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Country music performer John Wayne Schulz was not advanced by judges to the top 24 of this season’s American Idol, but with a new song on iTunes and recent national television exposure, the young performer with Karnes County roots is considering new opportunities and possibilities in the music business.

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Country music performer John Wayne Schulz was not advanced by judges to the top 24 of this season’s American Idol, but with a new song on iTunes and recent national television exposure, the young performer with Karnes County roots is considering new opportunities and possibilities in the music business. File photo
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John Wayne Schulz’s Idol journey comes to an end
Musical performer John Wayne Schulz’s part of the final season of American Idol came to an end wh...
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William N. McCubbin
William N. McCubbin, 100, died Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, in Karnes City. Mr. McCubbin was born in Blue Ball, Arkansas, to Robert Duncan McCubbin and Myrtle (Mercer) McCubbin. For most of his working li...
Esmerenciana Alvarado Escamilla
Esmerenciana Alvarado Escamilla, 81, of Pawnee, died Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Pawnee. Mrs. Escamilla was born April 23, 1934, in Pawnee to Gerardo and Agapita Garcia Alvarado. She married Reducindo...
Bobbie Louise Lovett
Bobbie Louise Lovett passed away on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, in McAllen, Texas. She was born in Harlingen on September 6, 1948, to Grant (Bob) and Louise Ruckman Lovett. After graduating from McAlle...
Richard Lopez
Richard Lopez, 71, died Monday, Jan. 25, 2016 in Floresville. Mr. Lopez was born April 30, 1944 in Hobson to Pedro Lopez and Adelina Ybarra Lopez. He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, M...

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