About Rebecca Pesqueda

Pleasanton NHS new inductees

By Rebecca Pesqueda | January 17, 2019

On Wednesday, December 5, Pleasanton National Honor Society inducted nine new members. NHS picks students who best represent the four pillars: leadership, scholarship, character and service. Pictured above, left to right: Advisor, Mrs. Leonhardt; Secretary, Felicia Patel; President, Sydney Sykes; Inductees: Celia Alvarez, Matthew White, James Barcomb, Keith Cordova, Garrett Lopez, Trisha West, Skylar Schimelpfening; Treasurer, Zorayda Martinez; Vice President, […]

Free senior meals at Pleasanton Civic Center

By Rebecca Pesqueda | January 15, 2019

Application pick-up for free senior meals continues weekdays at the Pleasanton Civic Center, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Meals will be delivered once a week to qualified seniors at the Civic Center. As part of the City of Pleasanton’s partnership with Meals on Wheels, they must provide congregate seating and eating along with an activity during each meal.  With […]

Senior Days Jan. 28

By Rebecca Pesqueda | January 15, 2019

Senior days at the Pleasanton Civic Center is canceled for Monday, Jan 21 for Martin Luther King Day.  Senior Days will continue on Monday, Jan. 28 at 9:30 a.m. Please join them that day, as Retama North hosts the first craft day.  Those with questions are asked to please call the Pleasanton Civic Center.

GriefShare at Cowboy Fellowship begins Jan. 20

By Rebecca Pesqueda | January 15, 2019

Cowboy Fellowship will start their GriefShare program at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 20. After the funeral, when the cards and flowers have stopped coming, most of the people around you return to their normal lives. However, your grief continues and you feel alone. GriefShare is a support group that meets weekly. You will find a warm, caring environment and […]

South Texas Cotillion Registration Deadline

By Rebecca Pesqueda | January 11, 2019

In a world where kindness, courtesy and respect are often overlooked, JDW Cotillion is recognized as an authority in educating young people in the art of social skills and social dance training. Deadline for the South Texas Cotillion signup is February 6. Online registration is now open with limited space available. Please register at www.cotillion.com. Open to 5th & 6th graders […]

Little League Registrations

By Rebecca Pesqueda | January 11, 2019

  Pleasanton Little League: Tuesday, Jan. 15 Final In-Person Registration @ Pleasanton Civic Center 6-9 p.m. Online Registration and information needed is available on the new website www.pleasantontxlittleleague.com   Jourdanton Little League: Online Registration and information needed is available on the website www.jourdantonlittleleague.com   Charlotte Little League: Registration Dates: January 17th, 24th, 28th, and 31st at the Charlotte Volunteer Fire […]

Cowboy Homecoming Queen Meeting Jan. 14

By Rebecca Pesqueda | January 11, 2019

2018 Cowboy Homecoming Queens Aubrey & Amber Guerra   Are you a Pleasanton ISD sophomore or junior interested in being crowned this year’s Cowboy Homecoming Queen? If so, plan to attend the Cowboy Homecoming Queen Meeting this Monday, Jan. 14 at 7 p.m. at the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce Log Cabin located at 605 2nd Street. Packets with information are […]

Flashbacks 1-9-19

By Rebecca Pesqueda | January 11, 2019

Flashbacks Madeleine Guajardo Pleasanton Intern 10 years ago Pleasanton forward Jonathan Gaitan pops the ball loose from Uvalde guard on Friday. The Eagles defeating the Coyotes 42-39. Poteet Police Department’s Blue Santa program distributed gifts to 147 children in Poteet on Christmas Eve. The officers pictures delivering gifts are (l-r) Officer Luis Farias, who spearheaded the program, and Officer Roland […]

Senior Day Bingo Jan. 14

By Rebecca Pesqueda | January 11, 2019

Senior Day is back this coming Monday, Jan. 14 with BINGO beginning at 9:30 a.m. at the Pleasanton Civic Center. Sponsored by the Pleasanton Express and City of Pleasanton Parks and Rec Department. 

Judge J. Taylor Brite

By Rebecca Pesqueda | January 11, 2019

Judge J. Taylor Brite Surrounded by his family, retired State District Judge J. Taylor Brite passed away peacefully at his home in Pleasanton, Texas on January 7, 2019 at the age of 97.  His life was defined by his devotion to God, his family, the law, his country, and service to the people of Atascosa County and South Texas.  In […]