About Rebecca Pesqueda

Raul Mejia

By Rebecca Pesqueda | June 21, 2018

Raul Mejia Raul Jose Mejia, age 62, of Pleasanton, passed away Sunday, June 10, 2018 in Lufkin. He was born Wednesday, February 8, 1956 in Jourdanton, to Juan C. and Ruducinda (Olquin) Mejia. Raul is survived by his son, Michael Mejia and wife Anna Ramos of Pleasanton; daughters, America Reyna and husband Joe Hernandez of Pearsall, Angelica Dees of Brownwood, […]

St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church Annual Picnic June 24

By Rebecca Pesqueda | June 20, 2018

St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Charlotte will hold their annual church picnic on Sunday, June 24th. There will be a Spanish Mass at 10 a.m. and an English Mass will follow at 11:30. Afterwards, brisket/sausage plates will be sold for $8 a plate. Various activities will take place throughout the day including music from DJ Casares, a volleyball […]

Benefit for Jaramillo June 23

By Rebecca Pesqueda | June 20, 2018

A Barbecue Chicken/Kiolbassa Sausage Plate Sale will be held for Sebastian Jaramillo on Saturday, June 23. Pick up location will be 140 Crestfield Dr. in Pleasanton from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Plates are $8 each and will include a leg quarter, sausage, rice, beans, potato salad, bread and tea. Funds raised will benefit Sebastian Jaramillo, to help with medical […]

Basketball-Arama on June 23

By Rebecca Pesqueda | June 20, 2018

The Navigators of South Texas invite the public to their 6th Annual City Tournament on Saturday, June 23. The event will take place at the Pleasanton High School Gym from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The 5×5 double-elimination competition is for a maximum of 10 teams. There will be free food and drinks available and the event is open to […]

Poteet Summer Reading Program

By Rebecca Pesqueda | June 20, 2018

The Poteet Public Library will hold its Summer Reading Program starting June 26, from 10-11 a.m. every Tuesday through July 31. The library will also be open the following Saturdays: June 23, July 21 and August 18, from 9 a.m.- 1 p.m.

Arts & Crafts at Pleasanton Civic Center June 21

By Rebecca Pesqueda | June 20, 2018

The City of Pleasanton Parks and Recreation Department will hold its next Free Summer Program for kids on Thursday, June 21. Bring the kids to the Pleasanton Civic Center for arts and crafts at 10 a.m., sponsored by Jamie’s Ranch.

Classifieds-06-20-18

By Rebecca Pesqueda | June 20, 2018

Atascosa Co. see largest increase

By Rebecca Pesqueda | June 20, 2018

Rebecca Pesqueda Staff Writer The state comptroller’s office has released the monthly city sales tax revenue for June. The City of Pleasanton sees the largest percentage increase and net payment received above the other cities in Atascosa County this month. Pleasanton received a net payment of $455,264.75 this month, up from last year’s $346,451.90, with a percentage increase of 31.40. […]

Pool time, cool time

By Rebecca Pesqueda | June 20, 2018

4×4 Aim for Kindness event held for MandT

By Rebecca Pesqueda | June 20, 2018

Rebecca Pesqueda Staff Writer Tanner McCleary was an amazing young man whose life was cut short by tragedy. He had an unmatched enthusiasm for living life to the fullest, hunting and shooting. One of the most kind hearted souls on the planet, he still continues to impact others’ lives through the #SpreadkindnessforMandT movement, which encourages acts of kindness in the […]