Classifieds 04-22-2020

State parks can reopen for day use only


Governor Greg Abbott announced Friday that all state parks that can reopen will be open for day use only. Advanced day-use reservations are required. Reservations will be taken starting at noon on Sunday, April 19. While at a state park, customers are asked to help avoid the spread of the coronavirus. Face coverings are required in state parks. Six-foot social […]

Local Food Assistance


If you are in need of assistance with food, the following organizations and families are available to help. Atascosa Christian Assistance Ministry (CAM) offers assistance with food, clothing, household items and medical prescriptions as available. Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 12 noon by appointment only. Located at 505 Ave. H in Poteet. Please call Dan Minnich at 210-632-6431. VETERAN SERVICES Food […]

Accepting Donations for Veterans


You can help the Atascosa County Veterans Service Office supply veterans with food and essentials. Gift cards, non-perishables and non-food items needed now. NO MONETARY donations besides gift cards. Call 830-769-3251 to schedule a drop-off time. 

Gov. Abbott puts Texas back to work May 1


Gov. Abbott announced at his press conference today, April 27, that retail stores, restaurants, movies and malls across Texas would be permitted to operate starting May 1. These businesses will be required to maintain a maximum of 25% occupancy. Museums and libraries will also be able to reopen, given they follow the 25% occupancy rules and do not reopen interactive […]

Safer Path Family Violence Shelter Spring Donation Checklist

As you are cleaning out your closets and storage during this Stay-At-Home order, remember to donate! Safer Path Family Violence Shelter has provided their new spring donation checklist! They will be accepting donations Wednesday – Friday, 9 a.m. – noon. There are also new safety procedures while dropping off donations. Simply leave your donations in the blue bins provided, along […]