Local Politics

A local ordinance changes in 2020

The most debated ordinance of 2019 will change the way game rooms operate in Victoria.

As we turn the page on the last day of 2019, January 1st will mark the beginning for many things, including the enforcement of new laws. Noisy sounds, flashing lights,…

Senator Kolkhorst announces re-election bid for Texas Senate

State Senator Lois W. Kolkhorst (R-Brenham) announced that she will be seeking re-election to the Texas Senate.Kolkhorst, who had previously served seven terms in the Texas House, will be seeking her 2nd full term to the Texas Senate, having been…

Victoria County courtroom renovation halted

Victoria County officials are preparing for a renovation of a courtroom. However, demolition delays and costs have made the process lengthier. "The reason why this has taken so long is because there is a big concrete load bearing column beam…

Refugio County election results

It's Election Day in the Crossroads and we have the race results right here. Out of the 1,674 registered voters in Refugio County only 164 total ballots were cast, with just a 9.80% voter turnout. In Woodboro 253 ballots were…