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Fowl play

Catarino J. Aleman, 44, of Uvalde, and Santiago Rodriguez, 55, of Hondo, were arrested Saturday for cockfighting, a blood sport between two cocks. Uvalde Police were dispatched to 329 S. Evans St. at approximately 6:29...

UCISD distributes diplomas to 333 students

Charley Robinson Staff writer A lifetime of memories culminated Saturday, June 3, when according to Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District deputy superintendent Hal Harrell 333 Uvalde High School students received diplomas. It may not be the...

Motorcyclist rear-ends SUV

Marco Hinojosa, 23, of Uvalde, was taken by Uvalde EMS to University Hospital in San Antonio on Sunday after the 2013 Honda motorcycle he was operating struck a 2013 Ford Edge, driven by Hilda...

Teen girl charged in child sex assault

Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor Kathryn Alderson, 19, has been indicted for aggravated sexual assault of a child, possession of child pornography, promoting sexual performance by a child under the age of 14 years old, and prohibited...

Third time is no charm for UCISD payment to UCAD

Charley Robinson Staff writer Third time is no charm as the Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District board of trustees rejected payment of $25,512 to the Uvalde County Appraisal District (UCAD) during a special meeting Thursday night. The...

Cook capital murder trial set

Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor The trial for Cel’ves Cook, who was indicted on charges of capital murder for the December 2011 death of 4-year-old Davaughn Rodriguez, is tentatively set for March 2018. The preliminary date was...

Complaints about streets; fix them yourself

Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor While Uvalde residents nowadays might be quick to criticize the condition of city streets and the traffic caused by construction, in 1897 they may have been more understanding. Back then, city residents...

Burglar jailed for assault

Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor Domingo David Moreno Jr., 28, was arrested Saturday for burglary of habitation with intent to commit a felony. Moreno allegedly entered a 200 East Mesquite Street residence, ransacked the home and assaulted...

Hail pounds Knippa

Uvalde received .33 inches of rain early Sunday morning when a weak cold front moved through the area. The storm dropped golfball-sized hail in Knippa. An additional storm deposited rain on Tuesday night and...

Standout Coyote athlete killed defending U.S. during WWII

Charley Robinson Staff writer Tomorrow is Memorial Day, a federal holiday in the United States for remembering the people who have died while serving in the country’s armed forces. On Memorial Day the flag of the United...