Gov. Abbott postpones run-off election


Governor Greg Abbott today issued a proclamation postponing the runoff primary election until July 14, 2020. The runoff election was originally scheduled for May 26th, but has been postponed in conjunction with the state’s ongoing efforts to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. In Atascosa County there is only one run-off.  The run-off is for the position of Constable Precinct 1 […]

Methodist healthcare system limits all non-essential planned surgeries and procedures


The following news advisory was released by STRIC Friday afternoon. Methodist Hospital | South CEO Greg Seiler Comments: “The health of our patients, our employees and our community will always be our top priority,” said Greg Seiler, CEO of Methodist Hospital | South.  “We understand that these new protocols represent a marked change from day-to-day hospital procedures, but they have […]

Local Restaurants get creative still serving food

FREE Open for Business! Support Local!

Please support local businesses during this time of transition!  The following 19 Atascosa County businesses are offering a mix of curbside, delivery, and take-out. If you are a food business in Atascosa County and would like to be on this list  text Noel Wilkerson Holmes, publisher, at 5129656876 or email  Noel will add you to the list that is […]