News Stories

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

The funding of Aransas Pass ISD, as well as every other school district in Texas, can be confusing, but this series of articles is designed to simplify the explanation.


The Aransas Pass High School girls and boys basketball camp took place at the high school gym on June 6-10. Boys and girls second through sixth grade was from 8 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Denise Wallgren caught this oversized redfish in Aransas Pass. She said she released it.


By Richard Gonzales


Robert Dalziel passed away on June 11, 2016, at the age of 86. Robert was born on January 10, 1930, in Victoria, British Columbia to Edward Kenneth & Gladys Maude Waterfield Dalziel.

Cecil T. “Bud” Storey, 78, passed away on June 11, 2016, at home with his family at his side. He was born in Ft. Wayne, Indiana on June 25, 1937, to Cecil and Jane Storey.

Walter Earl Rodocker was called home on Monday, June 13, 2016. He was born October 20, 1947, in Lynwood, California, to Walter K. Rodocker and Earline (Mathisen) Best.

Aransas Pass Progress

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Aransas Pass, TX 78336

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Aransas Pass, TX 78336