Brush Country Deer Run on Nov. 3

Bring out the whole family to enjoy a fun-filled day of family-friendly activities along with the races, at the Brush Country Deer Run on Saturday, Nov. 3. The 5K and 10K Run/Walk will take place at the Poteet Strawberry Festival grounds on Highway 16. The event is sponsored by the Atascosa County Wellness Committee. There will also be a bounce […]

Project Grad dance Nov. 17

Pleasanton High School Project Graduation will sponsor a dance on Saturday, Nov. 17 at the Atascosa County Showbarn. Enjoy an evening of live music from 6 p.m. to midnight featuring Rick Reyna, Chris Saucedo Band and Jerry DeLeon. There will be a raffle drawing, silent auction, dinner and open bar. For tickets call Melinda Cardenas at 830-570-4055 or Joanna Hagen […]

Trojan Band state bound for first time since 2005

The Mighty Charlotte Trojan Band made history this past Saturday as they performed in the 2A Area E Marching Contest and advanced to the State UIL Marching Contest. The band placed third overall, qualifying them for the State Marching Contest on Tuesday. Many hours of hard work and commitment have finally paid off. The band is very fortunate to have […]


Volunteers have started working at the Poteet Strawberry Festival grounds, for construction of this year’s annual Christmas Village. If you would like to lend a helping hand, they will be there Monday and Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. On Saturday they work from 9 to 3 p.m. with lunch served. They also cut out patterns and sew costumes. […]


CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT: •Pleasanton Primary held a Drug Free/Be a Buddy not a Bully Rally. Members of the Pleasanton Junior High School band, cheer, Big E, H-E-Buddy mascot and PISD campus police also stopped by to help celebrate. •Poteet Junior High students sported their college tees to “Educate to Succeed and Be Drug Free.” •Jourdanton Elementary buddied up to […]

Christine Homecoming Celebration Nov. 11

Calf ropers, crafters, and county residents are all invited to take part in the 58th annual Christine Homecoming turkey dinner and celebration on Sunday, Nov. 11, at St. Ignatius Catholic Church Hall in Christine. Everyone is invited to share in the celebration, which serves as a fundraiser for community projects and has offered past and present residents a chance to […]

PHS students tour Switzerland, Italy

Sixteen Pleasanton High School students, along with their two teachers and five family members, went on a 12-day tour of Switzerland and Italy this past summer. They departed Tuesday, June 12, and arrived home the night of Saturday, June 23. The tour group of 23 included Cheryl Crim, Bethany Douglas, David Douglas, Bailey Durbin, Avery Falcon, Jesse Fehr, Robert Gonzales, […]


H-E-B in Pleasanton held its Halloween Costume Contest this past Saturday. Congratulations to the winners: Ages 0-2: little pumpkin, Ages 3-6: Greek Goddess and Ages 7-12: Cleopatra. The winners received H-E-B gift cards and all participants took home a goodie bag.

Black Hill Community Turkey Dinner Nov. 4

The Black Hill Community and Grange are hosting their annual Turkey Dinner on Sunday, Nov. 4, at 10:30 a.m. at the Black Hill Community Building. Everyone is invited to come enjoy home-baked turkey and dressing, green beans, sweet potatoes, and dessert. Black Hill 4-H members will join the fundraiser by helping at the dinner as well as conducting a raffle […]


Contest judges were Pleasanton Cowboy Homecoming Princesses Megan Huizar and Bobbie Rice.

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