Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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by KIMBERLY RUBIOSTAFF WRITEROne person is dead and three others narrowly missed tragedy following a weekend storm that caused surging water to inundate even dry rivers and covered roadways in Uvalde County and surrounding areas. According to the weather station monitored by Texas A&M AgriLife... + continue reading
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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by Kimberly Rubio, staff writerArea residents looking to celebrate Memorial Day weekend outdoors were forced to take a rain check after back-to-back storms dropped a deluge on Uvalde County and surrounding areas.Meteorologist Cory Van Pelt with the National Weather Service said weekend storms were... + continue reading
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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by Meghann Garcia, managing editorIn 1927, the city oversaw the dedication of a war memorial to honor county residents who died in service during World War I. Thirty-five names were etched into the memorial  situated at Uvalde Memorial Park, and since then the number has grown to 140.Uvalde... + continue reading
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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Highlighting the Uvalde High School Sports Banquet Tuesday night was the presentation of the special awards. UHS assistant coach Rhonda Marquart announced the winners of the special awards, while members of the UHS coaching staff greeted the winners.To view more please log in or subscribe to the... + continue reading
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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The path less traveled was the theme of featured speaker Drew Pearson’s Tuesday night speech to the crowd in attendance at the 2015 Uvalde High School Sports Banquet. Pearson’s speech at the Uvalde County Event Center at the Fairplex topped the annual event hosted by the Uvalde Athletic... + continue reading

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Friday, May 22, 2015
Uvalde High School was recently named a topperforming Teens in the  Driver Seat school, receiving third-place out of 74  participating campuses in the state. In addition, Uvalde Police Detective Shayne  Gilland, who spearheaded the Teens in the Driver Seat program in  Uvalde,... + continue reading
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Friday, May 22, 2015
Uvalde Police Department Detective Donald Page (right) and Officer Greg Villa look for evidence inside a wrecked Chevrolet pickup truck. The driver was hospitalized  and found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia Thursday after colliding with a trailer attached to another vehicle on... + continue reading
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Friday, May 22, 2015
Everyone knows a hero. You might call him grandpa or abuelo, or  dad, or maybe he – or she – is a neighbor instead of a relative. Maybe he was drafted into the armed forces, or  maybe he heard the call of duty and enlisted. Maybe he was killed defending his country or maybe he... + continue reading
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Highlighting the Uvalde High School Sports Banquet Tuesday night was the presentation of the special awards. UHS assistant coach Rhonda Marquart announced the winners of the special awards, while... + continue reading

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The most recent inductees into the Nueces Canyon High School chapter of the National Honor Society include Cristian Franco, Mason Johnson, Joana Valenzuela, Nick DeLaRosa, Vanessa Galindo, Zenaida... + continue reading

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Wednesday, May 27, 2015
by Kim Eagle, staff writerThe 2015 Uvalde County Relay for Life is scheduled Saturday at Uvalde County Fairplex.This year, the race will be a little different. The celebration will start at 6 p.m. and end at midnight, instead of lasting through the night like in years past.Organizers hope that... + continue reading
Friday, May 22, 2015
Though the recent rains have been wonderful for the area, one downside is  a potential explosion in mosquito populations. Since the insects require pools of standing water to hatch their young, steady showers make for perfect breeding grounds. To view more please log in or subscribe to... + continue reading
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Longtime city of Uvalde   employee Juan Zamorahas been promoted to the position of director of public works. The announcement was made Tuesday. Zamora will fill the position left vacant following the resignationof Joe Jarosek in April.Jarosek was recently hired as city manager in... + continue reading