Newscasts

National First Responders Day ceremony

The event is scheduled for Thursday October 28 at Warrior's Weekend Field of Honor

VICTORIA, Texas - Warrior's Weekend is hosting their second annual National First Responders Day ceremony Thursday, October 28. Warrior's Weekend's Colonel Mike Petrash is coordinating the event and says they've set…

Flooding in DeWitt County

Many of the roadways near the Guadalupe River are impassable due to the flooding

DEWITT COUNTY, Texas - The River Haven RV Resort sits right on the Guadalupe River so the flooding had affected many areas of the park and its residents. All of the RVs had…

Flooding at the Texas Zoo and Riverside Park

The Texas Zoo brought in extra help to secure the animals from the flood

VICTORIA, Texas -  The Guadalupe River is expected to get close to a major flood stage on Saturday. It's also expected to crest around 30 feet. This is…

Financial exploitation of the elderly and ways to prevent it

The DOJ reports that in 2018 an estimated $20 to $36.5 billion was exploited from the elderly annually

VICTORIA, Texas - October is elderly financial exploitation awareness month and with financial exploitation increasing over the years it can happen to anyone, especially the elderly…

Highway 59 crash

The truck driver was transferred to the Jackson County Hospital District with non-life-threating injuries

EDNA, Texas - Around 4 p.m. today a truck on Highway 59 South overturned on the 407 exit ramp at the Love's Travel Stop overpass. The truck driver was extracted from the vehicle…

Cuero hosts its 49th annual Turkeyfest

Turkeyfest, which goes on all weekend in Cuero, has a variety of events

CUERO, Texas - Cuero's 49th annual Turkeyfest goes on throughout the weekend, with the main event, the turkey race, kicking off today's events. The race was between two turkeys, Paycheck from Worthington, Minnesota,…

Port Lavaca's new pier opens to the public

The new pier extends out into the bay 900 feet and is five feet higher than the old pier it replaced

PORT LAVACA, Texas - A new pier in Port Lavaca officially opened at sunrise today. After the old pier was destroyed in Hurricane Harvey, the new one comes with…

One person killed in motorcycle crash

A motorcyclist hit a deer on SH 185 in Calhoun County

CALHOUN COUNTY, Texas - A Port O'Connor man died after his motorcycle struck a deer on South Highway 185 in Calhoun County Sunday night. The crash happened one mile west of Port O'Connor. Authorities say 70-year-old James Burnett was riding…

Walt Disney World celebrates 50 years

The theme park opened in Orlando October 1, 1971

ORLANDO, Florida - It was a half-century ago that Walt Disney's dream to turn acres of orange groves and swampland into a theme park. Constructed in Orlando, Florida the resort now has multiple…

Question of The Day for Fri-Yay 10-1-21

One of the greatest fights of all time

  What Legendary boxing match took place on this day back in 1975? Go to our Crossroads Today Facebook page to submit your answer: https://www.facebook.com/CrossroadsToday/

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…

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…

Cannonball Bike Run makes stop in Victoria

The group of 100 motorcyclists are taking their vintage bikes across the country

VICTORIA, Texas - The Motorcycle Cannonball caravan event had all of their vintage motorcycles on display in the Victoria Mall parking lot. The group made up of 100 riders, used motorcycles that were…

Calhoun County opens new Humane Society facility

The new facility took almost 10 years to build and cost close to half a million dollars

PORT LAVACA, Texas - After nearly 10 years and a price tag of almost half a million dollars, the new Calhoun County Humane Society had its grand opening today.…