The Wilson County Republican Party will have a Lincoln Day fund-raiser on Thursday, Feb. 19, at 6 p.m. in the Floresville Event Center at 600 S.H. 97 W. in Floresville.
A silent auction and... More ›
Enjoy an evening of free entertainment at the Brush Country Music Jamboree on Tuesday, Feb. 3, from 7-9:30 p.m. in the Dobie West Performing Arts Theater at 304 West Houston St. in George West.
Scheduled to take the stage are Rocky King of Seguin,... More ›
The 37th annual Cowboy Breakfast, the world’s largest cooked breakfast, will be held Friday, Jan. 30, from 4:30 to 8:30 a.m. at the Cowboys Dancehall parking lot, located at 3030 N.E. Loop 410 at the southwest corner of the intersection with IH... More ›
Join the folks at Regency Manor Nursing & Rehabilitation for a Rodeo Breakfast Roundup on Friday, Jan. 30, from 6:30-9 a.m. at 1615 11th St. in Floresville.
The staff will be serving up a free breakfast of pancakes, sausage, and hashbrowns with... More ›
The Stockdale FFA Booster Club Stock Show Dance and Fund-raiser is set for Saturday, Feb. 7, in the Kosciusko Hall. Doors open at 7:30 p.m.
The “Buckshot Band,” featuring Stockdale FFA President Matt Hartman, will perform from 8 p.m. until midnight.... More ›
The Seguin Art League will hold a reception for the Elementary/Middle School Art Show on Saturday, Feb. 7, at 3 p.m. in the Selig Room of the Guadalupe Regional Medical Center at 1215 E. Court St. in Seguin.
For more information, contact Robin... More ›
A committee meeting for the 2015 Hammerfest will be held on Thursday, Feb. 5, at 6:30 p.m. in the Mesquite Bean Restaurant at 302 F.M. 1346 in La Vernia.
The committee chair will lead the meeting with discussions about fund-raising and communication.... More ›
Did you ever wonder why the annual Native Plant Society of Texas Fall Symposium is held in such different -- and sometimes distant -- parts of Texas each year? The reason is to explore the wonderfully diverse native plant communities in the many ecological... More ›
Don’t miss the chance to look into galaxies far, far away at Planets in the Park on Saturday, Feb. 7, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the John William Helton - San Antonio River Nature Park, at 15662 F.M. 775 in Floresville.
People of all ages can learn... More ›
The Wilson County Book Club will hold a meeting on Saturday, Jan. 31, at 3 p.m. in the Wilson County Public Library at One Library Lane in Floresville.
Members in attendance will share their thoughts on Carte Blanche: 007, a novel by Jeffery... More ›
The Three Oaks Extension Education Club will meet on Wednesday, Feb. 4, at 1:30 p.m. for its regular monthly meeting in the Three Oaks Community Center.
Plans for the upcoming sewing workday will be discussed. Hostesses for the February meeting... More ›
Have you ever watched an obstacle race on TV show and thought, “I’d like to try that!”? Well, now is your chance! Sign up for the ThrillSeeker 5K Stunt Run scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 28, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Nelson Wolff Stadium in San... More ›
Showtime is almost here so be sure to get your tickets for the Floresville Opry taking place on Thursday, Feb. 5, from 6-9:30 p.m. in the Floresville Event Center at 600 S.H. 97 W in Floresville.... More ›
The Stockdale Blue Bonnet Club met Jan. 12 in the home of Pat Rutland. Refreshments were served as members arrived for the first business meeting of the new year.
Bernice Person called the meeting to order. The minutes of the November... More ›
The Sutherland Springs Historical Museum management board invites the public to its monthly meetings held on the third Sunday of each month at 5 p.m. in the museum.
Additionally, the board welcomes the community to visit the museum the first... More ›
Two in-depth Bible study classes will be held on Friday, Jan. 30, and Friday, Feb. 20, from 7-8 p.m. in the Verdi Community Center at 2800 F.M. 1784 in Pleasanton.
The studies will consist of the life and teachings of Jesus Christ.
For more... More ›
By Cap & Edna Vajdos
A young minister in New York City, obsessed with the plight of orphaned and neglected children roaming the streets of the city in the 1850s, devised a plan to change... More ›
People are living longer these days than ever before and they are healthier, too, as a result of breakthroughs in medicine, but innovative uses of information technology might play an increasingly important role, as well, in the future, according... More ›
A willingness to see the needs of others and lend a helping hand can boost a person’s everyday happiness and make life more satisfying. But sometimes the world’s problems can seem so overwhelming -- and each person’s ability to solve them so limited... More ›
Collecting by Larry Cox
Q: I have inherited a brooch that contains human hair. My grandmother told me that the hair belongs to a distant relative and has been in the family since the 1850s. What can you tell me about this type of item? --... More ›
This is Part 2 of Maurine’s memorable senior year:
Aunt Maurine left Floresville that summer of 1924, after graduation, and moved to San Antonio with her sisters, Gladys and Ola Dee, and... More ›
It just isn’t game day without great food to help fill your belly and spirits as you cheer your favorite team to victory. While traditional tailgate fare has a rightful place in any pre-game celebration, adding interesting new... More ›
By Jay Bobbin
You have an active television week, not only with “Scorpion,” but also as the co-host of the CBS special “Super Bowl’s Greatest Commercials 2015.” Are you enjoying your pace... More ›
By George Dickie
If there is a rule for creating a menu for a Super Bowl party, it’s finger foods, finger foods, finger foods. Fast and easy.
But Daphne Brogdon, host of Food Network’s... More ›
“THE BEST OF ME”
(Feb. 3): In the Nicholas Sparks story, a former high-school couple (James Marsden, Michelle Monaghan) is reunited years later. (PG-13: AS, P)
(Feb. 3): The roots of the vampire (Luke Evans) are traced... More ›
By Jay Bobbin
Fans of “Parenthood” are sorry to see the series end, but its creative talents are happy they got one more season to end it properly.
Loosely inspired by the same-named 1989... More ›