La Vernia Primary School Bike Rodeo
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America's Prepare Athon

10:00 AM to 6:00 PM / Walmart , 305 Tenth St., Hwy 181, Florsville, Texas

Wilson County Prepares! A community disaster preparedness event. Get informed, make a plan, build a kit and get involved. Be smart, take part, prepare and join America's movement to be safe during disasters.

For more information call 830-393-8573 or .
Contact Person: Cynthia Stafford, Volunteer Coordinator
Can Hunger - Poth Food Drive

9/30-11/12 / Varies

Please drop off non-perishable food items to the following locations in Poth. All donations go directly to the Poth Food Pantry. -Poth Food Mart -Ram gas station -Little Pirates Learning Center -Paisley's on the Plaza -The Wilson County News office -Poth City Hall -Any Poth I.S.D School

For more information call 210-718-5173 or .
Contact Person: Jasper Graham
Constitution 101-Free Class

Noon-1:00 pm / 121 Dilworth Plaza (JP2 ofc, by Kolodziej's)

5th of 10 DVD lessons on "The Meaning and History of the US Constitution", produced by HILLSDALE COLLEGE. Session 5 title: # Separation of Powers: Ensuring Good Government # Bring your own Brown-Bag-Lunch and join us! *** EVERY WEDNESDAY*** “Now is the time for all good men and women to come to the aid of their country.”

For more information call 830-484-2356.
Contact Person: Nancy Hosek
Kidney Smart Class

3:00 P.M. / Otto Kaiser Hospital 3349 S. Hwy 181 Kenedy, TX

The class covers how kidneys function, the causes of chronic kidney disease, how medications and nutrition work together to keep you healthy, how to continue educating yourself and what treatment choices are available.

For more information call 830-393-4010 or or visit
Contact Person: Jennifer Dominguez
San Antonio Garden Center Meeting

10:00 am / San Antonio Garden Center, 3310 N. New Braunfels @ Funston

Program features KSAT 12 television meteorologist Katie Vossler who will share some of her weather-news experiences and explore some of today's "hot" weather topics: global warming, climate change, extreme drought, and more. Join us for coffee at 9:30. Free and open to the public.

For more information call 210-824-9981 or or visit
Contact Person: Rhonda Banuelos
Wilson County Public Library Poth Branch

10am to 2pm / 1221 Dilworth Plaza

Wilson County Public Library Poth Branch will be open for business October 1st. Come by and greet Nicki Storh, Librarian and see the new the new branch library. Wifi, check out books, audio books every service the main library, in Floresville, has is being offered here,too. There will be a book return for the publics use. The branch hours will be Tuesday through Thursday for four hours each day.

For more information call 830-391-2161 or .
Contact Person: sandra migl
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Mollie, a Yorkie, shows her playful side. She belongs to Priscilla Schier of La Vernia.
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Enjoy ‘Sunday Evening Art in the Park’

Enjoy ‘Sunday Evening Art in the Park’

Are you ready for the inaugural Sunday Evening Music and Art in the Park this weekend? Plan now to enjoy live classic rock by “Unit 57,” featuring lead guitarist Manny Santos, along with a variety of art on display and for sale. Full Story »

City administrator enjoys new role in La Vernia

City administrator enjoys new role in La Vernia

“There’s really not much to tell; what you see is what you get.” Full Story »

Our mission: Bring back the Good News of Christ

By Pastor Stephen A. Curry Full Story »

The Kitchen Diva: It’s school lunch time!

By Angela Shelf Medearis & Gina Harlow Full Story »

Cross-country team shines in SA

Cross-country team shines in SA

At the UTSA Ricardo Romo Cross-Country Invitational, the teams from La Vernia had another strong showing. Full Story »

The countless contributions of Andrew Carnegie

“No man can become rich without himself enriching others.” -- Andrew Carnegie (1835-1919) Full Story »

Council talks baseball, pay increases

Council talks baseball, pay increases

Meeting the needs for a growing area population continues to challenge the La Vernia City Council. Full Story »

Memories of 9/11 here in La Vernia

Memories of 9/11 here in La Vernia

A La Vernia News exclusive Full Story »

Learn to feed each other

I read a story in Chicken Soup for the Soul that went something like this. Full Story »

Baked apples

Baked apples

La Vernia News Editor Nannette Kilbey-Smith enjoys cooking for her family. She and her children enjoy this autumnal dessert, which also makes a great breakfast on cold mornings, or a sweet -- and healthy -- afternoon treat. A self-confessed “put-and-taste” cook, her recipe measurements are approximate, but the results are delicious! Full Story »

Lady Bears fall in district opening game

After dropping the district opener to Yoakum, and then a non-district match to La Grange last week, it’s clear that the Lady Bear volleyball team is still struggling to find its way. Full Story »

Dr. Carson speaks out (again)

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