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Life is precious
Editor: On March 18, my life changed with the loss of my daughter, Emily Jean. I see things in a different way now. To be granted life is a most precious thing. Every parent’s worst nightmare is to...
Jul 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Animal dumping
Editor: Again two dogs have been dumped in our back yard. The area along Old St. Mary’s Cemetery Road and Rancho Grande Road just north of Bayside is an area where unwanted dogs and cats are freque...
Jul 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Name left off
Editor: A name was left off of the official thank you run in the Refugio County Press last week for the Woodsboro Lions Club 4th of July Celebration. The Woodsboro Lions Club would like to thank Ca...
Jul 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thank you
Editor: The Community Cemetery Association of Refugio would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who attended and participated in our Juneteenth/Barefield School Reunion Celebration. It ...
Jun 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thank you
Editor: The Community Cemetery Association of Refugio would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who attended and participated in our Juneteenth/Barefield School Reunion Celebration. It ...
Jun 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Special thank you
Editor: The Refugio County VFW Post 6290 and Ladies Auxiliary wishes to extend a heartfelt thank you to everyone who was in attendance of our Memorial Day Service this past Monday, May 30. Despite ...
Jun 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bobcat Band lights up Buc’ Days Parade
by Lenny Anzaldua Refugio
May 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I would like to express my admiration for the Refugio Bobcat Band and leadership team who treated the band to a Saturday at La Palmera Mall and the opportunity to march and perform in the B...
Oakwood Cemetery needs your help
by Dinah Meitzen Mittelstedt
May 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Recently I was privileged to attend a meeting of the Oakwood Cemetery Association (OWC). Eleven people were present at the meeting which was held, in part, for the purpose of making decisio...
Voting is a privilege we should all use
by Willie C Jones Refugio
May 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: This is an open letter to all registered voters. The city council election is a couple of days away. I hear people talking how some parts of town are torn down while others are kept neat. T...
Games played with the vote
by Edward L. Snyder Bayside
Apr 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: It will be soon enough, before you know it, for each of us to use our inalienable right to “vote!” To vote for a president who will hopefully fulfill the promise’s to solve the multitude of...
RISD discipline
by Lance Koonce Refugio
Apr 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: On April 18, I had my level two grievance meeting with the superintendent at 3 p.m. I will receive a written response within 10 days on the decision that is made. In the meeting I was asked...
FBC sign
by Bill Lindley, interim pastor FBC Bayside
Apr 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: There is controversy concerning the First Baptist Church Bayside sign. Accusations of FBC violating ordinances need to be addressed. The church has been before the city council twice, and I...
  • Thank you, county citizens
    by Jackie Schubert and Michael Schubert Woodsboro
    04.23.16 - 10:00 am
  • Thank you, county citizens
    by Jack Gaskins President, Refugio Lions Club
    04.16.16 - 10:00 am
  • County fair complete success
    by Gwen Koliba Refugio County Fair Expo Building Superintendent
    04.16.16 - 10:00 am
  • RISD Discipline
    by Lance Koonce Refugio
    04.09.16 - 10:00 am
  • Thank you for the invitation
    by Coach Aaron Houston Woodsboro Photography Club
    04.09.16 - 10:00 am
  • Extend our appreciation
    by Ronnie and Lisa Williams
    04.01.16 - 10:00 am
  • Thanks for participating
    by Jane Fischer, Sec. Beta Segma Phi
    04.01.16 - 10:00 am
  • national news
    President Barack Obama walks from the Oval Office of the White House
    U.S. President Barack Obama shortened the prison sentences of 111 convicts serving time for drug-...
    2016-08-30 15:09:29 -0500
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    U.S. Senator Marco Rubio looks on during an official photo with Honduran Attorney General Oscar Chinchilla (not pictured) at the attorney's facilities in Tegucigalpa
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Marco Rubio, who dropped out of the Republican presidential race earlier t...
    2016-08-30 19:12:46 -0500
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    Black Lives Matter protesters chant slogans in Grand Central Terminal as they protest the 2014 death of Laquan McDonald from Chicago in the Manhattan borough of New York
    The chief of Chicago's police department recommended on Tuesday that five officers be fired over ...
    2016-08-30 18:08:17 -0500
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    FILE - In this Dec. 7, 2015 file photo, Sharon Fairley, leader of the Chicago Independent Police Review Authority, speaks during a news conference with Mayor Rahm Emanuel in Chicago. Emanuel is releasing a proposed ordinance that would create a new agency to investigate police misconduct to replace IPRA that has come under intense criticism.The ordinance that calls for the replacement of IPRA with what is called the Civilian Office on Police Accountability. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast File)
    CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Tuesday released a proposed ordinance that creates a...
    2016-08-30 19:32:00 -0500
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