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  1. Commissioners get first glimpse of county game room ordinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Countywide

    County Judge Rene Mascorro apologized for taking a lot of time getting a proposed Refugio County game room ordinance draft ready on Tuesday morning, July 8. In a workshop, he read the first draft of the proposed ordinance and said he had been working with attorneys in Austin on the draft.

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  2. Four dead, five injured after head-on collision in Refugio CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | The Victoria Advocate

    Four people were killed and five injured Monday afternoon after a head-on wreck on state Highway 35 about eight miles south of Tivoli.

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  3. Tornado rips through northwest Refugio, destroying mobile homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | The Countywide

    ... repairing connections. He added that some utility poles were leaning precariously north of town. Also, the Refugio County Sheriff's Department responded to at least three tractor-trailer rigs jackknifed on U.S. Highway 77 north and south of Refugio. ...

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  4. Notice of Application for Oil and Gas Waste Disposal Well Permit T-...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | The Countywide

    ... Well Number 55. The proposed disposal well is located 16 miles NE from Refugio in the Lake Pasture Field in Refugio County. Requests for a public hearing from persons who can show they are adversely affected, or requests for further information ...

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  5. County moves forward with CDBG projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | The Countywide

    The Refugio County Commissioners Court approved the low bid of three submitted for the construction contract for Tivoli community water and sewer improvements in the Refugio County Water Control and Improvement District No.

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  6. Pappy's comes to animals' rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 29 | The Countywide

    ... can take abandoned animals in 'til they are adopted by someone who really wants and can love them. And now, Refugio County has a budding rescue operation called Pappy's Animal Rescue, begun by Melanie Wright. Wright said the organization is still in ...

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  7. Barefield School receives historical marker during Juneteenth CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | The Countywide

    Tim Delaney photo The Texas Historical Commission marker for the Barefield School was unveiled by Marjorie Shaw, president of the Community Cemetery Association, at Ieft holding the veil, and Rosemary Kelley, chairman of the Refugio County Historical Commission, right, on Saturday, June 21. Tim Delaney photo The Barefield School historical marker ... (more)

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  8. Three more papers come into fold of Beeville PublishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 26 | The Countywide

    ... Goliad Advance-Guard, Karnes Countywide, The Progress (covering Live Oak and McMullen counties) and the Refugio County Press. Chip Latcham, co-publisher in Beeville, said, "We believe they fit our model of regional newspapers providing hyper local ...

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  9. Public Notice Great Bay Operations, LLC, 1 New Hampshire AveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | The Countywide

    ... lease, well number 1. The proposed disposal well is located 10 miles west of Tivoli in the McFaddin Field, in Refugio County. The waste water will be injected into strata in the subsurface depth interval from 2300 to 2640 feet. Requests for a public ...

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  10. Notice of Application for Oil and Gas Waste Disposal Well Permit Hi...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 18 | The Countywide

    ... disposal well is located approximately 9 miles Northeast of Refugio in the Lake Pasture (H-495) Field, in Refugio County. The waste water will be injected into strata in the subsurface depth interval from 3000 to 4000 feet. LEGAL AUTHORITY: Chapter ...

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  11. Hurricane-proof domes could provide salvation for those in path of stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 16 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... With cots and any other equipment, the capacity can change. Stan Upton, emergency management coordinator for Refugio County, said the dome at Woodsboro is not expected to be used as a shelter. If anything, emergency personnel can use the shelter to ...

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  12. Refugio County maintains plan for Gulf storm of any sizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 16 | The Victoria Advocate

    Year after year, the preparation for hurricane season in Refugio County stays about the same, and Stan Upton is glad for it.

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  13. Invitation for Bids The County of Refugio has extended the bid due ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | The Countywide

    The County of Refugio has extended the bid due date for its TDHCA HOME Program Grant until 10:30 a.m. on June 12, 2014 at the Refugio County Judges Office, 808 Commerce Room 104, Refugio, TX 78377, to complete the reconstruction of up to ten single family units at 1104 square feet each.

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  14. Notice of Application for Commercial Oil and Gas Waste Disposal Wel...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | The Countywide

    ... Well Number 1SD. The proposed disposal well is located 1 mile North of Refugio in the Refugio Old Field, in Refugio County. The waste water will be injected into strata in the subsurface depth interval from 3000 to 4246 feet. LEGAL AUTHORITY: ...

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  15. Watch for Refugio County vote totals here tonightRead the original story

    May 10, 2014 | The Countywide

    Polls close at 7 p.m. Early vote will be posted shortly afterward followed later by unofficial final totals for Refugio, Woodsboro and Bayside city councils.

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  16. Refugio quarterback arrested on DWIRead the original story

    May 7, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    The 19-year-old Refugio High School senior was arrested and booked in the Refugio County Jail about 3 a.m. on Tuesday.

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  17. Refugio quarterback Travis Quintanilla arrested on suspicion of DWIRead the original story

    May 7, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    The 19-year-old set the Texas high school record for career passing yardage and touchdowns last season and signed in February to play football and baseball at Texas A&M University-Kingsville. He was booked and released on a $3,000 bond, according to Refugio County's jail log.

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  18. A journey to St. Dennis Mission ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... from any town in any direction lies St. Dennis Mission Church on Ranch River Road near U.S. Highway 77 in Refugio County. In the early history of Texas, during the battle for independence, having a church nearby was unique - especially considering ...

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  19. Five Months Remain Before Refugio County, TX Flood Maps Become FinalRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... class="active">Five Months Remain Before Refugio County, TX Flood Maps Become Final

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  20. Rockport man, 25, dies in truck crash near TivoliRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    A 25-year-old Rockport man died in Refugio County early Friday after the vehicle he was a passenger in veered off the road.

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