Happy 4th of July



Enjoy the holidays celebrating our nation’s birthday. There are several events happening in the county. Be safe! The Pleasanton Express will be closed on Friday, July 5 as well as July 4.

The last phase of pickup is happening

The trucks are making their way throughout the last section of the City of Pleasanton this week. •Week Three- July 1-5 – the northwest area, north of Goodwin and west of Bryant Streets. Place those items curbside and make your property look better which will make our town look better.

Sizzling Summer Scavenger Hunt Next Week!

Our Social Media and Webmaster Jessica M. Machado has cooked up another Scavenger Hunt. So get on Facebook, find our Pleasanton Express page and start solving to win, win, win! Over 40 merchants and businesses have donated some very cool prizes for the hottest one yet. See page 11C for the complete rules and a list of our sponsors. Happy hunting! Questions? Email jmachado@pleasantonexpress.com.

Young Farmers Rodeo next month

The Young Farmers are getting ready for the Pleasanton Young Farmers’ Cowboy of the Year Open Rodeo Festival. Gary P. Nunn will perform after the Cowboy of the Year, South Texas Hall of Fame presentations and rodeo on Friday, August 16. Steve Wariner will headline on Saturday with Bracken Hale Band. An IBCA sanctioned BBQ cook-off, washer contest, and new this year – Best Welding Truck rig. Keep watching the upcoming weeks for more information on this event.

Want to be Queen?

Applications for the 2013-2014 Cowboy Homecoming Queen are available now at the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce office. For more information, contact the court sponsor Claudia Reyes 830-570- 9392 or the chamber at 830- 569-2163. Deadline is Thursday, August 1.

SUE BROWN is the Editor of the Pleasanton Express. Contact her at 830-281-2341 or sbrown@pleasantonexpress.com.

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