Jon Wilcox

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Jon covers crime, public safety and the courts at the Victoria Advocate. Born in Huntsville, Ala., he grew up in Atlanta, Ga. and obtained a bachelor's degree in journalism at Texas State University.

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Great question! sheriff's officials tell me that Garza will in fact spend an entire year in the county jail because a safety requirement to segregate him from other inmates means he won't be able to accrue any time for good behavior.


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No one has reported the dog actually biting them, but many people in the neighborhood think the dog is nevertheless dangerous.

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jwilcox commented on Ganado teens hurt in wreck

Good question! We like to report that a crash is still under investigation because that means that citations or charges could still be handed down. A lot of times, the Texas Department of Public Safety takes days or weeks to fully figure out what happened to cause it. This is different than …

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LOLOLOL:

Except then he added “Yeah, and when I’m all grown up like you then I can drink Diet Coke and wine.”

Positive role modeling. Nailed it.

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Thank you for speaking up about Brussels sprouts. These under-enjoyed vegetables are delicious and deserve to be eaten by more people! My personal favorite is olive oil and light salt on a sheet pan in the oven. Mmmmmm

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Sheriff's office has now confirmed they are looking for a silver or gray extended Dodge pickup. Good eye!

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Classic: "Look buddy, no one knows their SSN until they go to college. It’s pretty much the only thing you do learn in college. And as for the actual physical copies, hahahahahaha...they’re probably in the back pocket of the maternity pants I was wearing when I gave birth."

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"And it’s why I cook most of our meals. From INGREDIENTS." 😂😂😂😂😂

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If anyone has any photographs of this fire, we'd love to see them. I'm at jwilcox@vicad.com

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Hey there readers, I would love to answer any questions you have about this trial.