The 2015 Nixon Feather Fest is right around the corner, set for Saturday, Sept. 5, and is guaranteed to satisfy with plenty of family friendly entertainment. Along with a parade, games, and... More ›
If you believe in the power of music, don’t miss the chance to hear the “Rocky King Band” as they bring down the house Saturday, Aug. 29, all in the name of wounded warriors across the United... More ›
Drive out to the Quiet Valley Ranch Labor Day weekend for the Kerrville Fall Music Festival Friday through Sunday, Sept. 4-6. Gates open at 1 p.m. on Friday.
The three-day event will feature songwriters from around the country, including John... More ›
The Greater La Vernia Chamber of Commerce is gearing up for the eighth annual La Vernia Wild West Hammerfest Bicycle Ride set for Saturday, Sept. 12, at 8 a.m. in the La Vernia City Park.
Riders can choose from routes of 39, 57, or 69 miles,... More ›
The Garfield Shooting Club invites everyone out to its Fall Feast on Sunday, Sept. 6, from 3-7 p.m. in the club located at 6486 Garfield Road, 11 miles west of Yorktown off of S.H. 119 between Yorktown and Gillett.
“Texas Country” will liven... More ›
Hear Bob Appel at the Geronimo VFW Sunday Country Dance on Aug. 30, from 3-6:30 p.m. in the hall located at 6808 North S.H. 123 in Geronimo. Kitchen opens at 2 p.m.
Patrons can enjoy the sounds of traditional country dance music. Admission is... More ›
Don’t you just love Texas? Naomi Bortel of Stockdale entered this photo in the youth division of the Wilson County News “Springtime in South Texas” photo contest earlier this year.
“I love how the sun sets in the spring, shining its beams of... More ›
STOCKDALE -- The staff at South Texas Children’s Home Ministries feels truly blessed by the relationships built with the people they serve. The Mitchell family sought the services of its Family... More ›
By Sid Birns
Exclusive to the Wilson County News
It didn’t exist before May 2005.
Flying out of Springfield, Ohio, Earl Morse, a retired Air Force captain, and five other private aircraft owners flew 12 World War II veterans to visit the... More ›
By Rusty Wright
Got marital problems? Job-related stress? Ethical conundrums? Try prayer.
That’s the theme of “War Room,” a Kendrick Brothers/Sony TriStar release, opening Aug. 28. Clearly aimed at a Christian audience, it is not your typical... More ›
I sat in the kitchen in a house in Poth last week, and it was like déjà vu for me. I was back in 1948, a 16-year-old girl sitting at a table in this very same kitchen with my friend Gay Johns, who also went to Poth High School with me. Nothing had... More ›
Q: I have a collection of the Franklin Mint’s Greatest Banknotes, in proof-quality sterling silver. The set has a certificate of authenticity signed by Michael C. Boyd, vice president of public relations at the Franklin Mint. I am interested in... More ›