Coronado arrested on warrants

Arrested on Monday, July 28 was Charlie Coronado following a brief stand-off with the Pleasanton Police Department. Coronado had several felony warrants against him and was located outside of a dwelling at the 800 block of Market Street. He allegedly evaded the police. Officers surrounded the residence and Coronado was taken into custody without further problems. Aggravated Robbery and Aggravated […]

Suspect arrested

The Atascosa County Sheriff’s Office has made an arrest in the February 5 burglary of a residence on Parsons Road east of Pleasanton. Sergeant Kevin Draughn investigated the burglary where around $10,000 in household items were stolen. Sergeant Draughn was able to find and collect fingerprints at the crime scene. Sergeant Investigator Joseph Manguso was assigned the case and was […]

Richest rodeo in Texas should draw top contenders in Aug.

With $15,000 added, the Pleasanton Young Farmers’ Cowboy of the Year Open Rodeo should bring some great talent to compete Friday and Saturday, August 15-16. Competitive events are: Ranch Bronc Riding ($75 entry fee)- includes $2,000 added money plus a saddle; Team Roping ($100 per man entry fee) – includes $4,000 added money plus buckles; Calf Roping ($75 entry fee)- […]

Comptroller releases sales tax figures; tax free holiday announced

(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Susan Combs said today that state sales tax revenue in June was $2.24 billion, up 3.7 percent compared to June 2013. “Sales tax revenues continue to grow at a moderate pace,” Combs said. “The increase was led by remittances from the wholesale trade, services, and restaurant sectors. Fiscal year-todate collections have now grown by 5.2 percent.” […]


IBCA Cook-Off

Cowboy Homecoming Queen Deadline If you are interested in being the 49th Cowboy Homecoming Queen the deadline to sign up is Thursday, July 31st. Applicants must pick up an application and return by the special meeting at 7 p.m. on the 31st at the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce log cabin. Pleasanton high school juniors and seniors who maintain at least […]


Theft Of Shed Items

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 burglary located on County Road 343, located 7 miles east of FM 140. On July 20, 2014 at about 12:30 p.m. sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the Whitetail Ranch on […]



July 22 – July 28, 2014

Accident Main (2), Oaklawn (6), Second St.Accident, Minor Main, Oaklawn (3)Aggravated Robbery CrockettAssault ReedAssault, Aggravated CrockettAssault by Threat CrockettCriminal Mischief Veteran’s Memorial Rd.Oaklawn, Bowen, MarketDisturbance Texas St., Mansfield, SanchezDriving While Intoxicated MansfieldIntoxicated Person BensdaleMissing Person GoodwinPublic Intoxication Second St.Reckless Driver High Meadow, Jamestown, TradeShots Fired Main, SixthTheft Oaklawn (3), Main St., Chapman, Second St., Johnson,Georgia Ann, Veteran’s Memorial, Mark St. […]