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FOUR KENEDY YOUTHS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH MURDER
KARNES COUNTY – According to information from Karnes County Sheriff Dwayne Villanueva, four people have been arrested and charged with murder in connection with the death of a 17-year-old Kenedy yo...
Apr 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two adults and two juveniles arrested and charged with murder of Kenedy youth
KARNES COUNTY – According to information from Karnes County Sheriff Dwayne Villanueva, four people have been arrested and charged with murder in connection with the death of a 17-year-old Kenedy yo...
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Karnes County family’s lawsuit claiming damages caused by bad air quality dismissed
KARNES CITY – A lawsuit filed by a Karnes County family claiming damages brought about by the activities of oil and gas companies was dismissed last week by District Judge Stella Saxon. According t...
Aug 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 2 2 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 | 7 7 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 | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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County approves emergency funding for traffic unit
by Joe Baker
May 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Crime Stoppers seeking help to solve theft case
by Joe Baker
Apr 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Local man jumps through motel window
by Joe Baker
Apr 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Crashes on slick streets keep police, EMS busy
by Joe Baker
Apr 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 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 | 9 9 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 | 14 14 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...
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Larry Ferri and Brandi Morris hold large rainbow flag as gay couples marry outside of Mecklenburg County Register of Deeds office in Charlotte
By Marti Maguire RALEIGH, N.C. (Reuters) - A measure that would allow some public officials in No...
2015-06-01 21:25:58 -0500
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Demonstrators gather for a rally titled "Love is Stronger Than Hate" at the Islamic Community Center in Phoenix, USA
By Deanna Dent PHOENIX (Reuters) - An Arizona mosque where hundreds gathered last week for an ant...
2015-06-01 23:57:14 -0500
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Emergency workers and Amtrak personnel inspect a derailed Amtrak train in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
By Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Human error remains a strong focus of the inquiry into th...
2015-06-02 00:27:37 -0500
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FILE - In this July 10, 2014, file photo, a statue of Henry Johnson is displayed in the Arbor Hill neighborhood in Albany, N.Y. Two World War I Army heroes, Sgt. William Shemin and Johnson are finally getting the Medal of Honor they may have been denied because of discrimination, nearly 100 years after bravely rescuing comrades on the battlefields of France. President Barack Obama plans to posthumously bestow the nation’s highest military honor on both men for their actions in 1918 during a White House ceremony Tuesday, June 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Mike Groll, File)
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two World War I Army heroes — one black, one Jewish — are finally getting the M...
2015-06-02 02:28:29 -0500
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