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Lost: Female German Shepherd, Aug. 13, Oak Hollow and Hwy. 87, La Vernia, mostly black with tan on legs, white on chest. Reward for safe return, call 210-296-1183.

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Recall petition seeks to oust Floresville mayor, entire council




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Wilson County News
December 5, 2011, 3:49pm
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FLORESVILLE -- An effort to recall Floresville Mayor Daniel Tejada and councilmen Jesse Christopher Flores, Mario Morones, Sherry Martinez Castillo, John W. Guerrero, and Johnnie R. Gomez officially has begun, as a recall petition hit the streets Dec. 5.

This petition, organized by Floresville businessman Jim Miller and others, alleges “specific acts and omissions while in office,” specifically, the approval of the 2012 fiscal year budget Aug. 25. The Wilson County News has published several articles challenging the validity of figures contained within the budget, specifically as they relate to actual sales-tax proceeds received from the state comptroller’s office.

Miller invites anyone with questions to contact him at 830-534-5251, or via the “Recall Them All” page on Facebook.

For more, read the Dec. 7 print edition of the Wilson County News.
 

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Jim Miller  
Floresville, TX  
December 27, 2011 11:20am
 
TOWN HALL MEETING This Thursday (12/29)@ Jack's Cafe 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m We will have all the City's Budget, Budget Worksheets, and Audits on display for the general public to review. You will be able to see the numbers ... More ›

 
Airborne Trooper  
wilson cty  
December 27, 2011 4:57am
 
Ok Alvin I hope what your doing works. People in this town need to realize what this really means and what this Mayor and council are doing to this city. I have to say I watched the video ad it all seemed scripted. Mrs Castillo ... More ›

 
Alvin Charmaine  
December 24, 2011 2:17pm
 
Airborn. Actually i try to be contrarian on this thread and similar ones with hopes that it will smack people in the face and out of complacency. In all honesty, Mr Miller has done a really good thing and the people of Floresville ... More ›

 
Jim Miller  
Floresville, TX  
December 24, 2011 11:11am
 
San Antonio Business Journal, Friday December 23, 2011, 12:59 p.m. CST This article was posted on the San Antonio Business Journal’s web site in less than an hour after the Mayor’s “news release” was sent out to all the media ... More ›

 
Airborne Trooper  
wilson cty  
December 23, 2011 8:39pm
 
Alvin you make some pretty good comments on other blogs but on this one your just a joke. Is your last name Tejada? Save your jokes for something else. There are real citizens here that want and deserve honest answers from ... More ›

 
Alvin Charmaine  
December 23, 2011 6:44pm
 
A glitch. There you have it. Its just a simple software issue. You can all run along now. Good to see this has all come to a happy ending.

 
Connect the Dots  
Floresville  
December 23, 2011 6:37pm
 
A computer glitch? How'd that get by a bunch of cpas, city financial staff, and the comptroller? And how exactly does a glitch excuse the way citizens have been treated at council meetings, the criminal activity and the civic ... More ›

 
One Voice  
Floresville  
December 23, 2011 5:29pm
 
To add to your comments Trooper - I don't understand why the council HIRED (with taxpayers money) a publicity and marketing firm???? What is the council marketing? Publicity? What is the council publicizing? What does ... More ›

 
Nannette Kilbey-Smith, Editor  
Floresville  
December 23, 2011 3:49pm
 
As the Wilson County News prepared for early printing today, a press release was received from GRE Creative Communications, a publicity and marketing firm in San Antonio, on behalf of Floresville Mayor Daniel Tejada. The mayor ... More ›

 
Alvin Charmaine  
December 23, 2011 11:26am
 
I feel intimidated by the Justice Department.

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