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  • Victoria bus stop dancer finds future in figures

    "I guess just going to the beat of the music I just make up my own dance," Victoria woman, Tracy Lopez said. 

  • Wednesday's Question of the Day

    Good Morning Crossroads! Here's Today's Question of the Day: We may read your guess live on Sunrise between 5 a.m. and 7 a.m. Happy Guessing!

  • Birthday wishes

    Happy Birthday to Sandra, Mandy, and Theresa.  If today is your Birthday, you share it with Drew Carey and Joan Collins. Have a good one!
  • Primary Runoff Election Results

    It's election night, and we have some preliminary results to tell you about. The Republican Representative for District 27 race seeming to be blow out in favor of Michael Cloud. With 35 precincts reporting, Cloud has 84 percent of the votes.  The Democratic race a little more intense. With 35 precincts reporting, Eric Holguin and Raul (Roy) Barrera are neck and neck. But Holguin appears to have pulled ahead with 53 percent. For the Democratic Gubernatorial race between ...

  • 27-5A All-District Baseball & Cuero Baseball Playoff Preview

    Here are the area high school players picked for the 27-5A All-District baseball team. 

  • Bootfest 2018 announces their main stage lineup

    VICTORIA, TEXAS—Bootfest, Victoria's largest free festival, announced their Main Stage entertainment lineup on Monday, May 21. 

  • State H.S. Girls Golf Updates & UHV Golf News

    Zayda Cedillo has played her final round of golf for East, and it happened at the state 5A championship..

  • Cuero Senior gets surprise of a lifetime

    Its graduation time and for one Cuero highschool student, the event is made more meaningful by some surprise guests. Newscenter 25's David Gibson tells more about this touching tale. 

  • Victoria County Jail Faces AC Issues

    Victoria County Jail has experienced issues with the AC in their facility.

  • TxDMV Warns Buyers to Beware of Flood-Damaged Vehicles

    AUSTIN – Giving someone a new or used car as a graduation gift may earn you an “A” for effort, but failing to do your homework before buying could be a dangerous and costly mistake. M

  • Calhoun County Sheriff's Office 2017 drug seizures report

    Calhoun County Sheriff's Office has released their 2017 Drug Seizures Report.  Below is a list of 2017 drug seizures by Calhoun County Sheriff's Office. 

  • Calhoun County SO, resident issue warning on mail diversion scam

    The Calhoun County Sheriff's Office is warning residents of a mail diversion scam. A Port Lavaca resident had their address changed through the United States Postal Service without his knowledge. The scammer was able to obtain personal mail, including bank and credit card statements they used to apply for credit cards.  

  • Citizens Medical Center unveil brand new cancer treatment technology

    Citizens Medical Center revealed their brand new state of the art cancer treatment equipment during a ribbon cutting ceremony Tuesday morning..  The Varian Edge was introduced to a crowd of supporters. The Edge, valued at $3 Million, produces precise radiation treatment, targeting only cancerous cells instead of the entire body, giving cancer patients new options for medical treatments. 

  • City of Cuero Memorial Day closings

    In observance of Memorial Day on May 28th, City of Cuero Offices will be closed Monday, May 28, 2018 and will reopen at 7:30am on Tuesday, May 29, 2018. 

  • How farmers and ranchers push past a tough year

    Have you ever had a tough year? Bank account is a little low. Your car breaks down. And tough decisions weigh on you. Farmers and ranchers can relate, because they face similar issues, too. 

  • City of Victoria Memorial Day closings

    MEMORIAL DAY HOLIDAY CLOSINGS   VICTORIA, TEXAS - All non-emergency city offices will close Monday, May 28, for the Memorial Day holiday. 

  • HTN Update: A favorite summer spot gets an upgrade

    Victoria Police detained a man accused of pulling out a silenced weapon in the middle of traffic on Main Street. 

  • Survivor finds new home with help from disability adviser

    Austin, Texas – Last August, Lenora Long awoke to furniture floating across her apartment. 

  • Update: Children Found Safe

    According to the Texas Department of Public Safety website, Taniya, Teanna and Brock Chatman have been found. 

  • Tuesday's Question of the Day

    Good Morning Crossroads! Here's Today's Question of the Day: Click here to post your comment. We may read your guess live on Sunrise between 5 a.m. and 7 a.m. Happy Guessing!

  • Out with the old, in with the new for Placedo water board

    Its out with the old and in with the new at the Victoria County Water Control and Improvement District in Placedo. 

