Yoakum Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Yoakum, TX.

Results 1 - 20 of 184 in Yoakum, TX

  1. Navarro baseball survives two pitcher's duels, moves to 4-0 in districtRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Seguin Daily News

    Dominant efforts on the mound by Trevor Ripke and Matthew Maldonado sparked the Navarro High School baseball team to a pair of District 26-4A wins this week, 2-0 over Gonzales on Tuesday and 3-2 over Yoakum on Wednesday. Ripke barely missed a no-hitter against Gonzales on Tuesday night, giving up a lone single to the Apaches' Brant Phillipus and nothing else while striking out 11 batters with no walks in seven innings of work.

    Comment?

  2. Cowan perfect against Yoakum, Navarro splits district gamesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Seguin Daily News

    Navarro High School sophomore Cayli Cowan pitched a perfect game Monday night in a 10-0 home win over Yoakum, but the Panthers still settled for a split in two District 26-4A softball games after a 4-1 road loss to Gonzales on Tuesday. Cowan struck out 14 of the 18 batters she faced and didn't allow a base-runner on Monday in the six-inning, run-rule victory.

    Comment?

  3. Gobblers shut out Yoakum in District 26-4A contest 10 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Victoria Advocate

    ... times, walking three, hitting three batters and throwing 48 of his 106 pitches for balls. But he struck out five and Yoakum (6-5-1, 1-1) went 0 for 7 with runners in scoring position. "I guess I just really wasn't loose to start the game," LaFond ...

    Comment?

  4. Resilient Cuero scrapes past Yoakum 37 minutes ago YOAKUM - Cuero...Read the original story

    Tuesday | The Victoria Advocate

    The team has suffered illnesses and injuries, including a MCL strain to starting pitcher Audrey Simpson that caused her to miss games. In just her second game back from the injury Tuesday night, Simpson pitched a complete game in a 1-0 District 26-4A victory against Yoakum.

    Comment?

  5. Yoakum police looking for shooter 6 minutes ago Yoakum police are...Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Victoria Advocate

    Yoakum police are continuing their search for a shooter who fired at a home in the 200 block of Elk Street. Chief Karl Van Slooten said officers responded to a call of shots fired in the area about 2 p.m. Monday afternoon.

    Comment?

  6. Remembering dear old Golden Rule days 29 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... after two years of college. I was asked to take the primary grades at County Line on 682, just a few miles east of Yoakum. I answered an S.O.S. call from the school board trustees who had been searching since April for a replacement for the teacher ...

    Comment?

  7. Victoria East junior chews up competition in the ... an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... hardest." Calhoun's Williams won the 100- and 200-meter dashes. Gonzales' Williams won the 800- and 1,600-meter runs. Yoakum ran away with the boys team title. The Bulldogs scored 104 points. Cuero was second with 62 points, Calhoun was third with ...

    Comment?

  8. Death Notice for March 19, 2015 37 minutes ago Victoria County Beard, ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... uesday, March 17, 2015. Services are pending with Grace Funeral Home Goliad, 361-645-3216. BATES, EDITH MARIE, 75, of Yoakum, passed away on Sunday, March 15, 2015. Services are pending with Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home, 361-293-5656.

    Comment?

  9. Yoakum downs Gonzales in district opener 8 minutes ago YOAKUM -...Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Victoria Advocate

    "We're just really young," said Yoakum coach Bobby Nicholson. "We've got to take wins when they get to us and learn from the mistakes we make and accept the young things that happen."

    Comment?

  10. Death Notices for March 16, 2015 an hour ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 15 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... on Friday, March 13, 2015. Services are pending with Oaklawn Funeral Home, 361-782-2221. ORSAK, LILLIAN J., 92, of Yoakum, passed away on Sunday, March 15, 2015. Services are pending with Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home, 361-293-5656. STRNADEL, JOHN, 87, ...

    Comment?

  11. Death Notices for March 15, 2015 12 minutes ago Victoria County Beck, ...Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 14 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... ELLA MAE, 98, of Shiner, passed away on Friday, March 13, 2015. Services are pending with Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home, Yoakum, 361-293-5656. LIVINGSTON, NORA, 98, of Shiner, passed away on Friday, March 13, 2015. Services are pending with ...

    Comment?

  12. DeWitt, Goliad counties election filing an hour ago Filing for the...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... County Hospital District board - At-large, 2 to be elected, Richard Wheeler, Dr. John Frels. Both are incumbents. Yoakum Hospital District board - At-large, 3 to be elected, Robert Jacobs, 82, rancher; Larry Brandt, 69, retired; Ron M. White, 51, ...

    Comment?

  13. DeWitt County election filings 30 minutes ago Filing for the May 9...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... municipal court clerk; Mary Sheppard, retired school counselor; Donnie Garrison, former junior high principal. Yoakum Hospital District board - At-large, 3 to be elected, Robert Jacobs, 82, rancher; Larry Brandt, 69, retired; Ron M. White, 51, sales ...

    Comment?

  14. 7th grade boys place 1st in relaysRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Cuero Record, Cuero, Texas

    The Cuero Gobblers 7th grade boys track team competed at the Tom Tom Relays in Yoakum on March 5 and placed 1st with 129 points.

    Comment?

  15. Reader says thanks for providing correct information an hour ago...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | The Victoria Advocate

    Thank you to Anthony Warzecka, of Cuero, for providing the correct information about Father Charles Kram in his letter which ran on the Advocate's Viewpoints page on March 5. Indeed, Father Kram had poliomyelitis, which paralyzed him for life. The old Yoakum Hospital was his home where the sisters cared for him.

    Comment?

  16. Shiner senior more than just a teammate 26 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... She has worked as a cashier and a bagger at a local grocery store, and held an office job at Jahn Refrigeration in Yoakum. Currently, Hajek is working as a ranch hand for a local doctor in Shiner, where she takes care of cows and show horses by ...

    Comment?

  17. Harry Lee SchumacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | The Cuero Record, Cuero, Texas

    Harry Lee Schumacher, 69, of Cuero passed away Friday, March 6, 2015. He was born September 13, 1945 in Yoakum to the late Arthur and Elsie Schumacher.

    Comment?

  18. Cuero Livestock Show is Super Bowl of ag ... an hour ago Sherry...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... show draws mostly Cuero students, but the entire county is invited, with many exhibitors also coming from Yorktown, Yoakum and Westhoff, said Anthony Netardus, a DeWitt County agent for the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service. Exhibitors spend ...

    Comment?

  19. Blotter an hour ago Arrested VICTORIA - A 20-year-old Victoria man by ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... a warrant charging him with assault on a family member with previous conviction. VICTORIA - Josh Neuly Meyer, 33, of Yoakum, by deputies Tuesday on a Gonzales County warrant charging him with theft of property, and two DeWitt County warrants ...

    Comment?

  20. Death Notice for March 5, 2015 56 minutes ago Victoria County Norton, ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... on Wednesday, March 4, 2015. Services are pending with Grace Funeral Home, 361-573-4341. COCKROFT, FRANCES, 93, of Yoakum, passed away on Wednesday, March 4, 2015. Services are pending with Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home, 361-293-5656. GOELZER, DR. ...

    Comment?

Yoakum Job Listings
View or post Yoakum job listings on Topix.
Yoakum Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Yoakum from Topix.
Yoakum Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Yoakum on Topix.