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Welcome back to Wednesday, Victoria Advocate readers. We're looking forward to another great discussion about all the latest happenings in the Crossroads over the past week. This hasn't been the most active week, but we've had plenty of good stories in the area, including stories about schools partnering with industry, the smoking of e-cigarettes in public, the upcoming homeless count and more.

Come join the Victoria Advocate Editorial Board in the Victoria Advocate newsroom conference room at 1:30 p.m. every Wednesday to discuss the events of the previous week. If you can't come to the meeting in person, feel free to log on and watch our live webcast and comment in the online chat box. We look forward to seeing you there.

This week's headlines:

· Region III Education Service Center executive director to retire

· San Antonio wants ownership of the water it puts into the San Antonio River

· Victoria officials weigh annexing more than 733 acres

· Pro-Con: Are e-cigarettes safer than smoking?

· Residents fear well will hurt water supply

· Student shares tactics of raising steer for livestock show

· Students exposed to career paths with area industry giants

· Appeals court to decide whether hospital officials should be sued

· Victoria looks to improve street sweeping program

· VISD board discusses firefighter training program

· Weight loss competitors get pantry makeovers

· Coalition set for homeless count