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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. Court revives transgender widow's fight for benefitsRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    A Texas appeals court Thursday overturned a judge's ruling that had voided the marriage of a transgender widow whose firefighter husband died battling a blaze.

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  6. Court revives transgender widow's fight for benefitsRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    A Texas appeals court Thursday overturned a judge's ruling that had voided the marriage of a transgender widow whose firefighter husband died battling a blaze.

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  7. BlotterRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    An 18-year-old El Campo man by officers Wednesday on suspicion of having a prohibited substance in a correctional facility, possession of a controlled substance in a drug-free zone and possession of marijuana in a drug-free zone.

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  8. Cold weather to return to CrossroadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    Weather.com says the best advice for driving in inclement weather is to not drive at all.

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  9. Christmas Bake SaleRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2013 | The Victoria Advocate

    Holy Family Catholic Church in Wharton will have a Christmas Bake Sale from 7:30 a.m. to noon at the Family Life Center, 2009 Briar Lane.

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  10. Group brings awareness to homelessness, hunger with eventRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2013 | The Victoria Advocate

    Community members are encouraged to take the hunger challenge by attempting to eat each day a week for just $5 a day.

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  11. Advocate Editorial Board opinion: Crossroads has amazing connectionsRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2013 | The Victoria Advocate

    Over the past year, people with connections to the Crossroads have started popping up all over TV.

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