PORT LAVACA – Formosa Plastics Corp. USA President Jaing-Nan “Jason” Lin walked the recently reopened Formosa Wetlands Walkway at Lighthouse Beach on Friday afternoon, stopping to take photos as the sun began to set on Lavaca Bay.
The Advance Guard-Press and four other Crossroads papers have been bought by a Houston-based media company, the publishers of the Guard-Press announced Thursday.
To help educate our readers on the candidates seeking their party’s nomination in the March 3 primary, the Advocate is publishing a series of profiles on area candidates in contested races. This profile is on Republican candidates for DeWitt County constable Precinct 2. The winner will be on…
REFUGIO – “We nominated you the bravest woman in Refugio County for taking on that job,” Angel Kelley said her friends told her when they heard she was taking a job as apartment manager for the Refugio Apartments.
HALLETTSVILLE – The legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. is one that Lavonne Spears remembers on more than just one day a year.
To help educate our readers on the candidates seeking their party’s nomination in the March 3 primary, the Advocate is publishing a series of profiles on area candidates in contested races.
In Texas, memories of frozen pellets and advertisements for ‘The Ice Cream of the Future’ go hand in hand with burnt soles and sweating away the summer at theme parks.
A Victoria County constable candidate says he did not report his former police chief’s criminal acts because he feared he would be blacklisted in the law enforcement community.
The stories of an alleged abuse during a baseball tournament are concluded to be rumors, according to an investigation requested by Hallettsville school district officials.
A Lavaca County prosecutor has simultaneously subpoenaed and dismissed charges against a Hallettsville school district official accused of failing to report student abuse allegations.
The Refugio school board decided Tuesday to stop using “Dixie” as the district’s fight song, halting use of the tune, which has its roots in blackface minstrelsy.
POINT COMFORT – Gusts reached up to 37 mph early Friday when environmental activists who recently made headlines across the U.S. unloaded kayaks on the side of SH35 by Formosa Outfall 006.
Law enforcement cooperation and heightened awareness among residents are essential in combating a new kind of crime known as “jugging,” authorities said.
An inmate at a DeWitt County prison who was injured by a correctional officer had assaulted the officer by elbowing him in the face, according to official documents.
Thirty county, state and federal GOP candidates will gather Jan. 17 in Yoakum to share their reasons why they are the best person to occupy the offices they seek.
The Calhoun County Appraisal District is reminding the public that 2019 property taxes must be paid by Jan. 31 to avoid penalty and interest charges.
Port Lavaca police are searching for suspects involved in the weekend stabbing of a man after an assault was reported at a Port Lavaca bar.
THOMASTON – Despite a history of run-ins with the law, Daniel Gibson said he didn’t deserve to be blinded after his most recent encounter.
Editor’s note: On Dec. 28, 2018, Elaine crossed over to that Eternal Shore and her family, friends and readers are missing her. The Advocate is reprinting Elaine’s articles.
Benny Martinez, a Mexican American civil rights leader who was born in Goliad and was instrumental in establishing the Tejano Monument on the state Capitol grounds, died Sunday at age 85.
Port Lavaca’s beloved Formosa Wetlands Walkway and Alcoa Bird Tower at Lighthouse Beach and RV Park are open to the public once again.
- Victoria’s homeless population catches attention of national news broadcast
- 5 regional newspapers sold to Houston media company
- Woman crashes into convenience store
- Port Lavaca mayor gives Formosa president key to the city
- Officers arrest Victoria man on outstanding warrants
- Victoria Crime Stoppers searching for Ernest Macias
- Coyote trapping in full swing in Lavaca County
- Blotter: Merchandise stolen from Walmart
- Port Lavaca man killed in crash on State Highway 185
- 2 killed in highway crash near Hallettsville