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Welcome back, Pleasanton ISD and Charlotte ISD students, who began the school year on Tuesday, Sept. 8. Look in next week’s Pleasanton Express for info on each school’s in-person and remote learning enrollment figures for the new school year.

Awana Clubs at First Baptist

First Baptist Church in Pleasanton will begin its children’s Awana Clubs scripture memory and Bible study ministry Wednesday, Sept. 23 at 6 p.m. at 400 N. Reed St. All children in kindergarten through the fifth grade are welcome. Awana Clubs consists of three 30-minute segments of musical worship, handbook time with scripture memory and games. There are two age groupings. […]

Pick your own pumpkin in October

Mark your calendars to take your family to the pumpkin patch at George Farms, 595 Mobile Home Alley in Poteet. Pick Your Own Pumpkin 2020 starts Oct. 10, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and will continue every weekend until the end of October. There will be lots of photos, games, great food by Backyard Kitchen, delicious homemade baked goods, […]

Christine Turkey Dinner cancelled

Christine’s Homecoming Turkey Dinner has been cancelled for November 2020 due to continuing concerns related to the current pandemic. Organizers say they expect to hold a spring fundraiser to help raise funds for the ongoing scholarship program. This fall, $1,000 scholarships were awarded to three Christine-area students, Ethan Bedingfield, Hannah Manning Selby and Jordan Brister Clifton. Updated and expanded community […]

FBC to welcome Rusty Brandon

This Sunday, Sept. 20 at 10:50 a.m. Rusty Brandon, Executive Director of Alto Frio Baptist Encampment in Leakey will be the guest speaker at First Baptist Church, 400 N. Reed St. in Pleasanton. All are cordially welcome. Rusty will preach and share about the ministry of Alto Frio Baptist Encampment which celebrated its 100th anniversary in June. Alto Frio held […]

FBC Jourdanton Food Pantry on Sept. 26

First Baptist Church of Jourdanton will hold their next monthly drive-thru food pantry distribution on Saturday, Sept. 26. The church is located at 507 Zanderson in Jourdanton. They distribute at 9:30 a.m. They are also available Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to noon to those in need of food. Call 830-769-3552 to schedule a pick up. FBC Jourdanton can always use […]

Lytle Chamber of Commerce donates school supplies

On Friday, Sept. 4, Lytle ISD received a special delivery of school supplies, donated by the Lytle Chamber of Commerce. All the Lytle ISD principals, assistant principals and campus counselors were there to greet chamber representatives who made the delivery. A huge thank you to the Lytle Chamber of Commerce for the wonderful donations of school supplies for the Primary, […]

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VFW Post 6970 officers for 2020-21

The officers for Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6970 in Poteet for 2020-2021 are: John Shipley- Commander, Herman Hood- Senior Vice Commander, Alex Natal- Junior Vice Commander, Buddy Szulewski- Quartermaster, Patrick Doty- Adjutant, Frank Risley- Chaplain, Danny Malone- third-year trustee. Commander Shipley was also presented with the Outstanding Immediate Past District 20 Commander Award, by the Texas Veterans of Foreign […]

Free clothing, shoes in September



Fall is here. We will be giving away free clothes, jackets and shoes in all sizes and some miscellaneous household items to anyone needing a helping hand because we care about you. You are welcome to come to our community center on Wednesday, Sept. 16 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. If you know someone who needs some help with […]


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