Photo Scavenger Contest Congrats to our weekly winners of the Pleasanton Express Online Photo Scavenger Hunt. Winning prizes from the 80s theme contest this week are: Mindy Sanchez, Omar Luby, Abby Pawelek, Cecelia Miller, Mike Barta, Larry Coolidge, Veronica Flores, Natasha Pesqueda, Sandy Garcia, Valerie Aguero and Debbie Akers. You can see all the winners from this round in the ad on page 8B as well as on our Facebook page. Be sure to check out Webmaster Jessica Machado’s column Social Status on page 8A to see who is taking home the grand prizes. Thanks so much to all of our sponsors for donating.
Mwangaza Choir still here The very talented Mwangaza Youth Choir from Uganda is still in our county. They will be performing on Friday, March 8 at First Baptist Church in Charlotte at 7 p.m. and then at Lytle Country Baptist Church on Wednesday, March 13.
Cathy Self Morgan does it again Former Jourdanton and University of Texas Longhorn standout basketball player Cathy Self Morgan has won her second basketball championship. The 5-A Duncanville team is number two in the nation. The head coach and her team finished the season 42-0 as well as 70 straight basketball wins. See the article by Maggie Rodriguez on page 1C.
Travis’ letter at Alamo Col. William Barret Travis’ “victory or death” letter he wrote during the siege of the Alamo is on display for a few more days. Admission is always free at the Alamo and you may want to wear comfy shoes. Some have waited four hours in line to view the historic letter. It will be there until Thursday, March 7, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Do you love BBQ? You do? Then you should be a judge at the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce Turn-n-Burn BBQ Cookoff on March 22-23. They will need lots of judges (they have 85+ teams already) so, sign up at www.pleasantoncofc.com and click on theTurnn Burn link. It’s a tough job, but someone has to do it, right?
SUE BROWN is the Editor of the Pleasanton Express. Contact her at 830-281-2341 or firstname.lastname@example.org.