2018-12-20

Guadalupe G. Ybarra

Guadalupe G. Ybarra Guadalupe Gonzales Ybarra, 71, of Uvalde died on Dec. 16, 2018, in San Antonio. A rosary was recited yesterday and will be recited again today at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A funeral mass will be held tomorrow at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery. He was born on Nov. […]

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College hit by accounting rule

Is $22M drop in net position cause for concern? Meghann Garcia Managing editor Due to a change in accounting principles which factor in projected post-employment health insurance liabilities for current and future retirees, Southwest Texas Junior College’s net position decreased by $21.4 million between Aug. 31, 2017, to the same date in 2018. “You’re getting hit by things out of […]

Changes in play at Central Office

Titles are changing at Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District, but the faces are familiar. On Monday, UCISD trustees approved promoting Central Office administrators Michael Rodriguez and Beth Reavis and vaulting Uvalde High School specialist Kenneth Mueller to Central Office. Each of the three has logged decades of service in the education field. Rodriguez, who has served as assistant superintendent of […]

State football title games continue today at Arlington

Today, the second day of the state football championship schedule will take place at Arlington’s AT&T Stadium. At 11 a.m., two undefeated teams will battle for the Class 2A Division I football title as the 15-0 Mason Punchers will take on the 15-0 New Deal Lions. Mason, ranked number one in Class 2A throughout most of the 2018 season, won […]

Lobos play Harlan girls tomorrow

Tomorrow night in Harvey Kinchlow Gym, the Uvalde Lobos will play their final basketball game prior to the Christmas holiday break. The Lobos will host the San Antonio Harlan Hawks in District 28-5A hoops competition. Varsity game tip-off time is scheduled for a 6:30 p.m., while both sub-varsity games will begin at 5 p.m. John Marshall Harlan High School’s girls […]

UHS theater showcase set tomorrow

The following information was submitted by Andre Cruz, who recently portrayed George Bailey in the Janey Slaughter Briscoe Grand Opera House’s three-performance run of “It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play.” The Uvalde High School theater department will present the second-annual, winter showcase tomorrow at 7 p.m. at the John H. Harrell Auditorium on the UHS campus. “The showcase […]

Lewis B. Allen

Lewis B. Allen Lewis B. Allen, 79, of Bokchito, Oklahoma, formerly of Uvalde, died on Dec. 16, 2018, at his residence. A graveside service will be held tomorrow at 10:30 a.m. at Uvalde Cemetery. He was born on Aug. 3, 1939, in Uvalde to Callie Mae (Finley) and Robert Ingram Allen. Allen is survived by his wife, Peggy Allen of […]