Peggy Georg of Jourdanton was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society. Georg was initiated at Angelo State University. Georg is among approximately 30,000 students, faculty, professional staff and alumni to be initiated into Phi Kappa Phi each year. Membership is by invitation only and requires nomination […]
Atascosa-McMullen Retired School Personnel donated the green beans for the Main Street Ministries Thanksgiving Dinner. They also donated gifts for the Agape Store. The gifts will be selected by the children for their parents as a Christmas present. Pictured are Debbie Mills of AMRSP and Kathy McClaugherty of Main Street Ministries.
The 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month is a very special time for veterans. Many of us veterans will go to our local Veterans of Foreign Wars Chapter to have a drink for our fallen comrades and remember our military friends who gave their all. Most of the members of the VFW were in dangerous places […]
On Friday, Nov. 8, the Pleasanton High School Principals of Law class held a mock trial at Pleasanton Municipal Court. Each student played a vital role in the trial with roles of the judge, prosecution, defense, defendant, jury, police officers, witnesses, bailiffs and family. Also present were Municipal Court Judge Sheila Garza, City Prosecutor Roberto (Bobby) Maldonado and Court Clerks […]
Main Street Outreach will once again open their hearts this holiday season, as they prepare their annual Thanksgiving Dinner on Nov. 28. They would like to offer individual turkey plate dinners to anyone who would like one, free of charge. Plates will need to be picked up at St. Andrew Catholic Church Parish Hall on Market Street starting at 9 […]
Local Charlotte author of the children’s series “Elissa the Curious Snail” and the latest adult novel “The Five Barred Gate” Jeff S. Bray held a book signing and food drive event on Thursday, Nov. 7 at the Jourdanton Community Library. Kids who donated non-perishable food items received a free signed copy of Bray’s first book of the “Elissa the Curious […]
The Public Library of Jourdanton has received a $500 grant from the American Society of Radiologic Technologists to purchase books and education materials on medical imaging and radiation therapy. The grant program is part of National Radiologic Technology Week, an annual event that recognizes the vital work of medical imaging and radiation therapy professionals across the nation. The celebration takes […]
Atascosa County residents are invited to sign up their children for the annual Toys for Tots program at VFW Post 4853. Registration is taking place at 809 Oak St. in Jourdanton. Sign up began on Nov. 3 and will end on Saturday, Nov. 30. The sign up days and times are as follows: •Sundays from 3-5 p.m. •Mondays from 6-8 […]