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  • City of Victoria selects Wesley Janecek as New Assistant Finance Director

    (VICTORIA, TEXAS) The City of Victoria has selected Wesley Janecek as the new Assistant Finance Director. A native of the Victoria area, Janecek worked for the last seven years as Audit Supervisor for Bumgardner Morrison & Co., LLP. His experience includes serving as the lead auditor on several audit engagements and tax return preparation. In addition to his finance industry experience, Janecek is a Certified Public Accountant. He is a member of the Texas Society of Certif...

  • Hurricane Preparedness: What you need to know

    AUSTIN, Texas — Hurricane season arrived last week, even as thousands of Texans continue to rebuild and recover from last year’s devastating Hurricane Harvey. This season’s weather is dangerous and unpredictable, but there are steps you can take to keep your family safe in case of a hurricane and ease your transition to recovery:      Prepare an emergency kit: Include water, food and medications for at least three days as well as some cash, a fi...
  • HTN Update: Crossroads Counties under burn bans

    The following counties in our area are under a burn ban right now: Calhoun, Jac...
  • Victoria West grad serving aboard the USS Greenville

     Petty Officer 2nd Class Guadalupe Vega III works as an electrician's mate serving aboard the Pearl Harbor-based submarine, one of 56 fast-attack submarines in the U.S. Navy.

  • Harvey's Effect on the Environment

    A joint investigation reveals that the extent of Hurricane Harvey's toxic assault on the environment was more widespread than authorities publicly reported.

  • History By The Bottle

    Many people believe that in order to go to a nice vineyard or winery, you need to travel to Fredericksburg or to Napa. However, one family own vineyard and winery right here in Lolita is proving otherwise.

  • OLV Student Wins Texas Coast Children's Art Contest

    A sixth grader at Our Lady Of Victory has beaten out thousands of other students across the state in the 22nd Anniversary Treasures of the Texas Coast Children's Art Contest to be selected as one of 40 winners. 

  • Goodbye Manny!

    Goodbye and good luck on all of your future endeavors, Manuel Duran. Manuel, or Manny or sometimes "Camera-Manny," just had his last day of work at the Victoria Television Group after being with us for four years. Next, Manny will be working for the City of Victoria to assist in cleaning up Riverside Park. One of his favorite memories during his time at Newscenter 25 was during Hurricane Harvey when he was

  • Painting Victoria One Brushstroke At A Time

    Richie Vios has lived in Victoria for the past 8 months. Originally he is from the Philippines. There he was employed as an architect. He was allowed to have a certain creative freedom with the job, however, most of his work was dictated by the customers. With our technologies ever changing, computers took over the more artistic aspect of the job. When life brought him to the Crossroads, he found a new medium in which to express himself...watercolor. "There's something there t...

  • Pet Adoptions Of Cuero Doggie Loungers

    The Pet Adoption of Cuero Center is home to dozen of animals who are eagerly waiting for someone to adopt them and take them to their forever home. While they wait, folks at the adoption center reached out on Facebook asking for donations of chairs for the dogs. "Some of them ate their chairs, so that's why they don't have chairs anymore. But Brewster and Hardy love their chairs." AFTER A POST ASKING FOR A SMALL COMFORT FROM HOME FOR THE DOGS, THE COMMUNITY CAME TO ACTION....

  • Faith Restored After Lost Bracelet Returned

    Growing up, I loved the show "What Would You Do?" If you haven't seen it, it puts regular people like you or I in a moral or ethical situation where we have to choose what path to take and our decisions are recorded on hidden camera.

  • BBB "Ethics In Action" Course

    It seems like kids are getting cellphones at a younger and younger age. While they can be used as a tool for education, they can also be used as a tool to steal vital information. But how can parents be sure that their child isn't uploading or downloading something that might cause them harm. That is why Kelly Trevino, a mother of a teenage girl, and the Regional Director of the Better Business Bureau came up with a course to educate youths. "So at the request of some of the te...

  • Victoria Big Brother Hopeful

    Big Brother is hosting an open casting call right here in Victoria. The move is inspiring people throughout the Crossroads to audition for the show, including Chestly Gobar. He currently works as a receiver for our local Home Depot.

  • Sozo App Designers

    Smart phones have become a pivotal part of our day to day lives. We use them to stay in touch via call, text or social media. We have hundreds of apps available at the touch of our fingertips.

  • Triumph In The Light Of Tragedy; Part Two

    Recovery after tragedy. It's a process many in the Crossroads went through after Harvey. Now more than three months after a shooting, that's what the town of Sutherland Springs is having to do.

  • Petting Zoo Reopens

    Last week we introduced you to the Texas Zoo's newest members, a six-month-old zebra who's name is still being voted on, and Bailey, a standard donkey. Needless to say, meeting them was pretty great.

  • Texas Zoo New Addition

    The Texas Zoo is still recovering from the extensive damage that Harvey left behind, but that isn't stopping them from opening their hearts and doors to animals in need. Which is why Victoria is now home to a small standard donkey named Bailey and a six-month-old zebra.

