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Report child abuse and neglect
Editor: The beginning of a school year often reveals child abuse and neglect . The end of summer and the start of a new school year is an exciting time for most children. But for some, the beginnin...
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Real or imagined
Editor: It’s been a sad July for Bayside. The mayor, Mr. Tom VanBuren, was not present to open this month’s town council meeting. The mayor seemed to single out one maintenance worker for anything ...
Jul 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thank you
Editor: The Refugio Community Cemetery Association would like to take this opportunity to express our sincere appreciation to all who were involved in the dedication of Barefield School and the Wil...
Jun 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Iraq controversy
Editor: There is so much controversy of the United States invasion of Iraq. Before and after 9/11 of the “Iraq/Afganistan war.” The costly 43 U.S. President and Vice President, clearly not getting ...
Jun 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Daylight saving time
Editor: I am asking Texans to contact their Texas state representatives and senators to speak out about Daylight Saving Time and express their opinions about DST. It is a good time for everyone, ev...
Jun 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Surge of kids crossing border means trouble
What started as a trickle has turned into a steady, troubling flow. Articles in the national and international media have again turned the spotlight on Texas-Mexico border crossing problems. Last m...
Jun 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jennifer Perez Lara first Hispanic female principal
by Abel and Mary Perez Refugio
Jun 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: We want to add to a recent story which ran in the Victoria paper and would like to say to the residents of Refugio County, Jennifer Perez Lara was the first female Hispanic principal of Ref...
Not in vain
by Richard Fierova
May 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Joseph “Mike” Michael Fierova, No. 66, Woodsboro All-State football, retired number from 1982 ’til 2010, worn by Henry, and Justin Fierova also All-State. Killed by a drunk driver on May 1,...
Why?
by Sandra Davidhizar Refugio
May 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
The other night on Channel 10 news in Corpus Christi, a story ran about a Refugio student, Travis Quintanilla, who to my knowledge is a really good kid. Why this story got on 10 is amazing. It seem...
Work together
by J.J. Jaramillo Bayside
May 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I was recently visited by a campaign volunteer, which turned out to be a very disturbing and upsetting visit. This volunteer started out by telling me she noticed the campaign sign on my fe...
Thank you for your support
by Justin Fierova Woodsboro
Apr 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: My 12 years of Boys Scouts culminated in the completion of my final project on Feb. 26. This Eagle Scout project is the new Woodsboro welcome sign on the north side of town off of U.S. High...
Clarify statement
by Frank Hosey Refugio
Apr 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I want to clarify a statement in last week’s newspaper. I asked Mr. Gabriel Morales how long he had been employed by the city. The reason I asked him was because I felt as a supervisor he s...
  • What nice folk
    by Charles Lopez
    04.18.14 - 04:25 pm
  • Furious at situation
    by Jesus Martinez Jr. Bayside
    04.03.14 - 02:00 pm
  • Three cheers
    by Jack E. Barnhart Refugio
    04.03.14 - 02:00 pm
  • Reply to letters
    by Arnold Macias Bayside
    04.03.14 - 02:00 pm
  • Thank you
    by Gwen Koliba Refugio County Fair Expo Building Superintendent
    03.27.14 - 04:06 pm
  • Thanks for support
    by Phyllis Hayes Refugio
    03.27.14 - 04:04 pm
  • Many thanks
    by Kate Campbell Refugio
    03.27.14 - 04:03 pm
  • national news
    National Guard troops stand guard at a staging area inside a shopping center parking lot in Ferguson, Missouri
    By Nick Carey and Edward McAllister FERGUSON Mo. (Reuters) - For a third consecutive night, restr...
    2014-08-23 03:16:22 -0500
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    Protestors march down in Ferguson, Missouri
    By Tim McLaughlin FERGUSON Missouri (Reuters) - In many ways Dwayne James is a beacon of hope in ...
    2014-08-22 18:50:52 -0500
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    Illustration file picture shows a man typing on a computer keyboard in Warsaw
    By Jim Finkle and Mark Hosenball BOSTON/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A cyber attack at a firm that perf...
    2014-08-22 20:06:58 -0500
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    Vegas' storied Sahara casino reborn, transformed
    LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Moroccan-themed Sahara casino that once hosted Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin an...
    2014-08-23 03:32:15 -0500
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