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Come experience the magic of Merry on Main

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It’s time to get Merry on Main! This two-day annual Christmas festival at the Pleasanton River Park Dec. 3 and downtown Pleasanton Dec. 4 is the place to make magical Christmas memories with your whole family. Merry on Main has grown so much since it began in 2018 that the Pleasanton Express has published an 8-page special section for you […]

Katlan Akers: Procuring healthy meals for locals with Meals on Wheels

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  Meals on Wheels of San Antonio (MOWSA) works hard to provide healthy, home-delivered meals to their clients in Atascosa County. As the Nutrition, Health and Impact Manager for MOWSA, Katlan Akers’ job is to procure the menus that are made culturally appropriate for the demographic they serve. She also conducts nutrition assessments on clients. “Usually with malnutrition is when […]

Cordova sentenced to probation

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Following his arrests in the past two years, Domingo Cordova Jr. had a hearing in front of the honorable Judge Russell Wilson of the 218th Judicial District Court on Nov. 22 where he was sentenced to probation. In October 2020, Cordova was arrested and charged with a third degree felony of alleged Theft of Mail over 30 addresses. He was […]

Out and About

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Big news at Paisley’s Paisley’s has teamed up with Pleasanton Police Department to help collect unwrapped gifts for Blue Santa campaign. For each gift you bring to Paisley’s, you will be entered to win a $250 gift card. Paisley’s has extended hours through the holidays. They will be open later on Sat- urdays and during the day on Sundays. Wild […]

‘Christmas Story – The Reason for Season’ returns to Merry on Main

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For the second year, Merry on Main presents a live production of “Christmas Story – The Reason for the Season” shown at Plestex Theatre on Dec. 4 at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. The play was spearheaded, produced and directed by Robert L. Hurley, assisted by Lucinda Vickers. This live production puts Christ in Christmas and features actors who play […]

Pleasanton announces Business Grant Program

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The City of Pleasanton is launching a new small business grant program, called the “Pleasanton Business Venture Program.” The Pleasanton Economic Development Corporation, led by Board President and District 6 Councilwoman, Jeanne Israel, recommended the move to the Pleasanton City Council last week in a unanimous decision. This program will provide Pleasanton businesses access to a competitive grant of up […]

Grand opening of Chicoine Insurance Agency

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With over 30 years of experience, Agent Jeff Chicoine is a trusted name in insurance in Atascosa County and beyond. At the Chicoine Insurance Agency, the husband and wife team of Jeff and Shannon Chicoine pride themselves on providing the highest customer service with the best possible price. A 1991 graduate of Jourdanton High School, Jeff began working for his […]

Pleasanton HS senior parking spaces, a tradition that grows

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To kick off the 2021- 2022 school year, the seniors left their mark on Pleasanton High School. At the end of the summer, the seniors were offered the opportunity to purchase and paint a parking spot for $25. The money made from the purchasing of the spots will go towards the attendance incentives for all grade levels. From Aug. 6-8, […]

PLEASANTON ISD GIVES TO BOUNTIFUL BLESSINGS FOOD PANTRY

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Pleasanton High School Student Council, HOSA, NHS and FFA hosted their annual food drive from Nov. 8-18 where over 2,200 nonperishable food items were donated to the Bountiful Blessings Food Pantry in Pleasanton. Pictured, from left, front row: Cerenity Flores, Justin Veale, Ashlyn Vera, Kelly Mertz, Kendra Casias and Genevieve Rodriguez; second row: Oscar Leal, Jayden Koti, Makayla Lico, Natalie […]

TURKEYS FOR VETERANS

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The Atascosa County Veterans Service Office handed out over 30 boxes filled with uncooked Thanksgiving food to local veterans on Nov. 19. The boxes were filled with bread, a gallon of milk, butter, nonperishable foods, a whole uncooked Turkey and more. Assisting for the day were US Army Veteran and Investigator Daniel Kaufman and K-9 Officer Gerben with the 81st […]


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