Webelos Scouts learn how to save lives

Paramedics Raynez Day and Ryan Reid, both with Quality Ambulance Service, hosted a first aid training class for the Webelos Scouts from Cub Scouts Pack 194, Pleasanton. The event was held on Sunday, March 18, at the Pleasanton First United Methodist Church. The first aid training is part of the Webelos Scouts earning their Readyman badge, a requirement for the […]

Benefit for Chapa

A fundraiser is planned for Sunday, April 1, for Luis Chapa. Carne guisada plates with rice and beans will be sold for $6 each, at the Dalton’s parking lot in Pleasanton. Serving will begin at 11 a.m. All proceeds will go toward medical expenses for Luis Chapa. Last year he was diagnosed with gastric cancer.

Longhorn Museum Cow Tales

The next meeting of the Longhorn Museum Society will be Tuesday, April 3, at 7 p.m. at the Longhorn Museum. We invite all Atascosa County residents to join us for this meeting. We think you will be very interested in our program. Our speaker for the Tuesday, April 3 meeting will be Mr. David Burell, a resident of Bandera, one […]


Pacheco honored

Donnie R. Pacheco was presented with a certificate of commendation at a ceremony on Feb. 29, at the Michael T. Shelby Conference Center in Houston. He and other agents were recognized for their dedication and tireless work, which helped to see justice prevail in a seven-year investigation. The defendant was a Mexican national living illegally in the U.S. while running […]

Conservative BCTP plans mixed agenda

The Brush Country Tea Party, which is devoted to the conservation and promotion of conservative government under the Constitution of the United States, will meet on April 2 (first Monday of the month) to address the following : 1. Amendment of the BCTP Bylaws, 2. Set goals for the remainder of 2012, 3. Form various task forces which will require […]

Pound Pets

It’s puppy season! The Jourdanton pound has these adorable puppies, you’ve just got to go take a look. There is also a little male Chihuahua puppy that is adorable and is available at the Pleasanton pound! The pups pictured in last week’s column are still available, too! Be sure to call the numbers below to see the dogs and puppies […]

Easter season services, church events

St. Andrew Catholic Church Crosswalk The St. Andrew Guadalupanas Society of Pleasanton will hold their annual Crosswalk on Good Friday, April 6. The Stations of the Cross will start at 11 a.m. at the church grounds, due to the construction at the Atascosa River Park. The covered dish luncheon will be afterward in the stage part of the church hall. […]

Clothing distribution

The Atascosa First Seventh-day Adventist Church Community Service Building will be open from 5:30 – 7 p.m. on April 1, on Monday. They will be giving free clothes to the Community needing a helping hand. Everyone is welcome to come. There is no obligation. They are here to help one another. Those with questions are asked to call the church […]

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