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Q. I am trying to find as good resource to help me identify weeds in our area. Do you have any recommendations? A. If you get the opportunity to attend a program on weeds go ahead and attend. Check the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension office in your county and adjacent counties for scheduled classes. The Southern Living Garden Problem Solver […]

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More on the Royal family in Verdi. Mildred Royal graduated from Yancey High School in 1936 and Southwest Texas State Teachers College in 1940. She taught at a one teacher school with nine pupils in Medina County before coming to Verdi where she taught for three years. Each Thursday night the Verdi community participated in “play night” where various games […]

Atascosa County 411 on early, election day voting



According to the Texas Secretary of State, the first week of early voting which began Oct. 22 has shown that Texans are engaged. More than 2.9 million Texas voters in the 30 largest counties have already cast their ballots making midterm elections seem more like a presidential election turnout. For the first two days of early voting Atascosa County had […]

GENERAL ELECTION POLLING LOCATIONS

NOVEMBER 6, 2018

COMMISSIONER PRECINCT # 1JUSTICE OF THE PEACE PRECINCT # 1 VOTING BOX 5 COMMUNITY CHRISTIANCHURCH (NEW WINE CHURCH)12487 N. STATE HWY 16,POTEET, TEXASVOTING BOX 7 LEMING SCHOOL25 E. FIFTH STLEMING, TEXASVOTING BOX 15 PLEASANTON CIVIC CENTER115 N MAIN ST.PLEASANTON, TEXASVOTING BOX 16 POTEET JR. HIGH1020 FM 1470 POTEET, TEXASVOTING BOX 22 VERDI COMMUNITY BLDG.40 FAIRVIEW RDPLEASANTON, TEXASCOMMISSIONER PRECINCT # 2JUSTICE […]

Eagle Ford Shale-A-Bration held at Hanger 9

Celebrating 10 years...


On Friday, October 19, an Eagle Ford Shale-A-Bration was held at historic Hanger 9 located at Brooks Field in the south area of San Antonio. The occasion was to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the first discovery well being drilled in the Eagle Ford Shale. There was a crowd of over 350 interested individuals from the oil and gas industry […]

FEMA hazard mitigation plan public meeting Nov. 7

Atascosa and McMullen Counties, Charlotte, Christine, Jourdanton, Lytle, Pleasanton, Poteet and their school districts, along with McCoy Water Supply will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 7 to gather public input for their FEMA Hazard Mitigation Action Plan. The meeting will be from 6-7 p.m. at the Pleasanton Civic Center, 115 N. Main St. The public, area businesses and […]

Pleasanton Municipal Airport received funding to repave runway



The Pleasanton Municipal Airport is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems, making it eligible for federal Airport Improvement Program grants. This year, TxDOT expects to provide approximately $60 million in funding for planning, constructing and maintaining community airports. Approximately 275 community airports in Texas are eligible for funding. During their October meeting, the Texas Transportation Commission approved […]

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Early voting for November 6 General Election is October 22-November 2. VOTE, PRAY, VOTE, and PRAY some more. IMPORTANT: Vote FOR Tier Two this will stop forced annexation. Protect your property. I’d like to share a little more about Ned and Mildred Royal. When I say, a little, I mean, a little. There is so much that could be told, […]

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Last day for early voting is Nov. 2 There are only a few days left to vote early for the general election. Remaining days to vote early are Wednesday, Oct. 31- Friday, Nov. 2. at the Atascosa County Election Administrator’s Office, Atascosa County Annex Building. It is located at 914 N. Main in Jourdanton, at the corner of Main Street […]

Gardening Q&A



Q. Our red oak is dropping its leaves but there is no color except for brown etching on some edges. Is there a problem? Should we spray something? A. Red oaks all over the area are dropping leaves with the coloring you describe. Fall color is dependent on the weather and for many red oak trees the weather has not […]


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