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Healthcare Heroes: Dr. Anupamjeet Sekhon

Healthcare Heroes: Dr. Anupamjeet Sekhon

VICTORIA, Texas - The Coronavirus pandemic has many people working from home, for the last few weeks Dr. Anupamjeet Sekhon has been taking telehealth calls from her apartment to help…

Adopt-A-Pet still open for curbside services

VICTORIA, Texas - Furry friends make everything better, including social distancing in these tough times. That's why Adopt-a-Pet of Victoria is wanting you to know they are still open for curbside and veterinarian…

Caterpillar announces temporary facility shutdown in Victoria

Caterpillar is reducing production in response to weaker customer demand

VICTORIA, Texas - Caterpillar at 7300 Lone Tree Road is classified as an essential operation, but the facility will shutdown temporarily. "While our operations have been classified as essential activity, the COVID-19 pandemic is having an impact on global economic…

Crestwood Drive to close starting Monday

VICTORIA, Texas- Starting Monday, Crestwood Drive between Laurent and Azalea streets will close for five days, weather permitting, so utilities can be installed. All businesses and homes in the construction zone will remain accessible. Through traffic can avoid delays in…

Crestwood Drive to close starting Monday

VICTORIA, Texas -- Starting Monday, Crestwood Drive between Laurent and Azalea streets will close for five days, weather permitting, so utilities can be installed. All businesses and homes in the construction zone will remain accessible. Through traffic can avoid delays…

UHV to host virtual open house

VICTORIA, Texas- The University of Houston-Victoria has announced a free virtual open house that will allow current and prospective students to visit the university and ask any questions. The online open house will take place from 2 p.m. to 6…

50 breakfast meals delivered to area homebound patients

In this time of need, an act of kindness lifts the human spirit, and that is exactly what happened this morning in Victoria.

VICTORIA, Texas- Victoria area McDonald's, in cooperation with Comfort Keepers, delivered fifty McDonalds breakfast meals to elderly citizens and clients of Comfort Keepers, as a way to show love and support, especially during the current COVID - 19 pandemic crisis.…

Cuero VFD Asking Residents to Restrict Outdoor Burning

Although our area has seen some rainfall recently, the Cuero Volunteer Fire Department is asking everyone to limit outdoor burning, for a very good reason.

CUERO, Texas- One of the main issues with COVID - 19 is difficulty breathing. Smoke from outdoor burning could irritate those that maybe experiencing symptoms or even cause the possibility of someone to think they may have COVID - 19.…

Healthcare Heroes: Dr. Jennifer Gonzales

Healthcare Heroes is a series recognizing those battling COVID-19 at the front lines

CUERO, Texas - Several counties in the region have either implemented a stay at home order in response to COVID-19 but there are those who are unable to stay home…

Woman dies while in custody at Victoria County Jail

VICTORIA, Texas - 42-year old Amy Michelle McInnis of Victoria was reportedly found dead at the Victoria County Jail on April 8th, 2020. She had been arrested Friday, April 3rd, according to Victoria Police Records Department. Deputy Sheriff Roy Boyd…

GALLERY: Stay home, save lives

See how the Crossroads is spending quarantine time

VICTORIA, Texas- The Crossroads is observing social distancing in the midst of the COVID-19 outbreak, but that doesn't mean the fun is canceled. Share photos of how you and your family are keeping busy and having fun while at…

Victoria parks to close for holiday weekend

VICTORIA, Texas -- All Victoria parks will close to the public Thursday, April 9, through Sunday, April 12, in an effort to deter large gatherings during the holiday weekend. The Victoria Police Department will be patrolling the areas during the…

Low-risk location identified in Victoria County

VICTORIA, Texas -- Victoria County has a total of 61 confirmed cases of COVID-19. The Victoria County Public Health Department is identifying any close contacts while these patients were sick, so that they can be isolated and monitored for symptoms…

Hostage situation in Refugio results in one fatality

REFUGIO, Texas -- On Tuesday, April 7 2020 at approximately 2:26 am, Refugio County Sheriff’s Department communications received a 9-1-1 call from a female individual who reported that there was an armed man inside of her house located at 109…

COVID-19 in Victoria, where are we now?

VICTORIA, Texas- The affects of COVID-19 in Victoria County are changing rapidly and city officials are working up to the minute to keep the community informed about the latest numbers.…

Victoria JAMFest rescheduled

VICTORIA, Texas -- In compliance with state and local measures issued by Governor Abbott and local policy makers to mi.gate the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Victoria Fine Arts Association has rescheduled JAMFest. The night of music that was…