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Donald Trump Jr. visits Uvalde, Batesville

Donald Trump Jr., oldest son of the president, stopped in Uvalde on Nov. 9 for a book signing and visit with those attending a Bucks for the Brave hunt at the Thumbtack Ranch near...

HSU eyes new $1M pet facility

Julye Keeble Staff writer The Humane Society of Uvalde is ready to have plans drawn up for a new approximately $1 million facility to house 30 dogs and more than 20 cats. They are not asking...

Cook-off generates $14.7K for game warden phone boosters

Julye Keeble Staff writer The Fall on the Frio Barbecue cook-off event held Oct. 4-5 in Concan raised $14,770, which was donated to the Gear Up for Game Wardens program. The funds will be used to...

City cuts lifespan of temp signs

Measure targets election messages Julye Keeble Staff writer Though it won’t be enforced until after the current election cycle, Uvalde City Council voted Tuesday night to amend the ordinance regulating political signage, via folding the category...

Sabinal High students build hydroponic, aquaponic systems

Melissa Federspill Staff writer Inside the classroom of Sophie Hayhurst’s horticulture science class at Sabinal High School on a recent cloudy fall morning, a group of about 16 students in grades 10 through 12 enthusiastically awaited...

Chemotherapy office closing Nov. 30

Melissa Federspill Staff writer The Texas Oncology Uvalde office, which has been located within the Kate Marmion Regional Cancer Center since 2011, will close Nov. 30 after lease negotiations with Uvalde Memorial Hospital failed to produce...

UCISD teacher facing breast cancer

Melissa Federspill Staff writer It was a self exam that felt different that led Flores Middle School teacher Elizabeth Schreiber to go for a check up with her doctor, which revealed she had breast cancer. “It is...

Mayor wins shot at four more years

Bingo is a go in county Future terms for Uvalde mayors will extend four years, the same length of time as Uvalde City Council representatives serve, and bingo is now legal across Uvalde County. Those measures, as...

UCISD, colleges pave way for $10K engineering degree

Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District has joined forces with Southwest Texas Junior College and Angelo State University to bring an affordable option for a four-year degree to Uvalde students.  Under this new agreement, a...

Sosa crowned UHS queen

Uvalde High School senior Alaina Sosa, who represented the art club, was named the 2019 homecoming queen Friday night during haltime ceremonies of the Uvalde Coyotes’ eventual 56-13 victory over San Antonio Kennedy. Sosa, the...