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Kevin Garza's family seeks justice in hit-and-run case

Today marks the 5 year anniversary of Kevin's death and his family was out today to remind the public they still seek justice for Kevin

VICTORIA, Texas - Today marks the five-year anniversary of Kevin Garza's death, when on September 27, 2016, Kevin was struck by a car while he was walking to…

Tracking the tropics on Monday 9-27-21

Hurricane Sam becomes the 4th Major Hurricane of the season

Hurricane Sam is now a Major Category 3 Hurricane with winds at 125 mph (938 mb pressure) but is not likely to hit land (landfall) as the Jet…

Trey’s First Day on his trip for holiday travel

Trey visits the grave site of Paul Revere and the Old North Church

  Good morning everyone there this is Crossroads Trey Meynig  here. Good morning Carolina Astrain and Howard Gordon, miss you guys! I will give you an update of what we…

Road closes in Yoakum until further notice

VICTORIA, Texas - The DeWitt County Sheriff's Office has closed down a road in Yoakum. As of 8:35 a.m. Monday, the roadway at Pargmann Road and Morris Community Road has been closed until further notice.

Victoria native celebrates 102 birthday

George Hyak, also a Army veteran, had a parade celebrating this birthday milestone

VICTORIA, Texas - George Hyak is a longtime Victoria resident and Army veteran who celebrated turning 102 on Sunday. Community members came together and celebrated Hyak with a parade outside of his…

Local law officials made a tough call

Bull was put down due to severe injuries

VICTORIA, Texas - On Saturday, Sept. 25, 25 News Now received a news tip with a photo of a bull laying off of John Stockbauer Drive. At the time of receiving the photo, our team was unaware of the circumstances…

VCSO announces the death of a senior deputy

Here are the funeral arrangements

VICTORIA, Texas - On Friday, Sept. 24, Sheriff Justin Marr announced the death of Senior Deputy Phillip Barron. Sheriff Justin Marr released the following statement: "It is with…

Drive-by shooting leaves one person injured

Shooting occurred just southwest of Will Rogers Park

VICTORIA, Texas - Victoria Police Department is investigating a drive-by shooting. It happened last night in the 2300 block of North Levi just southwest of Will Rogers Park. According to authorities, someone fired at a vehicle. One person inside the…

VC graduate enjoys helping save lives as respiratory therapist

Allen King shares his passion and experiences throughout his journey of being a respiratory therapist

VICTORIA, Texas - Allen King, Victoria College graduate, finds satisfaction in helping save lives as a respiratory therapist. King knew he was in the right place on his first day in VC's Respiratory Care Program. “Our professor, Chris Kallus, drew…

Retired Alcoa millwright enjoys teaching trade to VC students

VC offers five levels of millwrights courses

VICTORIA, Texas - Ismael Rodriguez, a retired Alcoa millwright, enjoys teaching trade to Victoria College students. Rodriguez was posed a familiar question during his five years as a millwright instructor for VC. “There are some who come to this class…

Mother and toddler fall to their deaths in San Diego

 Police say they fell at San Diego Padres baseball stadium

Originally Published: 26 SEP 21 11:21 ET Updated: 26 SEP 21 11:43 ET By Alta Spells and Kate Conerly, CNN (CNN) -- A mother and her young son fell to their deaths at Petco Park, the home of the San…

$30,000 in rewards for tips leading to Brian Laundrie's arrest

Here is what you need to know

Originally Published: 26 SEP 21 05:24 ET Updated: 26 SEP 21 09:40 ET By Melissa Alonso, Dakin Andone and Travis Caldwell, CNN (CNN) -- Efforts to locate Brian Laundrie, who faces a federal warrant for arrest, continue over the weekend…

Democratic Rep. says bipartisan infrastructure vote would fail

'The votes aren't there'

Originally Published: 26 SEP 21 09:42 ET By Devan Cole and Kevin Liptak, CNN (CNN) -- Democratic Rep. Pramila Jayapal said Sunday that she doubts House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will carry through on her plans to hold a vote Monday…

Murder of young teacher in London makes women worry

Many had the same thought: It could have been me

Originally Published: 25 SEP 21 00:01 ET Updated: 26 SEP 21 04:44 ET By Ivana Kottasová, CNN (CNN) -- When the women of Kidbrooke in southeast London learned Sabina Nessa, an elementary school teacher living in their community, was…

DeWitt County celebrates 175 years

Founded in 1846, DeWitt county holds weekend celebration

CUERO, Texas - DeWitt County continues celebrating their 175th anniversary this weekend. Community members can learn about the county's history through a variety of events. Such as live music and hands-on…

What to expect on Community Crossroads

VICTORIA, Texas - Here's a look at what to expect this weekend on Community Crossroads. Jesús Garza, City Manager for the City of Victoria We discuss city ongoings and…

SLIDESHOW: Keep Victoria Beautiful fall sweep

Keep Victoria Beautiful is always looking for volunteers to fill up a bag

Keep Victoria Beautiful VICTORIA, Texas - This morning more than 65 Victorians woke up early to pick up trash all across town. The Keep Victoria Beautiful fall sweep was a success. The next event is set for April. Click…

National Night Out is Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2021

Kick off celebration for National Night Out a success

National Night Out in downtown Victoria VICTORIA, Texas - The Victoria Police Department’s Community Engagement Unit hosted residents Saturday to encourage participation in this year's National Night Out event. It's an evening of block parties hosted throughout the nation…