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March 6, 2013 | 2,552 views | 13 comments

FLORESVILLE -- An alleged lack of cooperation from city officials regarding the release of financial data related to operating the Lauro G. De Leon III Floresville Event Center has prompted the Floresville 4A Corp.’s legal counsel to get involved. At the corporation’s Feb. 25 board meeting, the board authorized Rob Killen to draft a letter -- which will be signed by board President Bill Gleeson -- to City Manager Andy Joslin, formally requesting information about the center’s day-to-day costs and debt service.  . . .

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Tyra  
FloTown  
March 11, 2013 6:44pm
 
Yeah, DA Pena isn't going to do anything. His son just recently was married at the Event Center. The biggest upset about the whole event center, is they disgraced a fallen hero of our town by supposedly naming it after him, ... More ›

 
Xavier bernal  
San Antonio, Tx  
March 11, 2013 5:26pm
 
I believe the only one who can call in the Rangers is the Floresville DA Rene Pena. We all know that is not going to happen as he hasnt done much to help us out up to this point. He has been very quiet and silent. Dont understand ... More ›

 
Concerned Tax Payer  
Floresville, Texas  
March 11, 2013 7:37am
 
Do we need to call in the Texas Rangers to investigate all this? More and more just seems to come out! When are the officials going to tell us everything? Is that why Castillo quit the audit committee? I bet she ran to Tejada ... More ›

 
One Voice  
Floresville  
March 10, 2013 8:51pm
 
Alvin - what a dandy idea! Except for the pesky debt it owes. I hear the payments go up to over a million dollars a year come 2016. You can thank the last regime for this big fat mess. No plan. Just spend lots of money ... More ›

 
Alvin Charmaine  
March 10, 2013 7:50pm
 
Shut down the 4A - total waste of money. Nobody moves to Floresville because of any activity related to them. Any business here woud have come without them. Shut it down.

 
The Marcelina Muse  
Dry Tank, TX  
March 8, 2013 12:04pm
 
Don't know why everybody is gettin' upset over the lack of production of the operating statements from the event center. As long as it's the cash cow it is just leave it alone. Who needs to keep books? Besides it's harder ... More ›

 
Spec Ops  
Wilson  
March 7, 2013 5:15pm
 
Could it be that she is backing him to help get her son help with his recent drug arrest. We all know Joslin has a lot of influence with the Floresville police and maybe even the DA? Just wondering why she would back the guy ... More ›

 
Tyra  
FloTown  
March 7, 2013 2:47pm
 
Of course she is they are buddies. That is why we questioned why she was allowed back on this board, she was there once and resigned. I'm sure there were other people that would be glad to sit on this board and get it straight! ... More ›

 
Webmaster  
Floresville  
March 7, 2013 12:12pm
 
Video added

 
LaLa Land  
Floresville, TX  
March 6, 2013 9:48pm
 
Wonder why she is making excuses for him?

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