Forbus arrested for assault

Atascosa County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested a 54-year-old woman Saturday afternoon for assaulting her elderly father. Deputies responded to a call from the man Saturday afternoon stating he had been assaulted by his daughter. Deputy Sheriff Clint Luckett initially responded and found the victim to be bleeding from his face. Other deputies responded to assist. When the deputies attempted to make […]


Zorayda Martinez was named Teenager of the Year and presented a check for $1,500 by Lisa McAskill with the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce.

Jourdanton bulky trash guidelines

City wide brush and bulky trash pickup in Jourdanton begins the week of March 18. See rules listed: Items are picked up by Waste Management of San Antonio. Maximum limit is 10 cubic yards (6 ft. wide x 15 ft.longx3ft.high). 1. Tree limbs must be cut in 4 foot lengths. Place brush as close to the street as possible. 2. […]

Pleasanton council hears park updates, PD program activities

Pleasanton City Council, meeting Feb. 21, heard updates on the much anticipated city park project, and services-above and beyond the call of dutyprovided by the Pleasanton Police Department. Mayor Travis Hall convened the meeting. All members were present except councilmember Kenneth Hernandez who was working Policelate that Chief’sevening. Report – Council approved the temporary street closure for Cowboy Homecoming Parade […]

Jourdanton VFD BBQ at park in May


At the Jan. 28 Jourdanton City Council meeting, members unanimously approved use of the Jourdanton City Park for the Jourdanton Volunteer Fire Department BBQ Cook-off on Friday-Saturday, May 17 and 18. Comprising the council are Jack R. Harrison, Chester Gonzales, Mayor Robert “Doc” Williams, Raul “Roy” Morales, Karen Pesek and Johnetta “Johnnie” Goetzel. Jourdanton Volunteer Firemen Jeff Rankin and Tommy […]


Congratulations to Price Chevrolet for being awarded the Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month for February. Price Chevrolet gives back so much to this community through sponsorships and donations including recently being a Gold Buyer ($15,000-$19,999) at the Atascosa County Stock Show. As a long time advertiser with the Pleasanton Express, they help support community news. Please go today […]

Former bank teller sentenced to prison

In San Antonio on Feb. 12, 2019, a federal judge sentenced a Poteet, TX, woman to 61 months in federal prison for a scheme to steal more than $830,000 from a bank in Jourdanton, announced United States Attorney John F. Bash, Acting IRSCriminal Investigation Special Agent in Charge Ramsey Covington, Houston Field Office, and U.S. Secret Service Special Agent in […]

Arrest made in burglary of church

On February 14 and again on February 20, deputy sheriffs responded to calls at the First Baptist Church in Charlotte located on South Yule Ave. being Burglarized. On both occasions, it was determined that unknown suspects had gained entry to the church, and during both burglaries had stolen over $3,000 in property belonging to the church, and employees of the […]

City of Jourdanton bulky trash pick-up

Bulky trash pick-up will begin on March 18 for the City of Jourdanton. You may begin placing items out on March 4. Please note that NO ITEMS may be placed out before March 4. The maximum limit is 10 cubic yards (6 ft. wide X15ft.longX3ft.high). Brush must be cut in 4 ft. lengths. Please keep brush and bulk items separate. […]

Pleasanton Bulky Trash Pick-up

Pleasanton Community Development Services Department reminds everyone: 1. Trash shall not be placed at curbside more than 2 WEEKS prior to the ASSIGNED pick-up dates as stated below. No exceptions – violators will be CITED if placed earlier than the 2 weeks. 2. Trash shall not be more than 10 cubic yards per residential unit, additional charges will apply if […]

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