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VideoLost Shih Tzu male-Golden Brown from CR 320 in Floresville If you have any information please call 210-452-1829 or 832-292-3305
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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. Responsibilities of the position include felony intake, preparation of cases for grand jury, negotiating pleas and assisting law enforcement, assisting with Border Prosecution Cases 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. Salary commensurate with experience. Resumes will be accepted through close of business, August 28, 2015. Please 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.
Eagle Wrecker Service is looking for a tow truck driver, must have valid Texas driver license, valid tow operator permit (will train), on call 24/7, must pass drug test. Apply in person at 703-1/2 4th St., Floresville.
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Fiction Writing Contest seeks Texas student entries




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Texas Book Festival is accepting entries for its 13th annual Fiction Writing Contest to encourage and reward creative writing in Texas schools. This year’s contest theme is “The People Our Parents Warned Us About.” The topic was selected by Texas Book Festival fans on Facebook, who voted it as their favorite of four choices.

Texas junior high and high school students (grades 7-12) are invited to submit a piece of original fiction, no more than 2,000 words in length. Entries must be submitted online via the form on the Texas Book Festival’s website, no later than Monday, June 2. Submitted entries are considered in three divisions: grades 7-8, grades 9-10, and grades 11-12.

Winners in each division will receive a cash prize: $250 for first place, $100 for second, and $50 for third. In addition, first-place winners will be awarded a plaque, have their stories published on the Texas Book Festival website, and be invited to participate on a panel during the annual fall festival in October. Accommodations for one night will be provided for the first-place winners and their families.

Entries that do not follow all contest rules will be disqualified. Winners will be notified by Sunday, Aug. 3.

For more information about the Fiction Writing Contest or to submit entries, contact Kendall Miller at 512-477-4055 or kendall@texasbookfestival.org, or visit http://www.texasbookfestival.org/fiction-contest/.

For updates on the Texas Book Festival, visit the Festival’s Lit Blog, www.texasbookfestival.org/lit-blog/, or like the Festival on Facebook, www.facebook.com/texas-book-festival.
 

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