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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: Small brown male dog, Hwy. 181 N., Floresville. Call 830-393-6272.
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Accepting applications for Security at Roper’s Bar in Floresville on Hwy. 181. Applications available Monday-Saturday after 4 p.m. 830-216-9449.
Mission Road Ministries is a nonprofit organization serving more than 825 children and adults with intellectual & other developmental disabilities each day with residential, day services and vocational programs in San Antonio, Texas helping clients reach independence, productivity and inclusion in the community. Seeking Residential Care Professionals for our Children and Adult Programs; FT, PT.  $8-$10.25/hr. depending on experience and education.  Must be at least 21 years of age; pass background check and drug testing.  Interviews every week. Call for an appointment, 210-924-9265.
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Texas Cash Market recap, Aug. 18




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AUSTIN -- For the week ending Aug. 18, 2012, feeder cattle prices at Texas auctions were mostly steady to $5 higher per hundredweight (cwt), although a few locations were steady to $5 lower and a few were as much as $10 higher. Texas direct feeder cattle sales were $1 to $4 higher. At the Oklahoma City National Stockyards, feeder cattle were $1 to $5 higher and calves were steady to $5 higher. Higher fed cattle, lower feed grains, and tightening supplies continue to support higher prices, although negative cattle feeding margins and poor pasture conditions in many areas limited the increase. The fed cattle cash trade was $1 higher per cwt and wholesale beef prices were $7 to $8 higher. Cotton prices were lower as large world supplies and rain in some U.S. growing areas more than offset concerns about dry conditions in India. Wheat prices were lower as large world supplies continue to pressure the market, but they made a partial recovery late in the week on forecasts for lower production in Russia and the Ukraine, and export purchases by Taiwan and South Korea. Corn and grain sorghum prices also fluctuated as weather concerns and strong demand from ethanol plants were offset by reports that the United States may import cheaper corn from Brazil.  . . .

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