A Berry Fun Weekend

While South Texas is in the throes of spring with wildflowers in prime color, it is also strawberry time in Poteet. These strawberries, known for some of the sweetest in the state, will be plentiful at the 67th Strawberry Festival this weekend, April 4-6. Over 100,000 folks will come through the rural town for the three-day festival to celebrate the […]


Couple arrested on burglary charges

Yesterday, Jourdanton Police Officers completed the investigation of numerous alleged burglaries of rental storage units along Highway 16, that have occurred over several months. Derrick Goins and his girlfriend Brittany Guzman were arrested and charged with Burglary of a Building, and Possession of Stolen Property. Bond for each was set at $25,000. Numerous additional charges are pending. Sgt. Investigator Wade […]

More property recovered in Pleasanton storage facilities burglaries

Our agency has made recent arrests and recovered more property that appears to be stolen from storage units. If you have had your storage unit burglarized in the last two months please contact our investigators. We are primarily looking at anything from the Affordable Storage on W. Oaklawn or the Downtown Storage on W. Goodwin. There is a process to […]

Strawberry Fest winners and contests are set

Strawberry Festival Tickets With over two hundred likes the winner of the “Berry Picks” Facebook photo contest is Jimmy Martinez. He submitted a gorgeous pic of Bailey Rae Martinez enjoying some delicious Poteet strawberries. You can see the winning photo pictured above. Jimmy has won a pair of Poteet Strawberry Festival tickets. Thank you to the Strawberry Festival Association for […]


Stolen Oil Pad ATV

The Atascosa County Sheriff’s Department along with Crime Stoppers is hoping that a FIVE THOUSAND DOLLAR cash reward being offered for one week only will help solve a report of a theft located at the Atascosa/McMullen County line. On March 19, 2014 at about 9:00 a.m. sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the 16000 block of SH 97 near the Atascosa/McMullen […]


Last week for brush/ bulky pick-up

The city-wide clean up for Pleasanton is winding down with the last week for brush and bulky trash pick-up. From now until April 4, properties west of Bryant Street and north of Oaklawn Street will be included in the clean up effort. The City of Pleasanton appreciates the cooperation of residents and businesses in keeping Pleasanton beautiful.

Comptroller’s Office offers vital resource for business owners

(AUSTIN) — During the month of April, the Comptroller’s office will conduct 18 free taxpayer seminars across the state. At these seminars, taxpayers can learn how to properly fill out tax forms, and file and pay taxes electronically. Information about e-services will also be available to help taxpayers manage their accounts online. Comptroller representatives will be on hand to answer […]


March 21 – March 28, 2014

Accident on West Oaklawn Dr.(9), Bensdale St. (2), MainSt., Pulliam St., Hwy 281, East Hwy 97 and Commerce St.Accident involving pedestrian on Third St.Assault on Jackson St. and Veteran’s Memorial Rd.Assault by Contact on West Oaklawn Dr.Burglary of a Building on West Oaklawn Dr. (2), Trade St.and West Goodwin St.Burglary of a Habitation on East Goodwin St.Criminal Mischief on Second […]