Recent showers accounted for .79 inches of rainfall in Uvalde, bringing the year-to-date precipitation to 28.49 inches. The weather station monitored by Texas A&M AgriLife recorded .78 and 0.01 inches, respectively, on Tuesday and Monday with rain expected to continue today. Totals for yesterday’s rainfall were not available when the newspaper was printed.
Times for the Thanksgiving luncheons at Benson Elementary and Uvalde High School were not available for the Nov. 6 edition of the Leader-News. Plates are $6 each and can be paid for the day-of in the cafeteria. No outside food or drinks are allowed.
Tuesday, Nov. 8, is Election Day. Voters in Uvalde County will have their final opportunity to officially support candidates on the local level – Uvalde County tax assessor/collector – to state and national races, including the presidency.
Juan Jose Garza Jr., 26, was arrested Thursday after he allegedly broke into his ex-girlfriend’s home and abducted the couple’s 3-month-old son. Garza is charged with burglary of habitation and endangering a child, criminal negligence. He was also arrested on a warrant for driving while intoxicated.