The Stockdale FFA chapter held a tree dedication ceremony Nov. 3 in honor of five former students of Stockdale High School who have passed away in recent years. All of these... More ›
By Matilda Charles
Did you get plenty to eat over Thanksgiving? Many seniors didn’t.
Studies have revealed that far too many seniors (and young families, as well) are too embarrassed to ask for help, especially when it involves accepting... More ›
The time is drawing near for the Floresville Chamber of Commerce Christmas Along the Corridor and Festival of Lights Parade set for Saturday, Dec. 3, starting at noon.
Themed “A Downtown... More ›
Stockdale Main Street Christmas is set for Saturday, Dec. 3, beginning with a pancake breakfast from 7:30-10 a.m. in the Masonic Lodge located on Main Street in Stockdale.
The lodge also... More ›
Pick up some special holiday gifts at the La Vernia United Methodist Women’s annual Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, Dec. 3, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the LVUMC Family Life Building at 210 Bluebonnet Road.
Guests can shop and sift through an array... More ›
The Wilson County Sheriff Santa Soup Kitchen will be held on Sunday, Dec. 4, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the River Bend Golf Club Pro Shop at 101 Club Drive in Floresville.
Attendees are asked to take an unwrapped toy or cash donation for the... More ›
Students with the Wilson County School of Ballet and Performing Arts are sure to delight the masses with a show during Christmas Along the Corridor & Festival of Lights on Saturday, Dec. 3... More ›
The city of Elmendorf will hold its annual Christmas in the Park Parade on Saturday, Dec. 3, beginning at noon at 16555 Old Corpus Christi Road in Elmendorf.
The parade will be followed by... More ›
Get your fill of flapjacks at the Stockdale Masonic Lodge seventh annual Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, Dec. 3, from 8-11 a.m. at 105 Main St. in Stockdale.
Take the kids to see Santa and... More ›
Don’t drive to the big city for holiday fun! Save the gas and “Enjoy Hometown Christmas Cheer” throughout Floresville on Friday, Dec. 9.
This is a great way to get in some Christmas shopping... More ›
The La Vernia Lions Club will sponsor a Holiday Craft Show and Bake Sale on Saturday, Dec. 3, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the La Vernia Church of Christ at 131 Industrial Drive in La Vernia.
Stop by and purchase a few Christmas gifts and sweet treats... More ›
The Seguin Art League’s Yulefest Arts & Crafts Show will be held Sunday,
Dec. 4, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Seguin-Guadalupe County Coliseum at 950 S. Austin St.
Exclusively handmade items created by various artists throughout the area... More ›
The ninth annual Humana Rock ’n’ Roll San Antonio Marathon & 1/2 Marathon will return to San Antonio Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 3-4.
On Saturday, a 10K will start at 8:45 a.m., followed by the Subway Kids Rock run at 9:30 a.m. On Sunday, runners... More ›
Get into the holiday spirit with music, fireworks, food, and friends at River Bend Rejoice on Friday, Dec. 9, from 6-9 p.m. at 101 Club Drive, in the gazebo at Seguin Circle, in the Villages at River Bend in Floresville.
Listen to traditional... More ›
By Mark Cameron
Some younger readers may be unfamiliar with it, but many longtime Wilson County residents fondly remember Camp Ranch, a German settlement community located near Floresville... More ›
Q: I have a Coca-Cola tray from 1924 entitled “Touring Car,” which I believe is worth in the $500-$750 range. Stamped on the back is information that it was manufactured by the Ohio Art Company under license from the Coca-Cola Company. Where can... More ›
And then there was the blood clot a few years later. We didn’t know what was wrong. One Sunday morning we were getting ready for Mass when he felt a really bad pain in his left leg. He couldn’t... More ›
Take a trip back in time and witness Bible re-enactments at O’ Bethlehem Friday and Saturday, Dec. 9-10, from 7-8:30 p.m. on the grounds of St. Ann Catholic Church in La Vernia.
Guests will follow Mary and Joseph as they travel through Bethlehem... More ›
Mu Chi, the local chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, which promotes professional and personal growth of women educators and excellence in education, celebrated its 10th birthday on Nov. 17. In conjunction with the... More ›
Resurrection United Methodist Church is planning a free Children’s Christmas Party on Saturday, Dec. 10, from 9:30-11:30 a.m. in the church at 7709 Knowlton Road in San Antonio.
Children... More ›