Winter weather moved into Sutton County Wednesday, December 6, 2017 causing roads to become dangerous for motorists. Multiple traffic incidents involving the I-10 400 mm exit ramp were reported throughout the day - visible by the tire marks and... more
‘Twas a week full of Christmas throughout the town, last week, as local residents enjoyed visiting with Santa, socializing and spreading joy with favorite holiday tunes. The Sonora Senior Center hosted a holiday social and dinner Wednesday, December... more
Sutton County Commissioners recognized Everado “Eddie” Castro during their regular meeting Monday, December 11, 2017. Castro is retiring at the end of the month after working 17-years at the Sheriff’s Office. Castro said he is looking forward to... more
The Sonora Police Department collected toys Sunday, December 10, 2017, for the annual Toy Drive benefitting local children in need. Chief Art Funetes, officers Gabriel Arredondo, Justin Gutierrez and Betsy Rodriguez up in front of the Dollar General... more
Hundreds of people gathered downtown for the annual Community Christmas Parade and downtown activities to open the holiday season Wednesday, November 29, 2017. Event organizer Debra Hobbs said this year’s event was the best yet.  What began eight... more
Santa and his elf took time out of their busy holiday schedule to visit with girls and boys at the Sutton County Library Tuesday, December 5, 2017. Kids of all ages took their individuall turn telling  Santa everything on their Christmas wish list.... more

Nancy Ann Neill Law

 Nancy Ann Neill Law passed away on November 8, 2017, in San Antonio, Texas.  
She was born on October 23, 1934, in San Angelo, Texas, to George H. “Jack” and Elizabeth Neill.

Brenda Fish

Brenda Fish, 64, left her earthly body on Tuesday, October 31, 2017.  

Brenda was born on October 4, 1953 in Sonora, TX to Bob Granger and Ora Faye Crites. 

Helen Drake Hokit

Helen Drake Hokit, age 86 peacefully passed away October 20,2017 in the home of her daughter Caroline & Ray Vogt, a resident of Sonora for over 35 years where she owned Sonora Trailer Park.

Joe Lance Lowe

Joe Lance Lowe, 73 of Sonora died Sunday, November 5, 2017 in Del Rio. 

Memorial services will be held Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 10:30a.m. at St. John’s Episcopal Church. 


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