Thursday, July 2, 2015
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search


Lost & Found

Lost: Calf, red and black tiger striped, white faced, Oak Hill Rd. off U.S. Hwy. 87, La Vernia. Call Carrol, 210-488-3071. 

VideoFound female med sized dog on Hickory Hill Dr in LaVernia. Pic in WCNews online ad. Probably not neutered, very playful and gets along well with cats. Please call 830-947-3458

VideoPlease help my toy Aussie get home..181 & 1604 area. She's an adult,13" & less than 20 pounds. Please call if you see or find her. 210-328-5050
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

SS Water Supply is now hiring Meter Reader/Field Technician, full-time position, good driving record, high school graduate, great benefits, starting at $9/hour, opened until filled. Apply at Main Office, 10393 Hwy. 87, La Vernia, TX. 
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 www.fisd.us 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.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos





Video Vault ›

Reb's Race Report


Lakefest 2014 @ Lake Marble Falls, 8/8-10, 2014


Lakefest 2014 @ Lake Marble Falls, 8/8-10, 2014
Daryl Ehrlich gets his Top Fuel Hydro out of the water on launch


E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story

Disclaimer:
J.M. Hallas is responsible for this content, which is not edited by the Wilson County News or wilsoncountynews.com.

August 8, 2014
1,405 views
Post a comment

Marble Falls, TX.,(Aug. 8th, 2014) For the Twenty-third year the Marble Falls Chamber of Commerce plays host to Lakefest at Lake Marble Falls on the Colorado River. Lakeside Park is transformed into a spectator area for the Lucas Oil Drag Boat Series, with food, beverage and other vendors on hand. The Johnson Park/Backbone Creek area becomes filled with numerous classes of drag boats ranging from the high-horsepower, crowd pleasing, Top Fuel Hydros to beginner classes of personal water craft.

With a dozen classes appearing there is always something for everyone. The bad boys of the group, Top Fuel Hydros have been led at this event by Daryl Ehrlich(Round Rock) in his boat, Problem Child, that currently holds both ends of the national record with a pass of 3.396 @ 258.26mph on the 1000' course set at Lakefest 2011.

Also in the pro class of boats are the Top Alcohol Hydros, Top Alcohol Flat Bottoms and Pro Mods. The Sportsman contingency includes Pro Competition Eliminator, Pro Eliminator, Top Eliminator, Modified Eliminator, Stock Eliminator, River Racer and two personal watercraft classes.

Fridays activities begin with the gates opening at 7:00am for registration and an open test-n-tune session starting at 8:00am. In the evening following the test session a show and shine contest will have boats displayed in the pit area and a concert by the Luke Williams Band. Tickets for Friday's practice will be $10.00.

The gates will again open at 7:00am on Saturday with qualifying in all the classes starting at 8:00am. Saturday tickets will be $25.00 for adults, and $10.00 for children ages 6-12. Deacon Willie is slated to play in Johnson Park that night at 8:00pm.

Final eliminations are scheduled for Sunday with gates opening at 7:00am and eliminations tentatively scheduled for noon.(depending on boat count) Immediately following the final race an awards ceremony will be help at the Johnson Park Amphitheater.

For more information you can contact the Marble Falls Chamber of Commerce or visit the Lakefest website www.marblefallslakefest.com
 
‹ Previous Blog Entry
 

Your Opinions and Comments


Be the first to comment on this story!


You must be logged in to post a comment.




Not a subscriber?
Subscriber, but no password?
Forgot password?

Reb's Race Report Archives


Reb's Race Report Reb's sidebar
Heavenly Touch homeauto chooserTriple R DC ExpertsDrama KidsVoncille Bielefeld homeAllstate & McBride Realty

  Copyright © 2007-2015 Wilson County News. All rights reserved. Web development by Drewa Designs.