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AFCC Movies at Pleasanton River Park

By Pleasanton Express Staff | July 17, 2018

Atascosa Family Crisis Center is back this month with FREE Movies in the Park for everyone! This Friday, July 21, AFCC will be at Pleasanton River Park baseball field with FREE food and drink while supplies last and will be featuring the family friendly movie, “Mercy Rule”. Grab your lawn chairs, blankets and kiddos for some FREE family fun this […]

Jourdanton looks to 3D mapping

By Pleasanton Express Staff | July 11, 2018

Brian Shirley, President for the 3cGEO mapping system, addressed the Jourdanton City Council with a proposal for 3-D mapping of the City. His company is 12 years old, they have three full time staff and many contract employees. The best way to describe the mapping is to think of Google maps with the city’s water lines, streets, sewer lines, fire […]

Atascosa Co. Jail Bookings

By Pleasanton Express Staff | July 11, 2018

The people named in this report have been charged with but not found guilty of the crimes listed. This information is provided by the ACSO under the Texas Public Information Act, Chapter 552. 07/02/18-Rene AnthonyReyes, Sr., DOB 1979, was arrested by the Pleasanton PD ona charge of Public Intoxication,at 12:01 a.m.07/02/18-Ray MartinezLedesma, DOB 1980, wasarrested by the DPS on a […]

Call Stats Reports

By Pleasanton Express Staff | July 11, 2018

The ACSO has been very busy the past seven days with more than 244 calls. Arson07/07/18, 10:26 p.m., ACSDominguez, ACS Lindsay,ACS Peralta, Taylor Rd., Jourdanton Assault07/03/18, 2:40 p.m., ACSCooper, ACS Hernandez,PoteetAssault Bodily Injury07/04/18, 6:20 p.m., ACSSaucedo, Royal Oaks Drive, Poteet07/07/18, 9:10 p.m., ACSBunch, ACS Mendoza, FredHarris Drive, Von OrmyAssault By Contact07/04/18, 2:50 p.m., ACSLopez, Royal Oaks St., PoteetAssault Family Violence07/02/18, […]

Marker dedication for Parkers, KBOP

By Pleasanton Express Staff | July 11, 2018

It was a joyous morning Saturday, June 30 at the Longhorn Museum, for the dedication of the official Texas Historical Marker for Dr. Ben and Mona Parker and KBOP. The event was sponsored by the Atascosa County Historical Commission and the Longhorn Museum Society. Barbara Morris Westbrook, chairman of the Atascosa County Historical Commission, gave the welcoming address. She spoke […]

Czech out authentic meal this Sunday

By Pleasanton Express Staff | July 11, 2018

The sauerkraut is almost ready, kolaches are being baked, and the Markmann Polkateers are gearing up to play lots of polka music while visitors enjoy a fabulous Czech meal. That could only mean one thing: CZECH DAY! Yes, indeed, St. Matthew Catholic Church in Jourdanton will hold its annual Czech Day Celebration on Sunday, July 15, at the church and […]


By Pleasanton Express Staff | July 11, 2018

Shanna Niemann, Activity Manager brought fishing to the residents of Retama Manor Pleasanton South for a fishing tournament recently. Theresa Gonzalez hooked into a great catch, and all had a fun time trying to catch the biggest fish. Pictured from left to right are Julie Rejino, Zenon Patlan, Pablo Martinez, Luz Perez, Eva Palacios, Mattie Wier, Mary DeLeon, Carol Kothman, […]

Last day of free vegan cooking classes

By Pleasanton Express Staff | July 11, 2018

Lots of people are getting interested in a vegetarian or vegan lifestyle because they have learned that it is a healthier lifestyle. Vegan recipes are all plant based and use no animals products. Many have questions like- Where do you get your protein? Do you just eat salads? Where will I get calcium? Is the food bland tasting? Will my […]

Registration deadline for Back to School Bash

By Pleasanton Express Staff | July 11, 2018

It is that time of year again, to register for the 6th annual Back to School Bash. The free school supply drive is hosted by New Beginnings Baptist Church, so that area children from pre-kindergarten 12th grade can have a jump start at school. However, you must register your child by July 27 (or while supplies last) to receive supplies […]

Upcoming free Movie Nights set

By Pleasanton Express Staff | July 11, 2018

More free Movie Nights are planned for the summer. The Atascosa Family Crisis Center is very excited to be joining forces with the cities and community to make these events possible. Dates are: July 20- Pleasanton River Park. July 27- Charlotte City Park. Aug. 3- McMullen County Community Center in Tilden. Aug. 4- Poteet Canyon Park. Aug. 10- Pleasanton River […]