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County proposes higher tax rate
KARNES CITY – County leaders approved a proposed tax rate of 32.32 cents per $100 of taxable value during a special meeting of Karnes County’s Commissioners Court Aug. 21. The proposed rate is 9.32...
Aug 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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STANDOFF: SWAT team breaks down door, arrests man threatening to kill his family
KARNES COUNTY – Local and state law enforcement officers responded to a report of a man assaulting family members and threatening to kill the whole family. The 911 call came in at 7:25 a.m. Saturda...
Aug 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Latest oil and gas updates
Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions for the following counties on a weekly basis: Atascosa, Bee, Goliad, Karnes, Live Oak, McMullen, Refugio and San Patricio. For ...
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Congressman describes conditions at Karnes City immigration detention facility as ‘inhumane’
KARNES CITY – In a press release sent from his Washington D.C. Office, U.S. Congressman Ruben Hinojosa praised a recent court ruling calling for the release of immigrant families from detentions ce...
Aug 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Food bank delivers $500,000 in groceries to Karnes residents
KARNES CITY – About $500,000 worth of food and grocery products have been delivered to Karnes County residents in need, according to information presented to county officials during the July 31 mee...
Aug 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Moonlight madness in Kenedy
Kenedy senior Scott Saenz breaks away for a nice gain during “Moonlight Madness.” The Kenedy Lions held their inner squad scrimmage Friday, Aug. 7, on the newly laid artificial turf at Lions Field....
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Aug 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions for the following counties on a weekly basis: Atascosa, Bee, Goliad, Karnes, Live Oak, McMullen, Refugio and San Patricio. For ...
County leaders deny funding for victim services
by Joe Baker
Aug 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES CITY – A motion to include funding in the county’s budget for crime victim services failed on a split vote during the July 23 meeting of Commissioners Court. Half of the funding for the prog...
Registration dates set for Runge High School
Aug 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Students will need to come by and pick up their registration packets. When completed, drop off the packet at the high school office. All registration packets must be completed and turned in no late...
Kenedy Middle School and High School new student registration, schedule pick-up set for August
Aug 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Registration for all students entering grades sixth through 12th for the 2015-2016 school year, may register for enrollment from 1-5 p.m. Monday, Aug. 10, to Thursday, Aug. 13. Parents/guardians mu...
‘Meet the Teacher’ nights at Roger E. Sides Elementary School happening Aug. 18-20
Aug 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Meet the Teacher Night events are planned for Roger E. Sides Elementary School in Karnes City. On Tuesday, Aug. 18, Meet the Teacher Night for kindergarten is at 5:30 p.m., for first grade at 6:30 ...
Latest oil and gas updates
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Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions for the following counties on a weekly basis: Atascosa, Bee, Goliad, Karnes, Live Oak, McMullen, Refugio and San Patricio. For ...

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A brass band performs in Jackson Square in New Orleans, Louisiana
From the Lower Ninth Ward to the Super Dome, New Orleans launched a day of events on Saturday to ...
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Goforth leaves behind a wife and two children.
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