• Peter Sakai pulls ahead in Democratic runoff for Bexar County judge
    by Jade Esteban Estrada on May 25, 2022 at 2:31 am

    Former District Judge Peter Sakai looked poised to seize the Democratic nomination for Bexar County judge in Tuesday night's primary runoff, pulling ahead early against in-party rival State Rep. Ina Minjarez. At around 9 p.m., Sakai appeared to be headed to the November ballot with roughly 61.5% of the vote. Minjarez had 38.5% of the votes so far tabulated. 

  • San Antonio chef Jason Dady will permanently close his Alamo BBQ Co. at end of month
    by Nina Rangel on May 24, 2022 at 11:16 pm

    This weekend will be the last for one of the original restaurants that helped revitalize East Grayson Street. Alamo BBQ Co., a pioneer on the north-of-downtown stretch, will permanently close Sunday, May 30, according to chef-owner Jason Dady. The prominent San Antonio chef shared the news Tuesday on multiple social media platforms, citing his inability to reach a new lease with the owners of the Pearl-area property.

  • 15 now reported dead in Uvalde elementary school shooting; some wounded taken to San Antonio
    by Sanford Nowlin on May 24, 2022 at 10:00 pm

    Fourteen students and a teacher are dead in the aftermath of a shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, 90 minutes west of San Antonio, ABC News reports. The 18-year-old suspect in the incident, a student at Uvalde High School, is also dead, Gov. Greg Abbott said. The suspect — identified by ABC, citing "law enforcement sources," as Salvador Ramos — allegedly shot his grandmother before opening fire in the school, the governor added.