  • Birthday wishes

    Happy Birthday Cierra, and Gracie. If today is your big day, you share it with Naomi Campbell. Have a good one!
  • State H.S. Golf Updates & Area H.S. Baseball and Softball Playoff Info

    Zayda Cedillo's first round at the state 5A golf championship did not go so well. 

  • Membership-based Primary Care Sees Rapid Growth In Houston

    MDVIP Network Expands to More Than 40 Affiliated Physicians in Metro Area Houston, TX, May 21, 2018 ? For many people, going to the doctor can feel like getting on an assembly line. 

  • East Football Kicker Earns State Honor

    Another East football player makes the Dave Campbell's Texas Football Magazine Subway Super Team. 

  • Farmers becoming an endangered species

    You can make a good case that farming is an endangered enterprise. 

  • Renovated Pebble Beach at Riverside Park

    City of Victoria Parks and Recreation Department has updated Pebble Beach at Riverside Park. 

  • Gov. Abbott to hold first roundtable discussion on school safety

    AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott will host the first of three roundtable discussions to address safety and security at Texas schools. 

  • Man arrested after pulling out silenced weapon on Main Street

    A man is in custody after allegedly pulling out a silenced weapon in the middle of traffic on Main Street. According to VPD dispatch, the man pulled out the weapon after three other men attempted to confront him, around 5:30 Monday evening.  

  • Frequently Asked Questions about KVCT-TV, DISH contract negotiations

    Some important information for dish network subscribers…the KVCT-TV agreement with DISH expired at 6:00 p.m. Monday May 21, 2018.  So we felt it was necessary to alert DISH customers to the possibility that they may lose access to KVCT-TV local news as well as FOX programs such as Fox News at 9, NFL Football, The Simpsons, Empire, and many more of your favorite programs.

  • VCSO investigates suspicious pickup truck

    Investigators with the VCSO are asking for the public’s help in identifying this Dodge Ram pickup truck that has been seen in several neighborhoods under suspicious circumstances in recent days. 

  • Victoria Crime Stoppers seek info on Kern Drive shooting

    Victoria Crime Stoppers is seeking information about a shooting that happened April 22th at about 2 a.m. on the 1900 block of Kern Drive. Investigators are seeking information about two people that were hurt during the incident and any other people that may be involved.  

  • Cuero pool and Splashpad to open May 26th

    The Pool and Cuero Splashpad are ready for some fun in the sun this Summer! 

  • Victoria Commissioners announce significant increase in GOMESA funding

    Victoria Commissioners announced an increase in revenue funding from the Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act, potentially adding millions of dollars in the coming years. The Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act os 2006 established a permanent sharing of Federal revenues from oil and natural gas leasing production on the Gulf of Mexico Federal Outer Continental Shelf with four states, Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas.  

  • HTN Update: Santa Fe school shooting investigation continues

    Hi Crossroads. I'm Amber Joseph with your Hometown News Update.  We have some photos of the victims of the Santa Fe High School shooting that happened Friday.  

  • Community Crossroads focuses on District 27

    Join Community Crossroads for a Special Edition focusing on the Runoff in District 27. KAVU Sunday 5/20/18 at 1-1:30pm KMOL Sunday 5/20/18 at 11-11:30am KVCT Sunday 5/20/18 at 2:30-3pm KXTS Saturday 5/19/18 at 12:30-1pm All of the District 27 candidates were invited to come on Community Crossroads.  In the Democratic race we have Eric Holguin facing Raul Barrera. In the Republican race we have Bech Bruun and Michael Cloud. The position pays $174,000 annually. It's a tw...

  • Cornyn addresses Santa Fe shooting on Senate floor

    ‘We need to better protect our students, secure our schools, and keep weapons out of the hands of those who are a danger to themselves and others.’ 

  • U.S. Postal Service’s first scratch-and-sniff stamps

    WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service’s first scratch-and-sniff stamps will add the sweet scent of summer to letters of love, friendship, party invitations and other mailings when the Postal Service introduces the Frozen Treats Forever stamps June 20 in Austin, TX. The stamps can be pre-ordered at this link soon for delivery shortly after the June 20 issuance. The first-day-of-issue dedication ceremony, free and open to the public, will take place at 6 p.m....

