2018-09-06

Warden reminds hunters 15 doves is daily, not trip, limit

Hunters kept the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department busy last weekend when the dove season kickoff resulted in game wardens issuing nearly 15 citations. According to game warden Shay Quinn, most citations involved hunters exceeding daily bag limits, hunting doves in baited areas and utilizing an unplugged shotgun. Quinn said no hunting-related arrests were made. Quinn said he wanted to […]

Festival rings up cash for college with thousands in attendance

Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor The more than 20,000 attendees of the 22nd-annual Palomino Fest translated into a $25,000 donation to Southwest Texas Junior College for student scholarships. The multi-day concert series, carnival and professional rodeo event held at the Uvalde County Fairplex ran from last Thursday to Sunday and provided a variety of music and entertainment. The concerts were well-attended, […]

Coyotes play first road game

Uvaldeans face Winn at Eagle Pass tomorrow The Uvalde Coyotes will face their first football road challenge of the season tomorrow when they travel to Eagle Pass to take on the Winn Mavericks. Kick-off time for the contest is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. in Cozel Foster Veterans Memorial Stadium located within the Eagle Pass ISD Student Activity Center complex. Coach […]

Lobos play Eagle Pass Winn in volleyball tomorrow at UHS

Tomorrow night, the Uvalde Lobos will host the Eagle Pass Winn Mavericks in District 28-5A volleyball competition. The varsity match is set for 6 p.m. in Harvey Kinchlow Gym. That match will be preceded by sub-varsity matches scheduled to begin at 5 p.m. The Lobos will celebrate Little Lobos Night tomorrow with special ceremonies. Winn will face the Lobos following […]

Sisters on the Fly caravan swinging by Concan

National women’s outdoor adventure group exploring Texas The following column was submitted by Annabell McNew, executive director of the Texas Hill Country River Region. A caravan of cars, decorated campers and fiercely fun women may soon be passing you by on the highway. Sisters on the Fly, the largest women’s organization in the United States focused on outdoor recreation, is hosting […]

Florentino R. Esquivel

Florentino R. Esquivel Florentino R. “Tino” Esquivel, 76, of Cedarburg, Wisconsin, formerly of Sabinal, died on Aug. 30, 2018 at Lawlis Family Hospice in Mequon, Wisconsin. A memorial mass was held yesterday at 4 p.m. at St. Francis Borgia Catholic Church North in Cedarburg, Wisconsin. Interment will be held at a later date in La Pryor. A complete obituary will […]

Robert W. Green

Robert W. Green Robert W. “Bobby” Green, 79, of San Antonio died on Aug. 31, 2018, in San Antonio. He was born on Oct. 2, 1938, in Montrose, Colorado, to Thelma (Lombardi) and John William Green. He moved from Montrose, Colorado, to Uvalde when he was 9 years old. He moved to San Antonio shortly after high school graduation. He […]

Mark Keeney

Mark Keeney Mark Keeney, 56, of Uvalde died after a brief illness on Aug. 31, 2018, at his residence. He was born on March 6, 1962, in St. Petersburg, Virginia, to Jolene (Petty) and Stanley Keeney. Keeney is survived by his parents; son, Christopher Keeney; sister, Roxanne Jarman and husband, Wayne; and brother, Justin Keeney, all of Uvalde; daughter, Tabitha […]

Delia G. Silva

Delia G. Silva Delia Gonzales Silva, 72, of Uvalde died on Aug. 31, 2018, in Uvalde. She was born on Feb. 20, 1946, in Uvalde to Manuela (Minor) and Maximiliano Gonzales. She married Tommy Silva on July 8, 1963,  in Uvalde. She is survived by two daughters, Theresa S. Rodriguez of San Antonio and Pauline Garcia and husband, Marco, of […]

Harry K. Sutherland Jr.

Harry K. Sutherland Jr. Harry Keith Sutherland Jr., 72,  of Pleasanton died on Aug. 12, 2018, at his residence. A memorial service will be held on Sept. 8, 2018, at 11 a.m. at Crosspoint Fellowship Church, 739 Dallas Street, Pleasanton.  He was born on Jan. 22, 1946, in Uvalde to Lilla (Scott) and Keith Sutherland Sr. He grew up on […]