Saturday, April 18, 2015
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search


Lost & Found

Lost: Siamese cat, chocolate point male, Wildrose Lane off Hwy. 123, Stockdale. Reward! Please call 830-996-3069.

VideoLost: Tan and white Pit/Boxer mix, scar on left leg, black snout with indentation, her  name is Dixie, last seen near CR 331, Floresville. Reward! Call 830-393-7178.

VideoFound Dog off of 775. Very sweet dog. Please contact me if this is your dog. 830-391-7955
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Hiring for part-time group home direct care, must be at least 18 years of age, have current drivers license, work flexible hours, able to work hours scheduled during the week and weekends, have experience working with person with Intellectual Development Disabilities (IDD), duties include light housekeeping and meal preparation, able to lift 50 lbs., follow medical instructions, and other duties as assigned. Call 210-293-0193.
Caraway Ford in Nixon is looking to hire a Ford certified diesel Tech, great pay and benefits! Give Kevin a call today 830-582-2511. 
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos





Video Vault ›
RE/MAX homeTNMCRichardson Chevrolet home

Section A: General News


Suspect in ’11 shootout heads for Aug. 27 trial date




E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story

Wilson County News
August 22, 2012 | 1,015 views | 7 comments

Steven Edward Cole, 50, who is charged with five counts of aggravated assault against a public servant for his alleged role in a Jan. 15, 2011, shootout with area law-enforcement personnel, soon will face a trial by a jury of his peers. . . .

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 (August 22, 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

 
TTANBTT  
Floresville, Tx  
August 25, 2012 11:56pm
 
I agree with you Eric. Will Gibbs has pointed out that this man has not been "proven guilty." I also agree that Will Gibbs does/is careful to point out certain things. He has also reported very clearly that the officers ... More ›

 
Eric  
Floresville  
August 25, 2012 11:29pm
 
Excuse me but the title contains the word "Suspect" the Words "trial date" then it reads he is "charged" the phrase " for his alleged role" appears very soon afterwards. This is ... More ›

 
TTANBTT  
Floresville, Tx  
August 25, 2012 10:34pm
 
Tyra; I believe that Mr. Gibbs previously reported that the officers were not injured and refused to be transported to the hospital. See, http://www.wilsoncountynews.com/article.php?id=32897&n=breaking-news-officers-return-fire-at-gunman I ... More ›

 
Tyra  
FloTown  
August 25, 2012 9:47am
 
TTANBTT - I do not have personal experience in this matter. And I was not there, but I do know the two FPD officers that were there. What other part of the story do you want told? He had a gun and shot at officers for no reason ... More ›

 
TTANBTT  
Floresville, Tx  
August 25, 2012 5:07am
 
Tyra~ I guess you speak from personal exprience? Or were you there? After all, a person is innocent until PROVEN guilty. I just find it funny how easy people put their two cents in and are both the Judge and Jury, when ... More ›

 
Tyra  
FloTown  
August 24, 2012 8:53pm
 
Another point of view? Really? These officers risked their lives because of a stupid person wanting shoot at them. I hope they lock him up for the rest of his life! He deserves no less. Just make sure if the Judge is ... More ›

