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The 81st & 218th Judicial District Community Supervision and Corrections Department (Adult Probation) is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Supervision Officer for Atascosa County. Requirements: A Bachelor’s degree recognized by the Texas Higher Education Coordination Board in Criminology, Corrections, Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement/Police Science, Counseling, Pre-Law, Social Work, Psychology, Sociology, Human Services Development, Public Administration, or a related field that has been approved by the Community Justice Assistance Division (CJAD), or one year of graduate study in one of the above mentioned fields, or one year experience in full-time casework, counseling, or community or group work that has been approved by CJAD. This position requires some evening and/or weekend work. Salary: Negotiable, plus regular State benefits. Closing Date: Resumes will be taken until December 30, 2014. Procedure: Applicants should submit a typed resume and copy of college transcript to: Renee Merten, Interim Director, 1144 C Street, Floresville, TX  78114. The 81st & 218th Judicial District Community Supervision and Corrections Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Eagle Wrecker is looking for a licensed wrecker driver, must be able to tow and recover vehicles, be 25 years of age with a clean driving record, and be able to pass a drug test. Person must be willing to be on call 24/7. Call 830-393-6125 if you're up to the challenge.
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Wilson County orders evacuation along San Antonio River




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May 25, 2013, 4:45pm
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The Wilson County Judge has issued an evacuation order for all residents living along the San Antonio River from Elmendorf to below Floresville in Wilson County. The evacuation shelter is located at the Floresville Middle School located at 2601 B Street. Shelter will open at 5:30 pm.

The San Antonio River is forcasted to crest around 60 feet between 3:00 am and 6:00 am Sunday morning in central Wilson County with a slow fall sunday afternoon. Record crest of 64.7 Feet occurred in 1998. This a life treatening situation and should not be taken lightly or as a wait and see attitude. If you are in the area of the San Antonio River and have been flooded before, you will flood again.

Repeating: this is a flood emergency situation for the San Antonio River in Wilson County effective immediately.
 


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Senior Citizen  
Wilson County  
May 26, 2013 10:16am
 
 
Giving thanks for the rain and praying for everyone's safety.
 
 
Constituent  
Floresville  
May 26, 2013 8:48am
 
 
That's great news for the area. So glad the river crested lower than expected.
 
 
Nannette Kilbey-Smith, Editor  
Floresville  
May 26, 2013 7:56am
 
 
The Wilson County Evacuation Order has been terminated. The SA River crested at 52.34 ft., approximately 8 ft below the initial National Weather Service prediction. No ... Read More Read More
 
 
William J. Gibbs Jr.  
WCN  
May 26, 2013 12:30am
 
 
The National Weather Service reported that at 11:30 p.m. May 25, the San Antonio River at Elmendorf already had reached 50.29 feet. It is expected to crest at 57.6 feet before ... Read More Read More
 
 
William J. Gibbs Jr.  
WCN  
May 25, 2013 7:55pm
 
 
Karnes County Sheriff Dwayne Villanueva reported that U.S. 181 at the Karnes-Bee county line is shut down due to flooding. He also said that parts of Pettus are under water.

The ... Read More Read More
 
 
James & Kristen Weaver  
Floresville, TX  
May 25, 2013 4:45pm
 
 
New post. Spread the word.
 

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