Uvalde: 365

Chronicling how the community is forging on in the shadow of tragedy.

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November 24

Uvalde families prepare Thanksgiving meals for neighbors

The volunteer event has been a community tradition since 1983.
November 24
Memorials represent the lives of 19 children and 2 teachers killed in a mass school shooting on May 24, 2022, outside of Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas on Nov. 18, 2022.
November 25

Money starts flowing to families in Uvalde, but questions persist

A national fund is distributing millions, but a state fund has been criticized.
November 25
El Pasoans holds candles at the Dia de Muertos ofrenda hosted in memory of El Paso and Uvalde gun violence victims on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2022, at the El Paso County Healing Garden in Ascarate Park.
November 23

Oxford High students hold day of fun for Uvalde survivors

The Survivors United Playdate featured limbo races and fun for kids in Uvalde.
November 23
Zoe Touray, center, interacts with attendees at the Survivors United Playday in Uvalde, Texas, on Nov. 19, 2022.
November 17

Acting police chief during Uvalde school shooting quits in wake of criticism

Mariano Pargas stepped down effective immediately.
November 17
This image from video released by the City of Uvalde, Texas shows city police Lt. Mariano Pargas responding to a shooting at Robb Elementary School, on May 24, 2022 in Uvalde, Texas.
November 16

Uvalde school board hires interim school police chief, force to be rebuilt

Josh Gutierrez will start in his new role Thursday.
November 16
Crosses set up to honor those who lost their lives during the Robb Elementary School shooting in Uvalde, Texas, Nov. 7, 2022.
November 16

Questions raised about Uvalde County sheriff's role during Robb Elementary rampage

Sheriff Ruben Nolasco was among the ranking law enforcement officials on scene.
November 16
Uvalde County Sheriff Ruben Nolasco hugs Texas Governor Greg Abbott as they attend a vigil for the victims of the mass shooting at Robb Elementary School, May 25, 2022, in Uvalde, Texas.
November 15

Uvalde foundation announces proposal for school

The proposal includes 39 classrooms across three grade levels.
November 15
The proposal includes 39 classrooms across three grade levels.
November 14

Uvalde school district foundation announces $50M proposal for school to replace Robb

The proposal includes 39 classrooms across three grade levels.
November 14
Investigators search for evidences outside Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, Wednesday, May 25, 2022. A gunman fatally shot 19 children and two teachers at the school the day before on May 24. Over an hour passed from the time officers followed the 18-year-old gunman into the school and when they finally entered the fourth grade classroom where he was holed up and killed him. Meanwhile, students trapped inside repeatedly called 911 and parents outside the school begged officers to go in.
November 04

Uvalde families find new bond in shared grief, path to healing

Some families have turned their grief into political action.
November 04
Stuffed animals and messages are left at a memorial for the victims of the Robb Elementary School shooting in Uvalde, Texas.
November 04

Uvalde community split on gun control months after Robb Elementary shooting

Families of slain students press for more changes.
November 04
Uvalde, Texas residents rally for increased gun control following the Robb Elementary school shooting.
November 04

Uvaldeans navigate their grief while advocating for change

ABC News correspondent John Quiñones joins local families for the custom of Día de Los Muertos and chronicles how therapy, faith and tradition are helping them cope with grief.
November 04
VIDEO: Uvaldeans navigate their grief while advocating for change
November 04

Will the Robb Elementary mass shooting lead to a change in Uvalde's gun culture?

ABC News contributor María Elena Salinas explores the identity of Uvalde, what the city was known for before the massacre and how views on guns have changed for some as Election Day looms.
November 04
VIDEO: Will the Robb Elementary mass shooting lead to a change in Uvalde's gun culture?
November 04

Uvalde community nearly 6 months since massacre

ABC News’ John Quinones reflects on how the community in Uvalde, Texas, is coping nearly six months since the massacre at Robb Elementary School.
November 04
VIDEO: Uvalde community nearly 6 months since massacre
November 04

New Uvalde superintendent mulls future after shooting

Interim superintendent Gary Patterson says he hopes to rebuild trust.
November 04
Uvalde CISD interim superintendent Gary Patterson shares plans for the district moving forward, on Nov. 3, 2022, in Uvalde, Texas.
November 04

Families still grieving 6 months after Uvalde school shooting

ABC News is spending a year in the community to see how it is healing after the tragedy.
November 04
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November 03

