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    Good morning Crossroads! Happy Birthday to Joe, Braydon, Paula, John, Melissa, AJ, Celia and Luke.

  • Friday's Question of the Day

    Good morning Crossroads! Here's today's Question of the Day: 

  • The Texas Zoo is trying to save a zebra

    The Texas Zoo needs your help to save a five-month-old baby Grants Zebra in North Texas. The zebra is claimed to be “too gentle” to be introduced into an established group of zebra and will be sold off in an upcoming exotic animal sale if not purchased. The Texas Zoo Facebook page said many times auctioned exotic hoof stock are sent to trophy hunting facilities or suffer other similar fates. The Texas Zoo needs $4500 to buy this baby zebra. Click here for m...

  • Stunned sea turtles rescued

    NBC- The declining temperatures are affecting the ocean leaving sea turtles stunned.   Rescue teams are helping the sea turtles from the cold. The National Park Service's Sea Turtle Recovery Team is searching the Gulf Coast and bays for stunned turtles. Teams found eight larger turtles, but they plan to continue searching over the next few days. The chief of the Sea Turtle Recovery Team, Donna Shaver says the turtles will be taken to their labs to recover. They will eve...

  • Prevent Neck Pain while Feeding Baby

    New moms can’t resist gazing down at their newborn while nursing or bottle-feeding, but holding the head in this position for long periods of time can cause a real pain in the neck.

  • Thursday's Question of the Day

    Good morning Crossroads! Here's Thursday's Question of the Day: What is America's favorite flavor or popcorn? Happy Guessing!

  • FDA: Don’t Give Children Cough Syrup with Codeine

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued updated guidelines for cough medications that contain codeine, advising against giving codeine to anyone under the age of 18. 

  • Happy Birthday to YOU!

    Happy Birthday to Queen, Laken, Stephanie, Carlos, Gavina, Hilary and Hayda.  If today is your cake day you share it with Michelle Obama, Steve Harvey, Jim Carey, Betty White and Maury Povich. 

  • Wednesday's Question of the Day

    Good morning Crossroads! Here's today's Question of the Day

  • Ease into exercise to avoid dangerous side effects

    Many of us find ourselves with a renewed commitment to get into better shape at the start of a new year. But Richard Figler, M.D., a sports medicine physician at Cleveland Clinic, said it’s important to take it slow. 

  • Depression is more than winter blues

     Wintertime can be depressing. We all feel down once in a while, especially on a dreary, cold day.  

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  • Not All Moms Place Baby to Sleep on Back Every Time

    CLEVELAND CLINIC - Sudden Unexplained Infant Death, or ‘SIDS’ is the leading cause of death of babies under the age of one in the United States. Current recommendations call for infants to be placed to sleep on their back at all times to lessen the risk of SIDS. However, according to a new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), many babies are still placed in unsafe sleep environments. The CDC report says that there are approximately 3,50...

  • The Victoria Film Society presents "The Disaster Artist"

    VICTORIA - The Victoria Film Society presents "The Disaster Artist?" (2017), directed by James Franco, at 7 p.m. Friday, January 26, 2018 at the Leo J. Welder Center for the Performing Arts?, 214 N. Main Street, Victoria, Texas 77901. 

  • Birthday wishes

    Happy Birthday to D'Shawn, Steven, Jayden, Kaylee, Angel, Linda, Jenna, Santos, Xavier, Anthony, Layla, Tommy, Maria, Heather and Sweetie.  Have a good one!
  • Friday's Question of the Day

    Good morning Crossroads! Here's today's Question of the Day: Happy Guessing! 

  • Former youth pastor in Texas accused of sexual assault has book canceled

    A publishing house has canceled plans to publish a book by a Tennessee pastor who has been accused of sexual assault. 

  • Victoria MLK march Monday Jan. 15th

    This years Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday march will take place Monday January 15. 

  • Thursday's Question of the Day

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  • Birthday wishes

    Happy Birthday to Blakely-Ryan, Larry, Lila, Arnold, Christian, Ella, A.J., Rico and James. We also have an engagement to celebrate. Daniel and Rachel were engaged at the YMCA. They met at the YMCA and that's where Daniel proposed.  Best wishes!
  • High-Speed Chase lands four suspects in Calhoun County Jail

    CALHOUN COUNTY - Monday night authorities in Calhoun County were involved in a high-speed chase into Victoria County. The chase ended in Inez when the suspect vehicle either ran out of gas or crashed into a fence. Port Lavaca Police tried to pull the suspects over in Calhoun County when an officer noticed the driver did not have the vehicle headlights on. Authorities said that's when the four suspects took off. The chase reached speeds as high as 100 miles per hour at times. Off...
  • Wednesday's Question of the Day

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  • Goodwin Ave. road closure

    VICTORIA - Beginning on Wednesday, January 10, 2018, the City will close Goodwin Avenue to through traffic from Glass Street to Moody Street to make road repairs. 

  • Houston Astros World Series trophy on display at Texas Capitol

    The World Series trophy captured by the Houston Astros has temporarily gone on display at the Texas Capitol.

  • Suicide Prevention: Light Up The Sidewalk

    Bellas Awareness Project On Friday, January 5, 2018, Bella's Project will host a community awareness event to combat suicide. It takes place at 7 p.m. at Rosebud Fountain and Grill. There will be a speaker and a candle light ceremony. For more information call 361-660-6359.
  • Eat right not less, recipes and tips

    In the new year many of us made resolutions to stay healthy. After the holidays, exercising and eating right can be hard when you get back into the stress of life. Meal prepping on the weekends and eating at the same times everyday are easy ways to maintain those goals. Experts say its more important you watch what you eat, not how much you eat.  

