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    I'm #1!

    I don't normally talk about how my applications are going, because I often have several going at one time and so far at least, they haven't ever ended well.

    But today I got a letter that I just can't help sharing with everyone.

    The following are your scores and rank:

    Written exam (results from PST.com)(weighted 40&#37....85.95%
    Oral board interview (weighted 60%).......................... 90%
    Final combined (Written/Interview) Score.....................97 (includes 10% Veterans Preference)
    Deputy Sheriff Eligibility List Rank.......................... ......1


    I still have to pass the background, poly, pysch, and medical, so it's nowhere near a sure-thing. But I've never been told that I'm #1 on anyone's eligibility list before, so it's pretty cool to get this letter.
    "I'm not a coward,
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    Congrats Jack!!
    500 fights, that's the number I figured when I was a kid. 500 street fights and you could consider yourself a legitimate tough guy. You need them for experience. To develop leather skin. So I got started. Of course along the way you stop thinking about being tough and all that. It stops being the point. You get past the silliness of it all. But then, after, you realize that's what you are.


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    NICE!!!!!!!

    Congrats, wish you the best of luck on what ever road like takes you down!
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    Congratulations.

    Good job!
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    Very nice. Good luck!

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    Congrat's, Hope everything works out for you.

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    Great!! Congratulations.

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    You don’t know Jack.

















    Yes sir I do and he’s #1.

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    How Great , Congratulations ..

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    Well done, Number One! It wasn't out of TWO though was it?
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    Congratulations! I hope everything works out for you. Way to go!
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    nice job
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    Fuck yeah dude!! I knew it would happen for you!!!!!

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    Congratulations, I hope it continues to go well!




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    Nice job, dude!

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    Way to go!!
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    Congrats man, keep it up!!!!
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