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Habitat for Humanity builds home, host opening ceremony with VPD

On Thursday, June 17, Maressa Gamez moves into her new home.

VICTORIA, Texas - Previously, Maressa Gamez, was renting a mobile home and paying her own bills. After taking a chance and applying with the Golden Crescent Habitat for Humanity. As a single mother with three children, Gamez can't wait for…

Crossroads car show rounds up a lively crowd with over 50 on display

Nearly 50 cars were entered in the first area car show at the Victoria mall parking lot.

VICTORIA, Texas - Earlier today there was a special Crossroads Car Show at the Victoria mall parking lot.  With many different car dealers like Victory KIA, Buick, and G.M.C. The event started at…

Two Victoria I.S.D. schools to get safer sidewalks

After receiving complaints about street quality, city leaders and the V.I.S.D. are working together to implement a sidewalk project.

VICTORIA, Texas - A town hall at the Victoria Community Center allowed city leaders to discuss a proposed sidewalk project, which is a part of the city's 2035…

Liberty Academy graduation ceremony leaves parents really proud

The graduation ceremony at Memorial stadium for Liberty Academy's students was worth the wait.

VICTORIA, Texas - Liberty Academy is a school in the V.I.S.D district where kids who have fallen behind on high school credits can attend to receive more one-on-one learning…

Victoria I.S.D. announces teachers of year

On Thursday, April 15, V.I.S.D announced their teachers of the year and rewarded them with a reverse parade, along with small presents.

VICTORIA, Texas - Victoria I.S.D. announced their campus teachers of the year and the two candidates who will advance onto Region 3 teacher of the year for their respective grade…

Christ's Kitchen's food drive, still happening this weekend

Christ's Kitchen is having a canned food drive on Saturday, April 17, from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 pm., they prefer vegetable canned goods.

VICTORIA, Texas - As many people gathered for Deputy Sheriff David Castillo's recent memorial on Sunday, April 11. The deceased officer's family has partnered with Christ's Kitchen…

Vietnam veteran receives a surprise parade for his birthday

Ray Warren Windham has survived for more than six weeks in hospice care and his family celebrated his birthday with a parade.

VICTORIA, Texas - Another event that happened on Sunday, April 11, was a parade honoring a local Vietnam veteran. Ray Warren Windham was in the army for…

How to handle foxes crawling onto your yard

After the winter storm, many foxes might crawl around your yard, here's what to do.

VICTORIA, Texas - Recently Michael Montelongo, local resident, noticed foxes coming up to his front yard after the winter storm. He is sure they are looking for food,…

One act of kindness remains a mystery

A local resident finds a hand crafted gift on his driveway and wants to thank them for it.

VICTORIA, Texas - One day Jerry Fortenberry, local resident, stepped out to get the morning newspaper. However, this time he noticed a small piece of concrete in front…

Victoria College's new exhibit features sculptures

VICTORIA, Texas - Victoria College Fine Arts Gallery exhibition features sculptures from faculty and graduate students at the Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. The free artwork exhibit will go on until April 8 and is freely open to the public. “This…

The V.I.S.D. and Atzenhoffer team up to reward their teachers

V.I.S.D. teachers and staff will be rewarded with the opportunity to drive a truck provided by Atzenhoffer car dealership.

VICTORIA, Texas - On Friday, March 26, Dr. Quintin Shepherd rewarded Mrs. Carrie Michaelis, Chandler Elementary's P.E. aid, with a truck to drive for 30 days. According to the district, they are teaming up with Atzenhoffer car dealership to help…

Tips on conserving energy during polar plunge

Here are some tips on how to conserve power, energy, and water during the winter storm.

VICTORIA, Texas - We are all experiencing the winter storm, also known as polar plunge, on a national level. As power outages go on, here are some tips to help you conserve energy, and help prevent a second outage when…

Christ's Kitchen and Mother Cluckers Flea Market honors Kevin Garza

Christ Kitchen is flattered to have Mother Cluckers help them out with a food drive to honor the life of Kevin Garza.

VICTORIA, Texas - On Friday, Feb. 6, there will be a food drive honoring the memory of Kevin James Garza. Garza was a victim of a hit and run in Bloomington, while he was walking to school, and passed away.…

Nave Museum exhibiting J. Howard's artwork

Our local Nave Museum is currently exhibiting J. Howard's drawings until March 7th.

  VICTORIA, Texas - Right now the Nave Museum has a new exhibit of drawings from J. Howard, her drawings are really intricate, vivid, and life-like. Taking a glance at…

Why does the Moderna vaccine require two doses?

Now more people are receiving the vaccine, here's an explanation for Pfizer's and Moderna Vaccine requiring two of them.

VICTORIA, Texas - Many cities in Texas finally have access to covid-19 vaccines. Our second vaccine clinic took place on Thursday, Jan. 29, at the Victoria…