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DeWitt County OEM reports 10 new confirmed cases of COVID-19

18 additional recoveries reported

DEWITT COUNTY, Texas- DeWitt County Office of Emergency Management reports ten additional confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 18 additional recoveries. The death toll stands at 42. Three new cases are reported in the Cuero zip code. Five new patients live…

DeWitt County OEM reports 32 new cases of COVID-19, three deaths

Forty-two additional individuals have recovered

DEWITT COUNTY, Texas- County health officials report that there are thirty-two additional (confirmed) cases of the novel coronavirus. Forty-two additional individuals have recovered. Three additional death is confirmed, but it is unknown if the individual had pre-existing health conditions. The…

DeWitt County reports 18 additional COVID-19 infections, one death

DEWITT COUNTY, Texas- County health officials report that there are eighteen additional (confirmed) cases of the novel coronavirus. Six additional individuals have recovered. One additional death is confirmed, but it is unknown if the individual had pre-existing health conditions. The…

DeWitt County reports 33 additional COVID-19 recoveries

DEWITT COUNTY, Texas- County health officials report that thirty-three (33) county residents previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered from the illness. There are fourteen (14) additional (confirmed) cases of the novel coronavirus. The death toll stands at thirty-one (31).…

DeWitt County reports 95 recoveries from COVID-19

16 additional confirmed cases reported

DEWITT COUNTY, Texas- County health officials report that ninety-five (95) county residents previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered from the illness. There are sixteen (16) additional (confirmed) cases of the novel coronavirus and two (2) additional deaths. The death toll…

VC offering Plumbing Level 1 course Sept. 22-Dec. 17

Scholarships and financial aid are available

VICTORIA, Texas- Victoria College will offer a Plumbing Level 1 course on Tuesdays and Thursdays, Sept. 22-Dec. 17 from 6 to 10 p.m. at VC’s Liberty Street Industrial Training Center. The cost for the course is $600 and includes all…

Application deadline extended for VC’s Vocational Nursing Program

The program is fully approved by the Texas Board of Nursing

VICTORIA, Texas- Victoria College’s Vocational Nursing Program has extended the deadline for accepting applications from Sept. 1 to Oct. 1. “We want to give prospective students in our program every opportunity to complete the application process in light of the…

36 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County

45 newly recovered individuals

VICTORIA, Texas- The Victoria County Public Health Department is reporting a COVID-19-related death in Victoria County. The patient, a male Victoria County resident in his 60’s, had been hospitalized in Victoria. To respect and honor the family, no further…

Rev. John Carmona passes away from COVID-19

The pastor lived for 82 years

VICTORIA, Texas- Rev. John Carmona has been the pastor of Jerusalem Family Praise Center in Victoria, Texas for the last 37 years, (since 1983). He began to feel ill the first week of July, but tested negative for COVID-19.…

New sewer line will open more than 140 acres for development

VICTORIA, Texas- Victoria City Council on Tuesday approved funding for a new sewer line that will allow for the development of Springwood Medical Plaza Phase II and will open about 140 additional acres for future development. “We have an opportunity…

Massive explosion in Lebanon shakes capital city of Beirut

Cause of explosion not determined yet

BEIRUT, Lebanon- A massive explosion shook Lebanon's capital Beirut on Tuesday wounding a number people and causing widespread damage. The explosion appeared to be centered around Beirut's port and caused wide scale destruction and shattered windows miles away. Local…