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Brush Country Youth Rodeo Association Results – Week #1

By Sue Brown | June 13, 2018

Brush Country Youth Rodeo Association Results • Week #1 June 8, 2018 (Results are: Order, Gender, Name, Time, Place & Points) NOVICE STRAIGHTS 3 B Scout Husky 12.562 1 11 2 G Dally Jo Patrick 33.942 1 11 1 G Avery Martin NT NT 1   NOVICE CLOVERLEAF 1 G Avery Martin 28.372 1 11 3 B Scout Husky 30.125 […]

Out & About

By Sue Brown | June 13, 2018

Free Summer Program for kids June 14 The City of Pleasanton Parks and Recreation Department recently began its free, 12 Week Summer Program for kids. The next program is on Thursday, June 14 and will feature soccer training at the Pleasanton River Park, sponsored by the Boy Scouts of America. Please note registration starts at 8:30 a.m. for this event. […]

Sweepstakes won at regional press contest

By Sue Brown | June 06, 2018

Sue Brown  Editor The Pleasanton Express won sweepstakes at the Texas Gulf Coast Press Association Better Newspaper Contest held in Houston May 17-19 at the 80th annual convention. In all, the Pleasanton Express won 12 awards totaling 700 points. “Winning sweepstakes is a huge honor for the Pleasanton Express,” said Noel Wilkerson Holmes, Publisher. “We brought home some significant wins […]

McMullen Graduation

By Sue Brown | June 06, 2018

Pleasanton Graduation

By Sue Brown | June 06, 2018

PISD issues statement of apology regarding military sash

By Sue Brown | June 04, 2018

Regarding the issue of military sashes being removed prior to the Pleasanton High School  graduation ceremony held Saturday night, superintendent Dr. Matthew Mann issued this statement: “We are very proud of all of our students. PISD wants to honor our students that enlist in the United States armed forces. We will certainly examine and change any and all practices that […]

Charlotte seniors graduate

By Sue Brown | May 29, 2018

Charlotte graduates Madeline Romo and Charlie Rodriguez share a laugh during their senior slide show presentation at Friday’s commencement ceremony. Madeline will be attending Texas A&M University in San Antonio and Charlie will be attending Texas A&M University at Corpus Christi in the fall. Photo by Rebecca Pesqueda | Pleasanton Express  

Area graduates take the stage next two weeks

By Sue Brown | May 24, 2018

Over the next two weeks, several hundred seniors will receive their diplomas from Atascosa and McMullen County schools. Below are the bios and phots of this year’s valedictorians. The salutatorian photos and bios also follow. The senior class photos, principal’s honor graduates, and personal congratulatory advertisements are included in this section on pages 13-18A. For individual photos of each graduating […]

Primary runoff elections underway

By Sue Brown | May 15, 2018

Sue Brown Editor Early voting is underway at the Atascosa County Elections Office, 914 Main St. in Jourdanton for the March Primary Election runoffs. Vote from 8 a.m to 5 p.m. now until Friday, May 18. Election Day is Tuesday, May 22. Locally, the Republican Party has two runoffs on the ballot. Atascosa County Commissioner Pct. 4 between incumbent Bill […]

Unofficial Results of the May 5 General Election

By Sue Brown | May 09, 2018

CITY OF PLEASANTON  Mayor Travis Hall Jr 328 Jeanne Burton Israel 144 Joe Barnes 25 Councilmember District 4 J R Gallegos 35 Eliseo Flores (Inc.) 23 Councilmember District 5 Robert Earl Wood (Inc.) 32 Roger G. Garza 30 The official canvass of the election will be conducted on Monday, May 14, 2018 at 12 p.m. at a Special Session of […]