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Drive-thru Christmas lights display at Rockport beach opens on Sunday

On Sunday, Nov. 29, at 6:00pm Rockport beach will have their first annual Drive-thru Christmas light display.

ROCKPORT-FULTON BEACH, Texas - The Rockport-Fulton Beach Chamber of Commerce initially wanted to have a socially- interactive Christmas Lights exhibit for the public this year. However, the pandemic forced them to…

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…

A second man dies after Sacramento mall shooting

(CNN) -- A second young man has died after a shooting in a Sacramento mall, police said Saturday. Officers responded to the Arden Fair Mall in California's state capital following a report of shots fired a little after 6 p.m.…

CNN Five Things to Know for Friday November 27, 2020

5 things to read before you go today

5 things to know for November 27: Covid-19, Flynn, election, Turkey, Venezuela By AJ Willingham, CNN Updated 6:29 AM ET, Fri November 27, 2020 1. Coronavirus The Supreme Court has sided with religious organizations in a dispute over Covid-19 restrictions…

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…

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.…

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…

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…

Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow's season ends with knee injury

Joe Burrow has a torn ACL and MCL

(AP) Joe Burrow was looking forward to 2021 even as his rookie season was apparently ended by a scary knee injury. “Thanks for all the love. Can’t get rid of me that easy. See ya next year,” the Cincinnati Bengals…

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…