Victoria County expects to buy and demolish about 30 of the most flood-prone homes in the county as part of its post-Harvey buyout program.
Victoria should be intentional in its efforts to become a destination for people to live and to work, Victoria’s new city manager said during an address Wednesday.
Victoria County commissioners approved a subdivision development application Monday, a step toward new affordable housing for families still struggling to recover after Hurricane Harvey.
Beginning Tuesday, the city will close Ben Jordan Street to through traffic between Anaqua and Walnut avenues from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. for the replacement of water valves.
U.S. Rep. Michael Cloud voted against a bill that would release $4.3 billion in funding to better protect Texas from future hurricanes.
Victoria’s City Council approved resolutions Tuesday to take next steps toward getting $8.4 million in federal funding for Hurricane Harvey recovery efforts.
Victoria County will offer optional critical illness and long-term disability insurance coverage for its employees beginning in 2020.
Victoria’s City Council on Tuesday will discuss the next steps toward using the grants the city received to help fund local Hurricane Harvey recovery efforts.
U.S. Rep. Michael Cloud returned Friday from a trip to the U.S.-Mexico border, which included a visit to a facility for unaccompanied immigrant girls in Driscoll, outside Corpus Christi.
AUSTIN – The Texas House and Senate have passed a medical cannabis bill that would include more medical conditions to qualify for medical cannabis prescriptions.
Victoria County likely will renew its participation in a Pentagon program that distributes surplus military gear and equipment to local police departments and sheriff’s offices in the country.
The Victoria Metropolitan Planning Organization is asking the community for help in deciding where to focus current and future transportation-related efforts in the region.
The Victoria Public Library’s summer initiative to keep kids reading and learning throughout the summer break will start next month with a kickoff event.
The Ben Wilson Street corridor improvement project, which will serve as an entryway for the University of Houston-Victoria, appears to be moving forward.
Victoria County and Victoria County Drainage District 3 have renewed an agreement regarding the oversight of water quality and water pollution in the entities’ overlapping jurisdiction area.
County commissioners Monday will discuss grants awarded to the Victoria County Sheriff’s Office for continued protection and security efforts in the region.
Following years of conversations, resolutions and roadblocks, Victoria City Council on Tuesday will discuss authorizing and executing the Ben Wilson Street corridor improvement project.
When asked how many inmates at the Victoria County Jail are in need of psychiatric care, Dr. John McNeill, the jail’s medical director, answered, “How many inmates do we have?”
The Victoria County Jail may soon transition away from having outsourced medical care from the University of Texas Medical Branch and bring medical services back in-house.
The Crossroads Area Veteran Center will get a new telehealth system so veterans can more quickly access remote mental health support.
When the floodwaters drained from Riverside Park in the days after Hurricane Harvey, lots of soil went with them, taking large chunks from the bank of the Guadalupe River.
Stronger-than-average voter turnout and citywide support helped Rawley McCoy clinch enough votes to become Victoria’s next mayor and avoid a runoff in Saturday’s election.
Architect Rawley McCoy will be Victoria’s next mayor after winning more than 51% of all votes cast in Saturday’s local election, according to the unofficial results.
Meals on Wheels, one of America’s best-known charitable initiatives, operates on a simple idea: For senior Americans who are homebound and have trouble getting food on the table, a hot meal delivered by a member of their community is a critical service.
Victoria County commissioners decided Monday to stop paying Jesse Garza, the suspended constable for Precinct 1 who is facing charges of sexual assault and official oppression.
For months, the Victoria County Jail has stayed on the state’s list of noncompliant jails, facilities that are not up to state standards when it comes to the health and safety of the people who work and are detained there.
KINGSVILLE – Next month, Jesús Garza will begin his job as Victoria’s seventh city manager, leaving behind his most recent post in Kingsville.
The four men running to be Victoria’s next mayor have spent a combined $70,000 while running their campaigns, according to the candidates’ most recent campaign finance reports.
Victoria’s airport director is again asking for a waiver from the federal government so it can continue subsidizing commercial air service in Victoria.
Citizens Medical Center plans to use natural gas-powered generators that will allow the facility to run at full capacity during a power outage, the county hospital’s board agreed Wednesday.
The city of Victoria and County of Victoria have proclaimed April 25-27 as Texas Master Gardener Association Days in the city and county of Victoria.
The Victoria Central Appraisal District mailed thousands of taxpayers notices this month to inform them that their property values had changed by $1,000 or more compared to last year.
Victoria County plans to hire Rawley McCoy and Associates to help with the architectural work on the county’s latest purchase, an office building that will be transformed into a disaster recovery center.
Texas is one of a handful of states that doesn’t allow hard liquor to be sold on Sundays. That could change this year thanks to a proposal that would uncork the limits on when Texans can buy booze.
Lobbyists for major distilleries and liquor wholesalers support selling hard alcohol every day of the week, which would give their products additional sales hours in the country’s second-most populous state.