Friday, September 30, 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: White Poodle mix, "Dillon," white curly hair, Sutherland Springs area, he has been missing since the beginning of August. 210-219-7963.
*Includes FREE photo online! mywcn.com/lostandfound
Lost: Heart charm bracelet, necklace with arrow and heart, crown ring, and heart knot ring, all pieces are silver, lost at LV Light It Up ceremony. Please call Sheri, 210-833-8377.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Class “C” Water Operator. McCoy Water Supply Corporation is seeking a full time Water Operator to join our team.  We are seeking candidates with a Texas Class “C” Water Operator’s License. Skill sets regarding safety, construction and heavy equipment operation is a must. In addition to competitive pay, the Corporation provides excellent employee benefits. Applications can be obtained on line at mccoywsc.com or at our Business Office located at 2125 FM 541 in McCoy, Texas. For more information, call 830-569-5575.
Carpenter's helper, will train, 30-40 hours per week. Call John 210-325-5929.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos





Video Vault ›
City Base PlumbingShowcasePursch with auto package

Breaking News


Passersby find alligator in Floresville


Passersby find alligator in Floresville
WILLIAM J. GIBBS JR.


E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story

Wilson County News
September 23, 2011, 4:37pm
4,709 views
10 comments

An alligator eludes the first attempt at capture by a game warden and some brave residents Sept. 22. The reptile, which measured more than 4 feet long, was found by passersby on a dusk walk at the corner of E and Second streets in Floresville.



 

Your Opinions and Comments

 
Rabble Rouser Extraordinaire  
Adkins, TX  
September 29, 2011 11:13am
 
[True Story] Seen a movie not long ago about a small town that captured a baby gater...it all went downhill when mama gater came to town...she started by tearing down the courthouse and worked her way out from there...the ending ... More ›

 
Senior Citizen  
Wilson County  
September 27, 2011 10:02pm
 
Maybe Texas can get some Stimulus funds to help capture renegade alligators.

 
Rock'n chair Rambler  
Over Taxed, TX  
September 26, 2011 6:44pm
 
"'gubmint 'intrudin in its "bidniz"..... " OK, "gubmint man", just what freaking part of $14.7 trillion in national debt don't you understand? You moron. It's dumb F***s like you ... More ›

 
Rod Stiffington  
September 24, 2011 3:29pm
 
I know! Let's put the gator on Social Security and Medicare! That way it can join the the Tea Party and complain about 'gubmint 'intrudin in its "bidniz".....

 
Country Chick  
Floresville, TX  
September 24, 2011 3:02pm
 
Sam Eagle you're too funny!

 
Gregory L Williams  
Floresville, TX  
September 24, 2011 10:39am
 
How could that have gotten there? Did someone release it or is there somewhere close by that he could have lived?

 
Senior Citizen  
Wilson County  
September 24, 2011 10:36am
 
So where are the momma gater and the papa gater???

 
Rock'n chair Rambler  
Over Taxed, TX  
September 23, 2011 8:18pm
 
Not to mention a few less children....

 
Sam Eagle  
Muppet Land  
September 23, 2011 5:00pm
 
They should have left it there. That way, Floresville would have a low-cost, animal-control solution. The gator would see to it that the town would have a few less stray chihuahuas and feral cats to worry about!

 
Elaine K.  
Floresville  
September 23, 2011 4:48pm
 
And all I've been worried about on my early morning walks in the dark are skunks!

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


Southern Electric
WCN Citizens Forum 5/28/15
Malcolm's Custom Welding
Heavenly Touch homeAllstate & McBride RealtyVoncille Bielefeld homeFriesenhahn Custom WeldingTriple R DC Experts

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