2019-11-28

Lobos win three games in a row

UHS girls prep for district opener The Uvalde Lobos upped their current winning streak to three games as they defeated the Natalia Mustangs, 40-15, in basketball competition Monday afternoon at Natalia. Ahead by a score of 9-2 at the end of the opening period, the Lobos blew the game open in the second period as they scored 18 points, while […]

Coyotes begin Tivy tournament competition tomorrow

Tomorrow at Kerrville, the Uvalde Coyotes will begin basketball competition in the Tivy Thanksgiving Tournament The Coyotes will open play in the two-day basketball event with a 12-noon contest against the tourney host Kerrville Tivy Antlers. At 3 p.m. tomorrow, the Coyotes will take on the Austin Anderson Trojans. On Saturday, the Coyotes will wrap up play in the two-day […]

CHDI employee finds, returns caterer’s full bank bag

Julye Keeble Staff writer When local caterer Joe Tom Haby left home Monday morning he was in a rush, which is why he didn’t notice that he lost his bank bag full of customer payments. But luck, and faith, were on his side when a Christian stranger named Javiel Garcia located and returned it intact. “Javiel has been with us […]

Main Street sets holiday event lineup

Julye Keeble Staff writer The upcoming holidays will be a busy time for the Uvalde Main Street program, as they help with the Shop Small Saturday campaign, host and judge a holiday decoration contest, and prepare for their Feliz Navidad Four Square Friday. The Main Street program invites shoppers to join them in downtown Uvalde this Saturday for Shop Small […]

Uvalde High students showcasing broadcasting talents

Ellenore Dorris UHS Journalism The new school year at Uvalde High School has brought new opportunities to the student broadcasting team. Originally the advanced broadcast journalism course was part of the English-Language Arts department. Now under the new name of audio/video production, the class has been switched to the school’s Career and Technical Education program. As a new blocked class […]

Dora D. Martinez

Dora D. Martinez Dora Diaz Martinez, 91, of Austin, formerly of Uvalde, died on Nov. 20, 2019, in Austin after a brief illness. The second oldest of a family of 10, she was born on June 28, 1928, to Hortencia Palos and Salome Diaz in Knippa. The family moved to Uvalde in 1934 where she and her siblings attended Sacred […]

Ernesto L. Ramos

Ernesto L. Ramos Ernesto L. Ramos, 68, of Uvalde died on Nov. 22, 2019, in San Antonio. A rosary will be recited on Saturday and again on Sunday at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A funeral mass will be held on Monday at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of […]

Alicia C. Rendon

Alicia C. Rendon Alicia Castillo Rendon, 68, of Uvalde died on Nov. 21, 2019, in San Antonio. She was born on Nov. 10, 1951, in Uvalde to Jose Maria (Castillo) and Socorro Leal. She married Ruben Antonio Rendon in Hondo on July 1, 1976. Together they had three children. She was a teacher and counselor at Uvalde Consolidated Independent School […]

Sulema Rodriguez

Sulema Rodriguez Sulema Rodriguez, 77, of Batesville died on Nov. 25, 2019, in Batesville. A rosary will be recited tomorrow at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A funeral mass will be held on Saturday at 10 a.m. at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Batesville. Funeral arrangements are pending with Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, and a complete obituary will appear in a future […]

Amalia R. Santos

Amalia R. Santos Amalia “Molly” Rodríguez Santos, 93, died on Nov. 6, 2019, in Angleton. A funeral mass will be held tomorrow at 2 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Uvalde, immediately followed by the interment of her ashes at Hillcrest Cemetery.    She was born on July 10, 1926, in Zaragoza, Coahuila, Mexico, and was the second child […]