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Fort Hood Community Roundtable press conference to be held in Killeen

Congressman Roger Williams will discuss challenges

KILLEEN, Texas - On Wednesday, May 5, Congressman Roger Williams will host a press conference at 11 a.m., following a Fort Hood Community Roundtable. B-Roll opportunity of Roundtable will start at 10:30 a.m. The roundtable will consist of local elected…

Warriors Weekend still planned for 2021

Due to COVID-19 Warriors Weekend was canceled for 2020, all systems are a go for 2021

    VICTORIA, Texas- Ron Kocian president of Warriors Weekend says that this important Crossroads tradition will return this year but will be done in a different way. "This year, our 15th…

Warrior's Weekend Field of Honor team seeking student ambassadors

An opportunity for students to earn scholarship money while celebrating the service and sacrifices of Veterans and active Military members

VICTORIA, Texas -  For the first time ever, the Field of Honor Team is seeking out 50 student Ambassadors (from elementary school through college) who would like to earn a Warrior's Weekend Field of Honor Scholarship. Students can earn the…

Governor Abbott sends resources to local officials throughout Texas

Deploys National Guard to assist local officials in transfer of elderly

AUSTIN, Texas – Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the State of Texas is deploying maximum resources to local officials throughout the state to respond to severe winter weather and to restore power to our communities. State agencies are sending…

Victoria East celebrates Veterans Day

High schoolers at Victoria East celebrated Veterans Day in a socially distanced way this year.

VICTORIA, Texas - Students at Victoria East held a web conversation with vets at the Veterans Center celebrating this occasion. Dan Pooley, current principal shared his experiences about the disciplinary lifestyle, service, and military training. Many students learned the…

Top Local Texas Headlines

Local Texas headlines you need to know.

HOUSTON, Texas - On Tuesday, a Houston police officer died, after responding to a domestic incident. Sergeant Harold Preston arrived at the apartment complex, later shot more than once in the head. The 41 year old department veteran was preparing…

Military Heroes honored for help during COVID spike

A barbecue dinner took place to honor military heroes and medical staff

A dinner was held at the Soiree on 212 S Main St. honoring military heroes, doctors, and medical staff for the care they provided when Victoria had…

North Korea warns US could 'pay dearly'

North Korea has warned the United States it "will be made to pay dearly" for any criticism of the country's human rights record, North Korean state news agency said Saturday.