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Huddle vs TABC

Bar owner upset by problems caused by employee’s alleged actions Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor The Huddle Sports Bar operator Jose Manuel Ramos is contesting the Texas Alcohol and Beverage Commission’s decision to cancel his liquor permit after...

Decades-old UCISD suit resolved

Non-adherence to desegregation was heart of legal claim Charley Robinson Staff writer Forty-seven years of litigation in Genoveva Morales, et al. vs. E.P. Shannon, et al., finally was resolved Monday evening during a special meeting of the...

Soaring nationals

During second day of sailplane contest, pilot crashes near Garner Field Airport For the story please subscribe to the Uvalde Leader-News or pick-up a copy at one of our news stands.

Durbon arrested after flashing toy gun

Although the weapon he brandished was a replica and not a working firearm, 34-year-old Jeffrey Lee Durbon was arrested for making a terroristic threat and causing fear of imminent serious bodily injury after a...

Utopia senior wins big at national rodeo

Diane Causey Correspondent Will Pollock, senior student at Utopia High School, just returned from the National High School Finals Rodeo held in Gillette, Wyoming, with prizes in tow. Pollock placed third in the first round of...

Plan could save UMH $35K monthly

Renovation, new hospital are options Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor Based on an environmental assessment, building a three-story Uvalde Memorial Hospital facility to the south of the current establishment would have little to no adverse impact on the...

Two UCISD trustees resigning from board

Two Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District board trustees have tendered their resignations. At-large member Maria Martinez and East Zone member Willie Edwards await approval action when the board meets tomorrow at 6 p.m. during...

River cleanup project begins at park

Lane Riggs Staff Writer City of Uvalde director of parks and recreation Clint Baack’s staff has been working throughout the summer to maintain and improve Uvalde Memorial Park. Though Baack said his main focus is...

Mental health cases costing county

Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor Uvalde County Judge Bill Mitchell has authorized 67 mental health commitments so far this year. At a cost of $500 per mandatory detention hearing, the county has already accumulated a $33,500 bill...

Boxing champ Albarado bound for hall of fame

Charley Robinson Staff writer Many thought the final chapter in the life of Oscar “Shotgun” Albarado had been written. That’s not so;  the Uvalde native who rose to stardom when he won the World Boxing Association...