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Victoria College students are about two times more likely to receive a failing grade or withdraw from a class if they’re part-time, and the success rate of part-time Hispanic students in particular is about 65%, Victoria College officials said.

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The city of Victoria has hired a new communications director with 10 years of marketing and communications experience in public and corporate sectors, according to a news release from the city.

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This is a listing of building permits issued by the city of Victoria from Sept. 5-11 for new commercial, commercial remodeling, new residential construction and manufactured homes.

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When it comes time for Victoria City Council to vote again on an ordinance aimed at the homeless, Councilman Mark Loffgren said he hopes the council will be able to separate emotion from the matter at hand.

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Regional government entities meet throughout the month, taking care of public business. Below is a list of meetings this week. The meetings are open to the public.

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The following have filed for business permits through the Victoria County Clerk’s office.

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As I watched the stock market wrap-up show, the all-knowing prognosticators droned on about the odds of a recession. One quoted hedge fund manager Ray Dalio,who had given a 25% prediction of a recession in the next year.

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It is important to me that I spend quality time with my kids. Of course, as any parent can attest to, this is much easier said than done. It’s hot outside, and most days, I don’t want to sit outside and play soccer with my kids.

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An ear hematoma, also known as an aural hematoma, is a large collection of blood that forms between the skin and the cartilage in the ear. This appears as a “lump” or swelling of the earflap or pinna and occurs because blood vessels burst and bleed into this space. This is a very painful condition.

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Editor’s Note: Gushers and Dusters is compiled from reports filed by oil and gas operators with the Texas Railroad Commission in Austin. The Advocate does not independently verify the information reported.

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An exclusive national accreditation organization has awarded eight-year re-accreditations to the two degrees that are part of the University of Houston-Victoria School of Education, Health Professions & Human Development graduate counseling education program.

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To celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, the University of Houston-Victoria is hosting a symposium focused on the history and culture of mariachi music, including a presentation by a Hiram College teaching fellow and a performance by a local mariachi band.

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Construction on the University of Houston-Victoria’s new $28 million Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Building passed another milestone Friday when a “topping out” ceremony took place, marking the end of foundation and framing work on the building.

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Armyworm outbreaks are difficult to predict but infestations seem to occur in portions of the state every year, especially after early fall rains. Common species of armyworms present in Texas include the fall armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda.

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