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Wilson County News
June 5, 2014, 11:25am
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FLORESVILLE -- Crews from the Floresville Electric Light & Power System (FELPS) and San Antonio-based CPS Energy continue making repairs at a FELPS substation on A Street in Floresville following an outage June 5. Beginning at approximately 10:30 a.m., power was reported to be out from the River Bend residential subdivision off U.S. 181 Business in Floresville, throughout most of the city, and extending as far south as Poth.

FELPS General Manager Kyle Dicke said the outage was caused by an equipment failure in the substation. Service was restored just after 1 p.m., when crews transferred the load to another transformer there. Everything is expected to be back to normal by the afternoon of June 6, he said.
 

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Franklin  
Floresville  
June 11, 2014 8:20am
 
Ha Ha HA... Ok ok,you got me on that one...lol

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
June 10, 2014 5:03pm
 
Franklin...... Must be the RV parks. :-)

 
Franklin  
Floresville  
June 10, 2014 4:22pm
 
Well,just read that Kenedy is getting a Taco Bell & KFC..That figures.. Gotta love the pro growth city of Floresville. Smh

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
June 10, 2014 9:36am
 
Blame it on PETA.

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
June 9, 2014 5:16pm
 
FELPS customers should be thankful that they live in a fairly stable part of Texas. Outages in the Tornado Alley occur more often and last longer. In addition, they affect a far greater number of people. Stop complaining ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
June 9, 2014 4:42pm
 
Franklin.....Thank you....Walter is my hero. :-)

 
Franklin  
Floresville  
June 9, 2014 3:54pm
 
I Figured it out, now I remember who Grouch and Chief remind me of.. Statler and Waldorf.Remember the old men in the balcony on the Muppets? Or, maybe two Walters ..lol.

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
June 9, 2014 2:15pm
 
I'm Tired ....Some have a learning disability. Some are quick study. Bob Pritts ... 'Grouch detests me more than anyone else on these blogs.........' There you go again, placing yourself above your fellow detested. ... More ›

 
Bob Pritts  
St Hedwig, TX  
June 9, 2014 12:18pm
 
Beji, This has been my whole point. Grouch responds to almost every blog on this site. And, most of his responses are either negative,'cute', or condescending to other responders. It puts a 'fear' into some people that ... More ›

 
Beji Amhoudi  
La Vernia  
June 9, 2014 12:00pm
 
Wow! I swear, if we had a 75 degree day, there would be a 50+ message thread flaming each other over it. What nonsense gobbledygook. THIS is exactly why no actual productive discussions ever take place on these forums.

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