‘Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike’ in March

ACT Theatre in Pleasanton will present “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike” by Christopher Durang next month. Dates will be March 22- 24 and March 29-31 with showtimes at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets available on or at the door for $15. For more information, find them at Theatre Group.

Schreiner Univ. students honored

Schreiner University has named qualified students to its President’s and Dean’s List. To be eligible for the President’s List, full-time students must earn at least a 4.0 grade point average for the term, passing all classes, and have at least 12 hours credit for the term. To qualify for the Dean’s List, a full-time student must have passing grades in […]

Free parenting classes on March 2, 30

On Saturday, March 2 and Saturday, March 30, from 12 noon to 4 p.m. Crosspoint Fellowship will hold free parenting classes. The church is located at 739 Dallas St. in Pleasanton. Participants will receive eight hours of credit for the two classes. A certificate of completion will be awarded. For details, please call Neda Hayes at 830-742- 8910.

Methodist Women’s Luncheon Feb. 23

Pleasanton First United Methodist is excited to have Sharon Ellis McCuistian as the speaker at this year’s United Methodist Women’s Luncheon on Saturday, February 23 at the Pleasanton Civic Center. As in the past, the decorated tables will be a sight to see as well as the fashion show. This year we are also delighted to have Sharon speak on […]

Rogers at Hosanna

Join the members of Hosanna Baptist Church this Sunday, Feb. 24, as they welcome guest speaker Evangelist Marcus Rogers. He will speak during the 11 a.m. service. The church is located at 237 School Dr. in Poteet.

Coastal Bend College receives notification of good standing under the Nursing Shortage Reduction Program

BEEVILLE– Coastal Bend College was notified that it remains in good standing under the Nursing Shortage Reduction Program, and that its 2018 grant was concluded and verified, resulting in a 480-percent increase in student nurses from since 2015. NSRP grants are multiple years and CBC currently has a $223,976 grant to use within the grant period nursing program. The NSRP […]


MCISD holds annual science fair

McMullen County ISD held its annual Science Fair on Thursday, Jan. 31 in the Old and New gyms. Students from seventh- 12th grade competed against one another with seventh and eighth graders in the Old Gym and high school participants in the New Gym. Projects ranged from testing bacteria to collisions and explosions. The seventh and eighthgrade judges were Dale […]

Heart failure: knowing the signs and your body

When Pleasanton resident Jessica Jo Maxwell found out she was pregnant with her third child in August 2017, she was as prepared as one could be during their third pregnancy. However, at the time, she didn’t know the strain this pregnancy would cause on her heart. Just weeks before her due date of April 6, Jessica underwent an emergency C-section […]


Congratulations to all the students and staff that were recognized at the Poteet school board meeting for February. Pictured left to right are: Tex Anderson, Maximus Serros, Natalie Ancira, Baltazar Ramirez, Elizabeth Jerdon, Michele Redus, Guillermina Ayon, Michele Castro, Ellen Elizondo, Deborah Rodriguez and Veronica Garcia. Not pictured are: Dakota Landa, Roman Oropeza and Sarahi Romo.

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