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Elizabeth E. McKay

Elizabeth E. McKay Elizabeth E. McKay, 70, of Uvalde died on Feb. 12, 2018, in Uvalde. She was born on July 28, 1947, in San Antonio to Donna (Badt) and  Thomas Eldred. McKay was preceded in death by her parents, and husband. She is survived by her lifelong friend, Roy Keith Mann, of Uvalde. Interment will follow at a later […]

Cheryl H. Meyer

Cheryl H. Meyer Cheryl Hendon Meyer of Birmingham, AL, passed away on Feb. 11, 2018, at her residence at the age of 66. She was born on Dec. 25, 1951, in Roanoke, AL, to Eddie Hendon and Retha Walker Hendon. She married John Clinton Meyer, grandson of Clint and Louise Meyer, in Roanoke, AL, on Oct. 14, 1978. He preceded […]

Esteban Najera Jr.

Esteban Najera Jr. Esteban “Steve” Najera Jr., 54, of La Pryor died on Feb. 13, 2018, at Christus Santa Rosa Hospital in San Antonio. He was born on April 19, 1963, in Uvalde to Concepcion (Macias) and Esteban Najera Sr. He married Maria Juanita Bolaños on Nov. 28, 1998, in La Pryor. He is survived by his wife of 19 […]

Robbie L. Speer

Robbie L. Speer Robbie L. Speer, 82, of Uvalde died on Feb. 13, 2018, in Uvalde. She was born on June 15, 1935, in Carrizo Springs to Loree (Blackard) Rossington and Reyn Rossington. She married Calvin “Pete” Speer on Sept. 3, 1954, in Crystal City. She is survived by her husband of 63 years, of Uvalde; three sons, Ronny Speer […]

Robert Sweeten

Robert Sweeten Robert “Bob” Sweeten 58 of Camp Wood, Texas was called home to be with his Lord and Savior on Feb. 11th, 2018, at University Hospital in San Antonio surrounded by his family. Robert Eugene Sweeten was born on October the 2nd, 1959, in Cortez, Colorado, to parents Charles and Julienne Sweeten. He grew up in the Nueces Canyon […]

DRT announces Texas history essay winners

The following was submitted by Judy Burleson, publicity chairwoman for the Caddel-Smith chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas. Caddel-Smith Daughters of the Republic of Texas announced winners in the Texas history essay contest at its regular business on Thursday, Feb. 8. First-, second- and third-place winners in the fourth-grade contest were Morgan Tutor of Leakey, Daniella Martinez […]

Lobos win softball home opener

Longoria tosses a one-hit shutout It was a 10-0 victory for the Uvalde Lobos in their softball season home debut Thursday morning. They combined solid hitting and good defense with the strong pitching to post a lopsided win over the Carrizo Springs Lady Wildcats in the opening game of the Uvalde Softball Classic. Based on a tournament coin flip, the […]