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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…

After 7 years Tidehaven and Industrial meet again in High School football

One team is coming off a loss, while the other is coming off a big win

VANDERBILT, Texas---- The Tidehaven Tigers and Industrial Cobras will battle it out tonight. The two teams haven’t played each other in 7 years. The last time they met, the Tigers dominated the Cobras in a 21-15 win. Tidehaven is hoping…

19 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County

91 currently active cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County

VICTORIA, Texas- Victoria County Office of Emergency Management reports 19 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and a total of 91 currently active cases Thursday evening. As of 6:00 pm Thursday, there…

NCAA basketball season set to open day before Thanksgiving

The maximum number of regular-season games has been reduced from 31 to 27

VICTORIA, Texas - The NCAA men’s and women’s basketball season will begin Nov. 25, the day before Thanksgiving. The Division I Council voted Wednesday to push the start date back from the originally scheduled Nov. 10 as one of several…

Student at Chandler Elementary tests positive for COVID-19

VICTORIA, Texas- Victoria ISD confirms that a student who attends Chandler Elementary School has tested positive for COVID-19. The district confirms that the student was present on campus on September 11th, 2020. Due to privacy requirements, the district will not…

Historic Spanish fort in Goliad has ties to Mexican War of Independence

The historic Spanish fort located in Goliad was captured by rebels twice during the Mexican War of Independence

GOLIAD, Texas - Mexico celebrated its Independence Day Wednesday. The traditional "El Grito" ceremony was held at the national palace in Mexico City. The president of Mexico rings the same bell…

Trump administration reveals vaccine rollout plan

Local health officials awaiting more information before putting together community plan for retrieval, distribution of vaccine

VICTORIA, Texas - The Trump administration revealed a plan on  COVID-19 vaccine distribution once approved. The plan also states the vaccine will be free to all Americans. Essential employees,…

Student at JR Elementary School in Calhoun County tests positive for COVID-19

This is the second student to test positive at JR Elementary

CALHOUN COUNTY, Texas- A student at JR Elementary School has tested positive for COVID-19, Calhoun County ISD announced Wednesday. The student was last on campus on September 11th, 2020 in a self-contained classroom. Due to privacy requirements, the district will…

Student at Shields Elementary tests positive for COVID-19

Seventh campus in the district to report COVID-positive individual

VICTORIA, Texas- The Victoria Independent School District reports Wednesday that a student who attends Shields Elementary School has tested positive for COVID-19. The individual was present on campus on September 14th, 2020. The district will not be releasing any information…