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Texas State University student and United Campus Ministry (UCM) member Evan Perez reads with an elementary student during a UCM mission trip to the border last Spring Break. UCM made another trip to Eagle Pass Friday to drop off collected donations for their Easter Mission Donation Drive. Photos courtesy of United Campus Ministry

Putting faith in practice

Holy Week – beginning with Palm Sunday – is generally a time for Christian believers to devote themselves to their faith, but this year United Campus Ministry (UCM) Pastor Todd

Easter is here and for many, it is not only a time for new beginnings but the official beginning of the gardening season as well. So why not use this holiday to start kids on gardening and building some wonderful Easter gardening memories? Photos courtesy of Joe Urbach

Growth in gardening: Easter Garden Memories

April and Easter have arrived. We are now fully into the gardening year – but for those souls who stay indoors all winter and stick their nose out over the

Chimney Swifts are small with slender bodies and very long, narrow wings. They have round heads, short necks, and short, tapered tails. Photo by Melissa McMasters/Flickr

Exploring Nature: Chimney Swifts

Chimney swifts are birds that enjoy close contact with humans, often nesting in chimneys just above the fireplace. If you are lucky, you’ll hear their soft, chittering calls as they

A Cappella Unlimited recently returned from the Greater Gulf Coast 2019 Region 10 Competition in Houston with a first place Division A title and a third place overall title. Submitted photo

A Cappella Unlimited wins first at regional competition

A Cappella Unlimited, a chapter of Sweet Adelines International, participated in the 58th Annual Gulf Coast Region 10 Competition in late March and walked away with a first place Division

Lenora Ybarra

Lenora Ybarra

Lenora Ybarra, age 72, of Martindale, TX, was called to rest on Monday April 15th, 2019 at Seton Hospital in Kyle. She is survived by her husband of 48 years,