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Round two: Jury to be selected

More than 1,000 potential jurors have been summoned to appear in district court Thursday when the state makes a second attempt at jury selection in the capital murder case against Sabrina Vielma. Vielma faces the death penalty for the Dec. 11, 2011, death of her 4-year-old son Davaughn Rodriguez. Ju

THE UVALDE LEADER-NEWS - 2018-03-18 10:00:31

Devine teen arrested after allegedly stabbing girl, leading authorities on 4-hour chase

A Devine teen has been arrested and charged Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon Thursday after he reportedly stabbed another teen and lead deputies on a four-hour chase. Authorities were alerted to the incident after the 15-year-old victim called them Wednesday and told them she had been stabbed


'King of Accordion' Ramon Ayala added to Poteet Strawberry Festival lineup

POTEET, Texas - The Poteet Strawberry Festival is celebrating its 71st birthday in style. Event coordinators announced that they've added Norteno music legend Ramn Ayala to next month's festival concert lineup. The four-time Grammy winner, who has released over 113 albums, will perform at 11:30 p.


Texas girl, 15, stabbed repeatedly; Boy, 17 arrested

DEVINE, Texas (KWTX) A 17-year-old boy was in custody Thursday while the 15-year-old girl he's accused of stabbing repeatedly fought for life at University Hospital in San Antonio. (CNN VAN photo) The attack happened shortly before 1 p.m. Wednesday in the backyard of a home near Devine High School,


Devine stabbing victims tweets details about injuries

SAN ANTONIO - The 15-year-old girl who was stabbed multiple times near Devine on Wednesday posted on Twitter that she was "doing better." "I just want to thank you to everyone who has been praying for me," the tweet said. "I'm doing better 42 staples all over my back, stitches on my face and 10 cuts


Medina County deputies searching for man who stabbed girl several times

Medina County sheriff's deputies are searching for a man accused of stabbing a girl near Devine Wednesday afternoon. Medina Co. Sheriff Randy Brown said the girl, only identified as a juvenile, was transported to the hospital. The suspect was only described an adult male. Deputies are currently se


Devine rallies behind teen recovering from stabbing

A Devine teen, Chase Skow, has been arrested and charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon Thursday after he reportedly stabbed another teen and led deputies on a four-hour chase. Family and friends are rallying behind 15-year-old Sydney Bogan from Devine, who was stabbed multiple times.


Manhunt underway for teenage Devine stabbing suspect, officials say

DEVINE, Texas - A manhunt is currently underway in Devine, Texas, for a 17-year-old stabbing suspect, Medina County Sheriff Randy Brown said. Brown said Chase Skow stabbed a 15-year-old female, then fled. Skow, described as 5 feet 6 inches tall with blond hair and blue eyes, is believed to still b


My Teacher Rocks nominations underway

Deyanira Salazar My Teacher Rocks award ambassadors show off their enthuasiasm for the annual nomination period by waving signs in downtown Uvalde. Ambassadors include (back, left to right) fifth-grader George Rodriguez, third-grader Ryan Ramirez, fifth-grader Katherine Ramirez, third-grader Lizette

THE UVALDE LEADER-NEWS - 2018-03-18 10:00:19

Jurors get close-up look at accused cop killer's getaway car

JOURDANTON, Texas - In an unusual move, the jury in a capital murder trial was escorted to the parking lot of the Atascosa County Courthouse on Thursday for a firsthand look at the car the suspect was driving when he allegedly shot a San Antonio police officer to death. Officer Robert Deckard was c


Family displaced after spark leads to fire in South Side home

SAN ANTONIO - A South Side family was displaced from their home after a fire caused thousands in damage Friday. The fire happened just before 8 p.m. on Shrine Avenue near Southwest Military Drive between Pleasanton Road and South Flores Street. After hearing a loud "pop" while watching television,