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Our beloved Gracie is missing since October, Dachshund/Lab mix, microchipped, about 30 pounds, black with little white. $1000 reward for safe return. Call with any information, 830-393-9999 or 419-250-9099.
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Sears is seeking a Delivery Driver/Sales Associate, must have great people and customer service skills and a willingness to work flexible hours; sales, delivery and installation of appliances, basic computer and register skills a plus, must pass background investigation, starting pay based on experience. If you are seriously interested in this position apply in person (no phone calls please) at the Sears Hometown store located at 2301 Tenth, Floresville.
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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Polished Edge: Alex Wilson of ‘Weather Center Live’


Polished Edge: Alex Wilson of ‘Weather Center Live’


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June 11, 2014
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Q: In getting your weekday afternoon shift on “Weather Center Live,” how did it feel to be partnered with recent channel returnee Dave Schwartz?

A: I know the day it was announced, people were thrilled that he was coming back, especially those who had worked with him. Those of us who hadn’t been here then knew of him, so we were also saying, “Oh, my gosh. This is so exciting!”

It was pretty much all the upstairs decision-makers who put him where they put him, and with me, eventually ... but I don’t think there was anyone who said, “I don’t want to work with him.” A lot of us got our start in meteorology because of Dave Schwartz, so I think his love of weather is fascinating and also inspiring to some.

Q: Has your clearly evident enthusiasm for covering the weather always been with you?

A: Even at my last job in Greenville, S.C., I came home from work and watched The Weather Channel. I’d be at the gym on the elliptical and still watching, and people would laugh at me because I didn’t put work away at the end of the day.

For me, The Weather Channel was something that was always enjoyable. They made the weather entertaining, and I really learned something from them, too. Now that I’ve gotten the chance to work here, it’s been amazing. Everyone in this building loves weather, even those who maybe didn’t come in with expertise in it.
 

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