On Thursday, Jan. 23, the Poteet Lions Club made a donation to the Atascosa Christian Assistance Ministry (CAM). CAM is a privately funded county organization that depends on the assistance of local churches, service originations, local businesses, and individuals. Members of the Poteet Lions Club presented a check for $500 to Mr. Dan Minnich, CAM Executive Director to help fill […]

Peace for the Pieces Garden Party

Parents of special needs children and teens and their families are invited to a Garden Party on Saturday, Feb. 8 at Coughran Hall. The event begins at 11:30 a.m. with tea and brunch served, followed by a Tea Dance! Dress attire is Sunday Best. Peace for the Pieces Friday Social Group is a group formed for highfunctioning special needs young […]

Free line-dancing at American Legion

As part of the American Legion’s campaign “Let’s Get Moving Atascosa,” they will host free line-dancing classes every Tuesday. Join in on the fun 6-7:30 p.m. at the American Legion, 1404 Zanderson Ave. in Jourdanton (Highway 16, near the car wash). The event is open to the public, so get your boots on and come on out. Please note they […]

Valentines Paint Party in Poteet

On Saturday, Feb. 8 the Poteet Public Library and The BOMMMB Celebrations will host a Valentines Paint Party, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. The fun takes place at the Poteet Library event room. Cost is $15 per person and pre-registration is required. Message The BOMMMB Celebrations to register, or call 210-365-0160. Space is limited so be sure and reserve […]

Free event for couples on Feb. 11 at First Baptist

Local married couples are invited to “Ignite: A night of enrichment to boost your marriage in time for Valentine’s.” The free event is set for Tuesday, Feb. 11, from 7-9 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Pleasanton. The church is located at 400 N. Reed St. The event is being hosted by various churches from the Atascosa Churches Alliance. There […]

Brad Jenschke dance to raise scholarship funds

Dance to the music of Brad Jenschke and Neon Ranch Band, all for a good cause! On Saturday, Feb. 1, Atascosa American Legion Post 436 in Jourdanton will host the band for their first ever Classic Country Dance from 8 p.m. to midnight. Proceeds will be used to establish scholarship funds for all Atascosa County youth and support local veterans. […]

PHS BPA students to compete at State

The Pleasanton High School Chapter of Business Professionals of America (BPA) had an outstanding showing at Regional contest on Jan. 18 at Southwest High School. Sixteen students qualified for State competition in individual and team events. Qualifying in Individual Events were: Kory Caballero – 1st Place – Computer Modeling Isaac Garcia – 1st Place – Prepared Speech Mackenzie Pilgrim – […]

Ric Maddox now published author


Pleasanton native Ric Maddox has released part one of a trilogy on the American West. His impressive new western novel, “Captain Jim Sanders and the Malone Ranch Murders” has already climbed close to the top 5,000 books on Amazon Kindle. His debut book also just moved to #28 for Western Classic Novels. Please read the first installment of his debut […]

Cody Isaac Benefit Feb. 1

The friends of Cody Isaac will have a BBQ Chicken Benefit to-go plate sale to help with the expenses related to his hospitalizations. He suffered multiple seizures Oct. 3 of last year and was hospitalized and sedated for five weeks in order to receive the much-needed treatment to stop the seizures. Cody has since been transferred to a rehabilitation facility […]

JHS BPA students advance to State

Jourdanton High School Business Professionals of America students competed in the Area 2 Region 2 conference held at Southwest High School in San Antonio on Saturday, January 18. Congratulations to these students, who will compete at the State competition in Dallas from March 4-7. State Qualifiers are: Banking and Finance, Ryan Bailey, placed 3rd Economic Research team of Ryan Bailey, […]

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