Author: Bria Woods

UHV Athletics shares plans for future sports complex

The complex will be built on 65-acres

VICTORIA, Texas- University of Houston-Victoria Athletics supporters got a glimpse of the future Saturday during a Night for the Jaguars Dinner, Auction and Dance when sketches of the university’s proposed athletics complex were unveiled. The proposed complex is the result…

City of Port Lavaca hit by "aggressive" computer virus

Attack has cost the city nearly $50K

PORT LAVACA, Texas- On February 3rd Monday evening shortly after 5 p.m., the City of Port Lavaca was hit by a very aggressive computer virus. According to James Dale, the City’s IT provider, “The agents generally strike after hours expecting…

Meet Victoria's Most Eligible Bachelor: Mark Morales

This Valentine's Day we're doing a series on Victoria's most eligible

VICTORIA, Texas- People in the U.S. and Canada have lost almost $1 billion to online dating scammers and "catfishers" over the past three years, according to a 2018 study by the Better Business Bureau. The next subject in our…

Meet Victoria's Most Eligible Bachelor: Timothy Windoskey

This Valentine's Day we're doing a series on Victoria's most eligible

VICTORIA, Texas- Honesty, trust, and good humor. These are some of the most popular traits we love to look for in potential romantic partners. But what is Timothy Windoskey looking for? Continuing our Most Eligible series we meet another…

Meet Victoria's Most Eligible Bachelor: Geno Perez

This Valentine's Day we're doing a series on Victoria's most eligible

VICTORIA, Texas- On average men spend about $2.2 billion more than women on Valentine's Day gifts and activities. According to Finder.com men spend about $26. 1 billion whereas women spend approximately $23.9 billion. Geno Perez, the next subject in…

Man arrested after stealing truck, lying about identity

VICTORIA, Texas- On February 12th, at 1:16pm, Victoria County Sheriff's Office received a report of a pickup truck that had just been stolen in the 900 Block of FM 236, according to a statement from VCSO. Within minutes, the pickup…

Meet Victoria's Most Eligible Bachelorette: Tania Tchalikian

This Valentine's Day we're doing a series on Victoria's most eligible

VICTORIA, Texas- $50 billion. That's the amount of money Americans are predicted to spend on Valentine's Day in 2020. This figure combines $19.2 billion on gifts and $30.7 billion on activities. Hopefully, you already know who you will be…

Victoria College receives $122,500 gift from Dickson-Allen Foundation

VICTORIA, Texas- The Dickson-Allen Foundation recently donated $122,500 to benefit Victoria College students in Lavaca and Gonzales counties. The gift included $80,000 for scholarships for Workforce and Continuing Education students attending the VC Gonzales Center and $4,000 for a Heating,…

Meet Victoria's Most Eligible Bachelorette: Carolina Astrain

This Valentine's Day we're doing a series on Victoria's most eligible.

VICTORIA, Texas- It's the month of love and romance. Valentine's Day will see nine million Americans propose and will see a 20% rise in usage on the dating app Tinder. People are clearly looking for love, and once they…

Teen caught breaking into cars, arrested

VICTORIA, Texas- Victoria Police Department shared the following statement on social media regarding a teen breaking into cars. "Tuesday morning at 2:50AM, VPD officers responded to the Primrose Addition after receiving information that someone was seen on security cameras breaking…

Man with 12 charges arrested after evading arrest

VICTORIA, Texas- Victoria Police Department posted the following statement on Facebook: "At approximately 11:50 PM [Tuesday] night, a VPD officer saw a white Tahoe make several traffic law violations in the area of Lone Tree Rd and Ben Wilson St.…

Meet Victoria's Most Eligible Bachelorette: Queenie Callis

This Valentine's Day we're doing a series on Victoria's most eligible

VICTORIA, Texas- On the eve of Valentine's Day cupid is polishing his arrows and romantics the world over are hoping to shoot their shot. There are 115 million single adults over 18 years in the US in 2016, according…

Shipt wants to deliver your "mom" this flu season

Feel better with your favorite caregiver

VICTORIA, Texas- We're in the thick of flu and cold season and Texas is ranked as one of the top ten states with the highest flu activity according to The Weather Channel. Shipt, a membership-based delivery service, wants to deliver…

Be a sweetheart: prepare your family now for spring weather

Nothing says "I love you" like safety preparedness

AUSTIN, Texas– Show you care this Valentine’s Day by ensuring your loved ones and your home are ready for possible spring floods. If it can rain, it can flood. Floods are the most frequent – and the most costly –…

What’s the best sweet for your sweet? Waitr delivers your answer

Popular food delivery app lists its customer favorites

VICTORIA, Texas - Valentine’s Day has historically been one of the busiest nights of the year for the restaurant on-demand platform Waitr (usually #1 or #2 for the year). It’s pretty easy to see why - instead of eating shoulder-to-shoulder with…

Victoria man sentenced to prison after drunk driving incident

VICTORIA, Texas- Alexander Scott Deleon, 31, pled guilty Monday to the felony offense of Intoxication Assault with a Motor Vehicle Causing Serious Bodily Injury and was sentenced to eight years in prison. Assistant District Attorney Jordan G. Fries prosecuted the…

Santa Rosa Street to close between Main Street, alley

VICTORIA, Texas- On Monday, Feb. 10, between 7 a.m. and noon, West Santa Rosa Street will be closed between Main Street and the alley for the installation of rooftop air conditioning units at 201 S. Main St. The Prosperity Bank…

VPD employees honored at awards banquet

VICTORIA, Texas- The Victoria Police Department held their Annual Awards Banquet on Friday, 01/31/2020. Several officers and civilians were honored at the banquet for their hard work and dedication, not only to the Victoria Police Department, but the City of…