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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.
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Election Coverage — Municipal, School Board

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May 10, 2014, | 9,912 views | 22 comments

May 10, 2014 elections

Unofficial Totals, All Races



$39.5 million bond proposal

Yes ... 396
No ... 183

3 At Large Trustee Places
Jerry Jendrusch (i) ... 450
Alfie Kowalik (i) ... 361
Dottie Kowalik ... 199
Marlon Moczygemba ... 399


3 At Large Trustee Places
Anthony Cantu ... 176
Karla Hoefelmeyer-Blackstock ... 76
Elizabeth Clancy-Hrna ... 107
Lance Malcher ...162
Les Miller 279
Laurie Sekula ... 329



Streets-maintenance sales-tax election

No... 106

2 At Large Council Places
Margie Holisky...14
Glenn McCarty...194
John McRae (i)...137
Alice Pollok...191
Doug Pruski (i)...119



Manuel Decena Jr. (I) ... 16
Mike Gonzales ... 35
Evelyn E. Lykins ... 43
Richard B. Rodriguez ... 26

Alderman, Place 3
Jesse Chuy Garcia (i) ... 40
Toby Garcia ... 32
Polo Maldonado ... 40

Alderman, Place 5
Linda Peña Ortiz (i) ...76


City Council, Place 1

Sherry Castillo ... 393
Bonna Reed ... 211


Streets-maintenance sales tax

Yes ... 70
No ... 1

Robert W. Gregory (i) (unopposed)

2 At-Large Council Places
John Richter (i) ...20
Eloi Cormier (i) ... 52
Martin Poore ... 20
Harold Schott ... 40



Anthony W. Smolka ... 190
Johnny Garza De La Zerda Sr. ... 60

2 At-Large Council Places
Paul Martinez ... 196
Darren Dylla ... 272

City Council, At Large
Keith Rodgers (unopposed)

Your Opinions and Comments

May 14, 2014 2:08pm
what about the mail in ballots did anybody look at those,, was a quite a big discrepancy in castillos favor

Chief Noetall  
Wise, Texas  
May 14, 2014 10:28am
Ask not you can do for your city, ask what your city can do for your family. Kemo Sabe.

Untrue Resident  
May 14, 2014 10:07am
Why the surprise? Based on the quality of Floresville City Candidates, does anybody really expect more? Ms Castillo represents the political class that has no problem promising things for their vote and then voting for the ... More ›

May 12, 2014 8:15am
To all the disappointed persons about the election of Sherry Castillo. Did you mount an active campaign against her election such as going door to door. Evidently. Sherry was a much more effective campaigner. Two sayings ... More ›

Steeler Fan  
May 12, 2014 7:52am
The results of the Floresville Council election are very disappointing but not a shock...this just means more years of the same and the future does not look very bright.

Concerned Tax Payer  
Floresville, Texas  
May 12, 2014 6:26am
I guess Floresville citizens don't care what happens to their city. You do realize Danny Tejada will be pulling her strings, just like before. She is not her own person. Look at what she has done before, and she still gets in???!!

Chief Noetall  
Wise, Texas  
May 12, 2014 5:14am
People rail about uninformed and low information voters but they always want those same persons to vote. Beats me. It defies logic to have expected a different result based on a larger turnout. My hope is that Sherry wasn't ... More ›

May 12, 2014 5:06am
65 percent of voting citizens preferred Castillo. 35 percent of voting citizens preferred Reed. The rest didn't care. It is what it is. Would you have preferred a hundred percent turnout with ... More ›

Sam Eagle  
Muppet Land  
May 12, 2014 1:45am
The census bureau estimated in July 2011, China Grove had a population of 1,207. At that same time, Floresville had about 6,574. What about all of those people who went to the polls in November 2012 and November 2013? Heck, ... More ›

Tomas Robles  
Floresville, TX  
May 11, 2014 10:15pm
YES! PISS OFF???? ✔ FLORESVILLE City Council, Place 1 Sherry Castillo ... 393 Bonna Reed ... 211 Now what is this???? Come on Floresville residents. We need to think about the future our kids, grand kids on forward. ... More ›

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