2022-02-09

Girls basketball playoff updates

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Girls basketball teams in the Wilson County News coverage area, playoff information: Region Semifinals •La Vernia fell to Fredericksburg, Feb. 22, 54-34 Area Playoffs •La Vernia  defeated Rockport-Fulton, Feb. 18, 66-45 •Poth fell to SA Cole, Feb. 18, 36-29 •Nixon-Smiley fell to Lytle, Feb. 18, 83-42 Bi-District Playoff Results •Poth defeated Industrial, Feb. 15, 55-25 •La Vernia defeated Davenport, Feb. […]

Welcome to the WCN Candidates’ Forum

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The Wilson County News is proud to continue our Candidates’ Forum, a free service to voters ahead of the March 1 Republican and Democratic party primaries. Candidates for the following offices facing opposition within their own party were invited to present a 300-word message to voters: •U.S. Congress, District 15 •State Senator, District 21 •State Representative, District 31 •District Judge, […]

Johnnie D. Grun Jr.

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  8-11-1944 – 2-10-2022 Husband of Caralyn Grun; father of John L. Grun (Shelly), Sandra Peschke (Allen), Jodi Blume (Dale), Susan Woodall (Bill), and Scott Duelm; and brother of Art Grun, Joe Grun, and the late Mildred Neal and Francis Hartwick Visitation: Thursday, Feb. 17, 1-2 p.m., Christ Lutheran Church of Elm Creek, Seguin Funeral Service: Thursday, 2 p.m. in […]

Adeline A. (Doege) Skrzycki

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  12-13-1934 – 2-12-2022 Widow of Stanley Skrzycki Sr.; mother of Stanley Skrzycki Jr. (Susan), Mark Skrzycki (Yvonne), Jacqueline Kowalik (Robert), Gary Skrzycki (Kristy), David Skrzycki, and the late James Skrzycki; and sister of Alice Lubianski Visitation: Thursday, Feb. 17, 5-8 p.m., Finch Funeral Chapel, La Vernia Rosary: Thursday, 7 p.m., in the funeral chapel Funeral Mass: Friday, 10 a.m., […]

Evelyn Mary Lyssy Pollok

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  8-15-1925 – 2-10-2022 Widow of Daniel S. Pollok; mother of Linda Pollok Jones (William), Leroy James Pollok (Loyana), and the late Sharon Pollok Gauntner; and sister of Wilma Kotara, Mary Rose Pawlik, and Vincent Lyssy Jr. Visitation: Tuesday, Feb. 15, 5-7 p.m., Finch Funeral Chapel, La Vernia Rosary: Tuesday, 7 p.m., in the funeral chapel Funeral Mass: Wednesday, 10 […]

Edwin P. Dziuk

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  2-13-1931 – 2-12-2022 Husband of Theresa (Jaskinia) Dziuk; father of Larry C. Dziuk and wife Patricia, Marvin Dziuk and wife Cheryl, Diane Moy and husband Johnny, Edwin M. Dziuk and wife Geralyn, Michelle Dziuk and husband Steve, and his late infant son, Dennis Dziuk; and brother of Charles Dziuk, Joan Witte, Clarence Dziuk, Evangeline Urbanczyk, and the late Leonard […]

Elsie Marie (Witte) Ferry

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  1-24-1925 – 2-11-2022 Widow of Robert Roy Ferry Jr.; mother of Robbie Ferry and wife Tricia; and sister of Lillian Kosub, Laura Baumann, and the late Henry Witte, William Witte Jr., Harry Witte, Elton “Sonny” Witte, Melvin Witte, Alfred Witte, Alvina Witte Kirkpatrick, and Dora Wyatt Visitation: Friday, Feb. 18, 5-8 p.m., Finch Funeral Chapel, La Vernia Funeral Service: […]

Debra ‘Debbie’ Elaine Eippert Terry

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•7-19-1957 — 2-10-2022 •Widow of Fred Terry; longtime companion of the late Larry Glenn; sister of the late Carl Eippert and Glenn Eippert; sister-in-law of Linda F. Eippert and Karen Eippert; aunt of Gary E. Eippert and Jill, Gregory A. Eippert and Kelly, Timothy D. Eippert, Jeni Nix and Timothy, and Michael Eippert and Katherine •Visitation: Wednesday, Feb. 16, 5-8 […]

Robert Leo Bentley Sr.

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•6-30-1938 — 1-27-2022 •Husband of Evelyn Montoya Bentley of Floresville; father of Anna Marie Robles and Rudy, Robert L. Bentley Jr. and Cynthia, and Jeffery W. Bentley and Holly •Memorial service: To be held at a later date •Services entrusted to: Private family arrangements.

Crash closes northbound U.S. 181 in Elmendorf

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A crash shortly before 2 p.m. has closed northbound U.S. 181 at Richter Road in Elmendorf. First responders and law enforcement are at the scene of the multi-vehicle accident near the Family Mexican Restaurant. Drivers are urged to use caustion and/or find alternate routes. Information about any injuries or the vehicles and persons involved is unknown at this time. reader@wcn-online.com