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Smith, Braudaway announce engagement
Toby Smith of Ridgefield, Conn. and Sally Haas of Congers, N.Y. are proud to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Kelsey Ann Smith to Dylan Tyler Braudaway, the son of T...
Sep 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Interfaith Prayer Vigil
An Interfaith Prayer Vigil for Central American mothers and children housed at the Karnes County Residential Center will be held Thursday Sept. 18 at 6 p.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church located at...
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kenedy Chamber Town Topics... Golf tournament seeks sponsors
By Kelsey Yeater September’s Second Friday Community Breakfast is going to be held this Friday at 7 a.m. at Ashland Specialty Ingredients, One Mill Street, Kenedy. Please join us as we enjoy breakf...
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Krawietz family 22nd reunion
Descendents of Giueseppe Sarto Krawietz are planning a 22nd annual family reunion Sunday, Sept. 28 at the Falls City Diner. Registration begins at 11 a.m. with lunch at noon. A short program will f...
Sep 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local Modern Woodmen members reach out to those in need
Karnes City Modern Woodmen of America members recently provided assistance to “Shoes for School” drive. The Karnes City Modern Woodmen chapter donated hundreds of dollars for new shoes as part of t...
Sep 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Karnes County football scores - Sept. 12, 2014
Karnes County football scores - Sept. 12, 2014 Falls City 33, Stockdale 0 Karnes City 32, Randolph 16 Kenedy 49, Skidmnore-Tynan 29 Three Rivers 40, Runge 7 Join the fun, play HsGridIronpicks.com f...
Sep 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Roadrunner visits the hood of a pickup truck
Sep 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
In an example of a spontaneous encounter with south Texas wildlife, a roadrunner takes a stroll across the hood of a pickup truck, posing and strutting for the camera.
Identity theft scammers targeting local residents
by Joe Baker
Sep 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES COUNTY – Karnes County Sheriff Dwayne Villanueva wants residents to be aware of a new telephone scam that is aimed at stealing the identity of those who are lured into the caller’s trap. Lan...
Kenedy man airlifted after motorcycle accident
by Joe Baker
Sep 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
KENEDY – A Kenedy man was airlifted from the scene of a motorcycle crash after sustaining serious injuries on Sunday, Aug. 31. According to police, Albert Farias,35, of Kenedy, was driving a motorc...
Lady Badgers beat Three Rivers, place 3rd in tourney
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The Karnes City Lady Badgers varsity volleyball team defeated Three Rivers in competition at home on Sept. 2. Game scores were 21-25, 25-22, 23-25, 25-7 and 17-15. Aubree Tostado had one kill and o...
Beavers fall short in Polish Bowl, 12-7
by James Ratcliff
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
POTH - In the 2014 Polish Bowl, the Falls City Beavers and the Poth Pirates faced off against each other, and the muddy field conditions, on Friday night. In a game that saw numerous punts, penalti...
Kenedy Lions corral Stockdale Brahmas, 13-6
by James Ratcliff
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
STOCKDALE - After losing their first contests of the 2014 season, both the Kenedy Lions and the Stockdale Brahmas sought their first win on Friday night. In a close and physical contest, the Lions ...

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By Alex Dobuzinskis (Reuters) - A private autopsy has found a 22-year-old black man shot dead by ...
2014-09-16 00:24:53 -0500
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By Alex Dobuzinskis LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - California state Senator Roderick Wright plans to res...
2014-09-15 19:29:33 -0500
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By Patrick Rucker WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Congress may yet pass legislation this year to curb fore...
2014-09-15 17:09:12 -0500
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Handout photo of fire supression at Happy Camp Complex fire in the Klamath National Forest
By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Crews battled about a dozen major wildfires across Califo...
2014-09-16 02:59:49 -0500
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