baltimore's mayor and police on Sunday again blamed ou...
2015-04-26 20:18:56 -0500
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(Reuters) - Police in Albuquerque, New Mexico, want to question mixed martial arts star Jon Jones...
2015-04-26 23:00:12 -0500
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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, center, tours the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston, with Edwin Schlossberg, second from left, and Caroline Kennedy, background right, Sunday, April 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
BOSTON (AP) — Japan's prime minister begins his second day of a U.S. visit with a stop at the Bos...
2015-04-27 01:15:47 -0500
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