2019-07-15

Online Global Leadership summit slated next month

The Herby Ham Activity Center is hosting a viewing of this year’s Global Leadership Summit set Aug. 8-9. According to the Leadership Summit website, the vision for the summit is to inspire a movement of Christians and churches maximizing their full leadership potential to impact the world. The summit will be live-streamed to hundreds of satellite locations across the United […]

Sahawe Dancers complete trip fundraising

The Sahawe Dancers of Uvalde have raised $17,000 – well over the $8,000 needed to travel to the 2019 World Scout Jamboree event at the Summit Bechtel Reserve in West Virginia – said group leader Ramon Castro Jr. Castro said the group will not host any more fundraisers for the upcoming event, set July 22 until Aug. 2. “We are […]

Community wellness fair slated Friday, Aug. 9

Just in time for the approaching 2019-2020 school year, the 18th-annual community wellness fair is scheduled for Aug. 9 form 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Uvalde High School cafeteria. The free event is hosted by Community Health Development Inc. in partnership with Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District, Methodist Healthcare Ministries, Texas AgriLife Extension, and Vulcan Materials Company. There […]

UCISD board of trustees meeting tonight

The Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District board of trustees will meet today at 6:30 p.m. in the board room at the Benson Educational Complex, 601 Dean St. Agenda items include an item of information for the 2019-2020 budget and discussion of House Bill 3 salary increases. The board will also meet in closed session to address the employment of a […]

Animal rescuers welcome volunteers

Six volunteer groups have volunteered at the Humane Society of Uvalde throughout the summer, working on cleaning kennels, and walking and socializing animals. HSU program director Diana San Miguel wants to further expand volunteer opportunities by offering volunteer help to Uvalde Animal Control. Though San Miguel has met with the Uvalde Police Department to approve of this volunteer opportunity, plans […]