Friday, July 31, 2015
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search


Lost & Found


VideoLost female longhair chihuahua that had been trimmed. Near 3rd and hwy 97 floresville. Pls call jeri 409 781 3191 Miss her very much.
Lost Bull registered Black Angus last seen Eagle Creek, Oakfields area, south of 775 July 20th. 214 freeze branded left hip & tattooed in ears. Green eartag.Larry Smith 210 557-9201
Found: Horse by F.M. 2579 and C.R. 126, Floresville. Call 818-416-3372 to describe.
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.
Service Technician Assistant. Job description: Assist technician in propane tank installation, gas piping, shop work and repairs. Paid training, paid uniform, family insurance (medical and dental), paid holidays and vacation. Will need to pass a physical, background check, and drug/alcohol test. Must be willing to obtain a CDL license in the future for backup driver position. Call Kathleen, 830-393-2533, Smith Gas Company.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos





Video Vault ›
You’ve been granted free access to this subscribers only article.

Sports


Moses Rymers to play for Mary Hardin-Baylor


Moses Rymers to play for Mary Hardin-Baylor
East Central safety Moses Rymers signs his letter of intent to attend school and play football for the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor in Belton. Rymers is joined by (back, from left) Head Football Coach and Athletic Director Robert Walker, Defensive Coordinator Brad Milam, Coach Robert Johnson, Principal Roland Toscano, and (seated) his father, Gabriel Rymers.


E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story

Wilson County News
April 19, 2011
2,973 views
Post a comment

When he picked off a pass in the fourth quarter and returned it for a touchdown to give his team the lead and eventual win over Southwest last October, East Central senior Moses Rymers celebrated one of the greatest games of his career. It was a special night for many reasons, and for the Hornets, it was a win that led to a district title. Now, Rymers is celebrating once again, as he accepts an offer to attend school and play football for the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (UMHB) in Belton.

Rymers has earned several honors over the years, and has excelled in the classroom as much as he has on the football field. He is an all-district athlete, was named the Right Guard Player of the Week for his game against Southwest, and has been a member of the gifted and talented program at East Central for years. It is that combination of athletic talent and intellect that has brought Rymers success at East Central, and it is the same combination that will make him a success in college.

While Rymers eventually decided on the UMHB, he did consider Texas Lutheran University, Texas State University, and Texas A&M University-Kingsville. Rymers said he liked the campus in Belton, was impressed with the football program and coaches, and also liked that it was a Christian university. He also believes he will receive an excellent education there.

Rymers’ plan is to major in engineering, but he is also interested in business administration. After signing, Rymers spoke just as much about the academics of UMHB as he did the athletics -- something that came as no surprise to his coaches and teachers.

“Moses is a brainiac,” said Coach Robyn Wunderlich, who had Rymers in one of her classes. “He probably could have taught the class himself.”

“He is a smart young man, and is a really hard worker,” said Head Football Coach Robert Walker. “He deserves this and he will do well up there.”

While Rymers begins to shift his focus from high school to college, he said he knows what he is leaving behind. He said he would miss the “brotherhood” he shared with his teammates during the season, and everyone at East Central. He is looking forward to playing at the next level, though, and of course, for his opportunity to earn a degree.

Rymers gave thanks to everyone who helped him; he thanked God, and he thanked his parents, Gabriel and Virginia, for all they have done.

While Virginia was unable to attend the signing, Gabriel was there.

“I’m proud,” Gabriel said. “He worked hard to accomplish what he did. He is a great kid. I’m just really proud of him.”
 

Your Opinions and Comments


Be the first to comment on this story!


You must be logged in to post a comment.




Not a subscriber?
Subscriber, but no password?
Forgot password?

Sports Archives


WCN Football Report
WCN Sports Report SPTS
WCN Volleyball Report
WCN Sports Notice sports
Drama KidsHeavenly Touch homeTriple R DC ExpertsAllstate & McBride Realtyauto chooserVoncille Bielefeld home

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