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The last slice: Remembering Halepaska's Bakery

While the bakery is closed their legacy will live on in kitchens around the Crossroads

VICTORIA, Texas- Newscenter 25 was the first to report on Sunday, April 26th about Halepaska’s permanently closing its doors after almost 70 years of service. Halepaska’s Bakery has…

Healthcare Hero: Rachel Hernandez

Healthcare Hero: Rachel Hernandez

VICTORIA, Texas - Before COVID-19 was named a worldwide pandemic, Victoria resident Rachel Hernandez was planning on getting married to her fiancé this month in April. Adjustments have been difficult but…

Healthcare Heroes: Dr. Anupamjeet Sekhon

Healthcare Heroes: Dr. Anupamjeet Sekhon

VICTORIA, Texas - The Coronavirus pandemic has many people working from home, for the last few weeks Dr. Anupamjeet Sekhon has been taking telehealth calls from her apartment to help…

Healthcare Heroes: Dr. Jennifer Gonzales

Healthcare Heroes is a series recognizing those battling COVID-19 at the front lines

CUERO, Texas - Several counties in the region have either implemented a stay at home order in response to COVID-19 but there are those who are unable to stay home…

Stylist remains open for regulars amid COVID-19 crisis

Stylist remains open for regulars amid COVID-19 crisis

VICTORIA, Texas - Governor Greg Abbott signed an executive order Thursday to close all restaurants, bars, food courts and gyms through April 3rd, effective 11:59 p.m. Friday.…

VC’s Academy of Lifelong Learning tops 300 members

VICTORIA, Texas- Victoria College’s Academy of Lifelong Learning has reached a historic milestone. The member-driven Academy of Lifelong Learning, which was created in the fall of 2012, has surpassed the 300-mark in enrollment for the first time. “We are so…

IHOP aims to raise $4M for Children's Miracle Network

National Pancake Day about more than flapjacks

VICTORIA, Texas- Wake up and smell the pancakes. Tuesday was National Pancake Day, and IHOP continued their tradition of offering a free short stack of buttermilk pancakes. Donations collected benefit Children's Miracle…

VC’s Lyceum Lecture Series to feature former chess champion

VICTORIA, Texas- Victoria College’s 2019-20 Lyceum Lecture Series will continue on Monday, March 2 with Susan Polgár, the first female to earn a Men’s Grandmaster chess title, speaking at 12:30 p.m. at VC’s Sports Center. Polgár won the Women’s World…

The life of Emmy Saenz: Part II

Victoria woman beating the odds as quadriplegic

 VICTORIA, Texas- On a cool and crisp winter morning, while Emmy Saenz was still fast asleep, her mother, Rosemary Bazan, invited me into their home to be a fly on the wall for a day. A few months after…

The life of Emmy Saenz: Part I

20- year- old learns new life as a quadriplegic

VICTORIA, Texas- Meet Emmy Saenz. Like other young adults her age, she loves to hang out with friends, curate her own style, and explore her independence. All of that…

#EmmyStrong: The Road to Recovery Part II

Part II of Emmy Saenz's Road to Recovery

VICTORIA, Texas - For the last few months we've been following 20-year-old Emmy Saenz's road to recovery after she survived a wreck that changed her life forever. Months…

Special Coverage: Emmy Saenz

Here's a look at our coverage of Emmy Saenz, a 20-year-old Victoria woman who is adjusting to life as a quadriplegic

VICTORIA, Texas - Emmy Saenz, a 20-year-old Victoria resident, is adjusting to life as a quadriplegic after a four-vehicle wreck in October, 2019 changed her life forever. Here's a look at our coverage of Saenz's recovery process as well as…

#EmmyStrong: The Road to Recovery Part I

Part I of Emmy Saenz's Road to Recovery

VICTORIA, Texas - Emmy Saenz was on her way to work when a vehicle seemingly coming out of nowhere and struck and hit the car she was driving.…

Valentine's Day Bouquet with Geno

Join Sunrise anchor Geno Perez as he creates a floral arrangement with McAdams floral

VICTORIA, Texas- For Valentine's Day our Geno Perez created a beautiful bouquet of flowers with the help of local floral shop, McAdams Floral. Watch at how much time and work goes…

Meet Victoria's Most Eligible Bachelor's

VICTORIA, Texas-- If you're interested in reading about Timothy Windoskey please click here to read the article. If you're interested in reading about Geno Perez please click here to read the…

Meet Victoria's Most Eligible Bachelor: Mark Morales

This Valentine's Day we're doing a series on Victoria's most eligible

VICTORIA, Texas- People in the U.S. and Canada have lost almost $1 billion to online dating scammers and "catfishers" over the past three years, according to a 2018 study by the Better Business Bureau. The next subject in our…

Meet Victoria's Most Eligible Bachelor: Timothy Windoskey

This Valentine's Day we're doing a series on Victoria's most eligible

VICTORIA, Texas- Honesty, trust, and good humor. These are some of the most popular traits we love to look for in potential romantic partners. But what is Timothy Windoskey looking for? Continuing our Most Eligible series we meet another…

Meet Victoria's Most Eligible Bachelor: Geno Perez

This Valentine's Day we're doing a series on Victoria's most eligible

VICTORIA, Texas- On average men spend about $2.2 billion more than women on Valentine's Day gifts and activities. According to Finder.com men spend about $26. 1 billion whereas women spend approximately $23.9 billion. Geno Perez, the next subject in…

Meet Victoria's Most Eligible Bachelorette: Tania Tchalikian

This Valentine's Day we're doing a series on Victoria's most eligible

VICTORIA, Texas- $50 billion. That's the amount of money Americans are predicted to spend on Valentine's Day in 2020. This figure combines $19.2 billion on gifts and $30.7 billion on activities. Hopefully, you already know who you will be…