Coronavirus

48 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 7.44% as of Sunday

VICTORIA, Texas- The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 48 new cases of COIVD-19 Monday evening. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Monday evening, there are: 48 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 173 currently active…

CDC chief discusses mask wearing for unvaccinated people

Following last week's updated guidance

Originally Published: 16 MAY 21 11:44 ET Updated: 16 MAY 21 12:39 ET By Chandelis Duster and Naomi Thomas, CNN (CNN) -- Dr. Rochelle Walensky, director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said Sunday that people have…

20 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County

There are 186 active cases in Victoria County

VICTORIA, Texas - The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 20 new cases of COVID-19 Friday afternoon. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Friday afternoon, there are: 20 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 185 currently…

An update on Calhoun County's fight against COVID-19

Vaccine Day

CALHOUN, Texas - Looking back to February 2020, when the the first COVID-19 case was confirmed at the Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, the pandemic started impacting all Texans. Soon, wearing a mask in public became mandatory for…

Vaccine Day at 25 News Now was a success

The Johnson & Johnson and Pfizer vaccines were administered

VICTORIA, Texas - It was Vaccine Day today at 25 News Now. From 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at The Victoria Television Group, located at 3808 N. Navarro St., hosted a mobile vaccine distribution site for our viewers. The…

Vaccinated Americans, go wild!

Let's normalize loosing the mask and loosing the distance between one another

Originally Published: 13 MAY 21 18:23 ET Analysis by Zachary B. Wolf, CNN (CNN) -- This feels like the Covid version of VJ day. The US government, previously criticized for its slow-moving updates to mask and social distance guidance, went…

15 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 6.61% as of Wednesday

VICTORIA, Texas- The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 15 new cases of COIVD-19 Thursday evening. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Thursday evening, there are: 15 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 192 currently active…

The Victoria County Public Health Department plans to partner with the Texas Department of State Health Services to offer mobile COVID-19 vaccination clinics

Businesses interested can call the COVID-19 hotline at 1-888-966-5640 to register for a moblie clinic

VICTORIA, Texas -The Victoria County Public Health Department is partnering with the Texas Department of State Health Services to offer mobile vaccination clinics to businesses that are interested. Businesses that have more than 20+ employees that are interested in receiving…

Pfizer vaccine is now available at Vaccine Day here at 25 News Now

Come out and get your shot

VICTORIA, Texas - The Texas Intrastate Fire Mutual Aid System (TIFMAS) is now here with the two-shot Pfizer Covid-19 vaccination, available to the 12-year-olds and older. TIFMAS arrived at 1 p.m. with the vaccines and will be here until 7 p.m.…