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Lost 2 Yorkies in Wildflower subdivision on Iris Crescent in floresville Male grey with black goes by Toby Female black with red goes by Bell please call 830-391-3435
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Found: Young male Dachshund, very friendly, loves kids, ignores cats. Call to identify, 830-393-6614 or 830-534-6413.
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The Floresville Independent School District is accepting applications for Grounds Maintenance Worker. Terms of employment: 260 days, 5 days per week, 8-hour workday per year; hours may be modified based on changes in mission requirements. Primary purpose: To help maintain the physical school plant in a condition of operating excellence so that full educational use of it may be made at all times. Education/Certification: License requirements, Texas Motor Vehicle Operators License, Structural Pest Control Board Technician Pesticide License. Special Knowledge/Skills: 1. Good knowledge of the operation, trouble shooting, repair and maintenance of ground maintenance equipment. 2. Must demonstrate good mathematical calculation skills and reading comprehension skills. 3. Good knowledge of safety precautions to avoid injury to himself and other. Experience: Prior lawn care experience or grounds maintenance experience in an educational institution or environment. Interested applicants will need to apply online at www.FISD.us.
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Updated: Weather means late start for some events, campuses




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January 23, 2014, 4:46pm
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(SEE COMMENTS BELOW FOR UPDATES) -- The much-anticipated Cowboy Breakfast, welcoming the stock show season, will run from 4:30-9:30 a.m., allowing for the wintry weather anticipated for Friday morning across South Central Texas. Coastal Bend College campuses in Beeville, Alice, Kingsville, and Pleasanton will open at 9 a.m. to allow for the inclement conditions.

Superintendents in the East Central, Falls City, Floresville, Karnes City, La Vernia, Nixon-Smiley, Stockdale, and Poth school districts are taking a “wait and see” approach. No late starts have been announced, but decisions may be made in the early morning hours. Watch this site and other media outlets for updates.

A mix of light sleet, snow, and freezing rain is expected across all of South Central Texas, mainly from 6 p.m. tonight to noon Friday.

The commute on Friday morning may be significantly impacted. Cold temperatures will be in place tonight and Friday morning, with readings in the 20s and low 30s. High temperatures Friday will only be in the upper 30s to lower 40s.

Expect some mixed precipitation mainly 6 p.m. tonight to noon Friday for the entire area.

Temperatures are expected to fall below freezing across all of South Central Texas before midnight Friday morning.

A mix of sleet, freezing rain, and snow, is expected, with accumulation mainly across the northern half of the area, north of a line from Del Rio to San Antonio to Schulenburg. Temperatures are expected to climb above freezing by Friday afternoon so if this event does occur, it should be over by midday.

Get the latest forecasts and watches/warnings/advisories at www.weather.gov/austin.
 

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Nannette Kilbey-Smith, Editor  
Floresville  
January 24, 2014 8:52am
 
Due to inclement weather, the offices of the Floresville Electric Light and Power System (FELPS) will open at 10:00 a.m. today, Friday, January 24. To report power outages, please call 830-216-7000, option 7. Emergency crews ... More ›

 
Nannette Kilbey-Smith, Editor  
Floresville  
January 24, 2014 8:51am
 
All HHS offices in Region 8 will delay opening until 10am: Counties in Region 8: Bexar, Bandera, Kendal, Kerr, Gillespie, Comal, Gonzales, Guadalupe, Wilson, Karnes, De Witt, Victoria, Lavaca, Zavala, Goliad and Calhoun.

 
Nannette Kilbey-Smith, Editor  
Floresville  
January 24, 2014 8:49am
 
HHS office in Jourdanton will open at 10am.

 
William J. Gibbs Jr.  
WCN  
January 24, 2014 7:59am
 
Poth schools will be delayed. Classes will start at 10:00. Buses will run 2 hours late.

 
Nannette Kilbey-Smith, Editor  
Floresville  
January 24, 2014 7:29am
 
Library & Wilson County offices CLOSED today.

 
Nannette Kilbey-Smith, Editor  
Floresville  
January 24, 2014 7:14am
 
No change for LA Vernia, starting 2 hours late.

 
Nannette Kilbey-Smith, Editor  
Floresville  
January 24, 2014 7:09am
 
Falls City Schools start at 10 am.

 
retiredinlavernia  
lavernia  
January 24, 2014 7:08am
 
Channel 4 reports ecisd is closed all day. Any updated news for La Vernia ISD anyone?

 
Nannette Kilbey-Smith, Editor  
Floresville  
January 24, 2014 7:07am
 
East Central ISD is CLOSED today.

 
retiredinlavernia  
lavernia  
January 24, 2014 6:10am
 
Does anyone know - Is East Central ISD open or running late. Not Wilson county but some do work there.

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