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New, more accurate water meters planned for Port Lavaca

Public works officials say that these new meters will help to save customers money

  Port Lavaca, Texas - The city of Port Lavaca plans to replace all of its water meters. The goal is to improve accuracy and save customers money.  25 News…

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Port Lavaca passes speed limit reduction

PORT LAVACA, Texas - Here are some of the top headlines you'll read in The Port Lavaca Wave this week. Port Lavaca passes speed limit reduction The Port Lavaca City Council approved an ordinance to reduce the speed limits in…

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Calhoun Port Authority to purchase equipment

Playground area staked out to begin construction The stakes have been planted to mark where the new playground area in Chocolate Bayou Park will be. And the ground will be broken soon, according to Calhoun County Commissioner, Precinct 1, David…

Port Lavaca man killed in one vehicle crash Saturday morning

Victim identified as Antonio Alcala, 26

CALHOUN COUNTY, Texas - A 26-year-old man from Port Lavaca was killed early Saturday morning when his Jeep Wrangler rolled several times in an open field. The man was thrown from the vehicle. He's identified as Antonio Alcala. The crash…

Port Lavaca woman takes on stray cat problem

Here Kitty, Kitty Program

PORT LAVACA, Texas - On Wednesday, Feb. 9, Sharon Serrata shared the initiative to resolve the stray cat problem in her neighborhood. After living in the area for…

Calhoun County Republican Club hosts debate

The debate featured 22 candidates who will all be on the ballot for the upcoming Primary Election.

CALHOUN COUNTY, Texas - The Calhoun County Republican Club hosted a debate night Monday evening at the Veterans of Foreign Wars in Port Lavaca. Around 100 community members showed up…

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Port transfers permit to county POINT COMFORT - An expired U.S. Corps of Engineers permit was transferred to Calhoun County to assist with the Indianola beach shoreline restoration project. The Calhoun Port Authority board unanimously approved transferring the permit, which…

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Point Comfort city administrator resigns

Point Comfort city administrator resigns  The Point Comfort City Council accepted the resignation of City Administrator Robby Silva during its regular meeting Tuesday night. The resignation follows on the heels of a fractious city council meeting on Dec. 22, where…

City of Port Lavaca celebrates the completion of Lighthouse Beach Pier

"Today's celebration is not to only recognize the completion of this pier but also completion of all of our public assistance grant projects as a result of Hurricane Harvey"

PORT LAVACA, Texas - Community members and government officials gathered at the head of the newly built fishing pier in Port Lavaca to celebrate the official completion of the pier with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Getting to this point was…

Port Lavaca Train Depot construction is underway

"Port Lavaca used to be a destination place and we hope to make that happen again"

  PORT LAVACA, Texas -  The City of Port Lavaca is remodeling the old train depot in hopes of bringing more tourism to the city and to help perserve…

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Local cowgirl to compete in Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Katie Jo Boyd-Halbert will compete for the first time at the 2022 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. Finishing 31st in the world last year in barrel racing and second in…

Port Lavaca based coffee company brewing up help for Veterans

A Port Lavaca coffee company is giving back to veterans, one coffee cup at a time

  Port Lavaca, Texas - Father and son team Laval and Milam Simons, created smoking gun coffee back in February, in order to combine their love of coffee and their concern for…

Port Lavaca hosts its annual Festival of Lights Parade

The winners of the parade will be announced Saturday Dec. 4 at Port Lavaca's Merry on Maine

PORT LAVACA, Texas - Port Lavaca held its annual Festival of Lights Parade Friday evening December 3. The parade featured over 30 different floats. Some were decked…

Port Lavaca's Depot Days feature local vendors and live music

Depot Days are on the third Saturday of every month, with new changes coming early next year to the event

PORT LAVACA, Texas -  Depot Days are held on the third Saturday of each month in Port Lavaca. Right off of Virginia and Railroad Street, you…