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  1. 3 killed, 6 injured in Wharton County wreck an hour ago Three people...Read the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | The Victoria Advocate

    Three people were killed and six injured in an early Friday morning wreck outside of Wharton on U.S. 59 at Farm-to-Market Road 961. The driver of an 11-passenger van was traveling north on U.S. 59 at about 5:36 a.m. when he left the road on the right side and lost control when he tried to correct.

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  2. Waterfowlers look forward to open Saturday an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    With the duck populations at record highs and habitat looking good from late summer and early fall rains, waterfowlers are anticipating a solid opener when duck season commences Saturday. It's a reprieve from drought-stricken, dusty ponds that have been prevalent during the past five years.

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  3. Blotter 23 minutes ago Arrested VICTORIA - Jacob John Bonnell, 26, of ...Read the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    Jacob John Bonnell, 26, of Victoria, by deputies Thursday on a warrant charging him with violation of probation in a reckless driving case. VICTORIA - Natasha Nicole Ramirez, 25, of Victoria, by deputies Thursday on a warrant charging her with violation of probation in a delivering a controlled substance case.

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  4. Wharton ends 12-year losing streak to El Campo an hour ago Wharton...Read the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    Wharton ended a 12-year losing streak against El Campo on Friday night in a 28-24 win that saw the Tigers secure the victory in the final minutes of the game. Quarterback Chris Green scored the go-ahead touchdown on a 7-yard run late in the fourth quarter to put the Tigers ahead.

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  5. El Campo looks to continue success in Wharton ... an hour ago - TIME: ...Read the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    El Campo and Wharton are no longer district foes, but the cities remain 13 miles apart. "You're playing for bragging rights and the pride of the community," said Wharton coach Tim Finn.

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  6. Young Yorktown team keeps it simple an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    "We've got some big kids and we're trying to take advantage of that," said second-year head coach Ty Robinson. "We don't have a million plays, but we want to do the plays we do well.

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  7. 2-0 Ricebirds gain momentum 57 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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