2022-01-27

Alfredo M. Urbina Jr.

Alfredo Mauricio Urbina Jr., 51, of Uvalde died on Jan. 24, 2022, at Methodist Hospital in San Antonio. A rosary will be recited Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary.   A funeral Mass will be celebrated Wednesday at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, and interment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Rushing-Estes-Knowles […]

Maria M. Servantes

Maria Magdalena “Maggie” Servantes, 72, of Uvalde died on Jan. 19, 2022, at Uvalde Memorial Hospital. Visitation will begin today at 5 p.m., and a rosary will be recited at 7 p.m., at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary.  A celebration of life Mass will be celebrated tomorrow at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery.  She was […]

Leonor Padilla

Leonor Severa Lucio Padilla, 91, of Uvalde died on Jan. 20, 2022, surrounded by family at St. David’s Hospital in Austin. Visitation began yesterday at 5 p.m. and a rosary was recited at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A funeral Mass will be celebrated today at 9 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, and interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial […]

Nancy M. Caballero

Nancy Martinez Caballero, 59, passed away peacefully in the presence of loved ones on Jan. 19, 2022, at Methodist Hospital San Antonio, after a courageous battle with Lupus and kidney disease.  Nancy was born to Larry and Linda Martinez on July 20, 1962, in Uvalde, Texas. Her high school years were spent in both Beaver Dam, Wisconsin, and Uvalde, Texas. She […]

Arredondo tops Uvalde Club 2021 season totals

Pete Arredondo finished as the Uvalde Bass Club’s 2021 Angler of the Year. Arredondo topped the UBC’s Top 10 list of fishermen for the season. He caught 54 fish at a total weight of 132.68 pounds. Matt Meyers and France D’Spain wound up a distant second and third, respectively. Meyers caught 40 fish at a total weight of 110.81 pounds, […]

Simon M. Vasquez

Simon Medrano Vasquez, 33, of Batesville, died on Jan. 22, 2022, at Methodist Hospital in San Antonio. He was born on March 9, 1988, in Uvalde to Teresa Almanza Medrano and Lucio Vasquez  Visitation began yesterday and will continue today from noon to 9 p.m. in the Chapel of Serenity at Hillcrest Memorial Funeral Home. The rosary was recited yesterday […]

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Guadalupe C. Rodriguez

Guadalupe Canales Rodriguez, 77, of Batesville, died on Jan. 23, 2022, at her residence. She was born on May 30, 1944, in Batesville to Guadalupe Guedea-Canales and Tomas Canales Sr. She married Julian V. Rodriguez on June 2, 1962, at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Batesville. She is survived by son, Julian Rodriguez III and wife, Dolores, of Delavan, Wisconsin; […]

Livestock show now underway

The Uvalde County Arena at the Fairplex will be bustling with activity today as the 83rd-annual Uvalde County Junior Livestock Show gets underway.  Project check-ins began first thing this morning, with students exhibiting poultry and swine arriving at 6 a.m.  They were first of hundreds of entries including goats, sheep, rabbits, photos, food and farm projects to be unloaded at […]

Edwin W. Brannum

Edwin Wayne Brannum of Gilmer, Texas, formerly of Uvalde, passed away Jan. 17, 2022, in Longview, Texas, at the age of 58. He was born July 20, 1963, in McKinney, Texas, to Edward and Jo Helen Brannum.  Edwin was employed by Sky Lin Services LLC in Keithville, Louisiana. He always loved hunting and fishing, and he also enjoyed gardening and […]