cold weather

Colder temperatures and the effects they have on local farmers

"It's not by choice. We'd like to have all our corn done and through before the first of March, but temperatures of just halted us for now," says Calhoun County Corn famer Jimmy Hays.

CALHOUN COUNTY, Texas -  Jimmy Hays is a farmer in Calhoun County who grows corn and says that he likes to have all his corn seed…

Cold weather has low impact on some pets

Drivers must watch for bridges

VICTORIA, Texas - Lately the Crossroads has experienced chilly winds and colder temperatures, but many people still have to start their day. Resulting with drivers watching for slick…

Victoria and Calhoun ISD delays school two hours

On Friday, Feb. 4, both districts will start classes two hours later

Texas - On Friday, Feb. 4, Victoria ISD is having a two hour delayed start time. Elementary schools are scheduled to start at 10:00 a.m., middle schools at 10:30 a.m., and high schools at 9:30 a.m. Victoria Christian school will…

School Closures for Friday, Feb. 4

Texas - Many districts are cancelling school on Friday, Feb. 4, due to colder temperatures persisting. Here's a list of schools closing for the day. Cuero ISD Palacios ISD Ezzell ISD Halletsville ISD Halletsville Sacred Heart Moulton ISD Shiner ISD…

How to report AEP power issues, due to inclement weather

There are several ways on how AEP customers can report power issues

VICTORIA, Texas - Temperatures will remain cold throughout the weekend. AEP offers customers with several ways to report outages or power issues. Such as a customer…

Victoria County Judge issues burn ban

Burn ban becomes effective on Friday, Jan. 14

VICTORIA, Texas - A burn ban is now in effect for Victoria County. County Judge Ben Zeller issued a burn ban for Victoria County effective on Friday, Jan. 14, with high winds and dry conditions persisting throughout the county. The…

Tri-City Empowerment Council provides food boxes during sudden winter storm

Tri-City Empowerment Council paired with other organizations to provide food boxes for people who are food insecure, to guarantee they have something to eat during the polar plunge.

CUERO, Texas - Early on Saturday, Feb. 13, the Tri-City Empowerment Council partnered with Church that Matters and Farmers 2 Families for a food-box distribution event.…

Gov. Abbot reassures Texans will have resources during winter storm

On Saturday, Feb. 13, Governor Greg Abbot gave an update on his plan for the winter storm and resources available for those who are struggling.

AUSTIN, Texas - Governor Greg Abbott provided an update from the Alternate State Operations Center on the severe winter weather that's impacting Texas and he requested a Federal Emergency Declaration from the White House to make additional resources available for communities impacted…