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Section A: General News


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February 2, 2009 | 13,260 views | 83 comments

KICASTER (revised) -- A Kicaster man stabbed to death in a fight at the Kicaster Korner bar on F.M. 3432 Feb. 1 is Wilson County’s first murder victim for 2009.

Michael James Briones, 28, died of his injuries shortly before midnight, said Sheriff Joe D. Tackitt Jr. of the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office.

Arrested and charged with murder is Ronald Mahavier, 41, of Kicaster. As of Feb. 2, Tackitt said Mahavier was being held in the Wilson County Jail on $75,000 bond.

For more, read the Feb. 4 print edition of the Wilson County News.
 

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Starlight hater  
san antonio  
February 6, 2009 11:19am
 
STARLIGHT!!!!! GO to HELL I WAS THERE YOU IDIOT!!!!! I hope it eats Ronald inside that he took the life of a good man!!! I AM TRUELY SORRY FOR ALL THE FRIENDS AND FAMILY OF MIKE... & i am sorry for the family of Ronald as ... More ›

 
Kicaster Korner Supporter  
February 6, 2009 10:38am
 
She is right... all eye-witness accounts say that Ronald was injured after the stabbing. And I'm surprised people have forgotten that he had two friends with him. I wish it was not true and it's hard to believe that Ronald ... More ›

 
Lisa  
February 6, 2009 10:13am
 
MAHAVIER WAS INJURED AFTER HE KILLED BRIONES, NOT BEFORE, STARLIGHT. If you get nothing else right, get that straight. No one was beating him when he decided to kill a man, NO ONE. It was not self defense. And you can sit tight ... More ›

 
Kicaster Korner Supporter  
February 6, 2009 10:11am
 
Listen people, there are a lot of emotions out there. Mike and Ronald both had friends... I consider myself someone who used to be friends with both. But there are certain facts- Ronald DID have a bar tab. While many people ... More ›

 
Starlight  
February 6, 2009 9:56am
 
LOOK EVERYONE SO MANY OF YOU ARE READY TO THOUGH THE BOOK AT RONALD.... DO ANY OF YOU KNOW WHAT REALLY HAPPEN THAT NIGHT? NO.... LIKE MYSELF... BUT I DO KNOW THAT RONALD DID NOT HAVE A BAR TAB.. SOMEONE ELSE DID... HEY EVERYONE ... More ›

 
kim(family member)  
San Antonio  
February 6, 2009 6:53am
 
Old Local Let this sad situation happen to your family and let law take control of the situation and not do a damn thing about it!!!!! And lets see if you dont "Babble" on! I swear you people who dont know anything ... More ›

 
old local  
February 6, 2009 1:21am
 
To whomever accuses elected officials and they staff they hire/ and gossiping beer joint trash Cuss law enforcement and whomever else you want how many can actually say you voted in the last election or any other previous ... More ›

 
Pissed off  
Deep in the heart of texas  
February 5, 2009 11:26pm
 
starlight????? are you serious? You blame the victim and his family? Omg i dont know how you sleep at night!!! That man went into that house looking for a fight!!!!!! I dont blame his family at all!!!I BLAME HIM!!!!!!!!!!!!! ... More ›

 
Kim(familymember)  
San Antonio  
February 5, 2009 8:12pm
 
What is the difference in Bexar County and Wilson County? Let me tell you! Last night, in the news the same type of crime was commited in Bexar County, yet Bexar County man got a $200,000.00 bond and Wilson County Judge gives ... More ›

 
destiny  
wilson county  
February 5, 2009 7:44pm
 
yes... how sad it is that something so terrible has happened.Its not the first time nor will it be the last.It dont matter how many people state there opinions what is done is done. Every person has there own destiny.I speak ... More ›

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