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McClellan to become new Kenedy ISD superintendent
KENEDY – Later this month, Travis McClellan will take the reins of the district’s highest administrative post, following the Kenedy Independent School District (ISD) board of trustees’ vote July 5 ...
Jul 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Karnes City chamber, ISD foundation working together on downtown street dance
I wanted to let everyone know that the Karnes City Community Chamber of Commerce will be selling tickets for a special Downtown Street Dance Aug. 12 featuring the Spazmatics and sponsored by the Ka...
Jul 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kenedy ISD selects lone superintendent finalist
KENEDY – Travis McClellan, currently the interim superintendent of the Kenedy Independent School District (ISD) soon will be moving into that position on a permanent basis. The district’s board of ...
Jul 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Badger Come Back’ school reunion draws big crowds
The 2016 Badger Come Back was a powerful example of the pride of Karnes City High School grads and friends have for that Badger Spirit. Organizers said it was one of the largest crowds experienced....
Jul 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Runge students attend conference
Runge Independent School District students Gavin Gutierrez and Sebastian Reyna (not pictured) attended the Youth Leadership Conference — sponsored by the Victoria Business and Education Coalition a...
Jul 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Falls City ISD offering keepsake bricks until Sunday
FALLS CITY – Officials with the Falls City Independent School District (ISD) are giving area residents a chance to own a piece of history. From now until July 3, free bricks from the recently demol...
Jun 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Aviation activities part of local STEM Camp: Students explore robotics, engineering, forensics and more at annual Karnes County STEM Camp hosted by the Karnes City ISD Education Foundation
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Jun 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The 4th annual Karnes County STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Camp hosted by the Karnes City ISD Education Foundation was held June 6-10 at the Karnes City Junior High School. A tot...
Voters guide to Saturday's city and school board elections
May 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
The following are responses to two questions sent to candidates running for positions in the Saturday May 7 city and school board elections: Jessica Rios seeking place on Runge ISD board, District ...
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Apr 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Col. Scott Sonsalla is assailed by his children, Lucy and Gavin, Monday morning after he surprised them at the “Month of the Military Child” assembly in the Karnes City High School gym. Sonsalla, r...
Kenedy school officials report low attendance
by Joe Baker
Apr 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
KENEDY – School district officials here learned that attendance levels, especially in the high school grades, continue to be cause for concern. During his attendance report at the March 21 school b...
Kenedy ISD superintendent resigns in wake of cover-up
by Joe Baker
Mar 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
KENEDY – Kenedy ISD Superintendent Darin Jolly has resigned, admitting blame in an effort to shield a student or students from getting caught after being found using a prohibited substance. The sch...
PARENTS QUESTION KENEDY SCHOOL’S RESPONSE TO INTOXICATED STUDENTS
by Joe Baker
Mar 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Parents of Kenedy students expressed concerns over the way school district officials responded to a recent incident where students were found on campus intoxicated – under the influence of drugs or...
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Police officers salute the hearse as they attend the funeral of slain Dallas police Sgt. Michael Smith in Dallas
By Lisa Maria Garza DALLAS (Reuters) - The Dallas Police Department, which was struggling to recr...
2016-07-22 21:50:31 -0500
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The Oakland Police Department supervisor, who was not injured, was responding to a call at about ...
2016-07-24 09:53:50 -0500
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A huge wildfire in the Los Angeles area spread another 2,000 acres overnight and appeared to have...
2016-07-24 10:40:11 -0500
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In this image provided by Paramount Pictures, Sofia Boutella, left, plays Jaylah and Simon Pegg plays Scotty in Star Trek Beyond. “Star Trek Beyond” has landed atop the weekend box office. According to studio estimates Sunday, July 24, 2016, the latest outing for the Starship Enterprise soared to $59.6 million in North American ticket sales, knocking “The Secret Life of Pets” from the No. 1 spot. (Kimberley French/Paramount Pictures via AP)
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Star Trek Beyond" has landed atop the weekend box office.
2016-07-24 12:50:21 -0500
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