Doctor to review if Uvalde victims had survivable injuries

A Texas doctor said Thursday he has been tasked to review the medical information surrounding the 21 victims killed in the Uvalde elementary school shooting “to determine if there was potential to save more lives had medical care been provided sooner.”
November 03
November 03

Uvalde educator falsely accused of leaving school door open seeks answers

Texas DPS apologized but has not offered an explanation for the accusation.
November 03
Emilia "Amy" Marin, a school staffer at Robb Elementary, speaks with ABC News' John Quinones about her struggles after the shooting.
October 06

Uvalde fires officer hired while under investigation for school shooting response

The former state trooper was among the new officers hired by the district.
October 06
Crimson Elizondo, a former Uvalde School District Police Officer and former Texas State Trooper, is pictured in an undated official portrait.
November 02

Texas lawmaker proposes $300M fund to support victims of Uvalde shooting

The bill will be formally introduced in the 2023 legislative session.
November 02
A memorial for the 19 children and two teachers killed in the May shooting sits outside of Robb Elementary on the first day of early voting in Uvalde, Texas, Oct. 24, 2022.
November 02

Uvalde sees political split as parents of victims rally for gun reform

Parents of some of the victims have rallied for gun reform.
November 02
The Lopez and Silguero families speak about their children, who were murdered during the mass shooting at Robb Elementary School, during a March For Our Lives rally on Aug. 27, 2022 in Austin, Texas.
October 31

Remember Their Names festival organized in honor of Uvalde victims

Ruben Torres Jr., an organizer for the festival, joins ABC News Live to talk about how the Uvalde community is coming together to honor the lives lost in the shooting at Robb Elementary School.
October 31
VIDEO: Remember Their Names festival organized in honor of Uvalde victims
October 29

Officials warn of scammers in wake of Uvalde shooting

The Texas attorney general has put out a warning for donors.
October 29
The memorial for the massacre at Robb Elementary School, June 24, 2022, in Uvalde, Texas.
October 30

Uvalde superintendent speaks out for 1st time since announcing retirement

"I feel guilty for saying I’m having a tough time," Hal Harrell said.
October 30
Investigators search for evidences outside Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on May 25, 2022, one day after an 18-year-old gunman killed 19 students and two teachers.
October 27

Texas DPS chief defends himself as Uvalde families call for resignation

"We'll never know how many children could have been saved."
October 27
Brett Cross speaks at a Public Safety Commission meeting on the Uvalde school mass shooting, in Austin, Texas, Oct. 27, 2022.
October 27

Uvalde families slam Texas DPS chief

"We'll never know how many children could have been saved."
October 27
"We'll never know how many children could have been saved."
October 27

Texas DPS director responds to calls for his resignation

ABC News’ John Quiñones discusses the reaction in Uvalde, Texas, to the Texas Department of Public Safety hearing on the police response to the mass shooting at Robb Elementary School.
October 27
VIDEO: Texas DPS director responds to calls for his resignation
October 27

Texas DPS chief refuses to resign amid criticism from families of Uvalde victims

The families of the victims from the shooting at Robb Elementary School spoke at a public hearing on the investigation, with many in the community calling for the DPS chief to step down.
October 27
VIDEO: Texas DPS chief refuses to resign amid criticism from families of Uvalde victims
October 24

Former Robb Elementary School staffer speaks out about accusations

Former Robb Elementary School staffer Emilia "Amy" Marin spoke out about the accusation by a top police official, later retracted, that she allowed the shooter into the building.
October 24
VIDEO: Former Robb Elementary School staffer speaks out about accusations
October 24

Uvalde school staffer breaks silence about claim she left a door open

ABC News’ John Quiñones reports on video that supports Emilia “Amy” Marin’s story, and how the false story impacted her mental and emotional state.
October 24
VIDEO: Uvalde school staffer breaks silence about claim she left a door open
October 24

Uvalde educator wrongfully accused breaks silence

ABC News' John Quinones sits down for an exclusive interview with Emilia "Amy" Marin, who claims she was wrongfully accused of propping open a door that let in the Robb Elementary School killer.
October 24
VIDEO: Uvalde educator wrongfully accused breaks silence
October 24

Uvalde teacher speaks out about claims she left a door propped open during shooting

In an exclusive interview, Amy Marin breaks her silence on the false claims about her that were spread by Uvalde police.
October 24
VIDEO: Uvalde teacher speaks out about claims she left a door propped open during shooting
October 24

'I died that day': Uvalde teacher wrongly blamed for letting killer in speaks out

