Atascosa County Judge Bob Hurley gives update

“My new job as your County Judge is very exciting,” said Atascosa County Judge Bob Hurley, continuing, “Out of the first eight weeks of office I have been in training for two weeks. I have already had courtroom training but plan to go to advanced training for Probate Court in May. I am taking over County Probate Court now, and […]

On the Edge of Common Sense

Fetal Eye View

“Say, anybody got a light? It sure is dark in here and tighter’n the skin on Polish sausage.For nine long months I’ve trustedMom and now she’s pulled the plug!A pure and simple case ofdouble crossage! I’m not sure what I really am oreven what I’m for?To eat? Or do they plan to milluk us?I’ve checked myself the best Icould…a bull calf’s […]

FLASHBACK: Charlotte High School to get new $200,000 building

60 Years ago- Greater civic pride hath no alderman than he who would risk his neck for his city. Ald. Ray E. Chatelain climbed to the top of the city water tower yesterday morning after volunteering to inspect the tank interior. As a result of his inspection, the city will spend $485 to have the tank cleaned of silt and […]


Featured SpeakerMayor Clint Powell“State of Our City” Thursday, March 5, 2015 $10 • 6 p.m. – Reception & Dinner • 7 p.m. Program & Awards Pleasanton Civic Center • 115 Main Street THE PLEASANTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE began in 1951 and then joined with the North Pleasanton organization and was chartered on August 4, 1952. Since its founding, this organization […]

2013 winners awarded at 2014 Chamber banquet

CHAMBER PRESIDENTS 1952 Charles Dobbins 1953 Fred Yerkes 1954 Earl Collamore 1955 Jess T. Mills Jr. 1956 Robert Ault 1957 Sammy Shearrer 1958- 59 Elo Haverlah 1960 Charles Hurley 1961 Max Cornelius 1962 Robert Jinnette 1963 William S. Dean 1964 J. Henry Perry 1965 Everett Degenhardt 1966- 68 Ben Parker 1969 Marvin Kolinek 1970 E. W. Wehman Jr. 1971 Sammy […]


Lions Club Man of the Year 1952 Joye Troell 1953 Charles Hurley 1954 Elo Haverlah & Charlie H. Troell 1955 Wally Daetwyler 1956 John D. Austin 1957 Jimmy Whittler 1958 Ben Parker 1959 Fred Richmond Jr. 1960 Doug Williamson 1961 H. R. Wynn 1962 Richard Wehman 1963 R. A. Royal 1964 E. H. Eddy 1965 Clydell Haverlah 1966 Travis Hall […]

Meet the Poteet Strawberry Festival Queen and King Candidates

Tyler Crisp is the son of Christina Crisp and Thomas Cox. This high school sophomore is 16-years-old. He is a member of the National Honor Society, a member of the high school band, Powerlifting team and serves as class treasurer. Tyler attends First Baptist Church in Poteet and is involved in the church youth group and volunteers during the Fall […]

Pleasanton JROTC advances to National Championship

Unlike last year where Army funding constraints made it necessary to modify Level III competition to an online format, this year, the Pleasanton team will compete in the JROTC Academic and Leadership Bowl (JLAB) National Championships. They will join 39 others in Washington, D.C. During the initial two rounds of competitive online testing that began last September, the Pleasanton JROTC […]

JHS Debate team headed to state meet

Jourdanton High School has qualified four students for the 2014-15 UIL State Cross-Examination Debate Meet to be held March 16-21, at the University of Texas at Austin. Qualifiers include: Adriana Garcia and Alondra Garcia who won District and Baker Livingston and Matt Heritage, who finished second. Congratulations to both of these teams and to their coach, Mrs. Nixon. The students […]

Blood drive at St. Andrew

St. Andrew Catholic Church Knights of Columbus will host a Blood Drive this coming Sunday, March 8, from 9 a.m. until 1:15 p.m. Stop by and donate at St. Andrew’s Catholic Church Parish Hall in Pleasanton. Donors must present identification. Anyone who is 16 years old weighing 120 pounds (with parental consent form), or at least 17 years old weighing […]

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