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Five new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County

VICTORIA, Texas- As of 7:00 pm today, there are: 5 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 240 currently active cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 56 newly recovered individuals 5,002 total confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County…

11 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County

24 newly recovered cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County

VICTORIA, Texas - The Victoria County Office of Emergency Management reports 11 new cases of COVID-19 Thursday evening and 24 newly recovered individuals. 11 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 286 currently active cases of COVID-19 in…

Victoria ISD announces changes to meal distribution service for remote students

New schedule begins Monday November 30

VICTORIA, Texas- The Victoria Independent School District announced Wednesday that the district's meal distribution service for remote students will be changing. In a statement sent to Crossroads Today, Shawna Currie, the Communications Director for VISD, explained that beginning Monday, November…

Keep Victoria Beautiful seeks volunteers for beautification event

VICTORIA, Texas- The City of Victoria announced Wednesday that Keep Victoria Beautiful is seeking volunteers to help with the organization’s first community-led beautification event. This is the first beautification event since its revival and integration with the City earlier this…

5 things to know for November 25: Covid-19, Biden, immigration, China, opioids

Here's what you need to know to get up to speed and on with your day

1. Coronavirus "The mother of all superspreader events." That's what CNN medical analyst Dr. Jonathan Reiner said Thanksgiving could potentially turn into as millions of people prepare to gather for the holiday despite suggestions to avoid travel and group events.…

45 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County

20 newly recovered individuals reported

VICTORIA, Texas- The Victoria County Office of Emergency Management reports 45 new cases of COVID-19 Tuesday evening. As of 9:00 pm Tuesday, there are: 45 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in…

University of Houston-Victoria postpones 2020 commencement ceremonies

Students will be notified with updates

VICTORIA, Texas- The University of Houston-Victoria announced Tuesday in a statement n their website that they are planning to postpone their fall 2020 commencement ceremonies, due to the uptick in COIVD-19 cases in Texas. UHV said the ceremonies that were…

Governor Abbott confirms COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan

Health care workers first in line

AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott and the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) announced Monday the guiding principles for Texas' COVID-19 vaccine allocation process, which will serve as a foundation for the state's initial distribution for COVID-19 vaccines expected as…

5 things to know for November 24: Biden, coronavirus, Nigeria, China, emissions

Here's what you need to know to get up to speed and on with your day

1. Election 2020 The Trump administration is ready to begin the formal transition process with President-elect Joe Biden. The General Services Administration made the announcement yesterday, marking the first step the administration has taken to acknowledge the President's electoral defeat.…

65 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County

36 newly recovered individuals reported by Victoria OEM

VICTORIA, Texas- The Victoria County Office of Emergency Management reports 65 new cases of COVID-19 Monday evening and 36 newly recovered individuals. As of 5:00 pm Monday, there are: 65 new,…

DeWitt County Judge imposes burn ban order in effect through February

Burn ban is effective immediately

DEWITT COUNTY, Texas- The DeWitt County Judge, Daryl Fowler wrote a burn ban order effective immediately on Monday, November 24, 2020. The burn ban prohibits anyone from igniting any fires outside of an enclosure that can contain all flames or…

Victoria's Musical Christmas Tree Now on Display Downtown

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas here in Victoria

Here's a look at the Musical Christmas tree set up downtown.. This tree is part of a new way to celebrate the holidays and draw more visitors to downtown - the Victoria Main…

Twelve new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County

There are 238 active cases of the novel coronavirus in Victoria County

VICTORIA, Texas - The Victoria County Public Health Department reported Saturday 12 new cases of COVID-19. As of 7:30 pm today, there are: 12 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County 238 currently active cases of COVID-19 in Victoria…