Two Sides To Every Story

Poteet Police Department received a call Thursday, September 27 that a 14-yearold girl had been beaten by football players near the practice field. Poteet Police Sgt., Luis Gutierrez, who is also the Poteet ISD School Resource Officer (SRO), responded to the call and spoke with Jazmine Delgado, 14, a Poteet Middle School student, and her mother, Joy Delgado, about the […]


Festival at St. Luke’s happens Sunday

Members of St. Luke’s Catholic Church at Loire have planned their 7th annual Fall Festival for Sunday, October 7, 2012. They ask you to please feel welcomed to join them for their Sunday morning Mass at 10:30 a. m. They will be serving up plates of their famously tender barbecued brisket and sausage, with pinto beans, country potatoes, coleslaw with […]

Where there’s smoke

On Sunday morning, September 30, 2012 Pleasanton Police were dispatched to Pleasanton High School for a report of a fire alarm going off inside the building. Pleasanton Independent School District, Chief of Police Charles P. Salsedo and City of Pleasanton Fire Marshal and Arson Investigator, Scott Garris, who are heading up this investigation, told the Pleasanton Express that they are […]

Register Now!

The General Election is just about a month away and if you want to vote, you must be registered. You have until October 9 to do so. If you are unsure if you are among those able to vote, you can check online at team1.sos.state. SearchSelectionVoter.jsp. If you aren’t registered, be sure to fill out the online application or […]


Pleasanton High School Arson Attempt

Atascosa County Crime Stoppers and the Pleasanton ISD Police Department along with the City of Pleasanton Fire Marshal’s Office are hoping that a FIVE THOUSANDDOLLAR cash reward being offered for one week only will help solve a report of arson that occurred in the 900 block of Eagle Pride Drive in the city of Pleasanton. On Sunday, September 30, 2012 […]

County Fair Saturday and Sunday

Bakers, canners, photographers, artists and animal lovers will enjoy entering and seeing others’ exhibits at the Atascosa County Fair this weekend. The fair includes a Junior Prospect Show, where youth will preview their 4H and FFA animals in preparation for the annual stock show in January. It also includes a Bake Show, Art Show, Photography Show and Crafts Show, three […]

McCoy WSC awards bids for construction

At its regular board meeting on September 26, the McCoy Water Supply Corporation Board unanimously approved staff’s recommendation to award bids for construction, in the amount of $4,905,746.00. The funds are part of a USDA-RD loan/grant process that began in 2011. Funds were awarded for plant upgrades and water line extensions. As part of the upgrades, filtering systems will be […]

Need a ride to vote?

If any registered voter in the Atascosa County area needs a ride to the polls they are in luck. Please call Mike Pascarella at 210-882-0987 and a ride will be arranged. Pascarella is the president of the Tea Party Patriots of Atascosa County. For more information, visit

Play Cowboy Crazy Cash!

Cowboy Homecoming, is only a few weeks away so it must be time for the popular Cowboy Crazy Cash contest to reappear at local businesses. Contestants can win big – a $500 gift certificate redeemable at the participating merchants. There will also be a winner from each merchant as well – taking home a $25 gift certificate or items of […]