Monday, December 5, 2016
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 
holidayextravaganza2016.pdf

WCN Site Search


Preview the Paper Preview the Paper

Preview this week's Paper
A limited number of pages are displayed in this preview.
Preview this Week’s Issue ›
Subscribe Today ›

Lost & Found


VideoFound: Dog, chocolate color, on old Pittman Rd., be prepared to prove it's your dog, looking for owner. Call or text Tammy at 830-391-6662.
*Includes FREE photo online! mywcn.com/lostandfound
Lost: Male Great Pyrenees, all white, double dew claws on back legs, sweet, shy, not aggressive, Nov. 10, C.R. 404/405, neighbors heard 2 shots, any information appreciated. 830-393-0801.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

F&W Electrical is now hiring laborers, construction experience and driver license a plus. Apply at 6880 U.S. Hwy. 181 N., Floresville, Monday-Friday, 8-5. 830-393-0083. EOE.
>Dean & Peeler Meatworks Custom Butchery in Poth TX will be opening in early 2017 and is searching for a head butcher and qualified meat cutters. This will be a cattle only federally inspected facility focusing on full high quality fabrication for customers and private labels. Those individuals interested please contact us at (806) 789-6359 or dustin_dean@hotmail.com.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos





Video Vault ›
City Base PlumbingPursch with auto packageOSO construction breaking

Breaking News


Lawmen converge on two Poth game rooms


Lawmen converge on two Poth game rooms
WILLIAM J. GIBBS JR./Reprints at wilsoncountynews.com Wilson County Sheriff Joe D. Tackitt Jr. enters the Lady Luck game room on Carroll Street in Poth while deputies process evidence following the execution of a search warrant Sept. 10. Lady Luck is one of two Poth game rooms that are the subject of an ongoing criminal investigation, officials said.


E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story

Wilson County News
September 10, 2015, 11:40pm
7,139 views
6 comments

Nine people are in custody and facing charges tonight, following simultaneous raids on two video slot machine parlors in Poth.

According to Investigator Stephen Moore of the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office, deputies and agents from the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission executed search warrants at approximately 8:15 p.m. Sept. 10 at the Lady Luck game room on Carroll Street and Lee Roy’s One Stop on U.S. 181. The managers of both establishments are among those who were arrested, he said.

Video slot machines, cash, and numerous pieces of evidence were confiscated at each location, after authorities learned that winners were being paid in cash -- a violation of state law. More arrests are possible as an investigation is ongoing, Moore said.

For more, read the Sept. 16 edition of the Wilson County News.
 

Your Opinions and Comments

 
Dawn Kerby  
Poth, TX  
September 15, 2015 4:30pm
 
Franklin---I own the 4K Lodges in Poth and NO there was no such bust at my motel!! Why don't you get your facts straight before posting lies or starting rumors. The 4K Lodges is local family owned motel and not only oilfield... More ›

 
Ben Wiatrek  
Pinehurst, TX  
September 14, 2015 5:21pm
 
Anybody could see that coming along with the drugs, and maybe a shooting in the future.

 
Franklin  
Floresville  
September 14, 2015 7:57am
 
Wasn't there a prostitution bust a few months ago at the oilfield cabins there in town?

 
T-Bone Pickens  
Poth  
September 11, 2015 9:24am
 
Ben - you leave town and everything goes to crap. We still have pigeons though. Lots of pigeons. I'll take you on a guided pigeon hunt next time you are in town.

 
Ben Wiatrek  
Pinehurst, TX  
September 11, 2015 8:37am
 
Amazing, ran those mean old chickens out of town and now allow law breakers. Now really which is more of a problem?

 
William J. Gibbs Jr.  
WCN  
September 10, 2015 11:41pm
 
New post

Share your comment or opinion on this story!


You must be logged in to post a comment.




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

Breaking News Archives


Southern Electric
Malcolm's Custom Welding
WCN Citizens Forum 5/28/15
Heavenly Touch homeFriesenhahn Custom WeldingTriple R DC ExpertsVoncille Bielefeld homeAllstate & McBride Realty

  Copyright © 2007-2016 Wilson County News. All rights reserved. Web development by Drewa Designs.