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Our beloved Gracie is missing since October, Dachshund/Lab mix, microchipped, about 30 pounds, black with little white. $1000 reward for safe return. Call with any information, 830-393-9999 or 419-250-9099.

VideoFound mom and puppy Chihuahuas running on the road in traffic. Must describe collars to claim. Text or call, leave message if phone not answered. Thanks. 210-625-2996
$500 cash reward for the return or information that leads to the return of missing bull, registered polled Hereford with tattoo ID# Z203, distinctive marks on head, yellow tag in right ear, "D" brand on right hip, missing from Hwy. 119 and C.R. 454 intersection. Call Patrick Danysh, 210-827-9331.
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Caregivers needed. Call 830-431-2389. 
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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Video from Live candidates forum Oct. 18 in Floresville




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October 20, 2012 | 3,651 views | 40 comments

Texans for Constitutional Government and the Wilson County News sponsor a Candidates Forum Oct. 18, in the American Legion Hall in downtown Floresville. The forum was open to all candidates for office in Wilson County and the city of Floresville for the Nov. 6, 2012 election. The sponsors posed questions to the candidates present; the format allowed for questions for the candidates from interested citizens.

 

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Sam Eagle  
Muppet Land  
October 23, 2012 10:02am
 
Amazing the trash they allow on Facebook: FTP - Flo Town Politics 22 hours ago "The Tea Party agenda is not well defined, though it is anti-government, anti-spending, anti-immigration and anti-compromise politics." ... More ›

 
Ken Semlinger  
Poth, TX  
October 23, 2012 9:21am
 
Over the years I have found Sheriff Tackitt to be a fine and decent man. I believe he has done an adequate job as sheriff. He has certainly shown he cares about the citizens of Wilson County. There are always more things people ... More ›

 
old-timer in Floresville  
Floresville  
October 23, 2012 7:07am
 
power search people in floresville don't want changes! They like to bicker and they won't stop bickering. If the people in floresville were serious about making changes they would be looking at Mr. Robles (great candidate ... More ›

 
power search  
October 23, 2012 5:47am
 
Floresville Voters, I highly recommend Mr. Tom Robles he has served his country and Is ready to serve you and everyone in Floresville, Texas all Wilson County citizens come out to VOTE if you need transportation please call you ... More ›

 
old-timer in Floresville  
Floresville  
October 22, 2012 11:24pm
 
Floresville citizens wake up and smell the coffee. Who knows Mr Robles? Make time to know him. He's straight forward and does not take things lightly. He has a good head on his shoulders and will make changes for the people ... More ›

 
Serious Thinker  
La Vernia  
October 22, 2012 6:37pm
 
Change is good. The good old boy system needs to be done away with in Wilson County overall, not just in Floresville. 30 years ago, the County was small, and very well run. I lived in Bexar County and it was well known ... More ›

 
power search  
October 22, 2012 5:22pm
 
power search about an hour ago Report Abuse Early Voting is now underway! Please cast your vote now or on Nov. 6.. Let's get new blood elected for we do not want any more relatives elected. For they are not educated ... More ›

 
just wondering  
floresville  
October 22, 2012 2:19pm
 
I went to cast my vote today at City Hall and a man that lives out in the county was in front of me wanting to vote in the city election for Mayor. Fortunately he was not allowed to. Also, he did not seem to be showing the election ... More ›

 
Delightful  
Downtown  
October 22, 2012 1:18pm
 
FTP-Flo Town Politics: How interesting your use of the word "fixed" when relating an incident involving a local politician. A slip of the pen.......or, a Freudian slip

 
crenshaw.glen@yahoo.com  
Floresville  
October 22, 2012 1:09pm
 
C T P, unfortunately the Sheriff has no control over city issues but, if he was asked for assistance he would undoubtably share some positive information based on his experience.

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