Wilson’s photography on display at El Progreso

In the spotlight, this month for the artist of the month gallery at El Progreso Memorial Library is digital photographer KayDawn Wilson. She’s a graduate of Uvalde High School. She earned a bachelor’s degree in architecture from the University of Texas in San Antonio. Wilson says she doesn’t consider herself a professional, and that photography is more of something that […]

Robert C. Bracher

Robert C. Bracher Robert “Bob” Clint Bracher, 71, of San Angelo died on Nov. 27, 2019, at home with his family by his side. There will be a memorial service at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 14 at Harper Funeral Home. Bracher was born on May 13, 1948, in Yoakum to Margaret (Hough) and Clint W. Bracher. He was a […]

Mary E. Cruz

Mary E. Cruz Mary E. Cruz, 80, of Uvalde died Dec. 3, 2019, in San Antonio.  Visitation was conducted yesterday and will continue today from noon to 9 p.m. in the Chapel of Serenity at Hillcrest Memorial Funeral Home. A rosary was recited yesterday and another will be recited today at 7 p.m., also in the Chapel of Serenity. A […]

Amada D. Diaz

Amada D. Diaz Amada De Leon Diaz, 95, of Uvalde died on Dec. 4, 2019, surrounded by her family and friends at Uvalde Memorial Hospital. She was born on Oct. 24, 1924, to Rafaela (Carbajal) and Guadalupe De Leon. She is survived by her daughter, Maria Elida Diaz of Uvalde; three brothers, Guadalupe De Leon Jr. and Raynaldo De Leon, […]

Sean T. Kay

Sean T. Kay Sean “T.K.” Timothy Kay, 51, of Sabinal died on Dec. 1, 2019, at his residence in Sabinal. He was born Sept. 25, 1968, in Hondo to Calladonia (Anderson) and Norbert Otto Kay Sr. He was a longtime member of the Sabinal Volunteer Fire Department. Kay is survived by his mother and brother, Norbert Kay Jr., both of […]

Felipe G. Martinez

Felipe G. Martinez Felipe “Pache” Gonzales Martinez, 70, of Uvalde died on Dec. 3, 2019, in San Antonio. A rosary was recited yesterday and another will be recited today and again tomorrow at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A funeral mass will take place Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, with interment following at Hillcrest Cemetery. Visitation […]

Carlos E. Meyer

Carlos E. Meyer Carlos Edward “Sandy” Meyer, 69, of Uvalde died on Nov. 29, 2019, in Seguin. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Dec. 14, at 1 p.m. at the Getty Street Church of Christ. Interment will follow at the Concan Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family encourages memorials to the Getty Street Church of Christ, 200 […]

Lobos play Lytle in hoops action

UHS girls vie in Kinchlow Tuesday The Uvalde Lobos will host the Lytle Pirates in non-district basketball competition Tuesday. Varsity tip-off time in Uvalde High School’s Harvey Kinchlow Gym is set for 6:30 p.m. Preceding that game will be a 5 p.m. Uvalde-Lytle junior varsity contest, while the freshman teams will do battle in UHS’s Oscar Cruz Gym beginning at […]

Coyotes battle MV in district opener

The Uvalde Coyotes will begin District 28-5A basketball action Tuesday when they go up against the Medina Valley Panthers at Castroville. The varsity game is set for a 6:30 p.m. tipoff, while both sub-varsity games between the Coyotes and the Panthers will start at 5 p.m. Coach Alex Oyola’s Coyotes, 2-8 for the season, will enter their district opener against […]

Golf carts OK’d for street travel

Julye Keeble Staff writer The city of Uvalde has adopted an ordinance allowing golf carts to be driven on city streets with speed limits under 35 mph. Uvalde City Council approved the ordinance when they met Nov. 26 at 6 p.m. in the second-floor council chambers at city hall. The state of Texas legalized the use of golf carts in […]