South Texas Facility Open House


Join us for a barbeque lunch at our South Texas Facility Open House! As part of our event, we’re asking guests to bring food donations to support the local foodbank. High demand items include canned goods, pasta and rice, dry cereal, sugar-free items, and low-sodium and no-salt items. Friday, October 5, 2018 10:30am – 12:30pm Quality Tubing – STX 187 Pleasanton Park Rd. Pleasanton, Texas 78064 Please RSVP by October 1 […]

Food Drive at JPD National Night Out Oct. 2


Help Dornak Auto Parts collect food items to help families in Atascosa County during National Night Out in Jourdanton on Tuesday, Oct. 2! All donations will go to Atascosa Christian Assistance Ministries.

Larry Brown Concert Moved to Pleasanton River Park


The concert for the Larry Brown Memorial & Teachers Grant Fund scheduled to take place on Friday, Sept. 28 at 10 p.m. has been moved to the Pleasanton River Park pavilion due to the chance of being rained on that night. Please help spread the word and! The event is free to the public! Raffle tickets are being sold for […]

Senator Elect Flores paints District 19 Red

There’s a new Texas Senator in town and he accomplished a handful of firsts winning with 53 percent of the vote over Democrat, Pete Gallego who earned 47 percent of the vote. He is the first Texas State Senator from Pleasanton and Atascosa County. He is the first Republican since Reconstruction to hold the Texas Senate seat for District 19 […]


The new Atascosa County Animal Control Facility Grand Opening was held Friday, Sept. 21. Pictured (l-r) are Peter Flores, Senator District 19; Commissioner Mark Gillespie, Precinct 1; Commissioner Bill Carroll, Precinct 4; Commissioner William Torans, Precinct 2 (hidden); Robert L. Hurley, Atascosa County Judge; Commissioner Eliseo Perez, Precinct 3; Lt. Henry Dominguez, Managing oOfficer of ACAC; Lyndsay Thorn, Architect,ThornGraves; Paul […]

Pleasanton and County see largest revenue increase in September

The state comptroller’s office has released the monthly city sales tax revenue for September. The City of Pleasanton sees the largest increase in revenue this month compared to the other cities in the county. Pleasanton received a net payment of $525,065.84, up 43.20 percent from September 2017’s payment of $366,646.94. Jourdanton followed second with a percentage increase of 12.43 percent […]

Jourdanton council approves 2018-2019 budget

At the Sept. 17 meeting, Jourdanton City Council members approved the adoption of the budget for the coming fiscal year. Comprising the council are Mayor Robert “Doc” Williams, Mayor Pro tem Raul Morales, Johnetta “Johnnie” Goetzel, Karen Pesek, Jack R. Harrison and Chester Gonzales. Goetzel was not in attendance, as she was home recuperating from a hospital stay. Among the […]

Out and About

Pleasanton High School Homecoming Pep Rally Show your Eagle spirit! The Pleasanton High School Cheerleaders invite the community to come together and support our Eagles, at the Homecoming Pep Rally on Wednesday, Sept. 26. The special event will take place at Eagle Stadium at 7 p.m. The Pleasanton High School Homecoming football game is Friday, Sept. 28 at 7:30 p.m. […]

Household Hazardous Material Collection Day on Sept. 29

The City of Pleasanton will hold a free Household Hazardous Material Collection Day on Saturday, Sept. 29. This free event will run from 8 a.m. to noon, at 315 Colwell St. at the Pleasanton River Park (Pavilion #3, corner of Hunt and Colwell). The collection is open to all residents of the City of Pleasanton. Participants must show two proofs […]

Joe David Cordova – JISD Golden Son

During Jourdanton ISD’s Homecoming Festivities last Friday night, Pleasanton Express renown photographer and Jourdanton’s golden son, Joe David Cordova, walked the football field during halftime to celebrate 30 years of graduation from JISD alongside his fellow Class of 1988 graduates. “We are proud of Joe David and appreciate all he does for JHS,” said JISD Athletic Director and head football […]