Crystal F. Fernandez

Crystal F. Fernandez Crystal Fay Fernandez, 39, of San Antonio, formerly of Uvalde, died on Nov. 15, 2018, in San Antonio. She was born on Sept. 28, 1979, in Hidalgo County to Estrella Foley and Herbert Willis Mason Jr. She is survived by her husband, Michael Fernandez; daughter, Fay Fernandez; and son, Michael Fernandez Jr., all of San Antonio; father, […]

Louisa G. Reyna

Louisa G. Reyna Louisa G. Reyna, 83, of Uvalde died on Nov. 17, 2018, in Uvalde. She was born on June 21, 1935, in Yancey to Cesaria (DeLeon) and Domingo Gauna. She was preceded in death by her husband of 35 years,  Jesus Reyna Sr.; parents; four brothers, Avelino Gauna, Ernesto Gauna, Tomas Gauna and Victor Gauna; two sisters, Juanita […]

Roberto J. Ybarra Sr.

Roberto J. Ybarra Sr. Roberto Jimenez Ybarra Sr., 73, of Las Cruces, New Mexico, died on Nov. 16, 2018, in Las Cruces, New Mexico. He was born on Feb. 12, 1945, in Uvalde to Martha J. Meza. He was preceded in death by his wife of 41 years, Raquel R. Ybarra; mother; and great-grandchild, Elzie A. Thomas. Ybarra is survived […]

Coyotes play in Tivy tournament

The Uvalde Coyotes will be at Kerrville tomorrow and Saturday for competition in the Tivy Invitational basketball tournament. They will open play in the tourney tomorrow with a 9:30 a.m. matchup against the tourney-host Tivy Antlers. Tivy is a pre-season pick to finish third in this season’s District 26-5A race. At 12:30 p.m. tomorrow, the Uvaldeans will take on the […]

Area football teams advance to the second round of playoffs

Four area high school football teams have advanced to the second round of the playoffs and will be in action tomorrow. Those teams include La Pryor, Crystal City, Leakey and Nueces Canyon. Last Friday, the La Pryor Bulldogs crushed the Bruni Badgers, 56-16, in Class 2A Division II football. Tomorrow at noon, the Bulldogs, 9-2, will take on the Burton […]

Harrell in, officially

Trustees set three-year contract with $152K salary Meghann Garcia Managing editor It took Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District trustees seven minutes in closed session to decide that lone finalist Hal Harrell is the best pick to lead UCISD students, faculty and staff. Trustees voted Friday evening to initiate a three-year contract, with a salary of $152,100. The contract became effective […]

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UCAD directors postpone meeting change

With three of five members present for the Tuesday, Nov. 13 meeting, Uvalde County Appraisal District directors debated changing the meeting time to 6 p.m. instead of 5:15 p.m., but instead opted to postpone their decision until missing board members were present. Director Tony Moreno said delaying the meeting time to 6 p.m. would help working board members as well […]

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