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Lost: Car keys with remote access gadget, military dog tag on ring, last seen at Stockdale school parking lot during parade staging, maybe lost on the parade route. Linda 512-718-8902.

VideoLost: Substantial reward for female American Bully safe return, La Vernia, no questions asked, we really miss her and want her safe and at home. Call 210-999-1132. 
Our beloved Gracie is missing, Dachshund/Lab mix, microchipped, about 30 pounds, black with little white. Call with any information, 830-393-9999 or 419-250-9099.
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*Fair Housing notice. All help wanted advertising in this newspaper is subject to the Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise "any preference limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, or national origin, or an intention, to make any such preference limitation or discrimination." This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for help wanted ads, which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis.
Diesel Mechanics needed at Coastal Plains Trucking to work in the following locations: Stockdale, TX; Charlotte, TX; and Jal, NM (housing provided at this location only). These positions are full-time and offer medical, dental, vision, STD, Life, 401k benefits and bi-weekly pay. Mechanic Responsibilities: Vehicle Maintenance and Repair on Transport and Bobtail Tanker trucks. Qualifications: Must have own tools, Certification in brakes is a plus, Experience preferred working on diesel trucks, Prefer experience working on Kenworth and Peterbilt trucks and PACCAR, Cummins and engines, Experience changing tires and performing all PM work; Detail oriented, organized, takes pride in work and is safety minded. Compensation: Depending on experience – hourly pay with overtime. CDL NOT REQUIRED. To apply log in to www.coastalplainsllc.com to complete an application or contact Human Resources at 830-996-3002.
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Jim Miller  
Floresville, TX  
September 1, 2012 1:26pm
 
Saw the headline this morning too! I don’t know that it is something to brag about just yet! Particularly when they reference “shantytowns” and “RV parks” when discussing the City of Floresville.

This administration has not prepared the City of Floresville for the growth due to Eagle Ford oil boom!

According the “10 Year Master Plan”, that is not a plan but rather recommendations, the City of Floresville will see in excess of 1,300 new residents per year beginning in 2013 and continue to grow at the rate for the next 5 to 7 years.

In 5 years the population of our City could double! What are the plans for the infrastructure to support this growth (streets, water distribution, sewer lines, wastewater treatment, police officers/equipment, firemen/equipment, and zoning?

The City’s “10-Year Master Plan” is simply recommendations provided by a reputable engineering firm. The City does not have a time line for these recommendations; it has no idea what these recommendations, some of which are immediate requirements, will cost; and it does not have the funding sources identified for these recommendations.

The headline in today’s San Antonio Express news is accurate; “Floresville finds itself in perfect position”. This position can easily be lost without planning and preparation. However, our City with leadership that is focused on infrastructure and sustainable development can position itself to be stronger community on the other side of this boom.

Jim Miller
Registered Voters, Business Owner, and
Candidate for City Council, Place #1
www.jimmillerforfloresville.com
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