Methodist minister encourages unity in times of war, peace

Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor “Let’s not wait for another major event to draw us together. Let’s come together now,” was the message delivered by The Rev. Steve Peyton when he addressed local veterans and community members during a Thursday morning ceremony to memorialize the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The event, originally scheduled to take place on […]

Coyotes prepare for Boerne game

Following weekend action in the Devine Shoot Out basketball tournament, the Uvalde Coyotes will have an open date in their schedule Tuesday. Coach Billy Ramey’s Coyotes will resume hoops competition Friday night when they travel to Boerne to play the Champion Chargers. Tip-off time for the varsity game Friday is scheduled for 6:30 p.m., while both the junior varsity game […]

Four Lobos make All-District volleyball team

Four members of the 2017 Uvalde Lobos volleyball team were selected to the District 29-5A All-District team. Senior libero Cassandra Silva made the All-District first team, senior middle blocker Kayla Curtis made the second team, while juniors Makayla Perez and Deandra Vera both made the honorable mention team. “When you come into a program and make philopsophical, strategy, and style […]

Let it snow! Let it snow!

Residents make the most of brief snowfall Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor When it rains, it snows – at least it did Thursday, when arctic air mixed with an upper level trough bringing about a pre-Christmas event that hasn’t occurred in Uvalde since 1992. Surrounding areas reporting snow included Knippa, Sabinal, Concan, Camp Wood, Montell, Reagan Wells, Batesville, La Pryor, Brackettville,  […]

Utopia High senior riding in national rodeo today

Utopia High School senior Will Pollock is in Las Vegas today participating in the Bucking Horse Futurity at the National Finals Rodeo. Pollock won the Texas State High School Rodeo champion saddle bronc rider title in June and placed third at the National Final High School Rodeo in Wyoming in July. He was invited to participate in this futurity along […]

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