victoria county

July 14th Election Day preview

Polls are open from 7 a.m.- 7 p.m. you must bring a valid form of ID

VICTORIA, Texas - Early voting for the 2020 primary runoff election is finished. A total of 6,888 Victoria County voters took part in this election. Victoria County has just over 55,000 registered voters. The elections were originally scheduled for May,…

82 new cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County

1,754 confirmed cases of COVID-19

VICTORIA, Texas - The Victoria County Public Health Department is reporting a COVID-19-related death in Victoria County. The patient, a female Victoria County resident in her 80’s, had been hospitalized in Victoria. To respect and honor the family, no further…

Fire totals a home for a family of four

Three vehicles were also burned in the fire

VICTORIA, Texas - A Family in Victoria County escaped a fire early Friday morning. At 12:39 a.m. volunteer fire departments from all around Victoria County came together to help put out a home fire. The cause of the fire is…

Seventy-six new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County

Seventy-six new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County

FROM A NEWS RELEASE VICTORIA, Texas - As of 6:30 pm today, there are 76 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County, and 87 newly recovered individuals. Victoria currently has a total of 1,465 confirmed cases of COVID-19. With…

Stay safe from mosquitos this summer

Mosquitos can spread disease here are some tips to stay safe

VICTORIA, Texas - With summer here, the Victoria County wants people to be aware of the dangers that mosquitos can cause to not only you, but your pets as well. Mosquitos can spread West Nile Virus, malaria, yellow fever and…

One hundred and two new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County

One hundred and two new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County

VICTORIA, Texas - As of 5 p.m. Saturday, there are 102 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County, and 16 newly recovered individuals. Victoria currently has a total of 1,216 confirmed cases of COVID-19. Officials are now including some…

Fifty-two new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County

Fifty-two new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County

VICTORIA, Texas - As of 5 p.m. today, there are 52 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County, and 61 newly recovered individuals. Victoria currently has a total of 1,114 confirmed cases of COVID-19. Officials are now including some…

206 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Victoria County

44 newly recovered individuals

VICTORIA, Texas- As of 5 p.m. Thursday, there are 206 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County, and 44 newly recovered individuals according to the Victoria County Department…

31 new cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County

Another spike of positive cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County

VICTORIA, Texas -- As of 5 pm June 27th, there are 31 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County, and 9 newly recovered individuals. Victoria currently has a total of 536 confirmed cases of COVID-19. *Regional Case Counts are…

37 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County

14 newly recovered

VICTORIA, Texas- As of 5 p.m. Friday, the Victoria Office of Emergency Management reports 37 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Victoria County, and 14 newly recovered individuals. Victoria currently has a…

COVID-19 walk up test site available soon

VICTORIA, Texas - The City of Victoria and Victoria County will host a walk-up COVID-19 testing site in partnership with the Department of State Health Services and Texas Military Department on June 25 and 26 at the Victoria Community Center,…

Victoria County Sheriff's Office make major Drug bust

6 arrested, over 2,000 grams of drugs and $8,000 of U.S. money siezed

VICTORIA, Texas - VCSO Special Crimes Unit arrest 6 persons, and take 120 grams of Methamphetamine, 160 grams of Ecstasy, 27.5 ounces of Marijuana, and 2000 grams of THC products off the streets and seize $8,300.00 in U.S. currency. On…

Victoria County lifts burn ban

There is no longer a burn ban for Victoria County

VICTORIA, Texas - County Commissioners' Court lifted the Victoria County burn ban. Trash burning must be done in a barrel topped with a screen (holes no larger than 5/8” inch) Burning on ground or in a barrel should have an area…

Victoria County reports COVID-19 related death

A male in his 60s has died due to complications with COVID-19

VICTORIA, Texas - The Victoria County Public Health Department is reporting a COVID-19-related death in Victoria County. The patient, a male Victoria County resident in his 60’s, had been hospitalized in Victoria. To respect and honor the family, no further…

Healthcare Hero: David Gonzales

Healthcare Hero: David Gonzales, director of the Victoria County Public Health Department

VICTORIA, Texas - COVID-19 was declared a worldwide pandemic on March 11th, two days later on March 13th the decision was made to activate the emergency operations center in Victoria County.…

Victoria Metropolitan Planning Organization approves 25-year transportation plan

VICTORIA, Texas- The Victoria Metropolitan Planning Organization approved at its Thursday meeting the 2045 Metropolitan Transportation Plan, a document that prioritizes federal funding and establishes goals and priorities for improving transportation within Victoria County. The MTP outlines transportation projects through…

One new case of COVID-19 for Victoria County

There are now 38 active cases of COVID-19

VICTORIA, Texas - As of 5:00 this evening, there is one new case of COVID-19 in Victoria county. That brings the numbers to: 38- Active cases 54- Recovered cases 44- Outbreak cases from Post Acute Medical North 1- Death 93-…

Victoria County Resident Death from COVID-19 Identified

Victoria County Resident COVID-19 Death Identified

VICTORIA, Texas - The Victoria County Public Health Department received a report Tuesday that confirmed a COVID-19 patient from Victoria County died due to COVID-19. The late patient…

One new positive case of COVID-19 in Victoria County

The total number of COVID-19 cases in Victoria County continues to rise

VICTORIA, Texas - In the last 24 hours there has been one new positive case of COVID-19. 44 cases are related to the outbreak at Post Acute Medical and nine of those are not Victoria County Residents. The source of…

Health authority discourages out-of-town travel

Health authority discourages out-of-town travel

VICTORIA, Texas - Victoria has three positive cases of COVID-19, which means the county remains under mild community transmission status and Phase II of our response to this COVID-19 crisis.…