About Rebecca Pesqueda

Flashbacks 5-1-19

By Rebecca Pesqueda | May 22, 2019

Flashbacks Madeleine Guajardo Pleasanton Intern 10 years ago Pleasanton’s foreign exchange student Dima Kharchenko earned a bid to the UIL State Tennis Tournament in Austin and becomes the first Pleasanton player to reach that level. Tennis coach Bob Rentfro poses with him. 3rd and 4th grade girls that attended the 3rd-4th Volleyball Camp at the Pleasanton Intermediate Campus are (from […]

Pleasanton free summer program to begin June 4

By Rebecca Pesqueda | May 21, 2019

The City of Pleasanton will soon begin their free, one day per week, eight-week summer program for Atascosa County youth. There will be a variety of activities such as trades, skills, hobbies and sport-related events, with a local sponsor each week. All events are set to begin at 10 a.m.  Events scheduled are: June 4- field day at the Sports […]

Jourdanton Farmers Market

By Rebecca Pesqueda | May 15, 2019

The next Jourdanton Farmers Market is scheduled for this Saturday, May 18, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event is held each Saturday at 1103 Champion Dr. in Jourdanton, at the swimming pool parking lot. Stop by and visit vendors selling items such as fresh produce, baked goods, canned goods and more. You can email lsawicki@jourdantontexas.org if you are interested in […]

Atascosa Running Club meets every Wednesday

By Rebecca Pesqueda | May 15, 2019

Join fellow runners in the Atascosa Running Club Social Fun Run every Wednesday. The next event is set for May 15. They meet at 6:10 p.m. at “The Office Bar and Grill,” run to the Pleasanton River Park, around town and back to The Office. They will be running three to four miles. No one is left behind. They will […]

Pleasanton Green Up day, Saturday

By Rebecca Pesqueda | May 15, 2019

City of Pleasanton Parks and Recreation along with Karnes Electric Coop. are promoting a Pleasanton Green Up day, Saturday, May 18. “We are wanting to get the community together to support and beautify the City of Pleasanton,” said Tony Aguirre, Parks and Recreation Event Coordinator. “We know that there are a lot of people who would like to volunteer and […]

Flashbacks 4-24-19

By Rebecca Pesqueda | May 14, 2019

Flashbacks 4-24-19 Madeleine Guajardo Pleasanton Intern 10 years ago Cactus Garden Restaurant won the Showmanship Award during the 20th Taste of Atascosa sponsored by the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce. The Fiesta themed event had all competitors in their brightest colors. Left to right are Mystle Crossland, Cowboy Homecoming Queen and daughter of co-owner Tressy Merrill, Andrea Gonzales, Meagan Mitchell, Carol […]

CASA Listening Concert

By Rebecca Pesqueda | May 06, 2019

On Saturday, May 11, join Joe Wayne Vickers and friends at the CASA Listening Concert, from 7-9:30 p.m. The event will take place at ACT Theater in Pleasanton. The theater is located on Highway 97 West (Between Primo’s and All Saints Episcopal Church) in Pleasanton. It will be an evening of acoustic-style music featuring local talent in a concert setting, […]

Kid Fish Event May 11

By Rebecca Pesqueda | May 06, 2019

The Official Kid Fish Event, sponsored by El Castillo, the Pleasanton Express and City of Pleasanton will be held Saturday, May 11 at the Pleasanton River Park from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. The event is presented by FinAddict Angler Foundation and free food and prizes will be up for grabs! A fishing clinic will follow after.

Mad Max’s Softball Tournament May 11

By Rebecca Pesqueda | May 05, 2019

Let’s play some ball for a good cause, at Mad Max’s Softball Tournament on May 11. The co-ed softball tourney will take place at the Pleasanton Sports Complex starting at 9 a.m. Bracket will be drawn. Fee is $125 per team. Registration deadline is May 8. Proceeds will be used toward purchasing a diabetic alert dog for Max Wiggins. There […]

Special Olympics Track meet at JHS on May 10

By Rebecca Pesqueda | May 05, 2019

Catch the Special Olympics spirit, at the Atascosa-McMullen Cooperative Special Olympics Track meet this Friday, May 10, at the Jourdanton Indian football stadium. There will be 12 schools attending, whose athletes will compete in running and field events. The festivities will kick off with the Law Enforcement Torch Run starting at approximately 9 a.m. at the Atascosa County Sheriff’s Office. […]