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2019 Football State Champions, Refugio Bobcats return to work

The 2019 State Champions, the Refugio Bobcats are back working on the field eyeing another title.

REFUGIO,Texas--The 2019 State Champions, the Refugio Bobcats are back working on the field eyeing another title. This year is going to look diffferent for the Bobcats,…

Rollover crash on Navarro Street

Rollover crash on Navarro Street

VICTORIA, Texas - A 59-year-old woman from Victoria driving a red Ford Fusion failed to yield right at a stop sign as she was leaving Stanly Street onto North Navarro Street, said Officer Brogger with Victoria Police Department. The woman…

49 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County, one new death

57 newly recovered individuals reported

VICTORIA, Texas-The Victoria County Public Health Department is reporting a COVID-19-related death in Victoria County. The patient, a male Victoria County resident in his 70’s, had been hospitalized in Victoria. To respect and honor the family, no further personal…

SNAP benefit replacements approved for Hurricane Hanna disaster counties

AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott Monday announced that the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) has received federal approval to automatically provide replacement benefits for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) recipients for food lost or destroyed due to Hurricane…

Dave Campbell's Texas football rankings are out

Dave Campbell's Texas football rankings are out and six teams in the Crossroads area made the top 10 in their respective divisions.

VICTORIA, Texas- Dave Campbell's Texas football rankings are out and six teams in the Crossroads area made the top 10 in their respective divisions. Starting in 2-A Division…

Dixon and the Industrial footballl team return to practice

Industrial football head coach Jamie Dixon is excited to have the players back to prepare for another winning season.

INDUSTRIAL, Texas--Industrial football head coach Jamie Dixon is excited to have the players back to prepare for another winning season. Coming off a great year, coach…

Reigning State volleyball champions the Industrial girls return to work

The Industrial volleyball team won their first ever State Championship with their new head coach Kelsey Vasquez last season.

INDUSTRIAL, Texas-- The Industrial volleyball team won their first ever State Championship with their new head coach, Kelsey Vasquez last season. This year they are…

Parks & Recreation to host youth sports, establishes health guidelines

Both events will be at Lowe Field and Rippamonti Field in Riverside Park

VICTORIA, Texas- The City of Victoria Parks & Recreation will host a Punt, Pass and Kick USA football skills competition Aug. 15 and a youth flag football league on Saturdays starting Aug. 22 with strict safety measures in place to…

City seeks feedback on plans for using federal funds

VICTORIA, Texas- The City of Victoria Development Services is seeking feedback from Victoria residents on three plans that will direct how thousands of dollars in federal funding are spent. The City receives funding through the federal Community Development Block Grant…

Over 1,000 outages reported in Victoria County

Over 1,000 outages reported in Victoria County

VICTORIA, Texas - Over 1,000 outages reported in Victoria County, according to American Power Electric's website at 8:50 p.m. Sunday. These outages occurring as severe thunderstorm conditions sweep through the area.

Back-to-school dates for Crossroads area districts

Back-to-school dates for Crossroads area districts

VICTORIA, Texas - Here's a look at back-to-school dates for area school districts. Victoria : August 18, virtual, September 8 campus open Bloomington: August 24 Cuero: August 17 St. Joseph: August 10, virtual, September 8 campus open Calhoun County: August…

Fourteen new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Refugio County

Fourteen new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Refugio County

REFUGIO, Texas - Fourteen new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed Sunday by emergency management officials in Refugio County. Refugio County has 113 active cases and 96 recovered patients.

Seadrift resident still missing after two years

Seadrift resident still missing after two years

SEADRIFT, Texas - It's been more than two years since Seadrift resident Suzie Escobedo went missing. She disappeared August 1, 2018 and her family continues to search for any leads or tips that may help find her. If you have…

Fourteen new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Victoria County

Fourteen new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Victoria County

VICTORIA,Texas-- The Victoria Health Department announced a new number of COVID-19 cases in Victoria County. The most recent count as of 2:30 pm today are 14 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County, with 21 newly recovered individuals. This brings…

Yoakum resident survives vehicle wreck

Yoakum resident survives vehicle wreck

YOAKUM, Texas - Yoakum resident Margarita Rodriguez got a call about her daughter on Friday night. Her daughter was ending her shift at a local restaurant and heading over to…

Twenty new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Victoria

Twenty new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Victoria

VICTORIA, Texas - the Victoria County Health Department reported 20 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in the county. Officials are also reporting 2 newly recovered individuals. This brings the current total for Victoria County with 3,275 confirmed cases of COVID-19.

Victoria ISD to begin instruction remotely despite revised state legal guidance

Victoria ISD to begin instruction remotely despite revised state legal guidance

VICTORIA, Texas - New legal guidance by Attorney General of Texas Ken Paxton will not affect the Victoria ISD's plans to begin with remote learning on August 18th before returning to face-to-face instruction after Labor Day, as initially planned. “Education…

September 11th Tower Climb to be held in Victoria

VICTORIA, Texas- The 911 Tower Climb is usually in San Antonio but due to COVID-19 the San Antonio one team climb committee has made other plans. The committee has decided to host the event in several areas to give everyone…

Local veterans organization raising funds to keep doors open

Local veterans organization raising funds to keep doors open

VICTORIA, Texas - The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4146 is trying to raise money to keep the building open and continue helping the veterans. The fundraiser held Saturday by the VFW was for the local veterans. With the pandemic,…

Volunteer firefighters hold fundraiser for new trucks

Volunteer firefighters hold fundraiser for new trucks

VICTORIA, Texas - On Saturday, the Victoria County Volunteer Fire Department held their second annual fundraiser at a new location due to the pandemic. Victoria County Volunteer Fire Department had their barbecue fundraiser with a drive-by style at the Victoria…