Students from Sacred Heart Catholic School and community members from Uvalde came together to celebrate Arbor Day on March 4 with a tree dedication ceremony. New red oak trees were planted on campus and were the focus of the event.
Uvalde FIRST (For the Inspiration of Research, Science and Technology) teams in the robotics field have enjoyed several successes in 2016. In January, W.O.T.E.S (We Owe the Earth Support) and the Uvalde 4-H Robotics students participated in a meet and qualified to go on to the Alamo Area Competition set March 12.
Mendell Morgan El Progreso Memorial Library director (back, far left) accepts a $1,000 check from H-E-B representative Santiago Adriano (far right) on behalf of (left to right) Daniel Coronado, AJ Negrete, Anahi Garcia, Isabella Luna and Jimmie Luna, whose team won first place in the 90-second Newbery Film Festival.