Holidays

City of Victoria closings for Independence Day observance

Closures begin Friday

VICTORIA, Texas- All nonemergency offices at the City of Victoria will close Friday, July 3, in observance of Independence Day. The Victoria Public Library will be closed Friday, July 3, and Saturday, July 4. The compost site and the landfill…

Sen. Cornyn to file bill making Juneteenth Federal holiday

WASHINGTON – Today U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) announced he will soon introduce a bipartisan bill to make Juneteenth a federal holiday.  Currently, Juneteenth is celebrated by 47 states, including Texas, and the District of Columbia. “One of the most defining…

Aero Crafters to host 4th of July party

Tables to be 6ft. apart to encourage social distancing

VICTORIA, Texas- Aero Crafters will host their second annual Fourth of July party on Saturday, July 4th. Guests can expect a food truck with a special…

'Valiant Women of the Vote': theme for Women's History Month 2020

International Women's Day is March 8th

March is Women's History  Month. This celebration began in 1978 with a seven-day celebration of women's contributions to culture, history an society organized by the school district in Sonoma, California. In 1981 it became nationally recognized when Congress passed Public Law…

McDonald’s Declares March 2nd National Egg McMuffin Day

Giving Away Free Sandwiches to Celebrate

McDonald’s is making sure breakfast fans don't kick off March with a “case of the Mondays.” Fifty years after its debut, the Egg McMuffin is receiving a grand celebration: a national holiday.  The global franchise is declaring Monday March 2nd…

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…

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: 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 Bachelorettes

VICTORIA, Texas--- If you're interested in reading about Carolina Astrain click here to read the article. If you're interested in reading about Tania Tchalikian click here to read the article. If…

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…

Meet Victoria's Most Eligible Bachelorette: Carolina Astrain

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

VICTORIA, Texas- It's the month of love and romance. Valentine's Day will see nine million Americans propose and will see a 20% rise in usage on the dating app Tinder. People are clearly looking for love, and once they…

Meet Victoria's Most Eligible Bachelorette: Queenie Callis

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

VICTORIA, Texas- On the eve of Valentine's Day cupid is polishing his arrows and romantics the world over are hoping to shoot their shot. There are 115 million single adults over 18 years in the US in 2016, according…

What’s the best sweet for your sweet? Waitr delivers your answer

Popular food delivery app lists its customer favorites

VICTORIA, Texas - Valentine’s Day has historically been one of the busiest nights of the year for the restaurant on-demand platform Waitr (usually #1 or #2 for the year). It’s pretty easy to see why - instead of eating shoulder-to-shoulder with…

VC honoring Black History Month with events in February

Victoria College will honor Black History Month with several events in February, including three lectures and a free movie at VC’s Student Center.

VICTORIA, Texas- Victoria College will honor Black History Month with several events in February, including three lectures and a free movie at VC’s Student Center. “Victoria College’s Student Life Department and the Black Student Union have coordinated several events to…