KEEPING COOL



Ice cream social



First Presbyterian Church in Pleasanton will hold an ice cream social on Sunday, Aug. 3, at 6:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall behind the church. There will also be hot dogs and chips. All of the community is invited to attend and enjoy fun, fellowship and food. Those with questions can call 830-281-2022.

Hosanna Team visits Haiti



The mission team from the churches of Hosanna Leming and Hosanna Poteet returned to the U.S. from Haiti this past week. Joined with the Hosanna Team were teams from New York and Canada. Together they were able to build a kitchen for a church that provided school classes for local children. The team also interacted with children at an orphanage […]

Estrada Memorial March



The family of the late Rick Estrada invites the community to a Memorial March this Saturday, July 26, at the Atascosa River Park in Pleasanton. The event will begin at 3 p.m. Estrada passed away on January 6 and his birthday is July 26. Come and show your support as the family celebrates his birthday.

Chief Master Sergeant Guerrero



CMSgt Dennis J. Guerrero is the Chief Enlisted Manager, 433 Civil Engineer Squadron, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas. The son of David and Tonia Guerrero of Pleasanton, Dennis was promoted to Chief Master Sergeant on June 1, 2014. His variety of similar jobs and functional areas were general managerial and supervisory abilities. He also provided construction and overall management oversight […]

Still time to enter Juried Art Show



The Art On Main Gallery is still seeking submissions for the 2nd Annual “Innovate, Invoke, Inspire!”, a Pleasanton Juried Art Show, which will take place from Aug. 16– Aug. 29, at the Longhorn Museum in Pleasanton. Applicants are required to send digital images and sizes of the works they want to exhibit. The application deadline is Friday, July 26, by […]

CZECH DAY AT ST. MATTHEW’S CATHOLIC CHURCH



Hands-on history lessons shared at Yesteryear Festival

Cub Scouts volunteer

The Cub Scouts Pack 194 of Pleasanton, volunteered at the Yesteryear Festival held at the Longhorn Museum on Saturday, July 19. Pack 194 has participated in this annual event since 2008. The Cub Scouts helped out by serving refreshments to the museum volunteers and helping out where needed. Scouting was founded on the premise of doing a Good Turn daily […]

Railroad Commission continues plugging orphaned wells and site remediation




“By plugging these wells, we are protecting Texas’ precious natural resources,” Commissioner David Porter said. In Fiscal Year 2014, the Railroad Commission of Texas has plugged 428 orphaned wells and performed 117 site remediation and cleanup activities, which included plugging five offshore orphaned wells. “Under the leadership of ourCommissioners, five offshore orphaned wells were made priority and plugged because they […]