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Woelfel Medals at the 4-H Shooting Sports State Games

Brannan Woelfel, McMullen County 4-H member, competed at the 4-H Shooting Sports State Games in Archery. The State Games Archery Match was held at the National Shooting Sports Complex in San Antonio on July 16th -27th. Brannan is the first 4-H member from McMullen County to compete at the State Games in Archery. Brannan competed in four events in the […]

Atascosa County 4-H Handlers attend State Dog Show in Belton

You don’t have to have a purebred dog to have fun in 4-H with the Atascosa 4-H K9 Handlers! The 2017- 2018 State 4-H Dog Show was held in Belton, Texas July 13 -15. Atascosa 4-H had 6 members participating with 8 dogs. Chloe Jackson competed with her dog Rio in Tricks earning a 5th place out of 34 entries, […]


Marilyn Scheer, Josue (Josh) Valadez, Tiffany Stamey, Juaquin (Mingo) Garcia, James (Allen) Hime and April Fritz at South Texas Farm and Ranch invite you to see their new arrivals! They are located at 1801 Hwy. 97 E. in Jourdanton.

Atascosa 4-H Awards Banquet August 3

The annual awards banquet will be held on Friday, August 3, 2018, at 6:00p.m. and will be held at the Pleasanton Jr. High School Cafeteria. We are delighted to announce that the speaker this year is Rebekah Wagner, former Poteet 4-H member. Tickets are $7.00 for parents, non-4-Hers and guests. The price for 4-H members is $5.00. Due to the […]

Atascosa Stop Forced Annexation challenge – 2000 signatures in 48 hours.


IF YOU THINK IT CAN’T HAPPEN TO US…THINK AGAIN Atascosa County residents are in the crosshairs of San Antonio. If you don’t believe it, take a look at the map below. San Antonio can annex up to 5 miles in all direction each year. How far are you from San Antonio?…and, they don’t have to ask our permission because we […]

Poteet FFA’s Kennedy & Ortega receive Lonestar Degrees at State Convention

Fort Worth, Texas – Jayci Kennedy and Karen Ortega, of the Poteet FFA Chapter, was awarded the Lone Star FFA Degree in at the 90th annual Texas FFA State Convention held July 9-13 in Fort Worth. The Lone Star FFA Degree is the highest degree bestowed by the Texas FFA. The Lone Star FFA Degree recognizes FFA members who have […]

Korus competes at national 4-H shooting sports championships

During the week of June 25-29, Peter Korus, Mesquite 4-H Club, represented the state of Texas as a member of the 2018 4-H National Shooting Sports Championships held in Grand Island, Nebraska. Peter participated in the Archery Compound Division. The 4-H Shooting Sports program strives to teach our nation’s young people science skills along with decision making, teamwork, self-discipline, self-confidence, […]

Final Brush Country Youth Rodeo

Jourdanton FFA students receive scholarships at state convention

On July 10, Jourdanton FFA traveled to Fort Worth, also known as “cow town”, to attend the 90th Annual FFA State Convention. The group of 20 members that attended represented the entire Jourdanton FFA chapter by serving as voting delegates in numerous business sessions and meetings. Throughout the week, members developed stronger leadership abilities, and also developed a better understanding […]

Pleasanton FFA attends State Convention

Pleasanton FFA had the privilege of attending the 90th Annual Texas FFA Convention this past week in Fort Worth. On Tuesday, July 10th Pleasanton FFA began their morning by getting to visit the famous Fort Worth stockyards and all of the interesting history imbedded into it. Then headed to the convention center for the first general session. Texas FFA broke […]

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