2021-04-04

Class of 2014 memorializing Musgrove

The Uvalde High School class of 2014 president crowdsourced funding to purchase a memorial bench, on behalf of the class of 2014, honoring Zachary Reed Musgrove, who was killed Feb. 16 as the result of an automobile accident in Batesville. Musgrove, who was 25, was recently sworn into the United States Army and was to leave soon for basic training. […]

King tackling recurring wastewater concerns

The 87th Texas Legislature’s regular session is well underway, and Uvalde resident and state Rep. Tracy O. King has sponsored a bill focused on wastewater discharge into Texas rivers. House Bill 4146, from King, Uvalde, and its identical companion, Senate Bill 1747, from District 21 Senator Judith Zaffirini, relate to a restriction on permits authorizing direct discharges of waste or […]

UHS sports season entering home stretch

It’s hard to believe, but we are headed into the home stretch of the high school sports season. I say it is hard to believe because it seems as though the 2020-21 school year has breezed by us. Because of the Texas snowpocalypse back in mid-February everything came to a grinding halt, but since that time, the action has been […]

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It’s a boy! Moncada

It’s a boy! Anaalicia Barrios and Nolberto Moncada of Uvalde announce the birth of their son, Cielo Haziel Moncada, on March 25, 2021, at Uvalde Memorial Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces and measured 18 inches in length. Cielo is welcomed by one brother, 5-year-old Nolberto “Cinco” Moncada IV. Maternal grandparents are Gloria Barrios and Arnold Barrios of La […]

June W. Hawkes

June W. Hawkes June W. Hawkes, 87, of Sabinal, died Feb. 14, 2021, at her residence. A memorial service will take place Friday at 11 a.m. at the Sabinal United Methodist Church, where it is requested people social distance and wear masks when not seated with their families. A complete obituary appeared in the Sunday, Feb. 28, 2021, edition of […]

Robert W. Allen

Robert W. Allen Robert “Billy” William Allen, 83, of Uvalde died on March 15, 2021, at Uvalde Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. A memorial service will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. in the Rushing-Estes-Knowles family center. He was born on Oct. 19, 1937, in Uvalde to Callie Mae (Finley) and Robert Ingram Allen. He married Sally Surber on Nov. 4, […]

It’s a boy! Morin

It’s a boy! Azalea and Matthew Morin of Uvalde annnounce the birth of their son, Luciano Robert Morin, on March 29, 2021, at Uvalde Memorial Hospital. He weighed 9 pounds, 2 ounces and measured 21 inches in length. Maternal grandparents are Jessica and Joshua Ahoyt and Anita and Rey Villa, all of Hondo. Paternal grandparents are Jessica Morin of Uvalde […]

Celebrate Christ’s resurrection at church of choice

Many churches in Uvalde and the surrounding area have scheduled various services to celebrate the Easter holiday. At St. Philip’s Episcopal Church, 343 N. Getty, Easter services begin today at 7 a.m. in the columbarium, followed by the flowering of the cross at 10 a.m. and the Holy Eucharist at 10:30 a.m. Services will also be livestreamed via the church […]