Wednesday, April 1, 2015
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search


Lost & Found

Lost: Large black dog with long hair, name is Lucky, 1 blue eye, has rabies tag, last seen on CR 329, Floresville. Any information call 830-391-2438.
Lost: Livestock in Floresville, Cinnamon Longhorn bull # 2, calf caramel color #24, cows - one white 23, white w/dots # 1. 210-724-5222. 

VideoLost: Huge male Siamese cat, from Hickory Hill off 539 since March 19, mostly inside cat, family is devastated. Call 830-947-9988 or call/text 830-534-0529 if found/seen. 
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Holiday Motors in Floresville is now hiring for salesman position, potential of making $80K plus yearly!! Call Dave at 210-287-4703.
The City of Falls City is taking applications for the City Clerk position. Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED, have experience with QuickBooks and Microsoft Word and Excel. This is a part time job of thirty hours a week. Salary is negotiable. Applications are available at City Hall located at 208 N. Irvin, Falls City, Texas. All applications are kept on file for two years. The City of Falls City is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos





Video Vault ›
WCN border security forum 10/30/14WCN printingWCN your news your way subscribe

Breaking News


Floresville officers nab six illegal immigrants




E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story

Wilson County News
April 5, 2012, 9:58am
3,524 views | 18 comments

FLORESVILLE -- Police here believe that as many as four illegal immigrants fled officers after a high-speed pursuit that ended at a ranch on the eastern edge of the city limits just before 11 p.m. April 4.

Sgt. Devin Keen of the Floresville Police Department said officers apprehended six illegal immigrants who were hiding in the bed of a green Ford F-150 underneath a hard-shell tonneau cover. This was after the driver and three passengers riding in the cab of the pickup ditched the vehicle in a pasture between G Street and Sunnyside Road in Floresville and fled on foot into the night.

A Texas Department of Public Safety helicopter was called in to assist officers in locating those who fled. As of 12:45 a.m., none were located. Those who were captured were transported to the Wilson County Jail where they awaited transfer into the custody of U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement officials.

For more, read the April 11 print edition of the Wilson County News.
 

Your Opinions and Comments

 
A-10  
Wilson County  
April 11, 2012 1:14pm
 
And now we learn they are Hondurans, not Mexicans.

 
Rock'n chair Rambler  
Over Taxed, TX  
April 10, 2012 3:16pm
 
No no no, Publius. It's now: "creative self transportation capable foreign commerce entrepreneurs".

 
Publius Valerius Publicola  
Rome, Tx.  
April 10, 2012 10:30am
 
First it was "illegal immigrants" then "undocumented immigrants" and the final try is just "immigrants'. The people we are talking about are foreign nationals, who entered Our Country illegally ... More ›

 
Senior Citizen  
Wilson County  
April 8, 2012 9:35pm
 
Why a high-speed chase? Because the damn smuggler didn't want to get caught. He could care less about the poor fellows in the bed of the truck. And, of course, he gets away and takes all the money with him.

 
Rock'n chair Rambler  
Over Taxed, TX  
April 8, 2012 6:53pm
 
"these guys that were just caught are the ones that don't show up to work drunk, high and they don't call in sick every Monday with a hangover." Well, looks like these guys won't be showing up to work at all. ... More ›

 
John Doe  
Floresville, TX  
April 8, 2012 10:59am
 
Well put T-Bone

 
A-10  
Wilson County  
April 7, 2012 10:14am
 
Rock'n, they must be in jail since we taxpayers shell out $250 million a year to incarcerate and provide medical services for them.

 
same ole sh*t  
floresville  
April 7, 2012 9:55am
 
why not have the wilson county constables chase after these aliens at least it would give em something to do.

 
Rock'n chair Rambler  
Over Taxed, TX  
April 7, 2012 6:26am
 
"Texas has identified a total of 88,080 unique criminal alien defendants in Texas" Why are they still here and/or not in jail?

 
A-10  
Wilson County  
April 6, 2012 7:04pm
 
This past September DPS released data on criminal aliens in Texas. From October 2008 to August 2011, Texas has identified a total of 88,080 unique criminal alien defendants in Texas. These defendents are responsible for 344,398 ... 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


Southern Electric
Connally Memorial MC breaking news banner
Voncille Bielefeld homeHeavenly Touch homeChester WilsonTriple R DC ExpertsAllstate & McBride RealtySacred Heart School

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