Pleasanton Little League All-Stars

Pictured are (front, from left) Matt Garcia, Victor Sielski, Mariano Gutierrez, Manuel Zavala, Ricardo Muniz Jr., Riley Torres, Devin Perez and Auston Gillespie; (back from left) Coach Abel Garcia, Keith Cordova, Nathaniel Acevedo, Ty Hehman, Garrett Lopez, Daniel Valadez, Manager Troy Lopez and Coach Patrick Gonzalez. SARAH PACE | PLEASANTON EXPRESS

It’s all about the red, white and blue …and hot dogs, fireworks too!

The Velasquez boys, Silas, K.C., Elijah and Zaiden gear up for Independence Dayfestivities by enjoying red, white and blue Starkisses from Dairy Queen at the Atascosa County River Park. Of course, the American flag was included! AMANDA VELASQUEZ | PLEASANTON EXPRESS