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Section A: General News

Couple warns of ‘grandparent scam’




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February 19, 2014 | 3169 views | 56 comments

“Hi, Granny,” came the voice over the phone Feb. 11 to Nina Kupper, who lives on F.M. 775 north of Floresville. . . .

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PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
March 27 at 9:10pm
 
 
The IRS has released the Dirty Dozen Tax Scams
for 2014. Interesting.....just google for a bit
of enlightenment.
 
 
Elaine K.  
Floresville  
March 27 at 7:08pm
 
 
You are right, Prairie. In fact, you can find it under our NEWS heading. Click on SCAM CENTRAL, and you will find the FBI warning that we published in February: Scam Central

Callback ... Read More Read More
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
March 27 at 5:15pm
 
 
I understand that there is a scam with the caller
claiming to be from the IRS threatening all sorts
of dire consequences if you do not authorize a
direct debit on your ... Read More Read More
 
 
Senior Citizen  
Wilson County  
March 27 at 2:29pm
 
 
Pay attention folks! These scammers are still around. Maybe young folks could warn their parents who may not know this continues to happen!
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
March 1 at 5:13pm
 
 
The windmill stands proud and still spinning in
spite of the dastardly jousting by the Don Quixote
of St. Hedwig. It's nice feeling the warm air flowing over my glorious ... Read More Read More
 
 
Bob Pritts  
St Hedwig, TX  
March 1 at 4:17pm
 
 
Grouch,

You're right. I replied 9 times to you only. That's 33% of your rants on the same sight. Now, if you would just allow me to respond 18 more times without ... Read More Read More
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
March 1 at 3:30pm
 
 
Bob Pritts, I noticed that you are in the runner up
position in the number of comment submitted on this
article. Don't be a sore user, with your capabilities,
being second ... Read More Read More
 
 
Bob Pritts  
St Hedwig, TX  
March 1 at 3:01pm
 
 
Grouch,

Just look at your last post. Your answer for the 27 replies was " ... that is caused by the number of persons commenting, (who can't stand the truth, including ... Read More Read More
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
March 1 at 1:19pm
 
 
Bob Pritts....Concerning the number of my comments
in relation to others on this article. That is caused
by the number of persons commenting, (who can't stand
the truth, ... Read More Read More
 
 
POFPO  
Floresville  
March 1 at 1:07pm
 
 
These threads take me back to grade school. I remember this game where one of us would be whispered a statement by our teacher. This phrase would be whispered to the next ... Read More Read More
 

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