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 2020-12-05 02:30 

Victoria Advocate

79 COVID-19 patients in regional hospitals...

Throughout the region, 79 patients with COVID-19 were hospitalized in Victoria's trauma service area Friday....

 2020-12-05 00:45 

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Victoria ISD implementing new system to improve student safety...

It might sound like a funny name, but it's a serious new tool to help Victoria school district ensure the well-being of students online....

 2020-12-05 00:39 

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Citizens hospital will be first in the Crossroads to receive COVID vaccine...

Citizens Medical Center will receive 975 doses of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine and will be the only Crossroads facility to receive the vaccine in the state's first distribution, state and hospital officials said Friday....

 2020-12-05 00:30 

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Victoria officials allocate $144K more in COVID-19 relief funds to help with rent, mortgage...

More funding is available to help Victoria residents who are having trouble making their rent or mortgage payments because of the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-12-04 23:45 

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'An extended family': For Victoria family of educators, teaching more than just a job...

The Boyle family has made teaching at St. Joseph High School a family affair....

 2020-12-04 23:30 

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Part of Country Club Drive to close to northbound traffic...

Beginning Monday, Country Club Drive will be closed to northbound traffic between Stephenson and Navarro streets for three weeks, weather permitting, so utilities can be repaired....

 2020-12-04 23:15 

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Outlaw Pass to host holiday events...

Outlaw Pass Family Fun Center is gearing up for festive events this holiday season....

 2020-12-04 22:35 

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DPS: Intoxicated driver crashed into Quail Creek home, injured child...

An 11-year-old boy was transported to a hospital after an intoxicated driver struck a Quail Creek family's residence Thursday evening, authorities said....

 2020-12-04 22:30 

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DeTar recognized for knee and hip replacement surgery program...

DeTar Hospital Navarro was recognized by a health insurance company for "expertise" in knee and hip replacement surgeries "resulting in fewer patient complications and hospital readmissions," according to a news release from the hospital....

 2020-12-04 21:00 

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Jim Graff: God-sized dreams require faith...

I'm sure we can all remember when we received a gift that brought us a little extra joy....

 2020-12-04 21:00 

Victoria Advocate

Catholic Diocese ordains largest class of deacons...

On Nov. 21, the largest class of deacons in the history of the Catholic Diocese of Victoria was ordained. Fifteen men from different parishes in the diocese will help the bishop and priests to evangelize and care for those in......

 2020-12-04 21:00 

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Oceans For Emotions: When we all get to heaven, what a day of rejoicing that will be...

Editor's note: On Dec. 28, 2018, Elaine crossed over to that Eternal Shore and her family, friends and readers are missing her. The Advocate is reprinting Elaine's articles....

 2020-12-04 14:11 

Victoria Advocate

Sunny today, chance of showers tomorrow...

Friday is forecast to be sunny with a high of 60 degrees....

 2020-12-04 02:15 

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Blotter: Victoria man arrested Thursday morning on suspicion of driving while intoxicated...

Man arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated...

 2020-12-04 02:00 

Victoria Advocate

Reverse lighted Christmas parade to conclude with fireworks show Saturday...

Saturday's annual lighted Christmas parade will be different because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but the show will go on but in reverse of previous years....

 2020-12-04 01:45 

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Victoria school district reports 6 new COVID-19 cases...

Victoria school district reported six COVID-19 cases this week....

 2020-12-04 01:30 

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New police chief brings a lifetime of experience to Victoria...

Roberto Arredondo Jr.'s swearing in as Victoria's new police chief Monday made history, but he saw it as a continuation of a life-long mission....

 2020-12-03 23:45 

Victoria Advocate

Livestock markets for Dec. 1-2...

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 2020-12-03 23:45 

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Edna to have local shopping event...

The Jackson County Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a local shopping event, "Edna, Shop at Home" from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday....

 2020-12-03 23:30 

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VISD board member Ross Mansker won't run for re-election...

Victoria school board member Ross Mansker announced Thursday he will not run for re-election....

 2020-12-03 23:30 

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Q: Have the quarantine guidelines after exposure to COVID-19 changed?...

Q: Have the quarantine guidelines after exposure to COVID-19 changed?...

 2020-12-03 23:15 

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Shiner Heritage Quilters Guild makes donation to Shiner Food Pantry...

In the spirit of holiday giving, the Shiner Heritage Quilters Guild collected monetary donations for the Shiner Food Pantry at the Dec. 1 meeting....

 2020-12-03 21:00 

Victoria Advocate

Poinsettias are one of the most popular holiday plants...

Poinsettias are often known as Christmas plants because they are one of the most popular of the holiday plants, with red poinsettias being the most popular color. As of now, there are more than 100 different color varieties with new......

 2020-12-03 21:00 

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Nature Notes: Marine debris on the Texas coast a problem...

Texas beaches are a magnet for trash. Beach-goers leave their fishing line and food containers on the sand, storms bring trash from inland out to the coast, and waves and currents bring trash from the Gulf of Mexico to the......

 2020-12-03 21:00 

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Gardeners' Dirt: Pomegranates offer fall beauty in the landscape...

About 20 years ago, we visited a small town in the Hill Country and stayed in a bed and breakfast, surrounded by an old-fashioned garden. A pomegranate bush with dark orange fruit caught the setting sun, and I was struck......

 2020-12-03 13:53 

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3-hour power shutdown in Edna scheduled for 10:30 p.m. Thursday...

AEP Texas has scheduled a power outage in the Edna area from 10:30 p.m. Thursday to 1:30 a.m. Friday, according to a post on the city's Facebook page....

 2020-12-03 13:38 

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Thursday expected to be cool and windy...

