Karnes City Changed By The Eagle Ford

Residents Leaving $40,000/yr Overtime Jobs For $100,000/yr Oilfield Jobs
Karnes City - City Hall Building

City Hall in Karnes City, TX | Click to Enlarge

To say Karnes City has changed over the past few years is an understatement. The Houston Chronicle conducted an interview with a local farmer who owns the land where ConocoPhillips drilled its first Eagle Ford well.

Change started with the growth in oilfield jobs and booming royalty checks. Today, cash is being poured into the area. [Read more…]