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Update: Formosa trial evidence now under review

Day four concludes with no closing statements

Update 3/28/2019 4:30 p.m.:The judge presiding over the Formosa civil suit, the honorable Kenneth M. Hoyt, opted for no closing arguments Thursday afternoon on the fourth day of the trial. The case and all of its evidence have now been…

Tree Giveaway at Riverside Park on Saturday

Green thumbs grab your shovels

Trees for Houston, a non-profit dedicated to planting trees for public benefit, will be giving away 500 trees at Riverside Park on Saturday morning. 

Cornyn calls on OMB to stop stalling release of Harvey relief funds

Thursday on the floor U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) discussed an amendment he's filed to the disaster supplemental appropriations bill that will force the Office of Management and Budget to release funds for Hurricane Harvey recovery efforts that have been held up for over a year.

Tree vs. Goliath

A rancher's fight to save his land

A giant, lush, live gray oak tree has been growing in Victoria County near Nursery at the Kyle Family Ranch since before Texas was established as a state, but it may have only a few days left to live.

VFD investigating local structure fire

Update:Victoria County Fire Marshal's Office determined the cause of Friday's structure fire near Leeper Lane to be accidental. Two men were cutting hot metal which came into contact with grass igniting the fire. No injuries were reported.Original:The Victoria Fire Department…

It's Bluebonnet Season

Texas blooms with colorful wildflowers

Texas bluebonnets are in full bloom this Spring. Fields and roadsides are exploding with vibrant colors throughout the state.