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Second annual Victoria Duck Safari Race

The organization met their goal to sell 10,000 ducks raising $50,000

VICTORIA, Texas - The second annual Victoria Duck Safari Race was held at Ethel Lee Tracy Park. The ducks raced to the finish line with $5,000 up for grabs for whoever's…

Second Annual Victoria Duck Safari to be held this Saturday

Venue location is now at the Ethel Lee Tracy Park

VICTORIA, Texas - On Saturday, Nov. 6, the Victoria Symphony Orchestra will hold their Second Annual Victoria Duck Safari. Thousands of adopted rubber ducks will dive into the Lake at Ethel Lee Tracy Park and race towards the finish line.…

Early results for District 3 run-off election

Duane Crocker leads with 851 votes

VICTORIA, Texas - The early voting results for Victoria City Council District 3 run-off election have dropped. As of 7 p.m., Duane Crocker is in the lead with 851 total votes, 57.46%. Chad Austin Hall is not far behind with…

Victoria XC Meet at Riverside

Victoria East and West had number of runners place

VICTORIA,Texas-- The Victoria Cross Country meet took place on Saturday. In the girls team relay Isabella Roth and Evelyn Garcia placed fifth. For the boys team relay Lucas Falcon and Juaquin Ynfante placed third. Grant Biles and Donovan Garcian placed…

New interest in school board races

As anger continues over reopening and masks

Originally Published: 14 AUG 21 09:10 ET By Katie Lobosco, CNN (CNN) -- Like many parents, Paul Martino never paid his school board much attention before the coronavirus pandemic. But last summer, when his kids' district in Bucks County, Pennsylvania,…

Early voting for District 3 runoff

Voters can early vote from now until August 17

VICTORIA, Texas -We are now two weeks away from the District 3 Runoff Election for the City Council seat, however, voters are able to cast their ballot early. From now until August 16, voters can early vote from 8 am…

An Italian born in Texas wins the 100-meter race

Texas-born Italian sprints from unknown to Bolt’s successor

TOKYO (AP) — The 100 meters at the Olympics is the event that turns sprinters into kings: Jesse Owens, Carl Lewis, Usain Bolt. On one of the most unusual nights the sport has ever seen, fans, experts, and even the…

Kurt Busch defeats brother in Atlanta

Kurt Busch holds off brother Kyle at Atlanta Motor Speedway

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Kurt Busch asked for a final favor from Atlanta Motor Speedway’s old, battered track. Busch’s wish came true on the track’s farewell race. Busch passed brother Kyle with 24 laps left and won the NASCAR Cup…

Familiar names end on top at Super Speedway

Hendrick trio sets pace at re-opened Nashville Superspeedway

LEBANON, Tenn. (AP) — New track, same old names atop the leaderboard. William Byron, Kyle Larson and Chase Elliott paced the first ever Cup Series practice at Nashville Superspeedway in yet another display of how dominant Hendrick Motorsports is right…

A NASCAR win in Texas

Larson wins 2nd NASCAR All-Star race, this one in Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Kyle Larson was back in the NASCAR All-Star race, and got another $1 million by winning it again. Larson held off a hard-charging Brad Keselowski during the final 10-lap shootout at Texas on Sunday night,…

A familiar name wins the Indy 500 once again

Helio Castroneves wins Indy 500 for 4th time

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis 500 was meant to mark the return of some sort of normalcy, at least for the marquee sporting events that Americans find so meaningful. For Helio Castroneves, Indy provided a professional rebirth that pushed him…

Hendrick goes for win No. 269 in the Coca-Cola 600

Hendrick eyes all-time Cup Series win record at Charlotte

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Those who’ve been around Hendrick Motorsports over the past few years know all about the record. It’s impossible not to. Car owner Rick Hendrick has made no secret to his employees about how badly he wants…

Medina Spirit might lose Kentucky Derby win due to drug test

Medina Spirit could lose Ky. Derby win; track bans Baffert

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Medina Spirit’s victory in the Kentucky Derby is in serious jeopardy because of a failed postrace drug test, one that led Churchill Downs to suspend Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert on Sunday in the latest…

147th Kentucky Derby is in the books

Medina Spirit gives Baffert record 7th Kentucky Derby win

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — John Velazquez was in a familiar place, in the lead aboard Medina Spirit in the Kentucky Derby and holding off the stretch bid of three challengers. This time, Bob Baffert couldn’t believe what he was seeing.…

Kentucky Derby returns home

With fans and flowery hats, Derby is back at old home in May

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The bourbon is flowing again, flowery hats and humans are on the scene and 19 horses are ready to run the most chaotic race of their lives. After being disrupted by a pandemic, the Kentucky Derby…

NBA's Kyle Korver opens up about race

NBA player Kyle Korver revealed Monday in an intensely personal essay that he has struggled with the privilege he's been granted as a white man, and he tasked himself with becoming a "part of the solution" against racism.