Shaving for the Cause

Over the last few years I have seen various St. Baldrick’s events via Facebook and the news. These are events held to raise money for childhood cancer research and to offer support with kids who are fighting cancer. Treatments leave many young patients with hair loss and participants agree to “Brave the Shave” by doing so in a public forum. […]

Chief Priest’s Weekly Update

We had a little of this and a little of that, definitely nothing that would rate the COPS TV show wanting to do a ride along and film us “in action”. Here is what happened last week We had 53 calls for service and filed 125 Class C cases with municipal court. We made a few trips with prisoners too. […]

Atascosa County Judge’s Report

We have been working this year on a “wellness program” for county employees. It has several facets. First, the “Wellness Committee” has been created mostly from the leadership of Jeanne Israel. The committee was formed and has been implementing several programs for employees to exercise, eat better and be healthier. Walking programs around the courthouse have been going on for […]

E. J. Richey

  E. J. Richey E. J. Richey, age 99, of Pleasanton, passed away Wednesday, March 22, 2017 in Pleasanton. He is survived by his daughter, – Barbara McCulloch and husband Henry, of Maxwell, and sons, Daryl Richey and wife Michael Marie of Pleasanton, Leon T. Richey and wife Lucille of Keller, Bobby Richey and wife Karen of Humble, Billy Richey […]

Adam MacKinley

  Adam MacKinley Adam MacKinley, age 55, of Leming, Texas, passed away Tuesday, March 21, 2017 in Grapevine, Texas. He is survived by his wife, Barbara MacKinley of Leming; son, Garrett Turner of Leming; daughter, Samantha Malik and husband John of Converse, and sisters, Rochelle Brown and husband Tom of Abu Dhabi and Suzanne Brisch of St. Louis, Missouri. Adam […]

Yolanda Reyes

  Yolanda Reyes Yolanda Aguillon Reyes passed away on March 22, 2017 in San Antonio. She was born on May 29, 1942 in San Antonio to Pilar Aguillon and Eugenia Salinas Aguillon. Yolanda is survived by her beloved husband of 50 years, Marconi Reyes; sons Luis Reyes (Marcey), Larry Reyes (Betty) and Michael Reyes (Nicole); sisters, Sylvia Valdez, Irma (John) […]

Anita Solano

  Anita Solano Our beloved Anita Solano, age 41, passed away on March 19, 2017 at Christus Sister Mary Hospice Center in San Antonio, Texas due to Stage IV Paget’s Disease of the Breast. She was born on April 15, 1975 in San Antonio, Texas to Felix Solano and Josefa Aleman Solano. Anita grew up in Pleasanton, Texas and graduated […]

Pedro Gonzales, Sr

  Pedro Gonzales, Sr Pedro Gonzales, Sr. of Dime Box, passed away Friday, March 24, 2017 at the age of 64. He was born October 26, 1952 in Pearsall to Juan and Rosa (Sifuentes) Gonzales. Pedro was a very hard worker, who was dedicated to his work as a heavy equipment operator. He also enjoyed working in the yard, barbequing, […]

Murder trial dates set

The pre-trial date for the Ariel Fernandez case was once again reset as a new charge against Joe Anthony Perez was announced along with new evidence that has surfaced. Perez appeared in court on Wednesday, March 22 and pleaded not guilty to the following three charges: murder, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, and a new charge of aggravated assault […]

Archie Knight

  Archie Knight Dee Knight left this earth and joined his wife, Barbara, on Thursday, March 23, 2017. He was born on November 22, 1926 on the Knight farm in south Bexar County in Oak Island, married Barbara Ullrich, from Zuehl, TX on June 23, 1956 and together, they built their home and life on that farm. He exhibited for […]


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