American Legion Auxiliary Unit 479 officers pose for a picture after being sworn into office. New officers and their posts include (left to right) Maxine Martinez, historian; Donna Williams, vice president; Carmen Ybarra, president; Norma Ybarra, sergeant at arms; Janice Estrada, secretary; Marilou Ruiz, treasurer; and Pat Gonzales, second vice president.
Despite the heavy rainfall which has hit the Memorial Day weekend for the past four years, the surrounding area campsites stayed busy last weekend, with visitors coming in from all over to enjoy the long weekend. Eighteen miles northwest of Uvalde at Chalk Bluff Park, Jennifer Jackson
Uvalde Police Department Officer Anthony Gonzales (right) and Uvalde Volunteer Fire Department firefighter Juan Zamora stand near an overturned Chevrolet Tahoe, part of a two-vehicle accident, on Farm-to-Market Road 117 near FM 140. Multiple agencies were dispatched for the Tuesday night crash.
Uvalde High School’s Project Graduation, headed by Niki Henderson, will take place tomorrow at the Southwest Texas Junior College gymnasium. The event begins at 11 p.m. and students are allowed to arrive until midnight. Project Graduation will last until 6 a.m.