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FLORESVILLE -- City utility customers in Floresville received a little extra something with their recent water bills. Included in the envelope with the bills sent last week were inaugural copies of the city’s newsletter.

Volume 1, Issue 1 is reproduced below as a courtesy for readers. Penned by Councilman Sherry Martinez Castillo, the newsletter outlines various projects the city has accomplished or undertaken while Castillo has been on the council. She also offers appreciation for the “dedication, loyalty, and work ethic” of city staff members.

Castillo closes her two-page letter with an assurance that she is a “dedicated servant, making decisions to the best of my ability, led and directed by non-other [sic] than my principle centered beliefs. God is with me always.”

This newsletter can be viewed at wilsoncountynews.com; space also has been allocated on the city’s website, cityoffloresville.org.
 

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Airborne Trooper  
wilson cty  
August 3, 2012 12:36pm
 
What a joke this newsletter was. She is trying to promote herself as someone who has done great things for Floresville. She has done nothing but be a "yes Sir" woman to little d. She has done absolutely nothing ... More ›

 
BSP  
Floresville  
August 3, 2012 10:14am
 
This newsletter was very unprofessional and unbecoming of an elected official. She is not a figure I would want my daughter to look up to. Quite dismayed. I'd expect more professionalism, not snide remarks.

 
Jim Miller  
Floresville, TX  
August 2, 2012 3:07pm
 
Newsletter Volume 1, Issue 1, July 2012 Well it has only taken the City two years to publish a newsletter. Their website has stated that is coming soon for quite some time now. You would think that someone would have proof ... More ›

 
Senior Citizen  
Wilson County  
August 2, 2012 2:04pm
 
P.V.P., Better watch what you say or you may be banned from future meetings.

 
Publius Valerius Publicola  
Rome, Tx.  
August 2, 2012 1:59pm
 
Sorry about that outburst. But I really do not handle stupid people very well.

 
Publius Valerius Publicola  
Rome, Tx.  
August 2, 2012 1:57pm
 
Mrs. Castillo had banking experience, at least it is reported that she spent time in a bank. Then she, along with the rest of the brilliant mensa minds of the Floresville city council, allow FEDC to enter into an agreement to ... More ›

 
Wilson County Patriot  
Floresville, TX  
August 1, 2012 3:57pm
 
Mrs Castillo, Whose conscience are you trying to clear? Why I bet it is yours. You and the rest of City Council would earn respect from your constituents if you would just be honest, transparent ( no more secret meetings ... More ›

 
Mr. Tibbs  
Floresville  
August 1, 2012 3:48pm
 
HOW WAS IT PAID FOR ?

 
Nutbush  
City Limits  
August 1, 2012 2:15pm
 
Nauseating.

 
The Marcelina Muse  
Dry Tank, TX  
August 1, 2012 12:55pm
 
What an absolute joke! An insult to the intelligence of thinking taxpayers. Sounds like a propaganda sheet out of Berlin in the early 1940's. What a crock!

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