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The Floresville Independent School District is accepting applications for District Wide Custodian Positions, 2:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. shift. Applications may be obtained online at www.fisd.us or contact Sylvia Campa at 830-393-5300 ext. 14002 for appointments. FISD Personnel Office is located at 1200 5th St., Floresville, Texas. 830-393-5300 (Office hours: 8:00-4:00). Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled. An Equal Opportunity Employer.
Karnes/Wilson Juvenile Probation Department is seeking the following positions: Juvenile Probation Officer: Must be degreed in Criminal Justice or related field with experience working with children and parents. Position is year round supervising juvenile offenders, making recommendations to court, curfew checks, and being on call. Attendance/Juvenile Probation Officer: Must be degreed in Criminal Justice or related field with experience working with children and parents. The Attendance Officer works same hours as the school districts providing prevention services to children and parents who have issues with truancy. Juvenile Probation Officer will manage a small caseload of juvenile offenders making recommendations to court, curfew checks, and being on call. Position is year round.  Individual must be versatile and able to separate prevention from intervention skills. Prevention Specialist: Position acts as a drill instructor within the environment of the Juvenile Justice Alternative Education Program (JJAEP). Follows JJAEP school calendar. This is a quasi-military program, so prior military experience a plus. Degreed individual preferred with experience working with children. Must be a Juvenile Supervision Officer or be able to obtain the certification. Administrative Prevention Specialist: Position acts as a drill instructor but takes on administrative assistant role to the Assistant Chief within the Juvenile Justice Alternative Education Program (JJAEP). Position will include direct contact with the child and parent. Must be a Juvenile Supervision Officer or able to obtain. Prefer degreed individual. Must have knowledge of military procedures. To apply send resume to n-schmidt@kwjpd.com.
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Deputies investigate year's first homicide




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Wilson County News
February 15, 2011, 4:08pm
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GRAYTOWN -- Deputies from the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office are investigating an apparent homicide that occurred in a home near the intersection of F.M. 2579 and Mariana Road south of here. Wilson County Sheriff Joe D. Tackitt Jr. confirmed that this is the county’s first such incident for 2011.

Tackitt said a man re-ported returning to the home he and the victim shared just after 1 a.m. Feb. 15. Inside, he reported finding the body of his friend -- a 57-year-old male -- lying in a pool of blood.

Tackitt said the name of the victim is being withheld until next-of-kin is notified. The Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Office is investigating the victim’s cause of death. Tackitt said the man appears to have been stabbed.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office at 830-393-2535 or Crime Stoppers of Wilson County at 830-393-INFO (4636). Crime Stoppers tips, which remain anonymous, can also be given at http://www.wilsoncountycrimestoppers.com.
 

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William J. Gibbs Jr.  
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February 16, 2011 2:32pm
 
Sheriff Tackitt confirmed today that the victim, identified as Jose Antonio Hernandez, 57, died from several stab wounds to his neck. Hernandez's roommate, 25-year-old Ramon Lopez, was arrested Feb. 15 and charged with murder ... More ›

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