The manager of the Pleasanton Municipal Airport took the spotlight when Mayor Travis Hall opened the council meeting on November 7. Hall reported that the airport and Airport Manager JJ (John) Roberts were featured in an article in the newsletter “Spirit of Aviation Runway 35.” The article’s author stated he had recently landed at the Pleasanton airport for a pit […]
The Atascosa County Historical Commission addresses citizens of all ages in learning the history, culture and customs of our county. Here, Historical Preservation Officer, Marie Levy reads the story of “Coco” to preschoolers at the Poteet Library to explain the meaning and traditions of Día de los Muertos.
Sen. Pete Flores now has a Jourdanton Senate District 19 Office to meet Constituents located at the Atascosa County Courthouse. “Meeting with Constituents is important in order to hear from the people directly and to meet the needs of the Community by coordinating State Services effectively,” said Sen. Flores.
The Charlotte Elementary 5th graders honored military members who inspire them everyday and who continue to serve even beyond the call of duty on Monday morning. Local veterans who attended included Atascosa County Sheriff’s Sergeant-Deputy Joe Saucedo and Deputy Sheriff John McRae and many family members of students.
The 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month is a very special time for veterans. Many of us veterans will go to our local Veterans of Foreign Wars Chapter to have a drink for our fallen comrades and remember our military friends who gave their all. Most of the members of the VFW were in dangerous places […]
On Friday, Nov. 8, the Pleasanton High School Principals of Law class held a mock trial at Pleasanton Municipal Court. Each student played a vital role in the trial with roles of the judge, prosecution, defense, defendant, jury, police officers, witnesses, bailiffs and family. Also present were Municipal Court Judge Sheila Garza, City Prosecutor Roberto (Bobby) Maldonado and Court Clerks […]
Main Street Outreach will once again open their hearts this holiday season, as they prepare their annual Thanksgiving Dinner on Nov. 28. They would like to offer individual turkey plate dinners to anyone who would like one, free of charge. Plates will need to be picked up at St. Andrew Catholic Church Parish Hall on Market Street starting at 9 […]
Local Charlotte author of the children’s series “Elissa the Curious Snail” and the latest adult novel “The Five Barred Gate” Jeff S. Bray held a book signing and food drive event on Thursday, Nov. 7 at the Jourdanton Community Library. Kids who donated non-perishable food items received a free signed copy of Bray’s first book of the “Elissa the Curious […]