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SWTJC makes nation’s top 150 list

College eligible for $1M prize Southwest Texas Junior College was named as one of 150 community colleges eligible to compete for the 2019 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, the nation’s signature recognition of high...

UCISD opens door to NIE again

Charley Robinson Staff writer While circulation of the Newspapers in Education program was temporarily suspended at Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District, it is set to resume next week. One of the informational items on the UCISD...

Candlelight vigil set for domestic violence awareness

To bring awareness to domestic violence, several pubic officials are scheduled to speak during a candlelight vigil slated Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the Uvalde County Stardust Pavilion at the Fairplex. A balloon release...

Tombstone Oak falls after 130 years of growth

Live oak tree was located behind 308 W. Leona St. After over 130 years of growth, the live oak tree dubbed Tombstone Oak behind 308 W. Leona St. has fallen. The Texas Forest Service reports the...

Albarado’s hall of fame induction set today

Oscars are synonymous with Hollywood, and not something the World Boxing Association delves out. This afternoon, however, the venue will be North Hollywood and an Oscar will be fêted as Uvalde native and former...

Tied or not?

Council tangles up over tethering rules Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor Whether to tighten regulations regarding tethering animals while relaxing requirements related to waste container placement resulted in lengthy discussions Tuesday night when Uvalde City Council met at...

Health: Mind, Body & Soul

Reading the inspiring story of Tracey Conway's recovery. She was featured at Uvalde Memorial Hospital Women's Health Expo held on Tuesday, October 10, 2017.   http://www.calameo.com/read/005171776402f3c15ec54

Uvalde Municipal Court raises fines for traffic offenses

Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor Following a deadly Concan wreck that killed 13 people in Uvalde County, city of Uvalde municipal court Judge Andrew Hagen has increased fines for minor moving violations from $75 to $150. The...

Uvalde to Hollywood

Actor buys film rights to book on Willie De Leon’s unit Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor Before San Jose, California-based author Dave Gutierrez put pen to paper he said his ultimate goal for “Patriots from the Barrio” was...

Ghost tales, costume contest set Friday

The Main Street Uvalde program will host a Halloween decorating and costume contest as well as a community movie night this week. The costume contest, open to adults only, is planned in the downtown...