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Section A: General News


City: Minors should be in by 11


City: Minors should be in by 11
WILLIAM J. GIBBS JR./Reprints at wilsoncountynews.com - Chief Lorenzo Herrera of the Floresville Police Department congratulates Chad Clark on his retirement during the June 12 Floresville City Council meeting. Clark — who, over a span of nearly 22 years with the Floresville police, worked his way up from patrolman to lieutenant — currently serves as Wilson County Precinct 2 constable.


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June 18, 2014
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FLORESVILLE -- Citizens younger than 16 are not permitted to be unaccompanied on the streets of Floresville from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m., under a revised curfew ordinance adopted June 12 by the Floresville City Council.  . . .

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Chief Noetall  
Wise, Texas  
June 24 at 5:20am
 
 
Sam Eagle If our grandchildren used
the same child rearing methods that
out parents used, the nanny state would
jail them for child abuse. Dull beak and
no claws but ... Read More Read More
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
June 24 at 4:58am
 
 
WCN EDITOR. Dear Elaine, Publishing
juvenile crime stats for Floresville
would certainly shed some light on
the need for this curfew. In the future,
it might also provide ... Read More Read More
 
 
squawk box  
Pandora, Tx  
June 23 at 7:21pm
 
 
Yep, like my dad used to say.... 'The younger
generation is in bad shape, it has been going
to the dogs for the last two hundred years.' :-)
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
June 23 at 7:12pm
 
 
Unless the 14 and 15 year olds in Floresville
commit more crimes than the 16 and 17 olds,
there is no compelling reason to single out
the former. Without a compelling ... Read More Read More
 
 
Sam Eagle  
Muppet Land  
June 23 at 5:33pm
 
 
If parents weren't so lax on the job, and they actually kept their little hellians in the house at night, we wouldn't need curfews. But no, that makes too much sense.

Something ... Read More Read More
 
 
extiger  
CA  
June 23 at 5:19pm
 
 
A curfew makes the police officers job easier. Less kids on the street = more doughnut time.
 
 
Chief Noetall  
Wise, Texas  
June 23 at 1:10pm
 
 
Pritts .... You are such a kind gentle elder.
Gives me that warm fuzzy feeling. By the way
that young man walking home was not roaming
the streets. In my example, he ... Read More Read More
 
 
Bob Pritts  
St Hedwig, TX  
June 23 at 12:32pm
 
 
Chief,

You wondered why I would have concern for a young kid walking home at 11:00 p.m. For the same reason I have concerns about any unaccompanied child roaming the ... Read More Read More
 
 
Chief Noetall  
Wise, Texas  
June 23 at 11:53am
 
 
Bob Pritts ... I guess for the same reason
that an old man living in Bexar county
would have concern about a young citizen
walking home after 11PM in Floresville,
Texas. ... Read More Read More
 
 
Bob Pritts  
St Hedwig, TX  
June 23 at 11:06am
 
 
Grouch,

Why would you care to know what was showing at the Acadia theater in Floresvilles last weekend when you say you live in Grand Prairie? Just wonderin'. Buildin' ... Read More Read More
 

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