State Sen. Lois Kolkhorst discussed ideas for additional improvements to Victoria’s airport and the future of the pandemic in her role as the health and human service committee chair Tuesday.
No arrests or identifications have been made in the car-pedestrian crash that killed Christopher Espitia, police said Tuesday.
Total voters in Victoria County: 56,665Number of people voted Tuesday: 1,136Number of people voted in person total: 20,874Number of ballots mailed so far:5,447Number of mailed ballots returned so far:4,287Total number of people voted:25,161
VICTORIA — A 40-year-old Victoria woman was robbed at a department store in the 7800 block of North Navarro Street on Monday. Two gold chains totaling $19,099.98 were reported stolen and were later recovered.
All charges will be waived at a COVID-19 testing site taking place at the Victoria Community Center Thursday. The site will be open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., and representatives will be conducting house calls from 7 to 10 p.m. for those who cannot make it during the day. Appointments can be set…
Qualified residents who are having trouble making their rent or mortgage payments because of COVID-19 can apply for financial assistance through the Community Development Block Grant Coronavirus Rental and Mortgage Assistance Program administered by Victoria’s Development Services department.
Elvis Presley once said “Man, I really like Vegas,” and I couldn’t agree with the King more. Las Vegas combines my loves of dining and shopping and serves them up with a side of craps, blackjack, shows and spectacular pools culminating in the ultimate feast of fun.
The Victoria County Public Health Department Environmental Health Division inspects places where food is served in Victoria, DeWitt, Jackson and Calhoun counties.
Omega-3’s include EPA (eicosapetaenoic acid), DHA (docosahexaeonic acid), and ALA (alpha-linolenic acid). EPA and DHA are found in fish oils, while ALA is plant-based. The level of omega-3’s in fish varies significantly. Cold-water fatty fish such as salmon, herring, tuna, maceral, and sardi…
The Bronte Club met on Oct. 21 via Zoom. President Iris Rodgers called the meeting to order at 3 p.m. Kathleen Carey led the membership in reciting the collect and the pledges to the American and Texas flags. Anna Lou Nix recorded 35 members as present.
The president’s annual reception and installation of officers for The Bronte Club of Victoria was called to order by President Emily Koenig on Oct. 17 at 3 p.m. in the Victoria Women’s Clubhouse.
State Sen. Lois Kolkhorst has earned the backing of sheriffs from across the Crossroads region in her reelection bid to the Texas Senate, according to a news release from Kolkhorst’s office.
This has been a turbulent year for most cities in the Crossroads, but Port Lavaca’s 2020 has been especially tumultuous.
More than 2,000 sites were identified in Victoria County’s most recent historic resources survey, Jeff Wright, director of Victoria Preservation Inc., said Monday.
Augustine Ortiz was energetic and prepared as he walked up to Queen City Park to get a flu shot late Monday morning.
Every day at work is difficult for Christina Tate, a detective with the Victoria Police Department who investigates sexual and physical abuse against children.
Total voters in Victoria County: 56,665Number of people voted Monday: 1,230Number of people voted in person total:19,738Number of ballots mailed so far: 5,447Number of mailed ballots returned so far: 4,154Total number of people voted: 23,955
Although COVID-19 hospitalizations continue to rise statewide, the number of serious cases in the Crossroads continues to stay relatively steady for now.
Northbound traffic on Laurent Street between Anaqua and Melrose avenues will be reduced to one lane beginning Tuesday for three days, weather permitting, so pavement can be repaired.
Picking one genre to describe Teryn, a new teen band in Victoria, is a complicated task for Charles Villarreal, the band’s lead singer.
The Victoria County Long-Term Recovery Group transferred ownership of a ranch-style house that came with the property on which Hope Meadows subdivision was built to the VFW Post 6074 in Bloomington on Friday.
Total voters in Victoria County: 56,665Number of people voted Sunday: 908Number of people voted in person total: 18,508Number of ballots mailed so far: 5,440Number of mailed ballots returned so far: 4,154Total number of people voted: 19,914
Victoria County commissioners on Monday will discuss a grant application that could lead to an updated historic resources survey for the county.
Cuero High School teachers interested in teaching University of Houston-Victoria dual-credit courses now have the opportunity for required UHV graduate courses to be paid for by the Cuero Community Foundation.
The University of Houston-Victoria will host six in-person commencement ceremonies in Victoria and Katy for 2020 spring, summer and fall graduates.
With the help of a $6,000 grant from the Victoria College Foundation, Victoria College has piloted an “I Believe in You” voucher program to help bridge the gap between instructors and students.
A $30,000 grant from Alcoa Foundation will allow the University of Houston-Victoria to continue to host public events focused on math, computer science and robotics for middle and high school students in the Crossroads.
Dealing with COVID-19 in 2020 has been more trick than treat. The pandemic has forced us to adjust our everyday lives, cancel plans and wonder how to observe upcoming holidays safely. With Halloween approaching, and local governments encouraging social distancing over social gatherings, many…
More than half a year has passed since the COVID-19 pandemic shutdown the economy and started forcing millions of Texans out of jobs. The local, state and national economies are far from full recoveries.
The Victoria East and West cheerleaders pump up crowds for the two schools’ 11th annual crosstown meetup for the Battle of the Boot. Even during the COVID-19 pandemic, there was no lack of team spirit on either side.
Leaders of a midstream oil and gas company who plan to turn the Port of Calhoun into a major oil exportation center were top contributors to Republican Congressman Michael Cloud’s campaign for the 2019-2020 election cycle.
This is a listing of building permits issued by the city of Victoria from Oct. 14-20 for new commercial, commercial remodeling, new residential construction and manufactured homes.
Total voters in Victoria County: 56,665Number of people voted Saturday: 1,789Number of people voted in person total: 17,600Number of ballots mailed so far: 5,440Number of mailed ballots returned so far: 4,154Total number of people voted: 21,754
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