Victoria County commissioners agreed at their Monday meeting to give a total of $12,500 to two local groups that deliver meals to homebound residents, allowing both groups to leverage local funds to receive additional support from the state.
With weeks to go before the Nov. 6 election, the American Civil Liberties Union of Texas has sent letters to 36 counties across Texas that may be in violation of the Voting Rights Act, including Calhoun County, according to an ACLU news release.
Employees with the city’s parks department were expected to begin coating Victoria with insecticide Monday night to deter the bothersome mosquito population, city officials said.
Victoria County plans to apply for almost $2 million in federal funding to make runway and taxiway improvements at the Victoria Regional Airport.
Devin Williams glues cutouts of animals onto a sheet of green construction paper during one of his last “Little Movers” classes before he turns 3.
The Victoria Fire Department was recognized as one of the best in Texas at Tuesday’s City Council meeting, when it was presented with an award that’s been given to just 17 fire departments in the state.
The Department of Public Safety Officers Association plans to host a blood drive Thursday afternoon outside of its office in Victoria to raise awareness of childhood cancer.
Victoria is planning to seek almost $2 million in federal funding to help repair the riverbank in Riverside Park from damage sustained during Hurricane Harvey.
Victoria County commissioners will make a final vote Monday on the county’s 2019 budget, which outlines almost $56 million worth of spending for county offices.
Theresa Martinez can still remember the sound of parents’ cheers and the smell of pizza and nachos sold at the concession stand at the Little League field in Bloomington, a rural community deep in the heart of South Texas.
The bleach fumes make Angelica Castaneda’s eyes burn, but watery eyes are better than her children falling ill because of mold. Wearing athletic shorts and a teal T-shirt, the 30-year-old splashes a gallon of bleach onto baseboards in what used to be her children’s play area – a room, now covered in water stains, where a fan dangles precariously from the ceiling.
A bill that will allocate $13 million to the Corpus Christi Channel Improvement Project will soon be sent to President Donald Trump’s desk to sign, Congressman Michael Cloud’s office wrote in a news release Friday.
Victoria’s City Council approved a $132.89 million budget for 2019 Tuesday night, pumping slightly more money into the city’s operations compared to 2018.
GOLIAD – Sheriff Kirby Brumby has taken the battle for his office’s budget to Facebook after commissioners proposed a cut that would remove funding for two deputy positions.
Victoria County residents will have the opportunity to voice their opinions on the proposed 2019 budget and tax rate for the county Monday, when both will be the subject of a public hearing.