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Section A: General News


Eagle Ford drives county budget talks


Eagle Ford drives county budget talks
Wilson County Sheriff Joe D. Tackitt Jr. (from left) pleads with Wilson County Auditor Ray Wolff and commissioners Larry Wiley, Ricky Morales, Paul Pfeil, and Albert Gamez Jr. June 7 to allocate additional funds for more sheriff’s deputies in the 2013 fiscal year budget.


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June 13, 2012
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Wilson County, although on the edge of the oil and natural gas exploration activities associated with the Eagle Ford shale, is changing at a rapid pace. These changes were at the heart of the Wilson County Commissioners Court’s first fiscal year 2013 budget workshop June 7. . . .

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Its Me  
Over Here  
June 15, 2012 9:00pm
 
Scoggings all of you constables do nothing but mooch a free ride from the county at the taxpayers expense. I think the gravy train needs to come to an end for these guys and give the money where it will actually be put to good ... More ›

 
Eric  
Floresville  
June 13, 2012 10:34pm
 
Scoggins you asked to be elected knowing the job conditions if you didnt like the conditions why did you seek office? Be a man, do the job you asked for and quit whining, resign from office or don't run again. Simply put, we ... More ›

 
gotcha  
sa  
June 13, 2012 7:21pm
 
william r he was right. you do have more than one name on here. you still blame him and everybody else for not towing for the county anymore. well have fun with yourself

 
what tha  
floresville  
June 13, 2012 7:00pm
 
good luck on getting this budget approved go get a real job and stop sucking off us taxpayers

 
George Scoggins  
June 13, 2012 6:05pm
 
So that people do not have to go anywhere but here to see my request, I will post a copy here for them. It is a far cry from paying for 1 deputy let alone 2 or for a new car. I am not saying that the county doesn't need more ... More ›

 
thankful to be here  
floresville  
June 13, 2012 5:14pm
 
i forgot if you want to see what pct 3 constable budget is, go to his facebook site to view WOW for what hes asking for could pay 2 new deputies with a little left over to go toward a new patrol car . he runs his office out of ... More ›

 
thankful to be here  
floresville  
June 13, 2012 4:53pm
 
I still say use these lazy constables look at scoggins asking for raise so he can stay home and play facebook cop and chase bad guys. Commissioners and quinney do something about this asap to help out the sheriff. all you have ... More ›

 
Something else to say 2  
June 13, 2012 10:37am
 
Really, commissioners the Sheriff has to "plead" to get more patrol out there? That is ridiculous!! There should be no question as to why the county needs them. As more oil people (and people in general) move in; ... More ›

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