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The Floresville Independent School District is accepting applications for: Grounds Worker/Labor, 260 days, 5 days a week, 8 hour workday. Primary Purpose: To help maintain the physical school plant in a condition of operating excellence so that full educational use of it may be made at all times. Applications may be submitted online at www.fisd.us. FISD Personnel Office is located at 1200 5th St., Floresville, Texas, 830-393-5300, (Office hours: 8:00–4:30). Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled. An Equal Opportunity Employer. 
The 81st & 218th Judicial District Community Supervision and Corrections Department (Adult Probation) is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Supervision Officer for ATASCOSA COUNTY. Requirements: Must have a Bachelor’s degree recognized by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and cannot be employed as a peace officer or work as a reserve or volunteer peace officer. Starting salary: $33,705.00, plus State benefits. Closing Date:  June 5, 2015. Procedure: Applicants should submit resume and copy of college transcript to: Renee Merten, Director, 1144 C Street, Floresville, TX 78114; or via email rmerten@81-218cscd.org. 
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Texas Cash Market recap, Oct. 13




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AUSTIN -- For the week ending Oct. 13, feeder cattle prices reported by Texas auctions were mostly steady to $5 higher per hundredweight (cwt) compared to a week ago, with a few as much as $10 higher and some to $5 lower. The heaviest discounts were on fleshy, unweaned calves. Texas direct feeder cattle sales were $2 to $3 higher. At the Oklahoma City National Stockyards, feeder cattle were mostly steady to $3 higher, with steer calves as much as $12 higher. The feeder cattle situation remains unchanged with tight supplies offset by high grain prices and poor cattle feeding margins. Fed cattle cash prices were $1.40 higher per cwt in response to higher beef prices and smaller supplies of available cattle. Cotton prices were lower as large world supplies continue to weigh on the market. Wheat prices were higher after U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) projections for end-of-year stocks came in lower than expected, but gains were moderated by weak export demand for U.S. wheat. Corn prices increased after USDA lowered its corn production and projected carryover estimates.  . . .

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