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Our beloved Gracie is missing, Dachshund/Lab mix, microchipped, about 30 pounds, black with little white. Call with any information, 830-393-9999 or 419-250-9099.
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The City of Floresville is currently accepting applications for the following positions: Heavy Equipment Operator/Street Laborer (3), Parks Laborer Part-time (2), Code Compliance Officer, Facility Events Supervisor, and Building Inspector. A complete job description and application form may be obtained at City Hall, 1120 D Street, Floresville, Texas 78114, Monday–Friday, 8:00 A.M.–5:00 P.M.; or Floresville website, www.cityoffloresville.org. Deadline to submit application is 5:00 PM on Friday, September 30, 2016. The City of Floresville is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, nationality, related medical condition or handicap.
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Editorial: Where are all the leaders? Hint: Not in Washington




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Half, or more, of all Americans probably don’t even know what is meant by “sequestration” -- and they don’t care. They are the uninformed.  . . .

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PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
March 4, 2013 5:24am
 
Facts only please......I hope she is drawing SS. After all, she has been paying both sides most of her life. She has paid the employee and the employer payroll tax and might well fail to recover those costs. Every one on ... More ›

 
Elaine K.  
Floresville  
March 3, 2013 9:38pm
 
Ex-Tiger, Glad somebody understands the duplicity of some of these posts.

 
Facts only please  
TX  
March 3, 2013 9:32pm
 
I bet she is collecting social security too.

 
Ex-Tiger  
CA  
March 3, 2013 7:02pm
 
Elaine, How dare you educate yourself and go to work every day to make a hard working honest living. Don't you know your supposed to quit you job, get on welfare, collect food stamps, get on section 8 housing. Oh yea don't ... More ›

 
Elaine K.  
Floresville  
March 1, 2013 2:18pm
 
Yes, Prairie! I'm 66, still working full time. My house is modest, but I like it. I grew up picking cotton in a household of 9 kids and my dad worked for minimum wage. It was a GOOD life! Just between you and me, us country ... More ›

 
The Marcelina Muse  
Dry Tank, TX  
March 1, 2013 11:42am
 
The House has submitted two budgets to the Senate where Harry Reid quickly killed them. The Senate has not submitted a budget in 4 years! New Guy get your stuff together before you confirm what we all suspect.

 
Bob Pritts  
St Hedwig, TX  
March 1, 2013 10:52am
 
Well, Elaine, you really brought the loony bats screaching out of their dark caves on this one! It's remarkable how much stupidity they displayed in order to 'prove' you are an arrogant, rich, undeserving citizen who definitely ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
March 1, 2013 10:38am
 
This is just an example of the uproar that going to erupt when entitlements start to be reduced.

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
March 1, 2013 7:51am
 
Elaine....Being raised in a rural county and managing a small business in a small town really puts you outside the real world. 7th Gen.....Thanks for a humorous start to my day.

 
New Guy  
Wilson County  
March 1, 2013 7:24am
 
Elaine: Since the House has failed to pass a Defense budget, it has been operating on a continuing resolution. This means they are not operating on an increased budget so any cuts would not be taken from an increase like you ... More ›

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