Friday, December 9, 2016
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 
holidayextravaganza2016.pdf

WCN Site Search


Preview the Paper Preview the Paper

Preview this week's Paper
A limited number of pages are displayed in this preview.
Preview this Week’s Issue ›
Subscribe Today ›

Lost & Found


VideoFound: Dog, chocolate color, on old Pittman Rd., be prepared to prove it's your dog, looking for owner. Call or text Tammy at 830-391-6662.

VideoPlease help me find my dog. His name is Archie and was last seen on black jack road. My contact information is,210.919.0183
*Includes FREE photo online! mywcn.com/lostandfound
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Experienced mechanic on forklifts and man lifts, Class A CDL preferred but not required, must pass background and drug/alcohol test. Email resume to teika@oscenergy.com.
Oilfield Crew Pusher - SEI Oilfield Services is currently seeking an experienced crew pusher at our Jourdanton location, Mon.-Fri. with weekends as necessary, weekly pay, full benefits package, matching 401k, and PTO, pay based on experience. If you have prior pusher experience email your resume and/or contact information to rmclain@seioilfield.com.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos





Video Vault ›
Richardson Chevrolet homeTNMCRE/MAX home

Section A: General News


Letter: The key to gun control: Educate yourself




E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story
February 27, 2013 | 1,431 views | 7 comments

Editor:

Gun control is a seriously hot-button topic at present. So hot, in fact, that broaching the subject tends to raise both temperatures and voices. It’s hard not to set your jaw against the injustice. Who wants more children to suffer and perish at the hands of a madman? Who thinks it’s fair to punish lawful citizens for the random acts of the very few?  . . .

Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. You’ve reached your free access limit for this week. 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). Minimum subscription length is one year. 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  
March 2, 2013 4:34pm
 
I am sure that most children are taught to not run in front of cars, yet fatal accidents continue to happen. Perhaps they are playing and not paying close attention or they may lack the ability to judge time and distance.... More ›

 
Kassandra Royer  
La Vernia, TX  
March 2, 2013 12:42pm
 
Prairie Grouch- We all know children mature at different rates on a mental and emotional level, but if they are around firearms throughout their young years they will learn-regardless of wether the training is hands on or not.... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
March 2, 2013 8:20am
 
I am not sure what ages the author is classifying as children. The designation of children seems to be creeping upwards. The group in the middle teens and up used to be referred to as young women and young men, I would... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
March 2, 2013 6:59am
 
I believe that the amount of bullies in our schools is directly related to the suppression of victims ability to fight back with all means possible. When you remove equalizers, only the physically strong rule. These equalizes... More ›

 
4 th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Springs  
March 1, 2013 12:30pm
 
Silly, silly, silly. I would like to use harsher words, but I'll refrain. Have NEVER heard of a gun shooting anyone. It's the trigger finger that does the deed. And, you'll never be able to control the trigger fingers.... More ›

 
The Marcelina Muse  
Dry Tank, TX  
March 1, 2013 11:50am
 
In South Texas gun control is having a steady hand.

 
Ken Semlinger  
Poth, TX  
February 28, 2013 10:54am
 
A logical, well thought out and presented letter. Thank you Kassandra. Glad you live in Wilson County. We need many more like you.

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. Community called to show off Floresville (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Council reviews city debt obligations (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Court Update (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Do both for Christmas (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Don’t let scammers take away your holiday cheer (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Editorial: Democrats continue to play the Nazi card (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Editorial: Remembering a night with Castro (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Editorial: Vision from the left blames ‘society’ for poor youth (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Educator dies in rollover (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Floresville chamber set to meet Dec. 13 (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Floresville sets early voting dates (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Greater LV Chamber set to meet Dec. 7 (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Group’s wish: a no-kill animal shelter for Wilson County (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Letter: America fiddles (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Letter: Weigh in about signs in St. Hedwig (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Master Gardener classes (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Meeting Watch: China Grove City Council (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Meeting Watch: St. Hedwig City Council (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Pleasanton native serves in Pearl Harbor (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Police Blotter (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Praying shouldn’t end when the storms of life subside (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Register for upcoming Food Handlers course (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Taxpayers hit hospital district with rollback petition (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Walmart to host blood drive Dec. 19 (December 7, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. ‘A date which will live in infamy’ Memories of Pearl Harbor Day, World War II (December 7, 2016)