For the first time in school history, the Jourdanton softball team is headed to the regional final. The Squaws overcame a late three-run deficit to complete their series sweep of Bishop 4-3 in Game 2 on Saturday at the Jourdanton ISD Sports Complex. Jourdanton walked off with the win after Kristina Ramirez scored on a wild pitch with the bases […]

Violet Holley

  Violet Holley Violet Lorine Shearrer Holley of Poteet earned her wings in heaven on May 16, 2017. She was born on January 14, 1932 to Edgar Harold Shearrer and Ima Mable Williams Shearrer. Violet was a loving wife, mom and grandmother who devoted her life to her family. She worked for the telephone company as an operator for 31 […]

Manuel Tijerina

  Manuel Tijerina Manuel Eduardo Tijerina was suddenly called home to be with the Lord on May 16, 2017 at the age of 49. He was born on February 20,1968 to parents, Amado and Herminia Tijerina. “Eddie” valued friendship and family. He knew no stranger and was a fearless friend to all. He cared very deeply for all his children […]

Amos Hilburn

  Amos Hilburn Amos W. Hilburn, age 90, of Poteet, passed away Monday, May 15, 2017 in San Antonio. He is survived by his daughters, Martha Saffell and husband Michael of San Antonio, Janie Montemayor of San Antonio, Amy Tijerina and husband Pete of Poteet and Gloria Wolf of Tallahassee, Florida; nephews, Ruben, Ismael, Dan, John Andrew and Norm; nieces, […]

Randi Bookout

  Randi Bookout Randi Kay (Glenn) Bookout, 46, was born in Wylie, Texas on September 17, 1970 to Mary Ann (Birdwell) Glenn and James Walter Glenn. She passed away on May 20, 2017 in Mansfield, Texas from complications related to autoimmune encephalitis. Randi had a remarkable sense of humor, and enjoyed spending time with family laughing at all the silly […]

Billy King Jr.

  Billy King Jr. Billy E. King, Jr. age 43, of Pleasanton, passed away Friday, May 19, 2017 in San Antonio. He is survived by his wife, Annette King of Pleasanton; son, Cody Allan Byrum of Odessa; daughters, Ashlie Cass and husband Brian of Denison and Cortney Giddings and husband Cash of Abilene; sister, Christy Siems of Lake Dallas nephews, […]

Stanley Holt

    Stanley Holt Wayne Holt, 71, passed away watching his beloved Yankees on May 19th at his home. A native of Fort Wayne, IN. and resident of Pleasanton. He was born April 7, 1946 in Fort Wayne to Charles Aylor Holt and Lida Sue Parks. He was a graduate of Ernest Righetti High School in Santa Maria, CA in […]

Raymundo Ybarra Jr.

  Raymundo Ybarra Jr. Raymundo Ybarra Jr. peacefully passed away at his home in Poteet on May 20, 2017 at the age of 49. He was born to Reymundo Sr. and Antonia (Aldana) Ybarra on December 31, 1967 in Jourdanton. He was raised in Poteet and attended and graduated from Poteet High School in 1987. He was a lifelong resident […]

William Jackson

  William Jackson On May 18, 2017, the great nation of Texas bid farewell to its native son, William Craig Jackson. He is survived by his daughters, Lisa Marceaux and husband Hampton of Pleasanton, Lynsey McCarley and husband Dustin of San Antonio; son, Thomas Jackson of Houston; father, Robert O. Jackson, Sr. of La Vernia; brother, Robert O. Jackson, Jr. […]

Leonhardt appointed to Pleasanton City Council

Robert Leonhardt was appointed and sworn-in as a Pleasanton City Council member on Wednesday, May 17. Leonhardt will now occupy the Place 1 seat vacated by Doug Best, after Best submitted his resignation. Best who served on the city council for 3 years, announced his resignation and expressed his gratitude to the council members and city. “This was one of […]