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Two men severely burned in explosion at oilfied facility
According to information from the Karnes County Sheriff's Office, two men were severely burned as the result of an explosion at an oilfield facility west of Karnes City Monday afternoon. The explos...
Jan 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Minister welcomed to Karnes City First Presbyterian
Effective Feb. 1 the First Presbyterian Church in Karnes City will have a new minister. At the Jan. 18 session meeting, Rev. Carol Rahn from San Antonio was asked to accept the position vacated by ...
Jan 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Good Shepherd Lutheran to host 10th Annual Luncheon for Cancer Society
Contributed information The Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Kenedy will host the 10th Annual Ladies Tea & Luncheon to raise funds to benefit the Karnes County Relay for Life, American Cancer Socie...
Jan 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Panna Maria painter’s art on display at Simon Michael Art Gallery through Feb. 12
BEEVILLE –“Art asks questions,” said Panna Maria resident Ray Pilarczyk. “My job is not to give answers.” Pilarczyk, an alumnus of Coastal Bend College, is one of the featured artists whose work is...
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Dance against Cancer’ proceeds help Relay for Life
It's time to “Dance against Cancer”, Saturday, Jan. 31 at Lenz Hall from 7-11 p.m. Music will be by The Merle's. $10 per person at the door. Snacks and finger foods will be available and there will...
Jan 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shorty’s Place celebrating 70 years in business
FALLS CITY – Shorty’s Place, located just south of Falls City, is celebrating a significant milestone for the Karnes County restaurant that has been a local favorite for many years. Jan. 1 marked t...
Jan 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Dance against Cancer’ proceeds help Relay for Life
Jan 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
It's time to “Dance against Cancer”, Saturday, Jan. 31 at Lenz Hall from 7-11 p.m. Music will be by The Merle's. $10 per person at the door. Snacks and finger foods will be available and there will...
Shorty’s Place celebrating 70 years in business
by Joe Baker
Jan 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
FALLS CITY – Shorty’s Place, located just south of Falls City, is celebrating a significant milestone for the Karnes County restaurant that has been a local favorite for many years. Jan. 1 marked t...
Shorty’s Place celebrating 70 years in business
by Joe Baker
Jan 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
FALLS CITY – Shorty’s Place, located just south of Falls City, is celebrating a significant milestone for the Karnes County restaurant that has been a local favorite for many years. Jan. 1 marked t...
Patton resigns from Kenedy City Council
by Joe Baker
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
KENEDY – City of Kenedy officials reluctantly accepted the resignation of City Councilman Bob Patton during the Jan. 13 meeting of the Kenedy City Council. “I must say that we are going to miss Bob...
Local schools get high marks
by Joe Baker
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES COUNTY – Two local high schools earned high marks in ratings recently released at the niche.com website, which specializes in ratings and reviews of schools and colleges in the U.S. Falls Ci...
Historical Society meeting scheduled
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
There will be a meeting of the Karnes County Historical Society at 6 p.m., Monday, Jan. 26 at 216 West Main, (Sue Carter’s office) in Kenedy. Hope to see you at the meeting. Stay in touch by callin...

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Men play in the snow along 7th Ave during a storm in Times Square, New York
By Scott Malone, Jill Serjeant and Laila Kearney BOSTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - A blizzard swept acr...
2015-01-27 11:48:43 -0600
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Transportation app Uber is seen on the iPhone of limousine driver Shuki Zanna in Beverly Hills
Uber, a ride service facing legal challenges around the world, on Tuesday released a survey showi...
2015-01-27 13:21:10 -0600
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People sign up for health insurance at an enrollment event in Cudahy
(Reuters) - More than 9.5 million people have signed up for 2015 individual health insurance on t...
2015-01-27 14:04:01 -0600
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Fallen bricks crash through Center City Lululemon store
Philadelphia fire officials are investigating an incident at an athletic apparel store in Center ...
2015-01-27 15:02:05 -0600
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