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Contributed information The library is happy to announce that the Christmas trees are set and ready for decorations. Starting Monday, Nov. 17 through Tuesday, Nov. 25 the library will extend its ho...
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Runge Chamber Happenings: Christmas in the Park: Dec. 14
By Brenda Hansler One of our very own Runge Angels has gone to sing with the heavenly choir. Mary Beth Morgan was a vibrant part of the Runge community. She was a strong advocate of the Runge Chamb...
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Project HOPE providing free groceries for qualifying seniors
The San Antonio Food Bank is offering Project HOPE -- a commodities program that can provide free groceries for qualifying senior citizens. HOPE (Healthy Options Program for the Elderly) provides s...
Nov 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Toys for Karnes County Tots working to brighten family holidays
KARNES COUNTY – Volunteers with the annual Toys for Karnes County Tots effort are ready to help bring a brighter holiday season for many Karnes County families and children. The Toys for Karnes Cou...
Nov 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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New county judge sworn in
KARNES CITY – Walter Long Jr. took the oath of office at the Karnes County Offices on the Square on Thursday, Nov. 13. Long was appointed to serve as county judge by Commissioners Court during thei...
Nov 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hospital project moving forward
KARNES COUNTY – Officials with Otto Kaiser Memorial Hospital announced last week that “dirt is moving” for the construction of new hospital facilities. Details about the project are forthcoming, bu...
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Historical Society to present Lifetime Achievement Award
Nov 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed information There will be a meeting of the Karnes County Historical Society at 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 24. The meeting will be held at 216 West Main, (Sue Carter’s office) in Kenedy. It wil...
ConocoPhillips presents donation to Kenedy Elementary School
Nov 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed photo Kenedy Elementary School was grateful to receive a donation from the employees of Conoco Phillips, PAC, and friends on Monday, Nov. 3. Pictured are Frances Eckols (counselor), Esm...
Veterans Day Ceremony sponsored by Kenedy High School
Nov 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed information Kenedy High School Student Council and Honor Society presented a program to honor all veterans. The Master of Ceremonies was Student Council President Raleigh Morales. There...
Badgers beat Tigers in OT, 33-32
by James Ratcliff
Nov 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO — After finishing the regular season with a 9-1 mark, the Karnes City Badgers faced the El Maton Tidehaven Tigers in the Bi-District Round of the Class 3A Division II playoffs on Friday nig...
Team wins second place in tournament
Nov 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Pictured here is a team that placed second in a volleyball tournament in Floresville. Back row, from left, are Damaris Rosales, Jermanii Salas, Miranda Perez and Kristi Leal (coach). Front row, fro...
Kenedy Leopards fall to Nordheim, 46-41
Nov 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The Kenedy Leopards varsity basketball team lost to Nordheim by a score of 46-41 during competition Nov. 11. Scores by quarter: Kenedy: 13, 8, 11, 9 Nordheim: 8, 15, 8, 15 Gailynn Morales led the L...

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Barricades block the entrance to the St. Louis County Police Headquarters in Clayton
By Daniel Wallis and Ellen Wulfhorst FERGUSON, Mo. (Reuters) - After a fourth straight night of l...
2014-11-23 13:58:30 -0600
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Erie County Holding Center corrections officer carries sandbags as he directs inmates to create sandbags to prepare for possible flooding following a massive snow storm in Williamsville
By Mark Blinch BUFFALO (Reuters) - Emergency workers filled thousands of sandbags on Sunday as th...
2014-11-23 18:28:28 -0600
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Former Washington Mayor Marion Barry Dies at 78
By Bill Trott WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Marion Barry, the scandal-plagued former mayor of Washington...
2014-11-23 11:35:54 -0600
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By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO, Texas (Reuters) - A lockdown was ordered at a U.S. Army base in San A...
2014-11-23 20:24:36 -0600
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