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If you are missing a pet in Floresville, be sure to check the Floresville holding facility. Animals are only kept for 3 days. Contact Las Lomas K-9 Rescue, 830-581-8041.
Lost: Diamond set in gold mounting prongs, fell off my wife's wedding ring, in Floresville, reward offered. 210-867-1319.
Found: Tan hunting dog, elderly male, not neutered or chipped, on Hwy. 181, Floresville. Call 830-391-5099.
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The Floresville Independent School District is accepting applications for District Wide Custodian Positions, 2:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. shift. Applications may be obtained online at www.fisd.us or contact Sylvia Campa at 830-393-5300 ext. 14002 for appointments. FISD Personnel Office is located at 1200 5th St., Floresville, Texas. 830-393-5300 (Office hours: 8:00-4:00). Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled. An Equal Opportunity Employer.
Busy Optometry office is hiring for full-time position, experience preferred, but not necessary, will train right person, 495 10th St., Ste. 105, Floresville. Email resumes to hcvcjobs@yahoo.com.
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Lawmen dig at Patty Vaughan’s former residence


Lawmen dig at Patty Vaughan’s former residence
Chief Deputy Johnie Deagen of the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office directs a heavy-equipment operator onto a property on Oak Park Road in Adkins March 24, where investigators are seeking clues into the unsolved 1996 disappearance of Patty Inez Brightwell Vaughan.


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Wilson County News
March 24, 2014, 3:14pm
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ADKINS -- Officials from the Texas Rangers, Federal Bureau of Investigation, and deputies from both the Bexar and Wilson county sheriff’s offices are among those at the scene on Oak Park Road here, at the former residence of missing area resident Patty Inez Brightwell Vaughan.

Personnel began arriving at the scene at approximately 10 a.m. March 24 and an excavator was delivered to the location about an hour later.

Wilson County Sheriff Joe D. Tackitt Jr. said investigators are “going on some rumors” that Vaughan was murdered and buried at the property she once shared with her husband, Jerry Ray. Vaughan was reported to have last been seen Dec. 25, 1996, when her husband reported that she left home after a heated argument.

“After it happened, the place was checked out,” Tackitt said. "There was no sign of anything being disturbed.”

For more, read our March 26 edition.
 


Your Opinions and Comments
 
POFPO  
Floresville  
April 1 at 2:58pm
 
 
Hoffa is in a retirement home in Lake Superior.
 
 
squawk box  
Pandora, Tx  
April 1 at 2:01pm
 
 
I see that they did not find Jimmy Hoffa.
 
 
William J. Gibbs Jr.  
WCN  
March 31 at 8:55am
 
 
Prairie Grouch: Yes and no. See the update in our April 2 print edition, which will be available starting tomorrow.
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
March 31 at 7:55am
 
 
Mr Gibbs.....Is the operation still active ?
 
 
Rabble Rouser Extraordinaire  
Adkins, TX  
March 28 at 9:12am
 
 
Mr. Gibbs, I thought the trial was this August...thanks for the great news!

Time flies when you're having fun? Thx!
 
 
William J. Gibbs Jr.  
WCN  
March 27 at 3:11pm
 
 
 
 
Rabble Rouser Extraordinaire  
Adkins, TX  
March 27 at 3:03pm
 
 
Wilson County should drop the charges against Patsy (Patty's Mom) from the 1990's!

The woman has been thru enough and the B&E and Assault are BS!
 
 
Facts only please  
TX  
March 25 at 1:20pm
 
 
POFPO, I believed they used ground radar at Medina County high school, not at Oak Park Road. Do you have info that it was used at Oak Park?
 
 
James Branum  
Grand Prarie, TX  
March 25 at 5:54am
 
 
POFPO....If they find remains, they have
also discovered an initial botched search.
If remains are not found, it will be a case
of wasted effort.
 
 
POFPO  
Floresville  
March 25 at 5:06am
 
 
Retiredinlavernia. When initially looking for the body, ground radar an K/9's were applicable, and both methods were utilized. Due to the amount of time that has passed, ... Read More Read More
 

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