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.
Mabel Fowler and Adelyhda Perez represented Uvalde High School in their respective sports this weekend. The girls were escorted out of town Thursday by Uvalde Police Department and enjoyed the cheers, signs and support showed by the community on their way out of town.