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Wilson County News
Bears unable to keep the Bulldogs at bayThe La Vernia Bears had a lively rematch with their regional rivals, Bandera, F
Bears unable to keep the Bulldogs at bay
Wilson County News / Posted 23 hours ago
The La Vernia Bears had a lively rematch with their regional rivals, Bandera, Feb. 2 on the soccer field in La Vernia. Despite a dramatic turnaround from the Bears in the second half, they weren’t able to even up the score, losing 2-1. Both teams... Read more
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Wilson County News
2016 Trail Ride RoyaltyFebruary 10, 2016 | 26 views | Post a commentAngelica Carreon, South Texas Tr
2016 Trail Ride Royalty
Wilson County News / Posted 23 hours ago
February 10, 2016 | 26 views | Post a commentAngelica Carreon, South Texas Trail Riders queen Angelica Carreon, 18, is the 2016 queen of South Texas Trail Riders. The daughter of David and Susana Carreon, Angelica is the sister of Dominique... Read more
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Wilson County News
One-stop tax shop?WILLIAM J. GIBBS JR. — Stockdale City Manager Banks Akin (left) asks a question
One-stop tax shop?
Wilson County News / Posted 23 hours ago
WILLIAM J. GIBBS JR. — Stockdale City Manager Banks Akin (left) asks a question during a Feb. 4 workshop held by the Wilson County Appraisal District and area taxing entities.Tweet February 10, 2016 17 views Post a commentWriting out multiple checks... Read more
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Wilson County News
La Vernia trustees consider $33.2M bond, approve new finance chiefThe district’s long-range facilities committee recommended Feb. 1 that the dist
La Vernia trustees consider $33.2M bond, approve new finance chief
Wilson County News / Posted yesterday
The district’s long-range facilities committee recommended Feb. 1 that the district’s school board should place a $33.2 million bond election on the ballot. The proposal includes extensive renovation and construction of approximately $13.1 million... Read more
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Wilson County News
Apply now for Miss La Vernia PageantAny high school freshman, sophomore, or junior young lady that lives in the La
Apply now for Miss La Vernia Pageant
Wilson County News / Posted yesterday
Any high school freshman, sophomore, or junior young lady that lives in the La Vernia Independent School District is eligible to participate. The pageant is set to take place Friday, May 13. This year, the talent portion of the pageant has been... Read more
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Wilson County News
Commissioners amend Kicaster-area fire coverage planWILLIAM J. GIBBS JR. — Nicki Stohr, director of the Wilson County Public Librar
Commissioners amend Kicaster-area fire coverage plan
Wilson County News / Posted yesterday
WILLIAM J. GIBBS JR. — Nicki Stohr, director of the Wilson County Public Libraries, gives an update on the library system during the Feb. 8 meeting of the Wilson County Commissioners Court. Watch for more in a future issue of the Wilson County... Read more
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Wilson County News
La Vernia stock show newsThe La Vernia Junior Livestock & Poultry Show is staying in March for the 59th
La Vernia stock show news
Wilson County News / Posted 7 days ago
The La Vernia Junior Livestock & Poultry Show is staying in March for the 59th annual event, but has moved up for 2016. The La Vernia Chamber of Commerce members ask that you mark your calendars for Thursday through Saturday, March 3-5. The move is... Read more
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Wilson County News
Kicaster area will have fire coverageFebruary 3, 2016 | 8 views | Post a comment“Residents shouldn’t have anything
Kicaster area will have fire coverage
Wilson County News / Posted 8 days ago
February 3, 2016 | 8 views | Post a comment“Residents shouldn’t have anything to worry about; they’ll still have coverage,” said Quinten Kiolbassa, board president for Wilson County Emergency Services District No. 1, following a Jan. 29 special... Read more
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Wilson County News
Expert recommends fire-protection improvementsThe need for two additional stations -- one with a ladder or rescue truck -- is
Expert recommends fire-protection improvements
Wilson County News / Posted 15 days ago
The need for two additional stations -- one with a ladder or rescue truck -- is just one of many suggested ways that the Wilson County Emergency Services District No. 2 could improve its ability to provide fire service to property owners in and... Read more
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Wilson County News
Play bunco, raise funds for scholarshipJanuary 20, 2016 | 23 views | Post a commentWhat better way to raise money th
Play bunco, raise funds for scholarship
Wilson County News / Posted 21 days ago
January 20, 2016 | 23 views | Post a commentWhat better way to raise money than with a game of bunco? The LV Shoestring Stage Productions will hold a bunco fundraiser on Saturday, Feb. 6, in the Mesquite Bean at 302 F.M. 1346 in La Vernia. Tables... Read more
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Wilson County News
Confusion over firefighting in KicasterWILLIAM J. GIBBS JR. — Quinton Kiolbassa (left) was selected as the president o
Confusion over firefighting in Kicaster
Wilson County News / Posted 21 days ago
WILLIAM J. GIBBS JR. — Quinton Kiolbassa (left) was selected as the president of the Wilson County Emergency Services District No. 1 board during its Jan. 14 meeting. George Jones, who previously served as the president, now is the vice... Read more
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Wilson County News
American Legion offers Post 539 annual scholarshipsAmerican Legion Post No. 539 2015 Boys State nominees and scholarship recipient
American Legion offers Post 539 annual scholarships
Wilson County News / Posted 28 days ago
American Legion Post No. 539 2015 Boys State nominees and scholarship recipients (l-r) Paige Plate, Christian “Gage” Brandt, Travis Hamilton, and Zachary Barnett receive congratulations from Legionnaire Steve Cicherski.Tweet January 13, 2016 18... Read more
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Wilson County News
Tickets available for February Dinner & Documentary eventTuesday, Feb. 23, at 6 p.m. in The Den at 484 Bluebonnet Road in La Vernia. Th
Tickets available for February Dinner & Documentary event
Wilson County News / Posted 29 days ago
Tuesday, Feb. 23, at 6 p.m. in The Den at 484 Bluebonnet Road in La Vernia. The event will include the premiere of “Hope in High Cotton,” a 30-minute documentary film about La Vernia’s cotton era, including live interviews with local people, a... Read more
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Wilson County News
Two area VFDs to service KicasterThe Wilson County Emergency Services District No. 1 -- through its contract wit
Two area VFDs to service Kicaster
Wilson County News / Posted 29 days ago
The Wilson County Emergency Services District No. 1 -- through its contract with the La Vernia Volunteer Fire Department -- will answer calls in approximately 83 percent of the former Kicaster Volunteer Fire Department’s roughly 17.8-square-mile... Read more

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