Salvation Army Sales

The Salvation Army Family Store in Pleasanton is holding several sales this week. On Thursday and Friday, clothes and shoes will be 99 cents. Bric-a-brac will be half-off. On Saturday, there will be the 49 cent sale. The store’s normal hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and 10 a.m. -2 p.m. on Saturday. […]

Crisis Center closes on new facility

On Monday morning, Aug. 31, the Atascosa Family Crisis Center closed on the new shelter, which will finally make the center a residential shelter. Executive Director Donna Fisher completed the paperwork at Reliable Title Company in Pleasanton. Formed in 1992, the Atascosa Family Crisis Center gives support and needed services to victims of dating violence, family violence, sexual assault and […]

Pleasanton floral designer to compete in national floral industry design competition

A Pleasanton floral designer is among the 18 contestants participating in the U.S. floral industry’s longest running annual, live, national floral design competition. Rey Rodriguez, the Gypsy Florist, will compete on Sept. 12 in the 48th Annual Sylvia Cup Design Competition during the Society of American Florists’ (SAF’s) 131st Annual Convention in Amelia Island, Florida. The grand prize winner receives […]

CASA Open House Sept. 16

New fiscal year, new office Lifestyles Editor

Court Appointed Special Advocates of South Texas (CASA) Executive Director Joni Garcia invites everyone to their special Open House on Wed nesday, Sept. 16 . The event will be the perfect opportunity to see their new office at 115 W. College St. in Pleasanton. Come meet their new staff and board, between 3:30 and 6 p.m. They will have a […]

St. Ignatius picnic set for this Sunday

SUE BROWN EDITOR What is better than having a barbecue on Labor Day? Having it a day early and prepared for you by the parishioners of St. Ignatius Catholic Church in Christine. Their annual Labor Day Picnic is this Sunday, September 6. Besides the barbecue brisket and sausage dinner, complete with trimmings, there will be lots of entertaining events happening […]