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Argument at Memorial Day festival in Oklahoma leads to 1 person fatally shot, 7 others injured

A 39-year-old woman died and seven other people were wounded, including a 9-year-old child, after a shooting early Sunday at an outdoor Memorial Day festival in Taft, Oklahoma, officials said.

Originally Published: 29 MAY 22 16:10 ET Updated: 29 MAY 22 20:18 ET By Hannah Sarisohn and Theresa Waldrop, CNN (CNN) -- A 39-year-old woman died and seven other people were wounded, including a 9-year-old child, after a shooting early…

City closures for Memorial Day observance

All nonemergency offices will close

VICTORIA, Texas - On Monday, May 30, all nonemergency offices at the City of Victoria will close in observance of Memorial Day. The following offices will close: the Victoria Public Library; the compost site; the landfill will close early at…

Honoring the fallen heroes at Warrior's Weekend Field of Honor

Col. Mike Petrash founded the Warrior's Weekend Field of Honor in 2009.

VICTORIA -- On this day, the last Monday in May, we honor the men and women who have died while serving our country. In Victoria, flags filled the Warrior's Weekend Field of Honor to commemorate heroes. Colonel Mike Petrash…

The City of Yoakum host Memorial Day Event

Remembering those who lost their lives in the line of duty

YOAKUM, Texas -- The City of Yoakum hosted a Memorial Day Event at 10:00 a.m. Monday to honor of those who died in active military service. The City took the opportunity to remember the sacrifices of not only those…

City of Victoria closures for Memorial Day observance

Here is what you need to know

VICTORIA, Texas - On Monday, May 31, all nonemergency offices at the City of Victoria will close in observance of Memorial Day. The Victoria Public Library and compost, brush site will be closed. The Victoria landfill will close early at…

Memorial Day by the numbers

Memorial Day is a time to reflect on those who've died in service to the country while also being widely considered the unofficial start to summer for many Americans. Take a look at the numbers behind the holiday.