2018-12-06

Mary G. Aguilar

Mary G. Aguilar Mary Guadalupe Aguilar, 52, of San Antonio died on Dec. 2, 2018, at Normandy Terrace Healthcare Center in San Antonio. A funeral mass will be held today at 3 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Knippa. Interment will follow at St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery. She was born on Feb. 27, 1966, in Uvalde to Ramona (Rodriguez) […]

Charles L. Crawford

Charles L. Crawford Charles Ladon Crawford of Uvalde, Texas, succumbed to death on Dec. 2, 2018, in a San Antonio hospital after a long illness.  He was born on Aug. 2, 1949, in Crystal City, Texas, to Charles Quitman and Billie Jean Harp Crawford, who preceded him in death, as did his brother, Jeffery Dow Crawford. Charles graduated from Crystal […]

Edmundo G. Garcia

Edmundo G. Garcia Edmundo Gilbert Garcia, 65, of Uvalde died on Dec. 2, 2018, in San Antonio. He was born on March 2, 1953, in Uvalde to Ninfa (Reyes) and Edmundo Garcia. Garcia is survived by his parents, of Uvalde; two sons, Jason Garcia of San Antonio and Geronimo Torres of Philadelphia; sister, Carmela Cano and husband, Antonio; and brother, […]

James A. Garcia

James A. Garcia James Abraham Garcia, 58, of Uvalde died on Dec. 3, 2018, at Uvalde Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. He was born on Jan. 1, 1960, in Los Angeles, California, to Delores (Figuroa) and Abraham Garcia. He is survived by his sister, Joann Garcia of Uvalde; and brother, Jesse Garcia and wife, Linda, of Del Valle. Garcia was preceded […]

Luz S. Lara

Luz S. Lara Luz Sandoval Lara, 89, of Uvalde died on Dec. 1, 2018, in Live Oak. A visitation will be held today from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. and a prayer service will be held at 7 p.m. at the Chapel of Serenity at Hillcrest Memorial Funeral Home of Uvalde. A funeral service will be held tomorrow at 3 […]

Angelita C. Sanchez

Angelita C. Sanchez Angelita Carrasco Sanchez, 66, of Poteet died on Nov. 30, 2018, in San Antonio. A rosary will be recited tomorrow at 7 p.m at St. Philip Benizi Catholic Church, 274 Avenue H, Poteet, TX 78065. A funeral service will be held on Saturday at 10 a.m., also at St. Philip Benizi Catholic Church. Interment will follow at […]

Opera house presenting radio play

Based on the famed black-and- white movie, “It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play,” adapted by Joe Landry, will run at 7:30 p.m. today, tomorrow and Saturday at the Janey Slaughter Briscoe Grand Opera House. It is a family-friendly play showcasing local talent directed by opera house manager Rosie Whisenant. The five cast members will voice dozens of characters […]

La Pryor tops D’Hanis for hoops title

The La Pryor Bulldogs captured the boys’ championship of the 59th-annual Southwest Texas Junior College Invitational high school basketball tournament. They defeated the D’Hanis Cowboys, 59-28, in the title game played last Saturday night in SWTJC’s La Forge Hall Gym. The Bulldogs got off to a 14-4 lead in the first period, built up a 24-8 advantage by the end […]

Lobos resume district hoops slate Tuesday at Castroville

Tomorrow night, the Uvalde Lobos will have the evening off from District 28-5A basketball competition. Because Uvalde High School competes in a district that includes nine schools, one team will have an open date on each night of district play. The Lobos will have their open date in the first half of district play tomorrow. Tuesday at Castoville, the Lobos […]

NIE Christmas Parade