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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
UIL realignment burdens Calallen, Alice students, officials sayThe thought of a weeknight basketball game has never been so exhausting for a C
UIL realignment burdens Calallen, Alice students, officials say
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted yesterday
The thought of a weeknight basketball game has never been so exhausting for a Calallen Wildcat. To make a 5 p.m. game next season in Eagle Pass, English teacher Brigette Filla's students would be plucked out of school about noon to be on the road by... Read more
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Wilson County News
Floresville mayor bans former councilman from City HallRodriguez, who served on the council until last November when his term expired,
Floresville mayor bans former councilman from City Hall
Wilson County News / Posted 2 days ago
Rodriguez, who served on the council until last November when his term expired, was served by the Floresville Police Department with a criminal trespass warrant earlier today. According to the warrant, Rodriguez is forbidden from Floresville City... Read more
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Wilson County News
Floresville Economic Development Corp. (revised), Feb. 81. Approve minutes of the regular meeting on January 11, 2016. a. Detention Po
Floresville Economic Development Corp. (revised), Feb. 8
Wilson County News / Posted 2 days ago
1. Approve minutes of the regular meeting on January 11, 2016. a. Detention Ponds construction bids were opened at City Hall on January 14th, by our project engineer, Larry Heimer, Bury. There were 19 bids with bid amounts ranging from $321,601.80... Read more
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Wilson County News
Floresville Economic Development Corp., Feb. 81. Approve minutes of the regular meeting on January 11, 2016. a. Detention Po
Floresville Economic Development Corp., Feb. 8
Wilson County News / Posted 2 days ago
1. Approve minutes of the regular meeting on January 11, 2016. a. Detention Ponds construction bids were opened at City Hall on January 14th, by our project engineer, Larry Heimer, Bury. There were 19 bids with bid amounts ranging from $321,601.80... Read more
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Wilson County News
Floresville City Council Feb. 4 meetingActively seeking aCDL driver, Floresville, TX., must have a VALID Class A drive
Floresville City Council Feb. 4 meeting
Wilson County News / Posted 2 days ago
Actively seeking aCDL driver, Floresville, TX., must have a VALID Class A driver license, clean driving record, and minimum 5 years� driving experience. Responsibilities include hauling equipment and plastic to and from location. Driver is in charge... Read more
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Wilson County News
Floresville Economic Development Corp., Feb. 81. Approve minutes of the regular meeting on January 11, 2016. a. Detention Po
Floresville Economic Development Corp., Feb. 8
Wilson County News / Posted 3 days ago
1. Approve minutes of the regular meeting on January 11, 2016. a. Detention Ponds construction bids were opened at City Hall on January 14th, by our project engineer, Larry Heimer, Bury. There were 19 bids with bid amounts ranging from $321,601.80... Read more
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Wilson County News
Voting starts Feb. 16Actively seeking aCDL driver, Floresville, TX., must have a VALID Class A drive
Voting starts Feb. 16
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
Actively seeking aCDL driver, Floresville, TX., must have a VALID Class A driver license, clean driving record, and minimum 5 years� driving experience. Responsibilities include hauling equipment and plastic to and from location. Driver is in charge... Read more
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Wilson County News
Tigers, Matadors showcase defensive skillsIt was a great game Jan. 29 for Floresville to host its “Tiger Pride Club” nigh
Tigers, Matadors showcase defensive skills
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
It was a great game Jan. 29 for Floresville to host its “Tiger Pride Club” night, with a battle against nearby Seguin. Bethany Russell fired everyone up with her rousing rendition of the national anthem before the game began. The Tigers honored... Read more
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Wilson County News
EC livestock judging Feb. 27The City of Floresville is currently accepting applications for the following p
EC livestock judging Feb. 27
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
The City of Floresville is currently accepting applications for the following position: ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER PART-TIME. A complete job description and application form may be obtained at City Hall, 1120 D Street, Floresville, Texas 78114, Monday �... Read more
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Wilson County News
Livestock Market ReportsThe City of Floresville is currently accepting applications for the following p
Livestock Market Reports
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
The City of Floresville is currently accepting applications for the following position: ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER PART-TIME. A complete job description and application form may be obtained at City Hall, 1120 D Street, Floresville, Texas 78114, Monday �... Read more
