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Kayaking company offers serene, socially distanced activity during pandemic

The Guadalupe River was calm on a recent summer morning as Grace Butler settled into a kayak and got ready to paddle. Read more

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Port Lavaca bowling alley keeps rolling

They were open and then forced to close, then opened again. Read more

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5 intriguing potential NBA playoff matchups

With the NBA playoffs starting next week, there are many possibilities for matchups in the first round. Read more

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No. 8 Hallettsville poised for another playoff run

HALLETTSVILLE – Nineteen players on a team isn’t much when you compare it to other rosters around the state. Read more

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Ron Sitka: Promising players coming through Victoria ranks

This week I visited with two of Victoria’s promising young golf stars before they headed off to play in the South Texas Junior PGA Champion… Read more

Business

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Kayaking company offers serene, socially distanced activity during pandemic

The Guadalupe River was calm on a recent summer morning as Grace Butler settled into a kayak and got ready to paddle. Read more

Features

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Box Spring Hot Box

It was the title that came first. It floated up from the mysterious depths of my sleep-deprived brain, like a phoenix rising from the ashes… Read more

Get Out

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Local artist, teacher finds inspiration in nature, essences

Claudia Quintero is an artist who prefers to work in oils and inks, and finds inspiration in the fluidity of nature and spiritual essences. Read more

Opinion

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Political cartoon for Aug. 10

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Political cartoon for Aug. 10

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Syndicated Column:Analysis: The Texas Legislature can meet for up to 140 days. The pandemic raises a question: Should it?

The Legislature starts its next regular session in January and can meet for up to 140 days. That gives lawmakers time to consider more than… Read more

Obituaries

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Wendelina "Wendy" Anna Klesel Hrncir

Wendy Hrncir, age 93, of Victoria, went to be with our Lord on July 30, 2020. Wendy was born December 23, 1926 in Schulenburg, Texas, to th… Read more

Frances Grahmann Hanslik

Frances Grahmann Hanslik, 87; Funeral Service (must wear masks): 10:30 am, Friday, August 7, 2020, at St. Mary's Church of Hallettsville; w… Read more

John Scott

REFUGIO — John Nathaniel Scott, 63, passed away August 2, 2020. He was born on November 20, 1956 in Refugio, Texas to the late James and Fr… Read more

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Premium

Gallery: Indianola Fishing Marina Rebuild

'We're just going to keep marching forward': Port Lavaca hospital staff battle pandemic

The team of health care workers at Memorial Medical Center in Port Lavaca, a 25-bed facility, has mobilized to care for an influx of COVID-… Read more

Advosports

Gallery: Lone Star Shootout final weigh in

A crowd gathered under a light rain to watch the Lone Star Shootout final weigh in on Saturday, Aug. 1 in Port O'Connor. Among the crowdple… Read more

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