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The sale of tax notes of $1.4 million for the purchase of the Aransas Pass Fire Department’s new ladder truck was approved by the City Council last week, during a regular term meeting Monday, Feb.

AUSTIN - Each February for 17 years, countless volunteers spend 10 days on the water along the Texas coastline searching the bays for abandoned crab traps left to foul shrimpers’ nets, snag anglers

The City of Aransas Pass Code Enforcement Office will be hosting another citywide cleanup event, Saturday, Feb. 16, from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m., or when the dumpsters are full.


By the time you read this, the temperature will have warmed up, and snakes could be crawling.

The Aransas Pass High School varsity Panthers racked up two more big wins in district, with one game left, and sit one game behind Odem for first place in district.

The Aransas Pass Lady Panthers ended their regular season with a big 73-16 win over the Taft Lady Greyhounds, Tuesday, Feb.


Bud Scott Hatfield, 79, died Jan. 30, 2019 in Corpus Christi. He was born July 26, 1939 in Pikesville, KY.

He was known by many and loved by all.

Emilio Mendez Sr. “Gasolina,” of Aransas Pass, passed away Feb, 7, 2019. Emilio was born on Jan. 18, 1947 to his parents Antonino and Francisca Mendez.

Guillermo “Willie” Solis, 64, went to be with the Lord on Feb. 6, 2019. He was born Nov. 18, 1954 to mother, Juanita Solis in Gregory.

Aransas Pass Progress

346 S. Houston

Aransas Pass, TX 78336

P.O. Box 2100

Aransas Pass, TX 78336