- MEN’S CONFERENCE
MEN’S CONFERENCE hosted by the Fishermen of God Men’s Ministry, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, January 4, in the AB Alexander Convention Center on the IH-35 access road in Cotulla, will feature a theme of “Breaking the chains and setting the captive free,” with six pastors as guest speakers. Admission is free; lunch is provided. For information, call Pastor Efren Flores, (956) 330-8820.
- BENEFIT PLATE SALE
BENEFIT PLATE SALE on Saturday, January 11, from 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. At Firemens Park in Pearsall. Plates are $10 and include brisket, potato salad and beans and rice. All proceeds go toward medical expenses for Mary Salazar Martinez.
- BENEFIT PLATE SALE
BENEFIT PLATE SALE Saturday, January 11, 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Firemens Park in Pearsall. Plates at $10 include brisket, potato salad and beans and rice. All proceeds go toward medical expenses for Mary Salazar Martinez.
- REGULAR MEETING
REGULAR MEETING of the Brush Country Retired School Personnel Association on Thursday, January 16, at the Country Store in Cotulla at 6 p.m. The program “Amanda Burke, Sole Survivor” will be presented by Louisa Franklin. Members are encouraged to attend. Individual hours of community volunteer service are due at the meeting; forms will be available. Members who are unable to attend are asked to report their service hours to the local chairman.
- PUBLIC SWIMMING POOL
PUBLIC SWIMMING POOL at Martinez Park, 916 Huddleston Street in Cotulla, is open Mondays through Fridays from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturdays from noon to 8 p.m. Admission is $2 for all. The pool is heated; showers and lockers are available ($1.50 for a lock). Membership fees are also available, monthly at $30 (with locker $35); yearly at $310 (with locker $340); and for seniors at $250 (with locker $280). Swimming lessons are offered only in January, four times a week for two weeks at $35 for ages 5 and up. For information or to register, visit the pool or call (830) 483-5362.
- PUBLIC HEARING
PUBLIC HEARING by Dilley Independent School District to discuss the Texas Academic Performance Report (TAPR) on Monday, January 20, at 6:30 p.m. in the DISD Activity Center.
- PUBLIC HEARING
PUBLIC HEARING by Dilley Independent School District to discuss the Texas Academic Performance Report (TAPR) on Monday, January 20, at 6:30 p.m. in the DISD Activity Center at 208 W. Curtis.
- PEARSALL ROTARY CLUB
PEARSALL ROTARY CLUB meets from noon to 1 p.m. every Tuesday at Frio Regional Hospital; the public is invited. Guest speakers include Pearsall ISD Superintendent Dr. Nobert Rodriguez on January 21; Pearsall City Manager Federico Reyes on Jan. 28; and Frio County AgriLife Extension Agent Jaime Lopez on February 4.
- BINGO EVERY TUESDAY
BINGO EVERY TUESDAY at Pearsall Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church Parish Hall. Doors open at 5 p.m. Adult fee is $15 for eight games, no exceptions unless approved by Bingo director. Free for six and under. Children over 6, $5. Attendance is over 100 on Super Bingo, every first and third Tuesday. Hamburgers are $4. No outside food or drinks allowed. Also see facebook.com/tejanos.2019
- BOARD APPLICATIONS
BOARD APPLICATIONS for Cotulla ISD Board Trustee Place #2, #3 and #5 (unexpired terms) are available. Last day to file applications is Friday, February 14 at 5 p.m. Call Jeanette P. Ramirez at (830) 879-3073 ext. 1011 for more information.
- COUNCIL APPLICATIONS
COUNCIL APPLICATIONS for the City of Pearsall for appointment to vacant City Council Place 1 and Place 5 positions are available with the City Clerk, 215 South Ash Street, Pearsall. Deadline to apply is close of business on March 16 at 4:30 p.m. Positions are to be filled by a majority vote of council and serve until the next general City election. Qualifications: Pearsall residency for at least one year prior to the date of appointment; be a registered voter; be at least 21 years of age; must reside with the City during his or her term, and shall not be in arrears in the payment of any ad valorem taxes or other city obligations.
- OPEN HOUSE
OPEN HOUSE on Wednesday, January 22 for La Salle County Texas A&M Agrilife Extension Office from 4 to 6 p.m. at the new location on 119 South Front Street in Cotulla. Refreshments are served.
- FREE ADULT EDUCATION CLASSES
FREE ADULT EDUCATION CLASSES at PISD alternative campus, 607 E. Alabama, Pearsall. Classes start January 27 for those completing orientation. Call (830) 334-5020 or 591-7385; email [email protected] Participants must be 17 years or age or older or 16 if court ordered with cause/case number.
- MONTHLY MEETING
MONTHLY MEETING of Huajilla Unit TRTA will be on Monday, January 27 at the First United Methodist Church of Pearsall, 507 E. San Antonio St. at 10 a.m. Meal to follow, catered by Cowpokes.