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Local Matters


Today, I smile. Not having a fulltime Sports Editor at the Pleasanton Express is not fun for the team here...

Judge Bob Hurley

Atascosa County Judge’s Report


Bits and Bobs: I am pleased that Methodist South has asked me to serve on a public advisory board of...

Mayor Travis Hall

Mayor’s Message – Pleasanton


Greetings from the Mayor’s office: Ernie and Janice Gonzalez of EMC Strategy Group, this city’s Business and Economic Development Consultants,...

Sue Brown’s The Way I See It

Head ‘em up, move ‘em out


A lot can happen in a week. Like, you may have to pack up 13 years of your life in...

Ed Sterling

Texas receives infusion of funding for border region law enforcement


Gov. Greg Abbott on July 9 announced the receipt of $15 million in federal funding meant to increase operational capabilities...

Chief Priest

Chief Priest’s Weekly Report


Happy July from Lytle PD, The weekly police blotter has been posted to our website, you can find it at...

Warren Domke

Eating out—fast food, mom and pop or…?


Early in my life, I lived in Chicago. I don’t remember eating out much. It was during World War II...

Guest Columns and Opinions

Mayor’s Message – Poteet


This past weekend our neighboring state, Louisiana, got hit with a weak hurricane resulting in a lot of rain causing...

I is for Identification


The other night I sat straight up in bed worried about J. What if he and Mama Bear were in...

Historically Speaking


In 2013 the Atascosa County Historical Commission dedicated an Official Texas Historical Marker for North Pleasanton. Many today don’t realize...

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