Do you have a San Antonio Spurs fan on your gift list? Let them relive golden moments with Spurs Nation: Major Moments in San Antonio Basketball, just released by Trinity University Press.
From the Memorial Day Miracle to Coach Gregg Popovich’s... More ›
Award-winning sportswriter Mike Monroe tells what it takes to become the ultimate Spurs fan in a new book, 100 Things Spurs Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die.
The San Antonio Spurs are that rare team that combines sustained championship-caliber... More ›
Dear Savvy Senior,
How much does an average funeral and body burial cost? I need to make funeral arrangements for my aunt, who’s terminally ill, and would like to have a cost idea going in so I can plan and budget appropriately.
The Executor... More ›
When you see the owners of the house at 1205 F St. in Floresville start taking out a grim reaper, the headless horseman, caskets, and a friendly looking witch, it can only mean one thing. It’s... More ›
Feast your eyes on an array of hues at “A Brush With Color” Art Show & Sale on Saturday, Nov. 5, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. in Studio La Vida at 106 E. Chihuahua St. in La Vernia.
See works from talented area artists, including Shelley Henderson... More ›
The Word Fellowship Church encourages everyone to come out to its 15th annual Hallelujah Night “Be a Spark in the Dark” on Monday, Oct. 31, from 6-9 p.m. at U.S. 181 South and Flax Plant Road (F.M. 1145) in Kenedy.
The night will be full of free... More ›
St. Mark Lutheran Church welcomes everyone to head out to its Fall Festival planned for Saturday, Oct. 29, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the church grounds at 10595 U.S. 87 in Adkins.
Satisfy your appetite with a plate of barbecued brisket, sausage... More ›
Save the date for the Kicaster Cemetery Association’s barbecued chicken plate fund-raiser planned for Saturday, Oct. 29, in Adkins.
Plates of barbecued chicken will be sold for $10 each in... More ›
Drive out to St. Jerome Catholic Church and enjoy a Turkey Dinner on Sunday, Nov. 6, at 10:30 a.m. at the church located at 7955 Real Road in Martinez.
Sink your teeth into some barbecued turkey, dressing, potatoes, green beans, dessert, and... More ›
Enjoy the sixth annual Dobie Dichos: Campfires, Chili con Carne, and the Words of J. Frank Dobie on Friday, Nov. 4, from 6-9:30 p.m. at the Historic Oakville Jail in Oakville.
Take a lawn chair, eat a bowl of chili, and listen to top Texas authors... More ›
The Atascosa County child care board welcomes the community to a Craft Show on Saturday, Nov. 12, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Cowboy Fellowship on F.M. 3350 in Jourdanton.
Attendees will have... More ›
Get your fill of your favorite breakfast foods as the La Vernia Band Boosters host their first-ever Pancake Breakfast fund-raiser on Sunday, Nov. 6, in the La Vernia High School cafeteria at 225 Bluebonnet Road.
Whether you’re an early riser... More ›
If you are yearning to complete a few DIY holiday crafts, but don’t know where to start, attend the free Holiday Traditions for Heart and Home on Saturday, Nov. 5, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in... More ›
Get your boots on and scoot on over to the Wilson County Show Barn on Saturday, Oct. 29, for a classic country dance from 7-11 p.m. The show barn is located at 435 S.H. 97 East in Floresville.
Guests can move their feet or just sit back and... More ›
The Boldtville Presbyterian Church will hold a Community Fair and Barbecue on Saturday, Nov. 5, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the church grounds at 6631 New Sulphur Springs Road in San Antonio.
The... More ›
Get moving at the seventh annual Party in Pink Zumbathon fund-raiser on Saturday, Oct. 29, from 10-11:30 a.m. in Studio C at 246 Paloma Drive in Floresville.
The fund-raiser will benefit Christy Canales, a teacher at Floresville South Elementary... More ›
The ladies of the Three Oaks Community will host the Three Oaks Senior Citizens Dinner on Wednesday, Nov. 2, starting at 10 a.m. in the Three Oaks Community Center in Three Oaks.
Seniors are encouraged to attend and enjoy fellowship, bingo, a... More ›
The Spirit Wolf Equine & Therapeutic Center will hold its first-ever Haunted Harvest Festival and Hayride on Saturday, Oct. 29, from 4-11:30 p.m. at its facility at 1610 C.R. 108 in Floresville.
Activities... More ›
Boerne’s Cave Without A Name will host a “most unusual” Halloween Concert as “The Quazi Trio” performs at the Throne Room on Saturday, Oct. 29, at 7 p.m.
Among the musical selections planned... More ›
During a 90th birthday party, LaJuana Newnam-Leus and Viola Henke -- two friends in the Wilson County Historical Society -- were enjoying the classic country sounds of the band providing entertainment... More ›
The Labatt Club met on Oct. 5 in the First Lutheran Church in Floresville. The hostesses were Bea Ploch, Edna Brownlow, and Alene Quinney. The ladies discussed their business... More ›
The Daughters of the Republic of Texas (DRT) 125th anniversary celebration will be held on Saturday, Nov. 5, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park in Johnson... More ›
Q: When I began cleaning out my mom’s house, I discovered a box of about three dozen egg cups. They appear to be from the ‘30s and ‘40s, although I can’t be certain. I am a regular reader, but I don’t remember you ever mentioning egg cups. -- Sarah... More ›
Article taken from The Galveston Daily, Tuesday, Sept. 2, 1873, page 1.
Sutherland Springs, August 26 - Having opened your column and invited a correspondence from different sections of the great state of Texas I avail myself of the opportunity... More ›
Although childhood obesity rates have leveled off, obesity rates for teens have doubled in recent years -- but you can protect them. Today, one in every five teens ages 12 to 19 is obese.
Obesity... More ›
Grief at holiday time can be the most difficult grief of all.
Someone mourning the loss of a loved one may struggle to join in the merriment, be overcome by memories of holidays past, or... More ›