2020-09-16 E-Edition

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Prior to kickoff against their cross-county rivals, the Jourdanton Indians, the Pleasanton Eagle football team walked onto the field Friday evening carrying the American flag in rememberance of Sept. 11 and the lives that were lost on that tragic day at the World Trade Center 19 years ago. Leading the charge was Ty Hehman (45).

County Judge defends budget process, citizens plead for deeper cuts

The first public hearing on the Atascosa County 2021 budget and a proposed tax increase to $0.5794 was held Monday during Commissioners Court at the Atascosa County Courthouse in Jourdanton. The next public hearing on the Atascosa County 2021 proposed budget and tax rate will be held Sept. 17 at 9 a.m. The 2021 proposed budget and tax rate will […]

SA Mega Food Drive Sept. 19 at River Park

The City of Pleasanton and the Parks & Recreation department will be hosting the San Antonio Food Bank Mega Food Drive at the Pleasanton River Park on Saturday, Sept. 19 starting at 10 a.m. You may register on-line or via phone. “There’s still plenty of time for families to sign up for the food drive,” said Tabitha Garza, Parks & […]

Pleasanton Express Voter’s Guide submission deadline is Sept. 19

The Pleasanton Express will publish the General Election Voter’s Guide, Sept. 30. All city, county and state candidates are welcomed to email a 150-word platform profile and photo to news@pleasantonexpress.com by Saturday, Sept. 19 for inclusion. Each profile and photo will be published for free. If a candidate would like to purchase ad space, we are providing that opportunity as […]

PISD, JISD each confirms COVID-19 cases on campus

With school starting, Atascosa County is seeing an increase in postive COVID 19 cases. The Atascosa County Emergency Management Office’s updated numbers from the office of the DSHS show active cases increasing to 41 as of Sept. 15. There are 56 pending investigations, and 65 probable cases with a total number of cases being 682. To date, there have been […]

Out and About

Small Business Startup Planning Webinar Sept. 17 The City of Pleasanton and EMC Strategy Group, LLC will hold a Small Business Startup Planning Webinar on Sept. 17 from 10:30-11:30 a.m. The webinar will highlight stepby step points on how to prepare, register and plan for a successful business. The webinar will create awareness of the various levels of support for […]

Jourdanton council approves executing agreement with M&S Engineering

Jourdanton City Council members voted to authorize City Manager Lamar Schulz to execute the agreement for M&S Engineering to perform materials testing and construction observation for the 2019 Street and Drainage Program. The decision was part of the Sept. 14 special called meeting. All members present voted in favor of the item: Jack R. Harrison, Chester Gonzales, Karen Pesek and […]


Voter registration drive on Sept. 19

The Atascosa County Republican Party is sponsoring a Voter Registration and Curbside Campaign set for this Saturday, Sept. 19. They will be set up at 1304 Zanderson Ave. in Jourdanton from 3-6 p.m. Come out and register to vote and learn about the Republican Party Candidates. The last date to register to vote is Oct. 5. Early voting begins on […]