Property owners can protest property appraisal values


Property owners who disagree with the Atascosa Central Appraisal District’s appraisal of their property for local taxes or for any other action that adversely affects them may protest their property value to the appraisal district’s Appraisal Review Board (ARB). A property owner must file a written notice of protest before May 15 or within 30 days after the appraisal district […]

Atascosa Central Appraisal District notices on their way

FREE Property owners should receive appraisal notices for the 2018 tax year

You may soon receive an appraisal notice from the Atascosa Central Appraisal District. The appraisal district mailed about 45,173 appraisal notices on May 9, 2018. Your city, county, school district and other local taxing units will use the appraisal district’s value to set your 2018 property taxes. Under Texas law, county appraisal districts are required to notify property owners about […]

Boy Scout presented with Merit Award


  Boy Scout Koal Schaub was presented with the National Certificate of Merit Award at the Boy Scout Troop 194 Spring Court of Honor on Monday, April 16. Terry Ellis, District and Scout Executive Coach with the Alamo Area Council and Paul Macmanus, Scoutmaster Troop 194 presented the award to Koal for his life saving actions. On Saturday, November 18, […]

PLAYING BEYOND HIS YEARS: Freshman Schuchart delivers as Indians rally for 3-2 win


JOURDANTON—With its season on the line, Jourdanton called upon freshman Colton Schuchart to take the mound Saturday against Lago Vista. The lanky left-hander admitted he was a bit nervous going into the contest, which can be expected of the starter in a one-game playoff, especially given his age. Despite the nerves and the gravity of the situation, Schuchart pitched a […]

Jourdanton’s Savannah Bronstad realizes dream, signs with WCJC volleyball


Not even the flu could stop Savannah Bronstad from achieving her dream. The Jourdanton senior signed with Wharton County Junior College volleyball at a ceremony May 2, fulfilling her longtime goal. “It’s honestly amazing,” Bronstad said. “It’s something I’ve dreamed of since I started playing volleyball in seventh grade. The fact that I’m getting to play at the next level […]

Defense leads Lytle to bi-district win over Eagles


PLEASANTON—Lytle pitcher Jared Martinez had no eye-popping numbers from his start Thursday. One strikeout. Eight hits. Four walks. But his defense had his back. The Pirates’ fielding was clean—save for a two-run error in the seventh—in a 4-2 bi-district win over Pleasanton that ended the Eagles’ season. Pleasanton connected on a number of hard-hit balls that were snagged in the […]

Schulenburg ousts Squaws in area round


MARION—Just as it appeared the Jourdanton softball team had crawled back into the game, Schulenburg seized back momentum with one swing of the bat. Macey Thompson’s two-run homer cushioned the Lady Horns lead en route to an 11-3 area-round win that ended the Squaws’ season. Jourdanton had cut the deficit to three after breaking through in the fifth, but Schulenburg […]

Jason Benson


Jason Benson It is with great sadness that the family of Jason D. Benson announces his passing on April 28 at the age of 38 years.  Jason was born in Chicago, Illinois and lived in Poteet.  Jason will be lovingly remembered by his mother, Gayle Benson, wife Joanne and his children, Michael and Jason Jr. and was preceded in death […]

Kent Price


Kent Price Kent Eugene Price of Jourdanton, passed away peacefully April 16, 2018.  He was born in Refugio on April 11, 1957 to Keith Rolton Price and Betty Louise Johnston and grew up in Freer. He was preceded in death by his parents and step son David Dwayne Jones. Survivors are wife, Debbie Lockwood Price, stepson Jim Everett Jones and […]

Gregorio Ramon


Gregorio Ramon Gregorio Ramon, 90, passed away May 2, 2018 in Jourdanton, Texas.  He was born in Goldfinch, Texas to Pablo and Cruz (Rodriguez) Ramon.  He was preceded in death by his parents Pablo and Cruz Ramon, son Richard Ramon, daughter Carmen Molina Chavez, and 3 grandchildren Rachel, Melinda, and Richard Ramon. Gregorio is survived by his wife Tomasa Jimenez […]