2017-11-09

Walter L. Baxter

Walter L. Baxter Walter Lawrence “Larry” Baxter, 91, of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, formerly of Uvalde, died on Oct. 30, 2017, in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, one week before what would have been his 92nd birthday. He was born on Nov. 6, 2017, in Batesville to Jessie Hattie (King) and James Houston Baxter. Baxter graduated from Batesville High School in 1943, and […]

Billy J. Brice

Billy J. Brice Billy Joe Brice, 86, of Leakey died on Nov. 6, 2017, in San Antonio. Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. at Frio Canyon Baptist Church in Leakey. Interment will follow at the Leakey Floral Cemetery. Arrangements are with Nelson Funeral Home of Leakey. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of […]

Macario Cahue

Macario Cahue Macario Cahue, 45, of Uvalde died on Nov. 4, 2017, at Advocate Christ Hospital in Oak Lawn, Illinois. A rosary will be recited today at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A funeral mass will be held tomorrow at 1:30 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery. Arrangements are with Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A complete […]

Lora B. Garrison

Lora B. Garrison Lora B. Garrison, 91, of Utopia died on Nov. 5, 2017, in San Antonio after a brief illness. A funeral service will be held today at 1 p.m. at Utopia Methodist Church. The Rev. Chuck Crane will officiate. Interment will follow at Jones Cemetery. She was born on March 25, 1926, at the Davis Ranch in Northeast […]

Lilia Gonzales

Lilia Gonzales Lilia Gonzales, 86, of Uvalde died on Nov. 7, 2017, at Amistad Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral arrangement are pending with Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Uvalde Leader-News.

Alejandro Resma

Alejandro Resma Alejandro Resma, 85, of Uvalde died on Nov. 5, 2017, in Lamesa. A rosary was recited yesterday and will be recited again today at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A funeral service will be held tomorrow at 10 a.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery. He was born on Aug. 26, 1932, in Brackettville to […]

Harris running in Greek legend

Follows route of original marathon Charley Robinson Staff writer There are renowned marathons – Boston, Tokyo, London – and then there are other marathons. But there is only one original marathon and that occurred 2,500 years ago. The Athens Classic Marathon is like no other on earth. According to legend, it covers the same ground that the Athenian messenger Pheidippides […]

Sabinal cheers new booze law

Utopia, Concan decline to join in the party Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor Sabinal voters on Tuesday cheered the consumption of alcohol during a special election that coincided with voting for seven amendments to the Texas Constitution, which won passage in Uvalde County and across the state. Just under 5 percent of Uvalde County’s 16,826 registered voters showed up at the polls […]

Coyotes play home finale tomorrow

Two playoff-bound football teams will collide tomorrow night in the Honey Bowl as the Uvalde Coyotes host the Eagle Pass Winn Mavericks. Kick-off time for the District 29-5A contest is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. The Coyotes will celebrate Parents’ Night as the parents of Uvalde High School varsity football players will be honored during a special pre-game ceremony. Both the […]

Lobos fall in hoops thriller

The Uvalde Lobos lost a close one Tuesday night as they lost to the Medina Valley Lady Panthers in a 43-42 basketball thriller played in Harvey Kinchlow Gym. Down 37-32 early in the final period, the Lobos battled back to knot the score at 39-39. Deandra Vera converted on a three-point play and Alyssa Rodriguez downed a free throw to […]