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Charlotte FFA competes at livestock show

By Contributed | January 17, 2019

At left, Charlotte junior, Elijah Reyna (middle) has his broiler judged at the 2019 ACLS.   Gabriella Ruiz Intern It’s that time of the year for the 2019 Atascosa County Stock Show. Charlotte’s FFA has the opportunity to go against other schools to show off their animals and mechanical projects. For the third year in a row, junior Joshua Reyna […]

This Bud’s not for you

By Contributed | November 09, 2018

The theft of an 18-wheeler beer truck resulted in a pursuit early last Tuesday morning with sheriff’s deputies. Sheriff David Soward stated his office received a call at 6:36 a.m. from a truck driver reporting his truck had been stolen from Z’s Super Stop at TX 97 at IH 37. While Deputy Sheriff Chris Gomez was enroute to the location, […]

ONLY 3 DAYS LEFT: Stop Forced Annexation

By Contributed | August 03, 2018

By Marie Levy IF YOU WANT A SAY, SIGN PETITION TODAY We hear some county residents are still confused as to exactly what the petition is. We are happy to keep slicing and dicing until it is understandable enough to digest…before it is too late! Here it is: There are two types of county status designations in Texas when it […]

Reprieve granted to group fighting for property rights

By Contributed | July 31, 2018

“Signatures are difficult to gather in a short amount of time in a county where many property owners prefer to disconnect from the frenzied high- tech style of big city life,” says Marie Levy, organizer of the petition drive Stop Forced Annexation in Atascosa County; but the stakes are high enough in this very important issue that affects all of […]