Regulations, land availability top concerns for farmers



(Jourdanton) – Young farmers and ranchers across America are concerned that land availability and excessive government regulation will hinder their ability to successfully continue in agriculture. These were the top concerns of young farmers and ranchers surveyed during the American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) Young Farmer & Rancher Leadership Conference in February. “For many young farmers and ranchers, agriculture is […]

Hi Mom?



When I was first approached about doing a blog, I thought “This will be kinda cool, but I don’t know who would read it…. I’m sure I can get my mom, my sister and a few friends to take a look-see.” But then I thought about it….Not so much, my mom. She’s online, yes, she’s a hip and cool, single, […]

Jourdanton Jr. High Tennis competes against Poteet



The Jourdanton Jr. High Tennis team competed against Poteet on Monday April 19th. Jourdanton was very successful winning every match against the Aggies. Here is a look at the results: 8th Grade Girls Singles: Marisol Criado won 6-0, Mackenzie Shelton won 6-0. 8th Grade Boys Singles: Aaron Jupe won 6-1. 8th Grade Girls Doubles: Marisol Criado and Joanna Velazquez won […]

The Curse of the Cover



Eddie George – 2001 Daunte Culpepper – 2002 Marshall Faulk – 2003 Michael Vick – 2004 Rey Lewis – 2005 Donovan McNabb – 2006 Shaun Alexander – 2007 Vince Young – 2008 Brett Farve – 2009 Larry Fitzgerald  – 2010 Drew Brees – 2011 Peyton Hillis – 2012 I am going to start my NFL news blog about the "Madden […]

UMARMY returning to Poteet



The Poteet Ministerial Alliance is sponsoring the UMARMY returning to Poteet this summer from June 10-June 16. The team is bringing 70 high school age students with adult volunteers to come and spend a week working on homes to provide top-notch home repairs and improve the quality of life for the needy in our community. These volunteers are committed to […]

Pathfinders take first place



Poteet Trail Blazers Fund- Raiser On Saturday, March 31 there will be a Bargain Market at La Bodega, 4th Street and Avenue F. in Poteet. There will be food, arts and crafts and flea market vendors. Spaces are available. Call 742-8171. All proceeds from booth rentals will be donated to the Poteet Trail Blazers, a committee of the Poteet Community […]

Holmes leads strong offensive effort in second spring scrimmage



SAN ANTONIO — Sophomore receiver Earon Holmes caught five passes for 127 yards and a pair of touchdowns to lead a strong offensive effort in the second spring scrimmage for the UTSA football team on Saturday morning at Dub Farris Stadium. The 6-foot-4 San Antonio Brackenridge High product led an air attack that tallied 373 yards and three scores. Meanwhile, […]

UTSA Football Fiesta Spring Game to be held April 15 at Alamodome



SAN ANTONIO — The second annual UTSA Football Fiesta Spring Game presented by Health Texas will be played at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 15, at the Alamodome.   The game concludes the spring season, which consists of 14 workouts that began on March 20. The offense and defense will compete against each other in a pre-determined number of plays […]

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