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Wilson County News
Soccer ScoresThe City of Floresville is currently accepting applications for the following p
Soccer Scores
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
The City of Floresville is currently accepting applications for the following position: ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER PART-TIME. A complete job description and application form may be obtained at City Hall, 1120 D Street, Floresville, Texas 78114, Monday �... Read more
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Wilson County News
FHS tennis finishes second in tourneyThe Floresville junior varsity and varsity tennis teams competed in the San Mar
FHS tennis finishes second in tourney
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
The Floresville junior varsity and varsity tennis teams competed in the San Marcos tournament this past week. The JV team finished second behind Marshall High School and the varsity tennis team did the same, finishing behind Marshall in the 14-field... Read more
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Wilson County News
Jaguars fall to San Marcos and SeguinEdna BednarzFebruary 3, 2016 21 views Post a commentThe Floresville High School
Jaguars fall to San Marcos and Seguin
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
Edna BednarzFebruary 3, 2016 21 views Post a commentThe Floresville High School varsity Jaguars had a tough week, losing two district basketball games, but even with the losses, the girls still remain in first place. Last Tuesday, the Jaguars hosted... Read more
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Wilson County News
FHS January students of the monthFebruary 3, 2016 7 views Post a commentThe January female student of the month
FHS January students of the month
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
February 3, 2016 7 views Post a commentThe January female student of the month is Joslyn Brice, the 17-year-old daughter of Jeri and James Brice. Joslyn consistently has been on the A/B Honor Roll. She transferred to Floresville High School her... Read more
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Wilson County News
Jaguars rocket into first placeCadet Sarah Dickerson/Courtesy — Tiger and Jaguar Rocket Team members include (
Jaguars rocket into first place
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
Cadet Sarah Dickerson/Courtesy — Tiger and Jaguar Rocket Team members include (front, l-r) Cadets Mary Garza, Alexandria Vipond, Destiny Demoss, Caylan Higgins, (back) Matthew Martinez, Erik Kilcrease, Luke Keith, Edmond Cirio, Nicholas Sanders, Sean... Read more
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Wilson County News
The center of social life in the old daysFebruary 3, 2016 | 19 views | Post a commentGreen School was a one-room schoo
The center of social life in the old days
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
February 3, 2016 | 19 views | Post a commentGreen School was a one-room schoolhouse that was located on Farm Road 1344, which is west of Floresville in the Camp Ranch community. Martha Bartek was one of the first teachers. Theo Boening told me more... Read more
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Wilson County News
Western Heritage Parade, Cattle DriveThe City of Floresville is currently accepting applications for the following p
Western Heritage Parade, Cattle Drive
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
The City of Floresville is currently accepting applications for the following position: ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER PART-TIME. A complete job description and application form may be obtained at City Hall, 1120 D Street, Floresville, Texas 78114, Monday �... Read more
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Wilson County News
Save the date for premier of ‘Hope In High Cotton’Actively seeking aCDL driver, Floresville, TX., must have a VALID Class A drive
Save the date for premier of ‘Hope In High Cotton’
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
Actively seeking aCDL driver, Floresville, TX., must have a VALID Class A driver license, clean driving record, and minimum 5 years� driving experience. Responsibilities include hauling equipment and plastic to and from location. Driver is in charge... Read more
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Wilson County News
Marquez to kick off SA rodeo seasonActively seeking aCDL driver, Floresville, TX., must have a VALID Class A drive
Marquez to kick off SA rodeo season
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
Actively seeking aCDL driver, Floresville, TX., must have a VALID Class A driver license, clean driving record, and minimum 5 years� driving experience. Responsibilities include hauling equipment and plastic to and from location. Driver is in charge... Read more
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Wilson County News
Try your luck at Boots ‘N Bling GalaActively seeking aCDL driver, Floresville, TX., must have a VALID Class A drive
Try your luck at Boots ‘N Bling Gala
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
Actively seeking aCDL driver, Floresville, TX., must have a VALID Class A driver license, clean driving record, and minimum 5 years� driving experience. Responsibilities include hauling equipment and plastic to and from location. Driver is in charge... Read more
