Friday, October 9, 2015
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search

Lost & Found

VideoLOST KITTY: Nannette Kilbey-Smith's family's 5-month-old little kitten, Jack. Disappeared last night from house on Oak Hill Road. No collar. Text/call 210-823-4518
Missing: Male Chihuahua, black/gray/white, named Spy, possibly missing from F.M. 775 around Vintage Oaks Subdivision and Woodlands area, Sat., Sept. 26 about 10 p.m. 830-391-5055. 
Found: 2 brindle cows, on Sept. 12, at the end of La Gura Rd. in South Bexar County, located between South Loop 1604 and the San Antonio River, Gillett Rd. on east and Schultz Rd. on the west. Call after 8 p.m., 210-310-9206.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Cricket Wireless is now hiring in Floresville, excellent hourly pay plus commission. We provide a professional work environment where you can grow and learn. Apply at 602 10th St. or call Cassandra at 210-758-7081,
Journeyman electrician and apprentice electrician needed, experience necessary. Call Sralla Electric at 210-885-4101.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos

Video Vault ›

Wilson County History

Celebrate with Wilson County Sept. 25

E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story

The author of this entry is responsible for this content, which is not edited by the Wilson County News or
September 7, 2010 | 3,400 views | 1 comment

In 1960, Wilson County celebrated its 100th birthday with great fanfare. As the centennial year drew to a close, the county interred a time capsule under the Wilson County Courthouse lawn, not to see the light of day again for 50 years. Inside were placed mementos of the celebration, newspapers of the day, and letters from hopeful county residents and dignitaries to residents of the future.

That future is now. Wilson County has been celebrating its 150th birthday all this year, and is bringing its birthday celebrations to a close. Be a part of history and join current dignitaries, county officials, local Boy Scouts, the sesquicentennial committee, and other residents Saturday, Sept. 25, from 10 a.m. to noon on the courthouse lawn. The old time capsule will be unearthed; a new one will replace it. The county turns 150 only once. Be there on the square!
‹ Previous Blog Entry

Your Opinions and Comments

Sara Canady  
Floresville, TX  
September 9, 2010 11:27pm
Remember to write and bring a letter, in an envelope, to be buried in the new capsule. I'm writing a personal letter to each of my children, who in the year 2060 will be ages 60, 62, 68 and 70 years old when the capsule is ... More ›

Share your comment or opinion on this story!

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Not a subscriber?
Subscriber, but no password?
Forgot password?
Wilson County History logo/header
Wilson County History WC Historical Society
Wilson County History LV Hist Assoc
Wilson County History LABEL books
Wilson County History sesqui book preview online
Wilson County History BOOK centennial
Wilson County History sesquicentennial purchase
Wilson County History BOOK historical markers
Wilson County History BOOK 44th reunion brigade
Wilson County History LABEL history links
Wilson County History wheeler research-bio/links
Wilson County History LINK judges reception
Wilson County History LINK
Wilson County History wheeler graves
Wilson County History LINK Sesqui events
auto chooserTriple R DC ExpertsVoncille Bielefeld homeHeavenly Touch homeDrama KidsAllstate & McBride Realty

  Copyright © 2007-2015 Wilson County News. All rights reserved. Web development by Drewa Designs.