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Atascosa Basketball Clinic

On Dec. 15, in Charlotte, The Navigators move one step closer to covering Atascosa County with basketball clinics for 12-15 year-old boys and girls. The clinic will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Charlotte High School gym. This basketball clinic is geared toward boys and girls from 12-15 yearsold. Pre-registration is required and waivers must be […]

Dec. 13 Small Business Accounting Workshop

The City of Pleasanton will hold a Small Business Accounting Workshop in partnership with H&R Block on Dec. 13, at 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m., at the Pleasanton Civic Center. There are many tax incentives designated for small businesses that help minimize tax liabilities, which can positively impact a business’ bottom line. To register for this workshop or for small […]

DAR MEMBERS VISIT VETERANS

On Oct. 26, DAR members (Jolene Disbro, Kay Hudson, Glynda Martin), members of VFW 245 Legion Riders and Chaplain Chapa of Poteet VFW 8555 attended National Day of the Deployed at The Frank Tejeda State Home in Floresville. National Day of Deployed is when we recognize and honor the brave men and women and their families for the many sacrifices […]

Forever Families at Adoption Day



Nov. 29 was a celebration of families, as Associate Judge Melissa DeGerolami of the Child Protective Court of South Central Texas granted adoptions for four new families. The hearings were held at the District Courtroom at the Atascosa County Courthouse. She began by thanking District Judge Lynn Ellison for graciously allowing them to interrupt his docket that day for the […]

PANCAKES WITH SANTA AT ST. MATTHEW CATHOLIC CHURCH

VINTAGE IN VERDI


This year’s Vintage in Verdi was a great success, with many turning out to find unique treasures, just like these two youngsters did.

Pleasanton Express Christmas Story Contest deadline extended to Dec. 17

The Pleasanton Express invites its readers to enter its annual “Brush Country Christmas Story” Contest. The story can be fiction or true; humorous or serious. The Pleasanton Express will pay the two winners $50 each– one for the serious story category and one for the humorous story category. Stories are limited to a maximum of 750 words and the deadline […]

Search for CH Queen begins

This year’s Cowboy Homecoming Queen election will be held January 25 and 26. If you are interested in running for Cowboy Homecoming Queen, you must attend Pleasanton High School and be a sophomore or junior. Paperwork is available at Pleasanton High School or the Pleasanton Chamber of commerce. The deadline for turning in paperwork is Monday, Jan. 7, 2019.

Benefit plate sale for Murrice Luna

The City of Charlotte is holding a benefit plate sale on Saturday, Dec. 15 for one of their city workers, Murrice Luna, who was admitted to Methodist Hospital in San Antonio last week. Murrice was diagnosed with leukemia 13 years ago. The plate sale will take place at the Charlotte Volunteer Fire Department from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. to […]

Help create a happier holiday season for children in foster care

December is a month full of fun holiday celebrations and traditions for loved ones to enjoy together. However, there are many children in the foster care system across Texas who do not have the same opportunities to experience a joyful holiday season. Due to circumstances that are no fault of their own, these children have been removed from their homes […]


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