Thumbs-up, thumbs-down; it's your choice

June 29, 2012 at 1:29 a.m.


Thumbs-up to Rita Henderson's letter on June 25.

Nancy, Hallettsville

Thumbs-up to all the Victoria businesses and Titan fans that have supported the Victoria East High School cheerleaders by purchasing stadium seat cushion ads. Your generous donation will help them have a great 2012-13! Thank you for showing your TITAN PRIDE!

Norma, Victoria


Thumbs-down to high milk prices in Victoria.

Margie, Victoria

Thumbs-down to the slobs that call themselves Americans and then trash our roads and waterways with their litter, destroying a once beautiful America.

Garland, Victoria



Thumbs-up to the dentists with Texas Mission of Mercy, who gave free dental care to more than 500 people in Victoria.

Thumbs-up to the Church's Chicken store on West Rio Grande Street for earning the No. 2 spot out of 2,700 stores in the franchise.

Thumbs-up to the Hackney family for saving lives by teaching generations of children how to swim.

Thumbs-up to Victoria judge Daniel Gilliam for his appointment to the Texas School Safety Center Board.

Thumbs-up to Invista for its $8,500 donation to the Texas Zoo, which will be used to renovate the aviary exhibit.

Thumbs-up to Darrell McCall for playing this Saturday at the Texas Country Oaks Dance Hall.

Thumbs-up and congratulations to Diana Stanger and Victoria Holt for winning the 36th annual Women's Air Race Classic.


Thumbs-down to record-breaking heat this past week and how it drives up electric bills while people try to keep cool.

Thumbs-down to the loss of $1 million in funding for VISD from the state.

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