Thursday, July 2, 2015
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search


Lost & Found

Have you seen Bear? Reward! Black Manx cat (no tail), shy, short legs, 9 years old, needs shots, missing since October, Tower Lake area. 210-635-7560.
Lost: Cow, black with white face, female, west of La Vernia, near 2831 FM 1346, weighs about 1000 lbs., she is a fence jumper. Anyone with information call 830-534-4675.

VideoFOUND . Chihuahua mix male. Near SS Water La Vernia. 512-550-1163.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Warning: While most advertisers are reputable, some are not. Unfortunately the Wilson County News cannot guarantee the products or services of those who buy advertising space in our pages. We urge our readers to use great care, and when in doubt, contact the San Antonio Better Business Bureau, 210-828-9441, BEFORE spending money. If you feel you have been the victim of fraud, contact the Consumer Protection Office of the Attorney General in Austin, 512-463-2070.
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 ›
Richardson Chevrolet homeRE/MAX homeTNMC

Section A: General News


Editorial: Thursday was one busy news day ... AG gets off easy!




E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story

About politics and other things
July 3, 2012 | 1,312 views | 8 comments

It’s a very big story because it is a very big deal, but the story about Attorney General Eric Holder was almost buried amidst the firestorm created by the Supreme Court’s decision on Obamacare. . . .

Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. The full article is available to Wilson County News subscribers only (if you receive the paper in the mail or if you have purchased an E-subscription). Subscribe today or purchase this issue (July 4, 2012) for $3.00. (If you are already a subscriber, simply sign in using the Login form in the upper right of this page.)
 

Your Opinions and Comments

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
July 5, 2012 9:09am
 
I am a bit bemused by the fact that no defender of the Attorney General has invoked one of the NRA's talking points which is "Guns don't kill people, people kill people."

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
July 5, 2012 7:39am
 
Well Simple Simon from SS does it again. Just a few of taxes listed in the health care bill are (l) an excise tax on medical devices (2) a tax on cadillac health care plans (3) a tax increase on medicare hospital insurance ... More ›

 
4 th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Springs  
July 4, 2012 10:24pm
 
Guess you didn't read the Supreme Court Verdict, did ya goofus? If the mandate is a tax, then the "fees" you mention also have to be a tax or they are all null and void. ##$$%%^^&&&&*#%^&
amp;&am ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
July 4, 2012 5:28pm
 
4th Gen Texan......Again you start typing before you engage your mind. There is approximately 20 different taxes in this bill that have not been characterized as a fee or a penalty. The mandate tax is just one small portion ... More ›

 
4 th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Springs  
July 4, 2012 5:07pm
 
"the 'uproar about taxes' on Obamacare"...Obama has NEVER said that it was a tax even when arguing in from of the Supreme Court. As a matter of fact he has repeatedly said that he would not raise taxes on the ... More ›

 
Elaine K.  
Floresville  
July 4, 2012 4:44pm
 
Prairie ... sounds within the realm of possibility. After all, Justice Roberts gave the example of installing energy-efficient windows or facing a tax ... what's next?

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
July 4, 2012 3:29pm
 
Just saw a cartoon on Townhall.com of a Chevy Volt dealership featuring Obama and Roberts as the salesmen with a large sign "Buy a Volt or pay a $2000.00 tax. LOL

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
July 4, 2012 2:54pm
 
I don't understand the sudden uproar over taxes in the Obama health care debacle because the mandate was designated as a tax by the Supreme Court. The mandate tax is small when compared to all the rest of the taxes embedded ... 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?

Section A: General News Archives


Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Corner Store grand opening is set for July 2 (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Court Update (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Crouch Memorial Bull Riding (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Dan Patrick weighs in on same-sex marriage decision (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Disabled veteran license plates available for widows (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Does the EPA control your stock tank? (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. East Central ISD decisions will save taxpayers millions (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Editorial: Changing the past to fundamentally transform America (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Editorial: Donald Trump tries to put his brand on GOP (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Editorial: Hillary and history: Best-known is not the same as best-qualified (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Event highlights seniors, vets, services July 17 (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. FELPS aims to improve reliability systemwide (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Floresville ISD adopts $39M budget (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Floresville keeps city manager, 'extravaganza' (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Free July training for business owners (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Guadalupe deputies hunt fugitive after bar fight near Seguin (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. H-E-B recalls burger buns (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. La Vernia approves $26M-plus budget (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Letter: Frightened aging bones (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Meeting Watch: Falls City City Council (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Miles Svoboda earns saddle in chute dogging event (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. New battalion commander recalls Floresville roots (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Nixon residents respond to shooting with prayer (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Parkside Homes wins planning and zoning approval (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Scam email: Pay up or die (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Skloss retires after four decades with Karnes Electric (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tanker, tow truck crash on U.S. 181 (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tour vintage aircraft at Stinson Municipal Airport (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Traps to avoid after graduation (July 1, 2015)