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  1. 2-0 Ricebirds gain momentum 57 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | The Victoria Advocate

    Dove was sidelined after stretching the medial collateral ligament in his right knee during practice but was counting on coming back during the playoffs. He never got that chance, as the Ricebirds lost to La Grange in the bi-district round after advancing to the state final in his freshman season.

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  2. State fire marshal's office will investigate Hinze's Bar-B-Q fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    A fire started in the pit-area while patrons were inside at about 7 p.m. at Hinze's Bar-B-Q , 8229 U.S. Highway 59. John Szymanski, constable for precinct 2 in Wharton County, was 14 miles away in East Bernard when he got the call and could see the smoke billowing into the air.

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  3. Wharton's Hinze's Bar-B-Q catches fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    Hinze's Bar-b-q in Wharton caught fire Monday. As of Monday night, the building could still be seen smoking.

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  4. Meyersville superintendent resigns, takes on position in WhartonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    Tina Herrington , 49, served as superintendent and principal for the past two years and is now moving to a new position with the Wharton school district as assistant superintendent for curriculum and instruction.

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  5. Rice farmers face upstream battleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    From 2008 to 2013, total flows into the Highland Lakes were 33 percent of the historical average.

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  6. Rice farmers face upstream battleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    Dick Ottis, president of Rice Belt Warehouse Inc., talks about his business and the culture of rice farming in Texas.

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  7. Hispanic veterans get overdue Medal of Honor recognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    Vietnam War Veteran Santiago Erevia, of San Antonio, speaks about his upcoming Medal of Honor Award during a Veterans of Foreign Wars Ceremony at Camargo Park in San Antonio.

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  8. The Medal of Honor at lastRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    The first Medal of Honor was awarded on March 25, 1863, to Private Jacob Parrott.

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  9. Medal of Honor to be awarded to 2 men born ...Read the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    Mary Walker is the only woman who has been awarded the Medal of Honor. She received the medal for her actions at Bull Run on July 21,1861 Michael Pena, 67, was 31/2 years old when his father died while engaged in combat in the Korean War.

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  10. Salute: Seaman from El Campo completes basic trainingRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    Navy Seaman Apprentice Tyler R. Perkins recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.

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