Several smoke plumes towered over the horizon in southern Victoria County on Monday.
To help educate our readers on the candidates seeking their party’s nomination in the March 3 primary, the Advocate is publishing a series of profiles on area candidates in contested races. This profile is on Democratic candidates for Victoria County Precinct 2 constable. The winner will be …
A Victoria County constable candidate says he did not report his former police chief’s criminal acts because he feared he would be blacklisted in the law enforcement community.
The stories of an alleged abuse during a baseball tournament are concluded to be rumors, according to an investigation requested by Hallettsville school district officials.
A Lavaca County prosecutor has simultaneously subpoenaed and dismissed charges against a Hallettsville school district official accused of failing to report student abuse allegations.
VICTORIA - The Victoria police responded to the 300 block of Reeves Ranch Road about 3:25 p.m. Tuesday, where a 51-year-old Victoria woman reported five yellow lab puppies stolen.
Victoria Crime Stoppers continues to seek information regarding the locations of Chasity Lou Purnell and James Robert Brock.
Law enforcement cooperation and heightened awareness among residents are essential in combating a new kind of crime known as “jugging,” authorities said.
Around 8:35 p.m. Jan. 12, an unknown man shot another man while in the 3100 block of Linda Drive, near the street’s intersection with Lova Drive. The victim, a resident of the area, was shot and then taken to a local hospital for treatment. The suspect was described as a clean- shaven Hispan…
On Dec. 30 at about 3:20 a.m., an unknown man entered a business on the 2500 block of North Ben Jordan Street, displayed a firearm, and demanded money. Witnesses described the man as slender and about 5-feet 8-inches to 5-feet 9-inches tall and weighing 140 pounds. He wore a black hoodie or …
An inmate at a DeWitt County prison who was injured by a correctional officer had assaulted the officer by elbowing him in the face, according to official documents.
A member of the notorious Texas Chicano Brotherhood was sentenced Wednesday to more than 12 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to drug trafficking charges.
Port Lavaca police are searching for suspects involved in the weekend stabbing of a man after an assault was reported at a Port Lavaca bar.
THOMASTON – Despite a history of run-ins with the law, Daniel Gibson said he didn’t deserve to be blinded after his most recent encounter.
VICTORIA – A 38-year-old Victoria man reported he was assaulted on Jan. 1.The man was assaulted at a home in the 200 block of Sabine Street, according to Victoria Police report.The offender hit the man in the head with a log and caused bodily injury, according to the police report.
MEYERSVILLE – Broken glass and debris from more wrecks than Heather Lowe can remember lie in the front lawn of her house on a curved portion of Farm-to-Market Road 237 southeast of Meyersville.
VICTORIA – A 59-year-old man Victoria man reported he was assaulted by a family member at a home in the 4600 block of Begonia Lane on Dec. 26, according to a Victoria Police report.
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