  • Roachie Heartbreak

    Two years ago, Trina Rendon took a video of her then four year old daughter Kaitlyn Hernandez's reaction to her father flushing a dead cockroach down the drain. She shared the video to spread a little joy to her friends and family.

  • Bow Wow Dog Bowl

    Across the nation,everyone is getting excited for the big match up this weekend against The Patriots and The Eagles. One of the best things about this time of the year is the parties leading up to the games. Down at The Pet Resort On Main, hosting a party for the most enthusiastic of animals. Because who wants to leave dogs out of the party. Their first annual "Dog Bowl" kicked off with a bang or I suppose a bark. The pups were treated with the holy trinity; hot dogs, n...
  • Former Victoria Anchor Killed in Kabul Attack

    Newscenter 25 is learning one of the Americans killed in Kabul, Afghanistan over the weekend was a former anchor at the Victoria Television Group. The victim was identified Wednesday as Glenn Selig.

  • Prom Dress Dreams Granted In Goliad

    A Goliad High School girl’s dream of granting her friend’s wish to have a dress so that she could attend her high school prom has grown into so much more than just that.

  • Bohemian Blush Rolling Out A New Look On Salons

    What do you get get when you combine an Airstream, a salon and a woman with a dream? Bohemian blush, salon and boutique.

  • Fight Back Against Parkinson's

    There are roughly 200 thousand cases of Parkinson’s diagnosed a year. Parkinson's is a disorder of the central nervous system that affects movement, often including tremors and rigidity.

  • Citizens Medical Minute

    It’s time for a medical moment with Citizens Medical Center. Hello, I’m Doctor Dean McDaniel, director of the weight loss program at Citizens Bariatric Center here at Citizens, one of the longest running programs in the Country.  We know the importance of having a safe, comfortable operative experience. This is our actual dedicated bariatric operative suite, with state of the art videoscopic equipment, offering excellent visibility with the smallest of incisions. &nb...
  • Goliad Woman Crafting More Than Just Piñatas

    As we look back on our favorite memories from childhood, different moments stick out to us. For me, one of my favorites involves whacking a piñata and watching the candy rain down.

  • Pay It Forward, Victoria

    Every Thursday we have been bringing you a segment called Pay It Forward and if you’re a regular viewer, you know it’s about people who help make our community a better place to live for all of us by paying it forward.

  • Medical Moment by Citizens Medical Center- Colon Cancer Awareness Segment (English)

    Texas has one of the lowest colon cancer screening rates in the nation. Learn when you should make an appointment with your physician for colon cancer screening. Medical Moment is brought to you by Citizens Medical Center and the Victoria Television Group. 

  • Medical Moment by Citizens Medical Center- Colon Cancer Awareness Segment (Spanish)

    Texas es uno de los estados con más bajos porcentajes de personas que se someten a exámenes de cáncer de colon. Aprenda cuando usted debe de hacer una cita con su doctor para un examen de cáncer de colon. Momento Medico es patrocinado por Citizens Medical Center en conjunto con Victoria Television Group. 

  • Medical Moment by Citizens Medical Center- Colorectal Cancer Segment 1 (English)

    1 in 20 people will develop colon cancer in their lifetimes. What signs and symptoms should you be looking for? Find out in this segment by Dr. C. Leilani Valdes, M.D. as she speaks about colorectal cancer. Medical Moment is brought to you by Citizens Medical Center and the Victoria Television Group. 

  • Meis and Nguyen named semifinalists in the 2018 National Merit® Scholarship Program

    Vy Nguyen, senior at Victoria West High School, and Calder Meis, senior at Victoria East High School, earned this distinction by placing in the top five percent of the more than 1.6 million students across the nation who took the 2016 PSAT/NMSQT exam. Students who are recognized as a National Merit Semifinalist show exceptional academic promise in the areas of critical reading, mathematics and writing. 

  • The Frankarita

    A margarita with a special name is becoming popular in the crossroads. Here is the story of the Frankarita. 

  • Medical Moment by Citizens Medical Center- Joint Aches and Pains (English)

    Experiencing minor aches and pains in your joints is common. But if left unchecked, some joint aches and pains can lead to serious injury, find out what to look for and when to visit your primary care physician for further diagnosis. Medical Moment is brought to you by Citizens Medical Center and the Victoria Television Group.

  • Medical Moment by Citizens Medical Center- Joint Aches and Pains (Spanish)

    Sufrir de dolores en las articulaciones es común. Pero no examinar algunos dolores puede causar daño, discubra cuando debería visitar su doctor para diagnostico. Momento Medico es patrocinado por Citizens Medical Center en conjunto con Victoria Television Group.

  • Medical Moment by Citizens Medical Center- Colorectal Cancer 1 (Spanish)

    1 de cada 20 personas desarrollara cáncer de colon durante su vida. ¿Cuáles son los síntomas que debe buscar? Descúbralos en este segmento de parte de Dr. C. Leilani Valdes, M.D. Momento Medico es patrocinado por Citizens Medical Center en conjunto con Victoria Television Group.

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