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Best of show

Bailey Williams Sabinal Junior High School seventh-grader Bailey Williams won best of show in the junior division of the Uvalde County 4-H photography contest with this entry of a farmer stacking hay. Please see Page...

City joins lawsuit versus EAA

The city of Uvalde joined the Uvalde County Underground Water Conservation District and George and Carolyn Ligocky in a lawsuit against the Edwards Aquifer Authority. The lawsuit aims to force the EAA to backtrack...

Fry Homes’ 150th build is for brothers’ former principal

Charley Robinson Staff writer Fry Homes, a local building company founded in 1991 by brothers Greg and Mark Fry, is constructing its 150th home. The structure, located at 232 Country Club Lane in the Enclave...

Top Uvaldeans are lifelong volunteers

Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor William A. Kessler Jr. has served the community of Uvalde in various capacities, including volunteering 43 years on the Uvalde Memorial Hospital board of directors. On Friday, that generosity earned him a...

Livestock show rings up $615K

This year’s record-breaking sale total at the Uvalde County Junior Livestock Show sale exceeded last year’s income by more than $163,451. Buyers spent $615,069 on 184 projects on Jan. 28 as activities in the...

Show up for jury duty today

...or the law will be looking for you Individuals summoned for Uvalde County Grand Jury selection who fail to show up today will be picked up by Uvalde County Sheriff’s Office deputies and brought before...

Villescaz volunteers to assist with cleaning

Pete Luna|Leader-News Atticus Villescaz, a member of Boy Scout Troop 244 and a Sahawe Dancer, sweeps around a Uvalde Volunteer Fire Department truck parked inside the downtown fire station. Villescaz, who recently took a tour...

Hospital negotiating insurance

Delay affecting 600-plus people The decision by the Employee Retirement System of Texas to award a six-year contract to Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas will affect health insurance coverage for more than 600...

Grissom’s steers are grandest of them all

Meghann Garcia Managing editor Baylee Grissom brought two show-stealing steers to the ring Friday during the second day of the Uvalde County Junior Livestock Show. The home-schooled sixth-grader presented the grand champion steer last year, but...

Unconscious man found between train tracks

A resident of Honduras is in critical condition at University Hospital in San Antonio after his unconscious form was spotted Monday by a Union Pacific Railroad operator. The man was prone between a pair...