Monday, June 27, 2016
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

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: Great Pyrenees on CR 124, June 5, young male, not neutered, red banded collar, no tag, black spot on tip of tongue, cannot keep. 830-216-2380.

VideoLost: Lab/Pit, missing evening of Mon., June 6, between 5-8 p.m., from Shannon Ridge Subdivision, Floresville, his name is Buster. Call 210-331-8966 if found.
Found: Husky on Hwy. 181 in Floresville near Whataburger. Call 210-997-6010.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Diesel Mechanics Needed Coastal Plains Trucking is currently hiring for Diesel Mechanics to work in the following locations: Stockdale, TX – Charlotte, TX – Jal, NM (housing provided at this location only) These positions are full time and offers medical, dental, vision, STD, Life, 401k benefits and bi-weekly pay. Mechanic Responsibilities: Vehicle Maintenance and Repair on Transport and Bobtail Tanker trucks. Qualifications: Must have own tools Certification in Brakes is a plus Experience preferred working on Diesel trucks. Prefer experience working on Kenworth and Peterbilt trucks and PACCAR, Cummins and engines. Experience changing tires and performing all PM work. Detail oriented, organized, takes pride in work and is safety minded. Compensation - Depending on experience – hourly pay with overtime. CDL NOT REQUIRED To apply: Log in to www.coastalplainsllc.com to complete an application Or contact Human Resources at 830-996-3002.
Warning: While most advertisers are reputable, some are not. Unfortunately the Wilson County News cannot guarantee the products or services of those who buy advertising space in our pages. We urge our readers to use great care, and when in doubt, contact the San Antonio Better Business Bureau, 210-828-9441, BEFORE spending money. If you feel you have been the victim of fraud, contact the Consumer Protection Office of the Attorney General in Austin, 512-463-2070.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos





Video Vault ›
Pursch with auto packageBudget BlindsHeritage Park

Breaking News


Shooter ends Adkins standoff peacefully




E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story

Wilson County News
August 12, 2013, 12:04pm
3,970 views | 5 comments

ADKINS -- A standoff in the Home Place subdivision between an alleged shooter and law-enforcement officials is over, according to Wilson County Sheriff Joe D. Tackitt Jr.

“I can tell you the standoff is over; he walked out with his hands up just a couple of minutes ago,” Tackitt said in a telephone conversation.

The standoff occurred after an argument between two men early this morning on a Via bus on Loop 107 in eastern Bexar County ended with one man being shot in the cheek, according to news reports.

The shooter fled, was later spotted in the vicinity of Home Place subdivision, and was cornered there by peace officers from both Bexar and Wilson counties.

Read more in the Aug. 14 print edition of the Wilson County News.
 

Your Opinions and Comments

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
August 14, 2013 9:37am
 
Just wondering....By using this forum, you agreed to abide by the Terms of Use which is available for review. If you don't care to play by the rules, don't play the game. Remember that individuals being attacked can complain ... More ›

 
Facts only please  
TX  
August 13, 2013 1:23pm
 
Glenn: Yep, keeping WCN under the gun for trying to be an online newspaper but is always behind the local news stations in their reporting. Melony: KSAT reported the name and details right away.

 
Glenn Quagmire  
Quahog, Rhode Island  
August 12, 2013 4:20pm
 
Facts, do you have any hobbies?

 
melony mom  
August 12, 2013 2:39pm
 
The police dept always does this -

 
Facts only please  
TX  
August 12, 2013 2:20pm
 
I guess the name of the individual is a secret? KENS 5 is updating this story as they get the info http://www.kens5.com/news/Report-Person-shot-on-VIA-bus-in-East-Bexar-County-219254431.html

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


Malcolm's Custom Welding
WCN Citizens Forum 5/28/15
Southern Electric
Allstate & McBride RealtyHeavenly Touch homeTriple R DC ExpertsVoncille Bielefeld home

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