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Keep Victoria beautiful needs volunteers

Help keep Victoria beautiful

VICTORIA, Texas - This upcoming Saturday, Sept. 25, Keep Victoria Beautiful is having their fall city cleanup event. On average the local non-profit organization tries preserving the city's natural beauty. Consequently…

Victoria teen competes in barbecue contest again

Competition lasts all weekend

VICTORIA, Texas - This weekend Layton Shadle is competing in a barbecue contest again. He's following in the same footsteps as his father Robert Shadle, who's previously competed in…

City leaders assure local residents their voice is being heard

A town hall meeting gives residents the opportunity to share their opinions on the animal ordinance

VICTORIA, Texas - On Tuesday, Sept. 14, local citizens attended a town hall meeting at the Community Annex Center. During the town hall meeting, residents and local leaders discussed the City's animal ordinance. Local residents had the opportunity to share…

Point Comfort plastics company owes millions

Formosa Plastics Corporation violates Clean Air Act

POINT COMFORT, Texas - Formosa Plastics Corporation in Port Lavaca is paying $2.85 million for violating the Chemical Accident Prevention Provisions of the Clean Air…

Pam Health honors first responders with appreciation drive thru lunch

First Responders received appreciation lunch from Pam Health employees

VICTORIA, Texas - On Thursday, Sept. 16, Pam Health employees provided first responders with a drive thru lunch. The event happened from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., where first responders got a free lunch via drive thru at Pam Health…

Nissan and Honda of Victoria to host Stuff the Truck

The dealerships are accepting donations for Hurricane Ida victims through Sept. 11

VICTORIA, Texas - Nissan and Honda of Victoria are asking for your help to Stuff the Truck. The dealerships are hosting an event, Stuff the Truck,…

City Council: Concerned pet owners speak out against proposed animal ordinance

Several concerned citizens spoke out against the proposed animal ordinance at the Special City Council meeting.

VICTORIA, Texas - On Tuesday, Aug. 31, the Victoria City Council held a special meeting. During their meeting, they continued their open discussion about the animal related city code ordinance. This proposal included code section 4-32, which limits the number…

DeWitt announces headliners for Weekend in Old DeWitt festival

Organizers are preparing for a free, family-friendly event called Das Zwielichts Fest, also known as Weekend in Olde DeWitt

CUERO, Texas - On Saturday, September 25, DeWitt County is having its "Weekend in Olde De Witt" festival. The event starts at 7 p.m. with an opening act from the Tanners of the Dr. Bushrod and their Medicine show at…

TxDOT recommends drivers to be safe, drive smart for new school year

Many more kids are going to be walking and riding their bikes to school this month, here are some tips TxDOT offers for all drivers out on the road.

VICTORIA, Texas - As the new academic year continues for kids, everyone is responsible for keeping children safe while on their way to and…

Calhoun I.S.D. implements new Jump Start Program, amidst pandemic

While the first day back might cause some anxiety among parents and students, Calhoun ISD remains prepared with a new accelerated learning program.

CALHOUN, Texas - Administrators at Hope High School in the Calhoun County I.S.D. are starting the year off on the right foot. Teachers, administrators, and staff are…

Students and administrators weigh in on the first day of school

Calhoun ISD started their academic year on Wednesday, August 11, and they are eager to be back in the classroom.

CALHOUN, Texas - Many students are still looking forward to their first day of school, despite the unease of the delta variant and how it can affect the normal classroom learning experience. According to Assistant Superintendent Kelly Taylor, they are…

Republican Women of Yoakum to host meeting on Thursday

The Republican Women of Yoakum meeting will feature guest speaker Weston Martinez and address a recent uptick in sex trafficking cases in Texas.

YOAKUM, Texas - The Republican Women of Yoakum will host a meeting on Thursday, August 11, at 6:30 p.m, at the Yoakum Community Center. The three counties underneath…

Texans take advantage of tax free weekend

Shoppers will save about $107 million dollars

VICTORIA, Texas - On Friday, August 6, Greg Abbott urges Texans to take advantage of the first day of tax free weekend. The Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts estimates…

Port O'Connor shoreline cleanup event needs volunteers and boats

This year's annual shoreline clean up in Port O'Connor is still happening, they need more volunteers and boats to help cleanup all the leftover plastics in the water.

PORT O' CONNOR, Texas - On Saturday, September 18, the San Antonio Bay Partnership will have their annual shoreline cleanup. Allan Berger enjoys fishing, swimming, and sailing…

Day of the Dead website launches for festival happening this year

On Thursday, July 1, UHV's Latino faculty and staff association officially launches a website for the many events they plan to revolve around this holiday.

VICTORIA, Texas - The Victoria Art League, UHV's Latino Faculty and Staff Association, and other businesses are teaming up for a Día de los Muertos…