  • Tuesday's Question of the Day

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  • Navigating cough and cold medicines

    Choosing the right medicine for cough and cold symptoms can be a daunting task.  

  • Birthday Wishes

    Happy Birthday to Julie, Tommy, Christian, Abraham, Shannon, Jordn, Bear Bear. If today is your Birthday you share it with Catherine, The Duchess of Cambridge.  Have a good one!
  • Treehouse controversy

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Lynn Tran and Richard Hazen built a Florida beachfront treehouse that would be the envy of any child.   

  • Family and friends searching for missing female sports reporter "followed by truck"

    Police in Houston are looking for leads after a female sports reporter went missing Saturday, January 6.    

  • Monday's Question of the Day

    Good morning Crossroads! Here's today's Question of the Day

  • Birthday Wishes

    Happy Birthday to Avyanna, Derek, Isabella, Joaquin, Gloria and Wren.  If today is your Birthday you share it with the late King of Rock and Roll Elvis Presley.  Have a good one!
  • Former Texas First Lady Rita Clements dies

    AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott today issued the following statement on the death of former Texas First Lady and University of Texas System Board of Regents member, Rita Clements: "Cecilia and I are truly saddened to learn of the death of Rita Clements, and we ask that all Texans join us in keeping the Clements family in their thoughts and prayers. Rita was an true stateswoman who served Texas both on the UT System Board of Regents and as a great stew...

  • A magnitude 3.5 earthquake occurred in Poth

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A magnitude 3.5 earthquake has occurred in a rural area south of San Antonio.      According to a preliminary report from the U.S. Geological Survey, seismic activity was first detected Saturday morning.      The earthquake was centered about 16 miles southwest of Poth, which has a population of about 2,000.      The earthquake was 3 miles (5 kilometers) deep.      Wilson and Atascosa county sheriff's offic...
  • Home fire in 2400 block of E. Red River

    Victoria - Fire fighters were busy with an early morning blaze in the 2400 block of E. Red River between Ben Jordan and Ben Wilson. Flames could be seen toward the back of the home.  It happened around 6 a.m. A red truck parked in the driveway was also on fire. Traffic was an issue for a time due to roads blocked off. 

  • Girl Scouts can earn badge at The Texas Zoo

    On January 18, 2018, area Girl Scout's can earn their Outdoor Adventurer Badge  at The Texas Zoo. Staff members will take scouts on a tour through Riverside Park. They'll visit the animals and learn to tie different knots.  Space is limited and registration is required.  The event takes place from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. The Texas Zoo

  • Pet of the Week

    Jessica Coleman, the president of Happy Tails animal shelter stopped by Newscenter25 to show off several pets up for adoption. Tucker and Grif,are two kittens looking for a forever home.  We also met Moose, an adoptable dog at the shelter. Tucker and Grif are four-month-old male kittens. They are very affectionate, indoor/outdoor, litter box trained and lovable. Grif just wants to be on your lap, always. Tucker is a little more independent, but definitely loves a good cud...
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    • Friday's Question of the Day

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    • Gun Found at Industrial HS

      A student brought a gun to the Industrial High school campus to trade for an electronic cigarette with another student. Officials say nobody was in danger at any time on Thursday.  

    • USPS today celebrates love of all kinds with the Love Flourishes Forever stamp

      PHOENIX — The U.S. Postal Service today celebrates love of all kinds with the dedication of  the Love Flourishes Forever stamp during a first-day-of-issue ceremony at the CREATIVATION conference held at the Phoenix Convention Center. Love Flourishes is the latest stamp in the popular Love series, which began 45 years ago. The stamp art features a fanciful garden of colorful flowers surrounding the word “Love” written in cursive script. Hand-painted by arti...
    • DeTar Hospital welcomes new CEO

      DeTar Hospital will hold an event Thursday evening welcoming their new CEO.  DeTar Hospital will come their new Chief Executive Officer, Gary Malaer, at DeTar Hospital Navarro Medi Center Thursday, January 18th, from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.  Most recently, Mr. Malaer served as CEO of Carolinas Hospital System in Florence, S.C. Equipped with more than 20 years of healthcare industry experience, he has worked at hospitals across Texas and Florida. He holds a master's degree in...

    • VPD respond to shooting on Regency Ave

      VPD Officers responded to shots fired at the 100 block of Regency Avenue at 1:30 this afternoon. An injured man was located. The man was transported by VFD to Citizens Medical Center where he is being treated for non life-threatening injuries. 

    • Victoria County receives Silver ranking from Texas Healthy Community Program

      The Victoria County Public Health Department met with community leaders to discuss ongoing plans to promote healthy living. During the meeting, health officials revealed the results of the county's Texas Healthy Community assessment. 

    • Disaster Unemployment Benefit Payments for Hurricane Harvey Ending in February

      AUSTIN – The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) reminds individuals whose employment or self-employment was impacted by Hurricane Harvey and who are receiving disaster unemployment benefits that their payments will end in February 2018. The Disaster Assistance Period for Hurricane Harvey ends Feb. 24, 2018, which means the benefit week ending Feb. 24, 2018, is the final payable week for customers receiving Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) for Hurricane Harvey. As per federa...
    • Stroman Middle School closed Friday due to heating repairs

      The Stroman campus will be closed on Friday, January 19th, and students will not report to school. Stroman students will not be required to make up this attendance day. 

    • T. Boone Pickens' Pampa ranch is for sale

      T. Boone Pickens' first goal for the ranch was to enrich the land and returning it to an oasis for wildlife, much of which is back to its natural state of lush natural grasses which have never been grazed. It’s the perfect environment to protect thousands of quail and wildlife.

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