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May 1, 2013 | 2,235 views | 47 comments

All Floresville and surrounding area residents are invited to attend and be a part of the All-American Armed Forces Parade to be held on Saturday, May 18, at 3 p.m. in downtown Floresville.

Not only will the parade serve as a tribute to the Boston terror attack victims, it will also honor all veterans and first responders, including police, firefighters, EMS, and postal service personnel.

Don’t delay, as the deadline to enter is Friday, May 10. For more, call Val Martinez at 210-867-4325 or Humberto “Beto” Rodriguez at 210-548-0379.
 

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New Person Here  
May 8, 2013 2:08pm
 
Prairie Grouch you say .......In my lifetime, I have never met anyone who welcomed dying for their country...That's is unfortunate for you sir. I have, in fact one of my son's chose to join the USMC knowing that this very thing ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
May 8, 2013 10:41am
 
Winston Shaffer......Excellent points. Like many, when I hear 9/11 my thoughts always dwell on NYC. Thanks for reminding me of the whole story. I still think that separate parades with emphasis on different groups would ... More ›

 
Winston Shaffer  
Floresville, TX  
May 8, 2013 9:19am
 
Something else to say 2: 9/11 was just 12 years ago and you forget so easily. Please comment responsibility. The Pentagon, the central hub for all military, was attacked on 9/11. There were 125 people killed (70 civilians ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
May 8, 2013 6:57am
 
AAAFPA may be an offshoot of USMVPA which holds large parades in San Antonio during November honoring the military. Some of the same people involved.

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
May 7, 2013 6:20pm
 
In the class notes of the Incarnate Word University. Raul Solis 94/MBA is the Secretary/Treasurer of the AAAFPA.

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
May 7, 2013 6:02pm
 
Elaine K. My wondering had to do whether the association officials were paid any salary as many non profit tax exempt entities have officials who draw salary. New Person Here.....In my lifetime, I have never met anyone ... More ›

 
New Person Here  
May 7, 2013 5:16pm
 
"When the time comes to lay down my life for my country, I do not cower from this responsibility. I welcome it." -JFK-

 
Elaine K.  
Floresville  
May 7, 2013 4:11pm
 
Something, Yes, we donated the flyer as a courtesy to those who wanted to have a parade which was approved by the city. The flyer does NOT say anything about donations, as New Guy believes.

 
Something else to say 2  
May 7, 2013 3:50pm
 
Actually Elaine, it does say on the bottom "Designed, Printed, and Donated by Wilson County News" - bottom right corner (this one was the one included in the utility bill for Floresville). 9/11 didn't have anything ... More ›

 
Elaine K.  
Floresville  
May 7, 2013 3:19pm
 
New Guy, You believe wrong. The poster says nothing about donations. Prairie, To my knowledge, there are no dues-paying members.

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