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  1. Series set on preventing, managing diabetes 36 minutes ago Texas A ...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Services will conduct a four-class series on preventing and managing diabetes, "Do Well, Be Well - with Diabetes," from 9 to 11 a.m. each Tuesday from Feb. 3 to Feb. 24 at the Victoria County Health Department Education Classroom, 2805 N. Navarro St. This program is designed to help people living with diabetes learn how to live healthy, be active and change the future of diabetes for themselves and their families. Guest speaker will be registered nurse Vanessa DeDear, a nurse educator with Texas AHEC East-Victoria Region.

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  2. Death Notices for January 25, 2015 an hour ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    SOLORIO, ISAIAS, 35, of Victoria, passed away on Friday, January 23, 2015. Services are pending with Grace Funeral Home, 361-573-4341.

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  3. Former DPS trooper indicted for tampering with records 34 minutes ago ...Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    A former Department of Public Safety trooper is accused of using a government database to create a fictitious traffic citation. Authorities also think he forged the signature of a Crossroads resident on the ticket on Feb. 17, according to an indictment released by the Victoria County District Attorney's Office.

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  4. Housing Authority theft case dismissed, could be filed ... 23 minutes ...Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    ... June 2004 to December 2013, writing 44 extra checks to herself in 2013, according to a complaint filed by Victoria County Sheriff's Office Investigator Randall W. Branecky. When Garza was interviewed by Branecky, she admitted to taking the money and ...

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  5. Death Notice for January 24, 2015 38 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Friday | The Victoria Advocate

    AUSTIN, BRANDON STYLES, 22, of Victoria, passed away on Thursday, January 22, 2015. Services are pending with Heritage Funeral Home, 361-578-3611.

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  6. Appreciation expressed, thanks given for Martin Luther King ... 52...Read the original story

    Friday | The Victoria Advocate

    There were many celebrations occurring throughout Victoria County commemorating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. this past week. We want to express our sincerest appreciation to the St. Peter's and the Mt.

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  7. Death Notice for January 23, 2015 an hour ago Victoria County Lee,...Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Victoria Advocate

    LEE, TSUI FENG "TRACY" CHIU, 56, of Victoria, passed away on Wednesday, January 21, 2015. Services are pending with Heritage Funeral Home, 361-578-3611. MIGURA, ELIZABETH JOAN, 75, of Victoria, passed away on Wednesday, 21, 2015. Services are pending with Colonial Funeral Home, 361-578-3535.

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  8. Death Notice for January 22, 2015 an hour ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Victoria Advocate

    INNOCENTI, GERALDINE "JERI", 78, of Victoria, passed away on Wednesday, January 21, 2015. Services are pending with Grace Funeral Home, 361-573-4341.

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  9. Elected officials see good, bad in president's address 4 minutes ago...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... between parties but warned that he'd veto some bills that reach his desk. Cris Gonzalez, chairman of the Victoria County Democratic Party, said the nation's economic recovery had everything to do with the president's and his team's efforts. "They ...

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  10. County commissioners approve Tanglewood House as polling place an...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Victoria Advocate

    The Victoria County Commissioners Court approved the Tanglewood House of Victoria's continued use as an election polling location Tuesday. A new voting location was called for in 2011 when redistricting split Tanglewood subdivision into two precincts, said George Matthews, elections administrator.

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  11. Death Notice for January 21, 2015 an hour ago Victoria County Bryant, ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Victoria Advocate

    BRYANT, ROSA LEE, 76, of Victoria, passed away on Sunday, January 18, 2015. Services are pending with Heritage Funeral Home, 361-578-3611.

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  12. County elections should be nonpartisan 2 hours ago Elected offices on ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Victoria Advocate

    Candidates should be able to run for election without declaring their party affiliation as candidates do for city council and school board. This issue became more apparent recently when long-serving Victoria County Tax Assessor-Collector Rena Scherer switched from the Democratic to the Republican Party.

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  13. Death Notice for January 20, 2015 41 minutes ago Victoria County Nix, ...Read the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | The Victoria Advocate

    NIX, EMORY DEAN, 72, of Victoria, passed away on Thursday, January 15, 2015. Services are pending with Rosewood Funeral Chapels, 361-573-4546.

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  14. Civilian Police Academy begins Feb. 3 32 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... a patrol officer. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age. They must also live, work, or own property in Victoria County. The class is limited to the first 20 participants (with an approved background check). The class is absolutely free. ...

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  15. Attempt to kill snake leads to burnt trailer 41 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... burn the snake, which caused the fire to spread on the property and eventually burned down the trailer, said Victoria County Fire Marshal Ronald W. Pray. No one hurt in the fire.

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  16. Death Notices for January 19, 2015 30 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 18 | The Victoria Advocate

    MCKEE, HOWARD M., 90, of Victoria, passed away on Saturday, January 17, 2015. Services are pending with Grace Funeral Home, 361-573-4341.

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  17. Officials: Domestic violence a community problem an hour from now Law ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... you're not protecting people. What you're doing is allowing for people to take advantage of the system," Victoria County Criminal District Attorney Stephen Tyler said. "How much is enough to protect the victim without creating other problems? You ...

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  18. Martin Luther King Day Holiday schedule 40 minutes ago Martin Luther...Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 17 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... recycling center is closed on Mondays. All city offices will be open. Transit will run regular routes. All Victoria County offices will be closed. City, county and state emergency services will continue to operate. Workforce Solutions-Golden ...

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  19. Death Notices for January 18, 2015 23 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 17 | The Victoria Advocate

    BOTT, GEORGIA L., 82, of Victoria, passed away on Friday, January 16, 2015. Services are pending with Rosewood Funeral Chapels, 361-573-4546. GONZALES, VINCENT, 47, of Yoakum, passed away on Saturday, January 17, 2015. Services are pending with Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home, 361-293-5656.

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  20. Man Charged in Deaths of Wife, 3 ChildrenRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | KRGV

    ... Sierra Camacho and 3-month-old Faith Camacho, had been stabbed. Jonathan Camacho has been booked into the Victoria County Jail with bonds totaling $4 million. Online jail records list no attorney for him. Calhoun County Sheriff George Aleman says ...

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