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Letter to the Editor: Post election watching
Editor: Watching the post-election demonstrations, guess what I saw? In many cities, I saw Mexicans that were not rapists nor criminals; I saw some veterans that were captured; I saw some women; I ...
Nov 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letters to the Editor
I again enjoy reading the paper Editor: I want to mention that after a long period of negativity in the Countywide, I again enjoy reading the paper. Thank you for being a positive influence in the ...
Nov 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letters to the Editor
Facts or opinions? Editor: Citizens of the 81st Judicial District: please do not let poor journalism affect your vote in the upcoming District Attorney’s race. Anyone who attended Falls City High S...
Nov 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Karnes City ISD Superintendent Column: A trio of services
KARNES CITY – During the months of October and November, Karnes City ISD is recognizing three of its departments whose services provide critical support to the needs of KCISD students and staff. La...
Oct 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letter to the Editor: Military Appreciation Day
Editor, teachers and Beaver Nation: Military Appreciation Day is any event intended to express appreciation for men and women currently (and sometimes formerly) in military service. A particular “M...
Oct 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letter to the Editor: Impressed Wal-Mart customer
Editor: When I was exiting Wal-Mart Thursday afternoon, a Kenedy school bus waited for me to cross the lane. Suddenly, several young men, seven I think, (it happened so quickly) were behind me aski...
Oct 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kneeling stands up for what?
by Cletus Bianchi
Oct 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Okay, let’s kick-off that conversation some NFL players and other athletes have suggested. They have garnered national attention for themselves by kneeling during the national anthem, protesting op...
Letter to the Editor: Only what God says matters
by Judy Berry
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Much has been said about the front-page article dated June 29 concerning the first gay marriage license issued in Karnes County. However, it does not make any difference what anyone says, b...
Letter to the Editor: Judge not
by Justin Szalwinski Sr.
Jul 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: First of all, I want to thank you and your staff for printing my articles for over 15 years. Second, thank you to the numerous persons, even out of state, who have favorably commented on my...
Letter to the Editor: School salvage shouldn’t have been permitted
by Jerome P. Hoog Executive Vice President, Bartlett Cocke General Contractors
Jul 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: On Thursday, June 16, several members of the public entered the demolition site for the Falls City Independent School District facilities and removed various salvage items from the site. Th...
Pets need shelter in storms
May 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: It breaks my heart to hear dogs barking and howling in the rain storm last week. Thunder, lightning scare them too. Please get them shelter. If you don’t want them anymore give them to the ...
KC annexation plan is a bad idea
May 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: On April 28, I attended the second meeting at City Hall in Karnes City to determine the annexation of homes on State Highways 80 and 123. During that meeting I was appalled to hear a counci...
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A firefighter watches from the roof at the scene of the fatal warehouse fire in Oakland, California
Authorities in Oakland, California, said on Tuesday they had identified all but one of the 36 vic...
2016-12-06 21:40:36 -0600
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U.S. President-elect Donald Trump speaks at a USA Thank You Tour event at Crown Coliseum in Fayetteville, North Carolina
By Steve Holland FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (Reuters) - President-elect Donald Trump laid out a U.S. mili...
2016-12-06 20:16:42 -0600
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White nationalist leader Richard Spencer of the National Policy Institute speaks on campus at an event not sanctioned by the school, at Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas
Texas A&M University students and activists protested against a speech on Tuesday by white nation...
2016-12-06 22:36:10 -0600
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A commuter has his bag checked by a Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputy at the Universal City Red Line station in Los Angeles on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016. Heavily armed sheriff's deputies are guarding the station and other parts of Los Angeles County's transit system following a threat, which the FBI says specified the attack would occur Tuesday. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The FBI said Tuesday it found no evidence that a bomb threat which prompted he...
2016-12-07 02:33:02 -0600
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