Zenaida “Sandy” G. Garcia, resident of Eldorado, Texas, entered eternal rest Friday, March 28, 2014, at 9:15 A.M. at San Angelo Community Medical Center in San Angelo, at the age of 57 years, 2 months, 4 days. Sandy was born January 24, 1957, in Poteet, Texas, the daughter of Julian C. Gonzalez and Eva M. Rodriguez Gonzalez. She married Teodoro […]


Juan Cervantes Mejia, Jr. of Pleasanton passed away peacefully with family by his side on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at the age of 84. He was born in Atascosa County on March 26, 1930 to Juan and Isabel (Cervantes) Mejia. Juan was a very lively man, who loved life and enjoyed dancing and being with his friends and family. He […]


Marc Steven Trapp, 39, left us on March 27, 2014 with his family by his side at Emory University Hospital. Marc was born July 14, 1974 in Decatur, Georgia to Helen and Gary Trapp. He graduated from Central Gwinnett High School in 1992. Marc was very active in the local 4-H, won the state competition and went on to the […]

Private water well screening set for April 23 in Jourdanton

The Texas Well Owner Network is hosting water well screenings from 8:30-10 a.m. April 23 at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service offices for Atascosa and Frio counties in order to give area residents the opportunity to have their well water tested. The AgriLife Extension office for Atascosa County is at 1003 Oak St. in Jourdanton. The AgriLife Extension Frio […]

Backyard Gardening series on April 15

The Backyard Gardening series program “What is Drip Irrigation?” will be presented from 6:30-8:30 p.m. April 15 at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office for Bexar County. The office location is Suite 208 of the Conroy Square business complex, 3355 Cherry Ridge Drive in San Antonio. A program on drip irrigation will be held from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the […]

Berry Fun Instagram Contest

Strawberry Festival Instagram Contest starts Thursday

As you attend the dances, concerts and enjoy the carnival, we want you to share your photos from any Poteet Strawberry Festival event you attend this year on Instagram. We will be holding a Poteet Strawberry Festival Instagram contest. It is open to all who attend the 2014 Poteet Strawberry Festival. Capture the family, friends, food, festivities, anything to show […]

Pleasanton Express Moving Deadlines for Display and Classified Advertising

Due to changes in the Pleasanton Express’ newspaper printing schedule, we will be moving display and classified ad deadlines for the first time in 40 years. The Pleasanton Express values our advertisers. We  will strive to make this change as stress-free as possible. We will keep you informed every step of the way as we move successfully together to a […]

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