The General Election is just about a month away and if you want to vote, you must be registered. You have until October 9 to do so. If you are unsure if you are among those able to vote, you can check online at team1.sos.state. tx.us/voterws/viw/faces/ SearchSelectionVoter.jsp. If you aren’t registered, be sure to fill out the online application or you can also visit the Atascosa County Election Administrator’s office at 914 Main Street, Jourdanton, TX 78026.
County Fair Don’t forget to attend the Atascosa County Fair this Saturday and Sunday, October 6 and 7. There are lots of different categories to enter for judging- home arts, baked goods, canning, quilting, photography etc. See if you can win a blue ribbon! The Junior Prospect show will also be held plus a dance on Saturday night featuring Zach Edwards Band with Billy Hanson and the Lone Strangers opening.
Photo Sale Ever see a photo in the paper that you would like to own? Now’s the time to do it. We are running a 30 percent off sale for the month of October. Go to www.pleasantonexpress. smugmug.com to browse our over 30,000 local photos. Check out our categories from high school sports to church picnics and local festivals. To take advantage of the sale just enter the coupon code OCT30 at checkout.
Last chance to submit Hispanic recipes Please send in your Hispanic Family Recipes for our feature running in the October 10 edition. So grab Abuela’s recipe cards and send in your favorite to Webmaster Jessica Machado by email firstname.lastname@example.org, come by the office to drop them off or snail mail them to PO Drawer 880, Pleasanton, Tx 78064. We look forward to trying them out!!
Ghost Stories Most of us have experienced a ghostly moment – either actually seeing an apparition or just having an eerie feeling without an explanation. Share your story – real or fiction – with us. Submit to Jessica Machado by email email@example.com, come by the office to drop them off or snail mail them to PO Drawer 880, Pleasanton, Tx 78064. Deadline is Thursday, October 25. We’ll feature the top stories in the October 31, Halloween issue.
SUE BROWN is the Editor of the Pleasanton Express. Contact her at 830-281-2341 or firstname.lastname@example.org.