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Flooding in the Crossroads continues after more rainfall

Some roads were nearly underwater

VICTORIA, Texas - This week, the crossroads region experienced several inches of rainfall and flash flood alerts. Above are photos from the Aransas National Wildlife Refuge showing roads nearly underwater. Several…

UPDATE: Missing diver from Rockport found

Body of Jordan Jay Fisher found not far from Vandenberg

VANDENBERG, Florida Keys- A 50-year-old woman from Rockport, Texas who went missing while diving the Vandenberg wreck off Key West on Tuesday was found deceased Wednesday morning. Jordan Jay Fisher was found not far from the wreck on the bottom…

Woman from Rockport, Texas went missing while diving off Key West

Search continues for missing Vandenberg diver

MONROE COUNTY, Florida- A 50-year-old Rockport, Texas woman went missing while diving the Vandenberg wreck off Key West on Tuesday. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and U.S Coast Guard were back out Wednesday morning searching for Jordan Jay…

Drive-thru Christmas lights display at Rockport beach opens on Sunday

On Sunday, Nov. 29, at 6:00pm Rockport beach will have their first annual Drive-thru Christmas light display.

ROCKPORT-FULTON BEACH, Texas - The Rockport-Fulton Beach Chamber of Commerce initially wanted to have a socially- interactive Christmas Lights exhibit for the public this year. However, the pandemic forced them to…

Tropical Storm Hanna triggers hurricane warning for Rockport

Tropical Storm Hanna triggers hurricane warning for Rockport

ROCKPORT, Texas - At 4 p.m. Friday the southern part of Rockport was placed under hurricane warning status due to incoming Tropical Storm Hanna. The storm is expected to become a hurricane by landfall. Tune in at 5, 6 and…

Prestigious Rockport art festival ramping up for annual summer holiday event

July 4-5 event features painting, jewelry, ceramics, woodwork, glass and more; July 2 auction planned

ROCKPORT, Texas  — Since its inaugural summer event in 1969, the Rockport Art Festival has become one of the largest and most celebrated annual art events in the U.S. with 125 juried artists from all over the country participating each…

Rockport center for the arts open and hosting first post-covid-19 exhibition

Award-winning impressionist V….Vaughan show opens June 19; selected as poster artist for Rockport Art Festival

ROCKPORT, Texas — With her impressionist oil paintings gracing the collections of museums and private collectors alike, Virginia “V….” Vaughan’s work focuses on special projects that are heartfelt and comprehensive, treating her subjects to documentary style study. Painting on location all…

Fulton Mansion re-opens after post-hurricane renovations

The Fulton Mansion State Historic Site will begin hosting Moonlight on the Mansion every first Thursday

The mansion re-opened its doors better than ever in early December. Chandler Wahrmund, an educator at the Fulton Mansion State Historic Site, says even if you've been here…