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The VISD Foundation awarded educators with grants

Grants for Great Ideas is a competitive grant proposal program

  The V ISD Foundation awarded educators with more than $65,000 in grants.  This was on behalf of Grants for Great Ideas which is a competitive grant proposal program. Educators and the…

Warriors Weekend 2022 Fishing Rodeo

Many flags and boats were to be seen today around Port O'Connor, all to honor our military heroes.

        Port O'Connor, Texas - Now in its sixteenth year, the folks with Warriors Weekend hosted their annual fishing rodeo, all to honor those that have and continue to…

Man stabbed Friday night near Queen City Park

Suspect arrested in stabbing

VICTORIA, Texas - Victoria Police say a 40-year-old man was stabbed in the shoulder area Friday around 9 p.m. near Queen City Park. Victoria Police responded to the area of 600 E. Warren Ave. A witness helped lead police to…

City of Victoria changing its water treatment process

Starting June 1, Victoria will begin treating its water using chlorine rather than chloramines.

The City of Victoria is changing its water treatment process. On Wednesday, June 1 the City of Victoria will begin treating its water using chlorine rather than chloramines. City of Victoria Public Works Director Ken Gill says this change is…

A word from Superintendent Quintin Shepherd of the Victoria I.S.D.

Closing thoughts: Why would graduation rates matter to a community?

A word from superintendent Quintin Shepherd of the Victoria I.S.D. Graduation rates are something all schools across the nation focus on, especially at this point in the year. For a high school administrative team, there is always a last-minute push…

Victoria I.S.D. board of trustees names new principals for 2022-23

Here is a look at the new principals

VICTORIA, Texas - On Thursday, the Victoria I.S.D. board of trustees appointed the following individuals as new principals: Tonya Patterson, Ed.D as the principal of Victoria West High School, Denise Moreno as the principal for Stroman STEM Academy, Yasmina St.…

Warrior's Weekend 2022! Our HEROES are on the way!

Here is what you need to know to show your support for our troops!

Victoria, Texas - Warrior's Weekend 2022 is here! The event brings in military personnel from around the country to the Crossroads for a weekend of relaxation, fun, and to show appreciation to all those that help keep our country free.…

UPDATE: Goliad County deputies located smuggler's vehicle

Deputies continue to search for smuggler, undocumented immigrants

GOLIAD COUNTY, Texas - On Friday, the Goliad County Sheriff's Office deputies searched for undocumented immigrants on Highway 239 E., near Duke Ranch Rd. As of 9:52 a.m., GCSO has located the smuggler's abandoned truck on a ranch and…

Victoria I.S.D. school board approves salary increases

The district is hiring for 2022-23 school year, offering stipends

VICTORIA, Texas - On Thursday, Victoria I.S.D. School Board trustees approved 6-1 pay increases for staff across the district. They also previously approved the retention and acquisition stipends at the January 2022 school board meeting. The Victoria ISD continues to…

Goliad County deputies attempt to locate undocumented immigrants

Here are the details of the scene this morning

GOLIAD COUNTY, Texas - Goliad County Sheriff's Office deputies attempt to locate undocumented immigrants off of Highway 239 E. On Friday, at 6:24 a.m., the Goliad County Sheriff's Office deputies were out on Highway 239 E., near Duke Ranch Rd.…

Pet of The Week for Fri-Yay 5-20-22

  Today is Fri-Yay, and here on Sunrise that means it's also time for Pet of The Week.  A segment where we highlight shelter pets here in The Crossroads…

Sunrise Question of The Day for Friday 5-20-22

This is a little bit different

    What's your dog's name and what's it named after? Go to our Crossroads Today Facebook page to submit your answer: https://www.facebook.com/CrossroadsToday.  

Oyster Bay Closures, a 25 News Now Extra

“We all have one common goal - and that's the good of the bay the good of the reefs and the oysters. Just how we get there is where a difference of opinions are,” says Curtis Miller, owner of one of the last few family owned seafood stores in the Crossroads.

For Curtis Miller oysters are one of the most versatile meals, saying you can fry them, boil them, BBQ them, or just eat them raw right out of…

Approximately 15 individuals escape, following vehicle pursuit

None of the individuals were located

WHARTON COUNTY, Texas - On Thursday, at approximately 1:15 a.m., members of the Wharton County Sheriff's Office Criminal Interdiction Unit and Patrol Division attempted a stop on a silver GMC Sierra pickup. Members stopped the vehicle for a traffic violation…

Sunrise Question of The Day for Thursday 5-19-22

Comes with disguises

      What was the first toy to ever be advertised on TV?  What is it?  Go to our Crossroads Today Facebook page to submit your answer: https://www.facebook.com/CrossroadsToday. ANSWER: Mr. Potato Head Shown on Toy Story

Man suffers electric shock while working on power pole

Neighborhood without power

  Victoria, Texas - According to officials with the Victoria Fire Department, around 6 o'clock Wednesday evening, a man suffered an electrical shock while working on a power pole located near the corner of Plover and LaValliere streets. Upon arrival,…

Top headlines in The Port Lavaca Wave

CCISD names new principals

PORT LAVACA, Texas - Here are some of the top headlines you'll read in The Port Lavaca Wave this week. County invokes burn ban A ban on outdoor burning was implemented Wednesday by the Calhoun County Commissioners’ Court during its…

Two individuals arrested for Smuggling of Persons Tuesday night

Here are the details of the traffic stop

WHARTON COUNTY, Texas - On Tuesday, at approximately 11:58 p.m., a member of the Wharton County Sheriff's Office Criminal Interdiction Unit stopped a silver Chevrolet Traverse. The member stopped the vehicle for a traffic violation on US 59 N., near…

National Peace Officers Memorial Ceremony

Tuesday Morning May 17, 2022 from 9 am until 10 am

  VICTORIA, Texas - Close to 100 people gathered at Deleon Plaza Tuesday morning for the 2022 National Peace Officers Memorial Ceremony.  The event honors law enforcement…