Article Image Alt Text

The speakers and the master of ceremonies for the AP Chamber of Commerce Hurricane Preparedness presentations pose together after the event. From left: Captain Lynn Pearce, Aransas Pass Police Department; APISD Superintendent Cara Cooke, KRIS6 meteorologist Juan Acuna, and Alex Hinojosa of Farmers Insurance Photo by Donna Woolston

News Stories

The Aransas Pass City Council voted to issue a request for proposals for Storm Pump station repairs at a regular meeting, May 3, 2021.

Article Image Alt Text

Sara Bowers is the Special Education Department Head at Aransas Pass High School. She loves teaching and especially loves the students, their families, and the staff at Special Ed. Contributed Photo

Special Ed Teacher Sara Bowers was the Employee of the Month for April at Aransas Pass High School. She is a busy, committed teacher, but the progress caught up with her through email.

Local government code in Texas requires a public hearing on a proposed budget on the fifteenth day after the date the proposed budget is filed with the municipal clerk.

Article Image Alt Text

The City of Aransas Pass had a successful clean-up day, Saturday, May 8.

It is a near certainty that Texans will be allowed to carry handguns without a license in the near future as House Bill 1927 passed both chambers and heads to a conference committee to hash out ame

Sports

Article Image Alt Text

Lady Pirate makes it home as Duck’s catcher waits for throw during softball action Thursday. Photo by James Granger

Article Image Alt Text

• Aransas Pass Panthers Varsity put up eight runs in the seventh on its way to an 11-3 victory over Skidmore-Tynan on Friday.

Article Image Alt Text

• Chloe Evans was clutch at the plate with runners on base on Thursday, driving in four on three hits to lead Aransas Pass Panthers Varsity past Goliad 14-3 on Thursday.

Article Image Alt Text

• Aransas Pass Panthers Varsity watched the game slip away early and couldn't recover in a 13-3 loss to Orange Grove on Friday.

Article Image Alt Text

Photos by Donna Woolston

Obituaries

Article Image Alt Text

Denise Haley Wagner, 67, daughter of the late Yvonne and Joe Haley, born on June 17, 1953 passed away peacefully in her home in Aransas Pass, TX on May 5, 2021.

Article Image Alt Text

Delbert Darrell Smithey, Jr passed away on May 6, 2021 at the age of 71 after a short battle with cancer. His son dutifully cared for him during these last weeks of his life.

Article Image Alt Text

George Edward Kain was called home to be with his Lord on May 2, 2021. George was born June 8, 1936, in Old Gulf, Texas to George and Annie Shelby Kain. He was the youngest of four children.

Article Image Alt Text

Sylvia passed away quietly in her home on May 4, 2021. A memorial service will be Friday, May 14, 2021 at 11 AM at the First United Methodist Church at 523 S 8th St, Aransas Pass, TX 78336.

Article Image Alt Text

Diana Alicia Vela-Pittman age 67 died on April 25, 2021 in Missouri City, Texas at Windsor Quail Valley Post-Acute Healthcare Center.

Aransas Pass Progress


346 S. Houston

Aransas Pass, TX 78336


P.O. Box 2100

Aransas Pass, TX 78336


361-758-5391