Rosie Deicke Schievelbein of Pleasanton passed away on Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at the age of 93. She was born Saturday, April 14, 1923 in the New Berlin area. She also attended school there. Rosie met her future husband, Clarence Schievelbein at a dance in New Berlin. After they were married they lived with his grandparents for several years in […]


It is with great sorrow that we report the death of Nancy Jo Wilkerson Barton of Kerrville, Texas on June 14, 2016. She was born on March 27, 1924 in Clifton, Texas to J. C. Wilkerson and Alma May Brightman Wilkerson. She grew up in Comanche, Texas and graduated from Comanche High School. She attended Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas […]


Donald Partaka of Pleasanton, passed away Friday, June 17, 2016 at the age of 74. He was born June 12, 2016 in Grand Island, Nebraska. A memorial service in Donald’s honor will held at Hurley Funeral Home in Pleasanton on Friday, June 24, 2016 at 11 a.m.


Vickie L. Wall entered into heaven June 19, 2015. She was born in San Antonio, Texas to Carl and Jonnie Mae (Dunaway) Shoemake. She was preceded in death by her parents, Carl A. and Jonnie M. Shoemake; and sister, Bobbie R. Tracy. Vickie was also preceded by her brother, Wayne Shoemake; step-brother, Steve Shoemake, and step-sister, Barbara Sellers all of […]


Memorial services for Danny Din, 51, of Pleasanton will be held at Cowboy Fellowship on Tuesday, June 28. Family will be present from 6 – 7 p.m. with services beginning at 7 p.m.


Esperanza Peña Compian, longtime resident of Pleasanton, Texas, entered eternal rest Sunday, June 12, 2016, at 5 p.m., at her residence in Pleasanton, at the age of 85 years, 3 months, 1 day. Esperanza was born March 11, 1931, in Fashing, Texas. Esperanza married Eusebio Compian, Sr. on April 25, 1948 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Floresville. She was a […]

USDA Provides Targeted Assistance to Cotton Producers to Share in the Cost of Ginning

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) will provide an estimated $300 million in cost-share assistance payments to cotton producers through the new Cotton Ginning Cost- Share program, in order to expand and maintain the domestic marketing of cotton. “Today’s announcement shows USDA continues to stand with America’s cotton producers […]


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