Saturday, June 25, 2016
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

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


VideoLost: Yellow Maine Coon named Felix, missing since May 22 from F.M. 536, Floresville. Call if found, 210-365-6305.
Found: Husky on Hwy. 181 in Floresville near Whataburger. Call 210-997-6010.

VideoFound: Great Pyrenees on CR 124, June 5, young male, not neutered, red banded collar, no tag, black spot on tip of tongue, cannot keep. 830-216-2380.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Golden Chick - La Vernia is hiring an Assistant Manager with at least 1 year experience for the evening shift. Apply in person on Thursday mornings. 
Floresville ISD is accepting applications at www.fisd.us for the position of custodian, 260 days, 5 days per week, 8 hour workday.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos





Video Vault ›
You’ve been granted free access to this subscribers only article.

The 411: Youth


FHS April students of the month


FHS April students of the month
Jorge Campos and Alexandria Butts


E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story
April 24, 2013
2,731 views
Post a comment

Floresville High School’s April female student of the month is Alexandria Butts, the 18-year-old daughter of Devin and Alison Butts.

Alex is a member in good standing with the National Honor Society and Drama Club. She is president of the speech and debate team and competes in UIL Speech and Debate. She was a regional qualifier in speech and debate three years in a row. For her efforts in the classroom, she has received the Outstanding Student of the Year Award for Pre-AP Biology, Pre-AP English I, Communication Applications, AP English III, AP U.S. History, and Spanish III. She has been named to the A-Honor Roll and most recently was announced as a Commended National Merit Scholar.

Alex has been a member of the tennis team since her freshman year. She has earned recognition as Academic All-District and has received multiple first team and second team All-District awards in varsity doubles and singles tennis.

Alex is active in her church, where she is a member of the youth group at the First Baptist Church of La Vernia. She has volunteered her time feeding the homeless in San Antonio through the Church Under the Bridge project. She has also served as a recreation leader at her church’s kids camp and participated in various mission projects.

Alex has spent time volunteering at the La Vernia food bank and is currently an intern at the First Baptist Church of La Vernia.

Upon graduation in June, Alex plans to attend either Georgetown or the University of Texas. She is considering a major in the Liberal Arts Honor College, possibly focusing on either political science or pre-law.

The April male student of the month is Jorge Campos. Jorge is the 17-year-old son of Jorge and Blanca Campos.

Jorge has been active in numerous FHS organizations. He is the senior class Student Council male representative. He is a member of the National Honor Society and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes.

As a member of the soccer team, Jorge has earned recognition for Academic All-District, first and second team All-District, and Honorable Mention All-District. He has also held the position of team captain. Jorge is also a member of cross country and track. He was a member of band for one year and football for two years. Jorge was also Homecoming King earlier this year.

Jorge is a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church. He has attended an ACTS retreat and participated in the church’s youth group.

Jorge is currently employed at Bill Miller Bar-B-Q.

Upon graduation in June, Jorge plans to attend Texas A&M University in College Station to major in civil engineering.
 

Your Opinions and Comments


Be the first to comment on this story!


You must be logged in to post a comment.




Not a subscriber?
Subscriber, but no password?
Forgot password?

The 411: Youth Archives


NIE school
Triple R DC ExpertsVoncille Bielefeld homeAllstate & McBride RealtyHeavenly Touch home

  Copyright © 2007-2016 Wilson County News. All rights reserved. Web development by Drewa Designs.