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Wilson County News
August 23, 2013, 2:32pm
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The deadline to file for a place on the ballot in the Nov. 5 general election is Monday, Aug. 26.

Interested residents wishing to run for school boards, city councils, or other elected bodies have until close of business Monday to express their intention at the relevant school administration office, city hall, or other designated filing place.

Positions coming available due to vacancies or expiring terms include:

•Floresville Independent School District (ISD): two regular terms, two unexpired terms

•Floresville City Council: three regular terms

•San Antonio River Authority: one Wilson County seat

Other items also will appear on the November ballots, including Texas constitutional amendments, a Chapter 41 election in Falls City ISD, and more.
 

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Xavier bernal  
San Antonio, Tx  
August 28, 2013 1:31pm
 
I dont know if the school district has a nepotism rule in thier school handbook. If they did, we probably wouldnt have anyone to teach there.

 
Tyra  
FloTown  
August 28, 2013 12:36pm
 
Shouldn't Mr. Bippert be OUT because his wife is a principal over at North Elementary??

 
Sam Eagle  
Muppet Land  
August 28, 2013 1:03am
 
Or you could just download agendas off the WCN website. They always post them. But what's the use? All you people do is badmouth stuff on websites. When people like Pris call you to action, you don't show up. You don't ... More ›

 
Pris  
Floresville  
August 27, 2013 4:46pm
 
For those interested persons, this is how you find out about school board meetings. Go to "fisd.us" > click on tab "Board of trustees" > drop down menu > click on "Meeting Dates & Agendas" ... More ›

 
Pris  
Floresville  
August 27, 2013 4:34pm
 
Yes, John Raabe from district 6 is not running. Only Bippert is running again. There is a special board meeting tomorrow night, Aug. 28th, at 6:30 pm. at the Central Office. The agenda says "personnel and interim superintendent's ... More ›

 
Small Town Girl  
Floresville  
August 27, 2013 3:27pm
 
Is there an incumbent that is not running? Disappointed no one signed up to run against Bippert. He is the main one that needs to be out.

 
Pris  
Floresville  
August 27, 2013 11:58am
 
No, remember you can't trust rumors. I just called the FISD Central Office, and this is what I was told by Kim Cathy, secretary to superintendent. District 2 is Ryan Bippert District 5 is Nancy Jurgajtis District 6 is Steven ... More ›

 
Xavier bernal  
San Antonio, Tx  
August 26, 2013 8:19pm
 
I heard no one registered to run.

 
Small Town Girl  
Floresville  
August 26, 2013 2:41pm
 
Mr. Twain, you may want to call the Central Office tomorrow and speak to the administrative assistant of the interim superintendent. The office closes at 4:30 pm. She should be able to give you the information.

 
Mark Twain  
Wilson County  
August 26, 2013 12:44pm
 
Any word on who will be running for the school board positions?

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