Esther M. Flores, born on June 3, 1948 in Pearsall, Texas passed away on Friday, December 4, 2015 at the age of 67 years. Mrs. Flores is survived by her husband of 46 years, Frank Flores; daughter, Cynthia Machuca; brothers, Efrain Molina, Samuel Molina, and John Molina; sisters, Sarah Davila, Naomi Soto, Ruth Alaniz, and Ofalinda Hernandez; 4 grandchildren, Jadrian […]


Maureen G. Pilgrim, age 66, of Pleasanton, passed away Friday, October 9, 2015 in Pleasanton. She is survived by her husband, Carly P. Pilgrim of Pleasanton; and her son, Patrick Pilgrim and wife Sarah of San Antonio. Maureen was preceded in death by her father, Maurice Guthrie; mother, Lora Adams; and step-father, Sid Adams. Memorial services were held at Hurley […]


Domingo G. Diaz, beloved husband, father, and popo passed into the arms of the Lord on December 12, 2015, at the age of 71. He was born in Charlotte on July 23, 1944. Domingo graduated from Charlotte High School in 1963. While there he received three state awards for the mile in track and played senior football as a defensive […]


Surrounded by her children, Lucille Taylor Reed passed away early Saturday morning, December 12, 2015 at The Heights nursing home in Pleasanton. Lucille was born in Pawnee. She moved to Pleasanton after high school. That is where she met her husband of 43 years. Lucille loved gardening and cooking, especially preparing great meals for her family. She also loved to […]

First Barbecue Cookoff in Charlotte

The annual Christmas in Charlotte held Saturday, December 5 featured a first ever Barbecue Cookoff. Results: Brisket 1st place – Tim Milligan, Not So Bad Cookers 2nd place – Ricky Gaitan, River Bottom Boys 3rd place – Carlos Salazar, Monster Grillers 4th place – Toni Miranda, Team BOSTEX 5th place – Henry Skeeto, Start The Fire 6th place – David […]

USDA Issues Safety-Net Payments to Texas Farmers Facing Market Downturn

USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Texas State Executive Director, Judith A. Canales, announced FSA has begun issuing financial assistance for the 2014 crop year to those agricultural producers who are participating in the new safety-net programs established by the 2014 Farm Bill. The new programs, known as Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC), are designed to protect […]

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