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Small businesses encouraged to contact UHV Small Business Development Center

UHVSBDC is encouraging small business affected by COVID-19 to contact them for guidance in navigating loans

VICTORIA, Texas - During March 22nd's Victoria City/County Press Briefing, Director of the University of Houston-Victoria Small Business Development Center, Lindsey Young, detailed how small business owners can find help navigating their small business loan applications during the COVID-19 crisis.…

Victoria City and County officials address enforcing State mandates for social distancing

Mayor Rawley McCoy and County Judge Ben Zeller address enforcing restrictions against "social gatherings"

VICTORIA - Mayor Rawley McCoy, County Judge Ben Zeller, and Dr. John McNeill addressed concerns about procedures to ensure social distancing in order to mitigate the threat of COVID-19. Judge Ben Zeller and Mayor McCoy's orders state, "That for purposes…

H-E-B and Favor partner to help seniors shop for their needs

HEB and Favor launch a new delivery service program for senior citizens in response to COVID-19

H-E-B and Favor Delivery have joined together to help seniors shop for their groceries while staying safe and away from crowded stores. Earlier today the H-E-B Newsroom released a statement: "H-E-B encourages Texans Helping Texans to fight coronavirus threat H-E-B…

Victoria College Spring Break Extended

Spring Break for VC students has extended through Sunday March 29th

Attention students of Victoria College... spring break has been extended through Sunday March 29. Classes will move online or to an alternative format beginning Monday March 30. For more details, you…

Singer Jaclyn Gonzales Performs LIVE on Sunrise

Jaclyn Gonzales covers "July" by Noah Cyrus LIVE on Sunrise.

Local singer/musician Jaclyn Gonzales joined Haley, Geno, and Trey on Sunrise this morning to perform an acoustic rendition of the song "July" by Noah Cyrus.  

Update: Authorities release description of vehicle used in hit and run

A woman found in the median of the HWY 59 near the Wharton Regional Airport has been identified

WHARTON, Texas -- Update 12/31/2019: Authorities in Wharton have confirmed that the suspect's vehicle is possibly a dark gray 2005-2007 Dodge Charger or Chrysler 300. Original story 12/30/2019: The Wharton Police Department has positively identified Marisol Medelez as the body…

Facebook could launch 'high quality' news section by end of 2019

Facebook is developing a new section devoted to curating "high quality" and "trustworthy" news, chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Monday. And, according to a person familiar with the conversations, executives have discussed possibly launching it by the end of 2019.