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Alvin J. Wick

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By Darrell Vyvjala

Funeral services for Mr. Alvin J. Wick, age 86, of Weimar will be held Friday, Jan. 11, 2019 at 10 a.m. from St. Michael Catholic Church in Weimar.

Visitation will begin to the public after 5 p.m. Thursday with the Parish Rosary to be recited at 7 p.m. from the Schwenke-Baumgarten Funeral Home in Schulenburg.

Interment will be in the St. Michael Catholic Cemetery, Weimar.

The family requests donations be made to:

St. Michael Catholic Church or School, Weimar;

Weimar American Legion;

or a charity of one’s choice.

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Source:: Schulenburg Sticker

      

Helen Frances Balcar

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By Darrell Vyvjala

Funeral services for Ms. Helen Frances Balcar, age 78, of Schulenburg will be held Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019 at 1 p.m. from the St. Rose Catholic Church in Schulenburg.

Visitation will begin to the public after 5 p.m. Friday with the Parish Rosary to be recited at 7 p.m. from the Schwenke-Baumgarten Funeral Home in Schulenburg.

Interment will be in the Queen of the Holy Rosary Catholic Cemetery in Hostyn.

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Source:: Schulenburg Sticker

      

Governor Abbott Appoints Three To Governing Board Of The Texas Indigent Defense Commission

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By lauren.mccanse@gov.texas.gov Governor Greg Abbott yesterday reappointed Richard Evans and Missy Medary and appointed Chris Hill to the Governing Board of the Texas Indigent Defense Commission for terms set to expire on February 1, 2020. Governor Greg Abbott yesterday reappointed Richard Evans and Missy Medary and appointed Chris Hill to the Governing Board of the Texas Indigent Defense Commission for terms set to expire on February 1, 2020. The commission provides financial and technical support to counties to develop and maintain quality, cost-effective indigent defense systems.

Richard Evans of Bandera is the County Judge of Bandera County. He is former chair and current member of the Committee of Six and of the Alamo Area Council of Governments, and is an Eagle Scout. Evans received a Bachelor of Business Administration from Southwest Texas State University.

Missy Medary of Corpus Christi is the presiding judge of the Fifth Administrative Judicial Region and judge of the 347th District Court. She is a former board member of the Corpus Christi Bar Association Board of Directors and a lifetime member of the Texas Bar Foundation. Medary received a Bachelor of Arts from University of Missouri-Columbia and a Juris Doctor degree from California Western School of Law.

Chris Hill of McKinney is the County Judge of Collin County. He is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Internal Auditor, Chartered Global Management Accountant, and Certified Fraud Examiner. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, and the Institute of Internal Auditors. He currently serves on the board of directors for Minuteman Disaster Response, and has previously served on the board of The Samaritan Inn and Hope Women’s Center. Hill received a Bachelor of Science in political science from Texas A&M University-Commerce, a Master of Science in accounting from The University of Texas at Dallas, a Master of Business Administration from Webster University, and a Master of Pastoral Leadership from Columbia Biblical Seminary.

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Source:: Office of the Governor

      

Governor Abbott Appoints Cain And Chody To Advisory Committee To The Texas Board Of Criminal Justice On Offenders With Medical Or Mental Impairments

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By lauren.mccanse@gov.texas.gov Governor Greg Abbott yesterday appointed Allan Cain and Robert Chody to the Advisory Committee to the Texas Board of Criminal Justice on Offenders with Medical or Mental Impairments for terms set to expire on February 1, 2023.Governor Greg Abbott yesterday appointed Allan Cain and Robert Chody to the Advisory Committee to the Texas Board of Criminal Justice on Offenders with Medical or Mental Impairments for terms set to expire on February 1, 2023. The committee advises the board and the director of the Texas Correctional Office on Offenders with Medical or Mental Impairments on matters related to offenders with medical or mental impairments and perform other duties imposed by the board.

Allan Cain of Carthage is the owner of Carthage Self Storage and Commercial Leasing. He is a former law enforcement officer and appointee to the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement and Texas Commission on Jail Standards. As a volunteer, he serves as an Ambassador for the Panola Chamber of Commerce and is a member of the Lions Club of Panola County. Cain was honorably discharged from the United States Marine Corps and received a Bachelor of Science in criminal justice from Sam Houston State University.

Robert Chody of Austin is the Sheriff of Williamson County, and has over twenty years of law enforcement experience. He is a former board member of the 100 Club of Central Texas and the Williamson County Brown Santa. He was honorably discharged from the United State Army and is a graduate of the Federal Bureau of Investigations National Academy. Chody received an Associate’s degree in theology form Andersonville Theological Seminary, an Associate of Arts from Liberty University, and a Bachelor of Arts in criminal justice from the American Military University. Additionally, he is a graduate of the Bill Blackwood Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas from Sam Houston State University.

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Source:: Office of the Governor

      

Governor Abbott Appoints Garza To Texas Commission On Fire Protection

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By lauren.mccanse@gov.texas.gov Governor Greg Abbott yesterday appointed Arminda Garza to the Texas Commission on Fire Protection for a term set to expire on February 1, 2019. Governor Greg Abbott yesterday appointed Arminda Garza to the Texas Commission on Fire Protection for a term set to expire on February 1, 2019. The commission develops and enforces statewide fire service standards and provides education and assistance to the industry.

Arminda Garza of Mission is tax preparer for A&A Electronic Tax Services and guest speaker at The University of Texas of the Rio Grande Valley. She is a member of the National Federation of Independent Business Owners, Hispanic Women’s Network of Texas, and the Latin American Immigration Association. Her volunteer work includes Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) and Locks of Love. Garza received a nursing degree from Escuela y Enfermieria Jose Jose Y Cadena in Tamps, Mexico.

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Source:: Office of the Governor

      

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