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  • melissacrowe

    What's in the bag, lady?

    By melissacrowe in Man Bites Dog

    During Monday's commissioners court meeting, two attorneys spoke out about increased security at Victoria County Courthouse. One said the security changes were "overboard," that he could walk through the San Antonio courthouse easier than he could Victoria's. The other offered ...

  • melissacrowe

    To burn or not to burn, that is the question.

    By melissacrowe in Man Bites Dog

    Despite numerous fires throughout the county last week, including a house fire in DeCosta, Victoria County Commissioners are giving residents one week to finish burning brush, grass and trash, before revisiting the topic at next Monday's meeting. County Judge Don ...

  • melissacrowe

    Speaking of HOT Funds...

    By melissacrowe in Man Bites Dog

    It looks like Victoria City Council will meet 4 p.m. Friday to discuss a new venture that could see some Hotel Occupancy Tax funds. Anthony Pedone wants Victoria to have a film festival -- more specifically, a multi-day, independent film ...

  • melissacrowe

    How would you spend it?

    By melissacrowe in Man Bites Dog

    The city council had its first reading of an ordinance that would dole out $173,800 to local arts and historic preservation groups. The funds came from hotel/motel taxes and are only allowed to be spent when an arts event or ...