Thumbs-Up, Thumbs-Down

Thumbs-Up, Thumbs-Down


Thumbs-up to Mary Pat Johns for the wonderful article, “A different perspective”, she wrote on April 18. And thumbs-up to the Advocate for publishing the very enlightening and positive article. Please continue to write more, Mary Pat. And Advocate, continue to print her articles and more like them. Thank you.

Jan, Victoria

From the Advocate Editorial BoardThumbs-up to the documentary on District Attorney Constance Filley Johnson for spotlighting the effectiveness of the special court program to treat alcohol addiction.

Thumbs-up to the area athletes who qualified for the state track meet next week.

Thumbs-up to people who keep their dogs restrained, making it safe for your neighbors and your dog.

Thumbs-up to Debbie Crick and her 32 years of service to educating students in the Victoria school district.

Thumbs-up to registered nurse Melinda Fox who was honored by Citizens Medical Center for her work during the early days of the pandemic.

Thumbs-up to Lippert, an Indiana company, for purchasing Ranch Hand, but most importantly for retaining the 210 employees in Shiner and Beeville.


From the Advocate Editorial BoardThumbs-down to the vandals who shot and killed the alligators in Calhoun County. Wildlife conservation is essential to making sure humans and animals can live together.

Thumbs-down to the hazy weather we have experienced this week. We need the rain, but we also need the sunshine.

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