2018-12-27

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Coyotes take on Winn Saturday

UHS boys seek first district victory Saturday afternoon, the Uvalde Coyotes will resume their District 28-5A basketball schedule when they host the Eagle Pass Winn Mavericks. The varsity game in Harvey Kinchlow Gym is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m., while the two sub-varsity games are scheduled to start at 12:30 p.m. Coach Paulo Valerio’s Winn Mavericks, 0-3 in district […]

Lobos and Coyotes prepare for the start of soccer season

Uvalde High School soccer teams will begin their 2019 season early next month. Both Keith Pendelton’s Lobos and Javier Sanchez’s Coyotes will begin action on Jan. 3-5. The Lobos will compete in the Smithson Valley tournament, while the Coyotes will vie in the Edgewood ISD tourney. Coach Pendleton is the new UHS girls head soccer coach. For the past few […]

Christmas concert generates $600 for library

The following was submitted by Mendell Morgan, director of El Progreso Memorial Library. An appreciative audience of approximately 100 individuals was present Tuesday, Dec. 15, beginning at 7 p.m. for El Progreso Memorial Library’s annual Christmas Spectacular under the rotunda. Toni Hull and friends were on hand to deliver outstanding performances. The Presbyterian Guitar Group, Rosie Whisenant, Katie Cabralez, the […]

Arnulfo S. Arredondo

Arnulfo S. Arredondo Arnulfo S. Arredondo, 85, of Uvalde died on Dec. 23, 2018, in Uvalde. Services are pending with Hillcrest Memorial Funeral Home. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Uvalde Leader-News.

Guadalupe Camacho

Guadalupe Camacho Guadalupe Camacho, 66, of Uvalde died on Dec. 21, 2018, in Uvalde. 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. She was born on May 10, 1952, to […]

Bobbie L. Fly

Bobbie L. Fly Bobbie Lou Kirkpatrick Fly, 89, of Uvalde died on Dec. 19, 2018, in San Antonio. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday at the First United Methodist Church in Uvalde. Interment will follow at the Uvalde Cemetery. Family and friends are invited to a reception after the service, to be held in the […]

Leslie H. Laffere

Leslie H. Laffere Leslie H. Laffere, 98, of Uvalde died on on Dec. 23, 2018, in Uvalde. A funeral service will be held on Sunday at 3 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Uvalde. Interment will follow on Monday at 9:30 a.m. at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio. Arrangements are with Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A complete […]

Leandro Musquiz

Leandro Musquiz Leandro Musquiz, 97, of Uvalde died on Dec. 22, 2018, in Uvalde. Services are pending with Hillcrest Memorial Funeral Home. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Uvalde Leader-News.

Former UPD officer indicted

Martinez released same day without bail Former Uvalde Police Department patrol officer Laurance Anthony Martinez, 23, was indicted Friday on six counts of sexual assault of a child. He was released that same day on personal recognizance. Martinez was arrested in September for sexually assaulting a 15-year-old Uvalde High School student. At the time of his arrest, he had been […]