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2015 Karnes County A&M Scholarship winners
Pictured here, from left, are scholarship recipients Wade Jimerson of Falls City and Hailey Johnson of Karnes City. Two $3,000 scholarships were presented to juniors Wade Jimerson and Hailey Johnso...
May 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local students win Silesian-Polish Texans Essay Contest
The winners of the 2015 Silesian-Polish Texans Essay Contest have been announced by the Father Leopold Moczygemba Foundation. The four winners are Aaron Cole of The Woodlands High School, Kayla Gor...
May 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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CBC gains five early college high school partnerships
Contributed information Coastal Bend College’s Office of Dual Enrollment added five new Early College High School partners for the upcoming school year. The Alice, Jim Hogg, Karnes City, Riviera an...
May 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blood drive in Karnes City May 15
Wesley Nurse Katherine Gonzales will be hosting a blood drive with the South Texas Blood and Tissue Center on May 15 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at United Methodist Church in Karnes City. The church is ...
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The Lodge hosting steak dinner May 21 for local police officers
The Lodge at Kenedy is hosting a Police Officer Appreciation Day on May 21 at The Lodge at Kenedy. Steak dinners will be served to all police officers of the Kenedy Police Department, Karnes City P...
May 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Picnic in the park
Contributed photo Residents of Bluebonnet Nursing and Rehabilitation pose for a photo together after an outing where a picnic was enjoyed at Joe Gulley Park in Kenedy April 23. From left, are resid...
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2015 Aggie Muster
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The Karnes County A&M Club met on April 21 to call roll for the 2015 Aggie Muster with over 70 Aggies in attendance. All enjoyed a steak dinner prepared by Walon and Amber Rouse and speaker Brandon...
More than 10,000 species of birds
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Birdwatch By John LeLeux I think there are more than 10,000 species of birds in the world. Of that approximately 888 species reside in North America. Of those, we have some very rare and endangered...
Karnes County Election Results - May 9, 2015
May 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Karnes County Election Results May 9, 2015 NOTE: RESULTS BELOW ARE FINAL BUT UNOFFICIAL, PENDING REVIEW OF 3 PROVISIONAL BALLOTS Kenedy City Council District 1 Reiley (incumbent) - 47 Hernandez-Bal...
Depression symptoms often go unnoticed
May 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Healthbeat By Mary Gail Moody, RN, FNP Symptoms of depression can often go unnoticed to even to closest of contacts, including family members. How then, can we all be more attuned to the signs of s...
E-Books Galore at the Runge Public Library
May 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
By Peggy J. Hailey Assistant Librarian, Runge Public Library I know, I know—I gushed about our new e-books last week. But I can’t help it – this is really awesome. As libraries with limited budgets...
$8.22M Proposition 1 TxDOT project aims to improve safety of FM 99
May 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Staff report KARNES COUNTY – One of 23 projects aimed at improving highways was approved by the Texas Transportation Commission last week. $8.22 million is budgeted for a project aimed at improving...
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Trooper Marcus Gonzales walks on the Highway 12 bridge over the Blanco River which was blocked by large trees after flooding in Wimberly, Texas
By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - Two people were killed in flash flooding and severe storms...
2015-05-24 20:45:28 -0500
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Nobel Laureate John Nash receives an honorary award at City University of Hong Kong
(Reuters) - Mathematician John Nash, a Nobel Prize winner whose longtime struggle with mental ill...
2015-05-24 10:54:39 -0500
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(Reuters) - U.S. authorities on Sunday blew up a pressure cooker found in a vehicle parked near t...
2015-05-25 00:04:20 -0500
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WASHINGTON (AP) — A bomb squad safely destroyed a pressure cooker found in a "suspicious" vehicle...
2015-05-24 23:49:37 -0500
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