Author: Bria Woods

Crestwood Drive to close starting Monday

VICTORIA, Texas- Starting Monday, Crestwood Drive between Laurent and Azalea streets will close for five days, weather permitting, so utilities can be installed. All businesses and homes in the construction zone will remain accessible. Through traffic can avoid delays in…

UHV to host virtual open house

VICTORIA, Texas- The University of Houston-Victoria has announced a free virtual open house that will allow current and prospective students to visit the university and ask any questions. The online open house will take place from 2 p.m. to 6…

GALLERY: Stay home, save lives

See how the Crossroads is spending quarantine time

VICTORIA, Texas- The Crossroads is observing social distancing in the midst of the COVID-19 outbreak, but that doesn't mean the fun is canceled. Share photos of how you and your family are keeping busy and having fun while at…

COVID-19 in Victoria, where are we now?

VICTORIA, Texas- The affects of COVID-19 in Victoria County are changing rapidly and city officials are working up to the minute to keep the community informed about the latest numbers.…

City of Victoria closings for Good Friday observance

VICTORIA, Texas- All nonemergency offices at the City of Victoria will close Friday (April 10) in observance of Good Friday. The Victoria Public Library will be closed. The compost site will be closed. The landfill will close early at 3:30…

VISD provides updates on COVID-19 plans

Meal and technology distribution and graduation plans

VICTORIA, Texas- The following statement was shared with Newscenter 25/CrossroadsToday by Shawna Currie with the Victoria Independent School District. "Victoria ISD continues to actively monitor the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) situation in conjunction with local and federal health authorities. While…

DeWitt County reports two new cases of COVID-19

Total of 6 in DeWitt County

DEWITT COUNTY, Texas- DeWitt County is reporting two new cases of COVID-19 in county residents Thursday. These cases bring the number of known cases to six. Read more: 87 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the region One person is a…

Post Acute Medical employees test positive for COVID-19

No patients have tested positive

VICTORIA, Texas- Newscetner 25/Crossroads Today received the following statement from Post Acute Medical Specialty Hospital of Victoria North. "Given the unprecedented conditions associated with the COVID-19 virus, it remains inevitable that healthcare providers,…

Three murder suspects arrested by county Sheriffs

VICTORIA, Texas- On Monday, March 30, 2020, at approximately 4:15 a.m., the Victoria County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call from Guy Jake Gromer, age 58, of Victoria, that he had been stabbed. Deputies located Gromer unresponsive a few…

Refugio County judge issues Declaration of Local Disaster

REFUGIO COUNTY, Texas-A "Stay at Residence" order has been issued but he Refugio County Judge. Refugio County is extending the Disaster Declaration issued on March 16 and now the county judge is issuing a public health order response to COVID-19.…

Five new confirmed COVID-19 cases identified in Victoria County

Total: 20 cases in Victoria County

VICTORIA, Texas- The Victoria County Public Health Department has identified this afternoon 5 new positive cases of novel coronavirus, COVID-19, bringing the total case number to 20. More information will be provided as it becomes available, as the investigation is…

DeWitt County reports fourth case of COVID-19

DEWITT COUNTY, Texas- DeWitt County is reporting its fourth case of COVID-19 in a county resident. An investigation into this case by state health officials indicates this is a travel-related case. The person is a resident of Cuero. State health…

Do you know anything about the shooting at Autumn Park apartments?

Victoria Crime Stoppers offering cash reward

VICTORIA, Texas- Victoria Crime Stoppers is requesting information regarding a shooting. On March 13, 2020 a shooting occurred at 4405 N Navarro St, Autumn Park Apartments. The shooting occurred at approximately 2:50 a.m. Detectives with the Victoria Police Department…

Seven new confirmed COVID-19 cases identified in Victoria County

Total cases in Victoria: 15

VICTORIA, Texas- The Victoria County Public Health Department has identified this afternoon 7 new positive cases of novel coronavirus, COVID-19, bringing the total case number to 15 (An earlier case reported as a Victoria case has since been identified as…

Second resident tests positive for COVID-19 in Jackson County

JACKSON COUNTY, Texas- Jackson County and Jackson County Hospital District are reporting a second resident of Jackson County has tested positive for COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus. “The female is between the ages of 40-45 and tested…

Two new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Wharton County

WHARTON COUNTY, Texas- Wharton County Office of Emergency Management is reporting two new cases of COVID-19 in Wharton County. Read the full press release here. This represents the sixth and seventh positive cases in Wharton County. These are two females…

7 confirmed cases of COVID-19 identified in Calhoun County

CALHOUN COUNTY, Texas- Memorial Medical Center in conjunction with Calhoun County and Calhoun County Texas Emergency Management is reporting the seventh positive test result for COVID-19 in the area. The patient is a resident of Calhoun County and is currently…

Medium-Risk Exposure Location Identified in Victoria County

VICTORIA, Texas- Victoria County has a total of 9 confirmed cases of COVID-19. The Victoria County Public Health Department is identifying any close contacts while these patients were sick, so that they can be isolated and monitored for symptoms and…

Low risk exposure locations identified in Victoria County

VICTORIA, Texas- Victoria County now has a total of 9 cases of COVID-19.  The Victoria County Public Health Department is identifying any close contacts of the patients while sick, so they can be isolated and monitored for symptoms and quickly…