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Lost: Chihuahua, black, tan, and white male, "Spy," very small, off F.M. 775, across from the Woodlands on Sept. 26, he is missed dearly. Call 830-391-5055.
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The 81st Judicial District Attorney’s office, which includes Frio, La Salle, Atascosa, Karnes and Wilson Counties, is accepting resumes for an Assistant District Attorney position. The selected candidate will manage a specialized caseload with a focus on criminal enterprise, human trafficking/human smuggling and other cases as needed. Responsibilities of the position include working closely with Federal, State and Local law enforcement agencies, felony intake, preparation of cases for grand jury, negotiating pleas, and representation of the State of Texas in pretrial proceedings, as well as in criminal bench trials and jury trials in District Court. All applicants must be a graduate of an accredited law school and licensed to practice law by the State of Texas and have a minimum of five (5) years prosecutorial experience with felony cases and extensive trial experience. Salary commensurate with experience. Resumes will be accepted through the close of business October 19, 2015. Please EMAIL resumes and cover letters to terireyes@81stda.org. DISTRICT ATTORNEY RENE PENA. C/O Teri Reyes, Office Manager, 1327 Third St., Floresville, Texas  78114, fax 830-393-2205. terireyes@81stda.org.
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Polished Edge: Ben Bass of ‘Rookie Blue’ on ABC

Polished Edge: Ben Bass  of ‘Rookie Blue’ on ABC

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July 17, 2013
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Q: With “Rookie Blue” now in Season 4, how do you find the fan base that the show has accumulated?

A: It’s awesome. The fans are really, really committed and dedicated, and they roll with the punches in terms of things like wanting Sam and Andy to be together.

That’s not the case at the moment, and it’s kind of excruciating for them, but the fans are really fun to interact with. They’re smart and funny, and it’s been a real pleasure. And it’s augmented the experience of doing the show for me. It’s great when people are really invested.

Q: Did you think you’d have as long a run with the role of Detective Sam Swarek as you have?

A: I never thought about it, really ... so I would have to say, “No.” But it wasn’t ever something I considered. I didn’t think, “Wow, wouldn’t it be great if this went a really long time?” because the odds of that are so small in the bigger scheme of things.

You can never go into any project thinking, “I’m going to bank that this will go for a long time,” though you can hope for that.

Q: This far into the show’s life, what is your current assessment of Sam?

A: He’s one of those people you can really get a handle on and expect certain things from, as the audience has. Having that kind of opportunity is rare. And there are other things to discover about Sam that I don’t know about yet. And I think the overall story of the show has a lot more to say.

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