Elections

Trump suggests delaying November election

POTUS fears foreign meddling

WASHINGTON- President Donald Trump on Thursday questioned whether the 2020 presidential election should potentially be postponed, claiming it could be ripe for fraud. The president, tweeting the suggestion this morning. One he has no power to enforce. The tweet sent…

Justin Marr sworn in as new Victoria County Sheriff

VICTORIA, Texas- The swearing in of Sheriff-Elect Justin Marr took place Monday afternoon at DeLeon Plaza. Local leaders welcomed Marr to his new position, filling in a seat empty since February. Applause followed the…

2020 Primary Runoff Election- official results

18.82% of registered voters cast their ballots

VICTORIA, Texas-Tuesday is voting day for the Primary Run-Off Elections. As of 10:07 p.m. Tuesday the official results are in. A total of 6,990 ballots were cast by mail and in early voting out of 55,342 registered voters-  which is…

2020 Primary Run Off Elections

July 14th is voting day, polls open until 7 p.m.

VICTORIA, Texas- Tuesday is voting day for the Primary Run-Off Elections. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. We will update this article throughout the day until all results are official. We are covering the following races:…

Governor activates National Guard and postpones runoff primary elections in response to COVID-19 threat

Governor Abbott issuing three proclamations affecting the Texas National Guard, runoff elections scheduled for May 26th, and healthcare for incarcerated Texans

AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott issued three proclamations that affect the Texas National Guard, incarcerated Texans in TDCJ facilities, and the runoff primary elections scheduled for May 26th. On March 17th, Governor Abbott activated the Texas National Guard "to be…

Democrat running for Tax Assessor-Collector in November

VICTORIA, Texas- The Republican Tax Assessor collector runoff is on May 26th and it's between Ashley Hernandez and David Hagan. The winner will face Democrat, Jane Bernal. Last week Hernandez and Hagan spoke about why they would be the best…

Port Lavaca City Manager announces retirement

PORT LAVACA, Texas- In Port Lavaca, City Manager, Bill Dilibero, announced his retirement Monday after council members during an executive session. Dilibero was named city manager in April 2018. He is the second city manager that the coastal city has…

Long lines frustrate Houston voters in black neighborhoods

HOUSTON (AP) - Hourslong lines frustrated voters in Houston as they tried to cast ballots in Texas' Democratic primary. Ahmed King said he went to four usual polling places in his predominantly African-American neighborhood before voting 15 miles (24 kilometers)…

Incumbent County Commissioner Gary Burns takes lead

Results are still unofficial

VICTORIA, Texas- On Super Tuesday Gary Burns, County Commissioner for Precinct 3, attended Geanie Morrison's watch party. Burns took the lead with 58% of the votes early in the race. All results are unofficial as of 11 p.m. Tuesday. He…

Close race for Victoria County Sheriff

VICTORIA, Texas- Victoria County Sheriff race with four candidates wrapped up with a close count between Dale Fowler (44%) and Justin Marr (43%). Both candidates with decades of law enforcement experience. All results are unofficial as of 11 p.m. Tuesday.…

Final election results released at one in the morning

At long last...

VICTORIA, Texas- Update: At long last the Victoria Elections released the official election results at 12:59 a.m. Wednesday morning. These are the official numbers for he primaries. Click here to see how the races finished. Update: As of 10:08 p.m.…

2020 Primary Election Results-Official

Official results

VICTORIA, Texas- Update 3/4/2020: Editor's Note. For clarification the County Constable race states that Vicente Flores, Jr. is the incumbent candidate. This is incorrect. The incumbent Constable is not running for reelection (Gary Smejkal). Flores, Jr. was unopposed in the…