JPD Coffee with a Cop


Mark your calendar: On March 27 8:30-10 a.m., Jourdanton Police Department invites you to join them for coffee, juice and donuts at the Jourdanton Police Department for their “Coffee with a Cop” event. This is a great opportunity for the public to interact with local law enforcement officers in a friendly, informal setting and have an open dialogue about public […]

Coastal Conservation Association

Comprehensive Center for Weight Loss

Atascosa County Aggies


Congressman Henry Cuellar presented a check for $508,000 to the Pleasanton Municipal Airport, which was part of $806,806 designated to cover costs associated with repaving the airport runway and taxi area. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) portion for the project amounts to $298,806, which supports annual projects through the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) Aviation Division. From left, John Roberts, Pleasanton […]

Locals awarded at Chamber banquet

A number of talented and hardworking citizens were recognized at the 68th Annual Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet held on February 28 at the Pleasanton Civic Center. You can read excerpts from their nomination letters below Man of the Year – Ronald Sanchez The 2019 Man of the Year was awarded to Pleasanton Chief of Police Ronald Sanchez and […]

Meth bust, three arrests

On Wednesday, March 13, a joint narcotics investigation between the Pleasanton Police Department Narcotics Unit, Texas Department of Public Safety Criminal Investigations Division and San Antonio Police Department HIDTA Unit resulted in the arrest of three individuals who were transporting 18.7 pounds of methamphetamine to a location in the Pleasanton area. The approximate street value of the seizure is $763,500. […]

Out and About

Poteet Strawberry Festival set for April 5-7 The 72nd Annual Poteet Strawberry Festival is quickly approaching! Scheduled for Friday-Sunday, April 5-7, the annual event brings in thousands of visitors from the local area and from far away. The weekend celebration features top musical performers, food booths, arts and crafts vendors, a large carnival, live family entertainment and acts, and of […]

Local Matters

There is so much happening in Atascosa County during the remainder of March and April. Here are just a few to put on your calendar. ACT Theatre in Pleasanton will present the comedy “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike” by Christopher Durang, March 22- 24 and March 29-31 with showtimes at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 2 […]

Atascosa County Judge’s Report : Bits and Bobs

I just received a positive response to my letter to TXDOT to lower the speed limit on FM99 in south county. It connects from Karnes County to Live Oak. The residents complain that the speed of the traffic and especially the big trucks is dangerous. TXDOT agreed. We asked for the 70 MPH to be lowered to 55 MPH and […]