Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Venturing and Exploring Scouts, Young Marines, active, Reserve, and retired servicemen and women, VFW and American Legion members, and anyone else wishing... More ›
Michael Ruiz, a resident on Ringaskiddy Circle in the Shannon Ridge subdivision, said his dog’s barking woke him shortly after midnight May 18.
“The electricity was out and [the storm] was really loud,” he said. “Things were hitting the house... More ›
People in Wilson County may be paying a new tax next year.
County commissioners are considering the creation of a county assistance district that would enable the county to levy a sales and use tax to help fund roads, law enforcement, and other... More ›
By Tommy Baker
Now that the City Parks Master Plan has been approved by both the Floresville Economic Development Corp. (FEDC-4B) and the city, there remains much to be done to bring this... More ›
Plans are already under way for another major event at the Lauro G. De Leon III Floresville Event Center.
With things falling into place for the Floresville Economic Development Corp. “Family,... More ›
Students attending Floresville Independent School District schools will be paying 5 cents more for each of their meals in the fall.
District trustees voted unanimously to approve meal price... More ›
A Capparelli’s restaurant is coming to Floresville.
This is one of the nuggets of information Floresville City Manager Henrietta Turner shared at the May 18 luncheon meeting of the Floresville... More ›
Revenues from fining violators of Floresville’s cell phone ordinance have a long way to go to pay for the expense of the signs proclaiming the ordinance.
Four months into the year, the city... More ›
Meeting: Wilson County Memorial Hospital District regular meeting, May 19, 6 p.m.
•Approved a motion “to make a final offer” on property on the hospital’s main campus “in the... More ›
My husband is a recovering heroin addict. He’s been clean for two years, but I still feel we shouldn’t keep cash in the house or give him unsupervised access to a bank account. He agrees with these precautions, even though he does... More ›
It’s official. Voters in the northern and northeastern parts of Wilson County in and around La Vernia will go to the polls in November, to decide if they’ll get “married.”
“It’s going to... More ›
All city and county offices will be closed in observance of Memorial Day, which is Monday, May 30.
City halls in Elmendorf, Floresville, La Vernia, Poth, and Stockdale will be closed.
The Sam Fore Jr. Wilson County Public Library will be closed... More ›
A little over three years after being hired on as Poth’s police chief, Lowell Hull has decided to call it quits, turning in his resignation, effective July 31, at the May 16 Poth City Council meeting.
Hull has had a long and varied law-enforcement... More ›
Poth High School has announced Jonathan Pape as the 2015-16 valedictorian and Ashleigh Moody as salutatorian for the school year at the annual Honors and Awards Assembly held May 11 in the school... More ›
Shortly after the end of the Civil War there was a desire to honor those who had fallen in battle. This day, originally named Decoration Day, was to give homage to those who gave their life on both sides of the conflict. The 30th of May was set... More ›
American Legion Post 539 in St. Hedwig will hold a Memorial Day Service on Sunday, May 29, from 10:30-11:30 a.m. in the hall at 14400 F.M. 1346.
All are invited to attend to remember and honor our nation’s veterans.
For information, contact... More ›
Mark your calendar for the Sutherland Springs Cemetery Association’s annual Memorial Day Ceremony planned for Monday, May 30, at 9:30 a.m.
Guests are asked to take lawn chairs and help honor those who served in the U.S. military and are buried... More ›
Remember those who gave all for our freedom at Floresville American Legion’s fifth annual observance of Memorial Day, Monday, May 30.
The day will begin at 10 a.m. with a motorized convoy leaving from the Walmart parking lot on U.S. 181 and... More ›
Neighborhood electric vehicles may no longer be able to zip freely around Poth’s roads. City council members discussed the adoption of new laws regarding their use during a May 16 meeting.
Several... More ›
An arrest has been made in the case of a burned body discovered May 12 south of Poth.
San Antonio Police arrested Alejandro Marroguin, 33, on May 21 and charged him with murder.
Wilson... More ›
The following defendants were among those listed on recent dockets for the 81st District Court in Wilson County:
•James Bailey, 48, of Ranger pled guilty to a charge of evading arrest or detention with a vehicle. Bailey was charged after police... More ›
Area law-enforcement agencies reported the following recent activity:
•May 12, Joe Estrada, 46, of Floresville was given a citation for public urination near the intersection of Third and B streets.
•May 12, a yellow 2002 Ford... More ›
May is Mental Health Awareness Month and the Camino Real Community Center in Wilson County will hold an Open House on Wednesday, May 25, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Mental Health Office at 1005 B St. in Floresville.
Attendees can hear an educational... More ›
“Volunteer fire departments are becoming a thing of the past,” said Wilson County Judge Richard L. “Dickie” Jackson. “The next best thing is the Emergency Services District (ESD). Hopefully... More ›
Digital communication and computers have changed the world, but is it all for the good? For the most part, this is something that society is still trying to figure out.
To some extent, our... More ›
We must frankly face the fact that the front-runners in both political parties represent a new low, at a time of domestic polarization and unprecedented nuclear dangers internationally. This... More ›
On April 28, pro-illegal alien protesters rioted outside a Donald Trump rally in Orange County, Calif. The next morning, the mainstream and their professional political talking heads,... More ›
This is an opportunity for the elite highly educated super intelligent Democrats to clarify a gross misconception.
It seems the Democrat Party has adopted a platform whereas the... More ›
The Wilson Area Housing Foundation would like to say “thank you” to the Wilson County community for their support at the 14th annual Rosenberg & Rotter Cowboy Breakfast.
Mark... More ›