News Stories

A.C. Blunt Middle School student Payton Lightsey earned a spot to compete at the regional choir competition on Nov. 12 in Rockport.

Due to several hundred utility bills being high, the City of Aransas Pass is extending the utility bill due dates to Oct. 25. According to a post on the City’s Facebook page, all 4,200 accounts are

As butterflies migrate to their winter grounds, the North Bay area is in their flight path. This monarch found a place to rest in a salt cedar.




Redfish are good on mullet on the Estes Flats and around Mud Island. Bull redfish are good in the Lydia Ann Channel on mullet.


The Aransas Pass volleyball team lost to Ingleside on Oct. 11 in four sets, 25-22, 25- 20, 25-22 and 25-23. Rayghan Poimboeuf led the Lady Panthers with five aces, 20 kills and five blocks.

The Aransas Pass Panthers lost big (70-3) to one of the top teams in the state, Cuero, to fall 0-2 in district play on Oct. 14.


Martha Rodriguez Galvan, 64, passed away October 8, 2016. She was born July 15, 1952, in Aransas Pass, Texas. She is preceded in death by her parents, Alberto Galvan, Sr.

Angelita “Angie” T. Serda passed away October 12, 2016. She was 67.

Erick (Chris) Conrad Christoferson was born on January 30, 1951 in Seattle, Washington. Raised in Tacoma.

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