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Lost wallet’s return teaches lesson
Editor: A short, but true story — I went golfing a couple of weeks ago and lost my wallet. I didn’t know if I lost it or someone stole it. Of course it had my driver’s license, credit card, and ove...
Nov 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Help with luncheon is much appreciated
Editor: I would like to thank all the veterans that attended our first Karnes County Band of Brothers Luncheon. Even though the event was planned late and we did not reach all our county’s veterans...
Nov 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Attitude of gratitude’ is appropriate
Editor: This past Veterans Day I had the privilege to attend a program honoring veterans of all the military service’s at Roger E. Sides Elementary School. As I engaged in the program I sensed some...
Nov 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Concerned citizens versus ISIS
Editor: Recently I have seen where a ISIS represented standing tall with a knife ready to behead a person kneeling with his hands tied behind his back. Yet in my opinion he is a coward - as defined...
Nov 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lift leaders, one another up in prayer
Editor: The 2014 Election is behind us and I have heard the term “Going Forward” being used rather frequently. It just seems too me that what they really mean is to get further and further from the...
Nov 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wool over our eyes?
Editor: Well fellow tax payers and residents of Karnes County, this is to let you know about the last action taken by our Commissioners Court on Oct. 3l. As you recall Judge Butler originally wante...
Nov 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Karnes County politics turns ugly
Oct 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The full page political ad about Mr. Yarter two weeks ago left out two important facts: the warrants were not signed and the case was dismissed...due to lack of evidence. This is not to con...
Escondido Creek bridge becoming a hazard
Oct 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Call it Escondido Creek Bridge, or Helena Highway, but North FM 792 (inside Kenedy’s city limits), and next to a school crossing and, a school bus stop, has taken a real beating in the last...
150 years too late
Oct 30, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Some Republicans of congress including Senator Ted Cruz of Texas demand that the president stop all persons from Africa from coming to the United States. Where were they in 1850 when boat l...
Karnes City streets need to shape up
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I read your community newspaper today and I do have a very big concern about our streets. I own property in Karnes City, off North Davidson Street and Park. So I used my GPS to get to North...
Who is she? Is the Emergency Management position needed?
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Who in the world is Susanna Koliba? Ma’am, you repeated yourself about three times “coordinating your new position and agency with the now available resources,” you should have saved a litt...
How things change
Oct 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I held office as a Commissioner of Precinct 4 for 14 years. It was a known fact that items had to be placed on the agenda for discussion and then a vote after the vote, a decision was made ...
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By Laila Kearney NEW YORK (Reuters) - A blast of rain and snow along the East Coast is threatenin...
2014-11-26 15:20:21 -0600
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By Kim Palmer CLEVELAND (Reuters) - Cleveland officials on Wednesday released a video of the fata...
2014-11-26 17:37:58 -0600
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(Reuters) - St. Louis County police said on Wednesday they were investigating the death of a blac...
2014-11-26 15:12:43 -0600
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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An 18-year-old Minnesota man accused of trying to travel to Syria to join figh...
2014-11-26 18:35:17 -0600
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