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Section A: General News


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April 30, 2014 | 4,947 views | 19 comments

FLORESVILLE -- A third convenience store is coming to the intersection of U.S. 181 and Standish Street (S.H. 97) here, following the Floresville Planning and Zoning Commission’s 3-0-2 vote at an April 24 special meeting. . . .

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squawk box  
Pandora, Tx  
May 6, 2014 4:45pm
 
Concerned Granny.....I have faith that you will adjust to the busier conditions. The DFW area seems a lot less busy after being here almost 3 years.

 
concerned granny  
Floresville  
May 6, 2014 3:37pm
 
Franklin and Squawk, HEB brought us food, so not many complaints were made, the new lumber company is not by a very busy intersection, so not many complained. COMPLAINTS are made because 18 wheelers take up space, they will cause ... More ›

 
Franklin  
Floresville  
May 6, 2014 3:23pm
 
Right Squawk? What about when the new Wal-Mart was built? Bet no one complained then. And McCoy's? Anyone worried about all the traffic there?

 
squawk box  
Pandora, Tx  
May 6, 2014 8:07am
 
I don't seem to recall any traffic concerns when HEB and the shopping center was built. Only gratitude......times change.

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
May 6, 2014 8:04am
 
Holly....Did you make that up....very clever and original....:-)

 
Holly  
Floresville  
May 6, 2014 7:54am
 
It's Not A Truckstop!! well, if it quacks like a duck, walks like a duck, then it's a duck!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

 
Sam Eagle  
Muppet Land  
May 5, 2014 6:11pm
 
Maybe instead of jumping onto the businessman trying to make a buck, we need to jump onto the backs of our municipal and state elected officials. THEY are the ones who could do something about the traffic -- maybe even by introducing ... More ›

 
Franklin  
Floresville  
May 5, 2014 2:33pm
 
Jennifer, Traffic is going to get worse. When Richardson Chevrolet moves,the school district is going to use their current location as the new bus barn. Oh yeah,traffic is gonna get way worse.

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
May 4, 2014 7:39am
 
The majority of traffic accessing C stores are already in the area. I think that's why they call them convenient.

 
Jennifer Guevara  
Abilene, TX  
May 3, 2014 5:06pm
 
Eventually, oil industry will recede, and what will happen with all these gas stations? I think more family oriented businesses should be kept inside city limits of Floresville. Coming from Karnes city there are several gas ... More ›

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