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Longhorn Museum wants your memories

Haircuts. Barber shops. Lots of memories there – some good, some not so good, some very surprising. Join the Longhorn Museum at their next society meeting on Tuesday, August 14, at 7 p.m. Bring a friend. Following a short business meeting, the group is invited to tell some entertaining and perhaps unusual stories about their experiences in places that take […]

Jourdanton ECC to open



On Thursday, Aug. 2, staff and administration greeted families at the Jourdanton Early Childhood Center Open House event. Jourdanton ISD Superintendent Theresa McAllister was pleased with the turn-out. “It was good to see everyone, especially all the kids that are going to be at that campus– the smiles on their faces. I think it went well. It was also nice […]

Stuff the Bus for Child Welfare Board

Make a difference in a child’s life, by donating to the Atascosa County Child Welfare Board Stuff the Bus event Saturday, Aug. 11. It will take place at the Wamart parking lot from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Please help provide backpacks filled with school supplies to foster children in our county by donating some of the following items: •Backpacks […]

Remembering yesterday at Yesteryear Festival



On Saturday, July 21, the grounds of the Longhorn Museum in Pleasanton were packed with visitors from throughout South Texas, for the Yesteryear Festival. The event is sponsored by the Longhorn Museum Society. A crowd favorite, the annual festival features a wide variety of indoor and outdoor activities. Festival attendees were reminded of a more simpler time as they learned […]

Pastors meeting on August 10

If you are a minister in the South Texas area, you need to be at this meeting. Jimmy Swaggart Bible College Professor and Children’s Pastor Mike Muzzeral will be the guest speaker for this special minister’s service on Friday, Aug. 10 at 2 p.m. at Christ the Rock Church. The church is located at 8986 US Highway 281 in Leming. […]

Solis returns to conduct Pleasanton, Casas to direct middle-schoolers



New Pleasanton High School band director Eduardo Solis and Pleasanton Junior High band director Michael Casas met with parents and students at a band booster meeting on July 30. Solis, who had been at Pleasanton from 1998 to 2003, returns after spending the past 12 years directing the band at Poteet. “I’m very glad to be back and just want […]

Kids Crusade with Mike Muzzeral

Children are invited to the Kids Crusade with Mike Muzzeral from Aug. 10-12. This is a free, all-day event. Children will be served lunch and dinner both days. The kids can expect to attend a 10 a.m. church service followed by fun activities throughout the day. Each day will conclude witha6p.m. service expected to end around 8 p.m. Parents are […]

AHC Health Fair set for Aug. 18

HPV Forum included

Atascosa Health Center, Inc has teamed up with the American Cancer Society to host a Community Health Fair/ HPV Forum Saturday, August 18 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m, 310 W. Oaklawn, Pleasanton (across from H-E-B). AHC will have numerous vendors Antonio Blood Bank, Lions Visions Bus, Methodist Hospital South, Coastal Bend, just to name a few. Three guest speakers include, Dr. […]

Declaration of Independence reading

In Atascosa County, local criminal defense attorneys held an annual public reading of the Declaration of Independence on July 3, 2017, on the steps of the Atascosa County Courthouse in Jourdanton. In attendance to participate in the reading were local attorneys Ninfa Gallegos Carrillo, Mike Finkel, Megan Harkins, Iris B. Porter, and Michael Repka. They joined more than 127 other […]


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