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Wilson County News
Valentine Bake Sale is Feb. 12February 3, 2016 | 14 views | Post a commentThe Labatt Club will have its ann
Valentine Bake Sale is Feb. 12
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
February 3, 2016 | 14 views | Post a commentThe Labatt Club will have its annual Valentine’s Day Bake and Craft Sale fund-raiser Friday, Feb. 12, in the American Legion Hall at 1412 Fourth St. in Floresville. Have your pick of Valentine goodies as... Read more
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Wilson County News
Home, Garden Day to spotlight landscape seminarFebruary 3, 2016 | 14 views | Post a commentIf you dream of having a livelier
Home, Garden Day to spotlight landscape seminar
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
February 3, 2016 | 14 views | Post a commentIf you dream of having a livelier yard blooming with color or eye-catching plants and foliage, then the 10th annual Wilson County Home & Garden Day is the place to be Saturday, March 5. New to the... Read more
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Wilson County News
Little log cabin finds new ownersSign maker/Installer, no experience necessary, will train, must have reliable t
Little log cabin finds new owners
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
Sign maker/Installer, no experience necessary, will train, must have reliable transportation, valid driver license, ability to lift 50-70 pounds, must be able to work indoors and outdoors. Apply in person at Photographs by Jim/Eagle Ford Signs, 1013... Read more
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Wilson County News
Cynthia LaRue Womack passed away and went to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Friday, Ja
Cynthia LaRue Womack
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
passed away and went to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Friday, Jan. 22, 2016. She was born on Nov. 28, 1957, to Raymond H. and Bessie Wilkerson Womack in Lubbock, Texas. She was raised in Miller, Mo., where she... Read more
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Wilson County News
Richard Lopez, 71, passed away on Monday, Jan. 25, 2016, in Floresville, Texas. He was born
Richard Lopez
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
, 71, passed away on Monday, Jan. 25, 2016, in Floresville, Texas. He was born on April 30, 1944, in Hobson to Pedro and Adelina Ybarra Lopez. He was preceded in death by his parents; sister Margarita Perez; and brothers Eliseo Lopez,... Read more
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Wilson County News
Landis Carroll Talley Wilson, 70, of San Antonio, Texas, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016. Born Nov.
Landis Carroll Talley Wilson
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
, 70, of San Antonio, Texas, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016. Born Nov. 7, 1945, in Floresville, she was the daughter of Carroll Houston and Lorraine Mills Talley. She was preceded in death by her parents; and her... Read more
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Wilson County News
Guadalupe ‘Lupe’ GuerraGuadalupe “Lupe” Guerra passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, in San Antonio
Guadalupe ‘Lupe’ Guerra
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
Guadalupe “Lupe” Guerra passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, in San Antonio, Texas, at the age of 75 years, 1 month, and 28 days. He was born Nov. 29, 1940, in Floresville to Juanita Silvas and Fernando Guerra Sr. He was a resident of Stockdale... Read more
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Wilson County News
Pioneer Award honors BurnsideTed Shaw (right), Texas Hospital Association president/ CEO, presents Brian Bur
Pioneer Award honors Burnside
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
Ted Shaw (right), Texas Hospital Association president/ CEO, presents Brian Burnside, CEO of Connally Memorial Medical Center in Floresville, with the 2015 Pioneer Award in Dallas Jan. 22.Tweet February 3, 2016 18 views Post a commentBrian Burnside,... Read more
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Wilson County News
Clock running out for Floresville recall issueCarter Thomas stood up before the Floresville City Council Jan. 28 to speak in
Clock running out for Floresville recall issue
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
Carter Thomas stood up before the Floresville City Council Jan. 28 to speak in favor of a recall election, asking council members not to ignore the more-than-500 people who signed a recall petition. “I know what a banana republic is,” he said,... Read more
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Wilson County News
Eight-liner opponents face deadlineFebruary 3, 2016 16 views Post a commentOpponents of eight-liner gaming machine
Eight-liner opponents face deadline
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
February 3, 2016 16 views Post a commentOpponents of eight-liner gaming machines in Floresville face a deadline of Friday, Feb. 5, to turn in petitions with the required 500 signatures. The petitions call for a referendum on an amendment to an... Read more
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Wilson County News
Jesse DeLeon Laijas Sr. passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016, in Stockdale, Texas, at the age of 66 y
Jesse DeLeon Laijas Sr.
