Early voting for Texas’ 27th Congressional District Joint Primary Election begins February 14
Early voting for the upcoming Joint Primary Election will be February 14 to February 25 and the last day to register to vote is January 31.
Vietnam Veteran Memorial Pavilion now open in Patriot Park
The memorial pavilion is dedicated to Vietnam Veterans, with the project taking two and half years to complete and funding from local donors.
Edna woman saves bald eagle
Jessica Coleman, founder of Lumpy Lizard Reptile, Poultry, and Exotics Rescue saved an injured bald eagle in Edna.
January is human trafficking prevention and awareness month
"It's a horrible crime, I can't think of too many crimes that are worse than this. People need to be aware that it's out there and it is in our backyard,"
Update on the Structure fire at Nan Ya Plastics plant in Wharton
Multiple fire departments were on th scene fighting the structure fire
Scammers target sellers on Facebook Marketplace
Scammers attempt to trick sellers into thinking they're interested in buying an item but really are attempting to hijack user's phone numbers.
One hit in auto-pedestrian collision
A teen was involved in an auto-pedestrian collision Saturday afternoon on Navarro and was taken to a hospital for their injuries.
Latest COVID-19 surge leads to blood drive cancellations and potential loss of blood donations
The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center needs 600 pints of blood donations a day to keep up with hospital demand and currently have a deficit of around 400 pints due to the shortage of blood donations.
40-year-old Francitas man dies in ATV accident
40-year-old Jonathan Abernathy was killed Saturday, January 1, 2022 in an ATV accident.
Victoria County Sheriff’s Office traffic stop leads to stolen vehicle and firearms
A VCSO traffic stop revealed the car was stolen as well as 11 rifles.
December’s Military Hero
J.R. Pena is this month's Military Hero
Remembering fatal hit and run victim Austin Reese
Austin's younger brother Zachary Reese, is hopeful the person who hit his brother comes forward
Angel Lucy Funeral Home donates nearly 3,000 toys to children in need
Funeral home director César Ornelas says that this toy drive will help around 1,000 children in the Crossroads
Authorities warn that some parking lot performers may be panhandling
Some parking lot performers who appear to be playing an instrument and ask for donations are actually acting like they're performing while a audio track plays behind them
Family of hit and run victim Danielle Urias seeking justice
No arrests have been made in the death of 33-year-old Danielle Urias
Old Landmark Committee hosts second annual toy and food donation drive
The event was a drive-thru which sent those who came by off with a bag of groceries, toys, and a BBQ sandwich
Meals on Wheels Victoria partners with H-E-B to deliver 1,000 meals to seniors in the Crossroads
"One of the things that we try to provide here at Meals on Wheels Victoria is more than a meal," says Jenn Putnam Communications and Development manager with Meals on Wheels.
Victoria Public Library to hold board meeting regarding books that have received complaints
The board meeting is scheduled for December 15 at 5 pm in the council chambers, located at 107 West Juan Linn Street
Port Lavaca Police Department annual toy drive, Blue Santa, still taking toy donations
This year Blue Santa is expected to bring gifts to nearly 70 children.
Marines Toys for Tots ‘Stuff the Truck’ at H-E-B
H-E-B Plus is hosting Stuff the Truck where toys can be donated all going towards Toys for Tots
United Way of the Crossroads hosting ‘Senior Giving Tree’ to make sure local senior citizens get gifts
"A lot of these seniors the only person they talk to is their delivery driver, so this may be the only gift they get this year," says Blucher, the United Way of the Crossroads community engagement coordinator
18th annual Tree of Angels ceremony pays tribute to those lost to violent crimes
The ceremony included a candlelight vigil and allowed everyone to place an angel on the Angel Tree
Ashley HomeStore donates 50 mattress sets to local children in need
The program, 'Hope to Dream', has donated over 600 mattresses to children in need since it started
19th annual Freeport to Port O’Connor Toy Run provides toys for children in need
They received $75,000 to $100,000 worth of donations per year
Family of murder victim Melvin Fabian speaks out
Robert Fabian, brother to Melvin Fabian who was murdered in 2019, says that no one will ever be able to replace his brother
Port Lavaca hosts its annual Festival of Lights Parade
The winners of the parade will be announced Saturday Dec. 4 at Port Lavaca's Merry on Maine
November’s Military Hero
Joseph Olive is this month's Military Hero
Trial for Christopher Varela now underway
Varela is on trial in connection to the murder of Victoria resident Melvin Louis Fabian
Victoria Salvation Army to start Christmas Kettle fundraiser Friday December 3
The Victoria Salvation Army got off to a late start this year due to needing more bell ringer volunteers
Toys for Tots now taking donations
The basic mission of the program is to collect new unwrapped toys and distribute those toys to less fortunate children at Christmas
Small Business Saturday in the Crossroads
"It keeps Victoria growing, when you shop local and small businesses," says Margo Goode owner of House of Beauty in Victoria
Residents rescue Blue Santa program at the Port Lavaca Police Department
Donations needed to bring Christmas gifts to children in Port Lavaca
Cuero’s Christmas in the Park now open to the public and with free admission
This years holiday lights in the park features over 250 displays
Victoria restaurant planning to give out 500 free Thanksgiving meals to those in need
Froggy's Grub and Pub is in their second year of the Thanksgiving meal event, serving those in need
Port Lavaca’s Depot Days feature local vendors and live music
Depot Days are on the third Saturday of every month, with new changes coming early next year to the event
Port Lavaca resident struggles to get home repaired after Hurricane Harvey
Linda Graham says she isn't satisfied with what that the Texas General Land Office offered her
One group wants to see LGBTQI books removed from Victoria Public Library
A former library board member says that removing the books would be an attack on the First Amendment
Victoria family still looking for justice after their catalytic converter is stolen
Laura Salazar says that months after the catalytic converter was stolen from the family car she's worried her case isn't going anywhere
UHV hosts Jaguar Day
The open house event is a day dedicated to prospective students and their families to tour the UHV campus and learn more about the university
Keep Victoria Beautiful Parkway neighborhood cleanup
Over 100 volunteers showed up to the neighborhood cleanup event