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The City of Poth is currently accepting applications for the position of Chief of Police. The Chief is responsible for all operational and administrative aspects of the police department, provide patrol, criminal investigations, crime prevention, enforce all laws and ordinances and be responsible for public health and safety. Must be community oriented, have strong public relations skills, strong work ethics, must be physically fit and maintain a professional image while in uniform. A High School Diploma or GED is required. Must have a valid Class C or higher Texas Driver’s License. Must be TCLEOSE Master Peace Officer certified and have at least 5 years of experience with law enforcement agency; SWAT, Gang Unit, Narcotics or Detective experience a plus, pass a thorough background check investigation with drug screen and credit check. The City offers benefit package with retirement plan and medical insurance. Salary dependent on qualifications. EOE. Applications/resume will be accepted until June 3, 2016, 5:00 P.M. at the Poth City Hall, 200 N. Carroll St, P O Box 579, Poth TX 78147; email: cityhall@cityofpoth.org.   
Karnes/Wilson Juvenile Probation is seeking a Prevention Specialist with knowledge regarding military standards and practices. Individual will have to hold a juvenile supervision officer certification. Position is at the jjaep in Floresville (juvenile justice alternative education program). Prefer experience working with children. Please send your resume to n-schmidt@kwjpd.com and k-dube@kwjpd.com. For more information call 830-780-2228.
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Ruth Ann Johnson Read of La Vernia, Texas, passed away Tuesday, April 8, 2014. She was born Dec. 5, 1931, in High Point, N.C., to T.S. and Kathleen Johnson.

Ruth married her husband, Mack Read, on Dec. 14, 1957. She was active with the Wilson County Republican Party, serving as precinct judge. After working in several civil service positions, she retired from the Texas National Guard office in Austin. She loved to play golf and read.

Ruth is survived by her husband of 56 years, Mack Read; her son, Kirby Read and wife Cecile of La Vernia; her grandchildren, Dallas Read and Autumn Read Schackert and husband Kyle; great-grandchildren Austin D. Read, Violet Ruth Read, and Sadella M. Schackert; sister Dorothy Perrot and husband George of North Carolina; and her brother, Frank Johnson and wife Barbara of Virginia.

Interment will be held in the Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Nurses In Touch Community Hospice of Floresville or the American Lung Association.
 

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