Education

Victoria ISD seeks feedback on potential rezoning

School district seeks feedback from community on potential rezoning based on demographic study

VICTORIA, Texas - The Victoria school district is seeking feedback from community members on re-drawing district lines. Victoria ISD Superintendent Quintin Shepherd spoke with a group of community…

VC offering HVAC, EPA Technician Certification courses

VICTORIA, Texas- Victoria College will offer an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Technician Certification course and two levels of Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) courses during the spring. The two-day EPA Technician Certification Course will be held on Jan. 28…

UHV to host Jaguar Day recruitment event

VICTORIA, Texas- The University of Houston Victoria is gearing up for its February 8th recruitment event. Jaguar Day gives prospective students the opportunity to explore the campus, learn about degree programs, campus life, financial aid, and housing. Events are held…

Hallettsville ISD closes all schools due to flu outbreak

HALLETTSVILLE, Texas- On the advice of doctors at Lavaca Medical Center, Hallettsville ISD Superintendent, Jo Ann Bludau, made the decision to close all schools in Hallettsville after multiple students were treated for flu and flu-like symptoms. As of right now…

High school students can shadow a business for a day

Crossroads area businesses listen up! What to better educate the workforce of tomorrow? Here is your chance thanks to the upcoming job shadowing day.

Crossroads area businesses listen up! What to better educate the workforce of tomorrow? Here is your chance thanks to the upcoming job shadowing day.

VC offering Millwright, Pipefitting courses

VICTORIA, Texas- Victoria College is offering Millwright and Pipefitting courses this spring. A Millwright Level 1/2 Combo Course will be offered on Mondays and Wednesdays, Feb. 10-June 15 from 6 to 10 p.m. The course will offer introductory and intermediate…

"Dixie" will no longer be Refugio ISD fight song

RISD held a special school board meeting Tuesday evening to vote on the future of their 'fight song'.

RISD held a special school board meeting Tuesday evening to vote on the future of their 'fight song'.

VC Foundation scholarships reached $1 million for 2018-19 academic year

VICTORIA, Texas- The Victoria College Foundation provided over $1 million in support for Victoria College students through scholarships for the 2018-19 academic year. The $1,013,484 total was an all-time high and benefitted 1,420 Victoria College students through scholarship support. Scholarship…

VC offering Computer Literacy class Feb. 11-27

VICTORIA, Texas- Victoria College will offer a Computer Literacy class on Tuesdays and Thursdays, Feb. 11-27 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. in Room 307 of the Conference & Education Center at VC’s Emerging Technology Complex. The cost for the class…