Holidays

Governor Abbott serves Thanksgiving meals to Operation Lone Star members

'Texas is thankful for the tireless commitment and selfless service of our brave DPS troopers and Texas National Guard members'

AUSTIN, Texas – On Tuesday, Nov. 22, Governor Greg Abbott served meals to Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) troopers and Texas National Guard members stationed on the border over Thanksgiving for Operation Lone Star (OLS) in Edinburg. The Governor…

City closures for the Thanksgiving holiday

All nonemergency city offices will close on Thursday and Friday

VICTORIA, Texas - All nonemergency city offices, including the Victoria Public Library, will close Thursday, Nov. 24 and Friday, Nov. 25, for the Thanksgiving holiday. On Wednesday, Nov. 23, the library will close early at 5:30 p.m. Riverside Golf Course…

Here is a look at City closures for Veterans Day observance

All nonemergency offices will close on Friday, Nov. 11

VICTORIA, Texas - On Friday, Nov. 11, all nonemergency offices will close in observance of Veterans Day. The following offices and businesses will close: the Victoria Public Library nonemergency City offices The following services and locations will remain open: The…

Victoria Police Department's Blue Santa toy drive returns this year

The toy drive will take place at Target on Nov. 18

VICTORIA, Texas - The Victoria Police Department will host its third annual Target toy drive on Friday, Nov. 18. The toy drive will provide gifts for Region 3's Early Childhood Intervention program and Toys for Tots. Residents can drop off…

Why we celebrate Labor Day and the meaning behind it

Labor Day

Originally Published: 05 SEP 22 05:26 ET By Zoe Sottile, CNN (CNN) -- You probably associate Labor Day with sales, family barbecues and the unofficial end of summer. For most Americans, the long weekend is a much-needed opportunity to…

Here is a look at City closures for the observance of Labor Day

Nonemergency offices will close

VICTORIA, Texas - On Monday, Sept. 5, all nonemergency offices at the City of Victoria will close in observance of Labor Day. Closures: nonemergency city offices the Victoria Public Library the compost site Open: the landfill Riverside Golf Course Garbage,…

City closures for Independence Day observance

All nonemergency officers will close

VICTORIA, Texas - All nonemergency offices at the City of Victoria will close on Monday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day. Here is a list of closures/openings on July 4: The Victoria Public Library will be closed. The compost…

What to expect on Community Crossroads

VICTORIA, Texas - Here's a look at what you can expect to see on Community Crossroads this weekend. We hear from Golden Crescent Habitat for Humanity, the City of…

Parks & Recreation to host Fourth of July celebration

Celebration will feature a car show, live music and more

VICTORIA, Texas - The City of Victoria Parks & Recreation will host its annual Fourth of July celebration on July 4 at the Victoria Community Center grounds. The celebration will feature a car show, live music, a cornhole tournament and…

City closures for Memorial Day observance

All nonemergency offices will close

VICTORIA, Texas - On Monday, May 30, all nonemergency offices at the City of Victoria will close in observance of Memorial Day. The following offices will close: the Victoria Public Library; the compost site; the landfill will close early at…

City of Victoria closings for Presidents Day

All non-emergency City of Victoria offices to close

VICTORIA, Texas - All non-emergency offices at the City of Victoria will close on Monday, Feb. 21, in observance of Presidents Day. The Victoria Public Library will close early at 5 p.m. Scheduled automated garbage, curbside recycling, yard waste and/or…

City of Victoria closures for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

All non-emergency City of Victoria offices to close

VICTORIA, Texas - All non-emergency City of Victoria offices will close on Monday, Jan. 17, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The Victoria Public Library will open but close early at 5 p.m. On Monday, the city will…

New Years Eve traffic safety tips

VICTORIA, TEXAS - A TxDot study analysis shows that in 2019 there were over 24,000 DUI-alcohol related traffic crashes in the state during the holiday season. As a result those…

25 News Now thanks you for sharing your precious fur baby pictures

Here is a look at some of the pictures shared with us over the holiday season

VICTORIA, Texas - Many of you shared your fur baby pictures with 25 News Now, and we thank you. Your pictures brought smiles to each and every one of our faces during the holiday season. Here are some pictures…

Driscoll offers “Holiday Spectacular” on video

You can watch the video by clicking on the link

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The holiday season is an important time for families, patients and staff in the Outpatient Rehabilitation Department at Driscoll Children's Hospital. For many years, they have celebrated the season with the Holiday Spectacular. During this traditional…