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If you are missing a pet in Floresville, be sure to check the Floresville holding facility. Animals are only kept for 3 days. Contact Las Lomas K-9 Rescue, 830-581-8041.
Lost: Black manx cat (no tail), neutered male, medium build, shy, answers to Bear. Reward! 210-635-7560.
Found: 1 gold hoop earring and sterling silver ring at garage sale, 3 miles Hwy. 97 West, on Fri.-Sat., Nov 7-8. Call with detailed description to retrieve, 210-287-2436.
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Tommy's Paint and Body Shop in Poth is seeking to hire paint and body workers with some experience. Apply in person at 1115 Railroad St., Poth.
ON-CALL CRISIS POOL WORKERS NEEDED, part-time positions are available for after hours “on-call” crisis workers to respond to mental health crisis for Wilson, and Karnes Counties. Duties include crisis interventions, assessments, referrals to stabilization services, and referrals for involuntary treatment services according to the Texas Mental Health Laws. You must have at least a Bachelor’s Degree in psychology, sociology, social work, nursing, etc. On-call hours are from 5 p.m.-8 a.m. weekdays, weekends and holidays vary. If selected, you must attend required training and must be able to report to designated safe sites within 1 hour of request for assessment. Compensation is at a rate of $200 per week plus $100 per completed and submitted crisis assessment, and mileage. If interested please call Camino Real Community Services, 210-357-0359.
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May is National Military Appreciation Month




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“This very important month honors, remembers,
recognizes, and appreciates all military personnel ... who have served throughout our history and all who now serve in uniform and their families as well as those Americans who have given their lives in
defense of our freedoms we all enjoy today.”

National Military Appreciation Month Web site, http://www.nmam.org

***Highlights of armed forces history***
in the United States:
•U.S. Army founded, June 14, 1775
•U.S. Navy established, Oct. 13, 1775
•U.S. Marine Corps established, Nov. 10, 1775
•U.S. Coast Guard established, Aug. 4, 1790
•Bugle call, “taps,” composed, July 2, 1862
•Medal of Honor created by Congress, July 12, 1862
•Army Air Corps established, July 2, 1926
•U.S. Air Force established, Sept. 18, 1947
•WAACS (Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps)
established, May 14, 1942
•U.S. Air Force founded, Sept. 18, 1947

***Dedications of U.S. war memorials:***
•Vietnam War Memorial, dedicated Nov. 11, 1984
•Women in Vietnam Service, dedicated Nov. 11, 1993
•Korean War Memorial, dedicated July 27, 1995
•Women in Military Service, dedicated Oct. 18, 1997
•World War II Memorial, dedicated May 29, 2004
 
 


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Irma Mathis  
May 8, 2013 11:52pm
 
 
For family and friends of Joseph P. Hayes L. R. R. P. all of the 173rd Brigade...I still remember you. Saul P. Alvarado UA Army, Vietnam veteran. 173rd.
 

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