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Drive-by shooting leaves one person injured

Shooting occurred just southwest of Will Rogers Park

VICTORIA, Texas - Victoria Police Department is investigating a drive-by shooting. It happened last night in the 2300 block of North Levi just southwest of Will Rogers Park. According to authorities, someone fired at a vehicle. One person inside the…

BREAKING NEWS: Update on shooting at local residence

All leads are being pursued at this time in this ongoing investigation

VICTORIA, Texas - On Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021 at approximately 6:54 p.m., Victoria Police Department officers responded to a residence in the 700 block of E. Airline Road in reference to a shots-fired call. When officers arrived, two men were…

Major crash on Navarro and Crestwood

Avoid area due to traffic backed up

VICTORIA, Texas - Friday afternoon emergency workers responded to a major crash at Navarro and Crestwood in Victoria. The wreck caused traffic to back up.…

Programs available in the Crossroads as unemployment benefits end

The Texas Workforce Commission website says extended benefits payments stopped the week ending Sept. 11.

VICTORIA, Texas - Many jobless Texans stopped receiving extended unemployment benefits due to a decrease in the unemployment rate. According to the Texas Workforce Commission website, extended benefits payments stopped the week ending Sept. 11. If this affects you or…

It has been five years. Bloomington hit-and-run case remains unsolved.

"On September 27, it will be five years of him being home in heaven," said Angie Orta.

BLOOMINGTON, Texas- "On September 27, it will be five years of him being home in heaven," said Angie Orta. Orta is the grandmother of a boy who was killed in Bloomington in 2016 while walking to school. In the early…

One dead, other injured after shooting at a Victoria apartment

Resident of the apartments was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries

VICTORIA, Texas - One person is dead and another at a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after a shooting at a Victoria apartment off of the 700 block of Airline Rd., on Sept. 21, 2021. Authorities say police officers received…

26 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County Tuesday

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 25.75% as of Tuesday

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 26 new cases of COVID-19 Tuesday evening. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Tuesday evening, there are: 26 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 433 currently…

84 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County Monday

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 27.91% as of Monday

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 84 new cases of COVID-19 Monday afternoon. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Monday afternoon, there are: 84 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 437 currently…

10-year-old of Victoria mows lawns for free

It's part of a 50 Yard Challenge that encourages kids to mow 50 lawns for single parents, veterans, disabled and elderly for free.

VICTORIA, Texas - "Call me." That's what 10-year-old Ryan Flores of Victoria wants those who would like their lawns mowed for free to do. It's all part of a 50 Yard Challenge that motivates children to mow 50 lawns for…

20 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County Friday

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 26.49% as of Friday

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 20 new cases of COVID-19 Friday afternoon. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Friday afternoon, there are: 20 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 541 currently…

48 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County Thursday

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 26.49% as of Thursday

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 48 new cases of COVID-19 Thursday evening. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Thursday evening, there are: 48 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 559 currently…

Family of five jumps from window and escapes house fire within minutes

On September 5, a family of five escaped a fire minutes before the entire home became engulfed.

BEEVILLE, Texas -  A family of five in Beeville jumped out of their windows just minutes before their home caught on fire on Debra Perez Lane. In the early morning hours on Sunday, September 5, Sabrina Zamora of Victoria was…

26 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County Wednesday

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 28.76% as of Wednesday

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 26 new cases of COVID-19 Wednesday evening. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Wednesday evening, there are: 26 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 550 currently…

110 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County Tuesday

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 29.13% as of Tuesday

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 110 new cases of COVID-19 Tuesday evening. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Tuesday evening, there are: 110 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 581 currently…

V.I.S.D. sets a delayed start for Tuesday, Sept. 14

Changes may be made according to weather forecast

VICTORIA, Texas - Victoria I.S.D. is committed to the safety of its students and staff. The school district is continuing to work with the Victoria Office of Emergency Management to monitor changing weather conditions and the projected impact of Tropical…

49 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County Monday

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 28.27% as of Monday

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 49 new cases of COVID-19 Monday afternoon. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Monday afternoon, there are: 49 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 550 currently…

Nonemergency city offices in Victoria close at noon

Tracking Tropical Storm Nicholas

VICTORIA, Texas - Nonemergency City offices in Victoria will close at noon Monday. The City of Victoria will close all nonemergency City facilities starting at noon Monday because of expected inclement weather due to Tropical Storm Nicholas. All City facilities…

58 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County Friday

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 29.73% as of Friday

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 58 new cases of COVID-19 Friday afternoon. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Friday afternoon, there are: 58 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 674 currently…

84 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County Thursday

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 29.44% as of Thursday

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 84 new cases of COVID-19 Thursday evening. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Thursday evening, there are: 84 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 757 currently…

155 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County Tuesday

Local hospital occupancy rate sits at 30.57% as of Tuesday

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria County Public Health Department (VCPHD) reports 155 new cases of COVID-19 Tuesday evening. View the VCPHD dashboard here. As of Tuesday evening, there are: 155 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 754 currently…