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Tue
15
Jul

City looks for new librarian

 

Once again, the City of Cuero will begin the search for a new librarian.
 
Albert Chambers, who was hired in May, is no longer employed by the city.
 
“We wish him well in his future endeavors and we hope to fill the position in the very near future,” said city manager Raymie Zella.
 
Chamber’s predecessor, Barbara Jacob, who retired in February, was employed by the city for 22 years.
 
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Tue
15
Jul

Hawes promoted to finance director

 

Connie Hawes has been promoted by the City of Cuero to the position of finance director. Hawes has been with the city since March 2010. Hawes was the account manager for the city before the promotion.
 
The position of assistant city manager and finance director was held by John Washburn until May 9. He was with the city since 2009.
 
City secretary Jennifer Zefult said the city has not yet made a decision whether they will name an assistant city manager.

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Tue
15
Jul

McMahan is recipient of Rotary Vocational Award

Cuero Rotary Club presents an annual award to a local person that demonstrates support of the community through his chosen vocation. Rotary Club past president Brent Dreier, right, is shown present the Rotary Vocational Award to Jeff McMahan of McMahan Welding. Contributed photo.

Tue
15
Jul

Sen. Ted Cruz rallies fans at Yoakum event

 

Tue
15
Jul

MVFD uses grant to purchase brush truck

 

Meyersville Volunteer Fire Department was recently awarded a brush truck through the Rural VFD assistance program of the Texas A&M Forest Service. The Texas A&M Forest Service reimbursed 90 percent of the cost while Meyersville was responsible for 10 percent of the cost associated with the new truck. 
 
Jared Karns, regional fire coordinator for Texas A&M Forest Service, presented a check for $96,260.40 to the Meyersville VFD on July 3.
 
Bruce “Moon” Gohmert, Meyersville VFD president and fire chief, said the department currently has approximately 20-25 active firemen and 85 members. The department also has two brush trucks. He credits to Texas A&M Forest Service for providing the means to purchase the new truck for the department.
 
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Tue
15
Jul

Construction continues on apartment complex

Construction on the Bailey Square apartment complex commenced in March. Bailey Square is a 56-unit mixed-income apartment complex at 1501 N. Vallely St. The community includes 16 1-bedroom, 32 2-bedroom and eight 3-bedroom apartments, all with high level finishes and a full appliance package. Additionally, a club will include a community room, business center, kid’s activity room, laundry and leasing offices. Outdoor amenities will include a children’s play area and picnic areas. Opening is projected for early 2015. Leasing info can be requested at leasing.baileysquare.dmacompanies.com. Cuero Record photo.

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Tue
15
Jul

Afflerbach notes increase of trash following holiday

What spans 50 yards wide and 150 yards deep? 

Tue
15
Jul

DeForest receives Star Award

 

Tue
15
Jul

Disposal site talk reaches hearing stage in Austin

 

Two issues facing DeWitt County residents will be battled in Austin according to discussions at Monday’s commissioner’s court meeting.
 
Texas Railroad Commission will hold hearings Monday and Tuesday concerning an application for a solid waste disposal site on Hohn Road near Nordheim. Peyote Systems, LLP filed the application for the disposal site.
 
Along with citizens in the Nordheim area, commissioners court has formally opposed approval of that application.
 
County Judge Daryl Fowler said there is a possibility the hearings may get postponed next week but a representative of this county has to be there to testify in case the hearings are not postponed.
 
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Tue
15
Jul

Promise pumps playground project up

 

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