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Found: Small male dog, white with brown spots, on FM 775, Feb. 10. Call 830-393-0429.
Lost: Dog, brindle male mix, Feb. 1, CR 122, Floresville, "Knucklehead," very friendly, farm dog. Reward! 210-473-0204.
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Western Beverages (Wine and Spirits retail store), in La Vernia, Texas, is immediately seeking to hire: Part-time Store Associate,– 20 to 25 hours per week. The candidate must possess the following: *Great Customer service, *Experience in cash handling, *Be able to lift up to 50 lbs., *Be dependable and reliable, *Available to work nights and weekends. All Candidates must be over the age of 21 and be able to pass a background check. Interested applicants may apply in person at Western Beverages, 202 FM 1346 South, Ste.8, La Vernia, Texas, or apply online www.westernbeverages.com or fax resumes to 888-870-3885.
Holiday Motors in Floresville is now hiring for salesman position, potential of making $80K plus yearly!! Call Dave at 210-287-4703.
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Candidates’ Forum 2014 (Floresville) Sherry Martinez Castillo


Candidates’ Forum 2014 (Floresville) Sherry Martinez Castillo


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April 23, 2014
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Thank you to all my supporters for past and future elections. I completed my first term as councilwoman in November 2013. Due to family illness, I was unable to again run for office until now.

This May 10 special election will give me the opportunity to continue using my 30 years of management and leadership experience to assist my hometown. My bachelor’s (Art/English) and master’s (Secondary/Adult Education) degrees enable me to better serve my fellow citizens’ needs.

First, my goal is to represent the citizens’ needs in the five basic areas: sewer, water, streets, police, and garbage. We need adequate and safe drinking water, a sewer system that can handle all needs and not endanger citizens’ health, and serviceable and safe streets. We need to fully support our police in providing peace, safety, and security. Secondly, I will monitor our finances/budget to assure that our city stays solvent. Thirdly, I will be proactive with FEDC, particularly on pursuing and supporting business ventures, ensuring affordable housing, and effectively dealing with the ongoing oil boom.

I humbly ask for your vote and support.
 

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Justified  
Law West of the Pecos  
April 28, 2014 12:36pm
 
What did I tell you? We all know who is pulling her strings. The city is insolvent, Mrs. Castillo. Remember? You were part of some of the group that caused this insolvency. The sports complex has no room in this city right ... More ›

 
Anonymous Resident  
Floresville  
April 28, 2014 8:55am
 
SPORTS COMPLEX appears to on Sherry Castillo's agenda for Floresville. Check out her Facebook Page! "Sports complex tops in Floresville budget talks"

 
Fed Up With Arrogance  
Sin City  
April 25, 2014 11:42am
 
If people cannot see what this person has done to this city already. Let's not go backwards!!!!

 
ole fogey  
floresville  
April 25, 2014 10:34am
 
This former councilwoman and her supporters have been working hard in and around the Floresville area. I have seen Ms Castillo at various church events, socials, rosaries and family gatherings. C'mon folks its about who you ... More ›

 
Justified  
Law West of the Pecos  
April 24, 2014 6:02pm
 
You know it is so funny to see the Castillo signs in town. She did the same thing a couple of years ago, had signs, talked to people, etc. But she did not keep any of her promises. She became a puppet of Tejada and everyone ... More ›

 
Concerned Tax Payer  
Floresville, Texas  
April 24, 2014 11:59am
 
Keep it coming people! We have to remind voters what she has done!! She broke her promises and fell under Tejada's spell. This city does not need to go backwards! Get out and VOTE BONNA REED!!!

 
Sam Eagle  
Muppet Land  
April 24, 2014 11:17am
 
Audit committee fails to muster quorum March 6, 2013 http://www.wilsoncountynews.com/article.php?id=49527&n=breaking-news-audit-committee-fails-muster-quorum "Mayor Diana Garza confirmed that Councilman Sherry Martinez ... More ›

 
Mr. Tibbs  
Floresville  
April 24, 2014 10:29am
 
this ad was the best advertisement Bonna Reed could have asked for....

 
LaLa Land  
Floresville, TX  
April 24, 2014 9:30am
 
Boy, somebody sure does know Sherry Castillo!!!! A wolf in sheep's clothing!!! Please, citizens of Floresville, get out and vote!!! This is a very important election!!! We do not want the old regime crawling back in!! As ... More ›

 
Anonymous Resident  
Floresville  
April 24, 2014 8:44am
 
Vote Castillo??? Can you spell hypocrite? "I will monitor our finances/budget to assure that our city stays solvent." This, after your last term that resulted in an independent Auditor announcing that the City ... More ›

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