Nearly 700 votes were cast during the first two days of voting by personal appearance at the Willie De Leon Civic Center. Early voting in advance of the May 24 primary runoff elections is still underway at the civic center.
Two men were arrested on Wednesday for allegedly burglarizing multiple vehicles during a spree over Tuesday night and Wednesday morning. The Uvalde Police Department was able to connect the men to the string of burglaries due to a GPS tracking system installed in a stolen cell
Beginning in August, Uvalde High School students who participate in extracurricular school activities or obtain a parking permit will be subject to random drug testing. The implementation of random drug testing was approved Monday night during a Uvalde
After nine years, Tru Hiatt has stepped down from her position as Uvalde Food Pantry board president and handed the reins over to board member Travis Kimble. Kimble joined the board in January. His wife, Kelley Kimble, also serves on the board as the organization’s treasurer.
The grandchildren of fallen Uvalde County Chief Deputy Sheriff John Wesley Haygood were present Monday for the unveiling of a plaque honoring their grandfather, who was killed in the line of duty on Feb. 28, 1935.
The reveal was held during the annual fallen officers’ ceremony at the Uvalde County Fairplex, where Haygood and nine others were memorialized.