Diez y Seis Queen candidates

Aubrianna Carver Aubrianna Carver is 7-years-old and entering the 3rd grade at McMullen County Elementary School. Aubrianna was born in Jourdanton and is the daughter of Eric and Melissa Carver. Eric is the son of Susan and James Polasek and Brian Carver, and grandson to Floyd and Patsy Wilkens, Jimmy and Marie Polasek. Melissa is the daughter of Sally Casas, […]

welcome, south texas farm and ranch

The Jourdanton Garden Club welcomed South Texas Farm and Ranch (formerly Vrana Feed & Seed) to the community. It is located at 1801 Hwy. 97 East in Jourdanton. Pictured is April Fritz and missing from picture is Marilyn Scheer.

JHS Wind Symphony named 3A Honor Band

The Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) has named the Jourdanton Wind Symphony the 3A Honor Band at the annual Texas Bandmaster’s Association convention in San Antonio on July 20. Honor Band is the highest award a concert band can receive in the state of Texas and is equivalent to winning a state championship in athletics. Bands enter at the region […]

Masons awarded


On July 11, companions, families and friends of Cooper chapter and council Masonic organizations met at Pleasanton Masonic Lodge #183 to honor two very well-deserving companions some very important awards. Joining Robert Morales as his awards were presented were: Gene “T.E.” Carnes, Joe Estlack and David Potter. Brother Morales received two awards: council award was the Cryptic Triangle award and […]

Scarlett Grace Huschke

  Nikki Carpenter and Chance Huschke of Pleasanton wish to announce the birth of their daughter, Scarlett Grace Huschke. She was born Friday, July 14, 2017, at St. Luke’s Baptist Hospital in San Antonio weighing 6 pounds, 11 ounces and measuring 20 inches in length. Siblings are Brady Deleon and Hunter Bedwell. Maternal grandparents are: Michael and Sue Johnson; Michael […]

Bruce graduates from law enforcement academy

Pleasanton High School graduate, Army veteran and current National Guardsman Guy Bruce of Pleasanton, graduated from the Alamo Area Council Of Government (AACOG) Alamo Area Regional Law Enforcement Academy on Wednesday, July 26. Graduation ceremonies were held at 7 p.m. at the Schertz Civic Center in Schertz. Guy is the son of Alan and Julie Bruce of Pleasanton. His maternal […]

Rex Yee receives Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute, Scholarship

The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute and GE recently announced the 20 students who were awarded the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship. Among the recipients is Rex Yee of Poteet. He was no stranger to leadership: president of the Interact Club, president of the junior class, treasurer for FFA, captain of the track and cross country teams, and more, however, it […]

Scholarships for Military Children awards Orta

  Daniel Orta of Poteet is a recipient of a $2,000 college scholarship awarded at Fort Sam Houston, through the Scholarships for Military Child Program. During his high school career at Poteet ISD, he participated in band, HOSA, National Honor Society, Interact Club and Student Council. A 2017 graduate of Poteet High School, Orta will be attending the University of […]