  • Winners of Don’t mess with Texas® K-12 art contest

    Students’ winning artwork to be featured in 2019 litter prevention calendar

  • Coast Guard stops lancha crew illegally fishing US waters

    CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Coast Guard law enforcement crews detected and interdicted a Mexican lancha boat crew engaged in illegal fishing in...

  • Moment of Silence today at 10 a.m.

    Governor Greg Abbott has issued a statewide call for Texans to take part in a moment of silence at 10:00 AM C.T. today, May 21, 2018, to honor the memory of the victims of the Santa Fe High School shooting. "The act of evil that occurred in Santa Fe has deeply touched the core of who we are as Texans," said Governor Abbott. “In the midst of such tragedy, we pray for the victims and those mourning in Santa Fe, while we work to ensure swift and meani...
  • Birthday wishes

    Happy Birthday to Gabby, Geramiah, Ava, Gracelynn.  If today is your Big Day, you share it with Mr. T. Have a good one!
  • East Girls Golf Starts Tournament Play Monday Morning

    East Girls Golf is preparing for the state tourney Monday. Zayda Cedillo qualified for state by coming in second place at regionals in San Antonio. 

  • 2018 Billboard Music Awards

    The Latest on the Billboard Music Awards (all times local):      7:55 p.m.      Shawn Mendes and Khalid sang a song called "Youth" at the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas backed by a choir of students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, which was also the site of a shooting earlier this year.      Khalid, who won best new artist earlier during Sunday's broadcast, wore a shirt calling for the protection of children inst...
  • 10 Things To Know For Your Monday

     Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday:      1. WHEN RUSSIA COLLUSION PROBE COULD END      The special counsel's investigation into whether Donald Trump's campaign colluded with Russian meddling in the 2016 election could wrap up by September, says Rudy Giuliani, the president's lawyer.      2. 'HOW DO WE GET THROUGH THIS?'      Church congregations in...
  • San Antonio Woman Run Over Multiple Times

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Authorities say an 89-year-old man has been charged with murder after a woman was run over with a car several times in San Antonio.   Police arrested John Bogard at his home Saturday after witnesses said he ran over the woman, described as being in her 80s, following an argument in an elementary school parking lot.      Authorities say Bogard allows homeless people to stay at a property near the school and that he got into an argument with...
  • Aftermath Of The Santa Fe High School Shooting

     SANTA FE, Texas (AP) - The Latest on the Texas school shooting (all times local):      7:20 p.m.      The Texas prosecutor handling a high school shooting that killed 10 people says autopsies won't be released while the investigation is underway.      Galveston County District Attorney Jack Roady declined to answer questions Sunday about the investigation or the shooting last week at Santa Fe High School outside Houston.   ...
  • Reminding Teens of Legal Trouble in Goliad

    Goliad County Judge Pat Calhoun along with Goliad County Attorney Rob Baiamonte talk to a group of middle school students to let them know the severity of legal trouble at their age. 

  • Warriors Weekend Welcome

    Warriors Weekend brings veterans to Victoria's field of honor- a starting point to a long weekend of honoring their service. 

  • Hallettsville Baseball Defeated Tidehaven; East Girls Golf Going To State

    Hallettsville baseball taking on Tidehaven in Game Two of their three game series at Riverside. 

  • Names released in Santa Fe School Shooting

    SANTA FE, Texas (AP) - Authorities have released the names of the 10 people who were killed in the mass shooting at a Texas high school. 

  • Warriors Weekend Fishing Rodeo another success

    By Trey Meynig: Keith Mitchell, now in his 38th year serving in the United States Army, makes time each year for Warriors Weekend. He said it's a great time to relax and let your hair down and have a good time.  "Its a time to get away, time to relax, have home fun fishing, and catch fish, that's to most rewarding part," said Mitchell. Both active duty and veterans of the United States Armed Forces are transported to South Texas each May. It's a way to say thank you ...
  • Stop the Bullying event comes to Victoria

    Bullying is all too common, Today some determined people held a "stop the bullying" event to educate the public on ways to stop the issue. Newscenter 25's David Gibson has the story. "Stop the bullying, stop the bullying," shouts Eric Tunchez, Organizer..

  • Vigil held for those lost in Santa Fe

    Thirteen people were hurt in the attack, including a school police officer who was shot and wounded. The officer remains in critical condition. that same evening the community came together and held a vigil to remember those who lost their lives. Newscenter 25's David Gibson was there and has more. 

  • East Baseball Playoff, East Spring Football & Volleyball, Tennis & Gymnastics News

    East baseball's season ends Friday night in S.A. 

