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  1. Warriors won't let weather rain on its parade 3 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The Victoria Advocate

    Seems nothing could stop the 950 wounded warriors from arriving in the Crossroads, nor would it keep residents from welcoming them during the ninth annual Warrior's Weekend. Retired Col.

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  2. Wounded veterans ready to embark on weekend trip 4 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Victoria Advocate

    For the ninth year, hundreds of wounded veterans and their families will arrive Friday in the Crossroads for a special weekend trip hosted by the nonprofit Warrior's Weekend. Motorcyclists who join the police-escorted procession in Hillje at noon will be asked to purchase a wristband - $20 for veterans and $40 for civilians - at Victoria Harley Davidson, Duffy's Lawn and Garden or at Prasek's Smokehouse.

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  3. Volunteers prepare for wounded veterans for Warrior's Weekend 2 hours from nowRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | The Victoria Advocate

    Three thousand American flags fluttered in the wind Tuesday night during the dedication of the Warrior's Weekend Field of Honor. "There's no way you can't be moved by that," retired Col.

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  4. Warrior's Weekend IX coming to Crossroads an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The Victoria Advocate

    More than 850 wounded heroes will descend on Victoria about 3 p.m. Friday at the Warrior's Weekend Field of Honor at Parkway Church, 4802 N. John Stockbauer Drive. After a brief ceremony, where they will each be able to find an American flag with their name on it, the drive to Port O'Connor will begin about 4:30 p.m. Saturday morning, heroes from Fort Sam Houston will join them for a day of fishing and great fun.

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  5. First responders help students with fundraiser 30 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | The Victoria Advocate

    "It's coming, it's coming," a first-grader jumped and cheered as a firetruck pulled into the driveway at Crain Elementary School. The red lights on top of the truck flashed and the sirens wailed as the group of students marched to the front, singing, "the firetruck, the firetruck."

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  6. Victoria volunteers send care packages to soldiers 8 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    The nonprofit hosts an annual fishing event for wounded military personnel in Port O'Connor, which draws hundreds of men and women from all military branches to the Crossroads. Volunteers raise donations for veterans throughout the year and will kick off the 2015 events with a muster March 21. For the past 10 years, the Hancock family has sent Christmas care packages to troops deployed overseas, but once people started hearing about it, the donations kept coming.

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