Roper's Bar is now hiring bartenders, bar-backs, and waitresses. Apply at Roper's, 528 10th St., Monday-Saturday after 4:00 p.m.
Experienced agriculturalequipmenttechnician needed. The right person for this job will have: a minimum of 5 years experience repairing agricultural or construction machinery with a good working knowledge of diesel engines, electronic service tools, transmissions, A/C systems, hydraulics, electrical, basic computer skills and general mechanical repair procedures. Must have your own tools, a good driving record, and be able to pass a background check, pre-employment physical and drug screen. This is not an apprentice or entry-level position. We offer competitive pay, paid employee insurance with insurance available for dependents, 401k, paid vacation, and holidays. Call Mike at 210-649-1715 or apply in person at 10862 U.S. Hwy. 87 S., Adkins, TX 78101.
Two firefighters from Eagle Creek Volunteer Emergency Services hose down hot spots on a charred Ford F-250 on U.S. 181, south of F.M. 775 Aug. 25. According to Assistant Fire Chief Walter Cutsinger, the driver and passenger reported that they were traveling southbound in the truck, which belongs to Victoria-based Texas Glass and Tinting, when flames erupted in its bed at approximately 3 p.m. The men escaped unharmed, he said.