Reporter Jon Wilcox continues to cover the arson of the Victoria Islamic Center, reporting from the scene of the burning mosque to the courtroom — and everything in between.

Follow along with the journey of Burmese immigrants and refugees as they attempt to settle in to their new home along the Texas Gulf Coast.

Follow along in this three-part series as the Advocate examines Texas Gulf Coast shrimpers as their way of life is threatened.

10 years ago Sharon Burdette's sister died in a fire. She believed it was murder. Few would listen. This is her story.

A six-month Victoria Advocate investigation reveals a program started to promote economic development has instead been riddled with poor record-keeping, questionable loan practices, missing documents and virtually no accountability.

A look at the murder of Wendy Adams, the sentence of life in prison for her convicted killer and the case that shook Cuero to its core.

The Crossroads Top 10 Most Powerful, a project aimed at learning more about the region's most influential people, was a 10-part series that ran in 2009. This series pulled back the curtains and let you inside to meet the people who, for better or worse, made decisions that affected us all.

Unraveling autism's mystery proves to be a never-ending jigsaw puzzle for the families coping with the disorder.

Once-quiet towns have become hives of activity as oil companies lease land and oil field workers swarm into the area. The cause of the activity? The Eagle Ford Shale play, as those in the business call it. In a comprehensive, seven-part series, the Advocate examines "The Play" and how drilling in this area is changing the land and the lives in the Crossroads.

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