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Discover Lytle's Top 5 Mexican Restaurants: A Fiesta of Flavors
In this article, we'll be exploring five Mexican restaurants in Lytle. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these places? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below!
Atascosa County resident charged with two counts of animal cruelty
Patricia Stone surrendered herself to an Atascosa County Animal Control unit Wednesday morning at the Atascosa County Sheriff’s Office and Jail.
Broken headlight or brake light? One police department will give you a gift card instead of a ticket to repair it
HONDO, Texas — If you get pulled over for a broken head light or tail light, you'll probably get a warning or a ticket. However, starting Wednesday, drivers in Hondo will instead get help to fix their car. In lieu of a ticket, drivers are getting $25 gift cards...
Eagle, Aggie Band students advance to State Solo and Ensemble Contest
On Friday, Feb. 16, 15 students from the Poteet High School Aggie Band competed at their UIL Solo and Ensemble contest at Pleasanton High School. Two small ensembles, including one saxophone quartet and one percussion quintet, and 10 soloists performed. Four of these students performed both an ensemble and a solo piece.
Former coach returns as new Athletic Director and Head Football Coach
Natalia ISD has hired former offensive coordinator Jason Reynolds to guide the athletics department as its new coordinator and head football coach, replacing the departing Ilyan Martinez. “I’m extremely excited to be back in the district,” Reynolds told the Devine News. “I was here for three years from 2018 to...
Atascosa County Jail Bookings
The people named in this report have been charged with but not found guilty of the crimes listed. This information is provided by the ACSO under the Texas Public Information Act, Chapter 552. 02/13/24-Gabrielle J. Barron was arrested by the ACSO on charges of Possession Controlled Substance PG 2>=4G<400G; Possession...
Two juveniles arrested in River Park shooting
Two juveniles were arrested by Pleasanton Police on Saturday after shots were allegedly fired at Pleasanton River Park. Police responded to a call of a fight at the park at around 4 p.m. According to police reports, the dispatcher on the phone at the time of the call heard what they thought was gunfire.
Chief Priest Report – Lytle
Lytle P.D. Officers managed 65 calls for service. Our call volume was up a good bit from what our recent numbers have been. Officers conducted 89 traffic stops, 50 of those resulted in citations and 39 were warnings. There were two property crimes reported to us last week: #1 –...
Silent auction and rummage sale to benefit Hurst family
On March 10, from 8 a.m.- 3 p.m., family and friends of Kelly Hurst will be hosting a silent auction and rummage sale. Donations for the silent auction and rummage sale can be dropped off at Top Notch Cleaners: 508 W. Hondo Ave. The family is also offering to pick up donations. All proceeds will go directly to the Hurst family for medical expenses. In 2023, Hurst was diagnosed with “chiari malformation,” which is a condition where the opening at the base of the skull is too small, and with high pressure, parts of the brain are pushed into the neck.
Joliet Juggernaut Alleged Murder of 8 Ends in Texas Tragedy
A 23-year-old Joliet man, Romeo Nance, was accused of unleashing what has been dubbed a “reign of terror” after he allegedly murdered eight people, including members of his own family, before taking his life during a standoff with the authorities in Texas. The brutal and senseless series of events left the community of Illinois’ third-largest city in shock, with motives still shrouded in obscurity.
Warhorse Baseball to play in Tourney Fri-Sat
Despite giving up only three runs on three hits to Canyon Lake, Devine could not muster a comeback to win their 2024 season opening 3-2 loss at Warhorse Stadium on Monday. Devine’s bats were cold as they only managed a single, four walks, and a hit batter over seven complete innings.
Devine Food Pantry seminar to assist with applications
Devine Food Pantry will host a 2-hour seminar on Monday, March 4, 2024, from 10 am to 12 noon for any resident who needs assistance filling out applications for SNAP, TSAP, TANF, CHIP/Children’s Medicaid, Adult Medicaid, and WIC. The seminar will take place at Devine Food Pantry located at...
Dogs in Need: Could Your Home Be Their New Home in Von Ormy, TX?
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to von ormy..
Six candidates file for Poteet City Council
With the filing deadline closing last week, six candidates have filed for the position of Councilmember on the Poteet City Council. Nick Vasquez and Vanessa Saylor have filed for the position of Councilmember, Place 1. Vasquez, current city councilman for Place 1, filed Feb. 14 for re-election. Vasquez, age 32,...
FRIDAY FISH FRY
The St. Matthew’s Jourdanton Knights of Columbus famous Friday Fish Frys are back! They are going on every Friday through lent at the Parish Hall (1608 Campbell Ave.). Devoted Knights member Joe David Cordova is seen cutting and preparing the fish ahead of the church’s record-breaking sale of over 375 plates last week.
Swift response averts potential tragedy
The swift response of Pleasanton Police officers may have helped prevent an escalation of tragedy on Wednesday, Feb. 14 after one man was subdued wearing body armor while garnishing a rifle. Officers responded to the 1600 block of Bendsdale Road in Pleasanton at around 11:50 p.m. on Valentine’s Day after...
Devine 4H Consumer Decision Making Results
Devine 4H competed in the SALE (San Antonio Livestock Exposition) Consumer Decision Making contest this past Saturday, February 17, 2024. The competitions were held at the SALE Headquarters and are part of the numerous competitions that students can take part in during the San Antonio Livestock Show and Rodeo. Consumer...
AREA CHAMPIONS!!! ARABIANS SINK TULOSO-MIDWAY 50-28
The dreadful thing about Tuesday night basketball playoff games is The Devine News must submit to press early Tuesday evening which is prior to tipoff of all Tuesday night ballgames, no matter the sport or event. Arabian Nation fans have to wait to hear the complete story regarding Devine’s February...
Devine One Act Play to perform Feb. 27th at DSAC
The Devine High School One Act group has been hard at work preparing for the District competition on March 2nd at Pearsall High School. This year they are under the direction of English teacher Mr. Jose Guardiola with Mrs. Patti Taitano assisting. The group will be performing Voices by Richard Lortz.
Early voting begins Feb 20thList of Medina County Candidates on ballot this year:
Medina County–Early voting kicks off on Tuesday-Friday, February 20th-February 23rd from 8am-5pm. You may also vote Saturday Feb.24 from 7am-7pm, Sunday Feb 25 from 9am-3pm, and Monday-Friday Feb 26-March 1 from 7 am to 7pm. Election Day will be Tuesday, March 5 from 7am-7pm. The following is a list...