Lobos, Southside vie in volleyball Tuesday

The Uvalde Lobos have only one game on their volleyball schedule for this week. Tuesday in Harvey Kinchlow Gym, the Lobos will complete the first half of their District 28-5A schedule when they host the Southside Lady Cardinals. Action in the match is set to begin at approximately 6 p.m. At 5 p.m., the sub-varsity teams will play.

Rocky Bustamante

Rocky Bustamante “Little” Rocky Bustamante, 45, of Brenham died on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, in Corsicana. He was born on Dec. 14, 1973, in Uvalde to Erma (Vargas) and Rocky Bustamante. The family said Bustamante was a young, free-spirited soul who loved the outdoors; fishing, camping, horses, and his children were the lights of his life. He spent many years […]

Evelyn Diaz

Evelyn Diaz Evelyn Diaz, 37, of Uvalde died Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, in San Antonio. She was born April 3, 1982, in Carrizo Springs to Silvia (Ortiz) and Eloy Diaz Jr. She is survived by her father and stepmother, Amparo Diaz, of Eagle Pass; three brothers, including her twin, Eloy Diaz III and wife, Nicole, Frank Maldonado and wife, Elvia, […]

Bruce L. Hunter

Bruce L. Hunter Bruce L. Hunter, 68, of La Pryor died Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019, at  Methodist Hospital in San Antonio. He was born on Nov. 15, 1950, in Uvalde to Louise (Gerigk) and Joe Hunter. Hunter served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War and later began farming in Uvalde County for the first part of his life. […]

Clydene Rutherford

Clydene Rutherford Clydene Rutherford, 90, of Uvalde died on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, in Uvalde. A rosary will be recited Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A funeral mass is planned for Wednesday at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Plans are subject to change. Please check the Rushing-Estes-Knowles website for details. A complete obituary will appear in […]

Lloyd D. Seitz

Lloyd D. Seitz Lloyd Dale Seitz, 73, of Uvalde died Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in San Antonio. He was born on Aug. 17, 1946, in Davenport, Iowa, to Glatha (Johnson) and Gerald A. Seitz. He married Judith Ann Paulson in San Juan on May 24, 1991. He is survived by his wife, of Uvalde; two daughters, Charlene Wikstrom of Uvalde […]

Batesville-based Millburns enjoying music circuit

Julye Keeble Staff writer Turkey Track is the goal for Batesville-based musicians The Milburns – specifically, the Turkey Track Bluegrass Festival in Scott County, Arkansas, which is the largest bluegrass festival west of the Mississippi. They hope to play there in the next couple of years, and eventually, possibly play Branson, Missouri, which is quite a journey from when Mrs. […]

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Editorial: Food, health message is vital

The incontrovertible connection between human health and the kinds of food we put in our mouths was underscored last week by visiting Texas A&M vice chancellor and dean for agriculture Patrick Stover. It was a message that we all need to take to heart, not only to save that human organ but to help maintain the vitality of our agriculture […]