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Firefighters battle blaze at Karnes City fiberglass plant
KARNES CITY – Emergency workers responded to reports of a fire at the LF Manufacturing plant Wednesday, April 9, in Karnes City. Volunteer firefighters from Karnes City, Kenedy and Falls City were ...
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Dumont Scholarship available to Kenedy seniors
Applications are available to Kenedy High School seniors to apply for the George W. Dumont Memorial Scholarship. Applications can be picked up at the counselor office at must be returned by May 9.
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Kenedy Athletic Booster Scholarships
Kenedy Athletic Booster Club is now accepting scholarship applications for those senior athletes that meet the requirements. Applications are available at the school and they are due on May 1.
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Runge junior high students' poems published
Runge Junior High Eighth Grade Advanced Writing students were recently recognized as having their original poems published in the book entitled, A Celebration of Poets. The school was recognized by...
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Roger E. Sides kindergarten registration
Roger E. Sides Elementary Kindergarten registration for the 2014-2015 school year will be held the week of April 28 to May 2. You may come by the office anytime during office hours from 8 a.m. to 2...
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Kenedy Elementary School Honor Roll
Kenedy Elementary students earning “All A’s” for the third nine weeks were named to the honor roll. They are: First grade - Jeremy Dennison, Gabrielle Schultz Aleman, Kaci Oster, Tristian Reyes, As...
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Yellow Jacket golfers compete at district
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Carole Gaskamp photo The Runge Yellow Jacket Golf team played at the District Golf meet at Quail Creek in San Marcos. The members are Austin Caballero, Billy Cerda, Brandon Nunez, Eli Ramirez, Jeri...
Beavers clinch playoff berth
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Carole Gaskamp photo Falls City seinor, Devon Lyssy, throws out the batter at first on this play against Pettus. Lyssy also threw out a runner trying to steal second in the game. Dean Gaskamp pitch...
Kenedy Lions beat Woodsboro and Runge
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Cruz comes up big again, leads Kenedy to 5-4 victory An impressive two-way performance from Dom Cruz led Kenedy to a 5-4 win Friday over Woodsboro, Kenedy was led by Cruz stellar pitching and he al...
KCRTA meeting
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The Karnes County Retired Teachers’ Association will meet at Barth’s Restaurant in Kenedy on Wednesday, April 16 at 2:30 p.m. Please bring your books for the kindergarten students to the meeting.
Relay For Life Fund Raiser
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The Polak’s Knock - Outs will be at the Relay for Life of Karnes County Friday, April 25 starting at 7 p.m. located at Kenedy High School Football Stadium. There will be games and food for all ages...
Loma Alta Cemetery Meeting
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The Loma Alta Cemetery Association will have a meeting Monday, April 21 at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will be at the CCD Building at Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church. All members are asked to att...

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File photo of fire boat response crews battling the blazing remnants of the offshore oil rig Deepwater Horizon off Louisiana
Four years after the Deepwater Horizon spill, oil is still washing up on the long sandy beaches o...
2014-04-18 05:07:07 -0500
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President Barack Obama arrives in the briefing room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, April 17, 2014, where he spoke about health care overhaul and the situation in Ukraine. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
By Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama mounted a vigorous effort on Thurs...
2014-04-17 18:56:26 -0500
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By Marty Graham SAN DIEGO (Reuters) - The fourth U.S. Navy official charged in the widening corru...
2014-04-18 00:52:01 -0500
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FILE- In this Oct. 9, 2013 file courtroom drawing, defense attorney, Jeremy Schneider, left, represents accused terrorist Mustafa Kamel Mustafa, center, in Manhattan federal court, in New York. Opening arguments in Mustafa’s terrorism trial began in New York on Thursday, April 17, 2014. Federal prosecutors accused Mustafa of training and aiding terrorists in the 1990s while hiding in plain sight as the leader of a London mosque, while Mustafa’s attorney told jurors his client had never harmed Americans and did not participate in any of the acts charged in the case. (AP Photo/ Elizabeth Williams, File)
NEW YORK (AP) — An Egyptian imam who led a London mosque more than a dozen years ago was portraye...
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