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KCRTA begins new year
Contributed item 14 members were present for the Sept. 17 meeting of the Karnes County Retired Teachers Association held at Barth’s. As the meeting began President Jan Anderson welcomed the members...
Sep 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Runge Chamber News: Homecoming and bonfire celebrations this week
By Brenda Hansler What an exciting week in Karnes County. Runge citizens were fully engaged in the Lonesome Dove Festival. Congratulations to the Karnes City Rotary Club for year #22 of successful ...
Sep 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Robinsons celebrate 50th anniversary
Contributed photo Mr. and Mrs. Richard Robinson celebrated their 50th anniversary on Aug. 28 in Houston with their son, Michael and his family, Rebecca, Zachary and Lexi. A great celebration was en...
Sep 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monday Sept. 29 Karnes County grand jury cancelled
The Monday Sept. 29 session of the Karnes County grand jury has been cancelled, according to Karnes County Sheriff Dwayne Villanueva. Jurors who have been summoned are no longer needed or required ...
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pape, Wyatt to wed
Carlton and Diane Pape, of Poth, are proud to announce the engagement upcoming marriage of their daughter, Kristen Ann to Clayton Lee Wyatt, son of Dan and Stacie Wyatt of Floresville. The bride-el...
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Benefit Dinner for Sandra Bunch
A benefit barbecue chicken dinner with all the trimmings will be held at the Catholic Church, Helen Diner on Hwy 81 in Helena on Oct. 5 from 11 a.m. until sold out to help with medical expenses for...
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Low cost mammograms offered during October
Sep 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
During National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Otto Kaiser Memorial Hospital will again offer mammograms for a special low price of $100. While one in eight women will develop breast cancer during ...
Marshall memoirs contributed to Runge Museum
by Joe Baker
Sep 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
RUNGE – Kent Marshall and wife, Cheryl, of Missouri City were guests of the Runge Museum on Wednesday, Sept. 3. Marshall is a descendant of the Livingston family, a pioneer family in Karnes County,...
Karnes County football scores - Sept. 26, 2014
Sep 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Karnes County football scores - Sept. 26, 2014: Ben Bolt, 42, Falls City 13 Karnes City 27, La Pryor 0 Three Rivers 38, Kenedy 25 Runge 49, Benavides 14 Join the fun, play HsGridIronpicks.com for a...
ATV accident claims life of nine-year-old
by Joe Baker
Sep 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES COUNTY – A nine-year-old Kenedy girl died as a result of injuries sustained in an All Terrain Vehicle (ATV) accident Saturday afternoon, Sept. 20. According to information from the Karnes Co...
Local residents voice opposition to county tax rate increase
by Joe Baker
Sep 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
By Joe Baker Countywide staff KARNES CITY – Karnes County residents expressed opposition to the 30-cent tax rate recently proposed by county leaders during a public hearing on Sept. 16. Due to the ...
Lions roar past Sacred Heart, 19-6
by James Ratcliff
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
HALLETTSVILLE - Coming off a blowout win over Skidmore-Tynan, the Kenedy Lions looked to keep their winning ways going as they took on the Hallettsville Sacred Heart Indians on Friday night. With t...

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CDC Director, Dr. Thomas Frieden, speaks at the CDC headquarters in Atlanta
By Julie Steenhuysen and Sharon Begley (Reuters) - A man who flew from Liberia to Texas has becom...
2014-09-30 19:59:26 -0500
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A police vehicle and residents are seen at the crime scene where mayor of Bell Gardens, California Daniel Crespo was shot, at a condo in Bell Gardens, California
By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The mayor of a small Los Angeles suburb was shot dead by ...
2014-10-01 02:37:58 -0500
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U.S. Secret Service Director Julia Pierson testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington
By David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of the U.S. Secret Service faced scathing critici...
2014-09-30 20:20:16 -0500
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In this Sept. 24, 2014 photo, a Shinkansen bullet train arrives at Tokyo Station in Tokyo. Japan launched its bullet train between Tokyo and Osaka 50 years ago Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014.(AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
TOKYO (AP) — It was, retired Japanese railway engineer Fumihiro Araki recalls, "like flying in th...
2014-10-01 02:41:41 -0500
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