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  1. Victoria County United Way joins state campaignRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    Victoria County United Way has received approval for the organization to be included in the 2014 State Employee Charitable Campaign.

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  2. Gardeners' Dirt: Seven sites to see on upcoming Victoria Garden TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    ... bloom in red and white and line brick walkways. Tickets may also be purchased from any Master Gardener. Call Victoria County Extension office at 361-575-4581 for ticket information or you can purchase tickets at and any garden either day of the ...

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  3. Pepper arrested on suspicion of assaulting man outside storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    ... causing serious bodily injury and obstruction or retaliation, both felonies, and is being held at the Victoria County Jail in lieu of a $100,000 bond. Because Sandoval is in a coma, his family remains in the dark about details of the attack and ...

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  4. commentsRead the original story

    Thursday | The Victoria Advocate

    Editor's note: Announcements of births in Victoria County are published as a free public service based on information from local hospitals.

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  5. Years ago for Sunday, Apr 20, 2014Read the original story

    Thursday | The Victoria Advocate

    ... the Uptown Theatre on Friday and is being presented through the cooperation of owner Rubin Frels. April 20 - Victoria County 4-H teams captured a fourth and a fifth place at College Station on Saturday in the District 10 livestock judging contests. ...

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  6. Victoria man faces federal charge of sexual exploitation of childrenRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... file hosting service, according to a complaint. The indictment was filed March 26, just days after a Victoria County grand jury indicted him on charges of aggravated sexual assault of a child, indecency with a child and six counts of possession or ...

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  7. Extension Agent: Grass-fed beef conference scheduled for May 29-30Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... at rmachen@ag.tamu.edu. For more information on this or other agricultural related topics, contact me at the Victoria County office of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service at 361-575-4581 or email pjmcguill@ag.tamu.edu. Peter J. McGuill is the ...

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  8. Blotter: Sheriff's deputies searching for two who bailed outRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Victoria Advocate

    Victoria County Sheriff's Office attempted to pull over a 2004 Ford F-250 southbound on U.S. Highway 59 early Tuesday morning when a plate check showed the vehicle was stolen, said Lt.

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  9. Veterans Affairs seek support from Victoria CountyRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | The Victoria Advocate

    County Judge Don Pozzi, a Vietnam veteran, would not promise financial support, but said he would personally support the VA in finding drivers.

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  10. Juveniles on probation learn they can make a differenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... service through April 19 by partnering with Keep Victoria Beautiful. They will adopt a location near the Victoria County Juvenile Service's Department in support of The Great American Cleanup. If there was one message that about 15 youths took away ...

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  11. jessicapriestRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... while intoxicated a second time. This appears to be the first misdemeanor DWI sentence handed down in Victoria County after the elected District Attorney made the decision to no longer offer plea bargains on those cases. BUT on April 2, the same day ...

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  12. Rio Grande City man caught with 274 pounds of marijuana in carRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... over near U.S. 59 on Wednesday on suspicion of a window tint violation on his four-door sedan. Garcia gave a Victoria County Sheriff's Office deputy consent to search his car, where a large amount of marijuana, weighing 274 pounds, was found in the ...

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  13. Corrections and ClarificationsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... we publish. To report any error or need for clarification, please call 361-574-1222. The total cost of the Victoria County capital murder case that pleaded out in March included attorneys fees, expert witnesses, investigative fees and other ...

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  14. Victoria AdvocateRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Victoria Advocate

    Editor's note: Announcements of births in Victoria County are published as a free public service based on information from local hospitals.

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  15. Gardeners' Dirt: If you plant it, they will come, and what a show it will beRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... lunch and drink. Topic covers "Drip Systems: Getting to the Root of Things," presented by Charlie Neumeyer, Victoria County Master Gardener. The Master Gardeners of Victoria County aim to educate the public on the marvels of nature through various ...

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  16. Thurmond Marshall remembered for compassion for communityRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... just in his spare time. In 2012, Marshall retired as a sergeant investigator after a 33-year career with the Victoria County Sheriff's Office. After playing football for Stroman High School and Texas A&I University, Marshall traveled to Detroit and ...

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  17. Officials remind Texans to drive smartRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... reminds drivers to slow down, stay alert and obey traffic signs to protect themselves and roadside workers. Victoria County Sheriff's Office deputies, Victoria Police Department officers and Department of Public Safety troopers joined the workers in ...

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  18. Advocate Editorial Board opinion: Debt can be good when planned properlyRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... people prefer to avoid. Unfortunately, in today's society, debt is often a necessary part of doing business. Victoria County voters will soon have another $6.5 million in debt through a bond issue meant to pay for improvements and renovation of some ...

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  19. Man arrested in Victoria drug raid identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | The Victoria Advocate

    Hoffman, 43, of Victoria, was arrested by deputies about 9 p.m. during a raid in the 1500 block of North DeLeon Street. The Victoria County Sheriff's Office blocked off the 300 block of East Guadalupe Street while serving a narcotics search warrant, said Sgt. Aaron Moeller.

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  20. Sheriff's deputies detain 1 in narcotics search warrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | The Victoria Advocate

    One man has been detained after a home in the 1400 block of North DeLeon Street was raided late Monday night. The Victoria County Sheriff's Office blocked off the 300 block of East Guadalupe Street while serving a narcotics search warrant, said Sgt. Aaron Moeller.

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