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Tuesday is last chance to speak up

Candidates vying for voters’ attention Uvalde County voters have one more opportunity to cast a ballot in the general election set Tuesday, Nov. 6, when the Uvalde County judge’s seat will be decided in addition...

Cuellar charged with sexual assault in advance of trial

Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor Severo R. Cuellar is due for a final pre-trial hearing on charges of injury to a child later this month, but the state of Texas has added another indictment to his rap...

RGC & Sul Ross: Time for a split?

Jennifer Fry Staff writer Amid cries for independence, Sul Ross State University in Alpine continues to describe Rio Grande College as a dependent “off-campus instructional site” rather than a branch campus. Begun as an arm of...

Harrell is lone finalist at UCISD

Jennifer Fry Staff writer Twenty-six years after he was first hired as a teacher for Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District, Hal Harrell has been named lone finalist in the district’s search for superintendent. On Thursday in a...

Men don women’s heels for violence awareness walk

Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor Donning an array of high heels, Southwest Texas Junior College students took a stand against domestic violence last week when they participated in Walk a Mile in her Shoes – Men’s March...

Hundreds voting early each day

Numbers smash previous year tallies Meghann Garcia Managing editor Over the first two days of early voting, 1,421 registered Uvalde County residents had voted early, racking up a tally usually reached later in the absentee balloting period...

UCISD could name lone finalist for superintendent

Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District trustees are set to announce a lone finalist today in the district’s search for superintendent. The finalist will be announced in a special board meeting to be held at...

UCAD directors’ ballot almost final

Three people have been nominated to serve on the Uvalde County Appraisal District board of directors for the coming term – Agnes Quintanilla and incumbents Javier Flores and Hector Luevano. Nueces Canyon and Uvalde consolidated...

Golden parade unmasks costume creativity

Jennifer Fry             Staff writer The Uvalde Kiwanis Club will be hosting its 50th Halloween parade and carnival on Wednesday. Organizer Bill Dillahunty, who has been involved with the event since...

Drug use blamed for fatal crash

NTSB: Texting not primary factor Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor The National Transportation Safety Board has determined Jack D. Young is at fault for the 2017 Concan-area crash that killed 13 people. The NTSB said Young failed to...