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Victoria East High School Virtual graduation rerun

VICTORIA, Texas - We regret part of an ABC News special report interrupted the Victoria East High school virtual graduation ceremony tonight. KAVU Newscenter 25 will rerun that portion at the end of the Titans virtual graduation ceremony around 10…

Lock it. Hide it. Keep it. Says Victoria Police Dept.

VICTORIA, Texas - Crime Analyst Erin Garysch talks about burglaries of motor vehicles for this year so far. Out of the 110 instances this year, 85 of the vehicles were unlocked. The photo above shows the Kernel Density map for…

Graduation Ceremony for Liberty Academy

Virtual graduation ceremony for class of 2020

VICTORIA, Texas- Watch the virtual graduation ceremony for Liberty Academy.  Congratulations to the Class of 2020.

Streets around downtown Austin are closed

AUSTIN, Texas - Austin Police Department is asking the community to avoid IH-35 in the area between 6th street and 8th street because of the growing protesters gathering. They advise to take alternate routes to reach your destination. Currently IH-35…

Houston Police Chief reports 137 arrests from protests

HOUSTON, Texas - Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo reports 137  arrests in downtown area yesterday and overnight. Eight officers were injured and 16 patrol vehicles were damaged. There are no reports of injuries to protesters, the vast majority of whom…

Residents are urged to avoid downtown Houston

HOUSTON, Texas - If your travel plans include visiting Houston, this weekend. The following information is courtesy of ReadyHarris. Residents are urged to continue to avoid the downtown area. All highway and street access into and out of downtown  are…

DPS offices open June 3rd

HOUSTON, Texas - DPS Driver License Offices in the Southeast Texas Region will open on June 3 by appointment only and with limited services. Customers who currently do not possess a Texas driver license, commercial driver license (CDL), learner permit…

Sen. Cruz: ‘America Once Again Leads the World in Space Exploration’

Applauds NASA & SpaceX’s historic manned mission to International Space Station

HOUSTON, Texas – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), chairman of the Subcommittee on Aviation and Space, today applauded the successful and historic manned SpaceX Crew Dragon launch: “In the midst of a global pandemic that has taken countless lives and shattered livelihoods,…

Texas Comptroller's Office Releases Updated Transparency Tool

AUSTIN, Texas - Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar  announced the release of an updated state revenue and expenditure tool on the agency’s website. “It’s never been more crucial to provide Texans with the tools they need to see how their tax dollars…

Free drive-thru COVID-19 testing in Yorktown on Sunday

Must have an appointment

VICTORIA, Texas- The Texas Department of State Health Services has coordinated with the Texas Military to perform free Drive-Thru COVID-19 testing in Yorktown on Sunday, May 31, 2020 at the Yorktown ISD Bus Barn. This information can also be found…

Black Lives Matter Demonstration in Victoria

A group of students showed support for the Black Lives Matter movement and the late George Floyd

VICTORIA, Texas - Friday evening some students gathered along N. Navarro to demonstrate and support the black lives matter movement and to remember George Floyd. The group organized the protest…

249 COVID-19 tests completed this week in Victoria county

One new case Friday, and 4 new recoveries

VICTORIA, Texas- As of 5 p.m. Friday, May 29th there is one new confirmed case of COVID-19 in Victoria County and four recoveries which brings the total active case count to 12 in Victoria. There have been 249 tests…

Victoria College offices reopening on June 1

VICTORIA, Texas- Victoria College’s administrative offices will reopen to students and the public on Monday, June 1 with health safety protocols established campus-wide for students, employees and guests. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, everyone entering any Victoria College building open…

No new cases of COVID-19 reported Wednesday

31 cases active in Golden Crescent Region

VICTORIA, Texas- The Victoria County Department of Public Health reports zero new cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County. Of the 159 total cases, 15 are still actively sick and working towards recovery. There are seven deaths recorded due to…