Coronavirus

Twelve new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County

There are 238 active cases of the novel coronavirus in Victoria County

VICTORIA, Texas - The Victoria County Public Health Department reported Saturday 12 new cases of COVID-19. As of 7:30 pm today, there are: 12 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 238 currently active cases of COVID-19 in Victoria…

A word from Superintendent Quintin Shepherd

Closing Thoughts: Honda and Yamaha Motorcycle Wars

The following article is provided by Superintendent Quintin Shepherd of the Victoria I.S.D. There is an interesting business school case study that is quickly becoming imminently applicable to Education as this pandemic endures. If you have never heard of the…

41 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County

262 currently active cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County

VICTORIA, Texas- The Victoria County Office of Emergency Management reports 41 new cases of COVID-19  and 262 current active cases in Victoria County. As of 6:00 pm Friday, there are: 41 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 262…

DeTar Family Medicine COVID-19 research saves lives

A clinical research study implemented in Honduras saved 4,000 lives with a standard and multi-mechanism approach.

VICTORIA, Texas - Currently, the numbers show over 1 million confirmed COVID-19 cases in Texas. The local medical community conducted an international coronavirus study in Honduras. Consequently, the treatment they practiced during their clinical research shows results of saving over…

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

261 currently active cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County

VICTORIA, Texas- The Victoria County Office of Emergency Management report 19 new cases of COVID-19 Thursday evening, and 261 active cases. As of 6:00 pm Thursday, there are: 19 new, confirmed…

CDC recommends against travel for Thanksgiving

Originally Published: 19 NOV 20 13:13 ET Updated: 19 NOV 20 14:01 ET By Maggie Fox, CNN (CNN) -- The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that Americans should not travel for Thanksgiving, and has posted updated guidelines…

Is it safe to travel for the holidays this year?

Should you travel for the holidays this year?

Originally Published: 10 OCT 20 09:06 ET Updated: 19 NOV 20 13:24 ET By Marnie Hunter, CNN (CNN) -- The end of the year is sneaking up, and people are weighing travel plans to join friends and family for the…

Victoria OEM reports another COVID-19-related death

The OEM also reports 28 newly recovered individuals

VICTORIA, Texas- The Victoria County Public Health Department reports another COVID-19-related death in Victoria County. The patient, a 60-year-old man from Victoria County, had been hospitalized in Victoria. To respect and…

Citizens Hospital set to receive COVID-19 vaccine in a few weeks

Trials demonstrate 90% efficacy with vaccine

VICTORIA, Texas- Citizens Hospital is preparing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. The trials that have been performed show about a 90 percent chance to reduce COVID-19 symptoms. The State of Texas is working with healthcare providers in our region to…

Samaritan's Purse operation Christmas child campaign

Samaritan's Purse operation Christmas child annual campaign is still possible this year.

VICTORIA, Texas - Samaritan's purse is requesting for churches and families to pack more shoebox gifts than ever before for Operation Christmas Child. They want to make sure millions of children…