If you're interested in submitting a Letter to the Editor, Thumbs up/down or a Guest Column, click here.

  • 0

Two years ago this date, we were preparing for Hurricane Harvey to come ashore. We didn’t know where it would hit or how badly it would destroy our homes, businesses, communities and lives.

  • 0

When Calhoun County voters elected two newcomers to the Calhoun Port Authority board – a rare ousting of incumbents from a formerly obscure public office – they sent a loud and clear message: Enough of this. We want transparency.

  • 0

As we recently reported, Victoria County is not exempt from a disturbing nationwide trend. The flood of opioids into the area through a seven-year period was such that each resident would have amassed 301 pain pills. Of course, this number is an average, so while some were completely drug-fr…

  • 1

For the past three weeks, a broken green lawn chair has lain along U.S. 77 about three miles north of Victoria. When it first appeared along the highway, it looked as if it had fallen out of someone’s truck, but now as the grass has grown up around it, the broken chair is an unsightly piece …

  • 0

Under the massive canopy of an oak tree, mounds of uprooted grass line the pavement of the parking lot waiting to be stuffed into garbage bags. A group of volunteers, blissfully unaware of a light rain shower under the protection of the natural umbrella of the tree, use their shovels and han…

  • 0

Each year, tens of thousands of public and private high schools across the U.S. schedule reunions. Alumni come together, trade stories about their lives with their former classmates and reminisce about earlier days.

  • 0

If you have a child in elementary school or live near a campus in Victoria, you may have noticed some commotion recently as all 14 sites prepare to install new playground equipment.

  • 0

Theatre Victoria’s production of “Mamma Mia!” debuts Friday and six more performances run through Aug. 4 at the Welder Center for the Performing Arts. The production is taking the family feeling of community theater to new heights with Laura and Kate Klimist, mother-daughter duo from Victori…

  • 0

Recently, my alarm sounded at the excruciating time of 3:45 a.m. I rolled over and stumbled blearily out of bed to begin my morning ablutions. Only one thing could spur me from my cozy bed in the middle of the night.

  • 0

Physicians play critically important roles in keeping members of our community healthy. Their responsibilities are immense, and not all of us fully realize the amount of time and extraordinary discipline it takes for them to successfully and efficiently care for their patients while staying …

  • 0

Too often it seems like hard work goes unnoticed, so it’s relieving once in a while to see accomplished and dedicated individuals get the recognition they deserve.

Newsletters

Online Poll

How can we best control waste from plastic water bottles?

You voted:

Featured Businesses

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

Topics

Test Notifications