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Karnes City Chamber Chatter: March 2 deadline to submit your ‘Hometown Hero’
By Melissa Malik Gomez The Karnes City Community Chamber of Commerce wants to remind everyone that the deadline to submit your Hometown Heroes for our “Wall of Honor” is quickly approaching. The Ch...
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Three seats up for election on Runge ISD Board
Contributed information A total of three seats on the Runge Independent School District Board of Trustees will be up for election this May 2015. Two seats each for a full term of three years for Di...
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FLM Foundation Scholarship deadline info
Texas high school seniors of any faith or ethnicity may apply for one of four $1000 scholarships to be awarded by the Father Leopold Moczygemba Foundation. The Silesian-Polish Texans Essay Contest ...
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Benefit for Jones this weekend
A benefit has been set for Rene Jones Sr. to help with medical and family expenses on Saturday, Feb. 28 from 4 to 7 p.m. Barbecue beef and sausage plates with all the trimmings will be sold for $10...
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Food donations accepted at Our Lady of Peace
Our Lady of Peace Knights of Columbus Council 8267 plans to help feed the hungry and needy of the Kenedy community. They are asking all faith denominations to help them in this endeavor. Please bri...
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Big Brothers Big Sisters offers chance to help youth of Karnes
An informational meeting from the Big Brother Big Sister representatives from San Antonio will be held Thursday, March 5 from 4-5 p.m. at the Fellowship Hall at the First Baptist Church in Karnes C...
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Kidney Smart class available in Karnes City
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In the classroom or online, Kidney Smart provides the knowledge you need to take control of your kidney health with expert educators. In class you will learn how kidneys function and the causes of ...
MAN KILLED IN CRASH NEAR HOBSON
by Joe Baker
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBSON– Emergency workers responded to a fatal crash in front of the post office on U.S. Highway 181 in Hobson Tuesday morning, Feb. 17, according to information from police. A minivan and an 18-wh...
Miss Karnes County Pageant winners
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Pictured here are winners of the 2015 Miss Karnes County Pageant announced Saturday night, Feb. 21, in Karnes City. Back row, from left, are Miss Congeniality Miah Jalufka, Second Runner Up Emily M...
Lions will face Refugio in area championship
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The Kenedy Lions will face Refugio in the area championship playoff game on Friday, Feb. 27 at 7 p.m. at A. C. Jones High School in Beeville. Kenedy has been designated as the home team for the gam...
Beavers and Beaverettes defeat Brackett teams
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The Falls City Beavers and Beaverettes won playoff games against Brackett Tuesday night in Pearsall. The Beaverettes defeated Brackett by a score of 54-32. They are advancing to face Weimar in the ...
Falls City Beavers crush Charlotte, Yorktown
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The Falls City Beavers varsity basketball team played Charlotte on Feb. 10. The Beavers won the game by a score of 78-37. Score by quarters: Falls City: 26, 19, 15, 18 Charlotte: 16, 8, 5, 8 Conner...
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Courtroom sketch shows Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tsarnaev during the jury selection process in his trial at the federal courthouse in Boston
By Scott Malone BOSTON (Reuters) - From the moment U.S. prosecutors stand up on Wednesday and beg...
2015-03-01 06:05:26 -0600
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In this Feb. 27, 2015, photo, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., accompanied by House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer of Md., voice their objections to the Republican majority during a delay in voting for a short-term spending bill for the Homeland Security Department during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Democrats didn’t get all they wanted in Congress’ struggle over Homeland Security, but many feel they are winning a broader political war that will haunt Republicans in 2016 and beyond. "It’s a staggering failure of leadership that will prolong this manufactured crisis of theirs and endanger the security of the American people," said Pelosi. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
By Richard Cowan and David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Congress narrowly averted a partial shut...
2015-03-01 08:18:27 -0600
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(Reuters) - Baseball great Minnie Minoso died on Sunday at the age of 90, the Chicago Tribune and...
2015-03-01 09:31:15 -0600
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In this photo taken Friday, Feb. 13, 2015, Assemblyman Adam Gray, D-Merced talks with Assemblywoman Melissa Melendez, R-Lake Elsinore, at the Capitol in Sacramento, Calif. Four months after California voters approved Proposition 47, which reduced penalties for certain crimes, state lawmakers and law enforcement officials are lining up to repeal portions they say went too far. Gray and Melendez have introduced legislation that would restore the felony charge for stealing guns, if the measure is approved by the Legislature and by voters next year.(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Four months after California voters lowered penalties for certain crime...
2015-03-01 09:43:47 -0600
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