Sandra Ritcher

Sandra Richter Sandra Kay (Herman) Richter of Tilden, passed away Monday, December 18, 2017 at the age of 70.  She was born January 26, 1947 in Cotulla to Nellie (Franklin) and Odis White Herman, II. Sandra is survived by her husband, Harvey Richter of Tilden; sons, Harvey Richter, Jr. and wife Deanna of Fowlerton and David Richter and wife Linda […]

Virgil Bond

Virgil Bond Virgil H ( Jack ) Bond 87 of Pleasanton passed away Sunday, December 16, 2017. Jack was born July 22, 1930 to Virgil and Grace Bond in Santa Barbara, California. Jack grew up in the Belmont and Oak Forrest communities and attended school in Gonzales. It was here that he met the love of his life JoAnn Miller […]

Lawrence Porter

Lawrence Porter Lawrence Edward Porter, our beloved father, brother and friend of 80 years passed away on December 12, 2017 at his home in Sheridan, TX. He was called to Heaven while surrounded by his immediate family, as well as Father Max Landman. We find comfort in knowing that he passed away in peace. Lawrence was born on December 8, […]

Lady Eagles ranked in top 10 of Region IV in preseason poll

High school soccer season is around the corner, and the first rankings of the season were released last week. The Texas Association of Soccer Coaches announced its preseason rankings, which have the Pleasanton girls at No. 8 in Class 4A Region IV. Salado topped the region and is pegged at No. 4 in all of 4A. Abilene Wylie has the […]

Eagles finish 2nd at home tournament

PLEASANTON—The Pleasanton boys basketball team looked well on its way to a first-place finish at its home tournament, leading Devine by as many as eight points in the opening half of their de facto championship game Friday afternoon. The Eagles went into halftime up 29-25, but the Warhorses used a big second half to pull away from the hosts. Devine […]

Lady Eagles drop consecutive games

The Pleasanton girls basketball team dropped a pair of games last week. The Lady Eagles closed the week with a 43-27 home loss to Devine on Friday night. The Arabians used a 16-4 fourth quarter to put the game out of reach. Pleasanton trailed by two at halftime after taking a one-point advantage through the first quarter. However, the Lady […]

Aggies down Sabinal, 64-44

The Poteet boys basketball team picked up a road win Dec. 12. The Aggies defeated Sabinal 64-44 last week to improve to 7-9 on the year. Poteet forced the Yellowjackets into 28 turnovers, including 22 steals. The Aggies outscored Sabinal in every quarter en route to the win. Poteet had a balanced scoring attack, with every player scoring at least […]

Lady Aggies drop pair of road contests

The Poteet girls basketball team dropped its most recent two games. The Lady Aggies fell to Hondo 51-22 on the road Monday night in their last game before the Christmas break. Sophomore D’andra Calhoun led Poteet with six points on 2-for-7 shooting. The Lady Owls’ Jaclyn Richter had a game-high nine points. She was one of 12 Hondo players to […]

Threads of Warmth

Poteet First United Methodist Church is also collecting new blankets for its “Threads of Warmth” program. They are also collecting food for CAM, as well as new and second chance coats and jackets, and new underwear and socks for elementary children. If anyone has a coat that one’s child has outgrown, or if someone would like to donate a new […]

Volunteer with ACCEPT Dec. 20-22

Jeanne Ulrich, coordinator with the Atascosa County Christmas Elf Project Target (ACCEPT) 2017 and her team will set up at St. Andrew’s Parish Hall in Pleasanton Dec. 20-22, to wrap, organize and sort out items. Anyone with questions about volunteering may contact Ulrich at 210-724-1668 and leave a message.

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