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Firefighters battle blaze at Karnes City fiberglass plant
KARNES CITY – Emergency workers responded to reports of a fire at the LF Manufacturing plant Wednesday, April 9, in Karnes City. Volunteer firefighters from Karnes City, Kenedy and Falls City were ...
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Dumont Scholarship available to Kenedy seniors
Applications are available to Kenedy High School seniors to apply for the George W. Dumont Memorial Scholarship. Applications can be picked up at the counselor office at must be returned by May 9.
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Kenedy Athletic Booster Scholarships
Kenedy Athletic Booster Club is now accepting scholarship applications for those senior athletes that meet the requirements. Applications are available at the school and they are due on May 1.
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Runge junior high students' poems published
Runge Junior High Eighth Grade Advanced Writing students were recently recognized as having their original poems published in the book entitled, A Celebration of Poets. The school was recognized by...
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Roger E. Sides kindergarten registration
Roger E. Sides Elementary Kindergarten registration for the 2014-2015 school year will be held the week of April 28 to May 2. You may come by the office anytime during office hours from 8 a.m. to 2...
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Kenedy Elementary School Honor Roll
Kenedy Elementary students earning “All A’s” for the third nine weeks were named to the honor roll. They are: First grade - Jeremy Dennison, Gabrielle Schultz Aleman, Kaci Oster, Tristian Reyes, As...
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Yellow Jacket golfers compete at district
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Carole Gaskamp photo The Runge Yellow Jacket Golf team played at the District Golf meet at Quail Creek in San Marcos. The members are Austin Caballero, Billy Cerda, Brandon Nunez, Eli Ramirez, Jeri...
Beavers clinch playoff berth
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Carole Gaskamp photo Falls City seinor, Devon Lyssy, throws out the batter at first on this play against Pettus. Lyssy also threw out a runner trying to steal second in the game. Dean Gaskamp pitch...
Kenedy Lions beat Woodsboro and Runge
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Cruz comes up big again, leads Kenedy to 5-4 victory An impressive two-way performance from Dom Cruz led Kenedy to a 5-4 win Friday over Woodsboro, Kenedy was led by Cruz stellar pitching and he al...
KCRTA meeting
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The Karnes County Retired Teachers’ Association will meet at Barth’s Restaurant in Kenedy on Wednesday, April 16 at 2:30 p.m. Please bring your books for the kindergarten students to the meeting.
Relay For Life Fund Raiser
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The Polak’s Knock - Outs will be at the Relay for Life of Karnes County Friday, April 25 starting at 7 p.m. located at Kenedy High School Football Stadium. There will be games and food for all ages...
Loma Alta Cemetery Meeting
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The Loma Alta Cemetery Association will have a meeting Monday, April 21 at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will be at the CCD Building at Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church. All members are asked to att...

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President Barack Obama arrives in the briefing room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, April 17, 2014, where he spoke about health care overhaul and the situation in Ukraine. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
By Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama mounted a vigorous effort on Thurs...
2014-04-17 18:56:26 -0500
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A woman holds a cluster of U.S. flags during a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services naturalization ceremony in Oakland
President Barack Obama on Thursday called on the Congress to pass comprehensive immigration refor...
2014-04-17 15:09:11 -0500
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By Edward Krudy NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) struc...
2014-04-17 17:33:34 -0500
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Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper Shawn Baxter waits to advise the media at the Yearning for Zion Ranch, Thursday, April 17, 2014, near Eldorado, Texas. State agents have seized the property, which belonged to the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, and was where hundreds of children were removed during a 2008 FBI raid prompted by child sex abuse allegations. The group's leader, Warren Jeffs, is serving life in prison after being convicted of sexually assaulting two girls he took as child brides. The state sought to seize the property over allegations of mismanagement by Jeffs. (AP Photo/San Angelo Standard-Times, Jennifer Rios)
ELDORADO, Texas (AP) — The secluded Texas ranch where followers of imprisoned polygamist Warren J...
2014-04-17 19:42:22 -0500
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