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Vote for Pleasanton Homecoming Queen

This year’s Pleasanton Cowboy Homecoming will be held in conjunction with the Turn-N-Burn BBQ Cook-Off, on Friday, March 8 and Saturday, March 9.

The Pleasanton Cowboy Homecoming Queen election will be held Friday, Jan. 25 and Saturday, 26. Voting will take place both days from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Pleasanton Chamber Log Cabin.

To vote you must live in Pleasanton ISD and be in ninth grade or older. Voters must have a valid ID or proof you live in the district.

Pleasanton ISD employees that live outside the district can vote with proper school ID. Students can vote at Pleasanton High School on Friday, Jan. 25 during lunch.

Vote for Slomchinski Farms


Bill and Brett of Slomchinski Farms made the top three finalists of the National Farm Credit video contest. You can check out their video and the link to vote below. Vote today at: farmcredit.com/ videocontest

Senior Days Jan. 28

Senior Days will continue on Monday, Jan. 28 at 9:30 a.m. Please join them that day, as Retama North hosts the first craft day.

Those with questions are asked to please call the Pleasanton Civic Center.

Free senior meals at Pleasanton Civic Center

Application pick-up for free senior meals continues weekdays at the Pleasanton Civic Center, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Meals will be delivered once a week to qualified seniors at the Civic Center. As part of the City of Pleasanton’s partnership with Meals on Wheels, they must provide congregate seating and eating along with an activity during each meal.

With the new Senior Days program that just started, the City will be providing a place to enjoy a nutritious meal and fellowship. Those with questions may call the Pleasanton Civic Center at 830-569-5904.

Campbellton Hall annual membership meeting

The Campbellton Hall Association will hold its annual membership meeting on Monday, Jan. 28 at 6:30 p.m. in the Campbellton


Anyone with an interest in the Campbellton Community is encouraged to attend this meeting. Everyone is welcome and if you wish to be a voting member, dues for 2019 are $5 and can be paid at the meeting. Refreshments will be served and there will be a drawing for gift card door prizes.

Museum speaker to address nuisance wildlife

Have a problem with wildlife creating a nuisance in your landscape? Retired wildlife biologist Joe Herrera may have just the information you need to deal with this problem.

Herrera, a retired biologist with Texas Parks & Wildlife, will be the featured speaker at the Longhorn

Museum meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 5.

The public is cordially invited to hear him speak and answer any questions you may have regarding problems with wildlife on your property. He will present his program, following a brief meeting of the museum society at 7 p.m. at the museum.

Bring your questions. He will be happy to answer them. The museum is located at 1959 Hwy. 97 E in Pleasanton.

IF YOU have an event you would like featured in Out and About, email Lifestyles Editor Lisa Luna at lluna@pleasantonexpress.com or call our office at 830-569- 6130 or 830-281-2341.

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