Latest San Antonio News

Willie Nelson says he's not smoking, but is still using pot

Dec. 5, 2019 12:29 AM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Willie Nelson may have given up smoking, but he hasn't stopped using marijuana. While in San Antonio last week for two performances, the 86-year-old country music legend told KSAT TV that in an effort to take better care of himself, he no longer smokes. Nelson, a longtime marijuana...

Authorities ID 3rd person killed in San Antonio plane crash

Dec. 4, 2019 2:18 PM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A 71-year-old woman from a Houston suburb was the third person killed when a single-engine plane crashed into a commercial part of San Antonio, authorities said Wednesday. Maureen Garrow, of Spring, was flying with 38-year-old pilot Robert Tyson Womble and 22-year-old college student...

Spurs rally for 2OT win after Harden’s disputed non-dunk

Dec. 4, 2019 1:31 AM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — James Harden had a slam dunk waved off by officials, the first sign that it might not be the Houston Rockets’ night. Lonnie Walker IV helped make sure of that. Walker had a career-high 28 points and the San Antonio Spurs overcame Harden’s 50 points by rallying from a late...

Student, businessman among 3 dead in San Antonio plane crash

Dec. 3, 2019 11:59 AM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A 22-year-old college senior and 38-year-old businessman were among three people killed when a single-engine plane crashed into a commercial part of San Antonio. The San Antonio Express-News reports that finance major Eric Naranjo and the director of an Austin company that owned the...

Officials: 3 dead after small plane crash in San Antonio

Dec. 2, 2019 7:00 PM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Officials say three people were killed when a single-engine plane crashed while attempting to land at San Antonio International Airport. San Antonio Fire Chief Charles Hood says the plane went down around 6:30 p.m. Sunday in a commercial district about a mile west of the airport. Hood...

Officials: 3 dead after small plane crash in San Antonio

Dec. 2, 2019 8:06 AM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Three people were killed when a single-engine plane crashed on a city street one block away from a residential area while attempting to land at San Antonio International Airport, authorities said. San Antonio Fire Chief Charles Hood said the plane went down around 6:30 p.m. Sunday in an...

Wood scores career-high 28 as Pistons blow out Spurs

Dec. 1, 2019 8:32 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Pistons coach Dwane Casey has believed since training camp that he was the right person to unlock Christian Wood’s potential. On Sunday, he got another sign he might be right. Wood came off the bench to score a career-high 28 points in 22 minutes as Detroit routed the San Antonio...

UTSA fires football coach Wilson after 1 bowl in 4 seasons

Dec. 1, 2019 12:36 PM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — UTSA has fired football coach Frank Wilson after four seasons that produced a bowl appearance in year one and diminishing results afterward. Wilson went 19-29 at Texas-San Antonio, including 13-19 in Conference USA play. The Roadrunners completed a 4-8 season on Saturday with a loss to...

Prairie View finally gets road win, holds off UTSA, 79-72

Nov. 30, 2019 10:26 PM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Gerard Andrus converted four straight from the line in the final half minute to allow Prairie View A&M to hold off Texas-San Antonio 79-72 and collect its first road win of the season Saturday night. Jhivvan Jackson drew a foul in the backcourt and hit all three free to pull the...

Company may soon bring scooters to Mississippi city

Nov. 30, 2019 12:55 PM EST

VICKSBURG, Miss. (AP) — A new mode of transportation could soon be available in downtown Vicksburg The Board of Mayor and Aldermen on Monday approved discussions with San Antonio, Texas-based Blue Duck Express that could lead to a pilot program using scooters as alternative transportation downtown, The...