News Stories

By Richard Gonzales

By Jesica Parsley

40 years. That’s how long Isaac Avila lived without having any contact with his family members…until June 12.


The Aransas Pass for Youth organization and the Aransas Pass Police Department are teaming up this summer to have every Friday of the Summer Camp known as Public Safety Day.

SPCA San Pat County held its first annual Golf Tournament, benefitting the Sandra Sue Benson Animal Adoption Center, June 13, at North Shore Country Club in Portland, Texas.

The Aransas Pass Aquatics Center joined more than 700 aquatic facilities worldwide on June 24 to bring awareness to the importance of swimming lessons.


Thomas Olin Welborn Jr., age 94, passed away on June 17, 2016 in Seguin, Texas. Mr.

Marguerita “Rite” Celestine Morgan Jones, 74, of Ingleside, Texas passed away on Friday, June 17, 2016 at home with her family by her side.

Minerva “Minnie” Quiel, 84, passed away June 21, 2016, in San Antonio, Texas. She was born June 9, 1932, in La Grulla, Texas to Eulalio and Cresencia Elizondo.

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346 S. Houston

Aransas Pass, TX 78336

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Aransas Pass, TX 78336