Don Brubaker

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Don Brubaker has been sports director at Newscenter 25 since August, 1984. This Houston native came to Victoria after four and a half years working in the sports department at KPRC-TV in Houston. Before graduating from the University of Houston Don also worked in the sports departments of the Houston Post and KPRC radio. While at KAVU, Don has won state awards for his sportscasting from the Texas Girls Coaches Association and by the Associated Press.

In 2010, Don received the sports award from the African-American Chamber Of Commerce of Victoria. In 2011, Don received state Sportswriter of the Year honors from TAPPS. In that same year Don and “Friday Football Fever” were featured in “Texas High School Football: More Than The Game”, a special exhibit at the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum in Austin. In 2012, Don received the golf media excellence award from the Southern Texas PGA. Don and his wife, Cecilia, have two grandsons, Nick and Luke.

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Victoria County Public Health Department COVID-19 vaccine Mega-Hub plans

Only one Victoria County mega-hub scheduled next week

Salvation Army of Victoria Family Store off to big restart

Store has made $50,000 in just over two months

How the Salvation Army of Victoria helps our community

This is National Salvation Army Week

40 new COVID-19 cases in Victoria County Monday

193 active cases in the county

VISD plans full high school graduation ceremonies

Graduations start May 27

Victoria County COVID-19 vaccine first dose mini-hub

349 people received vaccines there today

14 new COVID-19 cases in Victoria County Tuesday

8,328 have recovered in Victoria County

Victoria County COVID-19 vaccine second dose mega-hub

2300 vaccines slated to be administered

Parts of Riverside Park closed due to high water

Some parts may reopen Tuesday

Victoria County new COVID-19 cases rise in April

190 case rise over March

Victoria Regional Airport gets Federal COVID-19 grant

Airport to receive $57,162

21 new COVID-19 cases in Victoria County Friday

8,275 have recovered in the county

Dog bite causes serious bodily injury in Crescent Valley

Victoria Animal Control investigating dog bite

Victoria County to host COVID-19 vaccine micro-hub

First dose clinic next at Dr. Pattie Dodson Public Health Department building

Ninth Victoria County COVID-19 vaccine second dose mega-hub

Two more second dose mega-hub clinics left in Victoria

Strong numbers for last day of early voting in Victoria County

806 voted in person on last day of early voting for May 1 election

Early voting in Victoria County Friday

3,403 early votes cast

14 new COVID-19 cases in Victoria County Friday

158 active cases in Victoria County

315 early votes tallied Thursday in Victoria County

2,872 early votes cast in the first four days

Victoria County early voting numbers for Wednesday

2,557 early votes in the first three days

Tuesday early voting totals in Victoria for May 1 election

1,614 early votes cast Tuesday

Victoria County COVID-19 vaccine second dose mega-hub

2,600 Moderna second doses were scheduled to be administered

Early voting begins for Victoria May 1 election

213 people voted early Monday

No COVID-19 vaccines going to Victoria County Public Health Department next week

Vaccines are going to Cuero, Hallettsville

Final Victoria County COVID-19 vaccine mega-hub on Thursday

3500 Moderna vaccines were available

Salvation Army Family Store has big return from pandemic

State made $28,000 in sales in March

Victoria Fire Department ending vaccines for homebound seniors program

More than 500 COVID-19 vaccines provided through program

Victoria County COVID-19 vaccine second dose mega-hub

Around 2900 vaccines administered Tuesday

State sending more COVID-19 vaccines to Victoria region

2,000 going to Victoria County Public Health Department

14 new COVID-19 cases in Victoria County Friday

131 Victoria County active cases

13 new COVID-19 cases in Victoria County Thursday

136 active COVID-19 cases in the county

21 new COVID-19 cases in Victoria County Wednesday

131 Victoria County active cases

Victoria County COVID-19 new case numbers drop in March

New cases drop by 250 in one month.

26 new COVID-19 cases reported in Victoria County Tuesday

115 active COVID-19 cases in the county

Victoria County COVID-19 second shot vaccine mega-hub

Up to 2700 people getting second dose today

23 new COVID-19 cases reported in Victoria County Monday

98 active cases in Victoria County

More COVID-19 vaccines heading to the Crossroads

2,000 going to Victoria County Public Health Department

Victoria County COVID-19 Vaccine Mega-Hub

3,000 Moderna first dose vaccines scheduled to be administered

Victoria County COVID-19 vaccine second dose mega-hub

2,000 COVID-19 second shots administered

Area COVID-19 vaccine details for next week

2,000 more vaccines heading to Victoria