JISD budget workshop and proposal scheduled

During the July 16 meeting of the Jourdanton ISD school board, the final certified tax values are to be available on July 25. Therefore, McAllister offered July 30 as a date for the budget workshop. There will be a presentation at the next meeting for the proposed budget and tax rate. A special called meeting will be held on August […]

Atascosa County Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week

JULY 25, 2018 RV Broken into in Poteet The Atascosa County Sheriff’s Department along with Crime Stoppers is hoping that a reward of up to FIVE THOUSAND-DOLLARS being offered for one week only will help solve a burglary that occurred in the 800 block of Jenschke Lane located 6 miles north of the city of Poteet. On July 1, 2018 […]


On Wednesday, July 4, Jourdanton held its annual American Pride event at the Jourdanton City Park. Event coordinator Jack Harrison reported they served over 1,500 people and 1,200 hot dogs were eaten throughout the evening. He also reported that there were several hundred vehicles lined on the roads watching the fireworks. That means, despite the rainy weather, the event turned […]

Dance fundraiser set

A fundrdaiser for Ebony Hernandez is set for Saturday, Aug. 4 at St. Andrew’s Parish Hall from 8 p.m. to 12 midnight. Ebony is a candidate for the 16th de Septiembre Queen. Coyote DJ will play and it is BYOB (no bottles). Fee is a donation of $5 per person at the door. There will also be a silent auction.


A State Republican delegate training was held before a packed house at the Evergreen Underground Water District offices recently. State Republican Party Chairman James Dickey was key speaker at the event. From left are Jeff Santleben, Chairman, Uvalde County; Jack Dubose, Chairman, Real County; Marian Knowlton, Chairman, Atascosa County; State Chairman James Dickey; Ruby Mannen, Chairman, Wilson County and Rita […]

Free Movie Night at Charlotte City Park

The Atascosa Family Crisis Center has scheduled the next Free Movie Night for Friday, July 27 at the Charlotte City Park. The event will start at approximately 7:30 p.m. The family, faith-based movie “Facing the Giants” will be played. No alcohol is allowed, as this is a family event. Bring your chairs and blankets and dress comfortably. Free drinks and […]

Allies give animals second chance for forever homes

Atascosa Animal Allies, a non-profit organization formed in October 2017, needs foster homes and donations desperately to continue providing the best care for hurting and homeless cats and dogs in Pleasanton. Atascosa Animal Allies has a contract with the City of Pleasanton Animal Shelter to find homes for cats and dogs. The two biggest needs are foster homes for animals […]

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