Former Sabinal resident Charles J. Woodley, a captain in the U.S. Army, is the support operations ammunition officer based out of Martindale Army Airfield in San Antonio. He is primarily responsible for supervising and managing the ammunition program for the 449th Aviation Support Battalion as well as the 36th Combat Aviation Brigade. Woodley, who first enlisted on Jan. 12, 2000, […]
Rosa Canales Rosa L. Canales, 87, of Cline died on Nov. 26, 2019, in Uvalde. Services are pending with Hillcrest Memorial Funeral Home of Uvalde, and a complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Uvalde Leader-News.
Ernesto L. Ramos
Ernesto L. Ramos Ernesto L. “Neto” or “Rocky” Ramos, 68, of Uvalde died on Nov. 22, 2019, in San Antonio. He was born on Sept. 10, 1951, in Uvalde to Paula (Lopez) and Nicasio Ramos. A rosary was recited yesterday and another will be recited today at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A funeral mass will be held tomorrow at […]
Editorial: Shopping locally is win/win
It’s time once again for us to mount our soapbox and point out all the reasons that you should give our local merchants the first crack at filling your Christmas shopping list. If you are a regular reader, the message may seem redundant, but good news bears repeating and some of us have short memories. For starters, it’s a no-brainer […]
Freedom of speech does not include lies in print
As members of the working press, we place the first amendment on a pedestal, for it is from this law that we derive a mandate to pursue the truth without fear of government interference. It is the same time-honored amendment that grants us the freedom to speak our minds free from government censure. There is a caveat, however, and that […]