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From left, County Commissioners Pete Jauer, James Rosales, County Judge Richard Butler and Commissioner Shelby Dupnik consider the FY 2015 budget and tax rate during the Sept. 26 meeting of Commissioners Court.
Joe Baker photo From left, County Commissioners Pete Jauer, James Rosales, County Judge Richard Butler and Commissioner Shelby Dupnik consider the FY 2015 budget and tax rate during the Sept. 26 meeting of Commissioners Court.
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COUNTY COMPROMISES WITH 23-CENT TAX RATE
KARNES CITY – County officials unanimously adopted a budget and tax rate last week for Fiscal Yea...
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Frank Paul Nieschwietz
Frank Paul Nieschwietz was born September 12, 1939 in San Antonio, Texas and he was a lifelong resident of Falls City, Texas. He passed away September 27, 2014 in San Antonio. Frank Paul was preced...
Helen C. (Polasek) Harwell
Helen C. (Polasek) Harwell, 81, of Brookshire, died Sunday. Aug. 31, 2014, in Houston. Mrs. Harwell was born Sept. 14, 1932, in Hobson to Casper and Doris (Lyssy) Polasek. She grew up in Hobson and...
Belle “Jim” Hoke Pearce
Belle “Jim” Hoke Pearce, formerly of Sutherland Springs and Austin, Texas, died September 24, 2014 in Corpus Christi, Texas. She was the last surviving child of Jesse Keesler Hoke and Hattie Bay Ho...
Nicolas Soto
Nicolas Soto, 79, a lifelong resident of Runge, died, Sept. 16, 2014, in Karnes City. He was born Dec. 7, 1934 in Karnes City to Dolores Soto and Francisca Guerra Soto. Mr. Soto was a farmer, a mem...

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COUNTY COMPROMISES WITH 23-CENT TAX RATE
by Joe Baker
KARNES CITY – County officials unanimously adopted a budget and tax...
From too little rain, to too much rain, too early for South Texas
By Robert Burns COLLEGE STATION – After prolonged drought, South Te...
Lonesome Dove Fest Kids Camo Contest winners
Lonesome Dove Fest Kids Camo Contest winners
KCRTA begins new year
Contributed item 14 members were present for the Sept. 17 meeting o...
CBC TRiO students attend annual leadership conference
Contributed information What defines a leader? TRiO students from C...
Runge Chamber News: Homecoming and bonfire celebrations this week
By Brenda Hansler What an exciting week in Karnes County. Runge cit...
Robinsons celebrate 50th anniversary
Contributed photo Mr. and Mrs. Richard Robinson celebrated their 50...
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A general view of The Ivy Apartments in Dallas
By Lisa Maria Garza DALLAS (Reuters) - Two days after he was sent home from a Dallas hospital, th...
2014-10-02 04:04:04 -0500
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Demonstrators protesting the killing of unarmed teen Michael Brown hold placards towards Barney's Sports Pub where supporters of officer Darren Wilson gathered in St. Louis, Missouri
(Reuters) - The St. Louis County prosecutor is investigating the grand jury that is considering w...
2014-10-02 03:39:36 -0500
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General view of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas
By Patrick Rucker and Julie Steenhuysen WASHINGTON/CHICAGO (Reuters) - The United States is days ...
2014-10-01 23:03:23 -0500
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