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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 work directly under the Border Prosecution Unit Initiative dedicated to Human Trafficking/Human Smuggling. 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 fifteen (15) years prosecutorial experience and extensive felony trial experience. Salary commensurate with experience. Resumes will be accepted through close of business, September 3, 2015. EMAIL resumes and cover letters to terireyes@81stda.org or fax to 830-393-2205. DISTRICT ATTORNEY RENE PENA C/O, TERI REYES, Office Manager; 1327 THIRD STREET, FLORESVILLE, TEXAS 78114. Fax 830-393-2205, terireyes@81stda.org.
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Help fill sheriffs photo gallery


Help fill sheriffs photo gallery
Wilson County Historical Society docent Ralph Gerhardt (left) opens the Old Jailhouse Museum on the courthouse square in downtown Floresville Nov. 26 for Wilson County Sheriff’s Office dispatcher Leslie Garza, Dispatch Supervisor Nita Harrell, and Sheriff Joe D. Tackitt Jr. The sheriff’s office invites images to complete a portrait gallery of all the county’s sheriffs.


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The Wilson County Sheriff’s Office is inviting help from the public for a project dear to the hearts of its members.

In the Old Jailhouse Museum on the Wilson County Courthouse square is a partial gallery of photos and images of past sheriffs of the county. Nita Harrell, the dispatch supervisor for the sheriff’s office, and dispatcher Leslie Garza are working to gather images of all who have served as county sheriff, to make the gallery complete.

They have received help from members of the Wilson County Historical Society, who have provided access to the historical archives. This has produced photos and images of some of the past sheriffs, but the list remains incomplete.

To fill the missing spaces, Harrell and Garza are asking for help from community members, businesses, and history buffs to share or locate portraits of the following sheriffs:

Samuel W. Barker, 1860

Charles Y. Sang, 1864

Manuel Flores, 1867

W.W. Black, 1867

Lorenzo Trevino, 1868

Pierrie Regis “Pedro” Trial, 1869

Nemenico De La Zerda, 1869

Antonio S. Flores, 1884

J.R. Wyatt, 1886

J.S. Craighead, 1894

Janie Sample Boothe, 1939, first female sheriff.

To assist or donate images, contact Harrell at 830-393-2535, ext. 261, or nharrell@wcsotx.org.
 

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