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Found: Charm with picture of couple, at Pecan Park, July 17. Call to identify and pick up, 830-393-6785.
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Lost: White Maltese dog, 12 pounds, answers to Brookley, on Sun., July 19, 10 miles north of Floresville on Hwy. 181, $100 reward! Tom and Jean Harris, 830-393-0814. 
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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.
Service Coordination Supervisor. Camino Real Community Services is seeking a SC supervisor who will manage and supervise service coordinators. This position will ensure implementation of local authority functions for individuals diagnosed with Intellectual and Development Disabilities (IDD) enrolled in Medicaid waivers and other programs. This position will be housed at the IDD Admin. Office located in Floresville and will also service as the office manager for this location. Submit resume to  Camino Real Community Services, Attn: HRS, P.O. Box 725, Lytle, TX 78052 or fax to 830-772-4304. Visit www.caminorealcs.org for applications and other details. EOE.
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Wilson County News
January 24, 2012, 2:48pm
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LA VERNIA -- Superintendent Tom Harvey of the La Vernia Independent School District has confirmed that a student has come forward with allegations of being slapped by a teacher.

Harvey said he first learned Jan. 23 of the charge made against Cynthia Dinan, who teaches fine arts and speech in the La Vernia Junior High School. The superintendent said he was not sure how many years Dinan has been employed with the district, but the State Board for Educator Certification indicates she first became certified to teach in Texas in 2004.

An investigation is under way by the La Vernia Police Department and Child Protective Services, which is part of the district’s standard procedure. Dinan has been suspended with pay pending its outcome, Harvey said. He also said the district is cooperating with the authorities and it takes such allegations quite seriously.
 

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One Voice  
Floresville  
February 6, 2012 8:57am
 
Robert - you can tell when a nerve has been struck - when the post is taken off. (It is seldom WCN that takes it off.) I think the post that are taken off - should be re-posted - again - it must be too much truthful information ... More ›

 
Robert Newberry  
February 6, 2012 6:57am
 
Has anyone heard how this investigation is going or if any charges have been filed? I suspect the outcome here will be just the same as all the other incidence concerning LVISD...swept under and never mentioned again. When ... More ›

 
Robert Newberry  
February 6, 2012 6:46am
 
Chopin, I presume someone did not like my original comment because it is no longer here. Hmm...so much for freedom of speech, and I thought this site was for "opinions and comments"

 
Kenneth Mills  
Round Rock, TX  
February 5, 2012 12:20pm
 
Makes a lot of sense to me ,"ex-tiger".

 
Ex-Tiger  
CA  
February 5, 2012 9:26am
 
My wife and I love our kids very much. We will never spare our kids the rod. We teach our children self respect and self discipline as our parents taught us. Lack of self respect is the main reason troubled children are out ... More ›

 
Chopin  
La Vernia  
February 4, 2012 6:30pm
 
Everything was formally filed with TEA in 2010. The District has it locked up with lawyers.

 
Michelle Raines  
February 4, 2012 5:10pm
 
I work for LVISD and served very successfully on a school board for a private school in Alamo Heights. We didn't get paid financially, the only motivation you have as a school board member is to know you're being effective. ... More ›

 
Chopin  
La Vernia  
February 4, 2012 7:42am
 
I am corresponding with TEA again. I found out that anyone can remove a post....... That is why I re input Robert's "lost" post. I understand how it is to be a whistleblower. Did that for about 33 years with ... More ›

 
One Voice  
Floresville  
February 4, 2012 5:41am
 
Good going my fellow citizens!!!! Let's keep holding thier feet to the fire for accountability and transparency. We have had enough - in this county. Keep rallying. Soon everyones pocket book it going to be hit - again ... More ›

 
Jane Addams  
February 3, 2012 8:50pm
 
Chopin, we have the information you need. Message Jane Addams on Facebook.

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