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Snider, Ebrom plan September wedding
Katelyn Louise Snider, daughter of Andy Snider of Neches and the late Stephanie Snider, will be married Sept. 20 to Jeffrey Robert Ebrom, son of Robert and Jo Ann Ebrom Jr., of Karnes City. Grandpa...
Aug 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Karnes County Humane Organization seeking donations, volunteers
Donation boxes have been set up at Dynasty Enterprises, located at 105 S. Sunset Strip in Kenedy, and Lone Star Real Estate, located at 601 Borroum Street for donations of food, treats, toys, clean...
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New year for GED classes
A new academic year is beginning. GED registration and enrollment will take place at the Runge Public Library Wednesday, Aug. 20 from 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.. Progress testing for students already t...
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Historical Society awarded Volunteer Grant
There will be a meeting of the Karnes County Historical Society at 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 2 at 216 West Main, (Sue Carter’s office) in Kenedy. The society has a lot to discuss and plan at this meeting...
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Karnes County family’s lawsuit claiming damages caused by bad air quality dismissed
KARNES CITY – A lawsuit filed by a Karnes County family claiming damages brought about by the activities of oil and gas companies was dismissed last week by District Judge Stella Saxon. According t...
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Lawn watering in Kenedy limited to once per week
KENEDY – The City of Kenedy mailed notice of the updated Stage 2 Mandatory water conservation measures to all of their water customers on Thursday, Aug. 14. Under the restrictions put in place in J...
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Karnes County family’s lawsuit claiming damages caused by bad air quality dismissed
by Joe Baker
Aug 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES CITY – A lawsuit filed by a Karnes County family claiming damages brought about by the activities of oil and gas companies was dismissed last week by District Judge Stella Saxon. According t...
Lawn watering in Kenedy limited to once per week
by Joe Baker
Aug 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
KENEDY – The City of Kenedy mailed notice of the updated Stage 2 Mandatory water conservation measures to all of their water customers on Thursday, Aug. 14. Under the restrictions put in place in J...
Petition calls for full audit of county funds
by Joe Baker
Aug 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES CITY – Karnes County’s Commissioners Court was presented a petition calling for the county to conduct a complete and full audit of all county funds and monies. Charlene and Darrell Blaschke ...
Mobile Food Pantry Sept. 8
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES COUNTY –The San Antonio Food Bank will be holding a mobile food pantry in Karnes County on Sept. 8 at St. Paul Church located at 408 S. Davidson in Karnes City to distribute food to those in...
Prekindergarten classroom visit at Runge Elementary
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Prekindergarten students and parents are invited to meet their teacher, Ms. Bita Garcia, and spend the afternoon in their classroom on Tuesday, Aug. 19. Students and parents may stop by anytime bet...
Falls City ISD School Meals
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Children need healthy meals to learn. Fall City ISD offers healthy meals every school day. Breakfast costs $1.25 for K-12th grades; lunch costs $2.50 for K-6th grades and $2.75 for 7th-12th grades....
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U.S. journalist James Foley arrives, after being released by the Libyan government, at Rixos hotel in Tripoli
At least four hostages held in Syria by Islamic State militants, including U.S. The Islamic State...
2014-08-28 16:24:22 -0500
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Police walk through a cloud of smoke and tear gas as they clash with protesters Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. The protests were sparked after Michael Brown, an unarmed black man was shot and killed by Darren Wilson, a white Ferguson police officer on Aug. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
A group of people caught up in unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, after a white officer killed a black...
2014-08-28 16:06:39 -0500
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Shooting instructor Charles Vacca stands next to a 9-year-old girl at the Last Stop shooting range in White Hills
By Alexia Shurmur WHITE HILLS Ariz. (Reuters) - County law enforcement officials in Arizona said ...
2014-08-28 18:58:38 -0500
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FILE - In this March 14, 2014, file photo, Rosa Parks' Presidential Medal of Freedom, left, and her Congressional Gold Medal are displayed at Guernsey's auction house, in New York. Hundreds of items that belonged to civil rights icon Rosa Parks that have been sitting unseen for years in a New York warehouse have been sold to a foundation run by the son of billionaire investment guru Warren Buffett, the younger Buffett said Thursday, Aug. 28. Howard G. Buffett told The Associated Press that his foundation plans to give the items, which include Parks’ Presidential Medal of Freedom, to an institute he hasn’t yet selected. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
DETROIT (AP) — Hundreds of items that belonged to civil rights icon Rosa Parks and have been sitt...
2014-08-28 19:55:26 -0500
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