Community Crossroads welcomes District 27 candidates

The General Election on November 6, 2018 is drawing near. Several of the District 27 candidates are on Community Crossroads. Early voting starts October 22, 2018 and ends November 2, 2018. District 27 includes Aransas, Calhoun, Wharton, Lavaca, Matagorda, Nueces, Refugio, Victoria, and Wharton counties and some parts of Bastrop, Caldwell, Gonzales, and San Patricio counties.

UHV Associate Professor Craig Goodman is on to talk about Texas politics and the upcoming General Election.

Victoria Christian Assistance Ministry, VCAM, has an open house and raffle coming up September 15th from 9 a.m. to noon at 108 North Liberty. Raffle tickets are six for $25 or $5 each. Call 361-572-0048 for more details or click here. VCAM provides food assistance to those in need. It started in 1986 and is a volunteer-run organization.

O-Fish-All Business has been around for three years now and on September 22, 2018 it will have Battle 4 Zero. The event focuses on suicide prevention and educates the public about the 22 veterans who take their own lives everyday in the U.S. The event includes a 5k silkies march, 5k ruck walk, homerun derby and cornhole tournament. Click here for more.

Victoria College continues on the show with its “Community College was part of my journey”, campaign. Dr. Michael Hummel will talk about his 48 years with Victoria College as a professor of history and he was a student at VC in 1960. Click here for more.

Next week, we’ll meet with the Victoria Police Department about National Night Out and Cuero Regional Hospital is in to talk about several events taking place in Cuero.

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You can catch Community Crossroads on KAVU ABC Saturday at 5 p.m. Sunday on CBS at 7 a.m., NBC at 10 a.m. and FOX at 5 p.m.