Pleasanton Theatre students shine in “The Castaways”

On Tuesday and Wednesday, Nov. 15 and 16, the Pleasanton ISD Theatre Department showcased their fine acting and singing skills in the musical, “The Castaways.” Directed by Theatre Arts teacher and One Act Play director Sonia M. Rodriguez, the performances took place at the Douglas R. Williamson Performing Arts Center. The talented cast for the play ranged from ages 7-18, […]

Williams sworn in

After canvassing the returns of the November 8 election, Robert “Doc’ Williams, Chester Gonzales, Jack Harrison and Raul Roy Morales were acclaimed winners in the Jourdanton City Council race.  Williams was sworn in as Mayor, with Gonzales, Harrison and Morales sworn in as council members. The breakdown of the votes was: Williams, 660; Gonzales, 546; Lewis Lem, 385; Morales, 578; […]

Register to win Reindeer Bucks

The Reindeer Bucks contest is back to urge folks to shop at home this Christmas season. Shoppers can register at 28 locations over the next two weeks and winners will be chosen from each location. The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce is contributing $250 (1-$100 certificate and 3-$50 certificates) to be spent with the merchants, too. Stop by any of the […]

George Martinez

George Garza Martinez, 59, of Malakoff, Texas passed away on November 7 at 3:25 a.m. at Athens, Texas and was cremated at Athens Funeral Home. George is the son of Manuel C. Martinez and Connie Garza Martinez.  He was born December 3, 1956.   George married T.J. Gurtner.   He is preceded in death by his father Manuel C. Martinez […]

Keith Pierce

Keith Everett Pierce was born on June 8, 1993 in Kerrville, Texas to Stephan and Ria Pierce. He entered this world with his mind made up and there was no changing it. Keith did everything his way.  He loved life and lived it as fast as he possibly could. Keith had met the love of his life, Tina Murphree and […]

Kathryn Curry

Kathryn Lois Curry, age 83, of Pleasanton, passed away at her residence Monday, November 21, 2016.  She is survived by her son, Tony Wesberry and wife Kim of League City; and daughters, Suzan Fisk and husband Charley of Matador, Jo Lynn Hiller and husband Ronnie of Poteet, Teri Smith and husband Bob of Plant City, Florida, Lisa Timmons and husband […]

Shirley Sexton

Shirley Gean Sexton of McCoy, passed away Friday, November 25, 2016 at the age of 77. She was born in San Antonio on September 25, 1939 to Walter S. and Gertrude Terry (Pyle) Rudolph.   Shirley is survived by her loving husband, Don Sexton of McCoy; son, Chet Sexton and wife Christina of San Antonio; daughter, Ruth Sexton-Price and husband […]

Russell Autry

Services are pending for Russell Autry.  Mr. Autry was born December 12, 1956 and passed away November 22, 2016.   Please visit  or call 830-569-2535 for updates. 

Ronnie Tijerina

Ronnie Joe Tijerina, age 48, of Pleasanton, passed away Friday, November 25, 2016 in San Antonio. He was a dedicated husband, father, son and brother. Ronnie graduated from Charlotte High School in 1986. Ronnie enjoyed fishing, hunting, barbequing and the Dallas Cowboys. He had a passion for cars, jokes, playing the guitar and singing. Ronnie was known for his generosity […]

Peggy Schulze

Peggy Jane Schulze, age 76, of Pleasanton, passed away at her residence Monday, November 28, 2016.  She is survived by her husband, Melvin Schulze of Pleasanton; sons, Randolph Melvin Schulze of Pleasanton, Michael Robert Schulze of Escondida, California, Mark Christopher Schulze of Pleasanton, and Matt Vincent Schulze of San Leon, and sisters, Mary Ann Randolph of Austin, and Randy Pat […]

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