Skip to main content

We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Let us know what's going on!

top story
  • Comments

A Texas National Guard soldier patrolling the Texas-Mexico border shot a migrant Sunday morning just west of McAllen, according to an internal Texas Military Department document obtained by Military Times and The Texas Tribune.

top story
  • Comments

With the 88th Texas Legislative Session beginning Tuesday, Rep. Geanie Morrison, who has served in the Texas House of Representatives since 1998, is looking forward to getting back to work and representing three new counties after the last redistricting process.

While it is early in the legislative session, with the first day being more ceremonial than business, Morrison is waiting to get to know her new colleagues and her committee assignments before filling her own legislation but she sees Higher Education, economic development and border security as priorities in this legislative session.

top story
  • Comments

State Rep. Brian Harrison introduced House Bill 807 to the Texas House of Representatives that would shift to the Legislature decision-making from the Texas Department of Health and Human Services to change the vaccines required for children to enter school.

top story
  • Updated
  • Comments

With early voting opening on Monday, Texas Republican candidates from the Coastal Bend, Rio Grade Valley and those seeking statewide office rallied support around former President Donald Trump on Saturday.

top story
  • Comments

Q: How do hospitals hire so many nurses every year?

A: In the wake of Community Health Systems trying to create a controversial nursing program at DeTar Healthcare System the question as to why hospitals hire so many nursing school graduates each year came up. The answer is twofold.

top story
  • Comments

A: Texas is the 8th least vaccinated state, including Washington D.C., in the United States, according to research done by Wallet Hub.

Both local health leaders and Wallet Hub analysts say education about vaccines is critical to turning around the states low standing.

Get Daily Headlines Delivered to Your Inbox

* indicates required

Online Poll

Do you plan on visiting 5D Tavern in downtown Victoria?

You voted:

Most Popular

Recent Comments

  • Ray A Garza said:

    Tia Olivia, Sylvia, Mikito, and Bernals....please accept our deepest sympathies and condolences for the passing of Tio Mike. We know he is in a much better place now, but even when he was here…

    View more

  • Patricia Zmeskal said:

    I was sorry to read about Marshall today. He lived a long life. Sympathies to the family. Pat Zmeskal (my mother Lydia was married to Merle)

    View more

  • Mary Bowden said:

    Alene, please accept our condolences. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers. Mary and John Bowden.

    View more

  • David Thompson said:

    Eddie, please accept our Condolences, Sympathies, and Prayers on the passing of Anna during this time of loss.

    CHS '66

    Psalm 23

    View more

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.

Topics

Breaking News