Thursday is forecast to be sunny with a high of 60 degrees, according to the National Weather Service....

 2020-12-03 03:37 

Victoria Advocate

2 new deaths reported from COVID-19 in region...

Twenty-five new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Victoria County Wednesday, according to the daily report from the public health department....

 2020-12-03 03:00 

Victoria Advocate

Crossroads providers forecast steady vaccination rates despite nationwide decline during pandemic...

Although nationwide numbers project a serious shortfall in childhood vaccinations because of the pandemic, local physicians are optimistic that kids haven't gotten too far behind on their vaccination schedules....

 2020-12-03 02:45 

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AEP: Scheduled power outage in Edna Thursday night...

American Electric Power Texas has scheduled a power outage in the Edna area for 10:30 p.m. Thursday to 1:30 a.m. Friday, weather permitting....

 2020-12-03 01:45 

Victoria Advocate

Late Robert Hewitt Jr. awarded at Chamber Luncheon...

Members of the business community dined and chatted as awards were presented during the Victoria Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Luncheon, held at the Victoria College Emerging Technology Complex, on Wednesday....

 2020-12-02 21:00 

Victoria Advocate

Victoria Ballet Theatre to host 'A Pandemic Nutcracker'...

In the Victoria Ballet Theatre's production of "A Pandemic Nutcracker," the Stahlbaum family will not have its annual Christmas Eve party because of a pandemic....

 2020-12-02 18:30 

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2 transported to Victoria hospital after Hallettsville crash...

Two people were transported to Citizens Medical Center in Victoria after a two-vehicle crash west of downtown Hallettsville Wednesday morning....

 2020-12-02 17:15 

Victoria Advocate

Colonial Dames learn about vexillology at November meeting...

The John Brewer Chapter of the Colonial Dames of the 17th Century met on Nov. 13 at the Victoria Public Library with 14 members and guests in attendance....

 2020-12-02 17:00 

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Wharton County reports 11 new cases...

The Wharton County Office of Emergency Management reported 11 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in a news release Wednesday....

 2020-12-02 13:56 

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Two transported after two-vehicle crash west of Hallettsville...

Two people were transported to Citizens Medical Center in Victoria after a two-vehicle crash on US 90A west of Hallettsville Wednesday morning, according to the Lavaca County Sheriff's Office....

 2020-12-02 13:39 

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Wednesday forecast to be partly sunny with chance of thunderstorms...

Wednesday is expected to be warm and could turn stormy....

 2020-12-02 04:15 

Victoria Advocate

Future development partner will help address internet challenges in Victoria...

Nearly 30% of the population of Victoria does not have a regular internet service subscription, Assistant City Manager Darrek Ferrell said Tuesday....

 2020-12-02 02:07 

Victoria Advocate

Christmas tree sales fight supplies challenges...

Disease and wildfires aren't stopping Christmas trees from coming to Victoria this season, but they are causing shortages....

 2020-12-02 01:35 

Victoria Advocate

Victoria records 100th, 101st COVID-19 deaths...

Two more Victoria County residents have died from COVID-19, Victoria County officials said Tuesday....

 2020-12-02 01:00 

Victoria Advocate

Citizens Academy to return in 2021 with new features...

The city of Victoria is accepting applications for its 2021 Citizens Academy, an eight-week educational program that will provide residents with an inside look at city services, programs, facilities and more....

 2020-12-02 00:45 

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Livestock markets for Dec. 1...
 2020-12-02 00:45 

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Victoria Public Library to host family holiday festivities...

The Victoria Public Library is inviting Victoria families to enjoy the holiday season safely during its drive-thru gingerbread house workshop Dec. 12 and its interactive walkthrough story Dec. 7-19....

 2020-12-02 00:30 

Victoria Advocate

Coleto Creek Power Plant shutting down by 2027...

The Coleto Creek Power Plant, which generates millions of dollars in tax revenues annually for Goliad County, will shut down by 2027....

 2020-12-01 22:00 

Victoria Advocate

Hallet Oak Gallery announces International Art Contest winners...

The Hallet Oak Gallery's International Art Contest, which was open to all ages and media, challenged artists to show another culture, according to a news release....

 2020-12-01 22:00 

Victoria Advocate

Correction: Meals on Wheels Victoria contact...

To register for a holiday meal delivery on Dec. 17 from Meals on Wheels Victoria or to sign up as a volunteer for the event, call 361-576-2189 or email Diana Alarcon at diana@mowvictoria.org. Meals on Wheels Victoria's phone number was......

 2020-12-01 21:00 

Victoria Advocate

Christmas bells are ringing...

Christmas decorations are popping up everywhere as people get ready for Christmas. For the Advocate's next reader contributed photo contest we want to see your decorations. They can be photos of the outside or inside of your home or maybe......

 2020-12-01 21:00 

Victoria Advocate

Hallet Oak Gallery announces pumpkin art contest winners...

Hallet Oak Gallery offered a family-oriented pumpkin art contest for those who wanted to use their talents during the fall pandemic, according to a news release. Linda Cejka judged the entries based on originality and technique....

 2020-12-01 19:21 

Victoria Advocate

Blotter: Victoria man charged with evading arrest in vehicle...

VICTORIA — A 37-year-old Victoria man was arrested Sunday night on suspicion of evading arrest or detention while driving a vehicle....

 2020-12-01 17:47 

Victoria Advocate

Children's Discovery Museum selling iconic pies in time for holidays...

In time for the holidays, the Children's Discovery Museum of the Golden Crescent is taking orders again for Royer's Round Top Caf pies to benefit the museum. This time, cinnamon rolls and quiche also are on the menu....

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