The investigation continues into a July 14 crash that claimed the life of former Austin resident Chase Jon Sedmak, who resided with a relative in Floresville. The 27-year-old was killed when his Cadillac CTS collided at approximately 11:30 p.m.... More ›
The Connally Memorial Medical Center will soon add a pediatrician, a general surgeon, and a physician assistant to its team.
Brian Burnside, the center’s chief executive officer, provided... More ›
Although the exact scope of operations is unknown, the U.S. military is currently conducting a large-scale, months-long exercise in Texas and six other Southwestern states. The exercises, known... More ›
Area law-enforcement personnel report the following recent activity:
•July 10, Christopher Oneil Williams, 25, of San Antonio was arrested and charged with possession of more than 1 gram but less than 4 grams of a controlled substance in Penalty... More ›
FLORESVILLE -- Police here have issued warrants for 23-year-old Johnny Obregon, 25-year-old Brandon Joseph Popham, and 22-year-old Bobby Bolf, all of Floresville. The three men allegedly stole a bill-changing machine from the laundry room of the... More ›
FLORESVILLE -- Jason Talley, LUTCF, has been elected to serve as the 2015-16 president of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors-Texas. He and his wife, Michelle, own Talley... More ›
“It’s our goal to keep Floresville and the surrounding area in style!” said Stacy Cameron of Sisters Boutique and Gifts.
Much about Sisters Boutique and Gifts in Floresville is the same... More ›
Are you interested in promoting your business? Try donating an item or two to fill goody bags given to citizens of Floresville caught sporting their Chamber of Commerce community T-shirts on Fridays.
Items may be dropped off at the chamber office... More ›
EAST CENTRAL -- During the July 16 regular monthly meeting of the East Central Independent School District (ISD) school board, trustees approved pay raises for all employees, and left the tax... More ›
The Stockdale Independent School District’s (ISD) board of trustees approved an increase in the starting pay for employees in pay grade MF-Food Service to $9.33 per hour. The 21-cent increase... More ›
Fox Chapel Oil Field Services continues to make its payments to the Stockdale Economic Development Corp. (SEDC) as VLS Industries LLC sets to close the land purchase to locate within the Stockdale Industrial Park. SEDC Administrator Johnny Stahl... More ›
Partners in Primary Care will hold a Health Fair on Wednesday, July 29, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in its location at 1354 E. Walnut St. in Seguin.
The event will include free entertainment, refreshments, and prizes. Representatives from Humana, doctors... More ›
My husband broke a few ribs and his collarbone a couple of years ago when he flipped our ATV. He’s fine now, but we still have about $20,000 in medical bills because we were both between jobs and didn’t have medical coverage when the... More ›
STOCKDALE -- The reduction of overtime and the sale of one of the ambulances in the Wilson County Emergency Services District No. 3 Emergency Medical Services (EMS) are just two ways to avoid... More ›
Meeting: Special meeting, July 15, from 7:30 p.m. to 7:57 p.m.
•Voted to solicit bids for a hay lease at the city’s wastewater treatment plant
Discussed, no action:
•The... More ›
Meeting: Regular meeting, July 15, 7 p.m.
•Voted to solicit bids, from July 22 to Aug. 13, for the sale of a district-owned parcel at 700 Rubie Lane
•Called a special meeting for Aug. 12 to hear the proposed budgets and tax rates... More ›
Don’t miss the Franchise Owner Workshop on Saturday, July 25, from 2-4 p.m. in the San Antonio Public Library at 600 Soledad in San Antonio.
Kevin Lucciola, a FranNet franchise specialist, will address topics such as:
•Why do you want to start... More ›
LA VERNIA -- The challenge of having sufficient manpower to respond to fires occurring during the workday has the Wilson County Emergency Services District No. 1 considering the addition of at... More ›
Early indications are that it will cost just under $8 million for the Poth Independent School District to operate during the 2015-16 school year. This is according to information presented at... More ›
Meeting: La Vernia Independent School District board of trustees regular meeting, July 14, 6:30 p.m.
•Approved a new district strategic plan as presented by the district’s Strategic Plan Committee
•Approved resurfacing of the... More ›
Exclusive to the Wilson County News
The former Brooks Air Force Base (AFB) has rapidly transformed on San Antonio’s south side into a thriving mix of shopping, entertainment, and residential... More ›
I am often accused by the media and most politicians about saying “outrageous” comments like “what part of the word illegal don’t you understand?” But in the wake of the July 16 attack on a... More ›
In the wake of the recent murders in a South Carolina church, the killer’s hope of igniting a race war produced the opposite effect. Blacks and whites in South Carolina came together to condemn his act and the race hate behind it.
Some saw in... More ›
Your standard governor, Congress critter, and other elected officials routinely insist that they represent “The People.” But when it comes to making public policy, do they actually represent you … or Mr. Money, who writes big campaign checks?
Any... More ›
“Choose your battles well.” These words of wisdom have been around for a long time. But, as is so often the case, when it comes to wisdom, many people don’t get it. There are too many battles... More ›