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Two vehicles in the 6900 block of North Main Street at 5:20 p.m. Tuesday. A 24-year-old man driving a 2013 Chevrolet Tahoe was traveling north in the inside lane.
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Fred Litton, dean of the University of Houston-Victoria School of Education and Human Development, has accepted an appointment from the Texas Education Agency to be on a committee that will advise the State Board of Educator Certification.
A Victoria man who was recently drafted by the New York Yankees was found guilty of driving while intoxicated Tuesday.
A tractor-trailer hauling lumber lost its load late Wednesday morning on U.S. Highway 59, shutting down the highway in both directions from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. VICTORIA - A 23-year-old Cuero woman by officers Tuesday on suspicion of theft of property between $50 and $500.
As a retired librarian, I appreciate the Advocate's concern about libraries having trouble getting their books back, expressed in the editorial, "Libraries should drop jail policies on overdue books," on July 25. Having worked in both public and college libraries, I can say that we are a profession dedicated to serving our constituents.
First Community Bank will host its grand opening and ribbon cutting at 4 p.m. Thursday at the bank in Whispering Creek Shopping Center, 6252 N. Navarro St. The bank has been open in temporary office space in One O'Connor Plaza while remodeling the Navarro Street building, which officially opened for business on Monday.
Contributed Photo by Clifford GrimesFill the Bus, a campaign to collect school supplies for children who need them, kicked off Monday at both Victorial Wal-marts.
Jimmy Cisneros, 39, of Victoria, drives back from doing a burnout in his truck at his benefit at Mario's Ballroom.
Victoria attorneys John Griffin and Lynn Knaupp restored the Dominick H. Regan home in Victoria after purchasing it in 1995.
The first public meeting about the University of Houston-Victoria's transition team and its work will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 5 in the campus Multi-Purpose Room, 3007 N. Ben Wilson St. The first public meeting about the University of Houston-Victoria's transition team and its work will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 5 in the campus Multi-Purpose Room, ... (more)
This photo is from the Alfreda Mueller Huck Collection at the Victoria Regional History Center.
In the most recent round of financial disclosures, all but one candidate in the contested Victoria County races showed donors have contributed $55,520 to the political cause, and 31 high-dollar donations exceeded $500.
Officials with the Victoria Police Department are looking at mid-year crime stats in a new way because they'll set the tone for trends in crime going forward.
Harken back to the days of 1940s movie matinees with the showing of "Stagecoach" at 2 p.m. and "The Mark of Zorro" at 4 p.m. "We started off with a bang, selling out our first movie offering, the 'Frozen Singalong,'" said Sue Prudhomme, Victoria College's director of cultural affairs.
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Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 11:43 pm
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