  • Chili's restaurant chain suffers data breach

    What Happened? On May 11, 2018, we learned that some of our Guests’ payment card information was compromised at certain Chili’s restaurants as the result of a data incident.

  • Cornyn visits Santa Fe, Texas following school shooting

    ‘We don’t know exactly what the whole story is for this young man, but we do know this is a terrible tragedy and we’re all heartbroken at the result.

  • Sen. Cruz: "Our Nation grieves another mass murder"

    “Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of those injured and killed at Santa Fe School District right outside of Galveston....

  • Santa Fe School Shooting: Suspect, 17, turns himself in to authorities

     The suspect allegedly wrote in journals that he wanted to carry out the shooting and then commit suicide, but he gave himself up to authorities, according to Governor Greg Abbott.  

  • Man charged with burglary after breaking into Smith Elementary

    VPD officers went to Smith Elementary School, 2901 Erwin Dr., in response to an alarm call on Friday, May 18, 2018, at 12:38 AM. 

  • Santa Fe school shooting: At Least 8 Dead and Suspect in Custody

    Hi Crossroads. I'm Amber Joseph with your Hometown News Update.  The local sheriff says as many as 10 people may have been killed during a shooting at a high school near Houston, most of them students. 

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    Moody Street reduced beginning on May 20

    VICTORIA, TEXAS - The City of Victoria will reduce Moody Street to one lane in each direction from Convent Street to Rio Grande Street for pavement repairs beginning on Sunday, May 20, 2018.  During construction, flagmen will direct traffic through the work zones.  Construction is expected to be completed in five days, weather permitting. All businesses in the construction zone will remain open and accessible, and the public is encouraged to support businesses in the work z...
  • Laurent Street closed beginning on May 20

    VICTORIA, TEXAS - The City of Victoria will reduce Laurent Street to northbound only traffic from Oak Street to Rio Grande Street beginning on...

  • Santa Fe Shooting: Governor Abbott Orders Texas Flags Lowered To Half-Staff

     

    Flags should remain at half-staff through sunset on Tuesday, May 22, 2018.

  • DEVELOPING: The latest on the Santa Fe school shooting

    The Latest: Sheriff: Up to 10 fatalities in school shooting

  • Harris Co Sheriff: "The shooter was a student"

    SANTA FE, Texas (AP) - The Latest on a shooting at a high school in Santa, Fe, Texas:      School officials say people have been injured in a shooting at a Houston-area high school and the suspected shooter is in custody.

  • French snap up souvenirs before UK royal wedding

    WINDSOR, England (AP) - The Latest on royal wedding preparations:The French may have overthrown their own monarchy more than two hundred years ago but for some there remains a fascination for the trappings of the royal experience. 

  • Goliad 1902 Tornado Anniversary

    Goliad is rich in history, and one event that dates back to 1902 is still remembered today. 

  • Friday's Question of the Day

    Good Morning Crossroads! Here's Today's Question of the Day: Happy Guessing

  • Birthday wishes

    Happy Birthday to Lori, Rylan and Fernando, Andrew, Mary Ann, Rudy, Rory Grace.  Have a good one!
  • Self-reporting with sensor and mobile technology may reduce symptom burden for head and neck cancer patients undergoing radiation treatment

    HOUSTON - A study led by researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center found that the use of at-home sensor and mobile technology by head and neck cancer (HNC) patients could help reduce their general and cancer-related symptoms associated with radiation treatment, including their risk for dehydration. The study, presented by Susan Peterson, Ph.D., professor, Behavi...

  • Pet of the Week

    Today Rebel Rescue is showcasing a dog named Beefy. He is a 2-and-a-half year old American Bully with a silly personality. He gets along with other dogs. If you are interested in meeting him, get to the Victoria PetSmart this weekend May 18th, 19th, or 20th between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.   You can reach Rebel Rescue at 361.676.6251 Rebel Rescue
  • Huzzah the ‘Sale of the Century’ hath arrived!

    One-Day Sale Reduces Admission Price by Over 65 Percent   HOUSTON (May 19, 2018) – Hear ye, hear ye! Texas Renaissance Festival, the nation’s largest and most acclaimed festival of food, fun and 16th century magic, hereby announces its annual “Sale of the Century,” the greatest bargain in all the land. For a limited time, lords and ladies will have the chance to purchase a limited number of 100,000 admission tickets for $11.95, saving...

