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Chasing wild hogs: Couple breeds and trains dogs to hunt feral hogs
KARNES COUNTY – Amanda Bronder and her husband are looking for a few good hogs. Feral hogs, also known as wild hogs, to be exact. The Bronders have a passion for hunting wild hogs using specially t...
Feb 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pettus school district voters will decide $32M bond election
PETTUS — The Pettus ISD school board trustees are calling for a $32.3 million campus improvement bond election for May. The plan adopted by the board calls for the construction of a new elementary ...
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cyrier wins runoff for state rep.
KARNES COUNTY – Voters in Karnes and four other counties went to the polls Tuesday, Feb. 17, to cast votes in an election to fill the vacancy created in the position of State Representative for Tex...
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Lawsuit claims gas plant damaging water wells
BEEVILLE – “This is out-and-out persecution of Americans,” said Dallas attorney Shieda Rastegar. He was speaking of a lawsuit he recently filed in federal court in Dallas against the owners and ope...
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Portion of this year’s Grapewine Classic proceeds supports KCHO
Contributed information The Kenedy Chamber of Commerce is putting the finishing touches on the Third Annual Kenedy Grapewine Classic Saturday, March 28 from 2-9 p.m. The event will be held in the K...
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Runge Chamber Banquet will be held March 5
By Brenda Hansler So many things are happening in Runge. Recently elections were held for the Runge Chamber of Commerce and the new board is: Leon Phillips – President, Hilda Schryver – Vice Presid...
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FFA & FCCLA members serve as tour guides
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FFA & FCCLA Members serve as tour guides members of the Kenedy FFA and FCCLA clubs were tour guides at the San Antonio Stock Show on Tuesday, Feb. 17. The students assisted with educating the eleme...
Beaverettes beat Corpus Christi London in area championship
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The Falls City Beaverettes played Corpus Christi London in the area championship playoff game on Feb. 20. The Beaverettes won by a score of 55-44. Score by quarters: Falls City: 21, 11, 17, 6 Corpu...
Leopards beat Poth Pirettes 18-9
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The Kenedy Leopards defeated Poth in softball competition last week Kenedy @ Poth... Kenedy - 4/4/2/2/0/4/2 = 18 Poth - 1/2/0/4/0/0/2 = 9 Winning Pitcher - Aimee Zapata (JR), (1-0), 6 strikeouts, 3...
Kenedy Lions are District Champions
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The Kenedy Lions finished the 2015 season as disctrict champions and are headed to the playoffs. From left are Andre Martinez, Aaron Villarreal, Noah Garcia, Raleigh Morales, Joe Kiesling, Jordan V...
Kenedy Athletic Booster Baseball Classic set for Feb. 26-28
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Organizers of the Kenedy Athletic Booster Baseball Classic are inviting one and all to come out and join the fun at the annual baseball tournament. Lion game times on Feb. 26 are 9 a.m., 2 p.m. and...
Lady Badgers’ season ends in bi-district round
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A. Cornell Green photo Karnes City’s Kendall Kelley puts up a shot in a losing effort, 57 to 49, in a bi-district Playoff game against Vanderbilt Industrial while sister Morgan watches during the p...

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Police tape surrounds one of the crime scenes where Joseph Aldridge killed seven people in Tyrone, Missouri
By Kevin Murphy and Carey Gillam KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Reuters) - What led Joseph Aldridge to gun dow...
2015-02-28 15:36:51 -0600
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A morning commuter carries an umbrella as she passes by the NYSE during a winter storm in New York
By Mary Wisniewski CHICAGO (Reuters) - Stormy weather coated parts of Texas and Oklahoma with ice...
2015-02-28 14:51:15 -0600
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Boehner walks to the House floor for procedural votes for legislation to fund the Department of Homeland Security at the Capitol in Washington
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives passed a one-week funding extension for ...
2015-02-27 22:05:41 -0600
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CHICAGO (AP) — Moody's Investors Service has downgraded Chicago's credit rating to two levels abo...
2015-02-28 17:02:12 -0600
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