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Grads cruise away

Seniors exude school pride despite modified farewell Melissa Federspill Staff writer Graduation for the class of 2020 rolled through Uvalde High School’s parking lot on Friday, as the first-ever drive-through ceremony commemorated the achievements of 304 Uvalde...

Carnes talks food supply on Fox News

Julye Keeble Staff writer Former Uvalde mayor and owner of Winter Garden Produce, J Allen Carnes appeared Wednesday morning via video conference on a Fox News broadcast to discuss a $19 billon COVID-19 farm subsidy...

Five UPD officers benched

Shift partners sidelined due to possible exposure Julye Keeble Staff writer Coronavirus cases have been mounting in neighboring counties, and last week found five Uvalde Police Department officers in quarantine as they awaited test results. UPD Chief...

Sgt. McNair: A life and love cut short by world war

Allene Mandry Contributing writer It was the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918 when the war to end all wars came to an end, but it was one month too...

Medina County virus count grows to 50, Zavala up to 10

Uvalde area steady at six, all recovered Julye Keeble Staff writer Neighboring Medina County officials reported 10 more cases of COVID-19 in prisoners, bringing the total to 32 Texas Department of Criminal Justice inmates and three...

Man dies in post-storm house fire

Julye Keeble Staff writer After the Friday night storms, a fire broke out early Saturday morning at 321 S. Wood St., leading to the death of 88-year-old Raul L. Rodriguez. Rodriguez was the sole resident...

Storm fells trees, cuts power lines

Rainfall totals 3/4 of an inch Julye Keeble Staff writer A powerful storm rolled into Uvalde Friday night on 38 mph winds and deposited 0.75 inches of rain according to the Texas A&M Uvalde AgriLife Research and...

Four graduation events set tomorrow

With caps, gowns, and vehicles, Uvalde High School’s class of 2020 will graduate tomorrow evening at 6 p.m. in the parking lot of Uvalde High School. The vehicle-based ceremony will be the first of its...

‘World’ returning to Uvalde

City hosting gliding event for third time Julye Keeble Staff writer For an unprecedented third time Uvalde will host the World Gliding Championships, and the Uvalde Soaring Association expects visitors traveling to Uvalde for the contests...

UCISD spends $60K for pandemic assistance

Melissa Federspill Staff writer Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District has joined the Region 20 COVID Support Cooperative, which has a nearly $60,000 membership cost for technical assistance and support for maintaining school operations during the pandemic. The...