WATCH: Uvalde Mayor Don McLaughlin sits down with Steve Spriester

Steve Spriester sits down with Uvalde’s mayor 6 months after the deadly Robb Elementary School shooting

UVALDE – It is a horrific tragedy and one he never imagined he’d be apart of, but he also knows it’s something he can’t run away from.

Uvalde Mayor Don McLaughlin sat down for an exclusive interview with KSAT 12 anchor Steve Spriester.

As one of the most visible leaders in the community since the loss of 21 people at Robb Elementary, Mayor McLaughlin talked to Spriester about what happened that day in May and how he sees his city’s future.

Watch videos about each of the victims here.

Uvalde Mayor Don McLaughlin (KSAT 2022)

This Spriester Session is apart of our primetime special “21 Taken: Uvalde’s path to healing” that will air Dec. 2nd on KSAT,, the KSAT plus app and on our YouTube channel.

21 Taken: Uvalde's Path to Healing|In this primetime special, we take a look at how the city of Uvalde has changed 6 months after the deadliest school shooting in Texas history. Steve Spriester, Stephania Jimenez, Leigh Waldman & Alicia Barrera anchor this one hour special. (KSAT)


Remember Their Names- The Victims of the Robb Elementary School

About the Authors:

Andrew Wilson is a digital journalist and social media producer at KSAT.

Steve Spriester started at KSAT in 1995 as a general assignments reporter. Now, he anchors the station's top-rated 5, 6 and 10 p.m. newscasts.