Thumbs-up, thumbs-down; it's your choice
May 6, 2011 at 12:06 a.m.
Thumbs-up to Julie Zavala, definitely one of the most caring persons ever. We need more like her.
Thumbs-up to the excellent new exhibit at The Museum of The Coastal Bend, "Cattle Boom." This is a must-see for everyone in our area. People of all ages will enjoy.
Thumbs-up to the local Crossroads Community Band and its director, Jay Lester, for a wonderful spring concert May 4 at the Victoria Fine Arts Center. The Victoria area is full of wonderful talent.
Definitely worth attending.
Hey Advocate, are we going to see an article on them soon?
Thumbs-up for the city council passing the "No Smoking" in public places.
Now, let's pass another ordinance that prohibits cell phones from all public places, especially doctors' offices and restaurants - very rude people, and very inconsiderate.
Thumbs-down to another drought. I feel for our area farmers and ranchers. Pray for rain, lots and lots of it.
FROM THE EDITORIAL BOARD
Thumbs-up to P.W. Covington for helping out tornado victims in the South.
Thumbs-up to the Victoria Fire Department for painting one of their trucks pink to support breast cancer awareness.
Thumbs-up to the Anchor Club in Cuero for holding the annual special prom for special needs kids.
Thumbs-up to cosmetology students who gave senior citizens free haircuts and manicures to anyone 60 and older as part of a Mother's Day tribute - at the senior citizen center.
Thumbs-down to the stroke that Ziggy the Clown (Kim Rickman) endured. But thumbs-up to Victoria Jaycees for raising money to defray her recovery costs.
Thumbs-down to the power outage, which affected 350 Victoria customers on May 1.
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