Notice of Availability of Electronic Communications

Under a new law, chief appraisers of county appraisal districts, appraisal districts, and appraisal review boards may communicate electronically through email or other methods with property owners or their designated representatives. Written agreements are required for notices and other documents to be delivered electronically in place of mailing. How does it work? Certain guidelines must be followed for this local […]

Play Online Photo Scavenger Hunt next week to win

The Pleasanton Express Second Online Photo Scavenger Hunt begins February 6th. We’re calling this the “I love the 80s” hunt. We’re gathering photos from the 1980s that ran in the Pleasanton Express. We are creating clues and questioning our whole county’s fashion sense while doing so. Wanna play? It’s easy. We will post 25 photos a week to a Facebook […]

Japan Broadcasting Corporation comes to Pleasanton

Yuko Chiba, Producer with NHK Japan Broadcasting Corp., Washington Bureau, contacted me last Wednesday. She asked on behalf of herself, correspondent, Hiroto Fuseya and cameraman, Tempei Iwakiri, for an opportunity to come down to produce a documentary about Pleasanton. They were keenly interested in this community since they became aware that we were in the “middle of an historic growth […]


Planning Underway To Establish Child Advocacy Center

“It is a very important venture that will make a huge difference in people’s lives,” said District Attorney for the 81st Judicial District Rene Pena, on the need for a Child Advocacy Center in the region. “It really needs to be a team effort. It is time for us to step up.” Pena shared these words at a meeting held […]


PVFD fundraiser!

What a busy year we had last year with calls. The Pleasanton Volunteer Fire Department will have a “Fill the Boot” fundraiser on Saturday, Feb. 9, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. downtown in front of city hall. The funds will help support the Pleasanton V.F.D. We thank you for your support.

All-State Eagle Band

Four members of the Pleasanton Eagle Band were chosen to perform in the Association of Texas Small School Band All-State Band in San Antonio, on Saturday, Feb. 16, at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center as part of the 2013 Texas Music Educators Association Clinic/Conven- tion. Ryan Moos, euphonium; Cassandra Ortiz, French horn; Colleen Solis, contra-alto clarinet; and Lillian Unger, […]

Time for FBC Poteet Cook-Off

It’s time for the 3rd Annual Chili, Cornbread or Pie Cook- Off at First Baptist Church in Poteet. This contest is open to everyone in Atascosa County and will take place at FBC on Saturday, Feb. 9. Many of you think you can make the best chili, cornbread or pie. Come join this contest and we will see who really […]

Free clothing

The Atascosa First Seventhday Adventist Church Community Service Building will be giving out free clothes to the Atascosa County community. Anyone needing a helping hand can come by Monday February 4, from 5:30 – 7 p.m. There will be clothes in all sizes distributed. The Atascosa First Seventh Day Adventist Church is lcoated at 1089 Hooge Lane in Poteet.