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Gov. Abbott, TDEM launch COVID-19 antibody infusion center in Victoria

Road to Recovery

AUSTIN - Gov. Abbott and the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) will launch a new COVID-19 therapeutic infusion center in Victoria. The infusion center will begin accepting patients tomorrow and can provide monoclonal antibodies to treat outpatient cases of…

Fayette County man dies following fall from ladder

Man identified as 51-year-old Mark Gerik

FAYETTE COUNTY, Texas - A 51-year-old man died after following from a ladder. Fayette County authorities said Mark Gerik, 51, of Fayetteville was doing some wiring in his home when he fell to the concrete floor. It happened Sept. 15,…

26 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County Wednesday

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 28.76% as of Wednesday

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 26 new cases of COVID-19 Wednesday evening. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Wednesday evening, there are: 26 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 550 currently…

Nonemergency city offices in Victoria close at noon

Tracking Tropical Storm Nicholas

VICTORIA, Texas - Nonemergency City offices in Victoria will close at noon Monday. The City of Victoria will close all nonemergency City facilities starting at noon Monday because of expected inclement weather due to Tropical Storm Nicholas. All City facilities…

WATCH NOW: President Biden's COVID-19 speech

President Biden expected to impose new vaccination mandates

On Thursday, Sept. 9, President Joe Biden is expected to impose new vaccination mandates. The mandates are a part of the President's plan to put pressure on private businesses, federal agencies and schools to enforce stricter vaccination and testing policies.…

WATCH: ABC News special report; Active bomb threat investigation

U.S. Capitol Police: Avoid area around Library of Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) - Police are investigating a report of a possible explosive device in a pickup truck outside the Library of Congress on Capitol Hill and have evacuated have evacuated multiple buildings on the sprawling Capitol complex. That's according to…

Coffee with the District 3 candidates for Victoria City Council

Meet Duane Crocker and Chad Austin Hall Friday

VICTORIA, Texas- Coffee with the District 3 Victoria City Council candidates is Friday, August 13, 2021 at Vela Farms downtown. You can meet Duane Crocker and Chad Austin Hall starting at 9 a.m. OPINION: The following was provided by Woodrow…

The Generals look for their third championship

Victoria Generals Headed to Championship After a 3-1 Win

VICTORIA, Texas-- Victoria Generals defeat the Cane Cutters in a low-scoring affair with strong pitching and timely hitting. The Generals’ Adam Becker singles on a line drive to center field and Cody Cleveland scored. A passed ball in the 1st…

Jaguars Will Paton awarded Academic All-District

UHV’s Paton earns CoSIDA academic honor

VICTORIA, Texas-- University of Houston-Victoria's Will Paton has been selected to the 2021 CoSIDA Academic All-District 4 NAIA Division at-large first team. The 2021 Academic All-District® At-Large Teams, selected by CoSIDA, recognizes the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performances…

Thomas Pribyl of UHV wins Trainer of the Year

UHV’s Pribyl named top RRAC athletic trainer

WACO – In the most challenging year ever for college athletic trainers and team doctors, University of Houston-Victoria head trainer Thomas Pribyl has been named the 2020-21 Red River Athletic Conference Trainer of the Year. Given annually, the RRAC Athletic…

Generals drop a game to the Sod Squad on the road

Victoria Generals Fights Back In Loss To Amarillo Sod Squad

AMARILLO, Texas-- Despite a 5-run deficit in the fourth inning, the Generals almost came all the way back, eventually falling 6-5 to Amarillo Sod Squad on Saturday. The Generals put up four runs in the failed comeback. Travis Faix, Adam…

Derek Chauvin sentenced to 22.5 years in George Floyd's murder

Breaking News

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin has been sentenced to 22 1/2 years in prison for the murder of George Floyd, whose dying gasps under Chauvin’s knee led to the biggest outcry against racial injustice in the…

Generals sweep Baton Rouge Rougarou

Generals take the series against the Rougarou

VICTORIA, Texas-- Collin Garner’s dominate start allows The Generals to pull out at 7-3 win and sweeping the two-game series from the Baton Rouge Rougarou. The Generals start the game off with a bunt by Tyler Wulfert and a reach…

Generals defeat Rougarou 11-4

Generals Stay Hot Cooling Off Rougarou

Generals fall behind early but timely hitting and quality pitching were the difference in the Generals 11-4 victory over the Rougarou in front of a packed house at Riverside Stadium. The Generals bats were quiet in the first two innings…

Victoria Generals run around the bases in huge win

Generals Win Big On and Off the Field Beating Sod Squad and Scoring Over 20K for Warriors Weekend

Samuel Benjamin wasted no opportunities at the plate on Saturday, driving in four on three hits to lead Victoria Generals past Amarillo Sod Squad 19-5 on Saturday. Benjamin drove in runs on a single in the second, a double in…

Winners of the CCA Texas Star Tournament

CCA Texas STAR Tournament first Blue Tag and Green Tag Division winners

VICTORIA,Texas-- For the first time in history, the CCA Texas STAR Tournament has the first Blue Tag and Green Tag Division winners! First up is Patrick Fisher of Cypress in the brand new Green Tag Division. He caught his new…

Generals fall short to Rougarou

Rougarou defeats Generals 8-5

VICTORIA,Texas-- The Victoria Generals drop Wednesday nights ball game against the Baton Rouge Rougarou by a score of 8-5. The Generals got out to a fast lead thanks to a Chase Sanguinetti two-run shot. After an inning of no scoring…