Pleasanton Man of the Year, Phillip Read

Pleasanton Man of the Year, Phillip Read The  2019 Man of the Year was born in Victoria, Texas, has lived in Pleasanton for 15 years. He has a bachelor’s and an MBA in Business Administration. He has been married for 16 years to Amy and has five active daughters. He has coached little league softball teams and TCYS soccer. He […]

2020-11-18 E-Edition

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Pleasanton Chamber holds 69th Annual Awards Gala

The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce held the 69th Annual Awards Gala at the Pleasanton Country Club on Thursday, November 12. It was a fun and festive night with the theme being Fiesta. The recipients were nominated by the following local clubs: Pleasanton Lion’s Club, Pleasanton Rotary Club, Pleasanton ISD Education Foundation, Woman’s Club of Pleasanton, Alpha Joy Sorority, Pleasanton Parks […]

Main Street Outreach Thanksgiving cancelled; donate to local food pantries

The holiday season often brings out the best in people, when acts of kindness are plentiful. For nearly 20 years, volunteers with Main Street Outreach in Pleasanton have provided Thanksgiving meals to the homebound and those most in need. Last year, approximately 1,500 meals were served to Atascosa County residents. However, like so many other events this year, the annual […]

Mask mandate in effect again for Atascosa Co.

Atascosa County is once again under a mask mandate per Texas Executive Order GA-2. The county was informed by the Texas Department of Emergency Management (TDEM) on Monday that its “new positive COVID-19 cases” running total count has exceeded the maximum number to remain on the exemption list. Per TDEM, a county must have 30 or fewer new positive COVID […]


The 8th Annual Pleasanton Police Department Blue Santa program is underway! You can pick up applications at the police station. Deadline to turn them in is Dec. 4. Drive-thru distribution is set for Dec. 18. They also welcome any toy and monetary donations, which can be dropped off at the station. Stop by the Pleasanton Express located at 114 E. […]

Out and About

Open audition on Nov. 19 for Talent Show Show off your talent and earn a cash prize. An open audition for the Merry on Main’s Got Talent Show is set for Thursday, Nov. 19, from 7-9 p.m. at the Pleasanton Civic Center. They are looking for talent in both the 5-15 and 16+ age groups. Finalists to be announced via […]

Mega food distribution this Saturday

The San Antonio Food Bank and Atascosa County is hosting a mega food distribution at the Atascosa County Courthouse, 1 Courthouse Circle Drive in Jourdanton this Saturday, Nov. 21, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Everyone who wishes to receive food needs to register on the San Antonio Food Bank’s website at The green line on the map to the right […]


The Jourdanton Indians 8th Grade football team was recognized during Monday’s Jourdanton City Council meeting for their 2020 undefeated season. Pictured, from left, back row: are City Manager Lamar Schultz, council members Chester Gonzales and Jack Harrison, Mayor Robert “Doc” Williams and council members Karen Pesek, Raul “Roy” Morales and Patsy Tymrak-Daughtrey; middle row: JJHS Coach Bryan Borth, JoMichael Flores, […]


Bob Price and Price Chevrolet donated $2,000 to the Jourdanton Education Foundation (JEF). Pictured, from left, are, back row: Brandon Gandara, Oliver Lewis, Russ Fox and Kevin Strickland; middle row: Angie Sotello, Sandra Godinez, Earl Davis, Heather Puente, Marcus Villarreal and Mark Rodriguez; front row: Oscar Gonzalez, LJ Mross, Bob Price, Stephanie Collins (JEF), Theresa McAllister (JISD Superintendent) and Michele […]