2 hours ago
•Jupe Mills 1.5”
•Triple K Farm 0.75”
•Frances Raabe 1”
•Cindy Lyssy 1.5”
•Willie Wiatrek 2”
•Frank Marquez 2.5”
•George Dzuik... More ›
Wednesday at 3:44pm
Less than three years after being selected as the superintendent of the Falls City Independent School District (ISD), Tylor Chaplin could be leaving that post for a similar position in the Burkburnett ISD.
According to an article in the Times... More ›
November 16 at 6:06pm
Show your support as the Floresville community recovers from the Oct. 30 tornado by wearing a #FloresvilleStrong T-shirt.
Available at the Wilson County News. Suggested donation $5. Proceeds go to St. Vincent de Paul to benefit victims of the tornado.... More ›
November 16 at 9:53am
AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott today sent a letter to President Barack Obama informing him that the State of Texas will not accept any refugees from Syria in the wake of the deadly terrorist... More ›
November 13 at 11:47am
The Wilson County News will present a special Holiday Gift Guide in our Dec. 9 issue. Help us celebrate this festive season by sharing your favorite Christmas memory; a photo can be included.
Maybe you received a memorable gift. Perhaps someone,... More ›
November 13 at 10:02am
The third Antique Farm Equipment Demonstration and Field Day set for Satur-day, Nov. 14, at the Ronnie Stolle Farm outside of Falls City has been canceled.
According to South Texas Old Iron... More ›
November 7, 2015
“I know that we are all aware of the tornado that hit our community. As a Floresville High School Junior, the damage to the high school was shocking to me and I immediately thought of all the... More ›
November 6 at 3:31pm
NEW BERLIN -- Troopers from the Texas Department of Public Safety Highway Patrol continue their investigation into the Nov. 6 crash near the intersection of F.M. 775 and Sweet Home Road (C.R.... More ›
November 4 at 5:02pm
Today, after meeting with the engineers and the catastrophe management team, we learned we will also have to suspend operations at Floresville High School in the ROTC/Technology building. Unfortunately,... More ›
November 3 at 4:46pm
November 3, 2015 Election
Polls close at 7 p.m. Unofficial results will be posted here as that information is obtained.
Floresville City Council
x Johnny Ray Nieto ....... 297
Frank Ramirez ........ 161
Place... More ›
November 3 at 11:00am
(Revised 4:33 p.m., Nov. 3)
The Bexar County Medical Examiner's Office has identified the driver killed this morning in a multi-vehicle crash Nov. 3 that involved a school bus on Loop 1604... More ›
November 2 at 3:34pm
(Revised at 4:02 pm) Though the Wilson County Appraisal District office sustained substantial damage Oct. 30 as a tornado turned the Lazy J Bar-B-Q next door to rubble, area residents still... More ›
November 2 at 12:46pm
The following are unofficial rainfall reports from Oct. 28-31 rains.
•Jupe Mills 4.75”
•George Barnet 2.5”
•George Zidek 1.5”
•Triple K Farm 1.25”
•Frances Raabe 5”
•Schneider’s Store... More ›
November 1 at 8:37pm
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Tornado destroys parts of Floresville High School campus
(Revised Nov. 2, 2:54 p.m.)
Following a devastating early morning tornado that caused damage to... More ›
October 31 at 8:46pm
Superintendent Sherri Bays of the Floresville Independent School District issued the following statement just after 8 p.m. Oct. 31:
After meeting with engineers today, we learned that repairs... More ›
October 31 at 3:09pm
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Residents along the Cibolo Creek and San Antonio River in Wilson County and the surrounding areas are advised to watch for possible flooding and be prepared to evacuate... More ›
October 31 at 1:40pm
The Floresville community is working to return to normal after what some reports are saying was an F2 tornado early Friday morning destroyed buildings and cut off power. More storms followed... More ›
October 31 at 6:55am
After all the rain and bad weather, the 27th Annual Sutherland Springs Old Town Day Celebration will go on today as planned.
The only thing that has changed is the parade will not be held,... More ›
October 30 at 6:48pm
Officials are saying that a candle used for light during a lengthy power outage Oct. 30 in Poth is believed to have touched off a blaze that destroyed a bedroom of a home on McDaniel Street.
According to Police Chief Lowell Hull the fire was... More ›
October 30 at 6:32am
Update 9:10 p.m.
Per LeAnn Hosek, Wilson County Emergency Management coordinator, U.S. 181 through Floresville has been reopened.
Update 5:56 p.m.
As of 5 p.m., Marcy Jacobs of the Floresville Electric Light & Power... More ›