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The Power of Community at the Runge Public Library
By Peggy J. Hailey This year's Runge Reading Throwdown is in the books. You read the numbers last week - all 4 teams (5, if you count me), read more than 10,000 pages, 2 of the teams at more than 2...
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Kmiec retires from military
Technical Sergeant Lorraine Kmiec, daughter of Martha Morales, has retired from the United States Air Force effective Aug. 1 after 15 years and 10 months. Lorraine is a 1997 graduate of Karnes City...
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With new school year underway, TxDOT offers safety tips for driving in school zones
KARNES COUNTY – Karnes County students went back to school this week for the beginning of a new school year and as millions of Texas children return to school, the Texas Department of Transportatio...
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Swimming north - Athlete with Karnes County roots heads to Indiana to pursue swimming and motorsports engineering
SAN ANTONIO – A young athlete with Karnes County ties is on his way to Indiana after receiving a scholarship to be a member of the school’s swimming team. Aaron Brysch, grandson of Vincent and Anni...
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Lady Jackets compete in Nordheim tournament
Eva Tollefson photo Runge’s Alyssa Villegas prepares to serve during the Runge Lady Jackets recent volleyball competition at the Nordheim Tournament.
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EPA proposal threatens private property rights
Contributed item Time is running out for Texas landowners to let the Environmental Protection Agency know it’s time to “Ditch the Rule.” The nationwide campaign started shortly after the EPA announ...
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EPA proposal threatens private property rights
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Contributed item Time is running out for Texas landowners to let the Environmental Protection Agency know it’s time to “Ditch the Rule.” The nationwide campaign started shortly after the EPA announ...
Lady Jackets win trophy in Nordheim
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Eva Tollefson photo Members of the Runge Lady Jackets volleyball team pose together with the consolation trophy they received after competing in the Nordheim Tournament.
2014 Karnes City Badgers Football Team
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Shown are this year’s Karnes City Badgers on back row, from left, Coaches Scott Mathis, Bobby Perez, Michael Enriquez, Athletic Director/Head Football Coach Jim Wood, Donnie Dziuk, Jeff Neely, Troy...
2014 Falls City Beavers Football Team
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Shown are this year’s Falls City High School varsity football team on back row, from left, Cameron Wilson, Jacob Pruski, Garrett Lyssy, Chace Ramsey, William Stolle, Conner Jendrusch, and Dawson Le...
Molina earns All-Tournament honors
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Contributed photo Emily Molina, Runge High School Lady Jacket, was selected All-Tournament in the Pettus High School Volleyball Tournament.
2014 Kenedy Lions Football Team
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Joe Baker photo Shown here are this year’s Kenedy High School varsity football team on back row, from left, Dominic Cruz, Aaron Mireles, Derrick Wilson, Seth Harris, Bryant Tiemann, James Cooksey, ...

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Louisiana Governor Jindal speaks at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames
The measure, signed into law by Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal in June and due to take effect Se...
2014-08-31 22:48:11 -0500
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By Keith Coffman DENVER (Reuters) - All five people aboard a single-engine airplane died after it...
2014-08-31 22:04:44 -0500
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Arthur Ashe Stadium sits empty as rain falls on the court at the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York
Severe thunderstorms on Sunday forced an early end to New York's Electric Zoo music festival, del...
2014-08-31 20:59:54 -0500
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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is welcomed as he visits Taimei Elementary School in Tokyo, Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese government and business leaders pledged support Monday for visiting Indian ...
2014-09-01 01:55:07 -0500
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