Wednesday, November 25, 2015
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search

Lost & Found

VideoLost: Chocolate Lab, female, named Linda, from Abrego Lake Subdivision. Text/call if spotted or found, 916-508-6024.
Found: Military dog tag at Wal-mart fuel station, name on tag is Perez Lilliana. If you are or know this person, call Felix 830-391-3003 to claim.
Lost: Small black male dog, white on chest, has Harley Davidson collar, answers to Spaz, last seen Nov. 10 on corner of Eagle Ridge/Hwy. 181. Call/text 210-723-5893.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Globe Energy Services is accepting applications for Vacuum truck driver operator and Winch truck driver operator for Karnes City terminal, competitive pay and great benefits. For more information call 830-400-2717. All interviews must be scheduled and must be preformed in person.
Are you looking for a fast-paced, fun-filled work environment with the opportunity for advancement and competitive pay? THE DEN in La Vernia is NOW HIRING for the following positions - Cashier/Host, Server/Bartender, and Line cook. Apply online at, search The Den LV, zip code 78121.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos

Video Vault ›
WCN essential oilsWCN printingWCN your news your way subscribe

Breaking News

We have a Pope!!!!

We have a Pope!!!!
Photo courtesy of

E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story
March 13, 2013, 2:03pm

Update (3/13/13 at 2:25 pm): Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio of Argentina elected pope, will be known as Pope Francis I.

Archbishop will address the media concerning the election of our New Pope tonight and prayerfully celebrate a special Mass.

Press Conference at 6:45 p.m. in the Cathedral Courtyard and
Mass at 7:30 p.m. at San Fernando Cathedral.

Archbishop Gustavo Garc’a-Siller has sent an invitation to all the parishes around the Archdiocese of San Antonio to join in prayer at a Mass of Thanksgiving on the evening of the day when the new pope is elected. Of course, we do not know the date, but the archbishop will preside at this special Mass at 7:30 p.m. at San Fernando Cathedral on the day when the historic selection is made. The media is welcome to cover this moment of grace when it occurs.

Here is the text of the invitation the archbishop sent to the parishes.

To all who await the selection of a new pope with prayerful anticipation:

When the world hears these words of celebration, “Habemus Papam, We have a Pope”, it will be a moment of celebration and thanksgiving. When the Cardinals prepare to elect a new Pontiff, they will begin with the prayer, “Come Creator Spirit”. As we await the outcome, we also prepare with confidence that the Holy Spirit will once again guide the Church in this sacred selection process.

In that spirit, I invite all the faithful to unite with us in prayer at a Mass of Thanksgiving to be celebrated on the evening of the day when the new Pope is announced. The Mass will be held at 7:30 p.m. at San Fernando Cathedral.

I know that many parishes will be planning their own celebration and that for some travel to San Fernando Cathedral may not be possible. However, if you are able to be with us at this prayerful moment of Grace, we would be blessed by your presence.

Please help us share this invitation with your parish, your school, and all your friends.

Sincerely Yours in Christ,

Most Reverend Gustavo Garc’a-Siller, M.Sp.S.
Archbishop of San Antonio

Your Opinions and Comments

Amy Dzuik  
Hobson, TX  
March 13, 2013 2:50pm
It feels like Christmas morning! Thanks be to God for a "humble reformer" as the Vicor of Christ.

March 13, 2013 2:33pm
Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio of Argentina elected pope, will be known as Pope Francis I.

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?

Breaking News Archives

Southern Electric
Connally Memorial MC breaking news banner
Malcolm's Custom Welding
Edward Jones-Prescott Katie Prescott
Clarity WellVoncille Bielefeld homeHeavenly Touch homeAllstate & McBride RealtyDrama KidsTriple R DC Expertsauto chooser

  Copyright © 2007-2015 Wilson County News. All rights reserved. Web development by Drewa Designs.