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Bloomington I.S.D. campuses closed Monday ahead of tropical storm system

BLOOMINGTON, Texas - The Bloomington I.S.D. will close campuses Monday ahead of an approaching tropical storm system. To reach the newsroom or report a typo/correction, email staff@newscenter25.com. Download our free app for Apple, Android, Roku and Amazon devices. To make sure you get our coverage sign…

Wharton County Junior College closed Monday

WHARTON, Texas - Wharton County Junior College will be closed Monday in anticipation of Tropical Storm Beta. To reach the newsroom or report a typo/correction, email staff@newscenter25.com. Download our free app for Apple, Android, Roku and Amazon devices. To make sure you get our coverage sign…

Victoria College to close Monday ahead of tropical storm system

VICTORIA, Texas - Victoria College campuses, as well as online instruction, will be closed Monday ahead of the advancing tropical storm system. To reach the newsroom or report a typo/correction, email staff@newscenter25.com. Download our free app for Apple, Android, Roku…

The Austwell-Tivoli cancels classes Monday ahead of Tropical Storm Beta

School cancelled in the Austwell-Tivoli I.S.D. Monday, September 21, 2020

AUSTWELL-TIVOLI - The Austwell-Tivoli I.S.D. will cancel school Monday September 21st, 2020 due to Tropical Storm Beta.  Further closure determinations will be made upon weather updates. Click here for more. To reach the newsroom or report a typo/correction, email staff@newscenter25.com.…

Amber Alert for Armaidre Antwan Marquie Argumon

Amber Alert for one-month-old baby boy

WELLS, Texas - An Amber Alert issued Friday continues for Armaidre Antwan Marquie Argumon. He is one-month-old, 21 inches, 9 lbs. with black hair and brown eyes. Armaidre was last seen 8:30 a.m. in the 500 block of Old Forest…

Victoria I.S.D. campuses will close Monday due to Tropical Storm Beta

All V.I.S.D. schools will be closed on Monday, September 21st.

Updated at 7:05 p.m. All V.I.S.D. schools will be closed on Monday, September 21st. As V.I.S.D. has been in communication with local and state emergency management officials regarding Tropical Storm Beta, the latest forecast shows sustained strong tropical storm winds…

Victoria County prepares in advance of tropical storm system

City officials propose for everyone to plan for tropical storm Beta

VICTORIA, Texas -- Weather experts and city officials are preparing for tropical storm Beta's arrival. Right now, it is anticipated to land on Monday. Beta will cause flooding and a…

Schools closed Monday in Calhoun County in advance of tropical storm

The Victoria I.S.D. will make a decision Sunday on whether or not to close campuses Monday

PORT LAVACA, Texas - In anticipation of Tropical Storm Beta, the Calhoun County I.S.D. is closing all campuses and offices on Monday. The school district is monitoring the storm and is closing so families and staff can prepare and stay…

Calhoun County issues voluntary evacuation due to tropical storm

These areas include: Indianola, Magnolia Beach and Port O'Connor.

PORT LAVACA, Texas - At 5 p.m. Saturday, Calhoun County issued a voluntary evacuation orders for all low lying areas. These areas include: Indianola, Magnolia Beach and Port O'Connor. The voluntary evacuation orders are due to the approaching Tropical Storm…

City of Seadrift issues voluntary evacuation ahead of Tropical Storm Beta

City of Seadrift suggests people evacuate and remove recreational vehicles immediately

SEADRIFT, Texas - Seadrift Mayor Elmer DeForest has issued a voluntary evacuation and removal of RV's ahead of Tropical Storm Beta. The order was issued Saturday at 4:30 p.m. City leaders warn emergency services will be curtailed once wind speeds…

Coast Guard rescues stranded boater near Port Aransas

No injuries were reported.

PORT ARANSAS, Texas - A stranded boater was rescued by the Coast Guard Friday evening. The Port Aransas Police Department dispatch reported a disabled 20-foot vessel with one person aboard two miles south of the jetties. A MH-65 Dolphin aircrew…

DeWitt County ends burn ban

A burn ban put into effect in July has ended

CUERO, Texas - A burn ban put into effect in July has ended for DeWitt County. Anyone planning any outdoor burning in the county is still requested to first contact the DeWitt County Sheriff's Office with at 361-275-5734 with contact…

Coast Guard advises Gulf Coast mariners to take precautions

Impact is anticipated as early as Sunday.

HOUSTON, Texas - The Gulf Coast community is being advised to be vigilant of Tropical Storm Beta forecasts and to take precautions as the storm system approaches. Impact is anticipated as early as Sunday. Go here to check on port…

Hurricane preparations press conference to be broadcasted live at 6 p.m.

Crossroads Today will carry the news conference over all networks except ABC and also on our website.

VICTORIA, Texas - The City of Victoria plans to host a hurricane preparations and response press conference at 6 p.m. Saturday. Crossroads Today will carry the news conference over all Victoria Television Group networks, except ABC, as well as our…

Three new cases of COVID-19 confirmed for Victoria County

There are 97 currently active cases of coronavirus in Victoria County

VICTORIA, Texas - There are three newly-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County. The Victoria County Public Health Department shared the new numbers Saturday afternoon and also reported 97 active cases, zero recovered individuals and a total of 4,018 confirmed…

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dead at 87

Originally Published: 18 SEP 20 19:34 ET Updated: 18 SEP 20 19:40 ET By Joan Biskupic and Ariane de Vogue, CNN (CNN) -- Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died on Friday, the court announced. She was 87. Ginsburg was…

Calhoun County OEM reports two new cases of COVID-19

CALHOUN COUNTY, Texas- Calhoun County Office of Emergency Management reported two new cases of COVID-19 Friday afternoon. This brings the county case count to 38 pending investigations, 587 confirmed cases, 7 probable cases for a total of 632 including 22…

DeWitt County OEM reports 10 new confirmed cases of COVID-19

18 additional recoveries reported

DEWITT COUNTY, Texas- DeWitt County Office of Emergency Management reports ten additional confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 18 additional recoveries. The death toll stands at 42. Three new cases are reported in the Cuero zip code. Five new patients live…