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Senior’s Day Sept. 24 at Civic Center

By Rebecca Pesqueda | September 21, 2018

The Pleasanton Parks and Recreation Department has partnered with the Pleasanton Express to create an avenue for our senior citizens to stay active throughout the year.  Each week there will be a day dedicated and time for all seniors to join in the fun activities at the Pleasanton Civic Center. This will be free with no registration needed. The next […]

UMW Christmas Trunk Show on Sept. 23

By Rebecca Pesqueda | September 21, 2018

Come do your Christmas shopping early at the UMW Trunk Show on Sunday, Sept. 23 from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. For more information, talk to Denise Petter or call the church office at 830-569-2083.

Rock-N-At the River Gospel Music Festival

By Rebecca Pesqueda | September 21, 2018

Join The Navigators as they host the 7th annual Rock-N-At the River Gospel Music Festival on Saturday,  Sept. 22. The free event will take place from 1-5 p.m. at the Pleasanton Civic Center. Cleto Rodriguez of FOX 29 News will be the Master of Ceremonies. Come enjoy some Texas Pride BBQ, soft drinks and great music by Clifton Jansky, Patsy […]

9-19-18 Flashbacks

By Rebecca Pesqueda | September 20, 2018

Flashbacks Madeleine Guajardo Staff Writer 10 years ago Ms. Cathy Cook came to visit the pre-kindergarten class at First Baptist Church Child Development Center while learning all about the letter “C.” Pleasanton senior defensive tackle Colton Young (77) and senior defensive back Victor Lopez (2) tackle Sam Houston running back Edward Perkings-Lovings in the second quarter at the SAISD Sports […]

Election Day for Texas Senate District 19 TODAY

By Rebecca Pesqueda | September 18, 2018

Today is the day to vote for the Special Election of the Texas Senate for District 19! Get out, go vote and be heard! Check tomorrow’s issue of the Pleasanton Express for the final results! Peter Flores (R) of Pleasanton vs. Pete Gallego (D) of Alpine

Atascosa County Animal Control Grand Opening Sept. 21

By Rebecca Pesqueda | September 18, 2018

  After about a year of construction, the big event is finally here! The highly anticipated Atascosa County Animal Control Facility Grand Opening is set for this Friday, Sept. 21 from 1-3 p.m. The event will take place at the ACAC facility located at 292 Spur 162 in Jourdanton, behind the Tex Best. The ceremony will include a ribbon cutting, […]

“Burning of the J” Homecoming Celebration Sept. 19

By Rebecca Pesqueda | September 18, 2018

Jourdanton ISD is holding their annual tradition of the “Burning of the J” Homecoming Celebration this Wednesday! Follow us on Facebook and Snapchat (@pe_1909) for live videos, photos and more!

Tuesday Night Volleyball

By Rebecca Pesqueda | September 18, 2018

Jourdanton Squaws are the last team to open up their district season tonight against the Lytle Lady Pirates. Everyone except Poteet will be playing at home tonight, who will be playing at Brooks Academy. Follow us on Twitter @PE1909 and on Facebook for live game updates!

9-12-18 Flashbacks

By Rebecca Pesqueda | September 13, 2018

Flashbacks Madeleine Guajardo Staff Writer 10 years ago The local 4-H club created a “birthday-in-a-box” project and presented the gifts to CASA os South Texas for children in foster care. The “Happy Birthday” community service project is in conjunction with the 4-H Centennial (100 years) Celebration. Carolyn Osborn says their hope is that CASA kids “enjoy each box as it […]

Reception honoring Rev. Junior Jones on Sept. 15

By Rebecca Pesqueda | September 10, 2018

This week has been proclaimed “Rev. Junior Jones Week” in Atascosa County. The community is invited to attend a reception for Rev. Jones this Saturday, Sept. 15 from 2-5 p.m. at the EMS School in Poteet. It is located behind the Poteet Fire Station. There will be a short program at 2 p.m. followed by a brisket meal and cake.