Local Graduation Ceremony Schedule


Jourdanton May 24 at 7pm Indian Stadium McMullen Co. May 24 at 7pm HS Gymnasium Charlotte May 31 at 7pm HS Gymnasium Poteet May 31 at 8pm Aggie Stadium Pleasanton June 1 at 8pm Eagle Stadium

Trojanettes Regional Semifinal May 16-18


The Trojanettes will be playing against Weimar in the Class AA regional semifinals, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, May 16, 17 and 18. Games will be at San Marcos High School. Of course, the Saturday game is contingent on the first two games being split in the two out of three format. Thursday and Friday games will start at 6 p.m. […]

Jourdanton Farmers Market


The next Jourdanton Farmers Market is scheduled for this Saturday, May 18, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event is held each Saturday at 1103 Champion Dr. in Jourdanton, at the swimming pool parking lot. Stop by and visit vendors selling items such as fresh produce, baked goods, canned goods and more. You can email lsawicki@jourdantontexas.org if you are interested in […]

Atascosa Running Club meets every Wednesday


Join fellow runners in the Atascosa Running Club Social Fun Run every Wednesday. The next event is set for May 15. They meet at 6:10 p.m. at “The Office Bar and Grill,” run to the Pleasanton River Park, around town and back to The Office. They will be running three to four miles. No one is left behind. They will […]

Jourdanton VFD BBQ Cook-Off on May 17-18


On Friday and Saturday, May 17 and 18, the public is invited to attend the 29th Annual Jourdanton Volunteer Fire Department BBQ Cook-Off. This year’s event has moved to the Jourdanton City Park and will feature a washer tournament, Kids Que, IBCA BBQ Cook Off, tours by Methodist AirCare, Ballet Folklorico dancers and more. The event is free to come […]

Pleasanton Green Up day, Saturday


City of Pleasanton Parks and Recreation along with Karnes Electric Coop. are promoting a Pleasanton Green Up day, Saturday, May 18. “We are wanting to get the community together to support and beautify the City of Pleasanton,” said Tony Aguirre, Parks and Recreation Event Coordinator. “We know that there are a lot of people who would like to volunteer and […]

2019-05-15 E-Edition

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Atascosa County is full of law enforcement officers, but only a handful of them are women. Pictured in the back row, from left, are Deputy Norma Jordan, Atascosa County Courthouse; Officer Amelia Camacho, Jourdanton ISD; Sergeant Jessi Chia, Pleasanton PD; Sergeant Mari Kaufman, Jourdanton PD; and Deputy Zenaida Vera Ramos, Atascosa County Courthouse. Front row, from left, are Deputy Constable […]


Jourdanton Mayor Robert “Doc” Williams signed the proclamation declaring May 13-18 as Police Week. Pictured at the May 6 council meeting are, left to right: City Manager Lamar Schulz, council members Jack Harrison and Chester Gonzales, Jourdanton Chief of Police Eric Kaiser, Mayor Williams, Jourdanton Police Officer Carlos Contreras, council members Karen Pesek, Raul Morales and Johnetta Goetzel.

Remembering Terry, Thomas and Mark 20 years later

On October 12, 1999, three local law enforcement officers – DPS Trooper Terry Miller, Atascosa County Sheriff Deputy Thomas Monse Jr. and Atascosa County Sheriff Deputy Mark Stephenson – lost their lives in the Atascosa County Ambush that took place out on Coughran and Corgey Rd. in Pleasanton. Just five months shy of the 20th Anniversary, their lives are being […]