Poetry Night in Poteet


Poteet Intermediate Campus presented a fun mic night at Poetry Cafe on Feb. 8, in which students performed poetry. Pleasanton Express photos by Lisa Luna

Autism Awareness Series


The second part in our Autism Awareness Series features Logan David Jenks. Autism, or autism spectrum disorder, refers to a range of conditions characterized by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviors, speech and nonverbal communication, as well as by unique strengths and differences. Three-year-old Logan was diagnosed with autism at the age of 2, in June 2017 and is nonverbal. […]

3A Honor Band Concert Feb. 16

The Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) named the Jourdanton Wind Symphony the 3A Honor Band at the annual Texas Bandmaster’s Association convention in San Antonio on July 20, 2017. Honor Band is the highest award a concert band can receive in the state of Texas and is equivalent to winning a state championship in athletics. Bands enter at the region […]

Autism Series

FREE Parents bring awareness

The bond between a loving parent and their child is like no other. When a mother or father senses that their child may need special help to meet their needs, they often do all they can to advocate on their behalf. Such is the case with several local parents and grandparents, who wanted to share their loved one’s stories and […]

AFCC Rummage Sale set for Feb. 3


Don’t miss out on the Atascosa Family Crisis Center Rummage Sale on Saturday, Feb. 3. The event is set for 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. at 201 N. Main St. in Pleasanton (corner of Main and Hunt Street, the old Crosspoint Fellowship). Please come by, rain or shine, and see what great deals you can find on furniture, household items, clothing, […]

Teen Dating Violence: know the signs, how to help and spread awareness


Often times we don’t hear or see the silent cries for help from teenagers, and that can affect them in major ways in the short and long term. What any parent wants more than anything is to be able to protect their child from anyone that may harm or be harmed. That is why it is important to be informed […]

Strawberry City Show-N-Shine car show


Bring out your hot rod, classic car or motorcycle to the Strawberry City Show-N-Shine on Friday, Feb. 2. This free event is scheduled to start at 6 p.m. at the Poteet Strawberry Festival grounds on Highway 16. Join them for food and music in a family-friendly atmosphere. Poteet Music Pavillion Grill will be making the food and they have an […]

2018-2019 Cowboy Homecoming Court


Pleasanton Express photo by Sue Brown The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce announced the girls elected to the 2018-2019 Cowboy Homecoming Court. Left to right are twins Aubrey and Amber Guerra, Perri Alexander, Bobbie Rice, Bailey Lopez and Megan Huizar. The crowning of the queen will be held Friday, March 9 prior to the dance with The Hill Brothers performing. Make […]

Pleasanton BPA advances to state


Business Professionals of America (BPA), Pleasanton High School Chapter, had a great showing at Regional contest on Jan. 20 at Medina Valley High School. Thirteen students qualified for State competition in individual and team events. Before awards were distributed, Delanee Olivarri was installed as the new Regional President for Area 2 Region 2. As a Regional Officer, she will serve […]

Pleasanton Cowboy Homecoming Queen Candidates


This year’s Pleasanton Cowboy Homecoming will be held in conjunction with the Turn-N-Burn BBQ Cook-Off, March 8-11. Voting for Cowboy Homecoming Queen will take place on Friday, Jan. 26 and Saturday, Jan. 27, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Pleasanton Chamber Log Cabin. To vote you must live in Pleasanton ISD and be in ninth grade or older. […]

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