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Grill dreams do come true: JZ Smokehouse Bar-B-Q opens in Runge
RUNGE – When a golden opportunity presents itself, you don’t think twice before you take it and run without looking back. Jimmie Zapata did just that by turning his dream into a reality. The doors ...
Jul 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Karnes City Lodge hosting free outdoor ‘Movie night’
A Family Movie Night featuring the movie, “Up” is planned for Saturday, July 25, at 8 p.m. at the Karnes City Lodge. The Karnes City Lodge is located at 309 U.S. Highway 181 in Karnes City. Admissi...
Jul 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 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 ...
Jul 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Falls City kids compete in 7 on 7 football
Falls City’s Connor Dziuk and Dayton Jaskinia compete in a 7-on-7 football tournament in a game against Abilene-Wylie last week. Although it was the first year for Falls City to compete, the team w...
Jul 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mold concerns lead to evacuation of sheriff’s, justice of the peace offices
KARNES CITY – Conditions at a building housing offices for Karnes County workers have deteriorated to the point that evacuation of county workers became necessary to ensure the health of county emp...
Jul 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Karnes City man’s body pulled from San Antonio River
GOLIAD COUNTY – The body of a Karnes City man was pulled from the San Antonio River at a location near the Karnes-Goliad County line at the end of missing persons case investigated by the Karnes Ci...
Jul 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Three injured in rollover crash near Hobson
by Joe Baker
Jul 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Three people were transported to Otto Kaiser Memorial Hospital for injuries sustained in a one-vehicle rollover accident that happened near Hobson on Thursday evening, July 16. According to informa...
Latest oil and gas updates
Jul 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 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 ...
TexStar breaks ground on new building
Jul 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Pictured here are directors and staff of the TexStar Federal Credit Union during the ground-breaking ceremony last week for TexStar’s new facility located on U.S. Highway 181 in the Signor Developm...
County clerk’s office ready to issue same-sex marriage licenses
by Joe Baker
Jul 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES CITY – The U.S. Supreme Court’s same-sex marriage ruling on June 26 requires all states to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples and recognize same-sex marriages in other jurisdictions...
County attorney sees ‘big ticket’ legal costs ahead in upcoming year
by Joe Baker
Jul 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES CITY – County Attorney Herb Hancock prepared county officials for the possibility of expensive legal costs, as well as expensive software conversion costs in the next fiscal year. Hancock de...
Grand jury indicts 2 for killing of Kenedy teen
by Joe Baker
Jul 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES CITY – Two teenage men were indicted on a charge of murder by a Karnes County grand jury on June 26. Michaelraie Gonzales, 18 and Frederick Perez, 18, were indicted in connection with the ki...

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Boy Scouts stand on stage with a U.S. flag during the Pledge of Allegiance to begin the inaugural Freedom Summit meeting for conservative speakers in Manchester
By Marice Richter DALLAS (Reuters) - The Boy Scouts of America lifted its outright ban on openly ...
2015-07-27 22:55:01 -0500
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James Holmes sits in court for an advisement hearing at the Arapahoe County Justice Center in Centennial
By Keith Coffman DENVER (Reuters) - The younger sister of Colorado movie massacre gunman James Ho...
2015-07-27 17:22:10 -0500
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(Reuters) - Four people were killed when a small plane crashed in a field in western Wisconsin an...
2015-07-28 03:27:34 -0500
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NEW YORK (AP) — Jeanene Worrell-Breeden had what she called a dream job running a public school l...
2015-07-28 05:09:34 -0500
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