On Saturday, July 21, the grounds of the Longhorn Museum in Pleasanton were packed with visitors from throughout South Texas, for the Yesteryear Festival. The event is sponsored by the Longhorn Museum Society. A crowd favorite, the annual festival features a wide variety of indoor and outdoor activities. Festival attendees were reminded of a more simpler time as they learned […]
New Pleasanton High School band director Eduardo Solis and Pleasanton Junior High band director Michael Casas met with parents and students at a band booster meeting on July 30. Solis, who had been at Pleasanton from 1998 to 2003, returns after spending the past 12 years directing the band at Poteet. “I’m very glad to be back and just want […]
Atascosa Health Center, Inc has teamed up with the American Cancer Society to host a Community Health Fair/ HPV Forum Saturday, August 18 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m, 310 W. Oaklawn, Pleasanton (across from H-E-B). AHC will have numerous vendors Antonio Blood Bank, Lions Visions Bus, Methodist Hospital South, Coastal Bend, just to name a few. Three guest speakers include, Dr. […]
Jourdanton Junior High School Meet the Teacher events are scheduled for: •Wednesday, August 8 for 6th grade, 6 – 7 p.m. at the Jourdanton Jr. High Gym. •Thursday, August 9 for 7th/8th grades, 7-8 p.m. at the Jourdanton Jr. High Gym, (followed by a mandatory parent/Jr. High Coaches meeting for student athletes). Please do NOT bring school supplies.
U.S. Air Force Airman Priscilla Hernandez graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through […]
Dr. Jennifer and Mr. Ty Liedtke would like to announce the birth of their son, Drake Tyson Liedtke. Drake was born at 10:33 a.m. on Friday, June 15, 2018, in Sweetwater. He weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and measured 23.25 inches in length. He was welcomed home by sisters, Kylee Jo and Kloie Patricia Liedtke. Maternal grandparents are Laura and […]
More than 4,000 Baylor University students were named to the Dean’s Academic Honor List for the 2018 spring semester. Students honored on the Dean’s List are Baylor undergraduates with a minimum grade-point average of 3.7 while enrolled in a minimum of 12 semester hours. Among those students named to the Dean’s List for the spring semester was Kassidy True Woytek […]
Spencer Laine Key and TJ Matthew Galvan were united in marriage on June 30, 2018, at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church in Jourdanton. Father Kazimierz Oleksy officiated the 3 o’clock ceremony. The bride is the daughter of David and Keri Key of Jourdanton. Her grandparents are Richard Morris and Ella Mildred Key of San Antonio and Joe and Sandra Vyvlecka of […]
Wow Wee Hiland’s Shave Ice, 119 N. Main St. in Pleasanton will donate a portion of their proceeds from Wednesday, Aug. 8, to the Atascosa Family Crisis Center. This will be between 2-6 p.m. with a minimum purchase of a small. Stop by for a refreshing, tasty treat and thank you all for your continuous support of AFCC!