2019-07-03 E-Edition

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Cowboy of the Year search begins

The Pleasanton Young Farmers Cowboy of the Year Open Rodeo and Festival will be held August 16 and 17 at the Atascosa County Showbarn Arena. The search has begun for the 2019 Cowboy of the Year. This title is given to a genuine, hard-working individual that not only knows all things cowboy, but is also respected by his peers. Since […]


The 2019 Cowboy Homecoming Court, sponsored by Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce, will be participating in The Biggest Small Town Fourth of July Celebration parade in Seguin on July 4. Pictured left to right are Princess Valentina Gasca, Queen Elena Ortiz, Princess Gabby Palacios and Princess Abby Izaguirre.


Pleasanton Parks & Recreation crew and City of Pleasanton staff check out the waterworks at the new splashpad at the Pleasanton Riverpark. The park including splashpad, skatepark, zip line and playground will be open beginning July 3, from 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. and remain open throughout the summer. This is a soft opening, meaning the park is not complete. […]

16th Annual American Pride Day on July 4

The Jourdanton Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring the 16th Annual American Pride Day celebration held at the Jourdanton City Park this Thursday, July 4, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. The admission to this 4th of July celebration is free! There will be local entertainment all evening, including kids’ games, live music by the River City Kings, a fireworks display, […]


The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce has chosen CASA of South Texas’ Pleasanton office as the Business of the Month. Thank you Joni and team at CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) for helping the hurting in our community and South Texas. CASA of South Texas’ vision is a safe, permanent, loving home for every child. Their mission is to be the […]

Out and About

“The Office Block Party” on Saturday, July 13th! The Office Bar and Grill is holding “The Office Block Party” on July 13th! All ages are welcome, it will be a night of family-fun! This event will have an acoustic performance by Abbi Walker starting at 5:00 p.m., music from DJ Sosa starting at 7:00 p.m., and The Electric Cowboys will […]

Calling all CH Queen Candidates

The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce is seeking 2019-2020 candidates for Cowboy Homecoming Queen. The 54th Cowboy Homecoming will be held September 13-14 at the Pleasanton River Park. Candidates must be a sophomore or junior in high school and reside in Pleasanton. The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce has scheduled a meeting for candidates and parent/guardians for Thursday, August 1, 2019 at […]

What’s the Buzz: Lillian R. Cashmer Germania Insurance

Lillian R. Cashmer Germania Insurance located at 1338 W. Goodwin in Pleasanton offers a variety of insurance products including auto, home, farm and ranch, life insurance and some commercial insurance. Lillian took over the agency on September 1, 2016 and is now going on her third independent year as head of the local agency. In just her first year as […]

Local Matters

The 4th of July is a time of red, white, and blue celebration in Atascosa County. There are several events I will be attending on July 3rd and 4th locally that I have highlighted below. Whatever you do, and wherever you go, if you drink alcohol please drink responsibly. This iconic holiday that celebrates the anniversary of America’s independence is […]