Herman Hood of VFW Post 6970 in Poteet is presented with a framed Poteet South Texas Rebels T-shirt by Kenny Coronado, KJ Coronado, Gerald Rodriguez and Lane Lozano. The presentation was made in honor of the post’s support of the Poteet South Texas Rebels.


The Atascosa Chapter of DAR chose to recognize our local first responders on the DAR Day of Service on Oct. 11, 2019. First Responders put their lives on the line for us. Please take a moment to join us and say “Thank you for everything you do for us!” The DAR Motto is: God, Home and Country. DAR members pictured […]


Atascosa County Daughters of American Revolution (DAR) were honored to participate in two naturalization ceremonies held on Oct. 17, 2019, at the Institute of Texan Cultures in San Antonio, where 450 applicants took the oath of allegiance and became new American citizens. The new citizens received welcome packets from DAR chapter members Kay Hudson, Glynda Martin, Barbara Franklin, Anne Johnson […]

Spaghetti Plate Sale

On Saturday, Feb. 22, the Pleasanton High School Business Professionals of America will sponsor a Sophisticated Spaghetti Plate Sale. Stop by for a meal including spaghetti, green beans and garlic bread for $7. Serving is 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Pick up only in front of Pleasanton High School. Baked goods will also be available for purchase.

The gift of life for Baby Alex

FREE CHD Awareness Week

Alex Martinez, lovingly known as “Baby Alex” to his family and the community, is a true fighter. The son of Clarissa and Anthony Martinez of Pleasanton, Baby Alex turned 6 months old on Feb. 5, a little more than a week after receiving a heart transplant. He is the grandson of El Castillo owners Isabel and Ray Rodriguez and has […]

Troop 194 newest Eagle Scouts

Boy Scouts Troop 194 of Pleasanton, announces its two newest Eagle Scouts, William Thomas Chancellor and Wesley Ryan Maspero. Both Boy Scouts completed their final Eagle Scout Board of Review on Monday, Jan. 27 in Lytle. William’s Eagle Scout service project was the “Pleasanton River Park Bench Assembly” whereas he and his group of volunteers assembled and installed five memorial […]


Guest speaker at Poteet High School, Monday, Feb. 3, was Victor Morales, former Texas Democratic nominee for the U. S. Senate. Morales spoke about achievement, ethics and individuals developing good character in their lives.

Pleasanton Elem. UIL meet

Students at Pleasanton Elementary School did an outstanding job at the Academic UIL Invitational Meet in Poteet. The students competed in December, returning home with many medals and ribbons. Students competing were: 2nd Grade Chess Jermiah Vertin Kendall MillianAllie WorkAlternate: Noah Fuller Creative WritingRiley HilburnNaalie LedesmaLeanna ParadezAlternate: Elizabeth Lace Story TellingAdelyn GarzaMilo Jo NunezBrooklyn Read Alternate: Lorena Castillo 3rd GradeChessBrayden […]

Food for Faith

James 1:4 – But let patience have its perfect work, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking nothing. Such incredible words of wisdom. Just as relevant now as they were at the time that they were written. How many times in life do we look back and wish that we had exhibited more patience? If we only hadn’t over […]

Jourdanton Alumni Assoc.

The Jourdanton Alumni Association will hold their annual meeting on Feb. 22 at 2 p.m. They will meet at Joe’s Place in Jourdanton for their election of directors. Any JHS graduate or anyone who attended JHS is eligible and is invited to attend the meeting.

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