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016, in Stockdale, Texas, at the age of 66 years, 6 months, and 18 days. He was born in Nixon on July 1, 1949, to Carlotta DeLeon and Joe Quintanilla Laijas Sr. Jesse was preceded in death by... Read more
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Wilson County News
Council action changes boardsThe Floresville 4A Corp., which oversees the Lauro G. De Leon III Floresville E
Council action changes boards
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
The Floresville 4A Corp., which oversees the Lauro G. De Leon III Floresville Event Center, has two new members, who bring the entity back up to five people. The new members are Sonia Perez and Nick Silva, who will replace members who resigned,... Read more
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Wilson County News
Floresville USDA accountant resignsHelen Martinez, a professional accountant who began working for the city full t
Floresville USDA accountant resigns
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
Helen Martinez, a professional accountant who began working for the city full time Oct. 13, submitted her resignation to the city manager Jan. 25 without an explanation. The city hired Martinez to ensure Floresville complied with U.S. Department of... Read more
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Wilson County News
Police BlotterFloresville Police Department �Jan. 20, at approximately 6:50 p.m., a tall, thi
Police Blotter
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
Floresville Police Department �Jan. 20, at approximately 6:50 p.m., a tall, thin male with tattoos on his neck allegedly stole less than $100 worth of merchandise from the Tractor Supply store in the Plaza Shopping Center on U.S. 181 �Jan. 21, at... Read more
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Wilson County News
Court UpdateFebruary 3, 2016 | 16 views | Post a commentA jury found 46-year-old Ronnie T
Court Update
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
February 3, 2016 | 16 views | Post a commentA jury found 46-year-old Ronnie Thompson not guilty of possessing less than 1 gram of a controlled substance in Penalty Group 1, during his recent trial that began Jan. 25 in the Wilson County District... Read more
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Wilson County News
Save the date for Lincoln DinnerSign maker/Installer, no experience necessary, will train, must have reliable t
Save the date for Lincoln Dinner
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
Sign maker/Installer, no experience necessary, will train, must have reliable transportation, valid driver license, ability to lift 50-70 pounds, must be able to work indoors and outdoors. Apply in person at Photographs by Jim/Eagle Ford Signs, 1013... Read more
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Wilson County News
Mock Republican Debate Feb. 20February 3, 2016 | 17 views | Post a commentMark your calendars and prepare t
Mock Republican Debate Feb. 20
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
February 3, 2016 | 17 views | Post a commentMark your calendars and prepare to experience a presidential debate like no other at a Mock Republican Debate Saturday, Feb. 20, from 9:30-11 a.m. in the Arcadia Theatre at 1417 3rd St. in... Read more
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Wilson County News
FELPS pools tornado damage claim with city, Floresville ISDWILLIAM J. GIBBS JR. — Fred Anderson and his wife, Frankie, address the Floresv
FELPS pools tornado damage claim with city, Floresville ISD
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
WILLIAM J. GIBBS JR. — Fred Anderson and his wife, Frankie, address the Floresville Electric Light & Power System board of trustees at its Jan. 27 meeting about billing issues related to the couple’s recreational-vehicle park, located between... Read more
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Wilson County News
School district cops ink deal with city, countyFebruary 3, 2016 | 22 views | Post a commentContinuing on its mission to stre
School district cops ink deal with city, county
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
February 3, 2016 | 22 views | Post a commentContinuing on its mission to strengthen communication between other law-enforcement agencies, the Floresville Independent School District (ISD) Police Department has signed memoranda of understanding with... Read more
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Wilson County News
Connally expands high-tech health careFebruary 3, 2016 20 views Post a commentFLORESVILLE -- After nearly four years
Connally expands high-tech health care
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
February 3, 2016 20 views Post a commentFLORESVILLE -- After nearly four years of success with its tele-stroke program, the Connally Memorial Medical Center here is exploring ways of expanding its telemedicine offerings. Dr. Jeffrey A. Faulkner --... Read more
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Wilson County News
Gonzales differs with writer’s conclusionRe: “Communication -- or the lack of communication,” Jan. 27 It’s ironic that
Gonzales differs with writer’s conclusion
