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Section A: General News


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July 24, 2013 | 2,782 views | 30 comments

Wilson County -- like other area taxing entities -- awaits the certification of its 2013 tax roll by the Wilson County Appraisal District. Preliminary estimates are, however, that the amount of available new revenue might not be as much as previously thought. The Wilson County Commissioners Court, during its July 22 meeting, held another workshop ahead of crafting the county’s 2014 fiscal year budget. . . .

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Chief Noetall  
Wise, Texas  
July 31, 2013 7:15am
 
New Guy......Ask not what the Tea Party can do for you, but what you can do for the Tea Party. :) The bell tolls for thee.......

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
July 31, 2013 6:37am
 
Eric......Years ago they called that practice "non appropriated use of government property" In the federal realm, it was and still is a criminal offense. If the local officials were subjected to the same standards, they ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
July 31, 2013 6:30am
 
Eric.....Years ago, they label

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
July 31, 2013 6:26am
 
New Guy.....And what have you done for your county today ???

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
July 31, 2013 5:30am
 
All county employees should contribute to the cost of their health care insurance. Taxpayers on Medicare pay about $1200.00 a year for their Plan B coverage. They also pay for the 20 percent not covered by Medicare. In addition, ... More ›

 
Eric  
Floresville  
July 31, 2013 3:01am
 
The deputies work private events providing security when they are off duty at the church halls and community centers around the county like wedding receptions, birthday parties, etc etc. They use a taxpayer owned car and equipment ... More ›

 
New Guy  
Wilson County  
July 29, 2013 3:51pm
 
Still waiting for the Wilson County TEA Party meeting on this issue. If a salary increases of $250 per month for employees of the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office and a 5-percent, across-the-board raise for other county workers ... More ›

 
Michael Abbott  
Sutherland Springs, TX  
July 27, 2013 11:19pm
 
Sign up locations & times: Stockdale- Sylvia's Restaurant Sun. 28 11am-2pm Poth- Farmers Gin Sun. 28 10am-12pm Floresville- Mata's Cafe Sun. 28 8:30am-2pm

 
Untrue Resident  
Floresville  
July 27, 2013 8:00pm
 
I signed the petition this morning at Farmer's Gin. Not very many signatures. Tell you family and friends. I spoke to folks while I was there and they signed. Time is running out.

 
Michael Abbott  
Sutherland Springs, TX  
July 26, 2013 10:19pm
 
Petition sign up dates, times & locations In Stockdale: Sylvia's Restaurant on Hwy 123 Sat. 27th 8am-2pm In La Vernia: Busy Bear Restaurant Sat. 27th 8am-2pm In Poth: Farmers Gin Sat. 27th 7am-5pm

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