Mayor Travis Hall

Mayor’s Message – Pleasanton



Greetings from the Mayor’s office, We have a new Mayor in town. Not necessarily new, but one that has served in the Mayor’s position before. Congratulations to Clint Powell on winning the Mayor’s race in the city elections this past Saturday. Clint has “been there and done that” and he has served this city well in the Mayor’s position in […]

Mayor’s Message – Poteet



I t is with a saddened heart I write my last article as Mayor for the City of Poteet. The city elections were held last Saturday; unfortunately, I did not receive the majority of the votes to continue as mayor. The majority of the voters elected someone else to guide the council and be the city’s official representative. I am […]

Mayor’s Message – Pleasanton



Greetings from the Mayor’s office, The “buzz” here in our community for the past week or so has been the notification of migrant families coming to our city. I deal in factual information and what I can find out on any given situation and not just “hearsay” or social media rants. So, I will share with you what I know […]

Mayor’s Message – Poteet



EDITOR’S NOTE: The following column was submitted prior to Judge Hurley’s announcement of shutting down the vaccine clinic at the Poteet Strawberry Festival grounds. The clinic was shut down on Tuesday, April 27 due to low turnout. Please see the story on this week’s front page. T here is good news and not so good news about the COVID-19 vaccinations. […]

Mayor’s Message – Pleasanton



Greetings from the Mayor’s office, The Mayor’s “Gold Star Award” this week goes to Commander Philip Glass. Philip runs our Emergency Operations Center at the Fire Station on Airport Road. I established the EOC in March 2020 to assist our citizens concerning the pandemic and any other emergency situations and named Commander Glass as Emergency Management Coordinator for this city, […]

Mayor’s Message – Pleasanton



Greetings from the Mayor’s office, I was very sad to hear about the death of Pleasanton City Councilman and Pleasanton businessman, Robert Earl Wood, who passed away on Monday of this week. My brothers and I grew up with Robert Earl in this city, and we have many fond memories of him and his family. Robert Earl was one of […]

Mayor’s Message – Poteet



Well, the Poteet Strawberry Festival has come and gone. As a participant in the parade, I witnessed a lot of participants in the parade and many onlookers lined up along the city streets. The parade was a great success. Special thanks to the parade Grand Marshall, Stephanie Serna from San Antonio KSAT-12. Stephanie is a weekday anchor on Good Morning […]

Mayor’s Message – Pleasanton



Greetings from the Mayor’s office, I hope this column finds you in good health and with a positive attitude. Sometimes a positive attitude is hard to maintain, especially when you hear from the local TV stations that there has now been a COVID “double mutant” virus that has been discovered and the possibility of increased infection to even those who […]

Mayor’s Message – Poteet



There is a lot of excitement in the air. The Poteet Strawberry Festival is upon us. This is the 74th Strawberry Festival. Everyone is getting ready for the parade, the Strawberry judging and auction, the carnival, the rodeo, the music entertainment and the great food. The weather is forecasted to be dry and warm. There will probably be a lot […]

Mayor’s Message – Pleasanton



Greetings from the Mayor’s office, The city council meeting for this Thursday evening has been cancelled due to Easter services this week. It will allow me and other council members to attend those services that begin on Thursday evening. Our next scheduled meeting is set for Thursday, April 15, 5:30 p.m., at City Hall. Attend if you can. It is […]


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