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Second COVID-19 case in Uvalde is jail officer

Uvalde city and county officials held an 11:30 p.m. press conference Saturday to announce a second confirmed cased of COVID-19. The affected person is a correctional officer employed with the Uvalde County Jail, says Sheriff...

Two more Medina County residents test positive for COVID-19

Medina County Commissioners Court has announced two new cases of COVID-19 in Medina County, making three local cases. According to the county's press release, the two people live together within the county but not...

COVID-19 patient visited four Uvalde stores last week

The city and county of Uvalde are hosting another press conference Thursday at 5 p.m. at the Uvalde County Courthouse to outline areas visited by the Uvalde resident who tested positive for COVID-19. The...

First case of COVID-19 confirmed in Uvalde

Uvalde Memorial Hospital has announced its first confirmed positive case of COVID-19, the coronavirus. The patient was seen in the hospital’s emergency room on Wednesday, March 25, and transported by ground to a San...

2020 Census: Step up and be counted

Julye Keeble|Leader-News Officials and representatives of Uvalde area agencies gather on the steps of the Uvalde County Courthouse to remind residents to step up and be counted in the 2020 Census. The first area Census...

Eateries plagued by virus

Local proprietors implement curbside, delivery in addition to staff layoffs to stay in business Melissa Federspill Staff writer “It was one of the hardest things I’ve had to do in 18 years in this business,” said Julio’s...

YTD rainfall sits at 2.13 inches

Julye Keeble Staff writer Uvalde received 0.28 inches of rain Saturday, and 0.02 on Sunday, as measured by the weather station at the Texas A&M Uvalde AgriLife Research and Extension Center. The precipitation brings the...

Uvalde mayor: Stop crowding H-E-B entrance

Julye Keeble Staff writer Uvalde City Council voted to extend for 30 days a declaration of a local state of disaster due to the COVID-19 coronavirus public health emergency when they met Tuesday night at...

Uvalde County offices close to public, staff will still report to work

Beginning today, Tuesday, March 24, at 8 a.m., all Uvalde County offices are closed to the public. Employees are still reporting to work and county offices will be staffed. The county of Uvalde issued a...

Woman arrested in brother’s shooting death

Petra Ramona Fera, 57, of San Antonio was arrested Thursday at 2:25 a.m. and charged with the murder of her brother, Jose Angel Guevara of La Pryor. The incident began Wednesday, March 18 at approximately...