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Lost July 4th male Chihuahua white with brown spots walks slow older dog went missing in Poth last seen walking down FM541 call 8304009851 if you seen him snowball
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ON-CALL CRISIS POOL WORKERS NEEDED. Part-time positions are available for after hours “on-call” crisis workers to respond to mental health crisis for Wilson and Karnes Counties. Duties include crisis interventions, assessments, referrals to stabilization services, and referrals for involuntary treatment services according to the Texas Mental Health Laws. You must have at least a Bachelor’s Degree in psychology, sociology, social work, nursing, etc. On-call hours are from 5 p.m.-8 a.m. weekdays, weekends and holidays vary. If selected, you must attend required training and must be able to report to designated safe sites within 1 hour of request for assessment. Compensation is at a rate of $200 per week plus $100 per completed and submitted crisis assessment, and mileage. If interested call Camino Real Community Services, 210-357-0359.
F&W Electrical is now hiring journeyman, backhoe operators, and laborers. Apply at 6880 U.S. Hwy. 181 N., Floresville, Monday-Friday, 8-5. 830-393-0083. EOE.
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AUSTIN -- In an effort to protect Texas homeowners and businesses, Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples and the Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA) launched a new online tool Oct. 15 to help consumers select a licensed pest control company. According to a TDA press release, this tool makes it easier for Texans to find and identify pest management professionals in their area who have the required training and expertise needed to properly apply pesticides.

“Safety and security are important factors when letting someone in your home,” Staples said. “Unfortunately, there are some unlicensed applicators wanting to take advantage of Texans. This tool empowers homeowners and businesses to feel confident they are getting experienced professionals with the training and education to provide quality services. The mission of TDA’s Structural Pest Control Service is to protect Texans’ biggest investments, their homes and the safety of their families.”

To view the new search tool, visit http://bit.ly/19EtwyD. The tool is available on the TDA website at TexasAgriculture.gov. Users enter basic information like a zip code, business name, or business license number, and the search function will display a list of licensed pest control companies in their area, including contact information and a map pinpointing the location of the company. As we enter fall, wildlife such as squirrels, rats, and mice may target homes as a place to take refuge. Pest management professionals undergo the training and testing required to become licensed to handle specific pests.

The TDA is designated as the state’s lead agency in the regulation of pesticide use and application. It is responsible for licensing and training pesticide applicators, overseeing worker protection, registering pesticides for sale in the state, and working to minimize unnecessary impacts to agriculture, while enhancing protection of endangered and threatened species.

For more information or to report an unlicensed pest applicator, contact TDA at 866-918-4481.
 

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