Diego Zapata carries the ball while Demetre Perez blocks a defender. Photo by Eric Smith.
The Natalia Mustangs ended District 15-3A DII play in style last Friday, Nov. 10, beating the Karnes City Badgers 35-26 to solidify their second-place finish behind undefeated District champs Poth.
Continue reading “Mustangs beat Badgers, will battle Bobcats in Bi-District”
The Warhorses finished 3rd in District 14-4A, and will face the Navarro Panthers in Bi-District, who took 2nd in District 13-4A and are 9-1 overall.
The 9 and 1 Navarro Panthers did not accomplish their initial preseason goal of winning District 13-4A Division 2 after losing to Wimberley 49-35 on October 27.
Continue reading “Navarro stands in Warhorses’ way in Bi-District matchup”
Scarlett Smith took 2nd in the Region 20 UIL District Congressional Debate and will compete in State in January 2018.
Scarlett Smith of Devine High School placed 2nd at the Region 20 UIL District Congressional Debate and will advance to State competition.
Continue reading “Scarlett Smith advances to State in Congressional Debate”
The River City Kings are performing a free concert at the Devine Food Pantry’s fundraiser on Nov. 18.
The Devine Food Pantry Ministry will host its second annual Fall fundraiser on Saturday, November 18th at the Devine Community Center.
Continue reading “Devine Food Pantry fundraiser and free concert Nov. 18”
The DISD Board of Trustees approved a recommendation to specify senior class rank by using grades available at the time of calculation at the end of the fifth six-week grading period of the senior year. Continue reading “More changes and clarification for Devine senior class rankings”
Another rural Devine resident found her mail had already been opened by an unwanted visitor, a crime that seems to be happening all too often in this area lately.
Continue reading “More rural Devine residents report mail theft”
Natalia schools were put on lockdown last Tuesday, November 7 after an assault suspect fled from a home in the 700 block of 7th Street and took off running about a block away from the school. Continue reading “Natalia schools put on lockdown as subject flees toward school property”
This week, three Veteran’s Day events will celebrate the sacrifices made by our armed forces.
Thursday, November 9
The fourth graders at Devine Intermediate will have a Veterans’ Day concert this Thursday, Nov. 9 at the Devine Intermediate gym at 6:00 pm. All are invited to attend.
Friday, November 10
Ciavarra Elementary School would like to invite all active military personnel and veterans to its Veterans Day Program Friday, Nov. 10, 2017 at 9:30 am in the elementary/intermediate school gym.
Everyone is invited to come take part in this program. Check in at the office by 9:15.
Saturday November 11
The Annual Veterans Day Ceremony in Natalia Texas will be held on Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 11:00 am in front of the Veterans Memorial Monument.
More about each event in separate article on our website.
DPS troopers worked the scene of the accident until 2:00 AM.
A somber tone fell upon the Fall Festival this past Saturday, as the community watched the streets of downtown Devine fill with sirens and emergency responders rushing to the scene of a fatal accident just down the road from the festival grounds.
Continue reading “DPS unit collides with vehicle driven by 81-year-old Devine resident, who loses life”
Mustang defenders (left to right) Caden Fregia, Michael Martinez, Kameron Frias, Oscar Ramirez, and Matthew Manka line up against the Dilley Wolves. Photo by Brigid Howard.
Two long droughts came to end at Mustang Stadium last Friday night when Natalia beat Dilley 20-17.
Continue reading “Mustangs trample Wolves to clinch playoff spot”