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18 indicted by Karnes County grand jury
By Joe Baker Countywide staff KARNES CITY – A Karnes County grand jury indicted 18 individuals July 18 on various felony charges and one misdemeanor charge. Corey Barnes, 18, was charged with provi...
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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17 indicted by Karnes County grand jury
KARNES CITY – A total of 17 individuals were indicted on felony charges by a Karnes County grand jury May 16. Christopher Zepeda, 50, was chrged with driving while intoxicated – subsequent offense....
Jun 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Commissioners Court approves sound system purchase
KARNES CITY – Karnes County Commissioners Court discussed options for an audio video system for the room where they meet during their May 13 meeting. County Auditor Lajuana Kasprzyk explained to th...
May 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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County approves emergency funding for traffic unit
KARNES CITY – County officials approved emergency funding for the hiring of six full time deputies to staff a new “traffic unit” for the Karnes County Sheriff’s Office. Officials discussed the requ...
May 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crime Stoppers seeking help to solve theft case
KARNES CITY – The Karnes County Crime Stoppers organization is seeking help from the public to solve a recent crime. Sometime after 6:30 p.m. on March 27, 16 buckets of Omega Akroflex stucco, net w...
Apr 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local man jumps through motel window
KARNES CITY – Karnes City polices officers responded to an incident at the Chaparral Motel in Karnes City involving a local man who was allegedly under the influence of narcotics. According to info...
Apr 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crashes on slick streets keep police, EMS busy
by Joe Baker
Apr 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES COUNTY – Karnes County deputies and DPS officers responded to several accidents related to light rainfall that fell on local highways late last week. On Thursday, April 17 at 8:10 a.m. there...
124 cases on docket for county court April 15, 17
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES CITY – Dockets listing a total of 124 cases have been set for Karnes County Court sessions planned for April 15 and April 17. The court sessions will happen at the Karnes County Offices on t...
Grand jury indicts 7
by Joe Baker
Mar 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES CITY – A Karnes County grand jury indicted seven individuals on felony charges March 14. Johanna Garcia, 28, was indicted on a charge of possession of a controlled substance: Methamphetamine...
Karnes City man target of ‘bail money’ telephone scam
by Bain Serna
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES CITY – Karnes City resident, Leonard Riedel, was the target of an attempted telephone scam, where the scammers attempted to obtain money by claiming that Riedel’s eldest granddaughter, Kelse...
County court will hear 62 cases March 18
Mar 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES CITY – Dockets listing a total of 62 cases have been set for Karnes County Court sessions planned for March 18. The court sessions will happen at the Karnes County Offices on the Square in K...
County court will hear 58 cases March 6
Mar 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES CITY – Dockets listing a total of 58 cases have been set for Karnes County Court sessions planned for March 6. The court sessions will happen at the Karnes County Offices on the Square in Ka...
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U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Johnson testifies before a Senate Appropriations hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington
By Doina Chiacu and Mark Hosenball WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is not aware of any s...
2014-08-29 13:00:32 -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
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2014-08-29 14:15:44 -0500
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Michael Brown Sr, yells out as his son's casket is lowered into the ground at St. Peter's Cemetery in St. Louis
By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA (Reuters) - The U.N. racism watchdog urged the United States on Frida...
2014-08-29 11:25:52 -0500
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Map locates Bonanza.; 1c x 3 inches; 46.5 mm x 76 mm;
MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Rescuers on Friday located 20 of at least 24 gold miners trapped by a l...
2014-08-29 14:55:00 -0500
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