Maxwell, a 16-pound spaniel-mix dog, is the Humane Society of Uvalde’s featured pet for August. “He enjoys going for walks and would fit in just about anywhere,” said Heather Stunkel, HSU adoption committee member.
A sailplane pilot shades himself from the 95-degree heat, which was magnified on the Garner Field Airport runway, as rows of sailplanes await towing. The photo was taken Friday, and the competition winds up tomorrow.
It is illegal to allow an animal to remain tethered during a severe weather event, including when the temperature drops below 32 degrees; when a heat advisory has been issued by a local or state authority; or during a tornado, hurricane, or tropical storm warning. Instead, owners must