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

Feb. 28, 2014 at 6:05 p.m.
Updated Feb. 28, 2014 at 9:01 p.m.


Thumbs-up for the memorable article "The Presence of Angels" by Elena Watts in the Advocate on Feb. 16. This is a message to keep within our hearts.

Marle, Victoria

Thumbs-up to the hostesses and manager at Red Lobster on Valentine's night. We watched during our hour-plus wait as the manager kept his cool and was polite while some impatient and rude guests chewed him out because it was only a few minutes past their estimated wait. Our server, Cassie, was very nice and showed us personal attention during our meal, even taking a couple of minutes to chat when we inquired about Vicki, who we hope will be back soon.

Shirley, Edna

Thumbs-up to the Museum of the Coastal Bend on its 10th anniversary, and a big pat on the back to every single solitary contributor. The museum is a treasure trove of local history and has become recognized for this across the entire state of Texas. Congratulations!

Sue, Placedo


Thumbs-down to Steve-a-Reno's closing. We have had some really good times with all the fun people and great music at Steve-a-Reno's. Thanks to Steve for having a place everyone could enjoy. Hope he finds a place to re-locate soon!

Shyan, Edna



Thumbs-up to all of the students who will be and who have competed in the Victoria Livestock Show. We wish you the best of luck and hope you bring in big bucks at Monday's auction.

Thumbs-up to Taylar Rhoden for earning the title of Victoria County Spelling Bee champion. We wish you luck in the regional competition.

Thumbs-up to everyone who took part in early voting. We remind voters to head to the polls March 4.

We want to make it as easy as possible for you to submit your comments. Be sure to include your contact information so we can verify you wrote the "thumbs." Only your first name will be used in the newspaper. You may email them to, mail them to Thumbs-Up, Thumbs-Down, Victoria Advocate. P.O. Box 1518, Victoria, TX 77902, or drop them off at our offices at 311 E. Constitution St.



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