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Lost: Men's wallet, Sept. 21 at Wal-Mart fuel center in Floresville, left on side of truck, medical IDs needed. If found call 210-827-9753, no questions asked.
Missing: Male Chihuahua, black/gray/white, named Spy, possibly missing from F.M. 775 around Vintage Oaks Subdivision and Woodlands area, Sat., Sept. 26 about 10 p.m. 830-391-5055. 
Found: 2 brindle cows, on Sept. 12, at the end of La Gura Rd. in South Bexar County, located between South Loop 1604 and the San Antonio River, Gillett Rd. on east and Schultz Rd. on the west. Call after 8 p.m., 210-310-9206.
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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 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.
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Update: Floresville, Poth spend midday in the dark

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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.

Your Opinions and Comments

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

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

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

June 10, 2014 9:36am
Blame it on PETA.

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 ›

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

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

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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