Ivan Reid III

  Ivan Reid III Ivan (Robert) Reid, III, 64 of Poteet, passed away Tuesday, January 3, 2017 in San Antonio, Texas.  He was born in Waco, to Ivan and Margaret (Davidson) Reid, Jr. He was a wonderful family man who enjoyed working and teaching in the HVAC industry.  Ivan loved ranching, he also liked to run, enjoyed shooting guns and […]

Alfred Saenz

  Alfred Saenz Alfred Saenz, age 51, of Jourdanton passed away Monday, January 9, 2017.  He was born in Jourdanton on October 27, 1965 to Adolfo Garcia Pacheco and Angelita (Flores) Saenz.   Alfred is survived by his mother, Angelita Saenz of Jourdanton; ex-wife, Lenor Rodriguez of Pleasanton; son, James Saenz of Jourdanton; daughters, Kimberly Saenz of Pleasanton and Tracy […]

Mary Frances Colunga

  Mary Frances Colunga Mary Frances Colunga of San Antonio passed away Thursday, December 29, 2016 at the age of 73. Mary was born in Christine September 17, 1943.   She is survived by her two sons Jacob Colunga and wife Merrilee of San Antonio; and Isaac Colunga and wife Gia of River Forest, Illinois. Three sisters Cecelia Aguilar and […]

Vickie George

  Vickie George Vickie L. George, age 63, of Poteet, passed away Monday, January 9, 2017 in San Antonio.  She loved her family, reading love novels, going to the casino, and talking to people, she never met a stranger.   She is survived by her daughters, Tara Johnson and her husband David Johnson; Melissa George and husband Dale Edwards, and […]

Theresa Ruston

Theresa Ruston Services for Theresa Carol Ruston are pending at this time.  Theresa was born  July 7, 1956 and passed away January 1, 2017.  Please visit hurleyfuneralhome.com or call 830-569-2535 for updates.

Robert Burns

Robert Burns Services are pending for Robert Burns.  Robert was born December 4, 1953 and passed away January 6, 2017.   Please visit hurleyfuneralhome.com or call 830-569-2535 for updates.

Chief Priest Weekly Update

We have completed our first full week of 2017 and we are off to a fine start.  We had two arrests last week one a possession of a controlled substance and the other was a warrant for driving while license invalid that resulted from a traffic stop. The suspect who was arrested with the drugs actually called the police on […]

Soward Sworn In

Atascosa County Sheriff David Soward was sworn in to his second term as Sheriff on Tuesday morning, January 3 by Justice of the Peace Precinct 4 Jackie Bodden. Soward introduced Judge Bodden as his high school classmate stating it was a honor to have her administer his oath of office. Seventy-five supporters and employees attended the ceremony at the sheriff’s […]

We get to start at zero again

Each year those of us in the law enforcement profession track a number that is ever changing and one that we are always praying will slow down.   It’s the number of officers killed in the line of duty each year.  In 2016 that number ended up being 139. But just as a New Year brings new beginnings to diet […]

Eight injured in four car collision

At approximately 5:30 pm, a four-car pile-up occurred in front of HEB at Oaklawn and Reed in Pleasanton. A small 4-door Honda holding two adults, one male and female, and four small children was rear ended by a white Ford F-150. The female, who was pregnant, was cut out by the Jaws of Life.  All six of the individuals in […]


Category Pages are limited to 180 days. Please use the archive page or the search box to find older articles.