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Local girls basketball select-team concludes successful season
They have played together for many summers as little girls, but for several seniors, the conclusion of summer league basketball marks the “first of the lasts” of high school sports. Peggy Hosek’s R...
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Rummage sale Aug. 2
The 2014 All American Highsteppers will be putting on a Rummage sale to help raise funds to travel to New York City for the 2014 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade and the Capital One Bowl in Florida. ...
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Crime Stoppers offers summer tip
Representatives of the Karnes County Crime Stoppers organization are offering a tip to the public to help prevent crime. Summer time is here and that means hot weather. If you have an AC window uni...
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Fire at H-E-B
Joe Baker photo A pair of Kenedy volunteer firefighters suits up to fight a fire reported in a compressor inside the H-E-B store in Kenedy Monday morning.
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Having fun isn’t hard with a Runge Public Library card
By Peggy J. Hailey It's official: our Fizz! Boom! Read! Summer Reading Program is over. The last books have been turned in, the final prizes chosen, and the last piece of celebratory pizza has been...
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Karnes County Extension 4-H Column
ACHIEVEMENT NIGHT Thursday, July 24 at 6 p.m. at the Panna Maria Diner. RSVP By July 22. COUNTY COUNCIL MEETING July 24 at 10 a.m. at The Panna Maria Diner. Last year’s and new years officers and m...
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A Fizz! Boom! Big Finish at the Runge Public Library
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By Peggy J. Hailey On Thursday Bob Hansler returned to the Runge Public Library to talk about horses and his time using horses doing rescue work. He talked about why they use horses for work like t...
Kenedy 9 and 10-year-old All Stars finish in second place
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Pictured here are members of the Kenedy 9 and 10-year-old All Stars who finished in second place in the District 27 Area I 9-10 BB tournament held in Kenedy.Back row, from left, are Coaches Sonny B...
Kenedy 4B final camps set
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Kenedy 4B turns it’s focus to volleyball and football during the last week of July for 2014. The volleyball summer camp is scheduled for Monday, July 28 thru Friday, August 1, 2014. Coach Alvin Mum...
Karnes City Chamber Chatter
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By: Kourtney Green We’ve been busy here at the chamber making preparations for our upcoming events. We are excited about our monthly Market Days, which is held the second Saturday of every month fr...
Book sale ending soon at the Falls City Library
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The Falls City Library would like to remind everyone that there are still a lot of books and DVDs for sale at the library. There are children and adult fiction and non-fiction books and most are in...
RHS band summer practices
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Summer band practice for the Runge High School Band will start Monday, Aug. 4 through Aug. 22. 8th grade will practice from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. High school woodwinds will practice from 1 to 2:30 p.m...

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U.S. President Obama disembarks from Air Force One as he arrives at Los Angeles International Airport
By Steve Holland and Jeff Mason WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama urged the leaders o...
2014-07-25 17:00:58 -0500
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A Customs and Border Protection vehicle patrols near the Rio Grande along the U.S.-Mexico border near Mission
By Marice Richter DALLAS (Reuters) - Texas has launched a law enforcement surge to crack down on ...
2014-07-25 17:58:04 -0500
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By Zachary Fagenson MIAMI (Reuters) - A state judge struck down Florida's gay marriage ban on Fri...
2014-07-25 18:58:22 -0500
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(Reuters) - Two U.S. F16 fighter jets were scrambled to escort a Panama City-bound flight from Ca...
2014-07-25 19:55:08 -0500
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