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Stage 3: Lawn watering allowed once every 14 days under Kenedy’s new restrictions
KENEDY – The Kenedy City Council approved Stage 3 water restrictions during its Aug. 17 meeting. City officials said water levels at water wells used to supply the city’s water system are continuin...
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County leaders identify possible budget cuts
Editor's note: Due to a typographical error, the version of this story in the printed newspapers this week, incorrectly stated the time of the second public hearing regarding the proposed tax rate....
Sep 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Karnes City Health and Rehab Center hosting 'Back to school bash'
Contributed information Karnes City Health and Rehab Center is having their first annual Back to School Bash, Friday, Sept. 4, from 4 to 7 p.m. The event will take place at 209 Country Club Drive i...
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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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Beating the summer heat
A group of children keep cool during a man-made rainstorm courtesy of the Kenedy Volunteer Fire Department during the Karnes County Youth Rally and Almas Perdidas Back to School Backpack and School...
Aug 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Falls City defeats D'Hanis, 29-8
Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015 Falls City 29, D'Hanis 8 - final
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Karnes County football scores - August 28, 2015
Aug 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Karnes City 31, Kenedy 0 - final Ben Bolt 47, Runge 7 - final (Falls City will play Saturday, Aug. 29)
County proposes higher tax rate
by Joe Baker
Aug 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
STANDOFF: SWAT team breaks down door, arrests man threatening to kill his family
by Joe Baker
Aug 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Latest oil and gas updates
Aug 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 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 ...
Congressman describes conditions at Karnes City immigration detention facility as ‘inhumane’
by Joe Baker
Aug 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Food bank delivers $500,000 in groceries to Karnes residents
by Joe Baker
Aug 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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...

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Booking photo of Rowan County clerk Kim Davis provided by the Carter County Detention Center in Grayson
Deputies of a county clerk in rural Kentucky issued marriage licenses to four gay couples on Frid...
2015-09-04 18:06:50 -0500
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Total SA said coker operations were halted at the company's 225,500 barrel per day (bpd) Port Art...
2015-09-05 10:23:05 -0500
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The blaze was set around 3:30 a.m. local time and caused extensive damage to the front of the str...
2015-09-04 23:16:52 -0500
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FILE - In this April 24, 2007, file photo, a hearse carries the body of James Filiaggi from Southern Ohio Correctional Facility in Lucasville, Ohio, following his execution for killing his ex-wife in 1994. Two dozen death row inmates in Ohio now have scheduled execution dates, but the state has been unable so far to obtain lethal drugs used in past executions. (AP Photo/Scott Osborne, File)
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state now has two dozen condemned killers with firm execution dates, bu...
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