First Presbyterian Church of Uvalde has found a new permanent pastor, the Rev. David Coello, formerly of Brooklyn, New York. Uvalde will be his second call; Coello began his ministry in the Rio Grande Valley.
An 11-year-old boy drowned Sunday on the Frio River at the Utopia Crossing bridge, just north of Garner State Park. According to a working report by Texas Parks and Wildlife game warden Rachel Kellner, Utopia EMS first responded to the call for assistance.
Uvalde County Sheriff’s Office deputies and U.S. Marshals forced their way into a home east of Knippa on Sunday to apprehend a man who allegedly assaulted and threatened a woman identified as his girlfriend. Rolando Miguel Galindo, 30, was wanted on a State of Texas warrant for parole