Music and Art in the Park
Roger Betschler displays one of his “Heart Armor” wall sculptures Sunday during the “Music and Art in the Park” event. More Featured Photos »

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In-Depth Bible Study

7:00 - 8:00 pm / Verdi Community Center

Part II In-depth Bible Study on The Life and Teachings of Jesus Christ.

For more information call 830-200-6678 or .
Contact Person: Armand or Gina Huizar
WC Road Runners Planning Meeting

6:00 pm / Jack's Cafe- 507 10th St in Floresville

Inaugural meeting to establish a chapter of the Road Runners Club of America in Wilson County.

For more information call 830-581-9719 or .
Contact Person: Michelle Felux
Hike & Bike Trail Sign Unveiling

10 a.m. / Train Depot (by Beer Warehouse)

The formal unveiling of the signs to will mark the El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail. Bring your bikes and try it out. Also register to win a new bicycle by donating blankets, books or stuffed animals for the Children's Alliance of South Texas. (One ticket per donation.) Invocation by Fr. Frank Kurzaj. Ribbon cutting will be held at the Train Depot, South 2nd Street next to Beer Warehouse. Sponsors: City of Floresville,Wilson County Historical Society, Children's Alliance of South Texas, Floresville Parks Foundation, and Republic.

For more information call 830-393-3105 or or visit
Contact Person: Henrietta Turner
Mesquite Hall Monthly Dance

9pm-1am / 11663 Ford Rd

Fall is here and we are back to regular monthly dance schedule 1st Saturday of the month. This week music by Jim Byrom doors open at 8pm band starts at 9pm $7 cover for adults 12 and under free.

For more information call 210-649-3813 or or visit
Contact Person: Mark Dickson
Salem Sayers Baptist Church Founders Day

10:00am-6:00pm / 5212 FM 1628

Salem Sayers Baptist Church Founders' Day, Celebrating 135 Years. All Are Welcome! Everything is Free! A Day of Good and Godly Family Fun! Free Food from noon-3pm! Free Games

For more information call 210-649-2153 or visit
Contact Person: Annabelle Sifuentes
Wilson County 2nd Responders / CERT

9:00 AM to Noon / Wilson County Office of Emergency Management, 800 Tenth St, Courthouse Annex II, Bldg B, Floresville, Texas next to Wilson County Justice Center.

Monthly meeting. Agenda will include preparation for Alamo Regional CERT Drill to be held November 1, 2014.

For more information call 830-393-8573 or .
Contact Person: Cynthia Stafford, Volunteer Coordinator
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Dali & Blue
Dali, an Austrailian Shepard mix rescue, and Blue, a Merle Austrailian Shepard, celebrate their birthdays together. They belong to Bill and Cindi Mercado of La Vernia.
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Enjoy National Night Out Oct. 7

Enjoy National Night Out Oct. 7

Join friends and neighbors in the La Vernia City Park on Tuesday, Oct. 7, to enjoy National Night Out -- “America’s Night Out Against Crime.” Full Story »

Time for a little relaxation Barbara Brietzke looks forward to a break

Time for a little relaxation Barbara Brietzke looks forward to a break

Barbara Brietzke is about to close one chapter of her life, to embrace a new one. The owner and manager of the Oak Hills Center convenience store on U.S. 87 is looking forward to retirement. Full Story »

Stay fixed on the promises of God

“And I will make you a great nation, And I will bless you, And make your name great; And so you shall be a blessing” Genesis 12:2. Full Story »

Mole enchiladas — chocolate with an accent on savory

Mole enchiladas — chocolate with an accent on savory

By Angela Shelf Medearis and Gina Harlow Full Story »

Bears’ second-half effort leads to win

Bears’ second-half effort leads to win

Sinton 20 Full Story »

‘The Pearl’  — a true renaissance

‘The Pearl’ — a true renaissance

Just north of downtown San Antonio, where once were shabby, broken-down houses, is now an area simply known as the “Pearl.” The anchor of this 22-acre development is the old Pearl Brewery and, with its iconic red brick smokestack, is still a part of the San Antonio skyline. Full Story »

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 »

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