Article Image Alt Text

Clownin’ Around

By Jesica Parsley

Ingleside resident Fred Pena lives out his dream around the Coastal Bend as Jolly Go Phred. But Pena had to go through a health issue to begin living out his dream. In July of 2015, Pena underwent heart surgery after having a heart attack. Fortunately, Pena had a quick recovery, but that moment changed his mindset. “When I was in the hospital and recovering,  all I could think about was how I needed to live out my dreams and I needed to start right now,” Pena said.

To view more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition


Aransas Pass Progress

346 S. Houston

Aransas Pass, TX 78336

P.O. Box 2100

Aransas Pass, TX 78336