The Texas Department of Health and Human Services reported 62 new COVID-19 cases and three deaths from the respiratory disease in the region Sunday. The Victoria County Public Health Department does not publish a COVID-19 report on Sundays.
The new year has started, and 2021 resolutions have been made. While many New Year’s goals focus on improving health and finances, consumers should also consider resolutions they can make to prevent fraud and protect their personal information.
Your Victoria ISD School Board’s mission, purpose, and goal is to work with the community to envision Victoria’s educational future; with your input — the community’s input, we provide directions through planning, evaluation, and goal-setting efforts.
The Victoria City Council is expected to vote on a $3.8 million contract Tuesday that would pay for the reconstruction of Crestwood Drive.
At their upcoming meeting, Victoria County commissioners will consider approving a staffing agreement that would allow the county's Public Health Department to hire additional temporary employees for COVID-19 response.
Chance Glenn, provost and vice president of academic affairs for the University of Houston-Victoria, said Martin Luther King Jr.’s lessons are alive today.
The driver of a truck that was involved in a fatal roll-over wreck in Refugio County Saturday has been identified as Domingo Orozco Olivares, 45, of Rosenberg.
The Texas Department of Health and Human Services and the Victoria County Public Health Department reported 143 new COVID-19 cases and five deaths from the respiratory disease in the region Saturday.
Asked whether he believed President-elect Joe Biden is the rightful winner of the 2020 election, U.S. Rep. Michael Cloud said, “We don’t know yet” in a recent interview with the Advocate’s editorial board.
An El Campo couple who were in Washington on the day the Capitol was stormed said news coverage of the riot inside the building “totally missed” their experience of the day’s events.
The 1960s brought changes to business in Victoria and a natural disaster, Hurricane Carla, that rocked much of Texas Gulf Coast.
A woman suffered minor injuries when she was struck by a vehicle while crossing the street in Victoria Saturday night, police said.
To say we live in “interesting times” is a huge understatement. I wonder if I live in an alternate reality like the movie “The Truman Show.” It is obvious I am not the only one assessing a world of distortions. We are all being manipulated in some capacity. From ministers to politicians to a…
Victoria College’s Associate Degree Nursing Program was recently awarded a $90,000 grant from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board supporting clinical learning experiences to mitigate barriers due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Puppies and young dogs are mischievous and curious. They are prone to getting into the garbage, chewing up toys, and ingesting anything they find on the ground. If you suspect your pet ingested a foreign object, early intervention is of utmost importance.
Shannon Spree was hired by the Victoria County Judge’s office to serve as the chief of staff. Spree has more than 26 years of experience in media, marketing and communications, mostly in the Victoria area. She holds her B.A. in mass communications from Texas State University.
This is a listing of building permits issued by the city of Victoria from Jan. 6-12 for new commercial, commercial remodeling, new residential construction and manufactured homes.
Unemployment was a challenge for more people than usual in 2020, but working a job to its fullest potential has also been challenging.
Victoria County political party leaders will still occupy opposing ideologies come President elect-Biden’s inauguration on Wednesday, but they remain hopeful that the political divide will improve.
Pastors in Victoria used to pause their services as Ed Chesnick went from church to church to collect payments — maybe a quarter, maybe a dollar — for furniture sold on credit.
“Zombie Prom,” is a play put on by Victoria school district students. A subhead on Page A1 Friday should have said the students came from across the district.
Del Papa Distributing donated $65,000 in matching funds to the Food Bank of the Golden Crescent, the beer distributor announced Friday.
We’ve all heard the phrase, “I’d rather be safe than sorry.” And that statement has validity. People often take risks that they aren’t ready for and end up sorry.
Laura Reyes had an abortion early in life. Through her relationship with God, she overcame her regret, married and started a beautiful family.
Near the beginning of Peter’s first epistle, he leads us into God’s teaching on a Christian’s “heavenly inheritance” (1 Peter 1.3-12). In verse 7 he uses as his analogy that the preciousness of this inheritance is “much more precious than gold,” and he tells us why. Because gold “perishes.”
A little over four years ago, I was asked by a national Christian magazine to write an article about the presidential election. The article was scheduled to run after the election, but the due date for the article was before the election. I ended up submitting two articles. One was titled, “…
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- Constitutionality of election still in question
- El Campo couple gives firsthand account of events at Capitol (w/ video)
- Longtime coach Husmann leaves impressive legacy
- Police: Woman hit by vehicle while crossing Victoria street, driver left scene
- Driver in fatal Refugio County wreck identified as Rosenberg man
- Remembering our history: A look back at 1961-1970 in the Crossroads
- 152 COVID-19 patients being treated in Victoria-area hospitals
- Cloud defends objection to election results, says "We don't know yet" about Biden's win
- Victoria resident back in baseball after half century
- Pharr woman killed in two-vehicle Refugio County highway crash