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  1. Outdoors: Spring comes alive, so do spots and ... 39 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    I guess speckled trout and redfish were waiting on the calendar to officially register spring, as fishing turned a corner this week just about the time the first patch of bluebonnets appeared. You felt it, too.

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  2. Haircutter earns 2 trophies at San Antonio Barber ... 8 minutes from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Victoria Advocate

    The owner of Exclusive Kuts took two trophies and one cash prize home after competing March 22 in the Kardzmatic Barber Battle in San Antonio. The licensed cosmetologist participated in two competitions - fastest fade and traditional cut - and won against 10 other contestants in each category.

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  3. Sexual assault suspect arrested by U.S. Marshals task ... an hour ago ...Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Victoria Advocate

    The U.S. Marshals Service Gulf Bend Violent Offender and Task Force Victoria and Corpus Christi divisions arrested Timothy Wayne Brasher Jr., 37. Brasher sexually assaulted a woman Monday, and Victoria County Sheriff's Office investigators have developed enough evidence to charge him with aggravated sexually assault, unlawful restraint and assault impeding breath or circulation by choking, according to a news release. Brasher was taken to the Bee County Jail.

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  4. Commissioners hear more about Citizens Medical Center controversy 6...Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Victoria Advocate

    The neighborhood is roughly defined by Juan Linn Street in the North, Water Street in the South, Liberty Street in the West and Cameron Street in the East. Tickets are $15.

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  5. List of event cancelations, schedule changes an hour ago Several...Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Victoria Advocate

    Several weekend event have been either canceled or moved to an alternate location because of the expected rain Friday and Saturday. Here is a list of events so far issuing a notice.

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  6. Beware of pushy door-to-door sales people 18 minutes ago The Better...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | The Victoria Advocate

    The Better Business Bureau is warning consumers to be on guard when it comes to high-pressure sales tactics over the next few months. There are many businesses that go door-to-door selling everything from cosmetic products to magazine subscriptions.

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  7. Investigation into inmate leaving jail reveals flaw 13 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | The Victoria Advocate

    An investigation into how a convicted felon left the Refugio County Jail with its jail captain revealed a flaw in the inmate's classification. County Sheriff Robert Bolcik issued a press release Friday after an article in Thursday's Advocate questioned why an inmate was dressed as a jailer and removed from the facility without being restrained.

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  8. Emails, private police records, reporting on allegations crucial ... an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | The Victoria Advocate

    Private university police beat a man suspected of stealing a bicycle. The violent episode was captured on a dash camera, but when questions arose, the police refused to release the complete video.

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  9. Blotter 18 minutes ago Arrested VICTORIA - A 25-year-old Corpus...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Victoria Advocate

    A 25-year-old Corpus Christi woman by officers Tuesday on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance, theft of property and unauthorized use of a vehicle. VICTORIA - A 31-year-old Bloomington man by deputies Tuesday on suspicion of assault causing bodily injury to a family member VICTORIA -Richard Allen Lester, 50, of Victoria, by deputies Tuesday on two warrants charging him with theft of property.

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  10. Victoria veteran to speak at Corpus Christi event 19 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Victoria Advocate

    Martin Garcia Sr., junior vice commander for the Military Order of the Purple Heart Department of Texas, is scheduled to speak at the Vietnam Veterans National Day Ceremony at 10 a.m. Saturday at Sherrill Park, on Shoreline Drive, in Corpus Christi. The ceremony will include 36 veterans service organizations from Corpus Christi and the Nueces County area.

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  11. Cold temperature advisory issued for Crossroads 14 minutes ago The...Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | The Victoria Advocate

    The National Weather Service in Corpus Christi is issuing a cold temperature warning for several South Texas counties, including Victoria County. A cold air mass is expected to linger over South Texas on Thursday night and into Friday morning with temperatures over some inland portions of the Coastal Bend approaching the freezing mark.

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  12. Victoria weather recap: Foggy conditions prevail in February 45 minutes agoRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Victoria Advocate

    For nine of those days, the fog limited visibility to a quarter of a mile, according to data collected by the National Weather Service. "Winter time is typically the foggy time of year for the Crossroads and the Coastal Bend," said Douglas Vogelsang, observing program leader for the National Weather Service in Corpus Christi.

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  13. 5 ways to be a better consumer an hour ago Thousands of consumers...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | The Victoria Advocate

    Thousands of consumers turn to Better Business Bureau as the leading reliable business resource, and our goal is to go the extra mile in encouraging consumers to take full advantage of their rights. As part of National Consumer Protection Week, the Better Business Bureau offers five ways to become a smarter consumer.

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  14. Victoria West senior named district MVP again 27 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | The Victoria Advocate

    The West senior captured the honor in District 30-4A last season, and was the choice of District 30-5A coaches this season. "It's very exciting," Ellison said.

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  15. 3 Corpus Christi men arrested in vending machine ... 21 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | The Victoria Advocate

    A resident who called the police early Sunday morning helped nab three suspects believed to be responsible for a string of vending machine burglaries in Victoria. Victoria Police Department investigators believe the men may be responsible for more than 19 burglaries to coin-operated machines, according to a news release from the police department on Tuesday.

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  16. City Corner: Unpaid tickets can land you in ... 39 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | The Victoria Advocate

    It's easy to find out if you are on the warrant list. Each year, the Victoria Police Department and Victoria Municipal Court participate in the Great Texas Warrant Roundup.

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  17. Cuero student raises steers for ninth year (w/video) 58 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | The Victoria Advocate

    "When we first got him, he had a lot of hair on him. Like this long," the Cuero High School student said, motioning with his fingers.

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  18. Thumbs-up, thumbs-down; it's your choice 24 minutes ago THUMBS-UP...Read the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | The Victoria Advocate

    Thumbs-up to the heartwarming column pertaining to grandchildren, a grandmother and earlier days, written by Mary Agnes Kuester which ran on the Viewpoints page Feb. 6. Thumbs-up to the Pinto Bean's restaurant staff on the Cuero Highway. After eating a delicious meal for lunch on Feb. 15, I left for Goliad leaving my cellphone on the dining table.

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  19. Discover the Gulf gem of Port Lavaca 2 days, 8 hours from now Port...Read the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | The Victoria Advocate

    With more than 40 restaurants , menus feature a wide assortment of choices, suited for almost any pocketbook. But it's an especially good place for Tex-Mex fare, Southern brown gravy and anything seafood.

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  20. THrough Feb. 24 Our Saviour's Lutheran Church is ... 17 hours ago...Read the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | The Victoria Advocate

    Our Saviour's Lutheran Church is beginning a new Bible study from 6 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesdays through Feb. 24. The Bible study "Jesus is Greater Than Religion" is a six-session, video-driven study by Jefferson Bethke. The cost is $15 for a member book.

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