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Local groups awarded NRA Foundation grants
The Kenedy Police Department and Wilson County 4-H Rifle Team recently received generous grants from the National Rifle Association Foundation to fund projects supporting active duty equipment and ...
Apr 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local scenes showcased at ‘Paint the Town’
KARNES CITY – Artistry that displayed the beauty and tranquility of certain areas of Karnes County were on display at an art exhibition at the Karnes County Youth Show Barn on Sunday, which was the...
Apr 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Badgers will face Johnson City in bidistrict softball playoff
The Karnes City Lady Badgers softball team will face the Johnson City Lady Eagles in a bidistrict playoff game Thursday, April 24 at 6 p.m. at Huber Ranch in Seguin.
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Karnes City ISD bond information meeting set for April 22
KARNES CITY – The Karnes City Independent School District is hosting a meeting to share information about the upcoming bond election in which voters will decide whether or not to move forward with ...
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Property acquisition moving forward for Escondido Parkway project
KENEDY – Representatives of the San Antonio River Authority (SARA) presented information about the status of Phase I of the Escondido Creek Parkway project during the Kenedy City Council meeting Ap...
Apr 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Falls City schools planning for future
FALLS CITY – Certain individuals of the Falls City ISD faculty and staff, board members, community members, and even four high school students, have comprised the 23-member district design committe...
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Falls City Education Foundation Gala raises $167,445
by Bain Serna
Apr 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
FALLS CITY – The Falls City Education Foundation held its very first major fundraising gala on the evening of April 5 at the Falls City Community Hall, with the gala’s theme being “Blue & White” in...
Runge voters will decide $22M bond issue
by Joe Baker
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
RUNGE – Voters in the Runge Independent School District (ISD) will decide a bond issue to fund $22 million in new school facility construction and the renovation of existing facilities including th...
Firefighters battle blaze at Karnes City fiberglass plant
by Joe Baker
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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 ...
Kenedy Athletic Booster Scholarships
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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.
Runge junior high students' poems published
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Roger E. Sides kindergarten registration
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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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U.S. Deputy Attorney General James Cole speaks on cyber security at the Cybersecurity law summit in Washington
By Julia Edwards and Aruna Viswanatha WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department laid out...
2014-04-23 11:48:09 -0500
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The exterior of the U.S. Supreme Court is seen in Washington
By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that a man co...
2014-04-23 11:51:11 -0500
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U.S. Army Private First Class Manning departs the courthouse at Fort Meade, Maryland
Former U.S. soldier Bradley Manning, who is serving 35 years in prison for turning over classifie...
2014-04-23 12:08:03 -0500
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Dr. Thiran Jayasundera, left, looks at Roger Pontz’s left eye
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A degenerative eye disease slowly robbed Roger Pontz of his vision.
2014-04-23 13:44:34 -0500
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