FLORESVILLE -- Deputies from the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office continue their investigation into an April 9 incident on S.H. 97 between C.R. 403 and F.M. 539 east of here that ended with two... More ›
Floresville is taking the first steps to refinance the 2010 bond issue to pay for the Floresville Event Center.
Members of the Floresville City Council and the Floresville 4A Corp. met April... More ›
Meeting: Floresville Parks Foundation meeting, April 15, 6:30 p.m.
•Added Paul Sack and Diana Salazar to membership in the foundation
•Elected Salazar as treasurer, succeeding... More ›
Meeting: Floresville Planning & Zoning Committee regular meeting, April 15, 6 p.m.
•Approved final platting of Tower Hills property owned by Will Rose for double-wide mobile... More ›
Cognizant, a business technology organization, announced on March 15 that it is sponsoring 15 Maker Corps Host Sites across the United States in 2015 as part of its ongoing initiatives to inspire... More ›
The Retail Coach is the choice of the Floresville Economic Development Corp. (FEDC) to recruit retailers for the city.
FEDC board members unanimously voted to choose The Retail Coach during... More ›
Small, non-farm businesses in 30 Texas counties are now eligible to apply for low‑interest federal disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). These... More ›
Despite being $449,351 ahead of budget projections for net income at the end of March, the Connally Memorial Medical Center is not resting on its laurels. Instead, during the April 16 meeting of the Wilson Memorial Hospital District board, the group... More ›
La Vernia police continue to receive reports from residents who have received calls from people posing as Internal Revenue Service (IRS) agents. The caller tells the victim they... More ›
The AACOG-AARLEA Criminal Justice Center and Education Fair will be held Thursday, April 23, from 9-11:30 a.m. in the Al J. Notzon III Board Room at 8700 Tesoro Dr., Ste. 100, in San Antonio.
More... More ›
The AACOG Roadshow will make its way to Floresville on Wednesday, April 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Floresville Independent School District Conference Center at 1200 Fifth St.
The event will feature several AACOG programs and partner organizations,... More ›
The American GI Forum National Veterans Outreach Program has received $2 million to aid honorably discharged veterans with housing. If you know a veteran who has served honorably and needs assistance or if you are a veteran in need, call 210-233-8505. ... More ›
The Wilson County Veterans Service Office will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday, April 28-29, for VA Training.
For more information, contact Richard Kreuser at 830-393-7376 or email@example.com.... More ›
My husband and I are 28 years old. We’re completely debt-free, and we each have great jobs. We don’t talk a lot about this kind of stuff, because we’ve found it causes other people to treat us differently. We realize how incredibly... More ›
Are you interested in getting your own business off the ground? Then attend the Business Startup Essentials workshop Thursday, April 30, from 9 a.m. to noon in the La Vernia Municipal Development... More ›
Texas’ seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell to 4.2 percent in March, down from 4.3 percent in February. The state has not seen a rate this low since July 2007 and Texas continues to trend below the national average of 5.5 percent.
Texas’... More ›
Geocaching is coming to Wilson County this summer in a big way, but it is already here. Or rather, geocaches are already all around us.
What is geocaching? It’s a relatively new outdoor activity... More ›
Members of the Poth FCCLA Chapter participated in the Texas FCCLA State Leadership Conference April 9-11 in Corpus Christi. The Poth FCCLA Chapter had one STAR event competitor, one FCSA tester,... More ›
The Poth Education Foundation will hold its spring fund-raiser, the Voyage 2015: Sail Away Gala, Saturday, May 9, in the Kosciusko Hall from 6 p.m. to midnight.
Tickets are $75 for two,... More ›
Support the Poth High School Mighty Pirate Band by attending its Fried Chicken Dinner and Bake Sale on Sunday, April 26, in the Blessed Sacrament Church parish hall at 488 W. Westmeyer in Poth.
Plates are $8 each and will be served starting at... More ›
Meeting: Regular meeting, April 14, from 7-7:43 p.m.
•Approved the subdivision of a 0.46-acre tract from a property belonging to Albert K. Casares on F.M. 541
•Denied a request... More ›
Four Wilson County organizations are inviting public support through The Big Give S.A. on Tuesday, May 5.
The Big Give S.A. is a 24-hour day of online giving that will take place from midnight... More ›
A food handlers course accredited by the Texas Department of State Health Services, Food Safety: It’s In Your Hands, will be offered by Texas AgriLife Extension on Monday, April 27, at 5:30 p.m. in the Wilson County Courthouse Annex III at 1103... More ›
April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month and the community is invited to help support the cause with an inaugural Child Abuse Awareness Walk on Saturday, April 25, at 10 a.m.
The 2-mile walk will begin at 10:30 a.m. in the La Vernia City... More ›
Celebrate Join Hands Day on Saturday, May 2, with a water drive for first responders from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the H-E-B and Walmart locations, both on U.S. 181 in Floresville.
Members of... More ›
The economic impact of declining petroleum prices is causing problems across South Texas. The Stockdale Economic Development Corp. (SEDC) is facing the impact in two ways -- a tenant in its industrial... More ›
Meeting: Regular board meeting, 6 p.m., April 15, 2015.
•Approved a 3 percent mid-point scale pay increase for at-will employees, including maintenance, clerical, and food service, for the next school year. The increase will increase... More ›
A Rockwood, Texas, man was arrested and charged with second-degree theft of livestock and sentenced to 15 years in prison on Feb. 2 after stealing $3,000 worth of cattle from a rancher in Coleman.... More ›
With more people dying senselessly on Texas roads due to distracted driving, the Texas Department of Transportation kicks off its annual “Talk, Text, Crash” campaign to urge drivers to give... More ›
There are no plans to make changes to the FFA program at Falls City High School, according to Falls City Independent School District (ISD) Superintendent Tylor Chaplin following the April 15... More ›
Texas Farm Credit, a borrower-owned lending cooperative, is distributing $4.55 million in cash to its customers this spring. The payment is part of $13 million in total patronage declared on the lender’s 2014 earnings.
When borrowers receive... More ›
Residents living in and around Floresville can learn about their risk for cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, diabetes, and other chronic, serious conditions with affordable screenings by... More ›
Beech-Nut Nutrition, an Amsterdam, N.Y., establishment, is recalling approximately 1,920 pounds of baby food products that may be contaminated with small pieces of glass, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced... More ›
Become an advocate for yourself and your loved ones and become better health-care consumers at the Senior Medicare Patrol Training event in May.
Training will be offered Thursday, May 7, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Friday, May 8, from 9 a.m. to... More ›
The Connally Memorial Medical Center Stroke Support Group will hold its monthly meeting on Thursday, April 23, from 2-3 p.m. in the large conference room of the Medical Center at 499 10th St. (U.S. 181) in Floresville.
Stroke survivors and caregivers... More ›
There is a world of difference between the styles of Sen. Ted Cruz and former First Lady Hillary Clinton. And that style is no better contrasted than in the way each announced their intentions... More ›
How long will this country remain free? Probably only as long as the American people value their freedom enough to defend it. But how many people today can stop looking at their electronic devices... More ›
By Jessica Domel
“Well everything is better with some cows around.” That’s a catchy tune Corb Lund sings. And it’s true! It’s true! What would we do without cows? No juicy steak dinners.... More ›
The Alamo Area Council of Governments (AACOG) is proud to have served the Alamo Region communities for nearly half a century. The agency has been consistent in offering our constituents and... More ›
This is not a letter to bicker. It is actually a letter of thanks. You see, back in 1997, I had the honor of going to Harmony Elementary and being in Miss Santellanes’ class. Well, even though a lot has changed in the 18 years since moving... More ›