Rebecca Swanner

Rebecca Swanner Rebecca Swanner, 70, of Uvalde died on Sept. 28, 2018, at Uvalde Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are pending with Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary of Uvalde.

V.A. “Billy” Winn Jr.

V.A. “Billy” Winn Jr. V.A. “Billy” Winn Jr., 83, of Uvalde, died on Sept. 18, 2018, at Baptist Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas. Born on the longest day of the year, June 21, 1935, to Shirley Reagor and Vaughan Alexander “Bill” Winn, Billy lived a life that read like a novel. The final chapter of his story has now […]

Dalrymple one of 12 national finalists in tractor contest

Kaylene Chapa UHS Journalism Uvalde High School senior Riley Dalrymple is among 12 finalists in a national contest for restoration of a 1925 John Deere tractor. His finalist position is for the restoration itself. He is still in the running for a video contest associated with the event. Dalrymple’s project is part of the Delo tractor restoration competition. This contest […]

City OKs lobbyist in water issue

Messer, assistant to be paid combined $15,500 per month Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor Uvalde City Council on Tuesday night authorized city staff to enter into a consulting services agreement with Bill Messer PC of Austin to serve as a lobbyist as part of ongoing litigation involving the Edwards Aquifer Authority. The action was taken after council reconvened from closed session. […]

National Night Out is Tuesday

Events set in Uvalde, Sabinal Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor Texas National Night Out events are planned in Uvalde and Sabinal. The purpose of the events are to foster crime prevention by promoting communication between community members and local law enforcement agencies. The events are scheduled Tuesday between 6-8 p.m. The Uvalde Police Department will participate in events at the H-E-B […]

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Coyotes lose first district game

Alamo Heights beats UHS 48-21 The Alamo Heights Mules scored on six of their first seven offensive possessions of the first half and they went on to record a 48-21 district football victory over the Uvalde Coyotes Friday night at Alamo Heights. Ranked as the third-best Class 5A Division II team in the region in the most-recent Texas High School […]

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