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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.
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Eagle Ford: Oil, gas lease sale earns $9.2 million for Texas schools




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AUSTIN -- Oil and gas exploration on state lands earned Texas schools more than $9.2 million at the quarterly Permanent School Fund lease sale.

Private oil companies competitively bid more than $11.5 million to explore for oil and gas on land owned by the state. Permanent School Fund tracts of land -- which includes submerged land in the Gulf of Mexico -- brought in $9.2 million. The biggest bidder was KEW Drilling, with $3.7 million worth of bids.

Other state agencies’ lands drew the following sums: $2,096,350.61 for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice lands; $130, 911.70 for the Department of State Health Services lands; $65,687.85 for Texas Parks & Wildlife lands; and $8,124.90 for Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired land.

A total of 12 leases were awarded in the Gulf of Mexico, showing renewed interest in an area that has seen diminishing activity since the Macondo well blowout three years ago.

In the quarterly lease sales held by the General Land Office, oil and gas firms submit sealed bids for the right to drill for hydrocarbons on Permanent School Fund lands. The Permanent School Fund will also earn 20 percent to 25 percent royalties on any oil or gas produced on the leases.

For a detailed look at the record Permanent School Fund oil and gas lease sale, visit http://www.glo.texas.gov/what-we-do/energy-and-minerals/oil_gas/sealed-bid-sales/past/index.html.
 

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