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, […]

Raising Highly Capable Kids Parent Program

Parents, want to connect better with your kids? This 12-week program teaches helpful behavior strategies for any parent. Join us on Wednesdays, Feb. 20 – May 15, from 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. at the District Training Center – next to the Pleasanton Junior High campus. Weekly door prizes and light refreshments! Parents, come be encouraged! This event is open to […]

Meeting Feb. 24 for Esparza descendants

The next meeting for Ana and Gregorio Esparza descendants will be at 2 p.m. on Feb. 24 at Cafe Chris in Pleasanton. It’s not too late to join us. The next Esparza Family reunion is set for July 13, 2019, at the Floresville Event Center. Please visit the website at: http:// for the latest news. For details, contact Jessica […]

AN ARTIST’S TOUCH PHS students advance to State

Congratulations to the Pleasanton High School artists who competed this past weekend at the Visual Arts Scholastic Event at East Central High School in San Antonio. There are five Area Medalists who will advance to State Competition in April. They are: •Kate McNeill •Alaina Caballero •Payton Chapman •Angeline Navarro •Gabby Palacios The following students earned Regional Medals with scores of […]


Pleasanton’s boys soccer team adopted a two-mile stretch of Highway 281 and will do routine trash pickup in an effort to make incoming visitors feel welcome in a clean, friendly community.


Members of the Poteet Junior High Choir serenaded the School Board as part of the School Board Appreciation Month in January. Choir members shown, left to right: Adrianna Trevino, Ganessa Guerra, Hannah Settle, Selene Cantu, Annika Anderson and Odessa Wiesenhaun. Trustees standing behind them are Albert Garza, Rocky Wilson, Yvette Navarro, Poteet ISD Superintendent Charles Camarillo, Board President Jo Marie […]

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