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UPD: No one-way at post office

Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor After surveying surrounding business owners, conducting a traffic count, and monitoring traffic complaints and motor vehicle wrecks, the Uvalde Police Department said data did not support the conversion of the two-way traffic...

Uvalde Memorial Hospital earns two state awards

The following was submitted by Karla Radicke, communications officer for Uvalde Memorial Hospital. During the 63rd Annual Texas Vital Statistics Conference held Dec. 6-8, 2017, in Austin, Uvalde Memorial Hospital received two prestigious state awards...

UCISD meets TEA standards across the board

Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District met standard in the 2017 Texas Education Agency Accountability Rating System. The rating is the highest attainable and is based on four indices, including student achievement, student progress, closing...

Aunt killed in dispute over child

Deputy shoots woman who fired gun Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor Thirty-year-old Shana Musquiz of Harper died Tuesday after being shot by a Real County Sheriff’s Office deputy whom she fired upon during a dispute in Camp Wood. Deputy...

Woman dies after shootout with deputy

A Real County Sheriff's Office deputy fatally shot a 30-year-old woman after the woman discharged a weapon at the deputy during a domestic disturbance call. Deputy Jonathan Ortiz, who was previously employed at the Uvalde...

ER doctor dies in crash

Caller reporting erratic driving witnessed wreck Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor Soon after finishing a shift Thursday morning in Uvalde Memorial Hospital’s emergency room, Dr. Robert Fanning, 74, of San Antonio, died when his SUV veered into oncoming...

Stunkel gives dogs new life in New York

by Meghann Garcia, managing editor Hundreds of dogs have left their paw prints on Heather Stunkel’s heart despite however briefly they wriggled in her arms. The lifelong dog adopter has been actively involved with saving their...

Uvalde Memorial ER doctor dies in Sabinal-area crash

by Kimberly Rubio, assistant editor Soon after finishing a shift Thursday morning in Uvalde Memorial Hospital's emergency room, Dr. Robert Fanning, 74, of San Antonio, died when his SUV veered into oncoming traffic just east...

Fiery crash kills three

Uvalde-bound SUV strikes hog, oncoming motorist on FM 481 Uvalde residents Ruby Garza and Julia Vasquez, and off-duty U.S. Border Patrol agent Antonio Cordova of the Uvalde Station, were killed Christmas night following a head-on...

Fundraising underway for cancer-care transportation

Finding and paying for transportation can be an extreme burden for cancer patients trying to obtain treatment, and for that reason Kate Marmion Rides to Radiation was created after the close of the capital...