Thumbs-Up, Thumbs-Down

Thumbs-Up, Thumbs-Down


Thumbs-up to Dr. Fries, Victoria’s dental surgeon, for the great care. The wonderful office staff contributed to a very nice experience.

Jay, Lolita

From the Advocate Editorial Board

Thumbs-up to the John Burns who found an Ingleside woman’s wallet on the side of SH 35 and returned it to her.

Thumbs-up to Crossroads youth being featured on the San Antonio stock show brochure. The team of Colbey Ray, Sarah Rayburn and Will Lau won the USAS Modified Trap Event, Champion Team division and were awarded $10,000 scholarships.

Thumbs-up to all who make raising livestock show animals a learning family affair.

Thumbs-up to artist Jason Valdez, art instructor at Victoria College, for the rooftop mural he is painting at the Leo J. Welder Center for the Performing Arts. The public will be able to view the 200-square-foot mural in the next few weeks.

Thumbs-up to Heaven’s Gate Funeral Home, which will open by the end of spring in downtown Victoria.


Thumbs-down to the city of Victoria for all the street signs still missing from Hurricane Harvey. How do you expect visitors to this city to find their way around?

Earl, Victoria

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