Emilia "Amy" Marin told ABC News of her struggles in the tragedy's aftermath.
October 24
Emilia "Amy" Marin, a school staffer at Robb Elementary, speaks with ABC News' John Quinones about her struggles after the shooting.
October 24

Uvalde teacher 'suffering mentally' after false blame in shooting aftermath

School staffer Emilia "Amy" Marin speaks to ABC News' John Quinones about her struggles after the shooting.
October 24
VIDEO: Uvalde teacher 'suffering mentally' after false blame in shooting aftermath
October 23

Uvalde educator says she was falsely blamed for events leading to shooting: Exclusive

Emilia "Amy" Marin said she felt vilified and hired a lawyer to fight back.
October 23
Investigators search for evidences outside Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on May 25, 2022, one day after an 18-year-old gunman killed 19 students and two teachers.
October 23

Uvalde school staffer speaks

A Robb Elementary School staffer at the center of the controversy over the door where the gunman entered, spoke exclusively to ABC News
October 23
VIDEO: Uvalde school staffer speaks
October 21

Texas trooper fired for inaction during Uvalde school massacre: Official

Some family members of the victims have already been notified.
October 21
Investigators search for evidences outside Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on May 25, 2022, one day after an 18-year-old gunman killed 19 students and two teachers.
October 19

Uvalde school district superintendent, in surprise move, finalizes retirement

An interim replacement was named as a search for a new district chief continues.
October 19
Investigators search for evidences outside Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on May 25, 2022, one day after an 18-year-old gunman killed 19 students and two teachers.
October 20

Uvalde school district superintendent announces official retirement

Hal Harrell officially retired during a school board meeting on Wednesday night.
October 20
Hal Harrell officially retired during a school board meeting on Wednesday night.
October 18

Uvalde teen threatens shooting 5 months after massacre, police say

Police told ABC News the 16-year-old was threatening another student.
October 18
Uvalde High School in Uvalde, Texas, in 2022 image from Google Street View.
October 13

Uvalde victims honored with heartfelt murals

A project to paint 21 murals in honor of the 21 victims of the Robb Elementary shooting helps their families cope with loss.
October 13
VIDEO:  Uvalde victims honored with heartfelt murals
October 11

Emotions run high at Uvalde school board meeting amid superintendent's retirement

"I'm disgusted with this community," said a mother of one of the victims.
October 11
Investigators search for evidences outside Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on May 25, 2022, one day after an 18-year-old gunman killed 19 students and two teachers.
October 10

Uvalde Superintendent announces retirement

The Uvalde school district superintendent announced his retirement after the suspension of the entire district police force.
October 10
The Uvalde school district superintendent announced his retirement after the suspension of the entire district police force.
October 10

Uvalde school district suspends police force, victims' parents react

The district has faced withering criticism over its police department’s actions.
October 10
An officer walks outside of Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, May 24, 2022.
October 10

'Godsend' Uvalde firefighters raise funds for injured kids

"I'll never forget everything they've done for us," one parent said.
October 10
Noah Orona, a student who survived the shootings at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas is pictured in an undated family photo.
October 09

How Uvalde’s volunteer fire department is helping families of injured students

Families of injured students felt “overlooked” by aid efforts after the tragedy at Robb Elementary, they say.
October 09
Families of injured students felt “overlooked” by aid efforts after the tragedy at Robb Elementary, they say.
October 08

Uvalde school district suspends entire police force

The entire Uvalde school district police force has been suspended after months of criticism, with victims' families welcoming the move.
October 08
VIDEO: Uvalde school district suspends entire police force
October 07

Uvalde school district disbands police force

The Uvalde school district announced it has disbanded its entire police force, a day after new developments led to the firing of officer Crimson Elizondo.
October 07
VIDEO: Uvalde school district disbands police force
October 07

Uvalde school district suspends entire police force, superintendent to retire

ABC News' John Quiñones reports from Uvalde, Texas, on how families are reacting to the news of the police force suspension.
October 07
VIDEO: Uvalde school district suspends entire police force, superintendent to retire
October 07

Breaking News: Uvalde school district suspends entire police force

ABC News' chief investigative reporter, Josh Margolin, joins to discuss the decision by Uvalde officials to indefinitely suspend school district police officers in the wake of the investigation.
October 07
VIDEO: Breaking News: Uvalde school district suspends entire police force
October 07

Uvalde officer fired amid uproar

Documents show the city’s school district knew an officer it recently hired was under investigation for her response in the Robb Elementary school massacre, but hired her anyway.
October 07
VIDEO:  Uvalde officer fired amid uproar