Chief Priest’s Weekly Update

Another week of routine police work, if there is such a thing.  Officers filed 40 cases with the municipal court, speeding tickets accounted for half of the violations this past week. We had two financial crimes reported; a fellow passed a couple fake checks at O’Reilly’s and a Cedar Park, TX resident reported someone used his debit card in Lytle […]

Atascosa County Judge’s Report

Commissioner Lon Gillespie has passed on to the other side of eternity.  I have known Lon for 30 years as a customer and then as a County Commissioner. As a customer and friendly acquaintance I always found him easy to talk to.  He always had a joke or a comment.  I never found him to be a person that talked […]

‘Gold Out’ for a cure!

FREE Locals urged to wear gold on Oct. 13 to fight Childhood Cancer

This year, Pleasanton ISD will once again be participating in the Gold Out to Fight Childhood Cancer. The Gold Out football game will be Friday, Oct. 13, vs. Rockport Fulton. Local residents are encouraged to fill the football stadiums and volleyball gyms with as many gold shirts as possible on Oct. 13. T-shirts will go on sale Sept. 27 and […]


Margaret Coleman

Margaret Stefanagge Coleman, age 78, of Pleasanton, Texas, passed away peacefully in her home on Sept. 25, 2017. Margaret was born in San Antonio, Texas in 1939. She is a graduate of Pleasanton High School, Incarnate Word College and Texas A & I. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Roland Jerry (Pebo) Coleman; father, Louis Emmanuel Stefanagge; […]

Olivia Saucedo

Olivia C. Saucedo, 82 of Jourdanton, Texas passed away Sunday, September 24, 2017.  She was born in June of 1935 in Jourdanton to Natividad and Maria Cordova. She is survived by her husband Henry Saucedo of Jourdanton, son Joe Saucedo and wife Karisha, brothers Juan Cordova of San Antonio, Texas, Max Cordova of Devine, Texas and Feliciano Cordova of San […]

Thomasine Palmer

Thomasine R. Palmer, age 61, of Pleasanton, passed away Wednesday, September 20, 2017 in Jourdanton. She is survived by her son, Carl Palmer of Pleasanton; daughters, Lakeya and Lashauna Palmer both of Pleasanton; brothers, Billy Ray Sheppard Jr. of San Antonio, Michael Brooks of Converse and Deon Sheppard of San Antonio, and sisters, Velma Dilworth of San Antonio, Bernice Sheppard […]

Jamie Young-Burchfield

Jamie Young-Burchfield was born in Texas City to Rick and Sharon (Huband) Burchfield on April 3, 1976 and went to be with Our Lord on September 20, 2017. Jamie was a graduate of Judson High School.  After graduation, she attended San Antonio College and earned her nursing degree in 2007.  She married Robert Young on June 15, 2013 and was […]

Lon Gillespie

Lon “Lonnie” Gillespie of Leming passed away on Sept. 20, 2017 at the age of 65.  Lonnie was born on Oct. 17, 1951 in Pleasanton to Truxton and Grace Gillespie.  Lonnie grew up in the Pleasanton/Leming area, and graduated from Pleasanton High School in 1970. After his graduation, he began his career in woodworking and carpentry.  In 1984 he started […]

Heartstrings for Hope Photo Gallery