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King talks suicide, depression

Lane Riggs Staff writer The Healthy Minds Matter Conference was the first of its kind in offering the community a resource fair on depression and suicide, but its overwhelming success means it probably will not be...

Don’t try this

Tomorrow is the deadline to purchase tickets for the Texas Big Game Awards ceremony, which is set Saturday, June 10 in Uvalde. Tickets will not be available at the door. The awards will be given...

Teen stabs father of ex-girlfriend, flees on Mother’s Day

Police searched for suspect near Catholic church Rigoberto De Luna IV, 39, was stabbed twice, once behind his left ear and once on his torso, in the front yard of his North Grove Street home....

Mission excavation project begins Saturday

Charley Robinson Staff writer An 18th-century Spanish settlement in Real County, Mission San Lorenzo de la Santa Cruz, is about to get some needed attention as plans for preserving the historic site are underway. Prompted by...

School district votes to stiff UCAD

Charley Robinson Staff writer One month did not change the outcome of the Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District’s decision regarding payment to the Uvalde County Appraisal District. The board voted 4-3 Monday night to reject making...

Delinquent taxpayers put on notice

Uvalde County Appraisal District will mail out approximately 3,800 tax notices on Wednesday in a final attempt to collect delinquent tax revenue. Any accounts not paid by July 1 will be turned over to...

County’s new budget needs work

Proposed budget off target Meghann Garcia Managing editor Whittling down the proposed general fund expenditures will be the goal when Uvalde County Commissioners meet this summer for a series of 2017-2018 budget workshops. The proposed budget released last...

District 29-5A swept in bi-district

District 30-5A teams won eight of the nine bi-district baseball games that they played against District 29-5A teams last weekend. The Floresville Tigers were the only District 29-5A team to win a bi-district game last...

Convenience store confiscates funny money

When a woman attempted to pay for her merchandise with a fake $100 bill at Peter Rabbit’s, 638 S. Getty St., she was turned down and the faux bill was confiscated by the cashier. The...

Bee attack sends two to hospital

Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor Two people were hospitalized Sunday afternoon after they were attacked by bees, enduring more than 15 minutes of stings as they waited for help to arrive. The incident happened approximately 15...