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PHS Band advances 22 to State Solo & Ensemble

The Pleasanton Eagle Band attended the UIL Solo and Ensemble Contest on Saturday, Feb. 2. The band performed very well earning 33 First Division medals and advancing 22 students to the UIL State Solo and Ensemble Contest in May. Receiving a rating of “Excellent” on a solo: •Cloe Castillo, Bass Clarinet •Robert Rutherford, Alto Saxophone •Ethan Flores, Trumpet •Trisha West, […]

The Gypsy Moon Market Day, Hayden food truck on Feb. 16

Come out and enjoy some good vibes, good music, good eats and eccentric shopping, at The Gypsy Moon Market Day this Saturday, Feb. 16. The Gypsy Moon Market is located at 107 S. Reed in Pleasanton. The event will run from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and will once again feature the Hayden Homestead Company Food Truck and vendors. The […]

Meyer on A&M Dean’s Honor Roll

Jourdanton High School graduate Jared Meyer was among those students named to the Dean’s Honor Roll at Texas A&M University for the 2018 fall semester. Meyer earned a grade point average of 4.0 while taking 18 hours and working part-time. He is the son of Monica and Joseph Meyer of Jourdanton. The Texas A&M College of Agriculture and Life Sciences […]

Safer Path Update



On Jan. 16, the Pleasanton Express reported on how Safer Path Family Violence Shelter was scheduled to open in January as a residential shelter. However, that was delayed with the federal government shutdown which ended on Jan. 25. Safer Path Family Violence Shelter Executive Director Rhonda Williamson gave an update on their status on Monday. “Our grant was funded through […]

Black History Month at Second Baptist Chapel

Pastor Junior Jones and the Second Baptist Chapel Family invite everyone to worship with them, as they celebrate Black History Month each Sunday during the month of February. Join them for fellowship, and a Soul food meal after services on the fourth Sunday of the month, Feb. 24. All services will begin at 11:15 a.m. Second Baptist Chapel is located […]

CBC Dean’s List

Coastal Bend College recognizes students for their academic achievement during the fall 2018 semester. Students who completed 12 or more semester hours and earned a semester grade point average of 3.5 or higher (on a 4.0 scale) were named to CBC’s Dean’s List. CBC is proud to honor these students for their academic excellence in their classes. Students who were […]

Value of joining PHS debate team



On Thursday, Jan. 31, Pleasanton High School hosted the UIL District Debate Meet with Robert Rutherford and Gabrielle Diaz placing 3rd overall in CX against La Vernia High School. Steve Wusterbarth, PHS debate coach, said the program gives students the ability to formulate arguments with evidence, helping them to read better, write better, learn how to speak and think in […]

Kicks for Kids March 30

The Atascosa County Child Welfare Board invites you to take part in their first ever Kicks for Kids, a family kickball tournament. They are looking for 10 teams to participate in this event set for Saturday, March 30. The first game will start at 8 a.m. at the Pleasanton Sports Complex. Those interested are asked to contact Jessica Tom at […]

JHS Speech Team ties for 1st place Sweepstakes

Congratulations to the Jourdanton High School Speech Team for their success at the Jack C. Hays Tournament. They tied for 1st place Sweepstakes Speech Team with Medina Valley. They knocked out many 6A, 5A, 4A, and 3A teams. Placing in the final round of competition were: Prose Interpretation 1st Place: Isela Wilson – Finals Poetry Interpretation 4th Place: Gabriel Paz […]

CBC receives maximum renewed accreditation from Texas Board of Nursing following site visit

BEEVILLE– The Texas Board of Nursing renewed the accreditation of Coastal Bend College’s nursing education program for another six years, citing the college’s overall excellence, growth and continued success in meeting regional health needs. The six-year accreditation is the maximum time that the BON can grant to an educational institution. Following a site visit to the CBC on Nov. 6-7, […]


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