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VideoREWARD!! Trooper a gray & white male cat is missing from County Road 429 Stockdale. He might have been accidently transported off. Missing since 11/13/2015. Call 512-629-2005.

VideoFound Male Lab Mix. Light Brown. Neon Orange collar (Reminton).Saint Hedwig, Near Lubianski's feed store 210-859-1546
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The City of Floresville is currently accepting applications for the following position: General Maintenance Technician. A complete job description and application form may be obtained at City Hall, 1120 D Street, Floresville, Texas 78114, Monday – Friday, 8:00 A.M.–5:00 P.M.; or on the City of Floresville website, www.floresvilletx.gov. Deadline to submit application is 5:00 PM on Friday, May 6, 2016. “This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.”
Full-time diesel mechanic needed, CDL required. Applicants may apply online at www.stockdale.k12.tx.us or pick up application at the Stockdale ISD Administration Office. All openings are available until filled. Stockdale ISD is an equal opportunity employer. Stockdale ISD does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, handicap, or age in its employment practices.  830-996-3551.
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Benita Alvarez 86, died Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2012, in her home in Smiley, Texas. She was born March 21, 1925, in Gonzales, and was a member of St. Philip’s Catholic Church in Smiley.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Crescencio and Rita (Garcia) Galvan; her husband, Felipe Alvarez; her son, Raymond Alvarez; her son-in-law, Domingo Garcia; four brothers; and three sisters.

Benita is survived by her daughters, Minnie Garcia of Smiley, Mary Lynn Alvarez of Smiley, and Delores Lazo of Nixon; her sons, Frank Alvarez of Smiley, John Alvarez of Smiley, Ray Alvarez of Nixon, and Felipe Alvarez Jr. of Smiley; her brothers, Fidencio Galvan, Crescencio Galvan, and Jesse Galvan; her sisters, Josie Luna, Inez Hernandez, Janie Herrera, Tina Galvan, Modesta Galvan, and Frances Galvan; 22 grandchildren; 58 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; and other family and many friends.

Visitation was held Friday, Jan. 6, from 3-8 p.m. in the Finch Funeral Chapel in Nixon. A rosary was recited at 6:30 p.m. with Deacon John Moreno leading.

A funeral Mass was celebrated Saturday at 10 a.m. in St. Philip’s Catholic Church in Smiley with Father Alfonso Gioppato officiating.

Interment followed in the Burriola Cemetery near Smiley.

Memorial donations may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.

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