Health

Don’t ignore difficult feelings during COVID-19

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. A psychologist offers advice on how to deal with the gamut of emotions we’re feeling in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, many of us are experiencing a gamut of emotions. According to Cleveland Clinic’s Scott Bea, PsyD, when a community is faced with a crisis, different people react in different ways. Some become particularly…

Cuero Regional Hospital EMS receives American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline EMS Gold Plus Recognition Award for 2020

The award is for implementing quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients who experience severe heart attacks

CUERO, Texas -  Cuero Regional Hospital EMS has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Gold Plus Award for 2020. The award is for implementing quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients who experience severe heart attacks. Cuero Regional…

COVID-19 survivor says "COVID-19 isn't a death sentence"

After quarantine, Gomez is getting used to life after COVID-19

VICTORIA, Texas - COVID-19 has plagued the U.S. for months now and one resident in the crossroads area has tested positive for COVID-19 but has recovered and now he's trying to get back…

Lavaca County ends COVID-19 disaster declaration

LAVACA COUNTY, Texas- Friday afternoon Lavaca County Judge Keith Mudd signed an order to terminate the COVID-19 County Disaster Declaration. The order was issued on March 13, 2020. Lavaca County, Texas Office of Emergency Management has worked tirelessly to keep…

Victoria Partnership Meeting to take place June 2nd

Partnership on Tuesday resumes June 2nd

VICTORIA, Texas -- After a hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it was announced Friday that Victoria Partnership Meetings will resume early next month. The first official meeting will take place at the Welder Center on June 2nd at 7:30…

Governor Abbott to expand COVID-19 testing to all state hospitals

Including state supported living centers

AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today directed the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) to expand COVID-19 testing to all patients, residents, and staff at the 23 state-operated inpatient psychiatric hospitals and living centers throughout Texas. "By expanding widespread…

Live interview with Governor Abbott to air on Ch. 25 at 6pm

Submit your questions for the Governor

VICTORIA, Texas- A live interview with Governor Abbott will air on Channel 25 Thursday at 6 p.m. Newscenter 25's Don Brubaker will be one on one with the Governor. If you would like to submit a question for us to…

Governor Abbott announces phase two to open Texas

AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott Monday announced the second phase of the State of Texas' ongoing plan to safely and strategically open Texas while minimizing the spread of COVID-19. Under Phase II, restaurants may increase their occupancy to 50% and…

Child vaccine rates drop amid COVID-19 pandemic

As families are abiding by statewide ‘stay-at-home’ measures, national data is showing that many children are missing out on crucial vaccines. According to Kimberly Giuliano, M.D., of Cleveland Clinic Children’s, experts believe COVID-19 fears are likely keeping many parents from…

Governor Abbott will make an announcement on Texas re-opening

AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott will make an announcement regarding Texas' continued safe and strategic opening on Monday, May 18th at 2:00 PM at the State Capitol. Over the last several week's Governor Abbott has taken precautionary steps to reopen…