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La Vernia prepares for Homecoming



It’s Homecoming in La Vernia! Alumni are already preparing for the fourth annual La Vernia Alumni Association Tailgate Party this Friday evening. And the 2020 Homecoming candidates are preparing for their coronation. “Our Homecoming queen will be announced and crowned on Friday the 18th during halftime of the varsity football game,” said La Vernia High School Principal Anthony M. Kosub. […]

La Vernia remembers 9/11

Wilson County Pct. 3 Justice of the Peace Connie Terry (right) is joined by first responders and U.S. military members Sept. 11 for a memorial event honoring the lives lost during the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on our country, at her office on F.M. 775 in La Vernia. Participating in the flag ceremony are (from left) La Vernia police Officer […]

Family, friends recall Jake Selph’s smile, heart of gold

SA shooting victim is LV alumnus


He was the kind of guy that would light up a dark room. That’s what Paige Stuart remembers about her friend, Jake Selph. Tragically, she can’t tell him that now. Her friend and fellow 2017 La Vernia High School graduate died Sept. 11, the victim of a shooting in south San Antonio. According to the initial San Antonio Police Department […]

We have a winner!

Congratulations to Terrie Leonard of La Vernia, the winner of our August WOW! photo contest. Her entry was selected at random from those correctly identifying the steps to the former La Vernia News office at the corner of Chihuahua and Crews streets in our Aug. 27 issue. Terrie wins a prize package that includes a one-year subscription to the La […]

Gladwin ‘Pops’ Krueger

1930-2020 Gladwin “Pops” Krueger, 89, entered eternal rest on Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, in Floresville, Texas. Gladwin was born Dec. 18, 1930, in Converse to Stanley and Gustava “Tootsie” (Grosamigen) Krueger. In his early life, Gladwin honorably served in the U.S. Army. He later worked at the Pearl Brewery and enjoyed farming and spending time with family. He was preceded […]

Johnny Waylon Dillard

2020-2020 Johnny Waylon Dillard slipped peacefully into eternal rest on Monday, Sept. 7, 2020, at the age of 3 months and 23 days. Johnny was born May 15, 2020, in San Antonio, Texas, to Brendyn Loren Dillard and Hannah Oliva Rose Caoili. Johnny will be dearly missed by his loving parents, Brendyn Dillard and Hannah Caoili; maternal grandmother Barbara Caoili; […]

2020-09-17 E-Edition

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