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Victorian native travels to Ukraine, housing remains scarce

Women's conference in Ukraine

After watching and hearing all the news about Ukranian refugees fleeing the country, Bill Pozzi traveled to Czestochowie, Poland with a missionary group to attend a women's conference. When Pozzi arrived he noticed there were many women, children, and old men staying in refugee camps. People staying in these camps learned more about the social services available in Poland until the war ends. Missionary groups with Shoreline Church in Austin and Faith Family Church in Victoria traveled together.

Mother speaks out about son's constant bullying in Goliad ISD

A parent shares more about her son's experience with bullying in the Goliad ISD

A parent shares more about her son's experience going to school in Goliad ISD. The school addresses bullying with a school board meeting and statement. Angelica De La Garza graduated from Goliad high school in 1992 and notices a bullying pattern happening at the high school. She says her son Zaye and other students are experiencing mental health issues because of the racial slurs other students say to him and others daily. She said the issues need to be addressed and suggested for the district to create a program to focus on the kind of racial slurs the high school students tell each other. Such as picking cotton, going back to where they came from, go back to Africa. The students are getting angry and she can tell that it's reflecting in their school work.

Top Headlines in the Port Lavaca Wave

Port Lavaca’s neighborhood speed limits are now five miles slower for all subdivisions in the city.

PL SPEED LIMITS AWAIT SIGNAGE Port Lavaca’s neighborhood speed limits are now five miles slower for all subdivisions in the city. The Port Lavaca City Council passed the ordinance changing the speed limit to 25 mph in all neighborhoods on…

Top Headlines in the Port Lavaca Wave

Point Comfort Kids honor founding parents

    Point Comfort kids honor founding parents POINT COMFORT – “Founding Parents of Point Comfort, Texas” begins the plaque that now hangs in the Brush Community Center alongside another plaque bearing the names of the families. “Many of the…

Beto O'Rourke's People of Texas Town Hall in Victoria set for Friday

Woodrow Wilson Wagner II, Victoria County Democratic Party Chairman on the campaign event

The following article provided by Woodrow Wilson Wagner II, Victoria County Democratic Party Chairman: Tomorrow, the Victoria County Democratic Party is honored to welcome Congressman Beto O’Rourke to Victoria, TX for a Town Hall at 2:30 pm at the University…

Beto O'Rourke making a campaign stop in Victoria

Democrat gubernatorial nominee will hold a "People of Texas" townhall at University of Houston-Victoria

VICTORIA, Texas - Democrat gubernatorial candidate Beto O'Rourke will be visiting Victoria on March 11, 2022. O'Rourke will be at the University of Houston-Victoria at 2:30 p.m. as he holds a "People of Texas" town hall. It will be located…

Shooting incident in Cuero leaves one dead

The scene is still being investigated

CUERO, Texas - According to The Cuero Record, at approximately 4 p.m. today, Sunday, March 6, the Cuero Police Department was dispatched to a shooting incident on the 600 block of West Morgan. According to law enforcement, there is one…

Top headlines in the Port Lavaca Wave

Students solve puzzle with building blocks

PORT LAVACA, Texas - Here are some of the top headlines you can read in the Port Lavaca Wave. Out with the old...5,000-plus water meters to be replaced All of Port Lavaca’s 5,000-plus meters will be replaced with new infrastructure…

Editorial: “The Rockets’ Red Glare”

Woodrow Wilson Wagner II, Victoria County Democratic Party Chairman

The following is an article provided by: Woodrow Wilson Wagner II Victoria County Democratic Party Chairman The heartbreaking scenes of violence and suffering emerging from Ukraine have made me ponder the price of freedom and the promise of democracy in…

10 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County Friday

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 22.68% as of Friday

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 10 new cases of COVID-19 Friday evening. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Friday evening, there are: 10 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 271 currently…

14 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County Thursday

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 22.68% as of Thursday

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 14 new cases of COVID-19 Thursday evening. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Thursday evening, there are: 14 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 307 currently…

A word from Victoria I.S.D. Supt. Quintin Shepherd

Closing Thoughts: State of the Victoria I.S.D.

The following article was submitted by Supt. Quintin Shepherd of the Victoria I.S.D. This week Victoria ISD presented at the Chamber of Commerce luncheon. We present annually as an opportunity to update our Chamber partners about the good things happening…

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

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 23.47% 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 Monday evening, there are: 26 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 306 currently…

43 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County Tuesday

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 26.64% as of Tuesday

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 43 new cases of COVID-19 Tuesday evening. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Monday evening, there are: 43 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 294 currently…

34 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County Monday

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 28.84% as of Monday

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 34 new cases of COVID-19 Monday evening. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Monday evening, there are: 34 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 291 currently…

13 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County Friday

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 28.41% as of Friday

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 13 new cases of COVID-19 Friday afternoon. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Friday afternoon, there are: 13 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 455 currently…

40 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County Thursday

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 28.41% as of Thursday

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 40 new cases of COVID-19 Thursday evening. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Thursday evening, there are: 40 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 518 currently…

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

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 27.45% as of Wednesday

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 54 new cases of COVID-19 Wednesday evening. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Wednesday evening, there are: 54 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 533 currently…

Hotel rooms offered to the homeless ahead of freezing weather

Cold snap expected this week

VICTORIA, Texas - Mid-Coast Family Services will provide overnight Emergency Hotel Vouchers for out-of-county homeless who are unable to travel to the Warming Center at Our Saviour's Lutheran Church in Victoria. The voucher will cover Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights, February…

32 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County Tuesday

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 26.57% as of Tuesday

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 32 new cases of COVID-19 Tuesday evening. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Tuesday evening, there are: 32 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 515 currently…

89 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County Monday

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 25.29% as of Monday

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 89 new cases of COVID-19 Monday evening. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Monday evening, there are: 89 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 584 currently…

75 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County Thursday

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 24.47% as of Thursday

VICTORIA, Texas- The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 75 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday afternoon. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Thursday evening, there are: 75 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 927 currently…