SWTJC hosts 59th hoops tourney

Three-day action begins today Today in La Forge Hall Gym, play in the 59th-annual Southwest Texas Junior College Invitational high school basketball tournament will begin. Tipping off play in this year’s tournament will be a girls’ game between the the Brackett Tigerettes and the Leakey Eagles at 8:30 a.m. At 10 a.m., the Brackett Tigers will play the Knippa Rockcrushers […]

Tivy advances to regional semifinals

Saturday at San Marcos’ Bobcat Stadium, the District 14-5A Division II football champion Kerrville Tivy Antlers, 11-1, will take on the Port Lavaca Calhoun Sandcrabs, 9-3, in regional semi-final competition. Kick-off time is scheduled for 3 p.m. The winner of the Tivy-Calhoun game will face the winner of tomorrow’s matchup between the Corpus Christi Calallen Wildcats, 11-1, and the Brenham […]

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Martha C. Garza

Martha C. Garza Martha C. Garza, 43, of Fredericksburg died on Nov. 23, 2018, in Fredericksburg. She was born on June 11, 1975, in Del Rio to Anna Lombrana and Raymundo Garza. A visitation will be held tomorrow from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m., and a rosary will be recited at 10 a.m. at the Saint Mary Magdalene Catholic Church […]

Gene F. Grabbs

Gene F. Grabbs Gene Frederick Grabbs, 88, of Carrizo Springs, died on Nov. 26, 2018, at his residence. A visitation will be held tomorrow from noon to 8 p.m. in the chapel at the Leonard Funeral Home, 707 W. Houston St., Carrizo Springs. A graveside service will be held on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. at the Erskine Family Cemetery, 499 […]

Pauline H. Langner

Pauline H. Langner Pauline Hulett Langner, 88, of Uvalde died on Nov. 22, 2018, in Uvalde. She was born on Feb. 1, 1930, in Shreveport, Louisiana, to Marguerite (Saur) and Paul Hulett. After high school, she graduated with a degree in business from Texas Lutheran College in Seguin. During her time at Texas Lutheran, she met her future husband, John […]

George A. McDonald

George A. McDonald George Allen McDonald, 87, of Cat Spring died on Nov. 26, 2018, at his residence. Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 10 a.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Uvalde Leader-News.

Patricio Molina

Patricio Molina Patricio Molina, 53, of Uvalde died on Nov. 25, 2018, in Uvalde. A visitation will be held on Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. at the Chapel of Serenity at Hillcrest Memorial Funeral Home of Uvalde. A funeral service will be held next Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018, at 2 p.m., also at the Chapel of Serenity at […]

Zula M. Spurgers

Zula M. Spurgers Zula Mae Spurgers, 96, of Camp Wood died on Nov. 12, 2018, at Uvalde Memorial Hospital. She was born on Nov. 22, 1921, in Fox, Oklahoma, to LaNora (Carpenter) and John G. Wright. After her marriage to Raymond Spurgers, the couple moved to Texas. They were married for 20 years. The family says she was a loving […]

Anatolio L. Tellez

Anatolio L. Tellez Anatolio L. Tellez, 78, of La Pryor died on Nov. 26, 2018, in San Antonio. A funeral mass will be held today at 2 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in La Pryor. Interment will follow at La Pryor Cemetery. He was born on Sept. 7, 1940, in La Pryor to Consuelo (Luna) and Florentino Tellez. He […]