2021-09-02

Philip L. Oltmann

Philip L. Oltmann Philip Larry Oltmann, 77, of Abilene, formerly a member of Trinity Lutheran Church of Uvalde, died Aug. 18, 2021, at Hendrick Medical Center South in Abilene. There will be a celebration of life and funeral service on Sept. 11 beginning at 4 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Weatherford. Later this fall, he will be interred at […]

Triple-digit temps not likely this year



The summer of 2021 will likely go into the record books, not for the searing heat that normally dominates the season, but for moderate temperatures without a single reading of 100 or higher. The Austin-San Antonio region of the National Weather Service, which covers Uvalde, noted Tuesday that San Antonio has not seen a 100-degree day this year, temperatures over […]

UHS wins two dual team tennis matches

The Uvalde High School tennis team won a pair of dual-team tennis matches last Saturday. They bested the Laredo United South Panthers, 11-4, and beat the Comal Davenport Wolves, 12-6. With the two victories, Coach Terri Rambie’s Uvaldeans upped their season record to 7-3. Next action for the Coyotes and Lobos is scheduled for one week from today when they […]

Sub-varsity teams play tonight

The Uvalde Coyotes will host the Eagle Pass Winn Mavericks in a football sub-varsity doubleheader in the Honey Bowl tonight. At 5 p.m., the freshmen teams will do battle, while at 6:30 p.m., the junior varsity teams will collide.

Richard Hinojosa

Richard Hinojosa Richard Hinojosa, 37, of Seguin, formerly of Uvalde, died on Aug. 30, 2021, at Guadalupe Regional Medical Center in Seguin. Visitation will continue today from 5-9 p.m. at Hillcrest Memorial Funeral Home with a recitation of the Holy Rosary at 7 p.m. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated tomorrow at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic […]

Bias wins football contest

Jerry Bias is the first-place winner of the first Uvalde Leader-News football contest of the season. Bias missed on only one contest game to claim the $50 first prize. Two contestants missed on two contest games. Using the tie-breaker game to break the tie, contest judges determined that an entry for Food For The Poor Inc. won the $40 second-place […]

First home game for the Coyotes

Pete Luna|Leader-News Members of the Uvalde High School Coyotes varsity football team and their coaching staff place their hands over their hearts for the singing of the national anthem and posting of the American and Texas flags in front of an excited hometown crowd in the Uvalde Honey Bowl. The moment came last Friday night, before the start of the […]

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THURSDAY, SEPT. 2 Community farmers market will be held in the downtown plaza from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. with an array of homegrown vegetables and baked goods. American Legion Post 479 and its ladies auxiliary Unit 479 will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the American Legion Hall, 583 W. Main. The group meets at the same time and location […]

Beatrice Milliorn

Beatrice Milliorn, born Feb. 21, 1937, in Goliad, Texas, to Moises Hernandez and Maria Garcia Hernandez. “Bea” passed away peacefully on Sunday, Aug. 15, 2021, in Houston, Texas. “Bea” married James P. “Pat” Milliorn on April 15, 1960. They moved to Camp Wood, Texas, in 1963 and raised two children. “Bea,” as everyone knew her by, was a stay-at-home mom. […]

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