Big Give S.A. underway

Several area organizations are hoping residents will log on TheBigGiveSA.org today and make a secure contribution to one or more participating groups. Big Give S.A. is a 24-hour event that allows nonprofit organizations to encourage donors to give big and support their causes throughout the local community. More than 600 organizations have signed up to participate in the Big Give […]

Radiation transportation program seeking donors today, year-round

The following was written by Sheri Rutledge, executive director of Kate Marmion Rides to Radiation. Kate Marmion Rides to Radiation is participating in The Big Give S.A., a 24-hour day of giving that will take place from midnight to midnight on Thursday, May 4. The purpose of this region-wide giving challenge is to increase public awareness of the impact local […]

Antonia D. Aguilera

Antonia D. Aguilera Antonia De La Cruz ‘’Nena’’ Aguilera, 100, of Pasadena, formerly of Uvalde, died on April 28, 2017, in Pasadena. Aguilera was born on Sept. 21, 1916, in Uvalde to Zapopa (De La Cruz) and Jesus Aguilera. She is survived by niece Anna Belia Al-Hakam of Pasadena; two great-nieces, Elma Elizondo of League City and Melva Treviño of […]

Agustin C. Alejandro

Agustin C. Alejandro Agustin Cortez Alejandro, 64, of Uvalde died on April 29, 2017, in San Antonio. A rosary was recited yesterday and will be recited again today at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A mass of resurrection will be held tomorrow at 3 p.m. at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Sabinal, followed by interment at St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery. […]

Delfina Arriola

Delfina Arriola Delfina Arriola, 83, of Uvalde died on May 1, 2017, at her residence. A funeral service will be held today at 3 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, followed by interment at Hillcrest Cemetery. She was born on April 11, 1934, in Sabinal to Paulita (Borrego) and Leon Musquiz. She is survived by one daughter, Lucy Rodriguez; one sister, Nena […]

Johnny Dunlap

Johnny R. Dunlap Johnny Roscoe Dunlap, 84, a retired chief mechanic, died Thursday, April 27, 2017. A funeral will be held today at 1:30 p.m. at the Mount Olivet Chapel in Fort Worth. Interment will follow at Mount Olivet Cemetery. A visitation was held yesterday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Mount Olivet. Johnny was born May 30, 1932, […]

Pedro Saldivar

Pedro Saldivar Pedro Saldivar, 90, of La Pryor died on May 1, 2017, at Dimmit Regional Hospital in Carrizo Springs. Funeral services will be held tomorrow at 11 a.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Chapel, with interment to follow at the La Pryor Cemetery. He was born on Dec. 4, 1926, in Cloete, Coahuila, Mexico, to Francisca (Lopez) and Gregorio Saldivar. He is […]

Coyotes, Calallen vie in series

The Uvalde Coyotes will open play in a bi-district baseball playoff series with a game against the Corpus Christi Calallen Wildcats tomorrow night. Game one of the best-of-three series is set for a 7 p.m. start at Calallen High School’s baseball field. The second game of the series is scheduled for 3 p.m. Saturday at Uvalde’s Marvin Kolinek Field. Should […]

Lobos corral Mustangs for 5-3 win in game two of series

Kylie Sendejo ripped a double down the left field foul line to drive in what proved to be the winning runs as the Uvalde Lobos beat the Corpus Christi King Mustangs, 5-3, in game two of their Bi-district softball series last Saturday. Playing amid hot, humid weather conditions at the Poteet High School softball field, the Lobos got off to […]

Coyotes vie in regional track

Uvalde High School senior Rhea Guidry was the only Uvaldean to place in the boys’ division of the Class 5A Region IV track-and-field meet. Guidry cleared 13 feet and 6 inches to claim fourth place in the pole vault competition last Friday at San Antonio’s Alamo Stadium. Angleton’s Nicholas Hillier won the Region IV title. He cleared 14 feet and […]