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CITY OF POTH is currently accepting applications for the position of Utility Worker through May 6, 2016. Must be able to stand and walk for most of the day, operate heavy equipment. Outdoor work required all year-round, High School Diploma or equivalent, Valid Texas Driver’s License, Class D Waste Water/Water a plus. Pre-employment physical and drug test is required if a tentative offer of employment is made. Applications available at Poth City Hall, 200 N. Carroll St. Poth, TX and at, benefit package, EOE.
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Polished Edge: Bill Klein of ‘The Little Couple’ on TLC

Polished Edge: Bill Klein  of ‘The Little Couple’ on TLC

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May 22, 2013
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Q: You and your wife, Dr. Jennifer Arnold, recently adopted 3-year-old William from China. How’s he getting along with your dogs? (The couple have a 6-year-old Chihuahua named Rocky and a 2 1/2-year-old terrier named Maggie.)

A: At first, they were not good towards William when he came into the house. Three-year-olds grab; they swing; they slap. We showed him how to fist-bump. That was a mistake. He fist-bumped the dog’s face. It was funny ... for a second.

But they’re getting used to him. We knew we had to deal with it. We had hired a dog trainer a few weeks before we left for China, hoping we could wrangle in some quick tips, maybe figure out some magical pill we could give the dog to embrace kids.

Q: You were in medical devices; now, you own a pet store in Houston called Rocky and Maggie’s Petshop. How did that happen?

A: We were window shopping in Beverly Hills, and we walked into this pet boutique. About an hour later, I was sitting on a chair with my feet up, waiting for Jennifer to spend well over $150, $200 on Rocky. I said, “This isn’t a bad business venture.”

It’s a consumer business. Everybody’s friendly when they go there. They’re shopping for their dog, and it’s like a family member. So I started looking into the business, and it’s a $50 billion industry.

Q: What do you think about more extreme things, like dyeing dogs pink?

A: We do offer that, but I’ve never actually seen it purchased yet.

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