Thumbs-Up, Thumbs-Down

Thumbs-Up, Thumbs-Down

THUMBS-UP

Thumbs-up to the teens and their families who embraced the heat and came to Riverside Park for Hope Fest, hosted by Teens Grounded and director Jodi Sandoval. A perfect way to say, “Hey, we love you. You are valued, and there is hope.”

LaVerne, Victoria

From the Advocate Editorial Board:

Thumbs-up to all the Fourth of July celebrations around the Crossroads.

Thumbs-up to the Junior Naturalist Camp four-day camp, put on by Victoria College, Texas A&M Agrilife Extension and Texas Master Naturalist Mid-Coast Chapter, at Ethel Lee Tracy Park. Children ages 5 to 12 were able to learn about animal adaptation and how they survive in the wild, herpetology and fishing and water safety.

Thumbs-up to Mennonites and Long-Term Recovery Group that dedicated a house in Placedo to Calvin and Darlene Davis and family. Their home was damaged during Hurricane Harvey.

Thumbs-up to all the contestants who participated in the Miss Victoria Pageant on Sunday.

THUMBS-DOWN

Thumbs-down to the Congressional Democrats who want open borders, yet refuse to provide funds to feed and care for the hundreds of Mexican children who are arriving at the border unaccompanied.

J.C., Port Lavaca

We want to make it as easy as possible for you to submit your comments. Be sure to include your contact information so we can verify you wrote the “thumbs.” Only your first name will be used in the newspaper. You may email them to letters@vicad.com, mail them to Thumbs-Up, Thumbs-Down, Victoria Advocate. P.O. Box 1518, Victoria, TX 77902, or drop them off at our offices at 311 E. Constitution St.

You must be logged in to react.
Click any reaction to login.
0
0
0
0
0

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Transparency. Your full name is required.
Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. And receive photos, videos of what you see.
Don’t be a troll. Don’t be a troll. Don’t post inflammatory or off-topic messages, or personal attacks.

Thank you for Reading!

Please log in, or sign up for a new account and purchase a subscription to read or post comments.

To subscribe, click here. Already a subscriber? Click here.