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Tue
30
Sep

National 4-H week declared in DeWitt Co.

 

Tue
30
Sep

Gobblers to host Giddings Friday

 

The Cuero Gobblers (4-1) will face the Giddings Buffaloes (4-1) on Oct. 3 at home in the Gobbler Stadium. These two teams are 1-1 against one another. Last year Cuero defeated the Buffaloes in a close match 24-20.
 
Giddings is coming in with a plethora of seniors (27) and juniors (13) but will utilize the majority of their sophomores for their running game and a mix of juniors and sophomores for their passing game. #10 QB Kyle Jones (6-0, 185, junior) started every game last year. He averages 118 yards per game in passes and has a 45% passing completion rate. 
 
Cuero’s QB Jared Vernor has proven his versatility. Vernor has 94 attempts passing with 55 completed, a 58.5 percent completion rate for 841 yards. He was intercepted 4 times, has 7 TDs and his longest pass was 70 yards. 
 
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Tue
30
Sep

Republican Larry Smith to run against incumbent for 34th Congressional District

 

DeWitt County Taxpayers League hosted a candidate forum in Cuero last week. 
 
On the November 4 ballot voters in the 34th Congressional District will choose between incumbent Democrat Filemon Vela and Republican Larry Smith. Both are residents of Brownsville.
 
Vela did not attend due to a previous engagement.
 
The following are the comments Smith made at the forum.
 
He was asked to introduce himself. He said he served in the U.S. Army and he completed his service career in Texas and stayed here. He is married and they have three children.
 
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Tue
30
Sep

Nordheim house fire

Nordheim Volunteer Fire Department, Yorktown Volunteer Fire Department, and DeWitt County Sheriff’s Office all responded to a fire at this doublewide manufactured home in the early morning hours on Sept. 25 in Nordheim. According to a representative at Nordheim City Hall, the fire occurred at approximately 2 a.m.  The home was unoccupied at the time of the fire. Photo by Mari Gohlke/YorktownNews-View

Tue
30
Sep

City, chamber plan National Night Out Tuesday, Oct. 7

 

Tue
30
Sep

Water well work begins, Western Days gets nod

 

Tue
30
Sep

DeWitt County VVA Vets build ramp in Nordheim, serve area

 

Sat
27
Sep

Yorktown injured in wreck Friday

 

Traffic came to a stop on Friday evening, September 26, when a Yorktown man was airlifted to an area hospital following a collision involving a tractor and a king cab truck on FM 108, approximately 3 miles north of the FM 119 intersection.  According to Yorktown Police Patrolman Josh Serbin, Hilmer Koopman of Yorktown was driving the tractor south on FM 108 when the tractor was hit from behind by the truck.  Koopmann was airlifted by helicopter to an area hospital.  DPS, DeWitt County Sheriff’s Office, Yorktown Police Department, Yorktown Volunteer Fire Department, and Yorktown EMS all responded to the scene.   
Photos by Mari Gohlke/YorktownNews-View
Fri
26
Sep

Woodsboro finds win over Cats

After leading most of the game, the Wildcats fell to Woodsboro's Eagles 26-34 in a non-district contest during Yorktown's homecoming.

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Fri
26
Sep

Gobblers come from behind for win

Cuero Gobblers come from behind to beat the Columbus Cardinals 28-20 in non-district contest. Cuero is now 4-1 and will host Giddings Friday for homecoming. 

 

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