About Emily Mann

Win your holiday turkey, help kids with cancer Oct. 20

By Emily Mann | October 15, 2019

On Sunday, Oct. 20, KJT Society #87 will host its annual Turkey Bingo at St. Matthew Catholic Church parish hall, located on the corner of Highway 16 and Maple Street in Jourdanton. Doors will open at noon, and games will begin at 12:30 p.m. The proceeds from this event will be donated to Kids Unlimited Foundation, a nonprofit organization in […]

Fundraiser for Jocelyn Lopez Oct. 20

By Emily Mann | October 15, 2019

Rick and Amanda Luna will host a fundraiser for Jocelyn Lopez on Sunday, Oct. 20 from 11 a.m. until sold out at Chile Bandera in Jourdanton. Jocelyn is the 5-year-old daughter of Jocivus and Raquel Lopez. On Sept. 3 she was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) and started treatments right away. Due to some breathing issues, she had to […]

St. Benizi Music Fest Oct. 13

By Emily Mann | October 01, 2019

Mark your calendars for a day of great entertainment and fun, at the St. Benizi Music on Oct. 13. The celebration will take place at the Poteet Strawberry Festival grounds on Highway 16. Free admission for everyone! The live auction gets underway at 2 p.m. Live music begins at 5 p.m. This year’s performers include Erick Y Su Grupo Massore […]

Longhorn Museum’s Benefit & Silent Auction Oct. 26

By Emily Mann | October 01, 2019

The Longhorn Museum’s annual Benefit and Silent Auction will be held Saturday, Oct. 26, at the Pleasanton Civic Center. The event starts at 6 p.m. and the steak dinner follows at 7 p.m. There will be entertainment by the Solis Brothers, a silent auction, hors d’oeuvres, and a steak dinner. The guest speaker for the evening will be Pleasanton Mayor […]

McMullen County Health Fair Oct. 11

By Emily Mann | October 01, 2019

The public is invited to attend the 3rd Annual McMullen County Health Fair and AACOG Road Show, Oct. 11. The event will take place from 3-5 p.m. at the Community Center in Tilden. There are many vendors participating to share ideas and assist you in numerous areas. They include Workforce Solutions Alamo, Alamo Area Council of Governments Services, Texas Kidney […]

Shine a Light on Domestic Violence Oct. 24

By Emily Mann | October 01, 2019

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The goal of Safer Path Family Violence Shelter is to create awareness that lasts far beyond October. Safer Path welcomes you to a candlelight vigil to Shine a Light on Domestic Violence, Oct. 24 at 7 p.m. at the Atascosa County Courthouse. Join them, along with community leaders, law enforcement, business owners, organizations and […]

PISD Mini Cheer Clinic Oct. 7

By Emily Mann | October 01, 2019

Boys and girls ages 4-12 are invited to come to the Pleasanton High School 2019 Mini Cheer Clinic. Participants will receive instruction from the PHS Cheerleaders and perform at a mini pep rally open to the community. The clinic is Oct. 7-9 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. The Mini Pep Rally is Oct. 16 at 5:30 p.m. These will take […]

Unspoken at Poteet Music Pavilion and Grill Oct. 25

By Emily Mann | October 01, 2019

Harvest Time Fellowship (5013c) and Poteet Music Pavilion and Grill will present Unspoken, Stars Go Dim and Caitie Hurst on Oct. 25, at 7 p.m. Tickets are on sale at eventbrite.com and at the Poteet Music Pavilion and Grill. General admission is $20 and VIP/Meet and Greet is $40. Buy your tickets today. Gates for General Admission open at 6 […]

St. Luke’s Fall Festival Oct. 6

By Emily Mann | October 01, 2019

Everyone is cordially invited to the 14th Annual Fall Festival/50th Golden Jubilee Year Celebration at St. Luke/Loire Catholic Church on Sunday, Oct. 6, located at 3930 FM 536, exit #117 off IH-37. Grounds open at 10 a.m., mass celebration at 10:30. The delicious famous BBQ plate for $10 includes brisket, sausage, pinto beans, country potatoes, coleslaw, dessert and iced tea, […]

Produce truck at First United Methodist Church Oct. 15

By Emily Mann | October 01, 2019

Free, fresh fruit and vegetables are available at First United Methodist Church in Pleasanton on the third Tuesday of the month. The next distribution date is Tuesday, Oct. 15. The event starts at 1 a.m. at the church’s parking lot at 420 N. Main St. in Pleasanton. Please bring your own bag. First United Methodist Church also has a food […]