4-Hers attend District Fashion Show

District 4-H Fashion Show winners for March’s County Fashion Show attended the District Fashion Show in Edinburg Saturday, April 6. Three young ladies and a gentleman modeled their outfits and presented them in front of judges. All four contestants made their outfits to compete in the construction category. Contestants that competed are Junior-Dressy category blue ribbon and 1st place, Allyson […]

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Good Luck at District 4-H Roundup Livestock Judging

Getting about the Right Time to Broadcast Spray Mesquite With temperatures beginning to warm up many individuals start thinking about broadcast spraying Mesquite. Those that want to do this should wait till the soil temperature is 75 degrees and preferably warmer than 80 degrees at the 12 to 18 inch depth. We should be getting close to this level if […]

Roping Saturday, meeting Tuesday

This Saturday, April 20 the Brush Country Youth Rodeo Association will have a benefit team roping at the Atascosa County Show Barn in Pleasanton. There will be great prizes, two Flying J saddles, 16 Legend Buckles and a cash payout. Saddles will be awarded to the hi-point header and heeler of the day. Buckles will go to the 1st place […]

Tommie Schane

Tommie Elizabeth “Nanaw” Schane, 82, a resident of Jourdanton for over twenty years, went to be with the Lord and join her family on Tuesday, April 2, 2013. She was born in Mirando City, Texas on February 27, 1931 to her parents, Herbert “Cy” and Carrie Peters. She was a graduate of Freer High School class of 1948. She was […]

Marsha Brooks

Marsha Allison Young Brooks died suddenly last Tuesday, April 8, in Battle Creek, Michigan. She was born to the late Graves and Margaret Young of Poteet on June 3, 1964 and was the baby sister of Amy LaMore of Pleasanton and Gary Young of Tampa, Florida. Marsha is also survived by her son, Casey Knofler and wife Katie of Petaluma, […]

Frances Turner

Frances Jean Gibson Turner died Saturday, April 13, 2013 in Kyle, Texas, after a brief battle with cancer. Jeannie as everyone called her was born August 3, 1942 in Pleasanton. She was a graduate of Pleasanton High School Class of 1960 and Draughons Business College. She and Charles Turner were married in January of 1966, and were long time residents […]


Our Lord and Savior has called His precious child, Willie Mae Wiley Mayes Burrer, to her eternal mansion in Glory, on Saturday, April 6, 2013, and reunited her with her loved ones that went Home before her. She is now rejoicing in the presence of The Lord and living in God’s promise of peace in a new life. Willie Mae […]

Lanona Jackson

Lanona Jackson, age 70, of San Antonio, passed away peacefully in her home with her family by her side on Tuesday, April 9, 2013. She is preceded in death by her parents, Sam Houston and Myrtle Augusta (Heritage) Kennedy, brothers, Sam and Forrest Kennedy. She is survived by her husband Dale Lamar Jackson; son, Dale Lamar Jackson II and wife […]

Dennis Jaksik

Dennis Lee Jaksik, age 60, of Pleasanton, passed away at his residence, Thursday, April 11, 2013. Mr. Jaksik was born March 1, 1953. He is survived by wife, Sally Jaksik of Pleasanton; mother, Velma Jaksik of Loire; son, Stuart Jaksik and wife Lindsay of Pleasanton, and daughter, Shiela McLaughlin and husband Ryan of Austin. Dennis is also survived by brother, […]

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