Friday, October 28, 2016
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search

Preview the Paper Preview the Paper

Preview this week's Paper
A limited number of pages are displayed in this preview.
Preview this Week’s Issue ›
Subscribe Today ›

Lost & Found

Lost: Black Angus calf, between C.R. 331 and C.R. 304 in Floresville, last seen headed towards Terrance and C.R. 304 from C.R. 331. Call Frasier, 830-391-3435.
Lost Huawei phone, black phone case with stickers. Lost at LaVernia park 10-22-16 @ 7:00 and 7:30 pm. If found, call 830-216-0493, for Fred or Krista.

Video"Mama" has been missing since Sunday evening, Oct. 16 at Countryside Apartments. Cat picture is online. If someone decided to keep her, please let us know at least. Thanks. 830-391-2153.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

*Fair Housing notice. All help wanted advertising in this newspaper is subject to the Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise "any preference limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, or national origin, or an intention, to make any such preference limitation or discrimination." This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for help wanted ads, which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis.
Come be a part of our Growing team *Titling Clerk needed *Experience preferred but willing to train the right candidate * General office skills * Accounting experience helpful * Benefits available * Salary based on experience Apply online at (go to about us and click on employment link) Price Chevrolet 2035 W. Oaklawn Pleasanton TX 78064
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos

Video Vault ›
Pursch with auto packageShowcaseCity Base Plumbing

Breaking News

$10,000 reward offered for capture of Valley man added to Texas Most Wanted List

$10,000 reward offered for capture of Valley man added to Texas Most Wanted List
Abel Barrera

E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story
Texas Department of Public Safety
January 4, 2011, 10:32am

The Texas Crime Stoppers program is offering a $10,000 cash reward for information leading to the arrest of Abel Barrera, 35, who was last seen in Rio Grande City.

Barrera is a member of the Texas Mexican Mafia gang. His criminal history includes convictions for burglary of a habitation to commit other felony, aggravated possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana, manufacture/delivery of a controlled substance, evading arrest/detention and deadly conduct. BARRERA is currently wanted by the Texas Pardons and Parole Board for a parole violation.

To find out more about Barrera, please see his DPS Most Wanted poster:

Texas Crime Stoppers offers rewards to any person who provides information that leads to the arrest of one of the 10 Most Wanted Fugitives. Anyone with information can provide anonymous tips in three different ways:

· Call the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-252-TIPS (8477).
· Text the letters DPS--followed by your tip--to 274637 (CRIMES) from your cell phone.
· Submit a tip through the DPS website by selecting the fugitive you have information about, and then clicking on the link under their picture to submit a web tip.

All calls, texts or emails are anonymous.

For more information on specific fugitives or the crimes they are accused of, please contact the local police agency in the area where the fugitive was last seen.

DPS investigators work with local law enforcement agencies to select fugitives to be featured on the Texas Top 10 Most Wanted list. You can find the current list--with photos--on the DPS website at The list is updated as needed.

Your Opinions and Comments

January 25, 2011 4:56pm
Stands to reason a slovenly pig like that couldn't manage himself very well "on the run"

Lovin' LV  
January 5, 2011 4:54pm
That is great!!!!

William J. Gibbs Jr.  
January 5, 2011 4:05pm
Today, we received the following update from the Texas Department of Public Safety: Abel Barrera, 35, was arrested at the Las Brisas Apartments in Rio Grande City Tuesday evening by the DPS Criminal Investigations Division,... 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?

Breaking News Archives

Malcolm's Custom Welding
WCN Citizens Forum 5/28/15
Southern Electric
Triple R DC ExpertsVoncille Bielefeld homeAllstate & McBride RealtyHeavenly Touch homeFriesenhahn Custom Welding

  Copyright © 2007-2016 Wilson County News. All rights reserved. Web development by Drewa Designs.