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Found: 2 medium size Black Mouth Cur dogs, very friendly, on C.R. 319 and F.M. 775 area, Legacy/Rosewood. 830-947-4488.

VideoFound Dog off of 775. Very sweet dog. Please contact me if this is your dog. 830-391-7955
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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.
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 call Camino Real Community Services, 210-357-0359.
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This oak tree on the Louis F. Hons homestead near Hobson provided a natural playground for nine siblings growing up there. Cathy Green, the second from the youngest, remembers playing "in little" for hours on end under the shade of this giant oak. "We would create entire miniature villages -- building houses from sticks and pebbles, making roads, and using pieces of bricks or wood for cars and trucks since we didn't have toy cars and trucks to play with," she recalls. "We also spent many hours climbing this tree and playing tree chase among the highest branches or swinging from a rope as we practiced our 'Tarzan' yell. We would also fly through the air on a zip line running from high in the tree to the nearby cistern platform. We would grab hold of the stick hanging from the pulley, say 'courage, courage, courage,' and jump and zoom down. We had to be sure to let go and hit the ground before we ran into the cistern!" Surely it was enough to give any parent a heart attack, but it was great fun and cultivated an active imagination for the nine children and, later, for thirty-something grandchildren! The tree now serves as a playground and hangout for many great-grandkids during family gatherings.

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