Coyotes end football tomorrow
The Uvalde Coyotes will complete their 2018 football season tomorrow night when they host the Lockhart Lions. Kick-off time for the District 14-5A Division contest is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Both the Coyotes and the Lions have been eliminated from post-season playoff contention. The winner of the game tomorrow will wind up fifth in the district standings. Coach Brian Herman’s […]
Lobos host Eagle Pass in basketball competition tomorrow
Tomorrow night in Uvalde High School’s Harvey Kinchlow Gym, the Uvalde Lobos will host the Eagle Pass Lady Eagles in basketball action. The varsity game is set for a 4:30 p.m. tipoff. Under the original schedule, the ball game was set for a 6 p.m. start, but the starting time was moved up by 90 minutes. There will be only […]
Defense: Overmedication, trauma to blame for fatal crash
Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor Whether a Concan-area crash that killed 13 senior members of the First Baptist Church of New Braunfels was the result of poor decisions or caused by an overly medicated victim of childhood sexual assault was discussed Wednesday during the first of a three-day sentencing hearing for defendant Jack D. Young. The sole survivor on board the […]
Two of three local incumbents win
Garza is new county commissioner Meghann Garcia Managing editor For the first time in eight years, there will be a new face on the Uvalde County Commissioners Court come next January. After besting incumbent Commissioner Raul Flores in the March 6 Democratic Party primary, Ronald “Ronnie” Garza went on to win the Precinct 4 seat over Republican candidate Pete Conrad. […]
Day of Dead honors loved ones, friends who have died
Jennifer Fry Staff writer Anyone who has seen the Pixar movie “Coco” can visualize the vibrancy of the Mexican holiday Dia de los Muertos, with its yellow marigolds and sparkling candlelight. The day is held in conjunction with All Souls’ Day, on Nov. 2, but can also be a multi-day festival stretching from Oct. 31 to Nov. 2. Marcos Vasquez, […]
Salvador Alvarado Salvador Alvarado, 92, of Crystal City died on Oct. 26, 2018, at his residence. He was born on Jan. 23, 1926, in Cotulla to Francisca (Deoscio) and Jesus Alvarado. He was preceded in death by his parents: wife, Maria De Jesus Lopez Alvarado; and grandson, Ernesto B. Diaz Jr. Alvarado is survived by five daughters, Maria A. Serna, […]
Bailee R. Byler
Bailee R. Byler Bailee R. Ackerman Byler, 23, of Huntsville died on Nov. 4, 2018, in Uvalde. Arrangements are pending with Hillcrest Mortuary. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Uvalde Leader-News.
William T. Byler III
William T. Byler III William Troy Byler III, 23, of Huntsville died on Nov. 4, 2018, in Uvalde. Arrangements are pending with Hillcrest Mortuary. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Uvalde Leader-News.