Politics

District 3 Council member race now has four candidates

The council member race for Victoria's District three, now has four candidates competing.

VICTORIA, Texas - The race for district's three's council member position has an unexpired term, ending in may 2024. The deadline for anyone living in the district to…

Race for Victoria City Council District 3 heats up

Attorney Duane Crocker is running in District 3

VICTORIA, Texas- Duane Crocker has filed to run in the race for Victoria City Council District 3. Crocker is an attorney. Aaron Franco, a financial center manager, has also filed to run. He lost to incumbent Jeff Bauknight on May…

Emett Alvarez runs for City Mayor

Emett Alvarez, a previous council member, is the third candidate running for Mayor.

VICTORIA, Texas - A previous city council member, Emett Alvarez, has filed to run for Mayor of Victoria. Now there are three candidates running for the city's sudden vacancy, after Rawley McCoy passed away in March. Currently, Mayor Pro Tem,…

Governor Abbott honors Law Enforcement Officers at Texas Peace Officers' Memorial Ceremony

"May we always remember these men and women who gave their lives in service to their fellow Texans." - Gov. Abbott

AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott delivered remarks at the 2021 Peace Officers' Memorial Ceremony last night in Austin. The Texas Peace Officers' Memorial was established to honor Texas law enforcement officers who died in the line of duty. Following his…

Governor Abbott proclaims May 2-8 Travel and Tourism Week in Texas

Legislators to recognize the power of travel to drive economic recovery in Texas

AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott has decreed a proclamation recognizing May 2-8 as Travel and Tourism Week in Texas. This week will focus attention on the affects of the travel and tourism industry, which critically impacted the state of Texas,…

Jeff Bauknight has filed to run for Mayor of Victoria

Winning candidate Bauknight for Council member District 3 submits application for Mayor.

VICTORIA, Texas - Recent winner for Victoria City Council District 3, Jeff Bauknight has filed to run for Mayor of Victoria. Now there are two candidates running for the city's sudden vacancy. Former Mayor Rawley McCoy passed away on Friday,…

Updated May 1, 2021 election results, all precincts reporting

All precincts have been reported for the election

VICTORIA, Texas -  All precincts have been reported for the May 1, 2021 V.I.S.D. School Board and City Council Election. For the results of the May 1 election, click here. Stay tuned for more information regarding the May 1, 2021…

Updated May 1, 2021 election results

Stay tuned for more updated numbers

VICTORIA, Texas - For updated election results for the May 1 V.I.S.D. School Board and City election, click here Stay tuned for more election results throughout the night. Updates will be posted as they come in.

Wayne Callis keeps his city council seat in Edna

Callis wills 59 votes

EDNA, Texas- Wayne Callis is the incumbent in District 2 and he will keep his city council seat. He won 50 votes. His opponent Shana Brook won 35 votes. Click here for results in Victoria.  

May 1, 2021 School Board and City election early results

Click the link to view early results

VICTORIA, Texas - Early results for the May 1, 2021 School Board and City elections were dropped at 7 p.m. Check out the results by clicking here. Stay tuned for more results, as the night continues.

One polling site closed due to heavy rain in Victoria

Election day

VICTORIA, Texas- The voting location at Telferner Methodist Church is closed due to high waters. More than 30 other sites remain open until 7 p.m. Click here for other polling locations and sample ballots.

Polls open May 1 at 7 a.m. in City of Victoria and Victoria I.S.D. Election

Voters will decide one city council race, two school board races and a bond issue

VICTORIA, Texas- Voters head to the polls Saturday. More than 30 locations open at 7 a.m. and close at 7 p.m. Voters will decide Victoria City Council, District 3 between Incumbent Jeff Bauknight and Aaron Franco. Voters will also decide…

President Biden promotes economic plans following prime-time speech

"Getting America Back on Track" tour kicks off today

Originally Published: 29 APR 21 12:11 ET By Kate Sullivan, CNN (CNN) -- President Joe Biden hit the road on Thursday, traveling to Georgia to promote his sweeping economic proposals the day after making the case for the massive new…