  • East Baseball Playoff Preview, H.S. Playoff Scores & East Girls Golf Awards

    East baseball, facing its' biggest game of the season by far Friday night. 

  • Two VISD Athletes Sign With NCAA Division I Colleges

    Two VISD athletes, signing within half an hour of each other with NCAA Division I colleges Thursday. 

  • 7-Month-Old Girl Dies In Hot Car

    EAGLE PASS, Texas (AP) - Police in South Texas say a 7-month-old girl has died after being left in a parked car amid triple-digit temperatures when her father apparently forgot to take her to day care before going to work.    

  • Athlete Of The Week: Alex Hernandez

    Our Athlete Of The Week is Alex Hernandez. 

  • TxDOT launches ‘Click It or Ticket’ campaign to reduce unbelted injuries, fatalities

    AUSTIN – Statewide seat belt use continues to increase, reaching nearly 92 percent for 2017, yet 929 unbuckled Texans still died in traffic crashes last year.

  • 10 Things To Know For Your Friday

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:      1. WHAT MUELLER HAS SAID ABOUT HIS RUSSIA PROBE      Nothing. And in the year since he was appointed special counsel, that is rattling just about everyone involved.      2. WHO IS CONFIRMED TO LEAD THE CIA      The Senate confirms Gina Haspel as the first female director of the CIA following a difficult nomination...
  • VFD, Quail Creek extract driver from 18 wheeler cabin following rollover

    The Victoria Fire Department and Quail Creek Volunteer Firefighters rushed to pull a driver out of the cabin after his eighteen wheeler rolled over. The accident occurred near US 59 on the Zac Lentz frontage road.

  • Victoria County primary runoff early voting numbers, May 18

    Republican Party – Primary Runoff – May 22, 2018 Votes in Person today 295 Total Votes in Person 1000 Total Ballots Mailed 1373 Ballots by Mail...

  • Refugio Police lending hand to community

    Its been nearly 9 months since Hurricane Harvey struck the Crossroads. Refugio was devestated. But back in April the Refugio Police Department did something to help the city.   Newscenter 25's David Gibson spoke with police about what they did.

  • Chance to File Western Union Refund Claims Coming Down to the Wire

    Thousands of Texas residents may be eligible for a refund following a federal investigation into Western Union, but the deadline to file is fast approaching. Consumers who lost money to a scammer by wiring money through Western Union between January 1, 2004 and January 19, 2017, can now file a claim to get their money back. According to the Texas Attorney General’s Office, 39,000 Texas residents may be eligible. The deadline to file the free claim is May 31, 201...

  • Area H.s. Players In All-Star Games Saturday

    Here are the area high school seniors that will play Saturday at the annual Coastal Bend Coaches Association All-Star Games. 

  • Victoria Airport hear presentation for possible Victoria to Houston flights

    The Victoria Regional Airport Commission listened to a bid presentation Thursday morning by Silver Airways, who hope to set up flights out of the airport.  If accepted, the airline would have flights going in and out of Houston, with flights to other cities added in the future. 

  • Two Victoria roads reduced on the same day

     Moody Street and Laurent will be reduced beginning May 20th  

  • May and July are peak months for grilling fires

    NFPA urges the public to use caution when grilling this summer

  • Vote centers for Primary Runoff Election on May 22

    The Republican and Democratic Parties for the County of Victoria are holding a joint Primary Runoff Election on Tuesday, May 22, 2018. 

  • Ex- Congressman Farenthold snags job at Calhoun Port Authority

    Blake Farenthold is making his way to the Crossroads once again just one month after resigning in the aftermath of a sexual harassment settlement.  

  • Man found dead in Yorktown

    DeWitt County Sheriff's Office responded to the report of a deceased man on the side of the road at 1820 Charco Road west of Yorktown On arrival, 

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      It's election night, and we have some preliminary results to tell you about. The Republican Representative for District 27 race seeming to be blow out in favor of Michael Cloud. With 35 precincts reporting, Cloud has 84 percent of the votes.  The Democratic race a little more intense. With 35 precincts reporting, Eric Holguin and Raul (Roy) Barrera are neck and neck. But Holguin appears to have pulled ahead with 53 percent. For the Democratic Gubernatorial race between ...

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      VICTORIA, TEXAS—Bootfest, Victoria's largest free festival, announced their Main Stage entertainment lineup on Monday, May 21. 

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