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Dollar General will pay its workers to get a Covid-19 vaccine

Dollar General has 157,000 employees who can get paid to get the vaccine

Originally Published: 13 JAN 21 13:00 ET Updated: 13 JAN 21 13:04 ET By Nathaniel Meyersohn, CNN Business (CNN) -- Dollar General wants its employees to get Covid-19 vaccines, so it's offering to pay them to do it. The chain…

Republican members of Congress refuse to wear masks during Capitol insurrection

Six House Republicans unmasked and closely together during U.S. Capitol insurrection

Originally Published: 09 JAN 21 12:27 ET Updated: 09 JAN 21 15:46 ET By Keri Enriquez, CNN (CNN) -- Six House Republicans were captured on video refusing masks offered by a colleague during the US Capitol insurrection on Wednesday. Rep.…

Wildlife advocate warns Texas mountain lions mean no harm

Wildlife advocate, John Jefferson, wants Texans to know how to handle a mountain lion without fear.

VICTORIA, Texas - Recently, a press release from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department came out in December 2020, sparking a lot of fascination and craze around Texas…

A word from Victoria I.S.D. Superintendent Quintin Shepherd

Closing Thoughts: Kasserian Ingera

The following is an article provided by Quintin Shepherd, Supt. of the Victoria I.S.D. I read a wonderful story over the holiday break about the fabled Masai tribe in Africa. It is understood no tribe had warriors more intelligent or…

Fire Marshal suspects New Years fireworks caused house damage

A fire near Woodlawn and Mac Arthur could have been caused by fireworks.

VICTORIA, Texas - On Monday, around 3:34 in the afternoon a fire occurred near the intersection of Woodlawn and Mac Arthur St. Causing 19 firefighters and other rescue personnel to help stop the flames.   Paramedics also attended, providing aid to Pearl Steen and…

George W. Bush derides US Capitol breach as 'sickening and heartbreaking'

Former President Bush plans to attend Biden's inauguration

Updated: By Paul LeBlanc, CNN (CNN) -- Republican former President George W. Bush derided the rioters who forced a shutdown of the House and Senate chambers of the US Capitol on Wednesday, calling the scene "sickening and heartbreaking" in a…

Democrat Raphael Warnock declares victory for Georgia Senate

On Wednesday, Jan. 6, Democrat Raphael Warnock won the Georgia Senate runoff with 2,220,300 votes. 

GEORGIA - On Wednesday, Jan. 6, Democrat Raphael Warnock won the Georgia Senate runoff with 2,220,300 votes. He was running against Republican, Kelly Loeffler, who had not yet conceded. Both runners addressed their supporters on Tuesday, before results came out.…

DPS investigating fatal crash in Goliad county

Man from Weesatche killed in one vehicle crash on State Highway 119

GOLIAD County, Texas - A 30-year-old man was killed in a one vehicle crash Wednesday around 6:15 a.m. It happened on State Highway 119 at Heard Road in Goliad county. A DPS spokesperson said David Cole Walton was in a…

Lavaca County Deputy Dakota Moreno laid to rest

Lavaca county remembering 24-year-old Deputy Moreno

LAVACA, County - Deputy Dakota Moreno impacted many lives. He loved his job and always wanted to keep his community safe. He was hurt in a motorcycle crash Sunday, December 20, 2020. He died on December 22, 2020. A…

A new food truck sells tamales and pies

There's a food truck on Navarro street, selling tamales and pies, for anyone to buy.

VICTORIA, Texas - It's that time of the year again, Christmas tamales are here and we can't wait to try them all! Christy Gutierrez has been thinking about…

Around 200 toys were stolen from San Antonio Housing Authority

Community members came together to replace the toys

Originally Published: 24 DEC 20 10:34 ET By Scottie Andrew, CNN (CNN) -- It was set to be a Christmas to remember for all the wrong reasons. San Antonio Housing Authority staff had collected gifts for over 200 children who…

A midnight shopping spree helps local family

A family in need received their Christmas presents early this year with a shopping spree.

VICTORIA, Texas - The Jones' family of 4 received a holiday shopping spree at our local Target, sponsored by Kimberlite Homes. They spent $1,900 on gifts, household essentials, and…

How would you spend a $600 stimulus check?

Do you expect to receive a stimulus check?

Originally Published: 22 DEC 20 14:47 ET Updated: 23 DEC 20 11:05 ET By Jeanne Sahadi, CNN Business (CNN) -- Congress passed a $900 billion pandemic relief bill Monday night that includes direct cash payments of $600 to individuals. Eligible…

K9 officer's prognosis for cancer treatment is good

Fayette County Sheriff's Office provides update on K9 Officer Lobos

FAYETTE COUNTY, Texas - K9 officer Lobos is a legend in Fayette county. Recently he spent a week in Texas A&M’s veterinary hospital after being diagnosed with cancer. Lobos is known for the hundreds of millions of dollars in…