Foster care meeting in Dec.

If you are interested in becoming a foster parent or adopting a child in foster care, you are invited to the Foster Care and Adoption Information Meeting. The meeting is tentatively set for Dec. 3 (not in November as previously reported) from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Trinity Baptist Church in Pleasanton. For details contact CPS Foster/Adopt Specialist David Pate […]

Applications accepted for Main Street Outreach Thanksgiving Dinner

Volunteers with Main Street Outreach will once again open their hearts this holiday season, as they prepare their annual Thanksgiving Dinner on Nov. 22. 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 the St. Andrew Catholic Church Parish Hall from 8:30 a.m. […]

Volunteers needed

Event organizers are looking for volunteers to help on Tuesday, Nov. 20 to help unload supplies and to move them to the church hall, and on Wednesday, Nov. 21, from 8 a.m. to 12 noon to prepare the food. Please come and stay as long as you’re able. They will also be there Thanksgiving Day, from approximately 5 a.m. until […]

Living Water Fellowship Fall Festival Nov. 4

Join Living Water Fellowship on Sunday, Nov. 4, as they host their Fall Festival. This free event will run from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 2995 E. State Highway 97. There will be many activities to enjoy including: pony rides, hay rides, petting zoo, moon bounce, worship at 11 a.m. and a Thanksgiving meal from noon to 1 p.m. […]

Fundraiser for Mario Escobedo on Nov. 10

The Pleasanton Fire Department will host a fundraiser for Pleasanton Fire Lt. Mario Escobedo to help with unexpected medical expenses. The benefit is Saturday, Nov. 10 at the downtown fire station, 219 W. Hunt St. in Pleasanton. Serving starts at 11 a.m. Stop by and purchase a plate with carne guisada, rice, beans, potato salad and a drink, all for […]

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 […]

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