Coronavirus

Fourteen new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Refugio County

Fourteen new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Refugio County

REFUGIO, Texas - Fourteen new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed Sunday by emergency management officials in Refugio County. Refugio County has 113 active cases and 96 recovered patients.

Fourteen new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Victoria County

Fourteen new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Victoria County

VICTORIA,Texas-- The Victoria Health Department announced a new number of COVID-19 cases in Victoria County. The most recent count as of 2:30 pm today are 14 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County, with 21 newly recovered individuals. This brings…

Twenty new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Victoria

Twenty new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Victoria

VICTORIA, Texas - the Victoria County Health Department reported 20 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in the county. Officials are also reporting 2 newly recovered individuals. This brings the current total for Victoria County with 3,275 confirmed cases of COVID-19.

Victoria ISD to begin instruction remotely despite revised state legal guidance

Victoria ISD to begin instruction remotely despite revised state legal guidance

VICTORIA, Texas - New legal guidance by Attorney General of Texas Ken Paxton will not affect the Victoria ISD's plans to begin with remote learning on August 18th before returning to face-to-face instruction after Labor Day, as initially planned. “Education…

One new death, 65 new COVID cases in Victoria

VICTORIA, Texas - The Victoria County Public Health Department is reporting a COVID-19-related death in Victoria County. The patient, a female Victoria County resident in her 100’s, had been hospitalized in Victoria. To respect and honor the family, no further…

DeWitt county reports 13 new COVID-19 cases, 3 additional deaths

DEWITT COUNTY, Texas - County health officials are reporting 13 additional cases of the novel coronavirus and 55 additional recoveries since the last report. A majority of these new cases were tested at the government-sponsored testing center in Yorktown earlier…

Seventy-five new cases, 2 new COVID-19-related deaths in Victoria County

Seventy-five new cases, 2 new COVID-19-related deaths in Victoria County

FROM A NEWS RELEASE VICTORIA, Texas - The Victoria County Public Health Department is reporting two COVID-19-related deaths in Victoria County. The patients, a female Victoria County resident in her 70’s and a male Victoria County resident in his 70’s…

UHV staff member tests positive for COVID-19

Two other staff members have tested positive for COVID-19

VICTORIA, Texas- A third staff member in University of Houston-Victoria Facilities has tested positive for COVID-19 and is in quarantine. “We are taking these cases very seriously because our faculty, staff and students are our greatest assets,” UHV President Bob…

Walk-up COVID-19 testing site in Yoakum open until 4pm Thursday

No doctor's note necessary, free of charge

LAVACA COUNTY, Texas- As of Wednesday, July 29th, there are two confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Lavaca County. One case in Moulton and one case in Hallettsville. There are 64 total verified active cases in Lavaca County. [caption id="attachment_486157" align="alignleft"…

DeWitt county reports 70 new cases of COVID-19, 5 deaths

CUERO, Texas - County health officials are reporting 70 additional (confirmed) cases of the novel coronavirus and 60 additional recoveries since yesterday. A majority of these new cases were tested at the government-sponsored testing center in Yorktown earlier in July.…

2 deaths, 57 new COVID cases in Victoria

VICTORIA, Texas - The Victoria County Public Health Department is reporting two COVID-19-related deaths in Victoria County. The patients, two female Victoria County residents in their 90’s were hospitalized in Victoria. To respect and honor the families, no further personal…

League of Women Voters of Texas give improvements needed for voter safety

65% (166 out of 254 counties) provide a Vote By Mail link or voter education

AUSTIN, TX - The League of Women Voters of Texas conducted its sixth survey of Texas county websites in July 2020. This review was narrow in scope, focusing the information counties are providing voters regarding the impact of COVID-19 on…

Three more COVID-19 deaths reported in Victoria County

58 new confirmed cases in Victoria County

VICTORIA, Texas- The Victoria County Public Health Department is reporting three COVID-19-related deaths in Victoria County. The patients, a female Victoria County resident in her 60’s and…

Former VC student finding ways to remain in entertainment spotlight during pandemic

The professional actor and Victoria College alumnus was featured in the New York Times and Washington Post

VICTORIA, Texas- Staying at home didn’t mean actor Michael James Nuells had to stay out of the limelight. While isolating himself in his Las Vegas home during the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, the professional actor and Victoria College alumnus…