Karnes County Newswire

Karnes County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Karnes County, TX.

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  1. 10th Annual Six Shooter Junction golf tourney to be held SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Countywide

    All are welcomed to the Kenedy Chamber of Commerce's 10th annual Six Shooter Junction Golf Tournament. The scholarship golf tournament will be held on Saturday, Oct. 21, with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. and held at The Ranch Golf Club, formerly the Karnes County Country Club, located at 8824 Highway 181 in Kenedy.

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  2. Until Help Arrives' training slated for Oct. 15 at OKMHRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Countywide

    ... nice to know what to do and/or expect?" For more information, contact Stephanie Porter at 325-451-4723 or the Karnes County Extension Office at 830-780-3907.

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  3. Escondido Creek Parkway Project oversight committee approves design for construction drawingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Countywide

    ... donation for the amphitheater at the Escondido Creek Parkway is a perfect fit, because Truett served as a Karnes County Director on the San Antonio River Authority board from 1977-2002, and as modest as they were, Truett and Ann would be secretly ...

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  4. Commissioners agree to hire firm to investigate construction deficienciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | The Countywide

    Ashton Story spoke to Karnes County commissioners about October being Domestic Violence Awareness month during the commissioner's meeting back on Sept. 29 and a proclamation was issued.

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  5. Karnes City Halloween candy hand-outRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 14 | The Countywide

    The Karnes City Chamber of Commerce along with the Karnes County Sheriff's Office and the Karnes City Volunteer Fire Department will hand out candy downtown on Halloween. Businesses will be setting up all along the downtown sidewalks to hand out treats.

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  6. Karnes County SO books 15, Kenedy PD makes six arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 14 | The Countywide

    26 on charges of aggravated assault, failure to register as a sex offender. a Jimmy Lee Garza, 31, of Karnes City was arrested Sept.

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  7. 6-year-old boy shot in RungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | The Countywide

    ... afternoon after he was accidently shot. As of press time, his condition was unknown. A 911 call came into the Karnes County Sheriff's Office at 2:09 p.m. in regards to a shooting in the 1200 block of North Goliad Street in Runge. "A 17-year-old male ...

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  8. Otto Kaiser begins fundraiser and bra decorating contest, - Bras for a Cause'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | The Countywide

    ... survivors and fighters. Last year, almost $2,000 was raised and used for medical assistance grants made to Karnes County women fighting a cancer diagnosis. Groups that submit a bra for the contest, will have it posted on the hospital's Facebook page ...

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  9. Karnes County SO, Karnes City PD and Kenedy PD arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 9 | The Countywide

    26 on charges of aggravated assault and failure to register as a sex offender. a Jimmy Lee Garza, 31, of Karnes City was arrested Sept.

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  10. 2nd Annual Community Engagement Walk slated for Oct. 14 in Karnes CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 9 | The Countywide

    The 2nd Annual Community Engagement Walk will take place on Saturday, Oct. 14 beginning at 10 a.m. at the GEO Karnes County Correctional Center, which is located at 810 Commerce St. in Karnes City, and ending the Karnes City Park. "What started out as a tribute to our local law enforcement turned into a tribute and a way to honor our community," said organizer Brittany Machado.

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  11. Funds for stadium restroom, concession stand approved by Falls City ISD boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 7 | The Countywide

    ... workday due to Hurricane Harvey. a Rosemary Burkett was nominated and votes were cast for her to serve on the Karnes County Appraisal Board of Directors.

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  12. County deputy involved in scuffle during Kenedy synthetic marijuana raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | The Countywide

    Karnes County Sheriff Dwayne Villanueva poses with all the items that were confiscated during a drug raid in Kenedy on Friday morning. Collected at the scene was 35 grams of synthetic marijuana, two ounces of regular marijuana, $992 in U.S. currency, multiple electronic devices and drug paraphernalia.

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  13. Lions remain winless after losing on road to Three RiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | The Countywide

    ... Espinoza kicking the extra point afterward. This week, the Lions will have a unique match-up. While the other Karnes County teams have their bye week, Kenedy will travel to Lockhart to face the 0-4 Bartlett Bulldogs. Kenedy is the designated home ...

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  14. Mark Wills headlining 5th Annual Kenedy Grapewine Classic FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | The Countywide

    ... the Kenedy Chamber of Commerce's scholarship fund," noted Terwilliger. "From this fund, $18,000 was awarded to Karnes County youth last school year through avenues such as the Karnes County Youth Show, Kenedy High School scholarship recipients and ...

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  15. Karnes County SO, Kenedy PD make 12 arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 3 | The Countywide

    18 on charges of driving while intoxicated and possession of marijuana. a Daniel Camacho Jr., 38, of Goliad was arrested Sept.

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  16. Karnes County will join cities nationwide for - America's Night Out Against Crime'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 30 | The Countywide

    ... on Tuesday, Oct. 3 from 6 until 9 p.m. Complimentary food and drinks will be available while supplies last. KARNES COUNTY - Neighborhoods throughout Karnes County are being invited to join forces with thousands of communities nationwide for the ...

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  17. Record turnout for Lonesome Dove FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 30 | The Countywide

    ... and Lounge and Hartman Distributing. The inaugural Lonesome Dove Fest Car Show took place on Saturday at the Karnes County Youth Show Barn, and the "Elite 5" were, from left: D.R. Burnett of Smiley, Geary Hare standing in for Chris Mott of Victoria, ...

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  18. Drugs seized after motel raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | The Countywide

    Karnes County Sheriff's Department personnel seized over $2,500 worth of drugs and nearly $1,000 in cash during a drug raid at a local hotel on Thursday, Sept. 21. Aaron Michael Morales, 36, of Karnes City and Colorado, was arrested and charged with three separate counts.

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  19. Two home, away games to end September scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | The Countywide

    In last week's games, the Karnes County teams went 0-3 while Kenedy had its bye week. This week, a pair of home and away contests each will close out September.

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  20. Patriotic trekkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | The Countywide

    Karnes County resident Gable Tovar was walking with the United States of America flag on U.S. Highway 181 recently. He walked a total of 11.5 miles, ending at the Busy Beaver store in Falls City.

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