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County settles on deficit budget
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...
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mission Nuestra Señora del Refugio
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 ...
Sep 07, 2016 | 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 days of Aug. 26-31...
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RHS Distinguished Alumni Selection Committee accepting yearly nominations
REFUGIO – The RHS Distinguished Alumni Selection Committee of the Refugio Exes United nonprofit group is accepting nominations for persons to be honored or memorialized as “Distinguished Alumni of ...
Sep 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 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 Aug. 19-25...
Aug 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Texas 4-H has new president
REFUGIO – Kodye Neel wondered what kind of question she would be asked to answer because her response meant the presidency. Moments later, the question came. “Would you rather be perfect and late o...
Aug 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Commission elects officers
by Tim Delaney
Nov 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – The Refugio County Historical Commission elected new officers on Tuesday, Nov. 8. Returning to their positions for 2017-18 were President Rosemary Kelley, Vice President La Nell Wright an...
Woodsboro Eagles lose bid for district championship
by By Aaron Houston Special to the County Press
Nov 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
BRUNI – The Woodsboro Eagles and Bruni Badgers continued their intense rivalry in Bruni Friday night. Once again, both teams gave great effort. This time, the Badgers prevailed 38-35. The first par...
Refugio Bobcats thrash Weimar, look to Shiner
by By Billy Swinney Special to the County Press
Nov 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – This past Friday, Oct. 28, the Bobcats had one more district rival to get through before the big match up with Shiner. Turns out ‘through’ is an understatement as the Bobcats pounded the ...
SWCD hosts 27th Earth Science Day for Refugio County students
Nov 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Approximately 100 eighth-graders from schools throughout Refugio County assembled at the Refugio County Fairground Tuesday, Oct. 27, for Copano Bay Soil and Water Conservation District’s ...
Latest oil and gas updates
Nov 09, 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 Oct. 26-31...
Early voting could break 2008 record
Nov 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – At the latest count of early voting Wednesday, Nov. 2, early voting in person had climbed to 1,174, not counting the 150 absentee votes and four military ballots cast. The record amount o...
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A man walks past New Oriental Education & Technology Group headquarters in Beijing, China
A U.S. standards-setting body said it would investigate New Oriental Education & Technology Group...
2016-12-02 14:08:29 -0600
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Former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager gestures as he testifies in his murder trial at the Charleston County court in Charleston
By Harriet McLeod CHARLESTON, S.C. (Reuters) - Jurors considering a murder charge against a white...
2016-12-02 13:48:29 -0600
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Veterans have a demonstration on Backwater bridge during a protest against plans to pass the Dakota Access pipeline near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S.
By Ernest Scheyder and Terray Sylvester CANNON BALL, N.D. (Reuters) - U.S. military veterans plan...
2016-12-02 14:10:49 -0600
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Emergency crews clear debris at the scene of building collapse in Sioux Falls, S.D., Friday, Dec. 2, 2016. A fire official says rescue workers are concerned about debris shifting as they try to free two people in the collapsed building. (Joe Ahlquist/The Argus Leader via AP)
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Rescue workers pulled a woman, injured but alive, from the rubble of bui...
2016-12-02 15:24:31 -0600
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