2017-12-28

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Maria G. Aviles

Maria G. Aviles Maria Guadalupe Aviles, 85, of Uvalde died on Dec. 22, 2017, in Uvalde. She was born on Oct. 7, 1932, in Uvalde to Teresa (Gomez) and Alejandro Flores. She is survived by her husband, Silvestre Aviles of Uvalde; three daughters, Terry Ortiz and husband, Marcos, of Camp Wood, Sylvia Aviles, Rosie Gonzalez and husband, Adrian; two sons, […]

Mary Jane Hargrove

Mary Jane Hargrove Mary Jane Barber Hargrove, 83, of Del Rio, formerly of Uvalde, died on Dec. 25, 2017, in San Antonio. A memorial service will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. at the G. W. Cox Memorial Funeral Home in Del Rio, located at 114 Fletcher Dr., Del Rio, TX 78840, 830-775-2000. A complete obituary will appear in […]

Ruby Garza

Ruby Garza Ruby Garza, 51, of Uvalde died on Dec. 26, 2017, in Maverick County. Funeral services are pending with Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Uvalde Leader-News.

Julia Vasquez

Julia Vasquez Julia Vasquez, 51, of Uvalde died on Dec. 26, 2017, in Maverick County.  Funeral services are pending with Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Uvalde Leader-News.

Lions Club seeking children for summer camp scholarships

Charley Robinson Staff writer Uvalde Lions Club is on a mission to encourage and inform parents of special needs children to take advantage of a summer camp program. Each summer, the Texas Lions Camp at Kerrville hosts hundreds of children with disabilities during nine one-week sessions. Parents do not incur a fee for the camp, and children are provided transportation […]

Unsung heroes crucial to championship team

Charley Robinson Staff writer Championship teams are comprised of a host of talented individuals. Some of the most important individuals often do not receive the recognition they deserve, possibly due to the position they man, like an offensive or defensive lineman. When you followed the 1972 Uvalde Coyotes all the way to the state football championship, you may have never […]

Fiery crash kills three

Uvalde-bound SUV strikes hog, oncoming motorist on FM 481 Uvalde residents Ruby Garza and Julia Vasquez, and off-duty U.S. Border Patrol agent Antonio Cordova of the Uvalde Station, were killed Christmas night following a head-on collision on Farm-to-Market Road 481. The wreck occurred at 11:50 p.m., 25 miles southwest of Uvalde. Farm-to-Market Road 481 is often called Old Eagle Pass […]

Fundraising underway for cancer-care transportation

Finding and paying for transportation can be an extreme burden for cancer patients trying to obtain treatment, and for that reason Kate Marmion Rides to Radiation was created after the close of the capital campaign that raised over $5 million to build the Kate Marmion Regional Cancer Medical Center in Uvalde. This “Saving Lives Close to Home” campaign brought Clear […]

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