 
TTANBTT  
Floresville, Tx  
August 24, 2012 6:06pm
 
Mr. Gibbs; It would be great to see you present a different point of view other than the Officers. It appears that you are plugging a Police Department. Let's hear a different point of view other than theirs. Remember, ... 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. 4-H Recycling event April 18 (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Affordable Care Act and tax return (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Award available for cancer survivors (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Baptist Health Foundation invites grant letters for funding (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Beware calling VA, GI Bill centers (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Bicycle Trek will honor law officers (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Career Centers extend business hours (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. City of La Vernia celebrates new well (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Commissioners modify rules, set policy, make appointments (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Confederate group to meet (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Editorial: Do elections still matter? (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Editorial: The good, the bad, and the ugly about Ms. Clinton (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Editorial: The Iran ‘agreement’ charade (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Education foundation awards $8,700 in grants (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Elmendorf police hunt fugitive (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Employers needed for area job fairs (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. ESD No. 1 prepares for opening of third fire station (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Falls City gets clean audit (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Floresville council picks agency despite objections (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Floresville may gain from World Heritage Site status for San Antonio’s missions (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Food pantry grand opening (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Higher water bills coming to Elmendorf in May (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Honor Texas Heroes (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Insurance group honors Clements (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Jubilee kickoff activities, more (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Letter: Service, quality, integrity beat dollar signs any day (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Mayor: Stockdale is becoming a mecca for selling drugs (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Meeting Watch: La Vernia City Council (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Meeting Watch: La Vernia ISD (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Offer comments on sewer project (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Police Blotter (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Poth EDC prioritizes parks plans (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Poth ISD evaluates reductions (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Sign up at library for health coverage (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. South Texas once featured national balloon competition (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Stockdale council OKs health classes, $236.5K for projects (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Texas doctors say VA’s Veterans Choice doesn’t work (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. VitalStim Therapy for dysphagia at Connally Memorial Rehabilitation (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Wastewater improvements outlined at hearing (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. What’s the goal? (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Zunker earns UTSA degree (April 15, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Age Well, Live Well workshop (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Apply for sign grant funds (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Breaking the news (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Children of the American Revolution (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. China Grove promises completion of road improvements (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Church to host Iranian terrorism expert April 19 (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Cibolo, Schertz water strategy still in regional water plan (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Circle K acquires The Tote, Tiger Tote stores (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. City pool prepares for summer! (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. County hazardous waste collection (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Court Update (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Don’t mess with Texas Trash-Off (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Editorial: Questions for landowners thinking of selling their water rights (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Editorial: Who is responsible for trashing liberal arts? (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. ESD No. 3 considers hospital transfers (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Fill the boot for child-abuse victims (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Hammerfest Kickoff Party is April 13 (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Help Fill the Box for kids in need (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Hikers, runners remember WWII Bataan Death March (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Ice cream recall (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Jimenez gets 20 years for ’08 slaying (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Karnes County road work schedule (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. La Vernia churches to host blood drives (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Letter: Stealing water … but that’s okay (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. LVHS band fund-raiser is April 19 (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Meeting Watch: St. Hedwig City Council (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Parks foundation to meet (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Police Blotter (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Register to vote (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Roll to Lions Club car show (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Scholarship fund invites donations (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Technology training available for vets (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Texas Community Futures Forum (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Two Elmendorf men die in separate wrecks (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. VA makes changes to claim filing (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Who’s responsible for the event center? (April 8, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. AACOG offers weatherization assistance (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Cibolo, Schertz eye Wilson County’s water (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. City employee vacation time: Use it or lose it, says council (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Coach Marbach leaves Falls City ISD (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Consolata Foundation plans golf tournament (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Convert from Islam will discuss terrorism (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Court Update (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Don’t bank on collectibles for college, retirement (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Editorial: Costliest EPA rule yet: new ozone emission limits (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Editorial: Lack of Obama-Clinton triumphs hinders United States (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Editorial: Watch as GWAs go from outrageous to more outrageous (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Educator Job Fair is April 17 (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Egg hunt in Pecan Park (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Elmendorf invites citizen participation (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. F.M. 3191 closed in Karnes County (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. FELPS board talks building projects (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. FHS Junior ROTC cadets visit Lackland AFB (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Floresville restricts visitor and tourist bureau membership (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Floresville sewage project meeting (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Future still bright for South Texas (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Halliburton donates to Elmendorf library (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Holiday office closures (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Honor deceased veterans with flags at River Bend (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. La Vernia chamber to meet April 1 (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Letter: Appreciative of big hearts in Stockdale (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Pay for grades? (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Plan now to donate blood in Floresville (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Police department employs COPsync (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Police say man passed fake $50 bill (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Police suspect possible arson (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Rabies clinic April 4 (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Register for easement workshop (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Register for vendor orientation event (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Resident appeals to Evergreen board (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. SAPD: Truck used in robbery is registered in Wilson County (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Simpler times in Wilson County: 1878-79 (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Stockdale trustees approve elementary campus pavilion (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Stockdale-area ESD OKs new ambulance financing (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Supreme Court upholds voter ID law (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. TxDOT: Drive safe in work zones (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. USS Ajax reunion in June (April 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Vehicles collide on F.M. 775 (April 1, 2015)