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
Re: “Communication -- or the lack of communication,” Jan. 27 It’s ironic that an article on the problems of communication contains information which reflects a significant disconnect. I’m talking about your take on what the city was proposing... Read more
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Wilson County News
Free CERT disaster courseActively seeking aCDL driver, Floresville, TX., must have a VALID Class A drive
Free CERT disaster course
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
Actively seeking aCDL driver, Floresville, TX., must have a VALID Class A driver license, clean driving record, and minimum 5 years� driving experience. Responsibilities include hauling equipment and plastic to and from location. Driver is in charge... Read more
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Wilson County News
Landfill welcomes China Grove junkSign maker/Installer, no experience necessary, will train, must have reliable t
Landfill welcomes China Grove junk
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
Sign maker/Installer, no experience necessary, will train, must have reliable transportation, valid driver license, ability to lift 50-70 pounds, must be able to work indoors and outdoors. Apply in person at Photographs by Jim/Eagle Ford Signs, 1013... Read more
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Wilson County News
Talamantez truly a man of the peopleRe: “Eight-liner operators get a year to comply,” Jan. 20 I read the article t
Talamantez truly a man of the people
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
Re: “Eight-liner operators get a year to comply,” Jan. 20 I read the article the other day and it has remained at the front of my mind ever since. This man, Chris Talamantez, exhibits the characteristics of a true man of the people. I have had the... Read more
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Wilson County News
Life Line Screening event set in Floresville Feb. 28Actively seeking aCDL driver, Floresville, TX., must have a VALID Class A drive
Life Line Screening event set in Floresville Feb. 28
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
Actively seeking aCDL driver, Floresville, TX., must have a VALID Class A driver license, clean driving record, and minimum 5 years� driving experience. Responsibilities include hauling equipment and plastic to and from location. Driver is in charge... Read more
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Wilson County News
Editorial: What’s in a city charter? Is it like a ... Constitution?He had it all backward. Nothing ever will change in Washington unless and until
Editorial: What’s in a city charter? Is it like a ... Constitution?
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
He had it all backward. Nothing ever will change in Washington unless and until we first begin to change things here at home. If “here at home” is in Floresville, you know that this political season has been anything but dull, simple, and... Read more
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Wilson County News
Two sought after police chase, crash in FloresvilleFebruary 2, 2016, 8:23pm 73 views | 1 commentPolice in Floresville continue th
Two sought after police chase, crash in Floresville
Wilson County News / Posted 5 days ago
February 2, 2016, 8:23pm 73 views | 1 commentPolice in Floresville continue their search for two Hispanic males, both in their early to mid 20s, whom they believe fled from a Feb. 2 crash at a park located near the intersection of Third and Pine... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Weimar ranked first in weekly state pollThe Weimar girls received the highest ranking in Class 2A in the recent Texas A
Weimar ranked first in weekly state poll
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
The Weimar girls received the highest ranking in Class 2A in the recent Texas Association of Basketball Coaches weekly poll released Monday. Falls City was 18th. St. Joseph remained at No. 6 in the large private schools division, while Hallettsville... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Complete UIL Region IV realigmentRegion IV realignment Area schools found out what their athletic districts wil
Complete UIL Region IV realigment
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
Region IV realignment Area schools found out what their athletic districts will be for the next two years when the University Interscholastic League released its biennial realignment on Monday morning. The University Interscholastic League football... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Girls basketball:N Area rankings, top players, Feb. 1Player of the week Josie Larson, Johnson: forward, junior — Recorded 25 points
Girls basketball:N Area rankings, top players, Feb. 1
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
Player of the week Josie Larson, Johnson: forward, junior — Recorded 25 points and six steals in Johnson’s 58-39 victory over Reagan on Saturday. Johnson moved into first place in 26-6A with the win. Game balls Seguin’s Cortlin Buchanan averaged... Read more
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